Why These Great Game Consoles Failed Spectacularly

There are few classes of consumer electronics that have had as exhilarating heights and as cringe-inducing lows as video game consoles. Since the Magnavox Odyssey plugged into TVs back in 1972 and delivered Pong to the masses, gaming consoles have demanded our attention.

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First Impressions of the Wii U version of Breath of the Wild

Nintendo’s razor eyed focus on the Switch’s imminent release meant that any information around the development of its Zelda: BOTH WiiU port was almost non-existent.

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Guide: PS4 Games Release Dates 2017

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Looking for PS4 games release dates? Then we’ve got you covered with an exhaustive list of every PlayStation 4 games scheduled to release in 2017.

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The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild – Review

For almost 20 years, The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time has been the benchmark Zelda game. Today, that benchmark has changed. Challengers have fought for the crown, but never has a Zelda game done so much right and change so much.

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Middle-earth: Shadow of War Confirmed, Launches in August on PS4

Its existence was leaked yesterday, and now it’s been confirmed: Middle-earth: Shadow of War is real, and it’s coming to PlayStation 4 on the 25th August. As evidenced by the sequel’s cinematic trailer, the title sees the return of possessed ranger Talion as Middle-earth is gripped by conflict.

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EDGE Awards The Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild 10/10

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The latest edition of respected UK video game magazine EDGE magazine contains the first review of the long-awaited The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild for the Nintendo Switch and the Wii U.

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10 most influential games consoles – in pictures

It all began with the Magnavox Odyssey, and there have been some truly brilliant, innovative machines since. But which made the cut?

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Opinion: Switch is a handheld home console – and that comes at a price

Much furore has been had over the Nintendo Switch especially regarding it’s price, and it’s not hard to see why.

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Oculus closes many in-store demo stations as VR headsets prove to be a hard sell

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Oculus built it, but they didn’t come. Facebook’s virtual-reality division created a network of 500 free demo stations in Best Buy stores to give people a taste of VR using the Oculus Rift headset.

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RIP Wii U: Nintendo’s glorious, quirky failure

Nintendo has ceased production of Wii U less than five years after its launch. What went wrong, and what will be its legacy? Nintendo has ceased production of Wii U less than five years after its launch. What went wrong, and what will be its legacy?

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