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Electronic Arts Preps for PlayStation 4, Xbox One

GT: While Battlefield 4 will most likely be the best on PC in terms of visual quality, the game will be no sloth on PS4, as EA’s COO has confirmed to Fox Business News at Sony’s new PlayStation Headquarters in Silicon Valley. (PS4)

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Maddens Raiders  +   753d ago
Well this is quite assuring. Leaves no question how "monstrous" the 1st party games should be as well.
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mewhy32  +   753d ago | Well said
the first party games will be the best software on the market, just as it was with PS3. The power of the PS4 is simply amazing and devs around the world are praising it in comparison to the bone. Already got it preordered with killzone and extra ds4.
ZHZ90  +   753d ago
I am happy and glad that PS4 will be great.
black0o  +   753d ago
DiCE needs to release some gameplay on ps4 dev kit .. all we are seeing so far is PC version

and not to release a 2+ GB update on the launch day
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thechosenone  +   753d ago
BF4 will be playable on PS4 at TGS
AngelicIceDiamond  +   753d ago
I just notice the headline didn't match the elements in the video. Peter Moore never brought up BF4.

(Allformats SMH)

Either way, I'm excited.
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AlexanderNevermind  +   753d ago
"Monstrous'....I like the sound of that. I hope they don't gimp down the PS4 version to appease MS.
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superbhoy  +   753d ago
talking about bf4....all going well....whips out the tablet-facepalm
ion666  +   753d ago
i wonder how the ps3 and xbox360 versions looks like ,nobody dares speak of it. is thou graphics sucketh.
Syntax-Error  +   753d ago
Mewhy32 - Fanboy much?

Thechosenone - They already showed BF4 on PS4 and it looks like shit. It looks like current gen on next gen consoles
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Bolts  +   752d ago
In general if I didn't play a single exclusive from last gen I would be ok with that. First party games used to entice but now multiplats just dominate the gaming landscape.
lastdual  +   752d ago
Early PS3 days: Devs complained about the cell architecture, got called lazy and ignorant.

Early PS4 days: Devs praise Sony's new architecture, get called wise and honest.

...It's a little scary when corporations are able to garner the kind of zealous, single-minded devotion that is usually observed in religions.
abusador  +   753d ago
First party Sony games will set the visual benchmarks like thy did last gen due to the ps4 being superior to xbone by a good margin, however expect most third parties to gimp multiplats due to pressure by microsoft and bcus thy will be developing towards the least common denomintor bcus its cheaper and will allow parity through consoles. It is a big worry for ys gamers but thts just how game politics go.

Hopefully dice doesnt let us down.
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mkis007  +   752d ago
I expect as much as well, but I also expect the frame rate at the very least will be better on the ps4 versions. Visuals may be paired down, whatever, frame rate is something they really have to try to gimp, and I don't see them doing that. That really is all I care about; its the reason I bought a 360 this gen; so I could have the better versions of multiplatform games that were not on pc...(Red Dead)...oh ya also fallout3 and New Vegas because those games on pc crash like freaking crazy...but pc only gamers dare not talk about bugs and crashes.
monkeyDzoro  +   753d ago
What is funny about it is : MS has a huge partneship right now with EA but still, DICE devs are praising PS4 like holy Jesus instead of tha bone. LooL.
You know, when you do things right (PS4) it will always play in your favor.
LaChance  +   753d ago
Its Peter Moore at a PlayStation event. No Dice employees here in a 2000km radius.

Next time at least click on the link.
NoLongerHereCBA  +   753d ago
Exactly what LaChance says. She only asked about the playstation versions of games. This whole story has nothing to do with the Xbox One thus you can't use this to say that the PS4 outclasses the Xbox One.

Atleast watch the vid, before you come with a biased view.
BattleTorn  +   753d ago
Only on N4G does such a incorrect comment garner more agrees than disagrees.

Did you watch the video? And know who was talking?
Syntax-Error  +   753d ago
Where did this clown hear this? I didnt hear anything like that. That sounds completely made up. Are you like 17 years old nad trying to make yourself look cool? Link ONE just ONE article where developers at DICE said the prefer PS4 to Xbox One
monkeyDzoro  +   752d ago
LooL. People are getting mad here. Have you seen a gameplay footage of BF4 on X1 ? Nope. All gameplays people have seen so far were running on PCs or PS4 dev kits.
And DICE previously said that it's a pity X1 is not coming in Sweden at launch, then Swedish people will be buying PS4 instead.
Now looking at these you can clearly tell what console devs are supporting. While EA has a partnership with MS. Where the hell have you people seen in my comment I mention anything about this vid. This article was EA's BF4 made by DICE devs, and I just mention what DICE devs said before. Use your brains people, use your brains.
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Gster  +   753d ago
They could be mistaken for a Saints Row IV posse! :p
AngelicIceDiamond  +   753d ago
Can't wait PS4 will be beast.

