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10 hrs ago | Joystiq

Deals: PS4 Battlefield Bundle Giveaway, Wii Fit U

Joystiq Deals is giving you the chance to join the new console generation in style with our PlayStation 4 Battlefield Bundle Giveaway .


Related Topix: Electronic Arts, Battlefield 4, Video Games, EA DICE

18 hrs ago | Business Wire

Millions of Android Gaming Consoles on the Horizon: Jon Peddie Research

However, Android console offerings from Amazon, Google, Nvidia and others are projected to grow at a much faster rate, and offer the casual to mid-core gamer an affordable way to play from the couch.


Related Topix: Sabarasa Entertainment, Horizon , Video Games, The, Deep Silver, SCEI, PlayStation 4, SCEE, X360

22 hrs ago | Shiny shiny

Sony wants you to hang up your Wii for a shiny PS4

Are you one of those 100 million consumers who purchased a Wii when they first came out and has since sat looking at the device wondering what you can use it for? Well, Sony thinks your Wii is no more than a coaster for your tea now as they move your casual gaming experience into 2014.


Related Topix: Activision, Call of Duty , Video Games

Sun Jul 20, 2014


LeapFrog outs the Wii and Kinect-inspired LeapTV games console for kids

Following on from its LeapPad tablets , LeapFrog is introducing the LeapTV games console specifically for younger kids.


Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver, Mamba Games, Pirates, Family, Kids, Gadgets

Sat Jul 19, 2014

New Games This Week: Dearthly, Hollow - Regular

If you're heading down to the high street, shopping centre or mall this weekend, skipping happily at the notion of grabbing a brand new game for your PC or console, then you're in for a fat slice of disappointment pie.


Related Topix: Magic, Stainless Games, Wizards of the Coast, Video Games, The, Deep Silver, Koei, Warriors, Activision, Destiny, Bungie Software

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Violetta: Rhythm & Music Announced

The musical rhythm game will immerse players into Violetta's star-studded world playing as Violetta and performing hits from the hit television show Little Orbit today announced that Violetta: Rhythm & Music , a video game based on the hugely successful tween telenovela, Violetta, will launch in Europe, Australasia and Latin America on September ... (more)


Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver, 3DS, DS


Kirby and the Rainbow Curse is fun, but does it need to be on Wii U?

Kirby and the Rainbow Curse is the follow-up to 2005's Kirby: Canvas Curse , a Nintendo DS title in which players controlled the eponymous puffy pink ball with the handheld's stylus.


Related Topix: Nintendo, Wii U, Video Games, DS, Nintendo Gameboy, Good-Feel, Kirby's Epic Yarn

Disney Planes: Fire & Rescue Unveiled

Fasten your seatbelts and prepare for sky-high fun as you embark on fire-and-rescue emergencies with all your favorite characters from the movie Video game publisher Little Orbit and Disney Interactive have announced that Disney Planes: Fire & Rescue , a video game based on Disney's new animated feature film, Planes: Fire & Rescue , will arrive ... (more)


Related Topix: Disney Planes, Disney Interactive Studios

The Raw Story

No charges for GA cop with questionable past in fatal shooting of teen holding Wii controller

A Georgia police officer won't be charged in the fatal shooting of a teenager holding a video game controller - even though a previous grand jury found the use of force was not authorized.


Related Topix: Video Games, Bartow County, GA, Euharlee, GA


LeapFrog Launches Smart TV For Kids

Known for its kid-focused tablet, children's electronics company LeapFrog released a smart TV aimed at encouraging child education through entertainment.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, The, Video Games, Deep Silver, Mamba Games, Pirates

Thu Jul 17, 2014

E! Online

Remember When... You Had to Be Kind and Rewind? Let's All Journey Back to the Age of VHS Tapes

Remember When... is a weekly feature every Thursday where we look back on a moment that changed the world of pop culture forever.


Related Topix: Electronics, Audio and Video, Video Games


Philips Win Patent Infringement Suit Against Nintendo

This moggy has not played a computer game since the Atari console system in the early 1980s, and so felt technically and culturally unqualified to write about the Philips and Nintendo litigation which has resulted in the recent judgment from the Patents Court.


Related Topix: Video Games, Nintendo, Wii U

New York Daily News

'Video Games: The Movie,' movie review

This film's opening images are like Proustian madeleines for Gen-Xers, who grew up in the late '70s and early '80s.


Related Topix: Video Games, BurgerTime, MonkeyPaw Games, Movies, Entertainment

Business Wire

Nintendo News: Nintendo Download Highlights New Digital Content for Nintendo Systems

In addition to video games available at retail stores, Nintendo also offers a variety of content that people can download directly to their systems.


Related Topix: Video Games, 3DS, DS, Nintendo, Wii U

Wed Jul 16, 2014

JD Supra

Court Excludes Defense Damage Expert's Royalty Base Where Expert...

ThinkOptics, Inc. filed a patent infringement action accusing several Defendants of infringing three patents: U.S. Patent Nos.


Related Topix: Video Games, Inventions, Science / Technology

Fantasy Zone II: The Tears of Opa-Opa

The sequel to the cartoonish Sega Arcade shoot-em-up Fantasy Zone. It was developed for the Sega Master System and has seen releases for NES, MSX, PS2 and the Wii Shop.


Related Topix: Sony Playstation 2, Video Games

Tue Jul 15, 2014

LeapFrog's Latest Idea Is LeapTV, a Wii-Like Video Game System for Kids

LeapTV is LeapFrog's bid to hop into the set-top video game market, but with a system aimed squarely -- and solely -- at children aged 3 to 8. LeapFrog, the company you may know for its popular line of computerized children's toys like My Pal Scout or the Leapster handheld game system, says it's getting into the video game space in a big way later ... (more)


Related Topix: Video Games, The, Deep Silver, Family, Kids, Game., Microsoft Xbox

Cinema Blend News

Sony Wants Wii's Audience For The PS4

Things are beginning to really heat up in this eighth generation of the console war.


Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver, Nintendo, Make, MuuMuu, Wii U, Computers


LeapTV combines Wii-style controls with educational games

Plopping kids down in front of the boob tube can be a great way for parents to snatch a few seconds of peace, but now kids can be entertained with LeapFrog's LeapTV active video game console.


Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver, Family, Kids, Gadgets

Computer And Video Games

PS4 can attract Wii families, Sony exec says

Sony Computer Entertainment group chief executive Andrew House says the PS4 has a great opportunity to welcome back families that only bought a Wii during the last console generation.


Related Topix: Computers, PS3, X360