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Killzone: Shadow Fall Announced for PlayStation 4

Steven writes: "It has been an amazing journey for us so far, being offered the opportunity to be a launch title for the new PlayStation, and the subsequent mild panic to figure out how to best handle all of that." (Killzone: Shadow Fall, PS4)

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Pandemic  +   767d ago
Those graphics looks phenomenal...
Fyflin  +   767d ago
I have to admit, I didn't expect the jump from KZ3 to be quite THAT big!
Enemy  +   767d ago
Sucker Punch's new game being shown OMGGGG


Killzone Shadowfall, inFamous: Second Son, Knack, Driveclub, how are we already seeing this many exclusives revealed?


All footage is blurry as hell so far, ugh, can't see sh*t

Edit: Quantic Dream's presentation showing CGI quality 3D models running on the PS4 and it is scary

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LOL_WUT  +   767d ago
I got a little confused who's planet where they on?
theBAWSE  +   767d ago
He played it in real time aswell

this def was for the skeptics after the ps3 killzone demo
Temporary  +   767d ago
Infamous Second Son!!! Killzone! AHHHH
SilentNegotiator  +   767d ago
I thought "target video...sigh", but then they started shooting. That definitely looked like raw gameplay.
morganfell  +   767d ago
LOL - they are on Vekta - Helghan rebels are infiltrating. Looks amazing.
SuperLupe  +   767d ago
To be honest it looked good but ... doesnt seem next gen impressive like. Maybe its just te quality of the vid but I wasnt blown away like KZ2 reveal blew me away. Or maybe its the fact that it just looked like another great graphics shooter.

I know its the 1st PS4 games but for the moment It's a bit underwhelming.

THe most impressive of the first 4 reveals was the new Infamous.

EDIT: to be honest Im going to bed, its 01:20 AM overhere (Paris) and Im just too tired, cant take it anymore lol. I hope when I wake up at 7am I'll see that Sony dropped some megatons (new FF game, Agent, GT5, whatever :) )
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whoyouwit04  +   767d ago
those graphics look ok still not up to par with crysis 3 like I said. now I have seen enough of the ps4 already to know that I will be picking one up day one but there is no big graphics leap and you people need to be real.
ThatXboxGuy  +   767d ago
PC gamers lol.I see your chins quivering!
darthv72  +   767d ago
it looks good...
I like the continuation of the story now on a brighter planet. It will showcase the new lighting the system is capable of.

I cant help but think if the same results could be done on the existing ps3 though. Maybe the finer details not so much but the lighting and bloom effects almost seem possible.

Either way, ps4 will be in my collection once it launches as will this game.
AlphaTauri  +   767d ago
Looks great! C'mon, I at least expected a PS4 Killzone to be that big of a graphical jump considering the PS3 is almost 7 years old and the PS4 is no doubt of much better design and approach for developers to harness it's power.
Septic  +   767d ago
Visuals were astonishing! Jaw on the floor material.
TAURUS-555  +   767d ago
KZ4 is a mustbuy now...day one for me.
killcycle  +   766d ago
TheGamerDood  +   766d ago
The PS4 is a f'ing beast! All the social/sharing aspects are amazing! The hardware though...8GB DDR5...they just crushed the next xbox, they will not have anything that can compete with this animal.

The unreal engine guys are gushing over the new hardware & 8GB of ram on GT right now. lol Also the demo was running in real time. :O
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Computersaysno  +   766d ago
I think it looked ok. I mean i think Driveclub was more impressive graphically.

I will openly admit I am a PC gamer and at the risk of taking a serious bashing in the middle of a PS4 loving frenzy, Killzone SF doesn't really look better than a nice looking PC shooter around now, like BF3 on ultra, or Metro 2033 maxed, or Crysis 2/3 maxed on PC. In other words it doesn't blow away existing PC titles on good PC hardware.

I saw the stream and watched the facebook video now too for better quality.

That is to say yeah it looks quite pretty, but my mind wasn't exactly blown like the first time I saw Elder Scrolls Oblivion or Gears of war. I am conditioned to that sort of ballpark of visuals already on PC.

There is still so much time to improve on the quality however, i mean it is still at an early stage no doubt. Driveclub really impressed me the most, because the car models are up there with Project CARS, and that isn't technically completed either until late this year.

