Submitted by EXVirtual 675d ago | news

Shuhei Yoshida Calls Rich Of ReviewTechUSA's Recent Video 'So Stupid' Twice

Shuhei Yoshida calls Rich Of ReviewTechUSA's recent video about the PS4 and Xbox One launch disaster 'So stupid' (Industry, PS4)

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black0o  +   675d ago | Well said
can someone post a link to that video .. thx

wall said Mr Yoshida
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Septic  +   675d ago | Well said
You'd be better off drinking 5 litres of bleach. That video is just ridiculous.

Well..you asked for it:

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black0o  +   675d ago
it's was the one from that article ..:S I couldn't keep wasting time on it and I'm amaze by the comments there ..

some ppl are believing this nonsense :O
cleft5  +   675d ago | Well said
Good on Yoshida for saying it like it is. Overly dramatic, click based crap like this is why Sony or Microsoft doesn't include a lot of Youtube people in their press reviews for their console. Seriously, this is just so stupid.
Thehyph  +   675d ago
Maybe that guy figured it all out.

Maybe back when I had a 33.6 modem the games looked like crap because of my bad network connection!

Oh wait, nope. It's because it was 1997.
Kenshin_BATT0USAI  +   675d ago | Well said
So according to this video online infrastructure affects the resolution of a game that you can potentially play the offline portion of...? Anyone else thinking his 'birds' is just another word for his ass?
Gamingcapacity  +   675d ago
If the update will disable DRM then all the data files will still be on the launch console for somebody to expose. If they planned DRM it will come out. I'd be surprised id anybody finds anything.

Also if they did plan DRM like MS, I thought that you could use the console without being online and without the update. Can somebody confirm/debunk this? If it can then we already have the answer to if the day one update disables DRM.
EXVirtual  +   675d ago | Well said
You're telling me.
There are articles from February consisting of interviews from Mark Cerny and Shuhei Yoshida that the PS4 wouldn't include DRM. Why would Sony lie to the masses at E3, the biggest gaming event of the year? Yoshida even said that you don't need to connect to the internet to play the PS4 and you don't need a day one patch. Plus, the patch is only 300MB, much smaller than the update MS has (not hating on MS either, RTU is spreading BS all around).
If COD Ghosts is running at 720p because of network problems, then why are we getting KZSF as a launch title running at 1080[ native.
There's so much melodramatic FUD un that video, it's ridiculous.
Rich continuously spreads FUD and dumbass predictions. It's all hate with him. He even says mobiles will kill off consoles.
I'm glad Shuhei responded to this when he was asked, because otherwise, even more people would believe that stupid video.
Then he's like
'All companies care about is money' At the beginning of the video: 'This video was brought to you by Gamersgate.'
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Xsilver  +   675d ago
So this idiot just said that the COD will be gimped to 720p on PS4/Xone because of online WTF -__- what am i watching and sad thing is he said these are from his reliable sources faceplam with a baseball bat
I'm done http://i.imgur.com/6CVCYj1....
MELMAN26  +   675d ago
While the video gets a little far fetched, you have to admit that their is definitely something weird going on with these consoles.
Hatsune-Miku  +   675d ago
Definitely something weird with consoles we dont have yet so we should believe any negatives from anyone on the Internet. The video is full of pure stupidity that doesnt make sense. There are too many things to discredit so just discredit everything

e-beggar e-beggar

I can't wait for ps4 on day one.
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BuLLDoG909  +   675d ago
funny thing is, shu responding is giving that vid thousands of hits it wouldnt of got.

the vid is clearly trying to cash in for the hits, and the guys source is his own asshole.
n4rc  +   675d ago
Anyone can make up an anonymous source....

You'd think every single hardware maker and game developer had employees willing to risk their jobs to provide some idiot youtubber or forum troll inside info with nothing to gain
DragonKnight  +   675d ago
I called bullsh*t on that video the second I heard him say Microsoft's network wasn't ready. I'm no MS fan as all of you know, but Microsoft would sooner be caught dead than have their most important not be ready for launch. MS put everything they have into Live, there is absolutely no way they'd EVER let it falter with so much riding on it.

Then the icing on the cake was when Rich tried to say that Sony's patch is to disable DRM, something they've said since BEFORE the MS blowout that they didn't have.

Absolute utter nonsense.
PSjesus  +   675d ago
my eyes
NukaCola  +   675d ago
How does the internet affect the graphics of a single player campaign? Rhis all seem really stupid.
jujubee88  +   675d ago
Damn it Rich! Have quality control over your content!

