DS games get a boost at off-site E3 event

At an unofficial E3 party, we got to check out some of the independent game titles that are coming out in the next year, including a couple that push the Nintendo DS out of its rigid mold.

E3: Fable 2 introduces an innovative control experience

Taking the fabled Fable 2 into our hands for the first time, we learned the power of the X button on the Xbox 360.

E3 2007 VIDEO: Part movie, part game – Sony’s Heavenly Sword

Sony showed off a trailer of its upcoming “Heavenly Sword” game for the PlayStation 3 and dubbed it part movie, part video game.

E3: Xbox 360 as a "fun game" machine works

Scene It, Bomberman, and Viva Pinata were just some of the titles Microsoft showed off at a special "Social Fun" suite in Santa Monica's Viceroy hotel.

E3 2007 VIDEO: Gran Turismo 5 Prologue

Yes, many racing fans have been waiting a while for the latest Gran Turismo game, but Sony made the wait a little more bearable by announcing the Gran Turismo 5 Prologue downloadable demo at their E3 2007 press briefing.

Microsoft eyeing Xbox 360 price cut

Microsoft executives want to cut the Xbox 360’s price in order to better compete with the cheaper Nintendo Wii console.

Disney to rent movies through Xbox Live

Microsoft and Disney have partnered up to offer rentable movies through Xbox Live.

Fitness was not on Nintendo's mind when Wii launched

Wii Fit is essentially the brain child of overzealous fans that turned the Wii into a virtual workout machine.

E3: Sony, Microsoft stuck in the now, Nintendo already in the future

Opinion – We have listened to the visions of each of the three game console companies out there and the information begins to sink in. While we always have to wait how each strategy will actually work in reality, I am fairly sure that Sony will soon be in big trouble in a market that is rapidly changing. Microsoft is caught in a trap of compromises and Nintendo will define our future of video gaming. Here’s why.

E3 media briefing: Sony goes for the overkill

Opinion - Sony had something new to say about the PSP, PS3, and Playstation Network, but instead of being blown away by all the stuff that was shown, it felt like a bunch of mildly upgraded content was being shoved down the audience's throat.

E3 media briefing: Nintendo innovates but stays the course

As the company with the most momentum in this hardware cycle, Nintendo was able to just focus on new games that fit the mold it has created with the Wii and DS.

E3 2007 VIDEO: Sony shows off Metal Gear Solid 4

In what may be one of the most violent game demonstrations at this year’s E3, Sony showed off battle footage from the upcoming Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots.

E3 2007 VIDEO: Sony demos PAIN

Taking joy from the misfortunes of others is the name of Sony’s upcoming PAIN game for the PlayStation 3 console.

E3 2007 VIDEO: Nintendo brings back the Light Gun

Santa Monica (CA) – Nintendo unveiled a new gun-like housing for the Wii remote at its E3 2007 press briefing in Santa Monica today.  Vaguely resembling the company’s signature lightgun from the original Nintendo console days, the Wii Zapper will combine the remote and nunchuck into a single gun.

One more Gran Turismo teaser from Sony

Update 3: E3 2007 game announcements and lineup

It can be difficult keeping up with all the latest game announcements and anticipated release dates, but we've put them into a single table for your reading pleasure. Update 3: Complete lineup of Electronic Arts added.

E3 2007 VIDEO: Halo theme music acoustic style

While Microsoft did not have any earth-shattering news at their E3 press briefing, the symphonic rendition of the Halo theme music was among the highlights of the event.

Getting schooled: Microsoft's unusual E3 location

It's still a mystery to us why the world's richest company decided to hold its landmark E3 press conference at a local high school.

Microsoft goes after Wii, PS3 territory

Amid the regurgitation of Halo 3 and Grand Theft Auto IV, Microsoft showed a lineup of stuff designed to spread the horizons of the Xbox 360 at last night's E3 event.

Microsoft to bring Disney movie library to Xbox Live Marketplace

Microsoft continues to expand the family room appeal of its Xbox 360 console and announced that it will begin offering Disney’s movie portfolio in standard and high definition through the Xbox Live Marketplace.