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Karl Puschmann: Did Microsoft just kill off video game consoles?

A gamer plays Xbox cloud games on her laptop through Xbox’s new Cloud Gaming service. Only 18 months ago, Microsoft launched its brand new video game console. It landed in two flavors and replaced the creaky old Xbox One that had been sitting in people’s living rooms for 2013, making it practically an antiquity in […]

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Raft PS5 and PS4 release date: is it coming to PlayStation consoles?

Open world survival game Raft recently uploaded its official release on Steam last month. Naturally, console gamers wonder if a PlayStation version is imminent. Here’s what we know about a Raft PS5 and PS4 release date. Is Raft coming out on PS5? There has been no discussion of Raft coming to PlayStation 5. With other […]

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18 best early Amazon Prime Day Nintendo Switch sales

Every product we feature has been independently selected and reviewed by our editorial team. If you make a purchase using the included links, we may earn a commission. Amazon Prime Day 2022 is less than a month away, but you don’t have to wait for the 48-hour sale — which takes place on July 12 […]

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TikTokkers hide their deepest insecurities in product requests

TikTok users are sharing their innermost insecurities under the guise of asking a simple question. The trend seems absurd at first glance: TikTokkers are revealing their innermost fears in a consumer-focused question and answer. Typically, these anxieties are accompanied by a montage of Lord Huron’s “The Night We Met” (first posted on TikTok in January), […]

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Fire Emblem Warriors Three Hopes Tops UK Sales

Fire Emblem Warriors Three Hopes was another attempt to bring the style of Warriors games to the Fire Emblem franchise, and as a result, fans hoped that, unlike Hyrule Warriors, the second time would be the charm. The game would follow the story setting of Fire Emblem Three Houses, but change the intent and overall […]

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Apple’s 12 most embarrassing product failures

Bandai Pippin AtmarkPhoto: Evan Amos/Creative Commons The Pippin had a short but fascinating history, beginning as a way for Apple to expand into the multimedia market and ending as a failed game console created by Bandai. Let’s go back to the early 90s, a few years after Steve Jobs was ousted and during a particularly […]

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These are the most popular game consoles in each state

In 1977, the rise of the Atari 2600 sparked a war that rages across the United States today. In a single, unbroken battle for living room supremacy, the console wars have given gamers legendary installments such as the Nintendo 64 and PlayStation 2 and cautionary tales such as the Nokia N-Gage and the Ouya. Today, […]

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Disney Multiverse Fun Hampered by Aggressive Sales

The new mobile game Disney’s Mirror Universe offers a pleasingly deep mobile RPG game with plenty of different game modes and options to keep players busy, but suffers from high-pressure sales tactics that constantly push players to buy premium packs and items even when they’re not needed. Published by Kabam, the creator of mobile hits […]

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bne IntelliNews – Russian retailers launch ‘parallel import’ e-sales

Russian retailers have started importing electronics using “parallel imports” which source from middlemen and allow them to ignore the wishes of intellectual property owners. Russian phone retail chain Svyaznoy is the first major retailer to confirm the start of electronics imports through parallel imports. The chain will add to its offer about a hundred products […]

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The 13 Rarest Nintendo Consoles (And How Much They’re Worth)

Companies release game consoles fairly regularly. Console releases tend to be quite large these days and although limited edition consoles are released from time to time, many modern consoles are easy enough to get your hands on without having to search too hard or pay too much. . But that’s not the case if you […]

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best handheld game consoles of all time

The best thing about portable consoles is that you can take them anywhere and they can keep you entertained for hours with your favorite games before running out of battery. Portable consoles are light, powerful and easy to carry. The first successful handheld console, released in 1978, was called Merlin and sold over five million […]

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Cities: Skylines reached the incredible figure of 12 million sales

Image: Interactive Paradox Publisher Paradox Interactive reported that Cities: Skylines has sold 12 million copies across all platforms, doubling its previous record of 6 million around the start of 2019. Originally released in 2015, the game finally made its way to the Switch three years later. Although it retained much of the same functionality as […]

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LEGO Collectible Minifigures Series 23 (71034) Product List

There are now better images of the next LEGO Series 23 Collectible Minifigures (71034) on the LEGO Store. The wave will be released on September 1 and the packaging will be flame orange. There are 12 to collect and the majority of them are holiday-themed, which got a very positive response during the LEGO Con […]

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Anbernic’s RG353P can run Linux, Android and emulate classic consoles – Phandroid

Video game emulation has always been a never-ending hobby for many (and an absolute passion for some), and over the years we’ve seen nifty and creative ways to achieve near-perfect console emulation through to the use of software, hardware, and often a combination of the two. As such, retro system manufacturer “Anbernic” (a brand known […]

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A better Apple AirTag coming soon? Only if the controversial product does this

