The Nintendo Wii is serious business in Canada, where a Canadian Mountie ended up shooting his wife over a sex-bet they made over a video game.
Despite all the scrutiny aimed at Nintendo by console gamers as of late, it seems like Nintendo is still a force in other areas. Researchers developing therapies for people with Parkinson’s disease have found that patients practicing their balance on the Wii Balance Board will reduce their risks of falling.
This year’s Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) was without a doubt one of Sony’s best showings in recent history. Many Sony reps walked around with big grins on their face, but the same couldn’t be said for its competitors. Nintendo, in particular, appeared as though it was hit the hardest, as not even gamers with a
Michael Pachter puts forwards his predictions for the next console price war.
The Feminist Crusader returns with a whole new episode in her popular and controversial series on the role of women in video games. Sarkeesian's latest is ready to show that the girls can put up a fight against the boys, and she comes out swinging.
In a change of marketing direction, Nintendo announced two of their biggest franchises will be released on Nintendo Direct. No Objections here!
In the new installment of Nintendo Direct, Satoru Iwata announces that the company has made a deal with Sega to create a new Sonic title exclusively to the Wii U and 3DS. Iwata also announced that the partnership will bring in a slew of classic Game Gear games onto the Nintendo e-Shop.
Nintendo's sales are down, and while the handheld 3DS is continuing to sell well, the WiiU is seeing a substantial decrease in units shipped.
Bad news for Wii users, as Nintendo decided to shut down various channels and services. The countdown begins on the 28th of June.
For the first time, scientists have managed to read the content of someone's dreams by using brain scans. The research team believes the discovery will lead to a better understanding of dreams
Ubisoft's recently released trailer for Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag displays in-game footage from the upcoming release, showcasing many of the game's signature features like capturing the Golden Age of Piracy as well as impressive in-game mechanics.
Does Terminal Reality's new survival-based first-person shooter adequately portray AMC's high-profile zombie drama, or is it a catastrophe? Jump in to find out!
A study of postgraduate surgeons at the University of Rome revealed that those who played the Nintendo Wii for an hour a day performed better than other non-gaming surgeons.
Aquaman has been ignored, for better or worse, in any DC video games that have been released thus far. NetherRealm Studios showcased the hero-of-little-fame in the new trailer for their game Injustice: Gods Among Us. Would you play as Aquaman?
Pre-orders have begun for Activision's new Walking Dead-themed first-person shooter, revealing exclusive retailer-specific pre-order incentives as well as a new gameplay trailer.
China is considering the possibility of ending its 13-year ban on video game consoles, according to a regional newspaper, paving the way for Nintendo, Microsoft and Sony to make millions in the monumental market.
Capcom is planning to port the originally Nintendo 3DS game Resident Evil: Revelations to all other mainstream gaming consoles and PC. It will be renamed as Resident Evil: Revelations Unveiled Edition.
The Obama Administration is calling for millions of dollars for studies on video game violence. Many critics of violent video games feel that virtual violence translates into real-world violence, even though past research proves contrary.
Blizzard is testing Diablo III on consoles in what it said could eventually turn into an “official project,” a major shift from its usual PC-only approach.
In a lighthearted piece of news, here's a cute video of a kid explaining what the Wii U is to the First Lady of the United States, Michelle Obama.