PlayStation Move

Update: If you're looking into PlayStation Move controllers, you're likely to be thinking about using them for PlayStation VR, Sony's VR platform with Move-based motion controls. It's certainly a canny use of the technology –…

The C64 Mini

Update 10/9/18: The C64 Mini is now available in the US and Canada for $79 or $99 (CAD), respectively!  If you grew up in the early to mid 1980s, chances are that you (or someone…

New Nintendo 3DS XL (2014)

Update: Introducing the New Nintendo 3DS XL – AKA the definitive Nintendo DS console. With the regular-sized 3DS now discontinued, and the Nintendo Switch costing twice the price, the New Nintendo 3DS XL delivers the…

Xbox Elite Wireless Controller

 Xbox Elite Wireless Controller came as surprise when it was first announced. Both its price ($149.99/£119/AU$199.95 from the Microsoft Store) and its purpose seemed misaligned with the image Microsoft wanted to put out there after…

DualShock 4 controller

The DualShock 4 Controller was released alongside Sony's PlayStation 4 console back in 2013.  Although there have been plenty of updates to the controller since then - and plenty of potentially better designs from rival…

New Nintendo 2DS XL

Update: Now that the Nintendo 3DS has been discontinued in all but the expanded 3DS XL model, the New Nintendo 2DS XL has become the most affordable way to enter the DS family while retaining…

Nintendo 3DS XL (2012)

Update: The Nintendo 3DS XL was once a flagship handheld for the gaming company, though there's since been an upgraded New Nintendo 3DS XL – not to mention the bestselling handheld/home console hybrid, the Nintendo…

PlayStation Now

Update: PlayStation Now users will now be able to download PS4 and PS2 titles for offline play. Sony announced the new feature in September, which is rolling out to users over the remainder of the…