War, what is it good for? - Gaming executives. However, the PS4 and Xbox One both had fairly successful gamescom presentations showing off all the titles that will be available on the respective platforms come November.

To recap, we will list the available and planned software for both consoles, however first let's get the way the planned release dates and pricing out of the way:

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Console: PS4
Release Date: November 29th (UK / Europe), November 15th (N. America)
Price: £349
Planned Country Launches: 32 - United States, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, Australia, New Zealand, United Kingdom, France, Germany, Spain, Italy, Ireland, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Sweden, Switzerland, Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Panama, and Peru.

Launch-window exclusives available at retail or digitally:

DriveClub (SCEI)
Killzone: Shadow Fall (SCEI)
Knack (SCEI)

Multi-platform launch-window titles to be available at retail or digitally:

Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag (Ubisoft)
Battlefield 4 (Electronic Arts)
Call of Duty: Ghosts (Activision)
FIFA 14 (Electronic Arts)
Just Dance 2014 (Ubisoft)
Lego Marvel Super Heroes (Warner Bros)
Madden 25 (Electronic Arts)
NBA 2k14 (2K Sports)
NBA Live 14 (Electronic Arts)
Need for Speed: Rivals (Electronic Arts)
Watch Dogs (Ubisoft)
Skylanders: Swap Force (Activision) *
* not available for digital download.

Launch-window exclusives only available digitally via PlayStation Network. Note, some of these are timed Sony console exclusives that have been, or are currently scheduled to be released for PC and/or Mac OSX:

Basement Crawl (Bloober Team)
Pool Nation Extreme (Cherry Pop Games)
War Thunder (Gaijin Entertainment)
Warframe (Digital Extremes)
N++ (Metanet Software) *
DC Universe (SOE) **
Planetside 2 (SOE)
CounterSpy (SCEI) ***
ResoGun (SCEI) *
Flower (SCEI) ***
Doki-Doki Universe (SCEI) ***
Hohokum (SCEI) ***
Blacklight (Zombie Studio)
* also available for PlayStation Vita.
** also available for PlayStation 3.
*** also available for PlayStation 3, and PlayStation Vita.

Other launch-window digital-only releases:

Contrast (Focus Home Interactive)
Pinball Arcade (Farsight Technologies)
Minecraft (Mojang)
Tiny Brains (Spearhead)
Super Motherload (Xgen Studios)

Other games, release dates to be determined:

Assault Android Cactus (Witch Beam)
The Crew (Ubisoft)
Daylight (Zombie)
Deep Down (Capcom)
Destiny (Bungie)
Diablo III (Blizzard Entertainment)
The Division (Massive)
Don't Starve (Klei Entertainment)
Dragon Age Inquisition (BioWare)
Dying Light (Techland)
EA Sports UFC (Electronic Arts)
Elder Scrolls Online (Bethesda)
Everybondy's Gone to the Rapture (The Chinese Room)
Fez (Polytron)
Final Fantasy XIV (Square Enix)
Final Fantasy XV (Square Enix)
Galak-Z (17-Bit Games)
Infamous: Second Son (Sucker Punch)
Kingdom Hearts III (Square Enix)
Mad Max (Warner Bros.)
Mercenary Kings (Tribute Games)
Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain (Kojima Productions)
Mirror's Edge 2 (Electronic Arts)
Octodad: The Dadliest Catch (Young Horses, Inc.)
Oddworld: New n' Tasty (Just Add Water)
The Order 1866 (Ready At Dawn)
Outlast (Red Barrels)
Primal Carnage: Genesis (Lukewarm Media)
Ray's The Dead (Rag Tag Studios)
Secret Poncho (Switchblade Monkeys)
Shadow Warrior (Devolver Digital)
Sniper Elite 3 (505 Games)
Star Wars Battlefront (Electronic Arts)
The Witness (Thekla, Inc.)
Thief (Square Enix)
Transistor (Supergiant Games)
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt (CD Projekt RED)
Wolfenstein: The New Order (MachineGames)

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Console: Xbox One
Release Date: TBA November (UK / Europe), TBA November (N. America)
Price: £429
Planned Country Launches: 13 - Australia, Austria, Brazil, Canada, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Mexico, Spain, United Kingdom, United States and New Zealand, in November.

Launch Software:

Assassin's Creed IV Black Flag (Ubisoft, Ubisoft)
Battlefield 4 (DICE, Electronic Arts)
Call of Duty: Ghosts (Infinity Ward, Activision)
Crimson Dragon (Grounding/Land Ho!, Microsoft Studios)
Dead Rising 3 (Capcom Vancouver, Microsoft)
FIFA 14 (EA Sports, Electronic Arts)
Fighter Within (AMA Ltd., Ubisoft)
Forza Motorsport 5 (Turn 10 Studios, Microsoft Studios)
Just Dance 2014 (Ubisoft Paris, Ubisoft)
Killer Instinct (Double Helix, Microsoft Studios)
LEGO Marvel Super Heroes (TT Games, Warner Bros. Interactive)
Lococycle (Twisted Pixel, Microsoft Studios)
Madden NFL 25 (EA Sports, Electronic Arts)
NBA 2K14 (Visual Concepts, 2K Sports)
NBA LIVE 14 (EA Sports, Electronic Arts)
Need for Speed: Rivals (Ghost Games, Electronic Arts)
Peggle 2 (Popcap, Electronic Arts)
Powerstar Golf (Zoe Mode, Microsoft Studios)
Ryse: Son of Rome (Crytek, Microsoft Studios)
Skylanders: Swap Force (Vicarious Visions, Activision)
Watch Dogs (Ubisoft Montreal, Ubisoft)
Zoo Tycoon (Frontier Developments Ltd., Microsoft Studios)
Zumba Fitness: World Party (Zoë Mode, Majesco)

And there you have it. Looks like it's going to be an interesting Christmas in gamerland!