Actually, he was starting to be one of my fav yt personalities. This video is just an appeal to emotion.. why do you have "please share" in the title of your video rich? You have never done that to your vid titles before. (To my knowledge)

This is troubling and I worry about the person behind the content. I hope he's not thinking of going into siding with fanboy mentality (bc a lot of his stuff talks about eliminating illogical biases when it comes to gaming).....

edit: I hope he takes down the video and uploads and updated one just to save himself from any further embarrassment.
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UltimateMaster  +   675d ago
He's generally a good guy.
But he got force fed false misleading information that got him in this mess.

He made a great reviews of the 2DS and the Vita.
and I would agree with everything he said in those videos.

This video he just made just came out of nowhere.

We already knew you had to keep the PS3 Disc for the PS4 to work the game. It was on their blog.
It would have been too easy, you would've have just rented the game then purchase the PS4 version for 10$ + 4$ (rental).

It certainly gave him some publicity in some regards.
Not good publicity, but more people got to notice him.

I'm guessing these "so-called sources" did not wanted to post that information on their Youtube Channel because they would've gotten the heat that Rich just got.
And I bet they never will post that information because they won't want to "damage" their own reputation.
Poor Rich got used as a scape-goat.
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Deadpoolio  +   675d ago
Holy crap that's the dumbest video I've ever watched...Good god someone on youtube obviously wanted some attention....He does realize that the "update" is 300mb right. Just like the standard day one enabling MP like every game on the planet
finbars75  +   675d ago
I agree with you on on that one,the problem is I didnt have any bleach so my curiousity got the better of me and my god my ears where bleeding after listneing to him spew on and on about"well thats what I heard" every second.Its almost like he likes to listen to himself talk over and over like a broken record.Unfortunatley his information sounds as credible as a 10 year old watching sesame street and thinking Oscar the grouch is real.I dont think we have anything to worry about other then a few little kinks you get at any launch of any game or console.
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iamnsuperman  +   675d ago
I actually cannot believe what I just watched. It is lunacy from both Xbox One and PS4 negative news

What makes things even more stupid is the author of the video is deleting comments point out the stupidity (stay classy rich)
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Veneno  +   675d ago
His source is HipHop Gamer.
Mister_G  +   675d ago
Killzone Shadowfall, 1080p @ 60fps in multiplayer. Just saying :)
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Muerte2494  +   675d ago

COD:GHOST is native 1080p/60fps for both multiplayer and single player on PS4. Xbox One single player is 1080/30fps and multiplayer 720p/60fps. Jeremy Conrad via neogaf.
mistertwoturbo  +   675d ago
I just drank 5 litres of bleach and feel great.

After I watched that video, I puked all the bleach out.
johndoe11211  +   675d ago
I gotta hand it to rich, He's done something that I never dreamed was possible. He got both ps4 and xbox fans to come together in a post on n4g and unite in agreeing with each other on one thing, he's a moron.
come_bom  +   675d ago
If the video is true or not, i don't know... but did anybody really expect Shuhei Yoshida to confirm that the video was true?

There is one thing about the video that's true... No corporation (Sony, Microsoft or Nintendo) give a sh*t about the users... what they want is positive PR and make the most money they can. Who believes otherwise is very naive.
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FamilyGuy  +   675d ago
This is probably the third video I've ever watched from that rich guy and I've had disdain for all of them. This one was by far the worst though.

At the February reveal, or immediately after it, Sony officials were asked about DRM and from the very start they said "It'll work the same way it works today", "It's up to the devs/publishers if they want to add it with things similar to the online pass".

Even if Sony did have DRM they definitely weren't "reacting to MS getting negative feedback about it". They said "No" well before the X1 was ever announced. On top of that we "don't have to download the day 1 patch to play our games". PS4 games will work without ever connecting to the internet.

The other thing that annoys me is that he keeps claiming the PS4 would've been "$499" with the camera bundled. That makes no sense whatsoever as the camera and PS4 together only add up to $460. In all scenarios the PS4 would have been less expensive while superior in technology.

The whole resolution relating to online structure and online network "being in shambles" is plain ridiculous all on its own. Killzone SF is 1080p 60fps online, yet "DriveClub, The Crew and Watch_Dogs were delayed because of a poor online network"?
Worst of all he's saying everything in a matter-of-fact tone.

