Avatar kills geezer

A 42-year-old Taiwanese man with a history of high blood pressure has died of a stroke after becoming somewhat overexcited watching blue blockbuster Avatar.

iSlate is late

The most important product in the history of everything, ever, Apple's indescribably-exciting tablet computer, is unlikely to hit the shelves before June due to battery life and reliability issues.

Capcom's Dark Void crashes into an abyss of mediocrity

Capcom's Dark Void has unceremoniously crashed into an abyss of video game mediocrity.

PS3 gamer 'sexually assaulted' online

A PlayStation 3 gamer has apparently abandoned the game for ever, after her avatar was repeatedly hassled in Sony's PlayStation Home virtual world.

Analyst questions the future of 3D gaming

EEDAR analyst Jesse Divnich has told TG Daily that the multiplayer community will likely ignore the hype and adopt a wait-and-see attitude towards 3D gaming.

HarperCollins talks tablets with Apple

Amazon ought to be getting a little anxious because it appears that Apple is talking to HarperCollins about a tablet device the Cupertino company is cooking up.

Sims kicks the living Orc out of WoW

Golly gosh gollum, simulation soap opera beats up on simulation fantasy creature feature. Bragging rights and millions of dollars at stake.

Apple tablet poised to alter the course of Western civilization

Apple is poised to permanently alter the course of Western civilization with the unveiling of its "latest creation" on January 27 in San Francisco, California.

9 geek movies for 2010

We will never stop telling you what to like, how to feel, and what movies you should be watching this year. One editor's Sunday morning moment of meglomania.

15 most anticipated games of 2010

One editor's journey into the darkest depth of his desires. 15 ways to dull the ache of another year and avoid social interaction.

Project Natal will revive Japanese gaming says Microsoft

Even though it may not have needed saving, Microsoft executive Aaron Greenberg has claimed that Project Natal could help revive the Japanese gaming market.

Nintendo Wii wins December console wars

The NPD Group has confirmed that Nintendo shattered previous sales records by offloading 3.81 million Wii consoles (in North America) during the month of December.

Simpsons Nut goes Sleepless in Springfield

A Simpsons fan is attempting to set a world record by watching all 451 episodes of the cartoon series back to back.

CxPi 2009: Apple (good), iTunes (bad), B&N (awesome)

The Customer Experience Index (CxPi) study for 2009 is down on iTunes, mobile phone carriers, and medical insurance.

Modern Warfare 2 generates $1 billion in global sales

Activision confirms that sales of its popular Modern Warfare 2 video game have exceeded $1 billion.

French lingerie commercial sexes up YouTube

A French lingerie commercial featuring supermodel Bar Refaeli has been viewed nearly 200,000 times since being posted to YouTube on January 10.

Nintendo insists the Wii is far from dead

Nintendo of America President Reggie Fils-Aime recently insisted that the Wii console still has a "very long life" ahead of it.

Apple tablet described as "iPhone on steroids"

The eagerly awaited, yet still enigmatic Apple tablet will reportedly feature an "incredibly fast" ARM CPU along with an iPhone kernel.

Report: Apple prepping dual-core iPhone for April launch

Apple is reportedly preparing to launch its next-gen, dual-core 4G iPhone in April 2010.

Facebook's Mafia Wars is sort of a compulsive disorder

I'm a recent convert to Facebook and was invited to join Mafia Wars - an online game - by one of my pals on the social networking site.