Guitar Hero III rakes in $115 million in revenues

Super Mario Bros 3 hops onto Wii Virtual Console

The game many consider to be the best Nintendo title of all time is now available in its umpteenth release, on the Virtual Console.

Another version of the Playstation 2 in the pipeline

Sony may still be struggling to reach the mass market with the Playstation 3, but the company's previous generation console is still raking in as much cash as possible.

Microsoft hits families with Xbox 360 ad campaign

Xbox 360 gets in the game with ESPN content

Microsoft has secured a distribution agreement with ESPN, further pushing its lead in the console-powered video download market.

The Xbox 360 takes on the Wii with a struggle

Microsoft has built a solid reputation with the Xbox 360 and some impressive franchises, most importantly Halo 3. But we have some trouble figuring out the future of the console, especially when Microsoft wants the Xbox 360 to be everything for everyone. Will the Xbox head right into an identity crisis and be in danger losing its appeal between the highly focused Nintendo Wii and Sony Playstation 3?

Best Buy follows Wal-Mart with $100 HD DVD player

Almost immediately following the announcement of Wal-Mart's one-day sale where Toshiba's HD-A2 player would be marked down to just under $100, Best Buy changed its permanent price to match.

Nintendo's original Famicom system finally given the boot

Nintendo is finally closing the first chapter of its gaming history, as it will no longer answer service calls regarding its very first home video game system, the Famicom.

Microsoft: Xbox Live cheaters beware

With Halo 3 online in full swing, Microsoft is reminding users that any sort of tampering with the legitimacy of the game will result in a no-refund account closure.

Wal-Mart to sell HD DVD player for under $100

Just days after it began selling an HD DVD player for less than $200, budget retailer Wal-Mart has announced a sale to take that price down to just $98.

Digital TV shipments estimated to total 101 million units in 2007

Playstation 3's Metal Gear Solid 4 won't make holiday cut

Konami has announced that one of the most anticipated holiday titles for the PS3, Metal Gear Sold 4: Guns of the Patriots, has been delayed all the way back to the second quarter of 2008.

Viva Pinata: Microsoft’s first casual Xbox 360 game doesn’t make the cut

Game Review – At this year’s E3, Microsoft told us that it would be offering more casual games that appeal to the whole family in an effort to go after the Nintendo Wii audience. Viva Pinata is the first major title in this strategy and, quite apparently, it is much harder to create such a game than it sounds. Viva Pinata on the Xbox 360 disappoints.

LucasArts and Bioware develop “interactive entertainment product”

Canon releases two new projectors

Resident Evil 4 for Wii reaches one million units

Capcom is showing that the Wii isn't just for family-friendly mini-games, as it announced it has sold over a million copies of the horror game Resident Evil 4 for the Nintendo platform.

Blu-ray Discs to get picture-in-picture technology

The line between the competing HD formats is about to get a little blurrier, as picture-in-picture video features, a previous exclusive to HD DVD, are coming to Blu-ray.

Wii Super Smash Bros to include level creator

Nintendo's hotly anticipated mascot melee game for the Wii will include a unique feature of allowing users to create their own arenas for multiplayer battle.

MTV unveils song list for Rock Band

MTV and game developer Harmonix have announced the full list of songs that will appear in the multi-platform game Rock Band, spanning four decades of rock music.

Nintendo updates Wii Virtual Console with Halloween mix

Nintendo's additions to the Wii's digital download platform this week are all devoted to "Hallo-Wiin", including the first non-fighting Neogeo game for the Virtual Console.