Yosh: "So stupid"

Yeah, I agree.
LonDonE  +   675d ago
NO its because the video is STUPID and RETARDED! how can resolution of a game or graphics have anything to do with network infrastructure? the guy made so many dumb comments in the video and totally killed his credibility and he just regurgitated what he read online without any research and now must pay the price! he doesn't have any sources, he talking nonsense and is a total laughing stock now! he is a supposed core gamer, who games on pc and consoles like me and most core gamers, and yet fails to understand fundamental basic things about how games and games consoles work!

Seriously how on earth does making the game in 720p effect the network? the graphics are rendered locally in the console gpu and are not rendered in a cloud farm and then sent to the ps4, so how on earth can network problems determine resolution? even ,my wife know better and laughed when she heard the video! he makes outlandish claims with no facts to back it up!

Even if Sony has drm in place like xbox1, the fact is they removed it before anyone was any wiser adter seeing the shit storm by gamers, but Microsoft still tried to pull it off, which i repeat would have made gaming worse off for us the consumers! its because Sony didn't follow m$ that forced Microsoft to do a 180! the pre order numbers spoke volumes! this is fact, so irrelevant of Sony alleged drm the fact is they didnt go through with it, while xbox tried to force it on us just like kinnect! and only changed policy after PS4 was handing their ass to them!

I own and Game on all platforms, but after having a total of 7 xbox 360s red ring on me, and now this drm kinnect crap, i just cannot support a company as greedy as Microsoft and so for the first time i will not be buying all platforms at launch, and instead will make do with my wii u, gaming pc, and ps4! I love nintendo but lately some of the decisions they have made have realy ticked me off, i still support them because i love them, but one thing i can say in my opinion is that Sony has always put the core gamers first, and its why i love them and support them also!

Seriously you guys can thumb whore me down all you want,but i keep it real, its my opinion, and as adults we are allowed to differ in them! next thing i know some loser will most likely comment on my grammar because he has nothing of any value to say, who cares this is the internet! i speed type, and so make mistakes, as long as the reader gets the point of it, its fine!
guitarded77  +   675d ago
It reminds me of some Alex Jones conspiracy theories.
nosferatuzodd  +   675d ago
mr yoshida you're my hero
Eonjay  +   675d ago
He is wrong. Xbox's online isn't in shambles and a bad network connection WOULD NOT cause a game to run in 720P. Also, DRM would not cause network issues. Also, Sony announced that no on physical media months before the reveal.

Plus we ALREADY KNOW that Ghost is 1080p on PS4 so, his "sources" are late and wrong.
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Ju  +   675d ago
This guys just committed publicity suicide. Total BS. Couldn't even finish the video. While I had the feeling he almost started off with something he totally lost it on the way. This is so ridiculous. Not even funny.
ThanatosDMC  +   675d ago
I stopped watching after i got bored with his tone of voice and how much he talked BS. Sucks i gave his video a hit.
Docknoss  +   675d ago
Saying "so stupid" as a response is "so stupid"! With news like this coming to light some PR would be nice. Playing it off like nothing tells me Sony is hiding something. Especially with gametrailers and Adam Sessler up in arms over something Sony isn't telling us. Something is up
TheFutureIsBlue  +   675d ago
This guy could have been remembered for making Youtube videos, but instead he will be remembered for this. Shu has spoken!

Abriael  +   675d ago
The video is so overdramatic and overacted that it's obviously a visibility grab, with no credibility whatsoever.
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static5245  +   675d ago
Day one patch shut off DRM even though Sony said that you can play your game fine without the patch. So whats the point of DRM? Sony sucks at DRM.

Sony waited to see the response of X1 DRM policies? Well they didn't need to wait long. The first hint of DRM people were going to burn MS to the ground. Sony had plenty of time to remove it before the final stages of the PS4
Serg  +   675d ago

Sony said there is no online only and 24h check in February, at the reveal event... 3 months before we even knew what MS was up to. There were several interviews with a couple of Sony officials all responding with "no" when asked about DRM.

All your pointless post is saying is, that you are on the same level as the jackass who made the video.
sobekflakmonkey  +   675d ago

you don't need to download the patch for the PS4, when you buy the console you can plug all your stuff in and turn it on put a game in and start playing, you don't need the update whatsoever to play games....so no....clearly there was never DRM...I think guys like Adam Sessler are upset over something completely different and it has to do with them being able to record video for reviewing games, there seems to be an issue with that right now, either that, or only a select group of gaming journalists are being aloud into this Sony Preview event, naturally people are gonna be pissed because it gives every other journalist an edge over them making it harder for them to attain readers intern messing with their lively hood, but thats about it, and GT seems to be nothing but excited about the PS, teasing stuff for the VGA's it seems.
ChrisW  +   674d ago
The DRM thing was rumored back when the PS4 was first debuted, but then they tried their damnest to rebute it.
nukeitall  +   675d ago
I think it is this one:


Why is Yoshida responding to what is obviously just trying to make fun?

