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A new survey commissioned by IHS in partnership with GamesIndustry.biz parent company Gamer Network has shown that E3 gave a huge boost to the number of people interested in buying a Wii U, with purchasing intent growing by 50 per cent over the course of the event.
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PlayStation 4 has emerged as the top-selling gaming console for the month of June in the U.S., NPD research has revealed.
Microsoft will give away a number of 'collectible Xbox One' consoles at the San Diego Comic Con event this weekend.
An announcement on the official Xbox Wire website states the base game will come with 10 songs, while an additional 50 songs will be available for download in the game's store at launch.
The Destiny beta that begins Wednesday on Xbox One looks great, but it runs at 900p because the beta, in practical development terms, had to be branched off and finished a while ago.
Home entertainment has been in the news a lot lately. This past week Microsoft, which positioned its new Xbox One as an entertainment device just as much as it is a games console, announced it would be killing off its own entertainment studio.
The Xbox One will receive another major system update in August. Microsoft's Larry "Major Nelson" Hryb outlined the patch's major features in a new blog post this weekend.
Target updated its game deals for the week of Sunday, July 20. The offers include a $15 discount on PS4, Xbox One, PS3, Xbox 360, Wii U and PC titles when pre-ordering select games plus a gift card when purchasing an Xbox One console.
One of the most hotly anticipated games of this year is now in beta. Bungie's Destiny, which Activision bankrolled to the tune of $500 million , is destined for release later this year.
When the Xbox One console was released back in November some customers were not to happy to find out that the console's Blu-ray player couldn't play 3D Blu-rays .
Gameplay is dictated by a couple of factors: how well the game plays mechanically and how well people can enjoy the experience technically.
The Destiny Beta is finally here for Bungie to test its servers before the full game release on 9 September and we have to say that here at Pocket-lint we couldn't download it fast enough.
Destiny doesn't support cross-platform multiplayer because Bungie didn't want players with more powerful consoles to have an advantage; When it comes to things like shooting, a difference in a pixel or two could making the playing field uneven, engineer Roger Wolfson told Digital Trends .
Shares of chip maker Advanced Micro Devices are down 83 cents, over 18%, at $3.74, continuing last night's crash, after the company yesterday afternoon delivered in-line revenue numbers for Q2 but missed on the bottom line, and offered a Q3 revenue growth projection below what the Street has been modeling.
"What we do at Showtime is make shows that challenge the boundaries of the medium," he tells the TCA of his programming philosophy.
Updated: Tue Jul 22, 2014 06:51 am
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