Is a multi-thousand dollar camcorder really that much better than
a budget cam? Well, that's the question we tried to answer over the
weekend when we pitted our brand-spanking new JVC-HD110 shoulder
camcorder against three other cams.
Getting paid to review video games is a dream
job to some and CNET/Gamespot may have a position for you. Management
is still reeling from the high-profile resignations (some say firings)
of four of the site’s top editors and Cnet now appears to be filling
those vacant positions.
Konami has announced the release date for the upcoming exclusive Playstation 3 title Metal Gear Solid 4, which will launch alongside a special limited edition version of the console.
Nielsen Media Research says that more than 13 million US homes are not ready for the digital TV switch next year.
Video game publisher SCi Entertainment Group has announced that it is going to cut 25% of its workforce and put a halt to 14 of its pending projects.
The recently completed Game Developers
Conference had a record turnout. This was probably caused by larger
number of exhibitors at the conference which was a mixture of lectures,
head-hunting and the conventional trade show. GDC had more than 400
sessions which were mostly packed even on the final day when guys from
CryTek held several very interesting sessions.
After the Playstation 3 began to narrow in on the Wii in Japan, the Nintendo platform blasted the sales charts this month thanks in large part to Wii Fit and Super Smash Bros Brawl.
Namco Bandai's popular series of "Tales" role-playing games is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year, and in commemoration the publisher has announced new games for the Xbox 360 and Wii.
Los Angeles (CA) – Suki is a Japanese student on the run from US immigration authorities and you can experience what he is going through in a new game called ICED. Short for I Can End Deportation, the game places players in New York where they must avoid police and do good deeds to gain citizenship. The makers of the game say it’s an educational tool aimed at teens, but critics claim it trivializes illegal immigration.
Nintendo has confirmed that it will offer "Wi-Fi Connection Pay & Play" on the Wii, a feature that will have additional online functionality but at an added price.
Blizzard's 800-pound gorilla World of Warcraft isn’t the only relevant game in the MMORPG genre.
Sony today announced a firm release date and MSRP for the "Dualshock 3" controller, the first PS3 controller to include the rumble feature.
With its position all but sealed up as the king of high definition home media, Sony has shed some light on its next wave of Blu-ray Disc players, including new features like Internet connectivity.
Portland (OR) – Getting smacked in the head with a ball usually is a bad thing, but for hundreds of PDXLAN attendees over President’s Day Weekend it was a chance to have fun and win gigabytes of RAM sticks. For four days, more than five hundred avid gamers descended upon Portland Oregon to virtually kill each other and win thousands of dollars in prizes in wacky contests – like vegemite eating, chair holding and yes, even dodgeball. I’ve attended other LAN parties, but my first visit to PDXLAN showed me how a large party can still be fun and “homey”.
Sony has announced details, including a firm release date, for the second set of cards for the Playstation Eye killer app "The Eye of Judgment".
San Diego (CA) - Sony today announced the Cyber-shot DSC-W300, a new pocket-sized digital camera packing a 13.6 megapixel CCD sensor.
With a Carl Zeiss Vario-Tessar 3x optical zoom, titanium coating, and a 2.7-inch LCD display, the W300 is one of Sony's most technologically packed portable digital cameras.
Electronic Arts is trying to expand its gaming chops by attempting to acquire Take-Two Interactive, the publisher best known for the Grand Theft Auto series.