Consoles

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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Neo Geo titles confirmed for Wii

Nintendo has finally given the official confirmation that games from SNK’s NeoGeo system will be appearing on Wii’s Virtual Console download service – though no date other than ‘soon’ has so far been announced. The first Neo Geo launched in 1990 and rose to popularity in the East owing to …

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Neo Geo titles confirmed for Wii

Nintendo has finally given the official confirmation that games from SNK’s NeoGeo system will be appearing on Wii’s Virtual Console download service – though no date other than ‘soon’ has so far been announced. The first Neo Geo launched in 1990 and rose to popularity in the East owing to …

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Bungie clarifies Halo 3 HD debate

Following reports on the internet that claimed Bungie’s Halo 3 was running at a slightly lower resolution than the conventional 720p, the developer has issued a statement clarifying the tech behind its Xbox 360 masterpiece. Although confirming on its website that the game does indeed run at 1152×640 (compared to …

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Bungie clarifies Halo 3 HD debate

Following reports on the internet that claimed Bungie’s Halo 3 was running at a slightly lower resolution than the conventional 720p, the developer has issued a statement clarifying the tech behind its Xbox 360 masterpiece. Although confirming on its website that the game does indeed run at 1152×640 (compared to …

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Gran Turismo HD about to vanish?

PS3 gamers have since launch been able to download the Gran Turismo 5 HD demo from Sony’s PSN, but ahead of the release of Gran Turismo 5 Prologue in Japan next month SCEJ has announced that the HD demo will be removed from the online Japanese store forever this weekend. …

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Gran Turismo HD about to vanish?

PS3 gamers have since launch been able to download the Gran Turismo 5 HD demo from Sony’s PSN, but ahead of the release of Gran Turismo 5 Prologue in Japan next month SCEJ has announced that the HD demo will be removed from the online Japanese store forever this weekend. …

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Thompson: Rivals aiding market growth

Senior regional director of the entertainment and devices division at Microsoft UK Neil Thompson has cleared up statements reported yesterday on the long-term prospects of Nintendo’s Wii. Maintaining that Microsoft has been the most innovative force” of all three consoles, Thompson said: The gaming market is growing thanks to success …

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