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Xbox One and Playstation 4 on show at Paris Games Week

Video by Mark Thompson , KARINA CHABOUR , Claire WILLIAMS

Text by Mark Thompson

Latest update : 2013-11-05

FRANCE 24 reports from Paris Games Week, where the giants of the gaming industry are showing off their latest games and consoles including soon-to-be-released Xbox One and Sony's Playstation 4.

France's biggest video game convention got underway at the Parc des Expositions in the capital on Wednesday.

Paris Games Week runs until Saturday with both Sony's Playstation 4 and Microsoft's Xbox One on display.

But the giants of the industry are being forced to up their game in the face of increased competition from mobile gaming.

FRANCE 24's Mark Thompson and Claire Williams went to find out what they’re doing to stay on top.

Date created : 2013-11-01

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