Entries in 'touch' (38)

Sony considered buttonless, touchpad-only DualShock 4 design

Sony considered buttonless, touchpad-only DualShock 4 design

In an alternative dimension there’s a world out there somewhere where Sony just launched a PS4 with a buttonless controller.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 19th 2013 at 2:55PM in News
OnLive L.A. Noire gets touch screen controls

OnLive L.A. Noire gets touch screen controls

Gamers can now manually turn over all those discarded cigarette packets that litter the crime scenes of Rockstar Games' acclaimed crime thriller.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Mar 21st 2012 at 10:56AM in News
Sony considered touch-screen buttons for Vita

Sony considered touch-screen buttons for Vita

One of Vita’s most senior designers has admitted that Sony at one stage pondered giving the PlayStation Vita a larger screen including touch-screen controls.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 23rd 2012 at 11:09AM in News
Nintendo won't abandon buttons

Nintendo won't abandon buttons

With tongues wagging about what Nintendo may have in store for its next machine, president Saturo Iwata has suggested that the Wii successor's controller is unlikely to follow in iPad's ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 3rd 2011 at 4:58PM in News

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Touch screen on Wii HD controller?

Touch screen on Wii HD controller?

Nintendo’s successor to the Wii is built with a “custom IBM PowerPC with three cores”, an ATI-built GPU, and at least 512MB in memory, according to new unconfirmed reports.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 15th 2011 at 5:10PM in News
PSP2 - the first pictures

PSP2 - the first pictures

The first images of what pertain to be the still secretive PSP2 have appeared online.  You can see them both below.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 17th 2010 at 7:27PM in News
PSP2 was ‘shown off’ at TGS

PSP2 was ‘shown off’ at TGS

As news breaks of a PSPgo price cut in America and Japan, further claims have emerged about what Sony has planned for the still unannounced PSP2.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 25th 2010 at 11:57AM in News
PSP2 being ‘showcased to devs’

PSP2 being ‘showcased to devs’

Yesterday MCV asked ‘Where is the PSP2?’. The answer appears to be that it’s in the hands of a number of key developers as Sony readies itself for ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 19th 2010 at 11:35AM in News

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Exspect wins official England licence

Exspect wins official England licence

World Cup fever will provide retailers with a sales boost this summer with Exspect’s range of England gaming accessories.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on May 10th 2010 at 4:47PM in News
Microsoft cans Courier tablet

Microsoft cans Courier tablet

Microsoft has shelved plans to launch a folding, two-screen touch-screen device, known as Courier.

by Colin Campbell
on Apr 30th 2010 at 3:59AM in News
Football Manager coming to iPhone

Football Manager coming to iPhone

It’s a title that gamers have been demanding for years and now Sega’s Sports Interactive has finally announced that it is coming – and it will be here within the ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 12th 2010 at 1:13PM in News
iPhone out-numbers DS and PSP

iPhone out-numbers DS and PSP

As part of its OS4 presentation in the US tonight, Apple has taken time to highlight one fight that it can never be accused of losing – the numbers game.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 8th 2010 at 10:35PM in News

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Apple reveals iPhone Game Center

Apple reveals iPhone Game Center

Apple has lifted the lid on its next generation of operating software for the iPhone and iPod Touch, bringing with it a brand new game-centric network dubbed Game Centre.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 8th 2010 at 9:17PM in News
iPhone’s Street Fighter IV detailed

iPhone’s Street Fighter IV detailed

Capcom’s iPhone adaptation of combo-heavy 2.5D brawler Street Fighter IV will be released on the App Store next month and will cost $9.99, the publisher has announced.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 23rd 2010 at 12:06PM in News
Toy Story 3 game revealed

Toy Story 3 game revealed

Disney Interactive has officially confirmed the development of the video game tie-in for major summer movie license Toy Story 3.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 16th 2010 at 2:00PM in News
SFIV heading to iPhone

SFIV heading to iPhone

It’s a series known for its complicated and precise six-button combos. It’s a series that has spawned many dedicated joypads and joysticks. And now Capcom has said that it wants ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 16th 2010 at 11:46AM in News

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Console brands dominate App Store

Console brands dominate App Store

Twelve of the 20 top grossing games in the UK App Store this week are based on console or PC brands.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 2nd 2010 at 2:14PM in News
Iwata dismisses iPad

Iwata dismisses iPad

“It’s a bigger iPod Touch” – that’s the conclusive verdict of Nintendo president Saturo Iwata when asked for his thoughts on Apple’s new iPad by The New York Times.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 29th 2010 at 2:13PM in News
Elite sets course for iPhone

Elite sets course for iPhone

It’s the game many regard as the greatest ever made, and now David Braben’s defining space epic Elite is making its way to iPhone thanks to Manomio’s C64 emulator app.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 27th 2010 at 3:27PM in News
Chinatown Wars hits iPhone

Chinatown Wars hits iPhone

In stark contrast to the huge fanfare that pre-empts the release of any console-bound Grand Theft Auto title, Rockstar has quietly and with absolutely no public fuss released its GTA: ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 18th 2010 at 9:47AM in News
Call of Duty: Zombies hits iPhone

Call of Duty: Zombies hits iPhone

Whilst triple-A release Modern Warfare 2 keeps itself busy by tearing up the record books in the traditional games industry, Activision has released yet another Call of Duty title – ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 17th 2009 at 10:54AM in News
Star Wars: Trench Run announced

Star Wars: Trench Run announced

The Rebel’s dramatic attack on the Empire’s Death Star that frames the thrilling conclusion to George Lucas’ 1977 sci-fi classic Star Wars is to get its very own iPhone game, ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 23rd 2009 at 6:17PM in News
DS and PSP have 'peaked'

DS and PSP have 'peaked'

Though both DS and PSP are expected to continue to lead the market for quite some time, both Sony’s and Nintendo’s machines have peaked – leaving Apple’s iPhone and iPod ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 23rd 2009 at 11:26AM in News
Fils-Aime questions PSPgo appeal

Fils-Aime questions PSPgo appeal

In a not so thinly veiled attack on its competitor, Nintendo America boss Reggie Fils-Aime has stated that anyone considering buying a PSPgo may want to have a long think ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 13th 2009 at 1:00PM in News
Apple dominates CoolBrand listings

Apple dominates CoolBrand listings

It’s official – gaming is cool. And as if that statement of undeniable fact isn’t enough, Apple is seemingly the coolest of them all, having dislodged last year’s winner Aston ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 28th 2009 at 6:23PM in News