PlayStation 4 Sales Crosses 5 Million Mark

PlayStation 4 sales have crossed over the 5 million mark way before Sony’s forecasts, according to the company’s latest estimates. Sony announced that they have more than 5.3 million PlayStation 4 sales as of February 8, which means it has sold-out around a million units since the start of the new year. The figure is specified as “sell-through,” representing sales to consumers instead of shipments to retailers. The console hit 4.2 million sales on December 28 last year, therefore it looked quite possible to eclipse Sony’s aim of 5 million units sold-out by the end of March 2014. In …

NBA Jerseys To Have Advertising: Adam Silver

Adam Silver has confirmed that there is no need for the NBA fans to fear about the revenue streams as he is trying to figure out new potential revenue streams. It has been said that nothing is off the chart, including the North American men’s professional sports sponsorship: ads on jerseys. Silver believes that the ads on the back of …

Sir Tom Finney Dies at 91

Former Preston and England winger Sir Tom Finney passed away at the age of 91. Finney was well known in the football fraternity with his more than 400 league appearances for Preston North End between 1946 and 1960 and won 76 caps for England. He scored 30 goals for England, occupying the joint sixth placing on the all-time list with …

Halo 5 May Not Release In 2014

Halo 5 will not release in 2014, if we believe in the comments made by Master Chief voice actor Steve Downes. Speaking to a famous tabloid, Downes said a 2014 release for Halo 5 is unlikely, as he believes that Halo 2 Anniversary edition will release first. “I think you may be ahead of yourself on Halo 5,” Downes told them. He further added, “I wouldn’t expect anything until 2015. What you can expect to this year is an anniversary edition of Halo 2.” There were reports in Jan that Halo 5 is all set for a 2014 release. Last month, …

Need For Speed’s Untitled Next Game Put on Hold

The UK offices of Ghost Games, the studio who had developed last year’s Need for Speed Rivals, have been hit by layoffs according to a report. According to an anonymous source, publisher Electronic Arts has fired contractors and has advised the full-time regular staff that they can accept compensation or begin work on a brand new project in development at Visceral Games. The report claims that Visceral – best known for its work on the Dead Space Series – is functioning on …

Dinobots Spotted In Bay’s Transformers: Age Of Extinction

With the first Look at Transformers: Age Of Extinction we can surely say that it’s certainly Transformers film, with robots cutting through cars, robots smashing buildings, and with Optimus Prime’s luck not favoring him again and the humans (including Mark Wahlberg, Nicola Peltz and Jack Reynor) screaming, running, being scared and reacting to the techno-madness around them. These were all conventional …

Dumb People Mad At Multilingual “America The Beautiful” Coca-Cola Ad

Coca-Cola’s new advertisement with “America the Beautiful” sung in numerous languages. Many of its drawbacks have been neglected and forgotten, but its harmless pandering to the idea that America is a polyglot nation is not on the take it easy list, except to dumb, intolerant people who were annoyed and mad about non-English languages being used in combination with America. …

Google Buy DeepMind: An Artificial Intelligence Company

Another acquisition from the Google can be a London-based artificial intelligence company DeepMind for more than $500 million, according to The Information reports. According to Re/code, this acquisition was led by Larry Page, to add a powerful AI team at Google- not least Ray Kurzweil, who was hired in 2012 to work on machine learning and language processing. However, DeepMind …

Halo TV Series May Be Directed by Neill Blomkamp, According to a Rumour

Microsoft hasn’t discovered a whole ton regarding the upcoming Halo TV series, thus it’s natural for the rumour mill to run wild. However this one sounds a bit reasonable and true. After hopes for a Ridley Scott-directed Halo movie were raised and quickly broken by Microsoft, speculation turned back to the planned TV series. The most recent rumours suggest that Neill Blomkamp, director of Elysium and District 9, is on board to direct some part of the series or at least the …

Ubisoft To Expand Its Operations In Quebec

Ubisoft is going to expand its operations in Quebec with an investment of $28 million CAD ($25,266,816.09 USD) over the next 3 years. The goal is to fill a hundred new positions specializing in AAA next-generation development at Ubisoft’s Quebec City studio. The government will also assist Ubisoft Quebec City’s growth with $10,000 as a part of the ESSOR program – the same program that chad also helped WB Games to set up shops within Canada’s largest province. WB Games Montreal shipped its first AAA game, Batman: Arkham Origins in 2013. The Quebec …

Former AMC Programming Director Joins Xbox Entertainment Studios

Ari Mark, former AMC programming director has joined up Xbox Entertainment Studios in Santa Monica, wherein he will supervise the creation of undecided or let’s say unscripted video content for Microsoft. Previously, Mark worked with AMC in developing the network-original reality TV shows The Pitch and Small City Security. Mark additionally aided in the creation of AMC’s The Walking Dead-focused chat show Talking Dead, alongside comic book Men, a reality show set in director Kevin Smith’s comic shop in New Jersey. Xbox Entertainment Studios declared that it’ll launch an Xbox-exclusive …