Sony might not have impressed mobile games websites and PC magazines with the PlayStation 4, but it seems that developers are jumping on board with the tech at the very least. Take id Software's John Carmack for instance, who broke silence to say that he is rather impressed with the new console.
"I can't speak freely about PS4, but now that some specs have been made public, I can say that Sony made wise engineering choices," Carmack wrote on Twitter
. It flies in the face of the PS4's detractors, who claim that the tech doesn't quite go far enough.
It's also a particularly interesting comment from Carmack - who is believed to be working on Doom 4
- given that he recently expressed a disinterest in the next generation of consoles. "Sony and Microsoft are going to fight over gigaflops and teraflops and GPUs and all this. In the end, it won't make that much difference," he told GI
Sony revealed details on the PlayStation 4 for the first time at a special event in New York on Wednesday night. Read all about it here