Recent News

"The Art of Video Games" Opening at the Smithsonian American Art Museum

From March 16th though September 30th, you can get a peek into 40 years of gaming history.

Rockstar Reveals Secrets Behind Grand Theft Auto III

A decade after their open world epic changed everything, it's time to solve some mysteries.

GameFly Reveals Top 10 Rentals of 2010

Curious who was renting what last year? Yeah, so were we, so we snagged a list from the good folks at GameFly.

[Shipping Out] Week of September 13

Multiple PS2 releases? What is this, 2002?

[Shipping Out] July 13th

A little sports, a little spankin'. Sounds like a good week so far.

NIS America Rolls Out an Anime Two-Fer

The house that Prinnies built is taking a stab at publishing some animated flicks from their native soil.

Zoinks, Jinkies, etc.

Scooby-Doo! and the Spooky Swamp announced for the PlayStation 2. Hide the Scooby Snacks; you know how he gets.

Capcom Adds Some Zazz(le) to Online Shopping

Branded tees, hats, stickers and more in a bevy of classic Capcom flavors.

Eutechnyx Scores 9+ Million in Funding

Amsterdam VC gives the racing dev a bit more breathing room.

ECA Rallies Gamers for Supreme Court Showdown

Should video games be protected by the First Amendment?

Konami Announces Silent Hill Shattered Memories Is Now Available For PlayStation2 and PSP

Holy cow! A PS2 release! Never forget!

PlayStation 2 : A Retrospective (Part 1)

Nine years and counting! We take a multi-part look at the history of one of the greatest consoles to grace our televisions. Part One - The Arrival!

Cartoon Network Cavalcade of Games!

Our 8 year old readers are thrilled!

Square-Enix Announces Pre-Sale Date for Final Fantasy XI Add-On

Will there ever be a "final" fantasy?

NIS America Invites Drunken Shenanigans

And in the process we get to see some fancy new games and get a rockin' hangover!

Another 8 More Tracks for Guitar Hero: Smash Hits

Yep, you read right. This time they're from Guitar Hero III: Legends Of Rock.

More Guitar Hero Smash Hits Tracks Announced

Almost 20 more songs from Guitar Hero II join the list.

The PAX Cometh

Penny Arcade's Expo returns bigger than ever. Deets inside.

Atlus Preps Devil Summoner 2 Package

Fancy a plushie with your Action RPG?

Feeding the Addicted

Final Fantasy XI's latest expansion is ready for download!

SingStar Queen is Coming

Start ticking off the days on your calendar, kids, the game drops in August.

Guitar Hero Smash Hits Set List Reveals Begin

You voted, and the best-of compilation of past games' track lists starts with...

[Shipping Out] April 14th

The PS2 gets a rock injection courtesy of Metallica.

[Shipping Out] April 7th

Oh, hey, we've got some PSP pew-pew, some platforming and some keeyaw!

Former ESA Lawyer Becomes ECA VP

Whoa, that's a lot of acronyms. Find out what they all mean inside.


Or shall we call it SMTDS2RKvsKA ? Damn, that certainly doesn't make things easier.

Play Hard, Spend Harder

Young and innovative developer and publisher Play Hard keeps it going on the fast lane of internet startups.

Subway and Konami Aim to Get Kids Fit

Sammiches and DDR? Yeah, that's one way to do it.

[Shipping Out] December 9th

Anime and Argonauts.

[Shipping Out] November 5th

Anime, Dreamworks and a whole lotta press releases.