Four new games headed to iPod

EA Mobile has announced plans to bring out a quartet of new casual games to the fifth-generation iPod platform.

Xbox firmware update adds Messenger integration

Microsoft this week released an update for the Xbox 360, which adds the much talked about integration with MSN's Live Messenger application.

Internet browser for original DS not going to retail stores

Nintendo will only ship DS Lite versions of the long-awaited browser software to retail stores.

Production cost of PS3 could be cut by $100

Call of Heroes to go from PC to Wii

In what may be the first game to be ported directly from PC to Wii, Data Design Interactive today announced it will bring Call of Heroes to Nintendo's newest console after it's released for the PC next month.

Want game time? Get the WoW credit card.

Irvine (CA) - Blizzard has teamed up with the First National Bank of Omaha to offer a Visa card for World of Warcraft players.  The stylish card will have a 0% introductory interest rate for the first year and players will earn game time with each purchase.  Players will also get a free month of game time with the first use of the card.

THQ teams with Rise of Nations creator for new project

THQ announced today that it has inked a deal with Big Huge Games, most noted for its Rise of Nations series, to work on a next-gen RPG for the Xbox 360, PC, and Playstation 3.

GameTap to go free with ad support

Online game service GameTap will soon begin offering some games for free, thanks to new ad space on the site.

Xbox 360 Elite owners get free transfer cable

Following a rash of complaints from consumers who couldn't easily transfer data from their old 360 to the Elite model, Microsoft announced it will offer free transfer cables for those who request one.

New Pokemon games unlock DS potential

Along with the cookie cutter formula that has graced the Pokemon RPG series since 1998, the latest installment for the DS taps into uses for the system that are entirely new. We had a first look at the games. Extra: Slideshow

Zune gets South African tunes

Microsoft is expanding the world music collection for its Zune Marketplace. South Africa’s Gallo Music Group is selling fifty albums dating back as far as the 1930s of South African music for Microsoft’s Zune portable music players.

Sony reveals digital camera for the PSP

Sony announced details today about its first-party digital camera for the portable PSP system.

Sony apologizes for dead goat exhibit

Some people think Sony’s dead goat head exhibit at a recent press event in Athens may have gone too far.

Centipede and Millipede to hit Xbox Live

A pair of multi-footed bug games highlight this week's addition to the Xbox Live Arcade.

Xbox 360’s GPU may go 65nm

The folks over at Digitimes claim the Xbox 360 may go to a 65 nanometer process next month.

Brain waves could power future games

Future games could be powered by our thoughts according to a NeuroSky, a biofeedback manufacturing company.

Xbox 360 GPU to go to 65nm in fall

Nintendo boss says 45 Wii games headed this summer

At a press conference in Tokyo, Nintendo worldwide president Satoru Iwata said that an additional 45 Wii games currently in production will be available for consumers during the second quarter of 2007.

Xbox 360 Elite now available

The third tier version of Microsoft's Xbox 360 gaming console went on sale in North American stores yesterday.

Gaming kid saves family from house fire

9-year-old Davien Hayden wakes up early every morning to play video games and that habit probably saved his family from a fast moving house fire.