We've all known it for a while and there have been occasional comments by people in the industry, but we now have solid confirmation - the next generation of consoles is on its way and EA are working on it. The news came out in EA's earnings report today, where John Riccitiello - CEO of EA - explained they were working on 'gen-four consoles and content' - a term which goes to show just how confusing numbering different generations can be.