In that game it certainly seemed like it would be a better match for what PC can do now.

In the meantime I am sure Guerrilla games are beavering away with the hardware probably final hardware and extracting as much from it as they can.
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Ju  +   766d ago
The Helgan didn't just infiltrate Vekta. See the wall at the end? This was a divided city (and he mentioned Berlin). The "wall" is what divides the city why he had to jump of to not end up on the Helgan side. Also the - what are they called - those drones at the end were Helgan.

Interesting conflict. Vektans and Helgans on their home planet. Can be after KZ3 or before. Either before they kicked out are after they came back. Looks more like after KZ2 when they started the invasion in Vekta (same Vektan base ships).

People say that this is not a graphics leap need to get their eyes checked. You must have impaired vision. Are you guys for real?

BTW: notice all the reflections and transparency in that scene? That's just f..cking expensive to do. This is a massive leap.
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Bobertt  +   766d ago
Did i have a shitty stream or just didn't play KZ3 in a while? Shadowfall looks great but not that much better than KZ3 to me. All the games were good looking but only a little better than PS3 graphics in my opinion. I was more impressed with the size of the games and gameplay. To me it looks like they will focus more on gameplay than graphics. The demo of the old man's head was awesome but i wouldn't expect that for a few years until developers get used to ps4. New features were awesome tho, but unfortunately somethings probably will never come true like with ps3 reveal.
Skip_Bayless  +   767d ago
Can't wait to see it outside of the confines of an online stream.
mandf  +   767d ago
Once again consoles pushing pc's. Things change and Windows is now holding back the pc because of optimization. Unbelievable. graphics resolution isn't everything if it's a plugged pixel without added detail.
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Just_The_Truth  +   767d ago
I know its not kill zone but did they fucking change cole(infamous) again!!

Doomedx-Good cole died but if you watch the credits his casket is struck by lightning on the boat.
Also evil turned into the beast and has the ability to give people powers now & travel to different deminsions(good Coles). Going back to the first game where the beast just suddenly appeared.

I think the guy on stage said cole should get the best entrance award aswell.
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DoomeDx  +   767d ago
Did you even play Infamous?

Cole is dead.
Temporary  +   767d ago
aquamala  +   767d ago
and what's up with not calling them Infamous 3 and Killzone 4?
LOGICWINS  +   767d ago
^^To differentiate them completely from past titles. Both games seem to have new protagonists.
one2thr  +   767d ago
Well once you introduce the element of time travel, a story(line) can go an any direction...

What's to say, that this new protagonist isn't from a different future?...
Eazy-Eman  +   767d ago
Dude, It's called Infamous: Second Son
He's bound to be a new character
showtimefolks  +   767d ago
and i was told don't expect a big jump in Graphics

sony is showing E3 level conference 3-4 months before E3 so really can't wait to see what they will do for encore


i am glad they didn't totally overlook the fact Cole dies in Infamous 2 so i am very excited

newer hero means newer powers so look at the positives, we played with cole's powers for 2 games now something new
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Just_The_Truth  +   767d ago
Cole didn't die and they never completed Coles story. If you look at the first game evil cole invades good Coles world and that's way Kessler goes back in time etc. etc. ill be annoyed if they throw that history out the window. The least they can do is reference it in the new game if that is a new protagonist.

I just read a comment that suggested it was Coles brother. I guess he was mentioned in the second game but I don't remember. It would explain why he seem to have the same powers in a way. Plus evil cole is just handy out powers so we'll see.
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showtimefolks  +   767d ago

we know next to nothing about story and character

maybe its still cole
maybe its a prequel or sequel
maybe its set in infamous world under a different character
maybe its infamous story from a different prospective

so i am glad sony is showing so much yet we still don't know a lot of these games. I am glad Infamous series continue, its one of my favorite
Reverent  +   766d ago
Lol and Crytek was crying about how they are the "Greatestz graphicz creatorsz evur!!" Haha, enjoy that humble pie, Crytek.
Conzul  +   766d ago
It's pretty obvious that the "Second Son" is Cole's brother. He's only mentioned once in the series.