It's beneath you Yoshida, or did you just lower yourself to it?

Thought 1080p on CoD:Ghost on Wii U was pretty funny!
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r21  +   675d ago
If the dude thought it was stupid, let it be. Its his personal twitter account :L
DragonKnight  +   675d ago
Yoshida is responding because someone asked him to. He's responding to the individual, not the video.

And the fact that you think the video is "just trying to make fun" is absolutely stupid. You may be an MS fanboy, but I know you're not THAT dense.
Hicken  +   675d ago
"You may be an MS fanboy, but I know you're not THAT dense."

You have more faith in him than I do, then.
Ju  +   675d ago
Can't be much wrong in calling that thing stupid. No matter who's saying it.
solidjun5  +   675d ago
"You may be an MS fanboy, but I know you're not THAT dense."

May?!?! Nukeitall probably has a tattoo of their logo on the lower part of his/her back.
ThanatosDMC  +   675d ago
LOL!!! Bubbles for you solidjun5!
Abriael  +   675d ago
The funniest part is that the guy claims that COD: Ghosts is 720p because of networking problems.

That shows how "credible" his sources are. Graphics have absolutely NOTHING to do with network. The game isn't livestreamed via gaikai, all graphical assets reside locally on your hard disk.

Complete bogus.
Prime157  +   675d ago
Yeah,I heard this and went, "omg, idiots are going to believe this guy"
Kenshin_BATT0USAI  +   675d ago

That aside, you're still correct.
black0o  +   675d ago
^^ u need to understand what the res built on
davekaos  +   675d ago
I cant believe that he actually replied to me after calling the guy who made the video a clown

DragonKnight  +   675d ago
DUDE!! Shu replied to me with a troll pic! He's such a BOSS!

Xsilver  +   675d ago
That amount of stupidity should be contained i swear that was the dumbest vid I've ever seen it created its own category.
Azuske  +   675d ago
Not trying to sound like a fanboy but I don't think that this is true. If it is then wouldn't someone just have to not update the PS4 and do some "hacking" to find the truth within the code? They wouldn't make it easy to find the truth. I honestly believe that the first day patch is to keep unauthorized reviewers from posting early PS4 content with all the features before launch. I may be wrong but till they are really exposed with sources it's hard to believe.
bleedsoe9mm  +   675d ago
if sony is having network issues because they had drm and lied about it , THIS IS EARTH SHATTERING NEWS
Bobby Kotex  +   675d ago
That reviewtech guy is one of the most annoying people on youtube. And that's saying a lot.
MuhammadJA  +   674d ago
of course he'll say it's stupid. it was against sony and the ps4. that guy did mention some valid points. also, the removal of this article is proof:

kenshiro100  +   674d ago
The sheer amount of idiocy in this is astounding.
aviator189  +   675d ago
Yoshida, calling it like it is.
Glad he put that disaster-scenario crap into its place.
Thisisjuju  +   675d ago
I know, right. Just hope this asshat doesn't get more hits because of Shu.

According to his logic. "My laptop graphics suck, better upgrade my internet connection!"

What a mong.
NarooN  +   675d ago
This Rich guy has accomplished two incredible things:

1) Screwed up bad enough to have Mr. Yoshida HIMSELF call his video out as being utter nonsense.

2) Somehow found a way to have Sony and Microsoft fans BAND TOGETHER to agree on how his video is utter nonsense.

This is a landmark day.
EmptySkyForm  +   675d ago
Fired Shots!
HyperBear  +   675d ago
I can't believe Rich would actually be that naïve to think all those negative points about the Xbox One and PS4 would be credible enough from his "I can't say their name" sources to make a video about it and almost believe in everything he said was true.