Just wait until E3 2014 where Sony will announce its heavy hitters and new IP's, oh boy.
Lukas_Japonicus  +   753d ago
Good to know.

And please, no PC vs Console talk. Everyone will enjoy the game no matter which platform they buy it on.
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pyramidshead  +   753d ago
It's definitely been a good PS4 news day lol.
negative   753d ago | Trolling | show
ZHZ90  +   753d ago
@negative, how about you could get yourself a life. And enjoy your bowa of da clown on Xbone.
pyramidshead  +   753d ago
I don't know what's worse, your blatant insecurity regarding which system you've chosen to buy or the salt count in your post.

I think some people on here were expecting, or rather hoping, that Sony would repeat itself this console generation with another 'ps3-esc' console again and are disheartened by how much good news the PS4 has genuinely received since February.
Xsilver  +   753d ago
@negative so what does that make you, lol u say all that but you still find yourself on this site smh.
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titletownrelo  +   753d ago
everyday is a good day for SONY and the PS4 :D
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T2  +   753d ago
@negative - wow you come here trash every sony article, trash the site, consequently move to one bubble , and yet you hang around like the unwanted red-headed stepchild... it's actually becoming sad.
ThatCanadianGuy514  +   753d ago
I'm sorry, but what the actual fuvk is with that chicken and egg reference? It made absolutely Zero sense.

What a way to open.Stupidity right out of the gate.
Good news about BF4 tho.
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MonkeyNinja  +   753d ago
I think he was talking about how no one wants to buy a new console until there's games, but devs don't want to make games until there's a large user-base.

I personally don't agree with him, but I think that's what he was referring to.
EXVirtual  +   753d ago
Cool. Nice to know! At least they're putting in an effort. Can't wait to see what the PS4 will deliver in a few years.
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skydragoonity  +   753d ago
Every multi platform next gen will be monstrous on the ps4.
chrissx  +   753d ago
That's cool. I expect every multiplatform game to be "monstrous" on Ps4, not to mention the exclusives.
shahab91  +   753d ago
Lol man, so many positive news for ps4 today.
Majin-vegeta  +   753d ago
Lol man, so many positive news for ps4 since it's reveal.

Fixed it for you :).But I do agree with your original statement.
AceBlazer13  +   753d ago
Nice to hear.
user7402931  +   753d ago
superior console version confirmed
skydragoonity  +   753d ago
Ultra superior console at that.
user7402931  +   753d ago
goddamn right
monkeyDzoro  +   753d ago
Nope, let me correct it for you.
Ultimate console.
Crystallis  +   753d ago
Nope, the Legendary Console.
sAVAge_bEaST  +   753d ago
the most Epic Console, Ever.
Sirlancealot  +   753d ago
I don't trust DICE or EA. Their word means not a thing to me. He was not direct he said that BF4 will be monstrous on PS4. I need to see the game running on the PS4, not the PC not anything else. Plus I don't want the system to be gimmped by the shortcomings of xbox1. It better be noticeably better on the PS4 not less and not equal. No excuses, DONE.
Elit3Nick  +   753d ago
You realize that this was said by Sony at the Sony event, not DICE...
BattleTorn  +   753d ago
Let the kids fap
Elit3Nick  +   753d ago
there's already a river flowing from this site
Sirlancealot  +   753d ago
That was EA buddy not Sony. EA said this. I just was referring to both EA and DICE because DICE made earlier statements about the game not being inferior on consoles.
Hazmat13  +   753d ago
cant wait to play the storyline looks intense!
TheSsus  +   753d ago
Hopefully it's good all the way though. What's been shown looks promising.
HeyImBen11  +   753d ago
user7402931  +   753d ago
current gen? that sucks
Lukas_Japonicus  +   753d ago
Beyond 2 Souls
brettyd  +   753d ago
Can't wait for this game, love BF3 but it doesn't run all that great on ps3. Day 1 with my ps4.
mafiahajeri   753d ago | Off topic | show
okmrman  +   753d ago
cant wait for ps4 to come out
i was on the fence

but my mind has been made up

i might get the xbox one maybe a year later though
mafiahajeri  +   753d ago
This is how Jack Trenton Stared at Peter Moore when the reporter asked him to pick sides...