Apple AirTag was launched in April 2021 and the company is expected to announce the second generation of this controversial gadget soon. The first generation Apple AirTag was launched almost a year ago in April 2021 and since then we have yet to hear about its successor like other Apple devices. However, according to a […]

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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder’s Revenge available now on PC and consoles

Publishers Dotemu and developer Tribute Games, in partnership with Nickelodeon, are pleased to announce that everyone’s favorite turtles are back. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder’s Revenge for PC, Xbox One, Game Pass, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch. Featuring six-player local and online co-op with the four turtles, as well as the debuts of Master Splinter, field […]

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QUBE 10th Anniversary Coming to PC and Consoles This Summer

It was in 2012 when QUBE was first released by Toxic Games. To celebrate its 10th anniversary, a new version of this first-person puzzler is coming this summer. Title QUBE 10th anniversaryit should arrive on PC via Steam and Epic Games Store, Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5 and Nintendo Switch. In the original […]

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Best Prime Day deals on Nintendo Switch

Prime Day is upon us! Amazon has officially announced that the event will be back in July this year, so mark your calendar for July 12-13. It’s the perfect time to stock up on essentials and get great deals on fashion, smart TVs, robot vacuums, and more! Another category to watch during Prime Day is […]

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Commandos 3 HD Remaster announced for PC and consoles

Announcement from publisher Kalypso Media and developer Raylight Games Commandos 3 HD Remastereda new remaster of the classic real-time strategy. Commandos 3 HD Remastered launches on Windows PC (via Steam), Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PlayStation 4 in September 2022 digitally, and at retail in October. The game will also be day one of Xbox […]

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“Disrupt” product launch in new avenues

Every founder and entrepreneur is obsessed with the word “disrupt”. But in reality, only a few manage to hit the mark. New product launch disruption can be categorized by various parameters. A critical point is the track record of the campaign on crowdfunding platforms. Recently, the campaign for a product launch on Kickstarter received such […]

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Nintendo Sales Panic: US NPD Group May 2022 Results – News

For those wondering why a certain game is re-released, well… A slow month for new releases all around meant surprising strength for recent Nintendo releases in the latest NPD survey results for the US. All data is based on dollar sales from May 1-28, unless otherwise stated; digital sales for third-party titles are counted, but […]

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How Twitter’s Product Removal Feature Makes Shopping Easier

Have you ever thought about buying new products as soon as they become available, only to find that those items are sold out? It’s a scenario we’re all too familiar with, especially when it comes to big brands. Twitter offers a solution to this problem. The social media platform has launched Product Drops, a feature […]

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Best Angry Birds Star Wars Product

Which Angry Birds Star Wars product is the best? Angry Birds is a very popular video game that started its run in 2009 on mobile platforms. It grew so quickly that it became the face of mobile gaming worldwide. The franchise has since grown into several other well-known console and PC games, as well as […]

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Samsung Gaming Hub is one step closer to a future without consoles

Last week, Samsung took an unlikely step into the summer gaming season. The electronics maker delighted those who bought a new Samsung TV this year, by announcing the upcoming launch of the Samsung Gaming Hub. During the Summer Game Fest game days, the Shacknews team has been on the move to find out what Samsung […]

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Best Angry Birds Star Wars Product – KXAN Austin

Which Angry Birds Star Wars product is the best? Angry Birds is a very popular video game that started its run in 2009 on mobile platforms. It grew so quickly that it became the face of mobile gaming worldwide. The franchise has since grown into several other well-known console and PC games, as well as […]

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UK Software Sales – June 12, 2022

Original (6/12): This week’s UK software sales have arrived and a first performance report for Mario Strikers: Battle League has been released. The sports game has managed to reach the first place in the physical ranking. However, launch week sales are 20% lower than Mario Golf: Super Rush and 6% lower than Mario Tennis Aces. […]

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Handheld Game Console Industry Expected to Hit $8 Billion by 2028 – Nintendo, Sony, Microsoft, Apple, Google – Indian Defense News

The Handheld game consoles The report is an in-depth examination of the general consumption structure of global handheld game consoles, development trends, sales techniques and sales of major nations. The research covers well-known vendors in the global Handheld Game Console industry along with market segmentation, competition, and macroeconomic climate. A comprehensive analysis of handheld […]

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Kinetic FPS Severed Steel will be released on consoles in July 2022

Publisher Digerati and developer Greylock Studio have announced that Severed Steel will launch for consoles in July 2022. The kinetic first-person shooter will launch on PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 on July 20, Nintendo Switch on July 21, and Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S on July 22. Merge Games is bringing a physical edition […]

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4th of July Best Buy Sales: Xbox, 4K TVs, Windows Laptops, and More

No one really does big holiday weekend sales like Best Buy does. You can always count on a huge sale lasting at least three days and covering just about anything with a price the store can discount. This 4th of July Best Buy sale is no different, and you can start saving now. In addition […]

