06/10/2010, Can’t figure out which gaming notebook will be suitable for you? You might want to check out the MSI GX740 which has just begun to ship. Weighing just over 7lbs with the optional 9-cell battery, it’s a capable desktop replacement machine, and will set you back a good $1,400. Specifications of the MSI GX740 include:
06/10/2010, Sony is pushing hard for stereo 3D content, and video games are something that the company can have a direct control over: Sony is both developer and publisher. Other major publishers are also expected to come on board, Sony UK says, and all of this is expected to happen by 2014 when 40% of households (in the UK) will have a 3D-enabled HTDV (that seems a little optimistic, but why not).
06/09/2010, You might remember the MSI GT660 gaming notebook that we brought to your attention a few months back, now the Taiwanese PC maker has unveiled the full specifications of this powerful notebook, showing us why they think this should be our next gaming notebook. Price or release date of the GT660 wasn’t mentioned, but specifications of it include:
06/09/2010, As an adjustment to the economic situation, Linden Labs -the company behind Second Life- will lay off 30% of its staff to increase its bottom-line. The company says that it will focus on making virtual good the top income-generator in the future. We’re not sure about what the current state of business is today, but at some point, Linden Labs was making a lot of money by creating virtual worlds […]
06/09/2010, What’s 3D mouse will you ask? This time around, this is not an Air Mouse that can be waved like a remote. Instead Lexip’s 3DM Pro looks like a regular mouse, except that it comes with additional controls and sensors that give you 6 degrees of freedom. In addition to being able to pan on a 2D plane like any mouse, the 3DM pro also has a mechanism that lets […]
06/09/2010, While the sales figures of Sony’s PSPgo were never officially revealed, the consensus is that sales of the device were far from overwhelming. In a recent interview, Sony Computer Entertainment Europe (SCEE) boss, Andrew House, admitted that they learnt a lot from the PSPgo. While many folks were disappointed with the lack of a UMD drive, essentially forcing them to ditch their previously purchased games, Andrew House admitted that one […]
06/08/2010, When Nintendo Japan unveiled new colors for its DSi XL, we were wondering if those new color options would be coming to the US, and we have mixed feelings to hear that one of them is – Midnight Blue. The folks over in Japan will be able to pick up the DSi XL in yellow, blue and green, but we’ll be limited to the blue version when it’s released in […]
06/08/2010, With E3 just around the corner, details of the upcoming games are being unveiled bit by bit, and now Activision has confirmed the first details of the upcoming DJ Hero 2. The game now offers a microphone to handle vocals for the relevant tracks, and the Party Bundle pack offers two turntables in addition to the microphone, allowing you to have DJ battles in two-player mode. DJ Hero 2 is […]
06/08/2010, We’ve discussed this before, but this is now official: the Alienware M11X gaming laptop is moving up to Core i7 and Core i5 processors from now on. The Core Duo version will shortly coexist, but this is the end of the road for the original configuration. In our Alienware M11X review, the 11″ laptop was doing well in graphics applications, but was behind for non-gaming tasks. This upgrade makes the […]
06/07/2010, The Guitar Hero franchise has certainly come a long way since its inception, and the upcoming title, Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock will offer a controller redesign that is not only wireless, but will merge all of the electronics into the neck and fretboard. Basically, this means the body does not have the responsibility of holding sensitive electronics apart from looking good in your living room when you rock it […]
06/07/2010, Yes, you’d better read through the headlines again. It seems that several developers have let the cat out of the bag that the upcoming Nintendo 3DS will feature processing speeds that are on par with the PS3 and Xbox 360 consoles, where both far exceed the Nintendo Wii. Rumors abound that the Nintendo 3DS will sport an NVIDIA Tegra chip, but IGN’s developer sources claim that those are false. Still, […]
06/07/2010, The Ozone Trace mousepad is one that is meant for professional gamers – although we’re pretty sure that anyone serious enough in their gaming won’t mind picking it up and having a go as well. This is no ordinary mousepad, as it is composed of four layers of different materials that is able to offer the most comfortable gaming experience possible. At the bottom is a rubber base that supposedly […]
06/07/2010, Ricepuppet, the person behind a customized Xbox 360 console complete with Domo-kun (a cartoon character from Japan) paintwork, is now back with yet another model – we’re talking about the Kero Kero Kero Kerori Xbox 360. For those who are huge fans of this anime frog, you might want to contact Ricepuppet to see whether he is willing to sell you a customized model or not.
06/07/2010, If your dad grew up playing Pac-Man in dark and dank arcades, how about letting him relive those good old days with High Definition graphics by picking up a Father’s Day PS3 bundle? It will retail for $349, where you get a 250GB PS3 as well as Little Big Planet and an HDMI cable to get you started right out of the box. Amazon has listed the arrival date as […]