JunioRS101  +   753d ago
Launch bundle what up
younglj01  +   753d ago
I have an feeling The PS4 version will become the standard when it comes to consoles...
Ulf  +   753d ago
No, the PSXB4One version will. You know they will be basically identical, no matter what strengths each hardware platform may have.

EA, nor any 3rd party, will spend (read: waste) extra money to make one console version "more special", when they don't want to endanger their business relations with both MS and Sony in the first place, let alone make less profit by spending MORE money on just ONE version, just so they can... what? Hurt the sales of the other version? That's stupid.

It's in their (publishers) best interest to keep them as close as possible, as the fiercest competition between HW manufacturers yields them better/more competitive business deals with them, via the nature of capitalism.

Publishers are fanboys of money, not any particular HW manufacturer or player base.
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mattdillahunty  +   752d ago
It's nice to see that somebody on this site has a clue how multiplats are going to turn out next gen. Devs aren't going to waste time or money making one version look 0.1% better just to make fanboys happy. Don't get your hopes up.
Fireseed  +   753d ago
I'm sorry but listening to Moore try and explain the games industry to Fox nearly made me projectile vomit XP
stuff  +   753d ago
How does so many of you miss the fact that by saying "monstrous" he was referring to sales?
Convas  +   753d ago
Allformats bent the title to attract a certain class and suit his agenda.

60% of the folk in here did not even watch video.
TheRealHeisenberg  +   753d ago
Lol, let them have their moment.
BattleTorn  +   753d ago
And the only reason he said "PS4" was because the question was posed "what do you expect PS4 gamer will want"
Azfargh  +   753d ago
Actually the man didn´t say anything, really...

Just a small comment on what he wanna us to believe it will be.
Pure good old marketing lie.

And I do hope I´m wrong.
Angerfist  +   753d ago
And it should be!! PS4 is probably max settings for BF4, i am mindblown if they fuck it up.
creepjack  +   753d ago
LMAO, BF4 will not be running at max setting on the PS4. Everybody needs to seriously temper yheir expectations here. The PS4 isn't all that powerful. More powerful than the Xbox One maybe, but truth be told it's already behind when it comes to current high end tech, and it's not even out yet.
WeaseL  +   753d ago
Peter Moore has mellowed out since he left MS, wonder if the same will happen to Don Mattrick
N4GBeVerySmart   753d ago | Spam
BattleTorn  +   753d ago
Reporter: "What games, or what type of games, do you expect PS4 gamers to want from EA"

EA: "For shooters, Battfield 4's launch will be monsterous on PS4"

N4G: "superior console version confirmed"

Me: 0_o
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XboxFun  +   753d ago
And yet I get insulted on the regular for being a MS "PR" spokesperson.
Elit3Nick  +   753d ago
You get downvotes just because the people here know you, but I have absolute respect for you because you stick just to xbox articles, you don't go troll on PS article like the fanboys do with xbox articles. If every loyal fan can be like you, this site wouldn't be such a joke.
creepjack  +   753d ago
This site has become the beacon for idiocracy on the internet.
NeloAnjelo  +   753d ago
EA is preparing for Next Gen by giving us Micro Transactions.
Queasy  +   753d ago
Watching this Fox News woman try to talk games is painful. In a segment with Jack Tretton yesterday she held up a DualShock 3 and called it the "hand operating things" before saying the PS4 will read hand and facial motions.


<smh> No sweetheart, that's the Xbox One that reads hand and facial motions.
Vip3r  +   753d ago
After she said "Hand Operating thing", she should be mentioning anything gaming related ever again.
xKugo  +   752d ago
Quite perplexing to know that we still have NO information whatsoever of the Xbox One version of BF4. The only news about the Xbone version is the fact that it was running on hidden PCs playing the game with a Xbox One controller at the Microsoft booth. Xbox fans should be concerned...
DivineAssault  +   752d ago
Fox news doing a piece on nx gen EA titles with PS logos everywhere.. PS4 seems to be the center stage in the media involving nx gen.. Anyway, EA is a mega AAA company that isnt going anywhere.. IDK but it seems that EA ruined some of my favorite dev studios.. Bioware took a nosedive with mass effect imo.. It no longer felt like a rpg to me.. More of a casual shooter with minor rpg elements
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GraveLord  +   752d ago
Hopefully the XBone version of BF4 doesn't hold back the PS4 version too much.

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