All-Pro Football 2K8 goes gold

Fandango: Harry Potter 5 tickets selling like hotcakes

Game execs avoiding the new E3

Some game company executives are avoiding the new and slimmed down E3 gaming convention.

8 million people watched Live Earth concerts online

Playing World of Warcraft on the iPhone

No, Blizzard hasn’t ported World of Warcraft to the Apple iPhone, but Alan Joyce has managed to play the game with the help of some free Google software.

No more bones and skeletons in Chinese WoW

World of Warcraft players in China are getting a friendlier version of the game after a Chinese distributor removed all bones and skeletons.

Civilization IV gets repackaged for Gold Edition

A special edition version of Civilization IV will make its way to stores later this month, offering an "impressive list" of exclusive bonus items.

Japan says no to Xbox 360 price cut

In response to Sony's recently announced PS3 price drop in the US, Microsoft's Japan division said it has no plans to change the price on the Xbox 360, but left North America out of the conversation.

Sony slashes PS3 price to $500

Just two days ahead of its E3 press briefing, Sony has brought the price of the Playstation 3 down from $600 to $500. An 80 GB model is also now slated for the U.S.

MSN claims to have reached record online video audience with Live Earth webcast

MSN said that its webcast of the Live Earth concert series had the “the most simultaneous viewers of any online concert ever.” The website did not disclose how many simultaneous users it recorded today, but mentioned that it had delivered more than 10 million video streams between Friday 9 pm and Saturday 3 p.m. EST.

Sony prints full-page apology for Resistance in UK paper

Sony has paid for a full-page ad in the Manchester Evening News, apologizing for using the city's cathedral in the violent shooter Resistance: Fall of Man.

Galapagos documentary heading to Blu-ray, HD DVD

The BBC has announced it is bringing Galapagos, a documentary of the Galapagos Islands, to high definition DVD formats, hoping to catch in on the success seen by Planet Earth.

New Spyro game to hit five platforms this fall

Sierra Entertainment announced today that the flying purple fire breather will be the star of another Spyro game, in its first transition to the next-gen arena.

No price drop for you! – Sony president

Sony’s President Ryoji Chubachi has quashed Internet rumors about an upcoming $100 price drop for the PlayStation 3 console.

Microsoft falls short of fiscal year expectations for Xbox 360

During a conference call to discuss the new warranty initiative, Microsoft said it fell short of its fiscal year goal of 12 million Xbox 360s by the end of June.

Expanded warranty for Xbox 360 to cost Microsoft more than $1 billion

Microsoft today said that it is now covering Xbox 360 consoles with a 3-year warranty for general hardware failures and will reimburse customers who previously paid for certain repairs.

Xbox 360 Elite gets Japan-bound

The pumped up, HDMI compatible Xbox 360 is making its way to Japan.

EA to bring "Family Play" to Wii sports titles

Electronic Arts today announced an exclusive feature that will make its way to the Wii versions of upcoming EA Sports titles.

DS to get a digital camera

Kyoto (Japan) - Nintendo has announced that it is working on a camera peripheral for the Nintendo DS, with a flagship game designed to help improve skin quality. The camera will come with a game titled "Face Training", which will take users through various face exercises.  The game will prompt users to go through various facial gestures designed to help make their skin more elastic, reports Wired.

Sharp's 10G plant to enable production of larger LCD TV panels