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Nintendo will unveil Wii HD at E3

04/14/2011, After years of rumors, Game Informer says it’s been able to confirm with multiple sources that Nintendo will unveil the successor to the Wii at E3 this year. This comes off news that the Wii will receive a $50 price cut next month. As far as...

Nintendo 3DS Review

04/13/2011, Nintendo 3DS Review - This in-depth review of the Nintendo 3DS covers its design, select games and the effects of stereo 3D on games and the user experience.

More Tony Hawk games in 2012, hopefully sans fake skateboards

04/12/2011, Tony Hawk is not giving up on making video games. After working with Activision to develop two underwhelming skateboard games: Tony Hawk Ride and Tony Hawk Shred, Hawk says that the games will be returning next year. Any gamer who’s played the...

Guitar Hero not dead, series is on “hiatus”

04/12/2011, A few months ago, Activision said that it was killing off the Guitar Hero franchise because of a decrease in interest for music rhythm games. In a new interview with Gamesindustry.biz, Activision developer relations VP Dan Winters said that the series...

Angry Birds becomes best selling PlayStation Network game

04/11/2011, And the best selling PlayStation Network game is…? Is it Final Fantasy VII? Not even close. It’s…Angry Birds. Rovio’s smartphone game that has players hurling frustrated birds at a legion of green pigs was the top purchased game on PSN in...

PlayStation 4 not prepped for launch “anytime soon”

04/11/2011, Yeah, we’ve heard this story before. Speaking to an analyst at Lazard Capital Markets, Sony reiterated that it was not preparing a plan to release a PlayStation 4 in the near future. In regards to building the video game console to succeed the PS3,...

New Sonic game might feature old cuter Sonic

04/07/2011, To celebrate the festivities for Sonic’s 20th birthday this year, Sega released a teaser trailer for a new Sonic game. From what little we could glean, it would appear the old Sonic (before he got green eyes and had super long legs) will be making a...

Harmonix drops Rock Band 3 down to $20 on all platforms

04/05/2011, Activision might have killed its Guitar Hero franchise but that’s not stopping rivals, Harmonix, makers of Rock Band from snatching up whatever’s left of the music rhythm market. Rock Band 3, the best selling game in the series just received a...

Dragon Quest X sticking to the aging Wii

04/04/2011, With the 3DS is out in three major markets and slowly declining Wii sales, it would seem as if the next-generation (at least for Nintendo) is upon us. So where on Earth is Square Enix’s Dragon Quest X? Since its announcement in December 2008,...