Gaming

Polk Audio Debuts Striker Pro Hitman Edition Gaming Headset
June 17, 2015 at 3:45 pm

Polk Audio unveiled the Striker Pro gaming headset in Xbox exclusive and PS4 editions, both of which are fully compatible with Wii U, Mac, PC and mobile devices. Today, they got a bit more targeted, so to speak, with the Striker Pro Hitman Contract Edition.

E3 is Underway in California
June 16, 2015 at 9:37 am

The annual E3- the Electronic Entertainment Expo- gets underway Monday at the Los Angeles Convention Center. This year's event will feature announcements from the major hardware manufacturers in the industry, as well as various game developers large and small. Press conferences are scheduled Monday with the show opening Tuesday and running through Thursday. For more…

E3 2015: Xbox One Backwards Compatibility is Coming This Fall
June 16, 2015 at 9:08 am

Xbox One will soon be able to play Xbox 360 games, Xbox boss Phil Spencer announced during Microsoft’s E3 2015 presser. The feature will support over 100 Xbox 360 games when it launches this fall, but Xbox Preview members can already test it out.

Xbox One Gets a Price Cut
June 10, 2015 at 10:04 am

Big news on the console front today, folks. There have been rumors about new iterations of consoles with 1TB of storage, and one was confirmed. The 1TB Xbox One launch will coincide with E3 2015.

LG Debuts 4K Monitor For Gaming
June 9, 2015 at 9:59 am

LG Electronics has announced the arrival of a new 4K Ultra HD monitor, specific for the gaming market.

Nintendo NX Won't Appear at E3
May 12, 2015 at 5:04 pm

Nintendo is sure to have big plans for E3 2015, what with the vague state of the next Legend of Zelda and the continued silence around other classic IP. But their next home console, currently known only as Nintendo NX, won’t be part of their showing. During a recent investor’s call, Nintendo President Satoru Iwata…

GameStop Selling Retro Games
April 17, 2015 at 9:23 am

Remember when GameStop used to sell older games, until they stopped making money and just… vanished? Well, people want old games again (thanks no doubt to cool stuff like the Retron 5), and GameStop is going to test the waters.

It's Official: Guitar Hero is Back
April 14, 2015 at 3:27 pm

THE RUMORS ARE true: After five years off the road, Activision is bringing Guitar Hero back on tour this fall. If you’ve been keeping score, that means that yes, the stage is indeed set for a new battle of the bands, as Activision’s longtime rival in the music spaceHarmonix is releasing Rock Band 4 this fall.

Best Buy Hosting Nintendo Demos
December 8, 2014

Nintendo and Best Buy said this week they are offering hands-on game play at some stores, featuring the company's hottest new games.