E for All Expo is a ghost town

Getting a front row parking space is a minor miracle at most convention centers, but that just isn’t possible at the Los Angeles Convention Center… or is it?  We’re just finishing up the first day at the new E for All game expo and this place is just a ghost town.

Radiohead album: Stolen anyway

Universal and other major labels contemplating iTunes alternative

Universal Music Group and other major labels are thinking about taking on iTunes with their own, almost free, music service.  According to Business Week, the “Total Music” service would let subscribers download all the music they want from Universal Music, Sony and possibly other labels.

M3 Challenge sign-up open to 1005 drivers

   

Elder Scrolls IV updated for PS3 and Xbox 360

Bethesda Softworks today announced that it has begun shipping a new version of The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion for the PS3 and The Elder Scrolls IV: Shivering Isles for the Xbox 360.

New website aims to remember your pictures

Chicago (IL) – Digital cameras have given us an opportunity to snap images virtually anywhere we go, resulting in a continuous flood of new pictures hitting your PC. Archiving and finding a particular image among possibly thousands either requires organizational talent or plain luck. Rmbr, a new website gearing up for launch, wants to take the pain out of efficiently archiving images and enlist a community to organize your photos.  

Office Depot offers Premium Xbox 360 for $300, sorta

Office Depot’s most recent Sunday ad offers shoppers a Microsoft Xbox 360 Premium console (including a 20 GB hard drive and a wireless controller) for $299.99, which is $50 below the current suggested retail price of $349.99. So, what’s the catch?

Turbografx CD makes first appearance on Wii Virtual Console

Nintendo's digital download store just got a bit more crowded with the first addition of a new platform of classic downloads since the Wii launched last year.

IGS and Game Flier to introduce South Korean online games

Nintendo market value soars to 10 trillion yen

Warner's 300 smashes high-def disc sales records

The intense action flick 300 has easily proven its spot as the top-selling HD video yet, nearing its way to becoming the first high-def disc to sell more than 500,000 copies.

Unreal Tournament 3 Beta demo unleashed today

Midway announced today that the beta demo version of Unreal Tournament 3 for the PC will be available this afternoon.

Ratchet & Clank Future demo now available to all on PS3

A demo of one of the most anticipated holiday PS3 games, the new Ratchet & Clank, is now available as a free download from the digital Playstation Store.

Sony spills more info on Playstation Eye

Foster City (CA) - Sony has given more details about its ambitious Playstation Eye, the spiritual successor to the PS2's novelty EyeToy. In the official Playstation Blog, Sony Computer Entertainment producer Sarah Stocker gave additional info about the elusive PS3 camera peripheral. According to Stocker, the Playstation Eye will have a two-setting zoom lens for normal and wide angle, and will have automatic focus.  Additionally, it will be able to capture pictures at 60 frames per second with 640x480 resolution.

Paramount confirms 30+ HD DVD titles for next year

The only major studio to convert to HD DVD exclusivity, Paramount has announced that it aready has more than 30 titles prepared for the format in 2008.

BP to bring advertising, global warming to SimCity

In a peculiar partnership, video game publisher Electronic Arts and energy giant BP have teamed up to bring issues of electricity and pollution to a new SimCity game.

Wii update enhances Internet, adds USB keyboard support

Nintendo has launched a new firmware update for the Wii, adding amonth aother things support for USB keyboard input.

Sonic, online play confirmed for Super Smash Bros Brawl

Fulfilling the wishes of countless fans of the Nintendo fighting series, Sonic the Hedgehog will be a playable character in an online-capable Super Smash Bros Brawl.

Orange Box opens up on Steam

Valve announced today that the long-awaited The Orange Box is now available on the content delivery platform Steam.

Nintendo teases more info about Wii game downloads

Nintendo has announced more details about its upcoming "Wii Ware" service, including more ambitious support than previously expected.