Nintendo Switch becomes enormous hit, sells 10M units in under 9 months

Nintendo announced its hybrid console, the Switch, has already sold 10 million units around the globe.

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Atari's new console does much more than just video games

Atari has released more details about its upcoming video game console — and it’s a long way from the pioneering 2600 model that made Atari famous in the 1970s.

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Hidden NES golf game on Switch a tribute to Satoru Iwata

On Monday, it was revealed that Nintendo is shipping every Switch console with a hidden copy of the 1984 NES game Golf running in an emulator.

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Nintendo Switch game console to launch in March for $299

The Nintendo Switch video game console will sell for about $260 in Japan, starting March 3, the same date as its global rollout in the U.S. and Europe. The Japanese company promises the device will be packed with fun features of all its past machines and more.

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Developer confirms Xbox One VR is coming, but how powerful is the console likely to be?

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Microsoft will reportedly announce a new console at E3, along with VR titles and Oculus Rift support, but how will they upgrade and improve the Xbox One’s core architecture?

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How to: Set up PS4's new Remote Play feature on Mac

Article Image Sony on Wednesday released a firmware update for its PlayStation 4 console, introducing a long-awaited Remote Play feature that lets gamers use their PC or Mac as a second screen device. AppleInsider shows you how to set it up.

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Microsoft announces Xbox Live cross-network support, could portend Xbox One-Apple device multiplayer

Article Image Microsoft on Monday revealed a major shift in its console gaming strategy with the announcement of cross-network Xbox Live gameplay, and with seemingly open support for all comers, the feature could make its way to titles distributed through Apple’s iOS, Mac and tvOS App Stores.

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Virtual Reality May Be Coming Around Again for Nintendo


Nintendo is looking into virtual reality, 20 years after its failed Virtual Boy console, suggest reports that surfaced Tuesday. Nintendo President Tatsumi Kimishima reportedly described VR as “interesting technology” during an earnings call to discuss the company’s Q3 financial report. Two decades have come and gone since Nintendo released the Virtual Boy. With VR finally appearing poised to break into the mainstream, and with Nintendo’s hardware sales struggling, the company could find a way forward by returning down an old path.

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Sony Shears PS4's Price


Sony last week knocked $50 off the price of the PlayStation 4, putting the console on par with the $349 Xbox from rival Microsoft. A cost cut also went into effect in Canada, where the price dropped from Sony’s recommended price point of CA$449.99 to CA$429.99. Touting upcoming multiplatform games Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 and Star Wars: Battlefront, SCEA CEO Shawn Layden asserted that there never has been a better time to pick up the PS4. Sony is delivering on its commitment to make the PS4 the “best place to play,” he said.

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First look: Lucis' NuBryte cloud-connected smart home console

After unveiling its upcoming NuBryte cloud-connected smart home console last year, Lucis Technologies brought a working model to the showroom floor at CES, demoing the console’s automated lighting and security features.



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The PS4 is still selling much faster than expected – and Sony doesn’t know why

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Sony’s PlayStation 4 console is lighting up sales charts, and even the company isn’t sure why. Could a reversal or collapse strike the console? We think not.

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