Wii's first attempt at online gaming falls short

Game Review - Nintendo recently released the first Wii game to offer real-time online multiplayer, but it still has a long way to go just to catch up to where its competitors were in the last generation.

Toshiba cuts price for entry-level HD DVD player to $299

Toshiba rings in another round in the battle between the Blu-ray and HD DVD high-definition forward and said that it will make the $299 promotional price tag for the HD-A2 HD DVD permanent.

AOL launches video search portal

Microsoft announces game lineup for E3

Nintendo Wii outsells PS3 6 to 1

The Nintendo Wii has a virtual stranglehold over Sony’s PS3 in Japan and has outsold its rival console by six to over over the past month.

Preparing for E3: Expectations are running high

Opinion - The glitzy E3 of years past may already be etched into history books, but this month's event will still bring all the surprises and announcements that gamers have come to expect from the industry's crown jewel of trade shows.

Missile Command shoots to next-gen on Xbox Live Arcade

Another one of the gems from Atari's arcade days, Missile Command, will make its way to the Xbox 360 as part of this week's Xbox Live Arcade update.

Second Mario Bros game makes its way to Wii Virtual Console

About seven months after Super Mario Bros hit the Wii's Virtual Console, its sequel has found its way to the online download platform.

Universal Music/Vivendi divorces from iTunes

Universal Music Group of Vivendi, the world’s largest music corporation, has announced that it will not renew its annual contract with Apple iTunes.

Microsoft and Amazon help 1000 indie films to make the jump to HD DVD

Warner pushes back Blu-ray, HD DVD combo disc

Warner's proprietary disc technology that burns an HD DVD video on one side and Blu-ray on the other, has been set aside until next year.

Altec Lansing Introduces High-End Wireless Audio Systems for the Home Theater

Sony updates PSP firmware to ward off hackers

Hackers found a loophole in May's PSP version 3.5 firmware, and now Sony has quietly but frantically released a new update.

Civilization prepares for next-gen console debut

The 17-year-old cult PC hit is preparing to run the gamut of new consoles, but leaves the Wii out of its lineup.

Wii Remote to become light saber in Star Wars game

When gamers first saw the Wii Remote in action two years ago, it was almost universally referred to as a light saber-esque controller. That metaphor will soon become a reality.

Toshiba opens up next-gen features for HD DVD

Downloading bonus content from a movie studio, sending clips to other HD DVD players, and voting in interactive polls are all possible with Toshiba's latest update to the HD DVD architecture.

Company behind Burger King Xbox games sets up advergame studio

Supreme Commander expansion reportedly coming in November

THQ says that it's working on a follow-up to the real-time strategy game Supreme Commander that was released earlier this year.

Grand Theft Auto IV: Special Edition details emerge

Gamers now know what they'll get in the $90 version of Grand Theft Auto IV for the Playstation 3 and Xbox 360.

Buy a Blu-ray player, get five free movies

The Blu-ray Disc Association wants more people to buy players and are willing to throw in five free movies.