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GameStop Named as Backer of $79 GameStick Console
Mar 29, 2013 - in News
Kickstarter project has come a long way in the three months since it launched.
PlayStation 4 Announced: PC-based AMD Hardware Inside
Feb 21, 2013 - in News
Sony takes a page from the PC for its next-gen gaming system.
Valve Responds to Reports of Mass Layoff; Projects on Track
Feb 14, 2013 - in News
All projects are still a go despite who has or has not been fired, says Valve.
Nintendo Says No to Wii U Price Cut
Feb 3, 2013 - in News
Console has only sold three million units thus far.
Rumor: UK May Not Get PlayStation 4 Until 2014
Feb 3, 2013 - in News
Will Europeans be left waiting on the PS4?
Rumored Next-Generation Xbox Specs Float About
Jan 22, 2013 - in News
Said to be powered by 8-core 1.6GHz processor and 8 GB of RAM.
Nvidia Shield: Hands-On With A Tegra 4-Based Handheld
Jan 21, 2013 - in Reviews
Our first stop at this year's CES was Nvidia's suite in the Palms, where company representatives showed off pre-production versions of its Shield handheld. Chris Angelini weighs in with some of the specifics, plus his impressions of Nvidia's effort.
Razer Edge: Hands-On With The x86 Gaming Tablet At CES 2013
Jan 21, 2013 - in Reviews
Razer continued developing Project Fiona, which we saw at E3 last year, and it's turning into the Edge. We spent some time with it at CES, and are ready with some first impressions, along with a report on the hardware and accessories Razer plans to sell.
21 Consoles And Handhelds That Crashed And Burned
Jan 10, 2013 - in Picture Story
Video game history is littered with consoles that were epic fiascoes. Most were just bad platforms that either lacked in performance, compelling games, or a true market niche. But some had a good chance at success and were murdered by bad management.
Valve's Gabe Newell Gives Details on Steam Box
Jan 10, 2013 - in News
Gabe Newell gives a little more insight on the Steam Box.
Wii U Sells 400,000 in U.S. on Launch Week
Nov 28, 2012 - in News
The Wii U has sold quite well in the U.S. for its launch week.
Nintendo Network Accounts Tied to Only One Wii U
Nov 25, 2012 - in News
Don't lose or damage your console. Your Nintendo Network account may be at risk...
Nintendo Focusing on Wii U Games; No More Wii Titles
Nov 24, 2012 - in News
Nintendo confirms that it doesn't have any plans for first party Wii titles.
Wii U Just Needs to Sell One Title to Be Profitable
Nov 23, 2012 - in News
Nintendo's had a harder time this past fiscal quarter, but the Wii U being sold at a loss isn't too much of a problem.
Wii U Netflix App Doesn't Allow '@' Entry into Password Field
Nov 22, 2012 - in News
Laughably, the Wii U Netflix App doesn't allow for @ for password entry.
Hulu Plus App Now Available on Wii U
Nov 21, 2012 - in News
Hulu Plus is now available on the Wii U.
Shutting Off Wii U During Massive Update Bricks Console
Nov 20, 2012 - in News
Don't turn off the Wii U during its massive update...
Wii U Basic Only Has 3GB of Space for Game Downloadeds
Nov 15, 2012 - in News
The amount of usable storage space available on the Wii U is hardly sufficient.
Transferring Wii Data to the Wii U is a Complicated Process
Nov 10, 2012 - in News
You can get all your Wii data over to your Wii U, but it's quite a process...
Bethesda Confirms Third Skyrim DLC Dragonborn
Nov 5, 2012 - in News
Done with Skyrim? Think again.
Report: Modern Warfare 4 Mentioned by Voice Actor
Oct 31, 2012 - in News
Does it seem likely that a professional voice actor would break his NDA?
No More Facebook or Twitter on Xbox 360 Dashboard
Oct 19, 2012 - in News
If you've applied the latest Xbox dashboard update, you may notice that a few things are missing...
Game Designer Cliff Bleszinski Departs from Epic Games
Oct 4, 2012 - in News
Epic Games' lead designer is taking a much needed break after serving up console and PC games for the last 20 years.
WikiPad Arrives at GameStop on Halloween for $499
Sep 8, 2012 - in News
The Wikipad Android-powered gaming tablet arrives next month with a premium price tag. Will gamers take the pricey plunge?
Epic Games Opens Seattle Studio to Push Unreal Engine 4
Sep 6, 2012 - in News
Sounds like Epic Games wants to get closer to best buddy Microsoft.
Rumor: PlayStation 4 Will Support 4K Resolution
Aug 22, 2012 - in News
The PlayStation 4 will reportedly support 4K Resolution playback to push consumers into purchasing Sony's compatible 4K HDTVs -- much like the PS3 did with Blu-ray.
Xbox 720 Durango Dev Kit Appears Online for Sale
Jul 31, 2012 - in News
A nice Xbox 720 leak to get your week off to the right start.
OnLive Will Be Pre-Installed on Ouya
Jul 27, 2012 - in News
OnLive will come pre-installed on the Ouya Android-based console launching next year.
Deals July 16: D-Link Wireless N300 Gigabit Router $59.99
Jul 16, 2012 - in News
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Deals July 5: 23'' Dell UltraSharp IPS LCD $227
Jul 5, 2012 - in News
Some hot deals to help you get back into work after the holiday.