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  • Video: DIY techies use Kinect sensors in gesture-control projects

    Contraptions based on Xbox Kinect's motion sensors

  • Opinion: Modern Warfare 3 Could Be Announced This Week

    Official announcements are so yesterday. I mean actually yesterday. By the time companies get around to “breaking” news, enough information’s accreted that we already know a game like Modern Warfare 3’s going to be a series prequel starring Simon “Ghost” Riley (you know, mister skull-bandana-face) as persona primo.

  • News: 24,000 Accounts Exposed: Sony's Brief Descent Into Night

    You've heard the aphorisms about bad publicity? Well don't tell Sony, because at this point they might snap, and the hits keep coming: The outage, the media blizzard, the long lull, the sudden breach reveal, the second blizzard, the denial, the (literally) bent-over apology, and now: the breach-we-didn't-know-about number two.

  • News: Meet the Maestros

    An upcoming event in Burbank, California gives video game music fans the chance to meet some of the best-known composers in the business.

  • News: Sony cuts off Sony Online Entertainment service after hack

    The widely publicised hack of Sony's computer networks is worse than previously thought, also affecting 24.6 million Sony Online Entertainment network accounts.

  • News: Ubisoft Starts Studio Just for Game Adaptations

    From Hollywood news outlet Variety comes news that Ubisoft has opened up a new studio in Paris devoted to assisting development of the company's game franchises into films and TV shows.

  • News: Sony Online Entertainment Hacked, 12,700 Credit Cards Stolen

    Not quite out of the frying pan, but into the fire anyway: Sony just acknowledged another network breach related to the first one.

  • News: Glu Partners with James Frey

    Glu Mobile has announced a two year transmedia partnership with bestselling author James Frey's publishing company Full Fathom Five.

  • News: Atlus Reveals Catherine Deluxe Edition

    Atlus has revealed the contents of Catherine's "Love Is Over" Deluxe Edition along with the "limited quantity" pre-order bonuses.

  • News: Chrono Trigger Rated by ESRB

    Fans of Square's Super NES RPGs have been patiently waiting for news of a Virtual Console re-release of Chrono Trigger for some time. Could the wait be over?

  • News: Bethesda Fixes Broken New Vegas Patch

    A recent Fallout: New Vegas patch made the game nigh-on unplayable for most Xbox 360 owners by causing problems with save games. The problem was so bad that Bethesda urged the 360-owning members of the community to decline the update when it was offered.

  • News: Bit.Trip Saga Coming to Nintendo 3DS

    The six Bit.Trip games are headed to the Nintendo 3DS is one package, with a new level of 3D depth added to their pixelated graphics and distinctive chiptune music.

  • News: Assassin's Creed Social Marketing

    Ubisoft has reignited the Assassin's Creed marketing fires with the promise of an "exclusive sneak peek" at the next game in the series.

  • News: Gears 3 Beta Getting Buddy Keys on May 8

    Those currently participating in the Gears of War 3 beta will be able to invite their friends into the fray from May 8.

  • News: Sony Promises Free Content and Working PSN This Week

    In an official press release, Sony promises to have PSN up and running this week and they outline their "Welcome Back" program.

  • News: PopCap Continues to Expand, Purchases ZipZapPlay

    PopCap games continues to collect smaller developers as the company expands, this time acquiring San Francisco-based ZipZapPlay.

  • News: SOE Services Down

    Sony Online Entertainment, the MMO arm of Sony's empire, has taken its services offline due to an issue which has caused "concern."

  • Opinion: Gamewatch: Thor God of Thunder, MotorStorm Apocalypse

    Uh-oh, another wannabe-blockbuster summer movie tie-in. It sounds like the international reviewers don't hate Marvel's new Kenneth Branagh-directed Thor movie, so mayhap there's hope for Sega's Thor: God of Thunder (Nintendo DS, PS3, Xbox 360, Wii). In it, you can expect to "control the powers of the storm" as Thor, battling the usual panoply of Norse bad guys Marvel comics-style (yea verily). There's also the Matt Fraction-helped-with-the-story angle, though everyone's favorite Eisner-winning comics writer is hardly impervious to dull writing. ETA: May 3rd

  • News: Congress Wants Answers from Sony

    Members of Congress' Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing and Trade want some answers from Sony regarding the recent PSN security breach.

  • Opinion: Is Sonys PSN Welcome Back Enough?

    Sony Japan’s explanation for the PSN’s takedown yesterday didn’t tell us much, but--nearly a week and a half on--at least the company apologized. Sony’s deputy president Kazuo Hirai took the stage, bent forward as if to touch his toes in a deep and held bow, then apologized “for the great anxiety and inconvenience” caused by the ongoing PSN and Qriocity outages.



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