Nintendo drops 2DS price to $80

System will be available with downloadable Mario Kart 7 at lower price starting May 20

By Brendan Sinclair

PS4 and Xbox One have a new competitor in the Chinese console market

Fuze's new Tomahawk F1 console is smaller and digital only, but the similarities are plain to see

By Matthew Handrahan

Nvidia and Samsung settle all existing patent litigation

Legal back-and-forth started with an Nvidia lawsuit in 2014, settlement arrived hours before final hearing

By Matthew Handrahan

Nintendo won't sell NX at a loss

Kimishima explains why he won't repeat Wii U's launch strategy, expects new system to quickly make up for Wii U sales decline

By Brendan Sinclair

Drinkbox cuts through the noise

Severed studio founders reflect on eight years in business, mid-gen console upgrades, the already crowded VR market, and the problem of relying on popularity to solve discoverability

By Brendan Sinclair

Smart device pivot could cost Nintendo at home

Kimishima embraces smartphones in his NX strategy, but it's a move that'll be tough to sell to the firm's most loyal customers - Japanese families

By Rob Fahey

"The roadmap for a successful Nintendo console is unclear"

Launching the NX and delaying Zelda is the right call, analysts say, but Nintendo's place in the modern console market is not assured

By Matthew Handrahan

Nintendo's tumbling profits underline need for new hardware

Fiscal year net income down 60 per cent; Wii U sold 3.26 million units in 12 months, could halt production by March 2018

By Matthew Handrahan

Nintendo NX will launch in March 2017

The console will be a "brand-new concept," and it won't make its debut at E3 - but new Zelda will

By Matthew Handrahan

AMD's "design wins" point to new console hardware in 2016

More than $1.5 billion in revenue expected from three new products in AMD's console-focused Semi-Custom business

By Matthew Handrahan

Xbox Live sees growth but hardware dips in Microsoft's Q3

Xbox Live monthly active user base stands at 46 million

By James Brightman

Update: Gfinity says Xbox One sales figures were estimated

Upton arrived at 18 million figure from previous public guesses

By Dan Pearson

PlayStation Network getting two-step verification

Sony confirms feature is in the works after PlayStation 3 firmware update tips hand

By Brendan Sinclair

Microsoft retires Xbox 360

After more than a decade, company stops producing its most successful console to date

By Brendan Sinclair

Report: Specs unearthed for PS4.5 - Codename Neo

RAM, GPU & CPU upgraded, improved visuals, but all new games must support original PS4

By Dan Pearson

HTC acknowledges Vive shipping problems

Company working to resolve "multiple issues" since it began sending out VR headset, but insists nothing is delayed

By Brendan Sinclair

Two Sony presidents, one VR revolution

Two executives are better than one when it comes to talking pricing, strategy and VR games of the future

By Dan Pearson/Rachel Weber

Sony's making a big mistake by not addressing PS4.5 rumors

With stories flying of 4K, doubled GPU speeds and upgrades essential for PSVR, Sony needs to get back out in front of the narrative

By Rob Fahey

Microsoft Build 2016: Yes, your Xbox One is a dev kit

Cortana is coming to Xbox and HoloLens is shipping to devs

By Rachel Weber

Sony open to PSVR on PC

Company delayed PS4 VR headset in response to increased sales projections, expects to ship up to 2 million this year

By Brendan Sinclair

Sony to announce PS4.5 before PSVR launch - Report

Wall Street Journal, Digital Foundry back recent reports of a new PlayStation with better resolution, more horsepower for VR

By Brendan Sinclair

Leaked NX controller is indeed fake

David Im reveals on Youtube how he created the 3D model and inserted it into a photo

By James Brightman

Wii U won't make it to Christmas, so what's next?

Newspaper reports of Wii U production ending are substantiated by Japanese retail shortages - indicating an NX announcement sooner rather than later

By Rob Fahey

PS4 and Xbox One have sold 5.1 million units in the UK

Game Digital's data puts this generation 45 per cent ahead of PS3 and Xbox 360 at the same point

By Matthew Handrahan

Nintendo halting Wii U production this year - Report

Some accessories have already been discontinued as company turns focus to upcoming NX

By Brendan Sinclair

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