PS3 – Italy Has Already Started to Sell

Small-scale retail chain has triggered a ‘chain reaction’ Retailers in Italy have broken a very sacred rule concerning gaming consoles: don’t sell before launch date. Not two days early anyway. Small-scale retail chain Darty took out adverts in...

Duke Nukem Successfully Transplanted to DS

Coder submits portable Duke as entry in programming contest. With all these Duke Forever stories suddenly poppin’ up all over the place like spring locusts, it’s almost starting to look like the Viscount of Vaporware may (finally) see the light of day. How...

GDC 07: LittleBigPlanet First Look

Sony’s intriguing new game asks what happens when felt creatures come to the PlayStation 3. Given the abstract nature of the theoretical talk that occurs when the power of the PlayStation 3’s cell processor is brought up, it’s somehow fitting that...

Next-Gen Games: Better Visuals – Less Story

The quality of a video game is recognized through various observations regarding, gameplay, sounds, visuals, movement, camera angles and of course story-line. Aaa, story-lines, all good games are based on great story-lines. Sometimes, a great story is what sells a...

The Universal Console

Video game designer David Jaffe says that “ten years from now there will be one console” In the beginning, there were those Game and Watch devices. Later on came the Tetris, then the NES, the Game Boy, the PlayStation and before we even knew it, the market was filled...

Wii Bonds Gaming Generations Together

The appearance of the Wiimote has changed the definition of gaming Less than a year ago, people around the world first picked up a Wii Remote and realized Nintendo was changing video games forever. Using the Wiimote’s motion sensitive feature, the realistic game...