Microsoft's reversal on digital delivery and Sony's decision to make PS4 more akin to a PC mean the consoles are closer in power and software than ever. So what, exclusives aside, differentiates them?
The next-generation of games is always exciting, but the arrival of the Xbox One and PS4 isn't as tantalising as previous years.
With the Xbox One's release date finally revealed today, it could boast one of the strongest - and most unusual - launch line-ups ever.
Sony and Microsoft had their conferences today, and they were as different as they were the same.
PS4 release plans to be announced.
Another week. Another chunk of games have been played...
A current-gen experience with some next-gen sparkle?
PS4 was officially announced last night. Steve Burns looks at what Sony got right, wrong, and what it needs to do between now and E3.