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Oculus Quest 2 sales outpace Xbox Series X and Series S

Meta’s Oculus Quest 2 has surpassed Microsoft’s Xbox Series X and S lifetime sales count, and it’s catching up with the PS5. This milestone makes Meta’s best VR headset the most successful virtual reality product to date, with a 97% increase in headset sales since 2021. In a party tweetIDC Associate Vice President Francisco Jeronimo […]

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Twitter’s latest shopping feature alerts you to limited product drops

Twitter is introducing another shopping feature as it slowly tries to ramp up its in-app commerce features. The company’s latest experience is product dropswhich allows users to receive notifications ahead of in-demand product launches. The company says the feature is intended to capitalize on how Twitter is already used to build hype for limited-edition or […]

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Darwin’s Paradox will be ZeDrimeTim Studio’s first project on PC and consoles

Bringing together recognized video game professionals such as Romuald Capron, former studio director of Arkane Lyon (Death Loop, Dishonored), Cédric Lagarrigue, founder and former CEO of Focus Home Interactive editions, associated with two talents, Mika Tanguy and Gilles Aujard, from the world of visual effects in cinema and animation, ZeDrimeTim aims to bridge skills in […]

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UNCONFIRMED: 1-2 Switch Sequel Developed, Received Significantly Unfavorable Product Reviews – News

There’s something about a horse involved. Nintendo has apparently been developing a sequel to Switch’s other launch title 1-2 Switch, but it may never see the light of day. In a report to Fanbyte, the title – apparently titled “Everybody’s 1-2 Switch” – has been in development since the success of the original which sold […]

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Frigato Shadows of the Caribbean announced for PC and consoles

Frigato Shadows of the Caribbean will be coming to PC and consoles, allowing players to take to the high seas. Frigato: Shadows of the Caribbean, developed by Mercat Games and published by Ultimate Games (Ultimate Fishing Simulator, Thief Simulator), is an upcoming real-time tactical stealth game set in the high seas of the Caribbean. Scheduled […]

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Apple WWDC 2022 is fast approaching: What product designers need to know

WWDC is always an exciting time for Apple fans. Although the event is primarily aimed at developers, hence the name, there is always something to be learned from what Apple reveals, both on stage and sometimes behind closed doors. Sometimes there’s a new device to look out for in the coming months, though most of […]

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10 Unpopular Opinions About Nintendo Consoles, According To Reddit

With hits like Super Mario Bros. and The Legend of Zelda, it is undeniable that Nintendo has conquered the world of video games, and their consoles are generally among the most popular. Despite this, not all gamers hold Nintendo’s hardware in high regard, and some gamers have some downright unpopular opinions. From the NES to […]

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Resident Evil 4 Remake’s New Leon Jacket Is A Real Good You Can Buy

Capcom’s long-awaited Resident Evil 4 remake was finally revealed this week during PlayStation’s State of Play event, and with it came a fresh look at remade versions of characters like Leon and Ashley. While Ashley’s outfit has seen bigger changes, Leon still looks the same with his bomber jacket keeping him stylish while killing infested […]

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‘Charon’s Staircase’ is also coming to Nintendo Switch, PlayStation and Xbox consoles, slated for October

In the 1970s, a totalitarian regime known as the Ministry ruled with an iron fist. They committed many inhumane and sinister acts during their rule, but those days are over as they now aspire to join the European Union. You play as an agent code-named “Desmond”, sent by the Ministry to retrieve and destroy classified […]

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Famitsu sales: 23/05/22 – 29/05/22 [Update]

Famitsu has released its estimated physical game software and hardware sales data for Japan for the week of May 23, 2022 through May 29, 2022. Otome visual novel radiant tale for Switch was the best-selling new release of the week, opening to 7,311 copies sold at retail. Other titles launched last week, such as Yurukill: […]

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EOFY 2022 sales: Best Amazon deals revealed

Amazon’s Mid-Year Sale slashes prices on Apple, Nintendo, ECOVACS DEEBOT, iRobot, Nike, Adidas and more. Our articles are dedicated to helping you find the right product at the right price. We may receive revenue from affiliate and advertising partnerships for sharing this content and when you make a purchase. Learn more Amazon’s Mid-Year Sale – […]

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EOFY sales 2022: best Apple product deals in Australia

Step up your tech with these tax deals on popular Apple products. Our articles are dedicated to helping you find the right product at the right price. We may receive revenue from affiliate and advertising partnerships for sharing this content and when you make a purchase. Learn more From laptops to watches, Apple makes some […]

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Ubisoft will hold a product showcase in 2022, but not yet

Ubisoft showcase coming this year? Ubisoft won’t be hosting an E3-style event this month, unlike many other publishers and developers. French publisher Ubisoft usually hosts an annual conference to coincide with the Entertainment Software Association’s E3 trade event. In the past, this show took place in June, but a Ubisoft spokesperson has announced that they […]