Yeah, we get it; the PlayStation 4 and the next Xbox are gong to offer us all sorts of crazy cool features and enhanced graphics. These things may be part of what makes a system worthwhile, but there are other more intangible factors that play a large role in whether a new platform is worth investing in as a consumer.

While we're starting to see how this next generation is going to shape up, there's still plenty of unanswered questions about how it's all going to come together. These 10 items may not be the most important things on your own list, but collectively they have the power to define a new generation of gaming that's significantly better than the one we're currently enjoying.