It's probably nothing. It's almost certainly nothing.
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2012 promises to be a massive year for gaming, and with at least two major consoles set for an E3 reveal, the rumours have been flying thick and fast. In fact, separating the fact from fiction and treading water in the sea of sensationalism has become an increasingly arduous task.
To this end, we've rounded up and dissected the hottest reports to hit this week... and when empirical analysis fails, we're going to pundit like crazy. We've linked to the stories in question to arm you with all the details you need, and since rumours are in the eye of the beholder, we'd absolutely love you guys to weigh in and let us know what you make of these sensational claims.
Kotaku's multi-part rumour hit the internet like a ton of bricks, and the first episode is definitely the most likely. Sources claim that Microsoft's next console will feature a Blu-Ray drive, and though it would be potentially embarrassing in the short term, adopting the tech would be a win-win situation for everyone concerned.Click here to read more...
It's time to slam a celebratory tequila, God Of War fans... but be sure to grab yourself a massive pinch of salt first.
A "trusted source" has apparently told PSM3 Magazine that God Of War 4 is dated for September 2012, and that recent CVs featuring "God Of War 4 cinematic tests" are exactly what they appear to be. Apparently Santa Monica Studio is also working on another "related project" in parallel with the sequel.
PSM3 has heard from another source that God of War 4 is coming, and will hit in September 2012. Our source works closely with the God of War universe, and let slip he'd be working on a related project at the same time.
There you have it. We'll keep an eye on the situation.