Thank god I unsubscribed from his channel...
EmptySkyForm  +   675d ago
Here is the link to the video.
EXVirtual  +   675d ago
That video by RTU was beyond ridiculous.
He always goes on about how he hates people using anonymous sources, but then he pull this crap.
Good thinkg Yoshida put this to rest before it got out of control... but the YT comment section... damn. People love to jump the gun.
Especially the part about the whole COD Ghosts running at 720p on the PS4 and XBO because of networking. Lol.
Resolution has nothing to do with networking. Almost sounds like MisterX Media talking.
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pyramidshead  +   675d ago
lol Amen. He even tried to debunk 1080p cod ghosts on PS4 because people heard it on some article based on the Brazil conference....yet anyone who watched the conference actually heard it with their own ears(me included)when Adam Boyes said it.
Enemy  +   675d ago
Nameless sources are the new hype. These idiots should be sued for fabricating BS, honestly.
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Kinger8938  +   675d ago
I read the tweet as him saying the content of the video was stupid, the idea of network issues effecting a game outputting at 1080p, not an attack on the individual but thats just how i saw this
DragonKnight  +   675d ago
It would be correct if he said it about either.
RiPPn  +   675d ago
haha it was pretty clear the ReviewTechUSA guy was trying to spread FUD and get hits. His claim was that COD ran at 720P on the PS4 to help with network issues. lol and he tried to say that the Boyes claim that it was 1080P was made up by a south american press and not a direct quote, when there is a video of Boyes saying it. Too funny!

johndoe11211  +   675d ago
Oh rich, rich rich......what were you thinking?
mushroomwig  +   675d ago
Adsense, that's what he was thinking.
DestinyHeroDoomlord  +   675d ago
Not having a good one now hey ;)
MASTER_RAIDEN  +   675d ago
cant believe Yoshida even acknowledged this.
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Juangie3  +   675d ago
Its direct and to the point these journalists are just crying foul because they have to wait like everyone else.
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Nekroo91  +   675d ago
Rich so activision confirms 1080p resolution on the ps4, Yoshida says that the 720p is stupid and you make a vid like that?!

your source is MisteryX and his friends probably
OMNlPOTENT  +   675d ago
hahaha this video is hilarious. It's along the same lines of MY DAD'S FRIEND WORKS AT NINTENDO AND HE SAYS THIS. Anyone can /claim/ they have reliable sources.
5eriously  +   675d ago
More like "My dad and his friend works as the directors of toilet cleaning services respectively at Sony and Microsoft and both have inside information and UNDERSTANDS of all the technical details and problems of all the hardware and software developments on the PS4 and XB0Ne at these corporations, they have direct access to the designers and development teams so they know more than Penello and Yoshida"

What a bunch of malicious idiots crawled from the deep and dark dungeon or gutters of the interwebz. A rumour is one thing but going overboard are just so weak. Soon these idiots will be known for the garbage they spread and their reputations will be in tatters! I guess they will just troll the webz under new nicks siding with the best and top console to feel popular!
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Sephiroushin  +   675d ago
These people that works for Sony, MS, Nintendo or the likes do not risk their work and getting sued by the company for a stupid leak. I have an uncle that work on the industry directly with and for Sony, and when I ask him things about this and that he do not tell me anything at all, I just get a "you will know soon" and sometimes a tip; to top that a lot of them do not have access to many of the info ... The only thing I got from him are a lot of beta passes and collectible stuff but not internal info...
Most of the time the reliable info that youtubers and w/e gets is taken up from their own A ...
CocoWolfie  +   675d ago
dont give him the views, just read the comments :) for what i gathered before turning off he talks about the network not being up to date, hence why watch dogs and the crew were held back as well as drive club.
shuhei is right... i mean because no other games likes bf4 with 64 players (i think its 64?) with tablet connectivity, with battlelog are coming out. no games like killzone shadow fall, with the 24 players (sorry if im wrong) arent going online at all.
DestinyHeroDoomlord  +   675d ago
Not to mention cod's large install base
Cernunnos  +   674d ago
Or Elder Scrolls Online which is a full mmo. Or Planetside.
My_precious  +   675d ago
go Shu, you have my sword
Hicken  +   675d ago
And my bow!
InTheLab  +   675d ago
This same dude was all on board with PS4 following MS to doom with DRM....and he's still at it?

Unsubscribed a while a go. This guy is full of s***.

Both MS and Sony's servers are broken because they were built around DRM? GTFO....

He says Driveclub and Watchdogs were delayed for their heavy online components but somehow the annually broken CoD isn't delayed and BF4 isn't delayed and Killzone SF isn't delayed.

