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Digital FoundryDigital Foundry: Hands-on with PlanetSide 2 on PS4

From the archive: Daybreak Game Company's MMO shooter makes its console debut.

Digital FoundryFace-Off: Payday 2: Crimewave Edition

Visual parity between the consoles, but severe online issues impact Xbox One.

Digital FoundryFace-Off: The Elder Scrolls Online

How well does the PC MMO transfer to PS4 and Xbox One?

Digital FoundryPerformance Analysis: Borderlands: The Handsome Collection revisited

New patch boosts frame-rates. Has Gearbox finally delivered a locked 60fps?

Digital FoundryFace-Off: Oddworld New 'n' Tasty

The Unity engine-powered remake compared on PS3, PS4, Xbox One and PC.

Digital FoundryDigital Foundry: Hands-on with PlayStation Now

Can Sony's cloud gaming system succeed where OnLive failed?

Digital FoundryFace-Off: Mortal Kombat X

Flawless victory? NetherRealm's PS4 and Xbox One fighter measures up against the PC release.

Digital FoundryFace-Off: Borderlands: The Handsome Collection

A handsome conversion to PS4 and Xbox One, marred by some ugly performance issues.

Digital FoundryFace-Off: Assassin's Creed Rogue

Cross-gen engine enhancements make the new PC version the pick of the bunch.

Digital FoundryIs DmC Devil May Cry Definitive Edition a worthy upgrade?

Digital Foundry stacks up the PS4 remaster against the existing PS3 and PC games.

Digital FoundryFace-Off: Evolve

CryEngine compared on PS4, Xbox One and PC.

Digital FoundryDigital Foundry: Hands-on with the Evolve beta

Performance and netcode analysed as Turtle Rock's new game gets a pre-launch stress test.

Digital FoundryLatest Assassin's Creed Unity patch boosts performance

Biggest gains on PS4 - but Xbox One benefits too.

Digital FoundryLast-gen revisited: Far Cry 4

Pushed beyond their limits?

Digital FoundryFace-Off: Far Cry 4

A tech showcase on console, but what's up with the PC game?

Digital FoundryPerformance Analysis: Assassin's Creed Unity

UPDATE: Ubisoft recommends running offline to 'potentially improve frame-rate' but does it actually change anything?

Digital FoundryDigital Foundry: Hands-on with Evolve

CryEngine compared for the first time across PS4, Xbox One and PC.

Digital FoundryDigital Foundry vs Sunset Overdrive

How does Insomniac's tech fare on Xbox One?

Digital FoundryFace-Off: Alien: Isolation

PS4 and Xbox One take on PC, 360 and PS3 in a five-way battle.

Digital FoundryGaming on the Big Screen: Optoma GT1080 projector review

Digital Foundry on the pros and cons of the cinematic gaming experience.

Digital FoundryThe Xbox One hard drive upgrade guide

Digital Foundry on the best value and performance storage upgrades.

Digital FoundryAsus PB287Q review

4K gaming displays become affordable. Digital Foundry investigates.

Digital FoundryFace-Off: EA Sports UFC

Fight Night: The Next Generation?

Digital FoundryFace-Off: Murdered: Soul Suspect

Digital Foundry investigates the 60-30fps divide in Airtight Games' supernatural action-adventure.

Digital FoundryWas there really a Watch Dogs graphics downgrade?

Now the dust has settled, Digital Foundry examines all the evidence.

Digital FoundryFace-Off: Wolfenstein: The New Order

PC, PS4, Xbox One and even PS3 versions compared.

Digital FoundryFace-Off: Child of Light

One game, six platforms. Can they all sustain 1080p60?

Digital FoundryThe PlayStation 4 hard drive upgrade guide

Digital Foundry tests faster HDDs, hybrid drives and SSDs. Do games load faster and play more smoothly?

Digital FoundryThe mystery of Final Fantasy 14's "HD Quality" mode

Digital Foundry plays around with an interesting display setting on PS4.

Digital FoundryFace-Off: Lego The Hobbit

One brick to rule them all.

Digital FoundryFace-Off: Final Fantasy 14: A Realm Reborn on PS4

How does the next-gen version of Square Enix's reworked MMORPG compare?

