PS4: Playstation 4 launch - Live coverage - The Independent

PS4: Playstation 4 launch

Adam Jacques reports live on Sony's new console

  • Explosion on screen - beautifully
    rendered in this game demo
    2/20/2013 11:51:33 PM
  • Now we're up to hyper-real racing Game Drive Club
    2/20/2013 11:56:53 PM
  • from Evolution Studios
    2/20/2013 11:57:02 PM
  • "making the game always wanted to make"
    2/20/2013 11:57:08 PM
  • "team based racing"
    2/20/2013 11:57:14 PM
  • "best cars driving in the best locations together"
    2/20/2013 11:57:41 PM
  • "We visited the world's greatest car companies"
    2/20/2013 11:58:02 PM
  • "DriveCLUB to play in real clubs agianst other social clubs around the world. It rewards you for playing in groups"
    2/20/2013 11:58:49 PM
  • "Fire up drive club app and send challenge around the world and everyone around the world tries to become the best at that challenge" That's a new level of cooperative play.
    2/20/2013 11:59:20 PM
  • "weekend long 1000 player tournament - packed with challenges"
    2/20/2013 11:59:33 PM
  • "first-person games are great to make sure you and your mates feel like you own a real supercar"
    2/21/2013 12:00:06 AM
  • "totally correct parameters" gleened from all the top sports-car manufacturers . Gran Turismo style!
    2/21/2013 12:00:17 AM
  • better than Gran Tourismo?
    2/21/2013 12:00:31 AM
  • Attention to detail - fully modelled lights - is impressive here
    2/21/2013 12:00:49 AM
  • for this game
    2/21/2013 12:01:14 AM
  • Now we see a video of an "avatar" in the game strapping in to one of these beasts
    2/21/2013 12:02:10 AM
  • Oooh and now the actual footage! Incredible scenery whizzing by. Good sense of motion.
    2/21/2013 12:02:27 AM
  • Back to the stage
    2/21/2013 12:03:34 AM
  • We're talking surveillance society
    2/21/2013 12:04:24 AM
  • "where is it all going - from airport security to cameras covering every city block"
    2/21/2013 12:04:35 AM
  • Onfamous: Second Son - title just been shown. Half Life 2 with special power bolted on?
    2/21/2013 12:07:37 AM
  • some amazing avatar facial expressions
    2/21/2013 12:07:49 AM
  • Our evening's presenter is back on the stage
    2/21/2013 12:08:02 AM
  • "in the next few minutes advenutre in to imaginations of three creators"
    2/21/2013 12:08:47 AM
  • Not even a sniff of an actual PS4 yet
    2/21/2013 12:09:16 AM
  • Jonathan Blow creator of the independent game Braid now on stage
    2/21/2013 12:09:36 AM
  • "a game which expolores a mysterious abandoned island"
    2/21/2013 12:09:58 AM
  • Far Cry type island?
    2/21/2013 12:10:08 AM
  • "its a puzzle game - a lot of games have these little aha moments in them but in THE WITNESS we distill the aha moment and concentrate it"
    2/21/2013 12:10:39 AM
  • ah it's a Sandbox world
    2/21/2013 12:10:50 AM
  • go and do what you want
    2/21/2013 12:10:55 AM
  • "in Witness its'a dense but compact experience"
    2/21/2013 12:11:06 AM
  • "first official trailer"
    2/21/2013 12:12:32 AM
  • Fade in a wonderful autumnal
    scene
    2/21/2013 12:12:44 AM
  • Hyperreality
    2/21/2013 12:12:56 AM
  • Lush vegetation - i always have a thing for judging how good a console is by judging the quality of its vegetation...
    2/21/2013 12:13:23 AM
  • It's a sort of puzzle game emeshed with wonderful visuals of a real world
    2/21/2013 12:14:24 AM
  • and panpipe music!
    2/21/2013 12:14:32 AM
  • And we're back
    2/21/2013 12:14:39 AM
  • in the auditorium
    2/21/2013 12:14:47 AM
  • David Cage now on stage - developer of mutli-plot stranded thriller Heavy Rain
    2/21/2013 12:15:37 AM
  • talking about this magic moment of being in an artifical reality - Demoes his new game "Beyond"
    2/21/2013 12:16:21 AM
  • Tell me a price and ill preorder tommorow
    2/21/2013 12:19:20 AM
  • Graphics on the demos we've been shown look almost hyper-real. Real emotion in-game charcters
    2/21/2013 12:19:51 AM
  • 2/21/2013 12:20:54 AM
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