Morning DLC: Video Games News And Rumors 3/4/14


"Xbox One users may have been made to wait for Twitch broadcasting integration, but it appears that once it launches on March 11 Xbox One will finally have a resolution victory over the PS4.Reddit users analysed Major Nelson’s Xbox One broadcast of PvZ Garden Warfare to discover the stream specifications of 1280×720 30 fps, at approximately 2.5 Mbps. This compares very favourably to the PS4’s broadcast stream of 960×540 30 fps, at approximately 1.7 Mbps."

"Sega and Sports Interactive have dropped the price of Football Manager 2014 for one day only.To celebrate Pancake Tuesday, the Steam version of the game is currently available for £11.90 / $17 / €17, a 66 per cent saving on its usual price of £34.99 / $49.99 / €49.99.Last week Sports Interactive released a winter transfer update for the PC version of the game, updating the squads and improving the in-game match engine."


"Ouya has made “a lot of mistakes” since its launch. However, they’ve clearly done something right, as the Android-based platform has managed to secure a library of over 500 games. 2014 will see the Ouya ecosystem expand with a “version 2 console–and potential compatibility with a slew of third-party devices.“One thing you’ll start to see is Ouya on other people’s devices,” company CEO Julie Uhrman said. “Think of it similar to the Kindle strategy, or Google’s Android itself. Ouya is more than just that reference device, it’s an ecosystem that really can live on other people’s devices.”"