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Swatch announces to make Batteries with Unmatched Storage Capacity

Swatch announces to make Batteries with Unmatched Storage Capacity

Harrison Ford returns in Denis Villeneuve's Blade Runner Sequel

Harrison Ford returns to Denis Villeneuve's Blade Runner Sequel

The Science Behind The Dress

The Science Behind The Dress

Star Trek's Renaissance Man Leonard Nimoy, dead at 83

Leonard Nimoy, Star Trek's Renaissance Man, Dead at 83

Apple Watch Will Ditch the Car Keys and Remind Users to Exercise

Apple Watch Will Ditch the Car Keys and Remind Users to Exercise

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Google puts up pre-order page for its first-ever proprietary game controller

Google puts up pre-order page for its first-ever proprietary game controller The set-top box is up for pre-order on the Play Store for $99 right now along with game controller for $39.

Oct 27 2014, 11:52am CDT

China lifted Console Ban

China lifted Console Ban On January 6,th 2014 the State Council of the People’s Republic of China announced that it had officially, though temporarily, lifted a ban on video game consoles that on September 27, 2013 it had said it intended to...

Jan 22 2014, 2:55am CST

Microsoft Expects To Make Another Xbox

Microsoft Expects To Make Another Xbox Will we see a Playstation 5? How about an Xbox…um…two? As soon as Sony and Microsoft announced the PS4 and Xbox One, complete with robust cloud capabilities, pundits such as myself started wondering if this would be the...

Jan 13 2014, 11:41am CST

Gamers around the World Saddened at the Passing of the PS2

Gamers around the World Saddened at the Passing of the PS2 Japanese shipments of the PS2 cease

Dec 28 2012, 1:08pm CST

GameStop Black Friday 2012 Online Sale has Launched

GameStop Black Friday 2012 Online Sale has Launched The GameStop Black Friday 2012 online sale will has launched midnight ET. Shop the best GameStop Black Friday 2012 deals before they are gone.

Nov 21 2012, 11:08pm CST

More PS2 Games Are Coming To PS3 Sony expands collection of downloadable legacy titles

Oct 3 2011, 3:11pm CDT

New PS3 SKU Confirmed, With PS2 Compatibility?

New PS3 SKU Confirmed, With PS2 Compatibility? Japanese website seems to suggest just that.

Jun 20 2011, 2:08pm CDT

Walmart Video Game Bundles: 2 Wii games for $25 + free shipping, more

Walmart Video Game Bundles: 2 Wii games for $25 + free shipping, more Walmart continues to offer several video game bundle deals, as listed below. Most bundles add $1.94 for shipping. Even with shipping, most bundles are at or near lowest-we've-seen prices. Sales tax is added where...

Sep 7 2010, 12:35am CDT

Walmart Video Game Bundles: 2 Xbox 360 games for $30 + free shipping, more

Walmart Video Game Bundles: 2 Xbox 360 games for $30 + free shipping, more Walmart continues to offer several video game bundle deals, as listed below. Plus, several of these items qualify for free shipping; otherwise shipping adds 97 cents. Even with shipping, most bundles are at or near...

Aug 17 2010, 7:36am CDT

Xbox 360 Slim In UK Is A Better Seller Than PS2 Slim, PS3 Slim The new version of the Xbox 360 has boosted sales for Microsoft's console in the UK in a bigger way than Sony got when it redesigned its PS2 and PS3 consoles, as sales have catapulted since the slimmer version of the...

Jul 19 2010, 7:43am CDT

Airlink101 1-Port USB Print Server for $19 + free shipping

Airlink101 1-Port USB Print Server for $19 + free shipping Meritline.com offers the Airlink101 1-Port USB Print Server, model no. AMPS230, for $18.99 with free shipping. That's a $7 overnight drop and the lowest total price we've ever seen for a print server by $1. This device...

Jun 10 2010, 12:00am CDT

X-Men Origins: Wolverine is Out Now!

X-Men Origins: Wolverine is Out Now! Activision has released their latest movie tie-in video game. This one is based off of the upcoming film X-Men Origins: Wolverine, which reveals the mysterious backstory behind (d'uh) Wolverine. In the game players will...

May 1 2009, 10:45am CDT

Nintendo, Capcom Win Big at Japan’s Famitsu Awards

Nintendo, Capcom Win Big at Japan’s Famitsu Awards Japan’s leading videogame magazine, Famitsu, finally announced the winners of its 2008 awards, and in a display of differences between Japanese and American videogame tastes, Capcom’s Monster Hunter Portable 2nd G took...

