PopBucket writes: With this year’s E3 out of the way, it’s become very apparent that we won’t see a next generation console from Microsoft until at least 2013/14. Many seemed saddened by this fact, but personally, I’m not sure we’re actually ready to say goodbye to our old friend, Xbox 360.
There are a number of factors which lead us to believe that we won’t see a next generation Xbox (Xbox 720?) for quite some time. These range from the demand from developers, the cost of hardware to the more simple aspects, like what the market actually wants from a console. Put the kettle on and join us below as we speculate wildly on these issues.