Microsoft's successor to the Xbox 360 will be revealed at E3 2012 and developer Crytek is making a next-generation Timesplitters 4, according to sources speaking to Videogamer.com. A "high-ranking industry source at Crytek" told the website that while specifications for the next console have not been finalized, Crytek is using Microsoft's DirectX 11 for next-gen development. The source says Microsoft will announce the new Xbox in the next year, likely at E3 2012.
"Crytek believes that Microsoft will announce and launch its new machine ahead of rival Sony, though the developer is also investing resources into next-generation PlayStation development." http://uk.xbox360.ign.com/articles/117/1176197p1.html
Other News :Windows 8 to Feature Xbox Live Integration When Microsoft unveiled the new Xbox Live dashboard at their E3 conference, one thing I couldn't help but notice was the similarity in the UI with that of the Windows Phone 7 devices and, in turn, the recently revealed Windows 8 interface. It turns out that Xbox Live and Windows 8 have more in common than we thought, as the two are destined for coexistence on your Microsoft PC or tablet.
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