If I recall correctly, it's in inFamous 2, the evil mission when you get Nix her new pets. She asks Cole if he has any family, and he reveals that he has a brother that he hasn't kept up with.
Ju  +   766d ago
I mean "First Son" certainly points to a new generation. Cole being the first (and original) generation. He basically created himself - by accident; and is the creator of a new evolution, with this new guy being the "First Son". Does this make too much sense for you guys? Shouldn't be that hard to figure out.
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Godmars290  +   767d ago
If they're true in-game. Have to have my doubts.

Not that it matters since I'm an RPG fan.
deadfrag  +   767d ago
playstation4 seems to be always online,and no more phisical discs.Could this be true?
Godmars290  +   767d ago
By the look things Sony's trying to give you reason to have the PS4 always online, but hopefully games will be playable off.
Root  +   767d ago
This looks AMAZING


Is this Killzone 4...because not getting to find out who came out of the pod at the end of Killzone 3 is going to tick me off
r21  +   766d ago
Hopefully we get some clarification on that. Im guessing this take place years after KZ3 with the Vektans thinking the Helghans were all dead. Now in this game, its their turn to attack and surprise the ISA.
Ju  +   766d ago
My best guess it's between KZ2 and 3. KZ3's story ends on the Helgast planet which basically got abandoned by the Helgast when they left their homeworld after KZ2 to invade Vekta. So, my best guess is, they made it back but didn't quite "conquer" the whole world; so they got parts of it but not all (see the "divided city" - which sure wasn't the case in KZ2 - there were no Helgast on Vekta. And in KZ1 the tech was not that advanced - in KZ1 Vektans won the war and the Helgast flew into exil).
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weap0nx  +   766d ago
Looks like PS3 to me I see no difference at all.
Jason143  +   766d ago
DOF-Bloom-Full screen AA- direct x 11. mid range pc. looked good. Phenomenal it is not
AngelicIceDiamond  +   766d ago
Right here folks 0_0 http://www.youtube.com/watc...


At this point Sony has to deliver now, Killzone HAS to look like this and other AAA 1st party exclusive. Titles please deliver Sony.
MrDead  +   767d ago
I think that was the most amazing thing I've ever seen in gaming history.

..........now I've just seen the new Infamous.... I've just exploded, get the mop.

Edit@ the disagrees please post something better so I can go get that game.
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LOGICWINS  +   767d ago
Don't speak too soon. The conference isn't over yet lol
SilentNegotiator  +   767d ago
Your face even melted!!
kneon  +   766d ago
Didn't you get the memo? You were supposed to put on a pair of depends before the conference started :)
remanutd55  +   767d ago
fack take my freaking money NOW!!!!!!!!
NateCole  +   767d ago
I am Sony. Give me your money.
solidjun5  +   767d ago
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Slient Knight 9  +   767d ago
I like the cold war theme gives killzone fresh start story wise.
VitaOwner  +   767d ago
Wow that game looks Amazing, I want it now!! I wonder if it will work with killzone mercenary for ps vita in someway
Convas  +   767d ago
Can't tell if CGI or actual gameplay.

