"This wretched year is nearly at its close. We put up with a lot of crap this year on pretty much all fronts and next year isn’t looking too hot either. Everything has been terrible since that damn Mayan apocalypse thing fell apart, I was really hoping that would solve some problems. But focusing on the world of video games we’ve got some changes on the horizon. The Xbone and PS4 have launched and the next few months will determine how they are going to do. The Wii U on the other hand has been out for more than a year and is in pretty rough shape. All three will be scrambling to survive although Judging by Nintendo’s recent “Cranky Kong” announcement I can tell we’re in for quite a ride! So allow me to strap on my Nostradamus beard and gaze deep into my crystal ball and sit next to that leaky gas pipe and see what predictions I can foresee for the year 2014:"