Warner announces several upcoming Blu-ray Discs

Warner Bros has announced nearly two dozen new Blu-ray movies that will be coming out this year as well as five more already confirmed for 2009, its first major product update since it announced it will be dropping HD DVD in April.

Activision confirms Guitar Hero, Call of Duty sequels

Fresh on the heels of a record-breaking financial quarter, Activision announced it is working on three new installments in the popular Guitar Hero franchise and a sequel to Call of Duty 4.

Silver Playstation 3 heading to Japan

While the rest of the world is still sticking with one official PS3 casing color, Japan is about to get its third with a "satin silver" design coming out there next month.

PSP with Burnout game burns child

A 12-year-old boy was treated for second-degree burns after a PSP burnt a hole in his pocket, ironically with the game "Burnout" inside.

Details unveiled for Steven Spielberg Wii game

The first solid details of Steven Spielberg's foray into the console gaming market have come forth, as Boom Blox for the Wii is now officially on tap for a spring 2008 release.

Wii Virtual Console downloads top 10 million

Old school video games have found a pretty successful home under the "Wii Shop Channel", as Nintendo announced that over 10 million legacy game titles have been downloaded on the Virtual Console.

Xbox 360 HD DVD player price drops to $130

Effective immediately, the MSRP for the HD DVD add-on to Microsoft's Xbox 360 is now $129.99, and yes, it does still include the offer for five free HD DVD movies.

More than half a million people sign up for Age of Conan beta

Durham (NC) – The upcoming Age of Conan game has seen promising interest hinting to a big launch. More than 500,000 people have signed up for beta testing or the Clan of Conan Club, product manager Erling Ellingsen told TG Daily.  

Tobacco smoke makes Super Smash Bros Brawl unplayable on Wii

Super Smash Bros Brawl is one of the most talked about video games for any console, but players in Japan have come to realize that their Wii must be free of dust and smoke for the game to operate.

Bomberman Land's mini-game collection is exemplary

Game review - Bomberman Land may not be the best Bomberman game ever created, but its presentation and sheer volume of mini-games is one of the best titles for the Wii to date.

Saitek launches "Cyborg" gaming mouse

Bristol (UK) - Saitek, one of the few companies exclusively dedicated to PC gaming accessories, today announced the availability of its "Cyborg" mouse, which expands and retracts dynamically to the user's touch. The Cyborg Mouse is unique because its rear shell moves back and forth automatically to fit the shape and position of the user's hand.  It does this with a small built-in motor that can be toggled on and off.

Wii version of Civilization Revolution canned

2K Games has pulled the plug on the Wii version of its upcoming Civilization game, but it's still coming out for the Xbox 360, Playstation 3, and Nintendo DS.

One million PS3 owners now Folding@Home

Sony Computer Entertainment today announced that its contribution to Stanford's Folding@Home medical research program now reaches one million Playstation 3 consoles worldwide.

Wii Super Smash Bros tops 500,000 in Japan first-day sales

Super Smash Bros Brawl for the Wii sold over 500,000 copies in its first day in Japan, more than all other new releases on all platforms combined.

Electronic Arts projects PS3 to outsell Xbox 360 this year

The largest video game publisher has released its estimates of 2008 console sales, projecting that the Xbox 360 will come in behind both the Wii and the Playstation 3.

Parappa the Rapper creator to make encore on Wii

The rhythm game pioneer and creator of the cel-shaded hip hop artist is making a comeback, this time on the Wii, according to the game's official announcement from Majesco.

Playstation division finally turns a profit, sells 5 million PS3

Sony released its financial data for the last quarter in 2007, showing a $100+ million profit in the Playstation division for the first time since the Playstation 3 launch.

Man kills daughter after she broke his Xbox

Tyrone Spellman has been convicted of murdering his daughter, in an angry rage that was ignited because she knocked over his Xbox.

Skype on PSP goes live with firmware update

The top voice-over IP messenger program on the Internet is now available for the PSP, as the first major feature for the portable system that is only compatible with the newer slim models.

GT5 Prologue coming to PS3 on April 17

Chicago (IL) – Gran Turismo 5 Prologue, likely the most important game for the Playstation 3 so far, has received a launch date and a price tag.