Tag: Game Consoles

Nintendo SNES Mini Coming This Year To Make Up For Discontinued NES Classic?

Nintendo officially discontinued the NES Classic, but it's reportedly preparing another treat for fans. The company apparently has an SNES Mini in the works, planning to launch it later this year.

Video Games April 20, 2017

Nintendo Switch Early Impressions: What The Experts Are Saying About The Hybrid Console's Hardware And Software

Planning to buy Nintendo Switch? We outline for you the first impressions of experts about the upcoming $300 game console.

Video Games February 24, 2017

Nintendo Switch vs PS4 vs Xbox One: The Console War Rages On

Nintendo Switch will finally be released in less than a month. The newcomer will challenge Microsoft Xbox One and Sony PlayStation 4 in the console wars.

Video Games February 5, 2017

Interview: Roblox Gaming Platform Brings Imaginative Play To Xbox One

Roblox makes its move to gaming consoles. It's launch on Microsoft's Xbox One is available to download for free on Xbox Live.

Geek January 27, 2016

GoPro's Streaming Channel App Is Now Available For PlayStation

GoPro launched its streaming channel app for PS4 and PS3 consoles on Tuesday, which allows users to stream, browse and shop directly from the gaming devices.

Apps/Software December 22, 2015

New Study Shows That More Women Than Men Own Gaming Consoles

A new study done by the Pew Research Center on technology device ownership recently uncovered that more women than men now own gaming consoles, such as a PlayStation or Xbox.

Geek November 5, 2015

Museums And Libraries Can Now Jailbreak Gaming Consoles

The U.S. Copyright Office has revised copryight law, as it does every three years, enabling players to circumvent DRM for nonsupported games and allowing museums to jailbreak gaming consoles to preserve games.

Video Games November 4, 2015

Sony Has Sold 29 Million PlayStation 4 Consoles In Less Than Two Years

Most people could guess that the PlayStation 4 is currently winning the console war, but few people would have guessed just how well Sony's machine was doing...

Geek November 2, 2015

Analyst Predicts Consoles To Die Out - What Does Sony Boss Yoshida Have To Say?

After analyst Michael Pachter predicted the death of consoles again, Sony CEO Shuhei Yoshida took a stand and explained why it is never going to happen.

Video Games September 30, 2015

How'd You Like A Gold PS4? Taco Bell Has 6,000 To Give Away

Taco Bell is holding a contest to give away PlayStation 4 bundles that include a console, controller, PS Plus, and the 'Uncharted' remaster. And the console is gold.

Geek September 18, 2015

Amazon Launches Nintendo Digital Downloads Store For 3DS And Wii U Games

Amazon users can now buy digital copies and DLC packs of their favorite Nintendo games in its new Nintendo storefront.

Geek September 1, 2015

This $500 Hand-Crafted Recreation Of The Original NES Is The Leica Of Game Consoles

It doesn't get any better than this: A spectacular, hand-crafted $500 recreation of the original NES truly is the Leica of game consoles.

Geek July 6, 2015

New GameStop Sale Proves The Death Of Last-Generation Console Gaming Is Here

We learned one important thing at this year's E3: the death of last-generation console-gaming has arrived. Now, a new offer by GameStop confirms that by giving customers more incentives to buy next-generation consoles.

Geek June 24, 2015

Best Buy Offers Up To $175 For Xbox One With Trade-In Deal

All of the E3 news making you want to upgrade to an Xbox One? If you've got a working Xbox 360 or Sony PS3, Best Buy may help you out.

Culture June 16, 2015

Gaming On-The-Go: The Future Of Mobile Gaming vs. Consoles

With more people gaming on their smartphones than ever before, here's a look at how far the mobile gaming industry has gone and where it's predicted to go in comparison to game consoles.

Apps/Software June 4, 2015

Nintendo Denies NX Will Run On Android

After a Japanese newspaper reported that Nintendo's NX will run on Android OS, the company called the news false.

Apps/Software June 2, 2015

Nintendo NX Console Will Be Built Around Android OS

The operating system of the next-generation Nintendo NX console will reportedly be based on Android. A more open OS will give developers more flexibility, which should benefit all parties.

Gadgets June 1, 2015

5 Trends That Are Killing Console Gaming

Now that we're in the next generation of console video gaming, the gaming experience itself continues to get more frustrating as players deal with issues such as long development times and bugs.

Movies/TV Shows May 18, 2015

Adios! Nintendo Bids Brazil Bye Over Hardware and Game Distribution 'Challenges'

Nintendo has announced that it will no longer be distributing games and consoles in Brazil due to high tariffs and fees imposed by the country.

Video Games January 12, 2015

XBox Beats PS4 in Console Sales. Price Cut May Have Helped Just a Bit.

The Xbox One moved 1.2 million units in November, beating out the rival PlayStation 4. Consoles aren't dead yet, says Xbox's chief.

Business Tech December 12, 2014

Sony Delivers PlayStation 4 and Vita to China, Nintendo Not Far Behind

With the 14-year-long console ban lifted, Sony prepares to launch the PlayStation 4 and Vita in China. Sony will try to make the PlayStation experience in China consistent with its global products, as best as it can within the bounds of Chinese law, Sony says.

Video Games December 11, 2014

PlayStation 4's First Year: A Retrospective

Happy Birthday to Sony's PlayStation 4, which is turning one year old. That first year was full of (very many) highs and (very few) lows. Take a look.

Geek November 14, 2014

PS4 outsells Xbox One in May. Fifth month in a row. Weep, Microsoft, weep

Sony’s PS4 has taken the lead in the sales of video game consoles for the past five months, surpassing Microsoft’s Xbox One. Come holiday season, will it retain its lead?

Business Tech June 17, 2014

E3 Update: Xbox One is for gaming after all. Right, Microsoft?

New Xbox One made consumers think if the console is still relevantly for gaming. While Microsoft previously promoted of making it an all-in-one entertainment system, it reassures gaming remains the priority.

Business Tech June 10, 2014

Microsoft brings 45 popular apps to Xbox: Twitter, HBO Go, Vine, and more

Microsoft beefs up user experience on Xbox by integrating over 45 popular apps to its consoles worldwide. Learn what these apps are as well as date and country of release.

Apps/Software June 6, 2014

PlayStation 4 claims the crown, outselling Xbox One by a landslide

PlayStation 4 is the uncontested victor in the battle of the consoles this time around. The PS4 outsold the Xbox One nearly two-to-one in January 2014.

Video Games February 14, 2014

Sony sells record 1mn PlayStation 4 units in North America on first day amidst hiccups

The PlayStation 4 became the fastest-selling console for Sony as it hit the million mark within just 24 hours in market.

Video Games November 19, 2013

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