Xopher Reed

Huh, The Genesis Can Do Mode 7

Huh, The Genesis Can Do Mode 7

Being a veteran in one of the bloodiest console wars that the world had ever seen (the great conflict between the Genesis and SNES) I used to throw around terms like “blast processing” for the Genesis and RISC chipsets within the Super FX cartridges for the SNES. However it turns out that one that was […]

 Xopher Reed

Xbox One Drops Mandatory Kinect

Xbox One Drops Mandatory Kinect

Get ready to leave your Xbox One’s Kinect in the box when it arrives this holiday season.

 Xopher Reed

Console vs PC Wars Nearing an End?

Console vs PC Wars Nearing an End?

Gabe Newell (aka our saviour Gaben) has decided to eat up some of the competition from consoles by releasing “Big Picture Mode” for Steam recently that allows you to play games on your HDTV instead of your monitor, but there’s also talk of a Steam Box headed our way.

 Xopher Reed

PS3 Slim Still Costs Sony

PS3 Slim Still Costs Sony

Kaz Hirai had an interview the other day with Times Online in which he admitted that even with the reduced production costs and reduced form factor of the PlayStation 3 Slim, that the company is still not making any money on hardware sales.