IGS and Game Flier to introduce South Korean online games

Nintendo market value soars to 10 trillion yen

Warner's 300 smashes high-def disc sales records

The intense action flick 300 has easily proven its spot as the top-selling HD video yet, nearing its way to becoming the first high-def disc to sell more than 500,000 copies.

Unreal Tournament 3 Beta demo unleashed today

Midway announced today that the beta demo version of Unreal Tournament 3 for the PC will be available this afternoon.

Digital pictures frames coming of age

Boulder (CO) - Is an anniversary coming up in the near future?  If so, the time may be ripe to invest in a technology to bring your significant other what may have until now seemed like science fiction.  A company called PhotoVu has developed a 22" widescreen digital picture frame.  With a 1680 x 1050 resolution, this programmable device can light up any room as it cycles through your picture collection showing image after image.

Ratchet & Clank Future demo now available to all on PS3

A demo of one of the most anticipated holiday PS3 games, the new Ratchet & Clank, is now available as a free download from the digital Playstation Store.

Sony spills more info on Playstation Eye

Foster City (CA) - Sony has given more details about its ambitious Playstation Eye, the spiritual successor to the PS2's novelty EyeToy. In the official Playstation Blog, Sony Computer Entertainment producer Sarah Stocker gave additional info about the elusive PS3 camera peripheral. According to Stocker, the Playstation Eye will have a two-setting zoom lens for normal and wide angle, and will have automatic focus.  Additionally, it will be able to capture pictures at 60 frames per second with 640x480 resolution.

Paramount confirms 30+ HD DVD titles for next year

The only major studio to convert to HD DVD exclusivity, Paramount has announced that it aready has more than 30 titles prepared for the format in 2008.

BP to bring advertising, global warming to SimCity

In a peculiar partnership, video game publisher Electronic Arts and energy giant BP have teamed up to bring issues of electricity and pollution to a new SimCity game.

Wii update enhances Internet, adds USB keyboard support

Nintendo has launched a new firmware update for the Wii, adding amonth aother things support for USB keyboard input.

Sonic, online play confirmed for Super Smash Bros Brawl

Fulfilling the wishes of countless fans of the Nintendo fighting series, Sonic the Hedgehog will be a playable character in an online-capable Super Smash Bros Brawl.

Orange Box opens up on Steam

Valve announced today that the long-awaited The Orange Box is now available on the content delivery platform Steam.

Toshiba recalls overheating portable DVD player batteries

Another battery burning hazard has been announced, this time for Toshiba brand portable DVD players.

Nintendo teases more info about Wii game downloads

Nintendo has announced more details about its upcoming "Wii Ware" service, including more ambitious support than previously expected.

Oasis, Jamiroquai to follow Radiohead and give album away for free

Sony renews Playstation 3 with lower capacity, new color

Sony Computer Entertainment Japan announced today that it will launch a new PS3 later this year with a 40 GB hard drive, which will also be available in ceramic white.

Toyota releases Xbox Live Arcade game

After an unbelievably successful run for Burger King last year, Toyota is trying its hand in the "advergame" business with the release of "Yaris".

Star Trek urn, casket announced

Eternal Image, a company that specializes in brand name funerary products, said that it will be offering Star Trek branded urns and caskets by the end of this year. The company will offer initially an urn that “is reminiscent of the 24th century styling of the United Federation of Planets and Starfleet.”    

Xbox 360 to get two free games

British regulatory group says no to new version of Manhunt 2

Rockstar was able to get a toned down version of Manhunt 2 through the ESRB, but it is having a more difficult time getting approval in the UK.