Consoles

JAPAN: Master Chief conquers all

Microsoft’s struggle to break into the Japanese games market is well documented – but Xbox 360 proved it does have some muscle in the territory this week as Halo 3 entered the charts in first spot. Media Create reports that the game sold 59,000 copies in its first week on …

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JAPAN: Master Chief conquers all

Microsoft’s struggle to break into the Japanese games market is well documented – but Xbox 360 proved it does have some muscle in the territory this week as Halo 3 entered the charts in first spot. Media Create reports that the game sold 59,000 copies in its first week on …

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PS3 price drop at last in Italy

MCV media partner Gamestore Magazine reports that from October 10th Italian gamers will have the choice of a new 40GB PS3 for €399 or the starter pack which includes two games and an extra pad for €499. The cheaper option works out at around 275 in Sterling, and will have …

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PS3 price drop at last in Italy

MCV media partner Gamestore Magazine reports that from October 10th Italian gamers will have the choice of a new 40GB PS3 for €399 or the starter pack which includes two games and an extra pad for €499. The cheaper option works out at around 275 in Sterling, and will have …

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Halo 3 breaks records

Halo 3 has become the fastest-selling Xbox 360 game of all time – and the second-fastest selling game in UK history, behind GTA: San Andreas. However, PS2 had been on sale for four years when San Andreas was released in 2004, and had sold 6.6 million consoles in the UK …

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Halo 3 breaks records

Halo 3 has become the fastest-selling Xbox 360 game of all time – and the second-fastest selling game in UK history, behind GTA: San Andreas. However, PS2 had been on sale for four years when San Andreas was released in 2004, and had sold 6.6 million consoles in the UK …

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LittleBigPlanet is key for PS3

Wedbush Morgan analyst Michael Pachter has stated that Sony’s upcoming LittleBigPlanet is such an important title to the firm that it could be the catalyst for the machine’s delayed take-off in Japan, Next-Gen reports. We think that LittleBigPlanet will be a console seller in Japan,” he told investors yesterday. LittleBigPlanet …

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LittleBigPlanet is key for PS3

Wedbush Morgan analyst Michael Pachter has stated that Sony’s upcoming LittleBigPlanet is such an important title to the firm that it could be the catalyst for the machine’s delayed take-off in Japan, Next-Gen reports. We think that LittleBigPlanet will be a console seller in Japan,” he told investors yesterday. LittleBigPlanet …

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Halo 3 takes control of Xbox Live

It may not be surprising, but Microsoft’s current Xbox blogging daddy Major Nelson has confirmed that Halo 3 has already claimed the crown of Xbox Live’s most active title. Bungie’s predecessor Halo 2 had held the crown for some considerable time, though it had faced stern challenges recently from the …

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Halo 3 takes control of Xbox Live

It may not be surprising, but Microsoft’s current Xbox blogging daddy Major Nelson has confirmed that Halo 3 has already claimed the crown of Xbox Live’s most active title. Bungie’s predecessor Halo 2 had held the crown for some considerable time, though it had faced stern challenges recently from the …

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