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.

Apple updates iPod Classic, Nano with 1.0.2 firmware

Apple has released a new firmware upgrade for the current generation iPod Classic and iPod Nano, available now through iTunes.

Happy Birthday! Atari 2600 turns 30

Chicago (IL) – The Atari 2600, considered by many the origin of the modern game console market, is celebrating its 30th birthday this month.    

X-Wing rocket disintegrates in flight

A scale replica of a Star Wars X-Wing fighter disintegrated in mid-flight after being launched in Plaster City, California.

40 GB Playstation 3 may be set for October 28

An entirely new PS3 hardware is apparently on its way to to retailers in time for the holiday season.

World of Warcraft reaches 800,000 concurrent users in China

Update: Slim PSP surpasses sales of old PSP in Japan

The recently redesigned version of the PSP has already sold 580,000 units in Japan, more than the same amount in the same time frame for the original PSP.

New Zunes to zoom into stores November 13

Microsoft has finalized the release date for the new Zune models, scheduling it just one day ahead of the original device's one year anniversary.

Playstation 3 store adds game tutorial videos

Sony has taken the PS3's digital download capability to a platform no other console has tried yet - video tutorials.

Samsung delays one high-def disc player, cancels another

Two new high-def players from Samsung were expected this holiday season but those plans have now changed.

Retailers ready fifth Xbox 360 SKU with arcade bundle

US retailers have begun listing yet another version of the Xbox 360, a special low-cost bundle for casual gamers.

HD DVDs to turn into online shopping catalogs

The newest feature to enter the realm of high definition video is the ability to go shopping online, directly from an HD DVD player.

Unreal Tournament 3 likely to be pushed back to 2008

Midway has announced that Unreal Tournament 3, originally set to be its killer PS3 app for the holiday season, may not make it out this year after all.

Microsoft refreshes Zune with 4, 8, and 80 GB models

Microsoft officially announced details of its new Zune devices late last night after a whirlwind of rumors about the portable media player.