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2012-12-21 20:20:33

MIAMI, Dec. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Gamingmodz.com is planning on expanding its operations in the new year. Throughout its 3 year history, the company has focused on direct-to-consumer sales of custom Xbox 360 and PS3 modded controllers with a focus on customization and innovation in the custom gaming controller market. The company's unique custom controllers and rapid fire mod chips for Xbox and PS3 have helped it create an industry that is growing at an unprecedented pace. And 2013 is set...

Nintendo TVii Prepares For Launch This Week
2012-12-19 12:46:02

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Video games often offer clever plot twists, and there are even games that try to challenge the intelligence of players. But this week Nintendo is looking to make a smart move with its new Wii U console which debuted last month. On Thursday the video game hardware manufacturer will introduce Nintendo TVii, a free and integrated service for the Wii U that will offer a second-screen experience via the Wii U GamePad controller....

2012-12-07 05:01:02

Various Xbox 360 games and consoles are on sale during the holiday shopping season through the end of the month at My Hot Electronics, including many Xbox 360 accessories for as low as 1 cent. Detroit, MI (PRWEB) December 06, 2012 My Hot Electronics announced on Thursday that the store has lowered the prices on many top Xbox 360 games, accessories and consoles available at during the holiday shopping season. Many Xbox 360 items are available at up to 50% off of the retail price. Various...

2012-12-05 05:03:58

My Hot Electronics has a variety of Nintendo 3DS consoles and games available at low prices during the holiday season. The store also has many holiday bundles which include the games such as Super Mario Land and the 3DS in various colors. Detroit, MI (PRWEB) December 04, 2012 My Hot Electronics currently has an extensive selection of Nintendo 3DS consoles available for sale. During the holiday season, the store has the new Nintendo 3DS holiday bundle, which features the red 3DS console with...

Nintendo Posts Console Sales Numbers
2012-11-27 07:24:13

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Nintendo sold more than 1.2 million game consoles in the United States from November 18 through November 24, including 400,000 of its new Wii U console, the company said on Monday. The Kyoto, Japan-based gamemaker said it sold more than 300,000 units of its older Wii motion-sensing console, and about 275,000 of its original DS handheld units during that time. The figures include sales at retail stores and online purchases....

2012-11-26 16:23:25

BOCA RATON, Fla., Nov. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Joy Prouty, creator of the Zumba Fitness Zumba Gold program, appears on The SUZANNE Show this week to talk about a unique program that will have you dancing toward good health. Her appearance in this six-part series focuses on a spin off of the Zumba program that's designed specifically for active older adults. Make sure to tune in Wednesday, November 28th, at 7:00 am (ET/PT) as they air on Lifetime Television. In the world of dance life...

2012-11-19 08:24:31

The KARAOKE Channel to collaborate on a new entertainment service for Xbox LIVE MONTREAL, Nov. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - The KARAOKE Channel, a property of Stingray Music USA Inc., an affiliate of the innovative Montreal-based provider of multi-platform music services Stingray Digital Group Inc., today announced their collaboration on "Karaoke" for Xbox 360, an exciting new entertainment service that will be available for download through Xbox LIVE in time for the holidays. The...

2012-11-16 08:22:18

AMARILLO, Texas, Nov. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Hastings Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAST), a leading multimedia entertainment superstore and internet retailer announced today its list of 2012 Must-Have Christmas Gifts. Christmas is just around the corner and Hastings has an answer for those asking the question "What do they want for Christmas this year?" Hastings is excited to announce its annual prediction of this holiday season's most popular gifts of 2012: Book Must-Haves:WM. Paul...

Video Game Sales Dropped In October
2012-11-09 12:22:19

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Video game designers work hard to make increasingly challenging plotlines, design stories with rich tapestries and often times flawed but heroic characters. And yet that isn´t enough lately to keep the gamers coming back for more. According to NPD Group, which tracks video game sales, October saw a decline in retail purchases for the 11th straight month in a row. Total retail sales for October dropped 25 percent, with...

2012-11-01 07:29:24

MIAMI, Nov. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Zumba(®) Fitness, the global multimedia fitness leader and creator of the largest dance-fitness program in the world, today introduced the newest addition to its expanding line of world-popular at-home DVDs: the Zumba(®) Gold "Live It Up(TM)" DVD collection. The DVDs were created in tune with the Zumba(®) Gold program - a workout that has experienced massive worldwide growth over the past few years and is specifically designed for active older...


Latest History of video games Reference Libraries

800px-Gizmondo
2013-09-06 09:35:02

The Gizmondo is a handheld gaming console released on March 19, 2005 by Tiger Telematics. The original device was called Gametrac and first published on its website in October 2003 regarding a new device being developed. In January 2004 it debuted as a concept product; it was renamed the Gizmondo in August 2004. It was released in the United Kingdom on March 19, 2005. An estimated 4,500 units were expected to sell in the first hour of release but only 1,000 were purchased. In Sweden,...

Nintendo Wii
2013-08-10 09:19:39

The Wii is a video game console developed by Nintendo and released on November 19, 2006. It is the successor to Nintendo’s Game Cube and the early models of the Wii are compatible with all games and most accessories of the Game Cube. Nintendo first announced the system in 2004, unveiled it in 2005 and demonstrated a prototype in September 2005 at the Tokyo Game Show. By December 8, 2006, the Wii was available in key markets. In 2011, Nintendo released a new model, the “Wii Family...

Xbox 360
2013-08-10 07:13:01

The Xbox 360 is the second generation video game console produced by Microsoft. It was released on November 22, 2005 in the US and Canada, on December 2, 2005 in Europe, and December 10, 2005 in Japan. In the first year of the system’s release, it was sold in 36 countries; it has sold over 77 million units worldwide. Several versions of the Xbox 360 were released. The original Xbox 360 Premium 20 GB was released in November 2005 and discontinued July 13, 2008. The Xbox 360 Elite 120 GB...

Xbox
2013-08-10 06:56:18

The Xbox is a video game console developed by Microsoft and introduced on November 15, 2001 in North America. On February 22, 2002 it was released in Japan, and on March 14, 2002 in Australia and Europe. By May 10, 2006 over 24 million systems had been sold. The system was discontinued in Japan in 2007, and everywhere else in 2008. The Xbox was the first game console that was produced by an American company since the Atari Jaguar ceased sales in 1996. The Xbox 360 is its successor. A...

Zeebo
2013-08-06 15:42:46

The Zeebo is a 3G enabled system for entertainment and educational use. It allows the user to play video games, connect to the Internet, and run educational programs. The unit was developed by Zeebo Inc. and announced in November 2008 in Brazil. It went on sale in limited supply on June 1, 2009. The original price was dropped twice by November 2009, and was distributed nationwide in December 2009. By August 2010 around 40 games were released and on September 1, 2010 Zeebo was going to add...

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