Claim: Sony's NGP is "dead on arrival"

No one can deny that Sony's NGP ratchets up handheld console gaming to a whole 'nother level. But Ngmoco boss Neil Young believes the long-awaited device is DOA nonetheless.

Claim: iPad poised to "revolutionize" gaming

Move over Che Guevara, because there is a new badass revolutionary in town! Yes, it is the so-called "magical" iPad, which some studios believe is poised to forever alter the lucrative world of gaming.

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.