Archive for July, 2008

Sony’s PlayStation 3 ‘Home’ test service to start - Boston Globe

TOKYO— Sony’s ballyhooed but often delayed online “Home” virtual world for the PlayStation 3 video game console began accepting 10,000 gamers Thursday to try a test service. Applications for the “beta test” version of “Home” will be accepted …

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It’s about time developers focus on the Wii - CNET News

In an interesting interview last week with the San Jose Mercury News , EA’s CEO, John Riccitiello said although his company is doing quite well in the video game space, it committed a major blunder earlier on in this generation and now it’s trying to …

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LocoRoco Rolls Onto Mobiles in Japan - Wired

While we eagerly await the release of LocoRoco 2 on the PSP, Japan gets a new LocoRoco of its own today: LocoRoco Mobile . The game is actually a port, but manages to squeeze in every single level from the PSP original. Gameplay remains the same …

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Madden 09 demo on Xbox Live - Crunchgear.com

The demo for Madden 09 is now—or will be in the next few hours—available on Xbox Live . (PS3 owners: a demo is salted to appear on PSN around the same time.) Go crazy, football fans, playing the same game you’ve been playing for the past 20 …

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Xbox 360 Falling Behind on the MMO Front - Softpedia

MMOs are one of the last bastions of power left to PC gaming. World of Warcraft, Age of Conan or the upcoming Warhammer Online are games that are exclusive to the PC and that sport millions or hundreds of thousands of subscribers. There’s nothing …

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