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New console launches 'seem imminent', says GameStop -

"Rumoured new console launches" seem imminent, GameStop COO Tony Bartel has said at the retailer's Investor Day Briefings."Although we have not modelled extensive growth for new innovation in this presentation, we are very pleased to see the introduction of technology like virtual reality and rumoured new console launches, some of which seem imminent," Bartel said. read more

March NPD: The Division, PS4 and Zelda succeed during a solid month for new game releases

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How PlayStation VR and Nintendo NX is bad news for Xbox -

Is this during the Xbox One's lifecycle?Let's say that a new, more powerful mid-gen Xbox One isn't released this year. read more

Rumor: PS4.5 Won't Have Its Own Exclusive Games And Other News Revealed

A rumored new report suggests that the console won’t be getting its own exclusive games.GiantBomb says: “The NEO will feature a higher clock speed than the original PS4, an improved GPU, and higher bandwidth on the memory“. read more

Rumor: Developers Unhappy With The New PS4.5 Neo

While rumors about an upgraded PlayStation 4 have been swirling since GDC, yesterday’s more formal confirmation of the PS4.While public reactions to the news seem to be mixed, apparently “most developers” aren’t excited about it. read more

Rumor: Nintendo Insider Says NX Console To Get More First Party Support

A Nintendo insider has posted more information on what the company intends to do for the NX console.The company will be putting out more first party games from the sounds of things. read more

Rumor: PS Vita Might Be Discontinued In North America Very Soon

As reported by WholeSomeGamer, they noticed there has been a shortage of PS Vita consoles being stocked at major physical retailers such as Best Buy and Gamestop.The website then talked to a Best Buy sales representative to get at the bottom of the situation. read more

End of an era: Microsoft halts production of the Xbox 360

It’s been roughly two and a half years since the Xbox One replaced the Xbox 360, and Microsoft is finally ready to pull the plug on its venerable console.” The PS3 and Xbox 360 ended up in more-or-less the same place last generation in terms of total unit sales, but in the beginning Microsoft’s console ate Sony’s lunch. read more

Microsoft drops another hint at new Xbox console -

In a note announcing the discontinuation of Xbox One's predecessor Xbox 360, Spencer thanked the Xbox community for bringing "so much passion and creativity to the Xbox 360.You are the heart of what we do at TEAM XBOX, and you have been critical to the success of Xbox 360. read more

Microsoft Stops Manufacturing the Xbox 360

We will continue to sell existing inventory of Xbox 360 consoles, with availability varying by country.Just because Microsoft has moved on, doesn't mean they've forgotten you, Xbox 360. read more

Leaked PS4.5 NEO specs are 'real', says Digital Foundry -

This morning's PS4.5/NEO leak "is real", according to tech experts Digital Foundry, who claim to have been given access to the same leaked documents as Giant Bomb. read more

Mobile game revenue will exceed PC and consoles for the first time this year

On April 21, digital gaming market research firm, Newzoo, published a new market research forecast on different gaming platforms' global market shares.The report states that mobile devices will be leading gaming platform in the coming years. read more

Rumor: Nintendo NX Console To Be Playable At EGX 2016 Event

The Nintendo NX console might be playable judging by a survey that has been sent out by the UK’s EGX 2016 event.The part that includes the Nintendo NX being playable appears in question 7. read more

Image For Xbox One Slim Console Leaks Ahead Of E3 2016

An image for the new Xbox One slim console has leaked a day before Microsoft’s E3 2016 press conference.As spotted by a user on NeoGAF, Microsoft accidentally uploaded a few images of the Xbox One Slim early. read more

PS4 Is Close To Reaching Its Peak Commercial Performance, Says Sony

He mentions that the hardware peak typically happens one year before the software peak does, and it looks like that will be the case this time, as well.The goal right now is to keep momentum for this system going at least until 2018 or 2019, revealing that the console is “close to the peak” now. read more

Can't Pre-Order Nintendo Switch Online? Do it the Old Fashioned Way at Walmart

Ever since the Nintendo Switch has been available for pre-order, online retailers have been selling out left and right.The usual suspects, Amazon, Best Buy, Gamestop and others are closing pre-orders just as fast as they open them, but apparently Walmart will allow you to pre-order the console in person. read more