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Ouya Shipping To Kickstarter Supporters On March 28

02/28/2013, Ouya Kickstarter supporters have been waiting anxiously to hear word of when they could expect their Android-powered video game console to make its way to their homes. We’ve heard Ouya started shipping out its developer kits this past December, and...

NVIDIA Shield Is About Shaping The Mobile Chip Battlefield

01/31/2013, NVIDIA has provided some insights about how the NVIDIA Shield portable gaming device came to be (read about our hands-on time with the Shield at CES). I recommend reading the article on their website, and if you want a quick primer: it’s a great...

Ouya introduces limited console edition during last week of funding

08/01/2012, Ouya, the $99 Android game console project, in entering its last week of fund raising on Kickstarter. The company raised $6M+ out of an original goal of $950,000 (it hit $5M 10 days ago). It is clear that support for the project has been overwhelming as...

Washing machine ends up as video game console

09/23/2011, Not everyone loves doing laundry – in fact, most people hate it, but what if you could package the ordinary laundry activity into something fun? Lee Wei Chen, an MA design student from Kingston University, decided that future washing machines should...

SEGA turns public urinal into game console

12/15/2010, This is pretty sad news – undignified, at the very least. SEGA, the house that once brought great games and fantastic consoles has been relegated to rolling out a new console which will find its home in men’s public restrooms. Known as...

Xbox 360 Hands-on

06/14/2010, We got our hands on the Xbox 360 and here are the real-world images of the beast. First surprise: it looks better than it did during the press event. It has a piano black finish that is exquisite – just like your HDTV (we hope for you). The new...

Odd news of Sega Dreamcast on Amazon for $89

05/10/2010, This is rather strange – the Sega Dreamcast, the last console from SEGA, is available on Amazon for $89 a pop. They are brand new consoles, which means you won’t be getting second hand goods, letting you relive the early 2000s all over again...

Swinxs game console arrives Stateside

02/24/2010, Mention video game consoles and you will most probably be faced with just a trio of answers – the Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii and Sony PS3. Well, think again – the Swinxs gaming console is now available Stateside despite it being announced a good...

PS3 3.0 Update imminent

08/31/2009, Eric Lempel from the PlayStation Network Operations has posted that the PlayStation 3 3.0 firmware update was coming very soon, “just in time for the official launch of the 120 GB PlayStation 3″. For more details, watch this PS3 update 3.0...

PS3 Slim, live pictures pop all over

08/18/2009, A lot of folks are happy that Sony has released a fully featured PS3 at a lower price point (at last!). There are a lot of images being tweeted right now, and while most of them show the official Sony photos, some show what seems to be live images of...

PS3 Slim enters production (sequel)

08/03/2009, The cost-reduced PS3 slim has been the object of rumors for a long time. Photos have appeared earlier this year, and recently Amazon Germany did a snafu by publishing some information about a PS3 “konsole slim” on their website (the info has...

Sony Wants To Win With PSP Go, But Not at Any Price

06/09/2009, Since it was announced at E3, the Sony PSP Go and its pricing in particular has created a lot of buzz on the web. If you missed it, PSP Go is not so different from the PSP, except that it basically fixes the portability problem and relies on digital files...