Digital FoundryFace-Off: Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare

Xbox 360 takes on Xbox One. Digital Foundry assesses the generational divide.

Digital FoundryFace-Off: Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2

PC takes on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3.

Digital FoundryNext-Gen Face-Off: Rayman Legends

Xbox One, PlayStation 4 - or Wii U?

Digital FoundryHas Microsoft fixed the Xbox One scaler?

Digital Foundry on how the new system software improves sub-1080p image quality.

Digital FoundryPlayStation Vita PCH-2000 review

Can a slim and light chassis trump the screen downgrade?

Digital FoundryPS4 vs Xbox One: which is the better media player?

Should you just stick with PlayStation 3?

Digital FoundryDigital Foundry vs. Trine 2 on PlayStation 4

1080p60, stereo 3D, potentially even 4K - why the sky's the limit for the new version of Frozenbyte's puzzle-platformer.

Digital FoundryNext-Gen Face-Off: Assassin's Creed 4

Last-gen AC4 meets Wii U, PC, PS4 and Xbox One versions in a mammoth six-format comparison.

Digital FoundryPS4 Assassin's Creed 4 1080p patch analysed in-depth

44 per cent more resolution - with no performance penalty.

Digital FoundryDoes the Call of Duty: Ghosts PS4 patch fix everything?

1080p resolution restored, but some performance issues remain.

Digital FoundryFace-Off: Batman: Arkham Origins

Knightfall on PC and current-gen console.

Digital FoundryFace-Off: Call of Duty: Ghosts

With next-gen coming soon, the PC shows us the way in this current-gen battle.

Digital FoundryFace-Off: Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag

The state of play on current-gen consoles.

Digital FoundryFace-Off: Final Fantasy 14

A realm reborn - but has Square's MMO rid itself of its demons?

Digital FoundryFace-Off: Rayman Legends

Is the Wii U version the original and definitive?

Digital FoundryFace-Off: PlayStation 3 vs. PlayStation Vita

Killzone, Uncharted and 11 other games under the microscope. Does Vita truly deliver the PlayStation experience?

Digital FoundryTech Analysis: Watch Dogs on PlayStation 4

How well does cutting-edge PC code translate to next-gen console?

Digital FoundryGran Turismo 6 demo vs. Gran Turismo 5

Is lower performance the price of progress?

Digital FoundryTech Analysis: Destiny

Digital Foundry's E3 assessment of Bungie's next-gen debut.

Digital FoundryDigital Foundry vs. The Last of Us demo

Analysis of our first hands-on with Naughty Dog's final PS3 game.

Digital FoundryFace-Off: Resident Evil: Revelations

Nintendo 3DS vs. PC and current-gen consoles.

Digital FoundryPlayStation 3: retail disc vs. digital delivery

What are the advantages of a PSN download over a disc copy? Do games run better from hard drive? Digital Foundry investigates.

Digital FoundryFace-Off: Netflix vs. Lovefilm

Everything you need to know about movie and TV streaming services - and the best console hardware for the task.

Digital FoundryFace-Off: Crysis 3

Have the current-gen consoles finally reached their limits?

Digital FoundryDmC PC - the definitive Devil May Cry experience?

60FPS gameplay is back but is this enough to silence the controversy? Digital Foundry investigates.

Digital FoundryDarbee Darblet review

Meet the video processor designed to make your movies and games look richer and more detailed.

Digital FoundryFace-Off: Darksiders 2 on Wii U

Wii U fails to best the competition in another Digital Foundry multi-platform comparison.

Digital FoundryFace-Off: Trine 2 on Wii U

Meet the multi-platform game that looks better on Nintendo's new console.

Digital FoundryFace-Off: Resident Evil 6

S.T.A.R.S. in their eyes.

Digital FoundryFace-Off: Darksiders 2

Armageddon which version again?

Digital FoundryTech Analysis: How Powerful is Tegra 3?

Digital Foundry dissects the processor inside Ouya, Nexus 7 and the latest Transformer tablets.

Digital FoundryDigital Foundry vs. Starhawk

LightBox's mutliplayer shooter under the microscope.