Microsoft is set to unveil a new generation Xbox 360 on May 21 at it’s main campus in Washington. Xbox 360 has been the top selling game console in the United States for the last 20 months, selling more than 70 million consoles since its release date in 2005, and a new generation version could … Read moreMicrosoft to Release New Xbox 360
Electronic Arts has issued layoffs at its Montreal mobile-development studio, just a few weeks after the resignation of CEO John Riccitiello. Entertainment Arts (EA) game publishers has reportedly issued a round of layoffs in their Montreal studio however, the number of employees facing redundancy is left unknown. The decision to lay off employees comes just … Read moreEA Games voted ‘Worst Company in America’ as it Lays Off More Employees
EA and Insomniac Games have set May 28 as the release date for their new co-op first-person shooter game, Fuse. Insomniac bought you such games as Ratchet and Clank and Resistance however now, for the first time ever, they are offering a new shooter game that will be the studio’s first ever multi platform game. … Read moreInsomniac Games Launches Release Date for Highly Anticipated ‘Fuse’
After the disastrous launch of SimCIty 4, Maxis is offering its existing customers and those who register before March 25th a free bonus game as compensation. The offer was announced by EA/Maxis on Sunday and customers are being gifted with the opportunity to choose from a list of PC games to download for free until … Read moreEA/ Maxis Offers Free Games as Compensation
While Kinect was pretty good before, and we recently got the announcement that Kinect would be made shortly for PC, we also now found out at SXSW that that’s not all the new Kinect is capable of. Thanks to a company called 4titoo (pronounced “42”) it looks like the Kinect will not only allow you … Read moreKinect Just Got A Whole Lot Better Thanks To 4titoo…
Kinect has definitely been one of Microsoft’s great inventions in recent history. While initially not being overly popular with the X-Box fanbase, no one can doubt that it’s extremely powerful, to be able to control so much on a screen, using nothing but your own hand gestures. Well, Microsoft today, just showed us what’s on … Read moreKinect No Longer Just For X-Box???
So, obviously, the top story for today is Sony announcing their next gaming console, the PlayStation 4 (unexpected name?). However, some people are already concerned that this new console will be a bit lackluster, and not able to compete with the next round of Nintendo, X-Box, and the new and upcoming OUYA gaming console. As … Read moreThe PlayStation 4 Finally Unveiled… Will It Be Enough?
Many people wondered why Sony decided to buy out cloud-gaming company Gaikai, but now we know… Apparently the PS4, which is expected to be announced at an event in Manhattan this Wednesday, will let players stream games online. How cool? Apparently, this online streaming service will (initially at least) focus on games for PlayStation 3, … Read morePS4 Gives Gamers The Opportunity to Stream Online?
The console industry has been running pretty steady for quite some time. Originally you had Atari, and then fast forward a few years, and you had Nintendo 64, Sega, and Playstation. Then X-Box came in and booted Sega out of the console industry, so now you really just have Nintendo Wii, PS3, and X-Box 360. … Read morePS3, X-Box, Nintendo, Step Aside… OUYA To Hit Stores in June…