Halo 3 goes gold

Headed off to the assembly line is the most anticipated title on the Xbox 360 since the console's 2005 debut, Halo 3.

Need for Speed Prostreet coming in October

Electronic Arts will release thenext game in its Need for Speed franchise for the Xbox 360, Playstation 2/3, Wii, Nintendo DS, PC and mobile devices this fall.>> In Pictures: Need for Speed Prostreet  

EA details launch info for Wii Playground

Electronic Arts announced today that its collection of mini-games for the Wii will debut in the US near the end of October.

Metroid Prime 3 becomes the Wii's defining title

Game Review - With some of the system's best graphics, an unbelievably fluid control system, and deep, compelling environments, Metroid Prime 3 proves that the Wii can seriously play in the next-gen arena. See Samus in action on the Wii in Metroid Prime 3

Warhawk flies into the US

The game that Sony hopes can fully unleash the online power of the Playstation 3, Warhawk, is now available in stores and on the console's digital download store.

Best Buy suggests Xbox 360 Core unit with HDMI coming soon

Best Buy has raised some eyebrows with a new listing on its website for an "Xbox 360 Core system w/ HDMI."

Gran Turismo 5 cars getting dents - report

Revised Manhunt 2 receives "M" rating, October 31 release date

Rockstar Games has announced that Manhunt 2 will be released in the US on October 31, with an "M" rating given to a new "toned down" version of the gruesome horror title.

Wii steals the show again in July while PS3 gains traction

Though the Wii was the runaway winner yet again last month, the more interesting story is that PS3 sales were on an upward swing in July.

Microsoft brings Ubisoft on board to Games For Windows

Ubisoft has signed on to publish upcoming games under the "Games For Windows" label, the latest bump for the Microsoft-backed PC game brand.

PSP goes all out with messenger, GPS, and video download functionality

The PSP received an unexpected boost this week with announcements of three major new features heading to the portable system in the coming months.

Playstation 3 TV tuner, DVR officially announced

Leipzig (Germany) - Following an preliminary announcement earlier this year, Sony has officially unveiled PlayTV, a new service that transforms the PS3 into a digital video recorder.PlayTV incorporates a dual digital tuner to the PS3 to receive two cable or satellite feeds.  It includes an on-screen program guide, high definition capability, and basic DVR controls like the ability to control live TV.

Wii eclipses Xbox 360 in console sales

The Nintendo Wii is now the best-selling next-gen console, according to a report from VG Chartz.

Japanese arm wrestling game, breaks arms instead

Microsoft introduces customizable LCD gaming mouse

Leipzig (Germany) - Microsoft today announced an update to its Sidewinder line of gaming mouses with a new set that includes customizable controls and a LCD.Announced at the Leipzig Games Convention in Germany, the new Sidewinder model delivers numerous updates over previous versions.  Among the new features are a wider scroll wheel, two vertical side buttons, and a built-in macro that lets players more easily search their in-game surroundings in the middle of a quest or battle.

Paramount announces first HD DVD title following exclusivity decision

Paramount has announced it will be bringing the 2007 drama "A Mighty Heart" to HD DVD, the first official new movie announcement since the studio opted to back HD DVD exclusively.

Playstation 3 Folding@Home client updated for PSP support

Sony and Stanford have updated the Playstation 3's Folding@Home client, adding among other things connectivity with the PSP.

Teen nearly kills himself trying to fix overheating Xbox 360

A 14-year-old boy was knocked unconscious and sent to the hospital as a result of trying to cool off his Xbox 360 over the weekend.

Paramount and Dreamworks go HD-DVD: Sony’s curse continues

Analyst Opinion - Rob Enderle takes another look at the current high-definition media situation: Does Paramount's and Dreamwork's decision have the potential to turn the market?

Brain Age 2 is a worthy sequel

Game Review - The unlikely video game phenomenon is back and better than before with Nintendo's newest entry in the Brain Age series. In Pictures: Challenges in Brain Age 2