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Gaming
 

New Xbox 360 Available April 29, 2007

It’s official. Microsoft will begin selling its new Xbox, called Xbox 360 Elite, come April 29th. No HD DVD drive, but the ‘new’ machine will sport a larger hard drive (120GB), an HDMI out.  Other items included are a matching ...
 
DVD
 

HD-DVD and XBox HD Movie Comparison

Jake Ludington compares the Xbox Marketplace's HD movies to that of HD-DVD. His verdict? Both pictures are almost identical but the Xbox's HD movies are slightly brighter. Check out Jake's full comparison here. Mediablab: Xbox ...

 
Gaming
 

Brand New Xbox 360 for $251

That's right. No lie. You just have to live in Japan to get this bundle. Microsoft released the "Blue Dragon Xbox 360 Bundle" in Japan today - or recently, we're not sure. In the bundle you'll find the core system, a copy of th...
 
Business
 

Nintendo Wii Outsells Sony Playstation 3

The Wii sold 371,936 units in its first weekend of availability in Japan. Playstation 3 on the other hand sold a mere 88,400 in its Japan debut. Lack luster PS3 sales is puportedly due to limited supplies which is a result of d...

 
DVD
 

Rip PS3 Games and Blu-ray movies on your PS3

According to an article on Ehomeupgrade, ripping Hi Def Blu-Ray movies and PS3 games is as simple as typing a line of code into the 'terminal' of the Playstation 3. Apparently, this requires the PS3 to be loaded with a Linux OS...
 
Gaming
 

PS3 More Important then a Gunshot Wound

On November 17th Michael Penkala stood first in line at the Putnam, Connecticut Walmart with hopes of purchasing a PS3.  He came prepared with $2,600, but what happened next no one could have prepared for - unless of course the...

 
Gaming
 

Drive By Review of the PS3

Wired's Chris Kohler sums up his current experience with the PS3 and from the sounds of it Sony's launch delay wasn't long enough. As noted the PS3 is well worth its $600 price tag: Blu-Ray Drive, 60GB hard drive, and of course...
 
Gaming
 

Shows and HiDef Movies on Xbox Live

According to an article in Adweek, Microsoft will begin selling and renting TV shows and movies from MTV, CBS, Turner Broadcast and Paramount via Xbox live. Microsoft claims to have over 1,000 hours of content in store, and pla...

 
Gaming
 

Playstation 3 Preorder, No Money Down

Hard to believe, but it is true.  The guys over at Lik-Sang.com dropped us an email today to tell us they are already accepting preorders of the Playstation 3 with NO MONEY DOWN and NO COMMITMENT.  Sounds like you have to put i...
 
DVD
 

Xbox 360 HD DVD Drive Price Announced and Will Arrive in Japan in November

According to Engadget, Japan will be the first to receive the HD DVD player add on for the Xbox 360. The HD DVD drive should emerge over seas sometime in November (17th or 22nd) of this year and sport a $170 price tag (this is ...

 
Business
 

Sony Kills UMDs and Chooses Memory Sticks

That's right.  One of the world's best portable video game systems has already undermined its proprietary format and cut all further production of UMD movies.  Sony's medium of choice for the PSP is now Sony's somewhat other fa...
 
Gaming
 

Nintendo Wii Release Date

You know we can't resist posting on potential release dates for the upcoming Nintendo Wii (Revolution). According to Cubed3, who spoke to an industry source, we'll be seeing the Nintendo Wii on November 6th in the USA. While th...