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Sony responds to Microsoft's cross-platform play announcement

Sony is "happy to have the conversation" about cross-platform play on PlayStation 4.

By Mike Williams

Xbox Live adds cross-network multiplayer

Microsoft allowing developers to make Xbox One games that can connect with other console networks

By Brendan Sinclair

Virtuix pursuing "mini-IPO" for general public

VR treadmill company taking advantage of JOBS bill legislation

By Dan Pearson

PDP is new co-publisher of Rock Band 4

Harmonix makes new deal, will continue to work with Mad Catz

By Rachel Weber

Oculus VR: Mac support for Rift is "up to Apple"

CEO Palmer Luckey said a lack of emphasis on graphics means even high-end Macs aren't up to the task

By Matthew Handrahan

Expectations mount for NX in 2016

Less and less time remains before the putative year-end launch for Nintendo's latest; is a console launch in this window even possible, let alone desirable?

By Rob Fahey

Sony drops PlayStation Vue price, adds Disney and ESPN

Every multi-channel plan is now $10 cheaper despite the addition of new content

By Matthew Handrahan

Nintendo fights off patent suit appeal

Another Wiimote suit bites the dust, and Nintendo calls for reform once again

By Matthew Handrahan

Microsoft hints at its Xbox endgame

Phil Spencer gave glimpses of a future for Xbox with short product cycles and a smartphone-like business model

By Rob Fahey

"There's no reason why console can't ride that same curve"

Xbox boss Phil Spencer says consoles will soon have the “continuous innovation” of PC and mobile

By Matthew Handrahan

Most gamers not interested in VR in 2016 - report

An exclusive Gamer Network survey reveals that only 15% of players intend to purchase any of the VR platforms this year

By James Brightman

Microsoft: MAU is the health metric of any service

Xbox boss Phil Spencer on why sales numbers are not the metric for success

By Rachel Weber

Vive pre-orders open today, international prices confirmed

UPDATE: HTC rep claims Vive racked up 15,000 pre-orders in ten minutes

By Dan Pearson

Raspberry Pi 3 debuts with built-in WiFi, Bluetooth

Fourth anniversary of UK's best-selling computer marked with hardware refresh; 8 million units shipped to date

By Brendan Sinclair

HoloLens dev kit ships March 30

Microsoft launching $3,000 Development Edition hardware with three games, including a new Conker title

By Brendan Sinclair

PlayStation TV discontinued in Japan

The end may be nigh for the device Shuhei Yoshida believed, "didn't capture the consumers' imagination"

By Matthew Handrahan

There's still merit in console secrecy

Not every studio gets the access needed to develop launch titles for new consoles - but there are solid commercial and economic reasons for that

By Rob Fahey

PS4 to sell 100 million - DFC

Research firm predicts Sony to hold dominant lead in console space; Xbox One and PS4 revenues to be 50% digital by 2019

By Brendan Sinclair

Moon Studios CEO calls out console firms for hardware secrecy

Thomas Mahler says Nintendo NX will "just not have any software support" at launch due to lack of devkits

By Matthew Handrahan

Valve and HTC's Vive priced at $800

VR kit will launch in April bundled with Job Simulator and Fantastic Contraption [UPDATE]: Recommended PC specs less demanding than Oculus Rift

By Brendan Sinclair

Smartphones that rival console performance are not a threat

Smartphone chipsets that rival the performance of the PS4 in late 2017 isn't a threat to consoles; the usage context remains entirely different

By Rob Fahey

Nvidia sees record quarter

“Gaming is a $100 billion business,” says CEO

By Rachel Weber

Apple opposes FBI order to build iOS "backdoor"

Manufacturer says move would "undermine...freedoms and liberty"

By Dan Pearson

ARM: Mobiles will be graphically equivalent to PS4/Xbox One by 2017

Nizar Romdan says VR will bring a sea change in mobile gaming

By Dan Pearson

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