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Nixxes And UFG Ported Tomb Raider Definitive Edition, Reason For Differing Framerates?

iGR: "According to a new announcement, Nixxes (Dues Ex: Human Revolution, Tomb Raider) handled the PlayStation 4 version of Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition. They also assisted United Front Games (Sleeping Dogs) with the Xbox One port. This next part can be found within the announcement,"

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Mikelarry1418d ago (Edited 1418d ago )

Yup blame the developer, nothing to do with the tools (hardware) they were provided /s.

i knew this topic was coming immediately i learnt that two separate developers worked on the porting the game on the next gen consoles

4logpc1418d ago

Are you really suggesting the skill of a developer has nothing to do with the porting of a game??

Mikelarry1418d ago

No, I am really suggesting that that users not place full blame on the developers alone.

BG115791418d ago

No, he's just suggesting they put the best team on the best console. ^^

MysticStrummer1418d ago

Are you really suggesting that the well documented power difference between the two consoles has nothing to do with porting a game?

The developers may or may not be at least partially at fault, but the power difference is a definite reality.

NoLongerHereCBA1418d ago (Edited 1417d ago )

Mikelarry, isn't that what PS-fanboys have been mostly doing all the time last gen with multi-plats?

You are right though, it's not all dependent on the developers, but it can definitely make a difference.

sashimi1417d ago (Edited 1417d ago )

No developer in the world can make up for the specs differences.

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dumahim1418d ago

I find it interesting that for two consoles that are supposed to be so similar, they felt the need to have two different teams work on the port.

Raf1k11418d ago

Maybe time limit had something to do with it.

Having one team work on two ports at the same time may not be such a good idea if time is short in which case two separate teams would make sense.

respekanize911418d ago

Infamous and D3:RoS for me next month..this will be a free ps plus game by fall...

mike32UK1418d ago

I'm so glad they had this ported externally so that crystal dynamics were fully concentrated on the sequel!

akaFullMetal1418d ago

Are they really blaming this on the developers, I mean United Front games have a solid track record of Modnation racers and Sleeping dogs.
They have worked on the PS3, and dealt with the more complex Cell. Very much doubt the problem is on the developers side.

MidnytRain1418d ago

ModNation released a mess, and died off within months.

ThatOneGuyThere1417d ago

modnation was NOT a mess. It was good. Only big problem was long load times and they addressed that pretty quickly.

Master-H1417d ago

Modnation never died off, it's still playable online with tons of new community created content every week.

MidnytRain1417d ago

I seriously don't anyone's playing that game anymore. That's why Sony scrapped it and used LBP instead.

Virus2011418d ago

Sleeping Dogs had bad framerate issues on the 360.

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