Gamescom lands on gamers’ map

August 20, 2009

Two days ago, Sony finally announced it would cut the price for its flagship
PlayStation 3, reacting to slumping sales which have lagged
behind those of Nintendo’s Wii and Microsoft’s Xbox 360.

Halo and Grand Theft Auto don’t create real-life killers-prof

June 20, 2009

A California university professor on Friday said her research confirms what gamers and game makers have long maintained: violent video games don’t lead to a more violent society.

E3: James Cameron stingy with “Avatar” details

June 2, 2009

To say the film “Avatar” is eagerly awaited would be an understatement. The 3D film is 4 years in the making — twice as long as it took for director James Cameron to make the blockbuster “Titanic.” It is due to hit the screen in December, but fans who call some of his other works (“Aliens” and “Terminator 2″) sterling works of art (guilty, as charged) are itching to see a glimpse of the film. What better way to do that than at E3, the video game conference in Los Angeles this week, since there is a sister video game also in the works, right?

from Shop Talk:

Want that hot new video game? Make a reservation

April 16, 2009

indianaShoppers eager to secure a copy of the hottest new video game can soon walk into a Target store and pay $1 to reserve a copy ahead of its release.