According to NPD Group, the Australian Xbox One was the most successful console launch in the country's history. 65,917 consoles were sold in the first three days of launch, smashing the previous record of 32,900 established by Nintendo's Wii.
Sony has published a patent for a new controller, which seems to be a redesigned PlayStation Move controller. The patent calls it a "Flat Joystick Controller," and features a touch surface and a tweaked button layout.
Doctor Who showrunner Steven Moffat has confirmed that the next series of the show will not be split in half, and will instead air as one continuous season. This will break the pattern set by the previous two series, 6 and 7.
Now that JJ Abrams is officially out of the director's seat, a number of names for Star Trek 3 have been bounced around in the past few weeks. Recently, Joe Cornish, director of Attack the Block, has seemingly jumped to the front of that list. Unfortunately, speculation will have to continue, as that rumor has seemingly been debunked.
As a gentleman and a scholar, I am of course a huge fan of professional wrestling. One of the many perks that comes from this, aside from the throngs of admirers and respect of my peers, is that most wrestling DVD’s are dirt cheap and make great last-minute Christmas gifts. So here are the ten best ones.
Capitalizing on the success of their recently released sophomore effort, Emerge, New York City based rebel rock stalwarts Dog Society would like to wish you happy holidays via a sweet little ditty called "Shine on Through."
The teaser for Christopher Nolan's Interstellar is finally here, and while it doesn't reveal much of the film proper, it does provide plenty of goosebumps. The film arrives in November 2014, in the meantime, check out the preview above.
Peter Clatworthy (19) from Nottingham, UK, wanted an Xbox One. So he spent about £450 or $750 US on Ebay. Instead of receiving the newest gaming console, Clatworthy got something else instead: a picture of an Xbox One.
A second round of funding by the makers of the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset has brought in $75 million from Andreessen Horowitz, a Californian venture capital firm.
The next Fallout game might be closer than we realize. A not-so-cryptic tweet from Bethesda Studios says the game is part of "next year's lineup."
A Terminator film wouldn’t be a Terminator film if it didn’t have a Connor in it, and it seems the recently titled Terminator: Genesis might have an early contender to play the role of humanity’s savior.
Konami has revealed the box art for the PS3 and Xbox 360 versions of Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes. Check them out below.
Whistleblower Edward Snowden is back in the spotlight with new documents reportedly revealing that US and UK spies have the ability to eavesdrop on Xbox Live communications. Additionally, Snowden's documents state that the NSA and GCHQ have placed agents in games such as World of WarCraft and Second Life.
Jason Momoa, of Game of Thrones and Conan fame, may be up for a part in 2015's Batman vs Superman. Momoa is reportedly in talks for an undisclosed role, with some sources citing Martian Manhunter or Doomsday as possibilities (although at that point it just sounds like we're naming big, muscly dudes).
In this week's podcast, the crew talks about how fantastic Spike's VGX was this year! Especially Joel McHale! He's so great! Best host ever!