Apr 25 2009, 4:25pm CDT

Sony PS2 available now for $99.99 on Amazon

Sony PS2 available now for $99.99 on Amazon As announced by Sony yesterday the Sony PS2 is now selling for only $99.99 (was $129.99) on Amazon.com. Sony hopes to eat into the Wii market share with the bargain video game console that is reaching a library of...

Apr 1 2009, 7:29am CDT

Sony PS2 Price Cut to $99.99 is Official, no big PS3 News Sony today announced that PlayStation 2 will be available starting April 1st for $99.99 (MSRP). We reported earlier today about the new PS2 price leaking on a Target ad. The rumored big PS3 news for today is just a...

Mar 31 2009, 7:07am CDT

Sony to drop Price of PS2 to $99.99

Sony to drop Price of PS2 to $99.99 Kotaku posted a photo of a leaked Target ad for next week showing the Sony PS2 with the new low price of $99.99. Update: Sony announced PS2 Price-cut to start April 1st. A leaked Kmart retail system screen also made...

Mar 31 2009, 3:06am CDT

Sony PS2 owners upgrade to Xbox 360 says Microsoft The video sale numbers for February have been released by NPD. The Xbox 360 sold again better than the Sony PS3 console. In an interview with Gamasutra Microsoft's Aaron Greenberg said that their research show that they...

Mar 20 2009, 9:29am CDT

Sony Announces SingStar ABBA for the Holidays

Sony Announces SingStar ABBA for the Holidays Sony Computer Entertainment America has announced a new PS3 and PS2 game for the holiday season in the SingStar franchise. The title is called SingStar ABBA. SCEA says the game was developed in conjunction with ABBA and...

Dec 3 2008, 10:00am CST

Gene Simmons AXE Guitar Game Controller Review

Gene Simmons AXE Guitar Game Controller Review Today we are checking out the Gene Simmons Axe Game Controller for the PS3 and PS2 console. The controller works with both Rock Band and Guitar hero games. The controller is a licensed replica of the axe guitar that...

Nov 21 2008, 11:20am CST

Starpex Obsidian Guitar Controller for PS3/PS2 Review

Starpex Obsidian Guitar Controller for PS3/PS2 Review Today we are looking at one of the coolest additions you can make to Rock Band or Guitar Hero, the Starpex Obsidian Guitar Controller. The controller works with both the PS2 and the PS3 consoles. It can be used as a...

Oct 8 2008, 1:13pm CDT

PDP Unveils Guitar Designs for Aly & AJ Game Controllers

PDP Unveils Guitar Designs for Aly & AJ Game Controllers Back in June, we talked a little bit about the guitar controllers bearing the name and designed with the assistance of tween rockers Aly...

Aug 21 2008, 3:00pm CDT

Sony sets overall Sales Target for Sony PS3 to 150 million Units The Sony PS2 has sold over 140 million units over the nine years on the market. For Sony's Kaz Hirai it is clear that the Sony PS3 needs to beat that number. At the E3 2008 he set the overall sales goal to 150 million...

Jul 21 2008, 1:05am CDT

Full Size Wood Guitar Controller for PS3 and PS2 from Peak Products

Full Size Wood Guitar Controller for PS3 and PS2 from Peak Products Music based games like Guitar Hero and Rock Band are among some of the hottest titles right now. The problem is that the plastic guitars that ship with the games tend to not hold up well. My Rock Band Guitar stopped...

Jul 16 2008, 7:12am CDT

Sony Dualshock for PS3 in UK Next Week

Sony Dualshock for PS3 in UK Next Week For many fans of the PS3 game system one of the things most missed from the PS2 to the PS3 is the vibration feedback from the Dualshock controller. Sony was embroiled in a patent suit that prevented vibration feedback...

Jun 30 2008, 6:45am CDT

New Red Sony PS2 SCPH-90000 CR

New Red Sony PS2 SCPH-90000 CR The Sony PS2 is not dead yet. Sony is even releasing it in new color. The new Cinnabar Red (SCPH-90000 CR) PS2 will go on sale in Japan on July 3rd for 16,000 Yen (~$152). Sony launched the PlayStation 2 (SCPH-90000)...