If that game looks like that real-time on PS4, the next 5-7 years of console life are going to be glorious!
raytraceme  +   767d ago
you didn't think it was gameplay? Also game had a little draw distance issues in the beginning. Guess what it's most likely alpha footage and real gameplay :D Sooooo Hyped!!!
kenshiro100  +   767d ago
...That was running real time.
Ron_Danger  +   767d ago
There was a guy standing on stage playing it
shikamaroooo  +   767d ago
There was someone playing onstage so In game
tigertron  +   767d ago
I'm throwing money at the screen but nothing is happening!!!!
Sevir  +   767d ago
Lord have Mercy
Driveclub by Evolution Studios looks inFUCKINsane!!!
nevin1  +   767d ago
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Temporary  +   767d ago
It took racing to a new level. I love the social aspects of it, squad racing.
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nevin1  +   767d ago
Live Streaming sucks because the quality isn't good.
Sandmano  +   767d ago
Im stopping Im gonna watch it tomorrow in HD without lag its 3 am here so yeah itl spoil the expeience but from what I saw of Killzone was jaw dropping!! People wanted colour well there you go!! It looks like Vekta is being attacked by the Helghan!! Soo excited!!! ALL HAIL THE HELGHAST!!!
Tony-Red-Grave  +   767d ago
I am not even watching it. I will watch the rerecording since the streaming make my lappy act slow and choppy..
TheFallenAngel  +   767d ago
Not a fan of killzone but this looks amazing! the graphics! the colors! everything! amazing!
Crystallis  +   767d ago
Omg!! My eyes are bleeding!! Insane visuals!
nigelp520  +   767d ago
ambientFLIER  +   766d ago
A next gen console made by Microsoft. Yet to be officially unveiled.
a_bro  +   767d ago
and that game is a launch title. tell me how thats not a system seller.
Old McGroin  +   767d ago
Didn't hear that mentioned but hope it is!
aquamala  +   767d ago
I don't think they said these are launch titles, more like previews
Conzul  +   766d ago
Eh, you better believe they're gonna be launch titles.
Reverent  +   766d ago
I think it's a safe bet to say that they will at least launch very much near the launch window of the PS4.
kenshiro100  +   767d ago
...My God, those graphics.
megamanX2  +   767d ago
it looks just like current gen.... i wonder how much money they are going to charge for this minimal leap in visuals.
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Ron_Danger  +   767d ago
Those bubble are gonna go fast... Enjoy them while you have 2
Snookies12  +   766d ago
It's not really his fault, some people honestly can't tell differences in visuals past a certain point. First off my friend, this is nowhere near full resolution. Meaning you cannot even comprehend what it looks like in full HD. Second, did you not see the tech demo of the million little blue thingies dropping down on a town? Do you understand how amazing that is to see live and without any sort of slowdown? Just how much can be done with this new hardware? These are also only PREVIEWS. They're not even full games yet, and to make things even better, they're FIRST GEN PS4 titles. Meaning years down the road, they'll only get better and better looking.

Graphically, I don't even think my gaming rig that cost me $1,300 US Dollars would be able to play these games at high settings (much less max). The minimal leap in graphics as you call it, is a quantum leap over what the PS3 and 360 were capable of within their first 4-5 years of being available.
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lovegames718  +   767d ago
It was actual gameplay he was playing in background and manipulating xmb.

There goes the arguments of the hsters lol "Oh it wont be a big leap and will redemble wiiu graphics" Once again Sony comes through and haters are dying inside alot
BLKxSEPTEMBER  +   767d ago
I think bf 3 ultra settings looks better. I saw framerate issues also. So far I'm impressed with the system but not the games.
one2thr  +   767d ago
Comparing a finished title to a game thats still in its "Alpha" state?...

Yeah, there's nothing wrong with that /s...
BLKxSEPTEMBER  +   766d ago
im sure KZ4 will look great but some people on here seem to think KZ 4 will look better than crysis 3 when clearly it wont. I dont think it will surpass BF3 visually. Its my opinion which shouldnt effect yours
BigStef71  +   767d ago
Looks absolutely stunning!!! Guerrilla Games always innovates in Graphics
HappyWithOneBubble  +   767d ago
@Zimmermangraph411 Go play your stupid Crysis 3 on max settings then.

Killzone Shadowfall looks amazing.
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ceballos77mx  +   767d ago
Hes probably starting a petition to bring them to PC.
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ApolloTheBoss  +   767d ago
Infamous SECOND SON FTW!!!
Sevir  +   767d ago
Infamous:Second Son
I can't wait. I'm buying at launch
maniacmayhem  +   767d ago
Hmmm, I'm not going to be fooled by another Killzone promo again.
It did look very good, but did anyone see that new InFamous??

So a new Protagonist for InFamous? Don't know how I feel about this. More than likely Cole will be in it as a second character or maybe ...the antagonist!! Or maybe the second player!!
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silvacrest  +   767d ago
i dont see how anyone could be fooled, the cinematics transitioned straight into gameplay
maniacmayhem  +   767d ago
So did the last Killzone trailer from the now famous E3 event.
silvacrest  +   767d ago
okay i did not know that but like others have said, there was a guy on stage playing the game

although its possible i doubt sony would put him there just for show
kenshiro100  +   767d ago
Don't listen to maniac. That was running real time.
Sugreev2001  +   767d ago
KZ4 looked absolutely gorgeous.
NateCole  +   767d ago
It's Christmas + New year roll into 1. Way to go Sony. Amazing.
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silvacrest  +   767d ago
looks so good even on a low quality stream, cant wait
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plaZeHD  +   767d ago
Ok, I can't breath.
Plagasx  +   766d ago
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