STFU Rich. Shout out to @Yosp...
sprinterboy  +   675d ago
Guess we're not playing kz4 cause of network issues/s
NewAgeisHere  +   675d ago
Well the fact that Sony may have had a similiar DRM in place wouldn't surprise me, the more important thing is that they didn't go ahead with it - that's all that matters to me.
MysticStrummer  +   675d ago
Exactly. DRM is the future, unless consumers speak with their wallets and refuse to buy products that incorporate it. Every company that sells products like that will consider DRM. I too give Sony props for not going that route, no matter what they may have had in mind before making that decision.
johndoe11211  +   675d ago
I agree with you on this. I'm not saying they didn't have it, I don't know but if they did (which I believe is possible) they have still earned my respect more than microsoft because they didn't wait to see preorder numbers before they decided to remove it, they removed it because their customers were against it.

Microsoft went about this all wrong. The way sony handled it (again, if that drm thing is true) showed them in a positive light and a lot more customer oriented unlike microsoft who just said "screw you" and tried to shove it down our throats.
davekaos  +   675d ago
And it started off as a reply to my tweet

Yomiro  +   675d ago
Now they want to drag along the PS4 to the Xbox1 disaster.
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LemonSlice  +   675d ago
I wonder who are those reliable sources he talked about...

Anyway about that DRM stuff he said about Sony's day one patch, didn't Sony confirmed its possible to play on PS4 offline without that patch?
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andibandit  +   675d ago
He problably used the N4G comments section as his source
NeoTribe  +   675d ago
Reviewtech has turned I to just a youtuber for rumors and gossip. He use to actually review tech....
Mikelarry  +   675d ago
at this guy blabbing

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KillrateOmega  +   675d ago
Amen to that, Shuhei.

A little over a third of the way through the video, the guy says claims that both the PS4 and the XB1 will run Ghosts at 720p, not 1080p, due to network issues.

...Graphical fidelity has literally nothing to do with a system's network functionality.

Immediately after this, the guy goes on to state that, according to one of his 'sources', that Ghosts will run at native 1080p on the Wii U. And instead of outright denying this particular rumor, he basically says, "It's possible."

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I stopped watching here, I just couldn't bear to listen to anymore of this drivel. This guy is so obviously full of bull**** that it's kind of funny.
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Flyingdog670  +   675d ago
I don't understand his last statement, if the PS4 was DRM focused, wouldn't it have leaked out like the X1 did? Plus, for a guy that does news about tech, i thought he would already know that you don't need the patch to play games. So if the PS4 was DRM focused, you would NEED the patch to even play it, like the X1. God... this gut is just as bad as MisterXMedia.
MacDonagh  +   675d ago
It's possible that publishers were told not to follow through with their DRM practices after the Xbox One DRM bombed and Microsoft's share price dropped. It makes a lot of sense that both Sony and Microsoft were exploring this option because it wouldn't make any sense for multi-platform games to have DRM in one console and none on the next.

It's really strange. A couple of game journos are freaking out quite a bit and there may be something going on. Sessler is usually a calm guy and his cryptic rants on Twitter convey that something is amiss.

Now if either of the consoles have some sort of hardware problem or online issue; it'll be all very visible to see. I hope that doesn't happen but something is afoot.
Shippou87  +   675d ago
well, we all know Rich is a has no life, if you look at ALL of his past vids, he RARELY says anything good, its all hate with him.

God knows how much he hated on Nintendo and stuff... after all he is just another one of those guys who loves rumours and loves to spread them around, in the end it will either hurt him or hurt the companies that are not doing anything wrong in the 1st place
OrangePowerz  +   675d ago
BF4 and CoD come out on launch and they are both focused on MP.

Online has squat to do with the game resolution. Servers only calculate position data and input data and nothing to do with graphics.

As for problems on launch that is probably nothing that can be avoided on either platforms. As we learned over the last few years online launches are always problematic.

Regarding his claim on Sony DRM and the day one firmware update disabling it, games can be played without the firmware update so obviously that claim isn`t true. We know what happens when DRM needs to be deactivated, that you need to download an update before you can play at all.
AnteCash  +   675d ago
That guy when ever there is bad stuff about x1 he always brings in ps4 even tho it has nothing to do with x1 issues.
shanksya  +   675d ago
HELL NO! This dude just tells it like it is. He is just stating what his sources brought to him.
wishingW3L  +   675d ago
he's always been very pro-Sony but this video in particular is just speculation from his part based on recent rumors and "unnamed sources".

Sony fans are really blowing this out of proportion like always. Even if you go to his videos to hate and click disagree guess what, that's what he wants! For each view on the video he only gets more money.
cell989  +   675d ago
no, he has never been pro-sony, he has always been pro-xbox and this video finally shows hi true colors, a fanboy of the highest order lol
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