Jun 3 2008, 12:47pm CDT

Sony PS2 Outsells PS3 by Millions in 2008

Sony PS2 Outsells PS3 by Millions in 2008 With all the talk of wars between the next generation Sony PS3, Xbox 360 and Wii it’s easy to forget there are still other video game consoles on the market. Sony’s own PS2 is still doing very well and is outselling its...

May 15 2008, 8:48am CDT

Cheap ANEO GX-10 WebCam challenges Sony EyeToy

Cheap ANEO GX-10 WebCam challenges Sony EyeToy The ANEO GX-10 WebCam comes with three PC video games that offer a similar experience as the Sony EyeToy enabled Playstation games. The ANEO GX-10 web camera comes with three PC video interactive games: Kungfu, Super...

Jan 23 2008, 7:28am CST

Overall and 2007 Video Game Console Sales Numbers in the U.S. Now that the holiday shopping season of 2007 is a couple of weeks behind us it is time to look at the sales numbers of the video game consoles. The numbers below were released last week by the market research company...

Jan 20 2008, 6:00am CST

Amazon Cyber Monday Deal: Sony PS2 Singstar Bundle $129.99

Amazon Cyber Monday Deal: Sony PS2 Singstar Bundle $129.99 Amazon offers the recently announced special Sony PS2 Singstar bundle for $129.99 ($149.99). Amazon is not listing any offers as Cyber Monday deals as they did for Black Friday. I'm not sure why they do not embrace...

Nov 26 2007, 11:01am CST

Sony PSP Deep Red announced

Sony PSP Deep Red announced Besides a new Sony PS2, Sony also announced a new color for the slim Sony PSP in Japan - Deep Red. The Deep Red Sony PSP (PSPJ-20000) will start selling on December 13th for 22,800 yen (~$198). Sony will also offer it...

Nov 6 2007, 2:28am CST

New Sony PS2 SCPH-90000 announced

New Sony PS2 SCPH-90000 announced Sony announces a redesigned Sony PS2 console with integrated power adapter in Japan. We just reported about a rumor on the weekend that Sony would release a new stream lined Playstation 2 design. The rumor targeted a...

Nov 6 2007, 12:24am CST

$99 Sony PS2 Console to come 2008? UK's MCV reports that Sony is going to release a redesigned Sony PS2 with integrated power supply for under $100. Update: New Sony PS2 console official Currently the Sony PS2 sells for $129.99 and the new white...

Nov 3 2007, 10:00am CDT

White PS2 SingStar Bundle on Sale As reported yesterday, Sony announced a cool white Sony Playstation 2 SingStar bundle to celebrate the 7th birthday of the Sony PS2. Amazon.com has begun taking orders for the white Sony PS2 SingStar bundle priced at $...

Oct 27 2007, 9:23am CDT

Sony PS2 turns Seven

Sony PS2 turns Seven The Sony PlayStation 2 turns seven today with more than 120 million consoles sold worldwide. The PS2 was released in North America on October 26, 2000 and has not only moved 120 million systems, but has sold over 1...

Oct 26 2007, 12:52pm CDT

Sony PS3 Playstation Eye Video Camera Hands-On

Sony PS3 Playstation Eye Video Camera Hands-On Sony announced the video camera accessory for the Sony PS3 dubbed Playstation Eye in April. The Playstation Eye will start shipping on October 31st and is available for pre-order on Amazon.com at a price of $39.99....

Sep 25 2007, 12:19am CDT

Mod Chip Sellers get raided US Customs has raided more than 30 homes, businesses and shops in 16 U.S. States to clamp down on the sale of mod chips for video game consoles. The focus is on mod chips that enable consoles to play pirated games....

Aug 2 2007, 11:10am CDT

Thrustmaster Run’N’ Drive 3 in 1 Gamepad Review

Thrustmaster Run’N’ Drive 3 in 1 Gamepad Review Gamepads are a great way to get your game on with lots of gaming systems from PC to PS2 and PS3. Thrustmaster has been making controllers in the PC world for may years and are now making some interesting products for...

Apr 26 2007, 10:12am CDT

PS2 Compatibility for Sony PS3 Goes Live

PS2 Compatibility for Sony PS3 Goes Live For those who are waiting on pins and needles to see which PS2 games will work on the PS3, Sony has launched a site that allows people to search for PS2 titles and check their compatibility status with the next-gen...

Mar 20 2007, 8:45am CDT