Entries in 'brick' (4)

Hoax backwards compatibility hack could brick your Xbox One

Hoax backwards compatibility hack could brick your Xbox One

Xbox One owners who follow the instructions in a supposed backwards compatibility hack face wrecking their £425 machine.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 10th 2013 at 3:05PM in News
Sony and SE ‘did nothing’ about bricked PS3s

Sony and SE ‘did nothing’ about bricked PS3s

PS3 manufacturer Sony and publisher Square Enix are being taken to court over claims that recent RPG release Final Fantasy XIII is causing the PlayStation console to stop working.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 6th 2010 at 11:39PM in News
PopCap: The ‘end’ of retail still a long way off

PopCap: The ‘end’ of retail still a long way off

Leading casual games developer PopCap has stated that High Street retail still forms a vital part of its business plan as it allows the company to reach customers that remain ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 30th 2009 at 6:17PM in News
Sony pulls 2.40 PS3 firmware update

Sony pulls 2.40 PS3 firmware update

Yesterday’s arrival of the PS3 2.40 firmware update was a moment of celebration for the hardcore PS3 gaming community – but seemingly widespread reports of potentially console-wrecking problems has seen ...
Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 3rd 2008 at 11:01AM in News