Can the iPad succeed as a gaming platform?

Although hard-core players are expected to shun the iPad as a viable gaming platform, a number of studios are pushing ahead to develop casual titles for the tablet device.

Pax East Day 2: Gamerz, costumez and rigz

Day two of Pax East began bright and early as hungover, blurry eyed attendees shuffled into the crowded exhibit hall to play their favorite games.

Nvidia's GTX 480 takes center stage at Pax East 2010

Nvidia kicked off day one of Pax East 2010 by launching its next-generation GTX 470/480 in front of a packed and excited audience.

Pax East 2010: Where geeks meet the gaming Gods

Excitement was high this afternoon at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston, with long lines of hyped, hard-core gamers snaking around several blocks.

Dark Energy showcases Hydrophobia at PAX East 2010

Dark Energy has announced that its upcoming downloadable title "Hydrophobia" will be released exclusively for the Xbox 360. A demo of the game is also being showcased over the weekend at PAX East in Boston, Mass.  

Microsoft confirms USB memory support for Xbox 360

Major Nelson (aka Larry Hryb) has confirmed that Microsoft is slated to release a system update on April 6th which will allow the Xbox 360 to use USB flash drives for storing game saves, demos and other content.

Pax East 2010 kicks off in Boston

Pax East 2010 has kicked off at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston, Massachusetts.

New games site lets losers pay to play with girls

No girlfriend? No life beyond gaming? Join the club - a new social network service is betting on there being a lot of you out there.

Bannco debuts cross-platform Scorch 360 controller

Bannco has debuted a cross-platform wireless controller for the Xbox 360 and Windows-based PCs.

iPad app developers focus on tablet games

A recent study conducted by mobile research company Flurry Analytics has found that 44 percent of apps currently being tested for the Apple iPad fall into the crowded games category.

Steve Jobs gets his own iSitcom

As if we didn’t have enough rubbish to watch on TV, we may soon be treated to a sitcom based on Steve Jobs and his huge ego.

Report: Xbox 360 to support USB mass storage devices

A firmware update planned for Spring 2010 will reportedly allow Microsoft's Xbox 360 to recognize USB mass storage devices.

Syfy plans frakking new Battlestar Galactica spinoff

Frak! Syfy may be planning to create a new spinoff of the popular Battlestar Galactica series.

Rumor: Microsoft planning Xbox 360 Slim

A number of pictures obtained by Kotaku seem to suggest that Microsoft has embarked on a major redesign of its Xbox 360 console.

Intel introduces low-cost SSD

Intel has introduced a high-performance, solid-state drive (SSD) priced at a fairly reasonable $125.

ICANN: No porn for you


The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) has delayed yet another critical vote on the creation of a long-awaited .xxx domain.

Nvidia showcases new DX11 technology at GDC 2010

Nvidia reps showed TG Daily a next-gen DX11 simulation at GDC 2010 that featured photorealistic waves, gently waving grass and beautifully rendered, flowing human hair.

Can a video game speak to the heart?

Peter Molyneux, the creative force behind the Fable series and the seminal god game Populous gave an emotive panel at SXSW on Sunday entitled "The Emotion Engine: Can a Video Game Speak to the Heart?"

It's not Game over yet at GDC


Ahh, the sweet smell of stale pizza and the fizzy sound of a refreshing, if disturbingly urine like, diet Mountain Dew being cracked open.

Gamers slave labor for virtual cash

Gaming used to be about playing not work, but with the advent of virtual currency to enhance game options, more and more gamers say they are willing to earn cyber cash by pimping themselves out to marketeers as survey monkeys, ad video guinea pigs and subscription sign up sasquatches.