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2013-06-10 16:28:32

Microsoft announces launch details, pricing, reserve program, a special commemorative bundle and accessories for one of the most anticipated consumer products of the year. LOS ANGELES, June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Fueling the excitement from the Xbox One reveal on May 21, Microsoft Corp. today announced launch details for the highly anticipated next Xbox gaming and entertainment system. Launching in 21 markets around the world in November 2013, Xbox One is the ultimate all-in-one...

2013-06-10 16:23:52

Sleek and stylish new Xbox 360 unveiled alongside spectacular lineup of games, reaffirming Microsoft's commitment to the celebrated console that has already sold 76 million units worldwide. LOS ANGELES, June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. today at E3 offered everyone who has yet to own an Xbox 360 or wants to update their existing console an irresistible new reason to jump in. Alongside the spectacular lineup of titles for its highly anticipated next Xbox entertainment...

You Can Share Your Xbox One Games (Sort Of)
2013-06-07 14:31:38

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online We´ve come a long way from the days of Atari and Nintendo gaming. The graphics have greatly improved, titles are released with the fanfare normally reserved for summer blockbusters, and consoles have taken on multiple roles to serve as entertainment hubs rather than a single-use device. Microsoft´s new Xbox One is a prime example of how advanced game consoles have become. Yet as Microsoft takes gaming into the future,...

2013-06-06 12:31:17

WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., June 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Global videogame publisher 505 Games today announced its product lineup for this year's Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) taking place at the Los Angeles Convention Center from June 11-13. Highly anticipated titles PAYDAY 2, Brothers - A Tale of Two Sons and TAKEDOWN: Red Sabre lead the game's being showcased in West Hall, meeting room #505. "At this year's E3, 505 Games will showcase the company's most diverse lineup yet,"...

2013-06-06 12:25:22

PlayStation 4 and Xbox One to End the Dark Before Dawn BOSTON, June 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- PlayStation 4 and Xbox One will reinvigorate the TV game console market in 2014, however, the market is projected to continue the downturn in 2013, according to the latest research published by Strategy Analytics' Connected Home Devices (CHD) service. The report, "Global TV Games Console Sales Forecast", predicts that the new generation game consoles will grow to more than 42 million units of...

2013-06-05 16:22:19

Zumba® Co-Founder Beto and Celebrity Zumba® Instructors Join Live Musicians on Stage for the Debut of the Acclaimed Zumba Fitness-Concert(TM) Phenomenon in Chicago (Aug. 31), Columbus (Sept. 1) MIAMI, June 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time ever, Zumba Fitness®--the global, multimedia brand that fuses fitness, entertainment and culture into a dance-party lifestyle--is teaming up with Live Nation to bring its world-renowned Fitness-Concert(TM) to the public. Led by...

Microsoft CEO Heads To Hollywood
2013-06-05 10:20:33

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Steve Ballmer is no Steve Jobs. He made this much clear during a developers conference several years back when he broke into a clap chant of “developers, developers, developers” as he sweated profusely. Yet the Microsoft CEO is reported to be taking a page from the Jobs playbook by visiting with entertainment executives personally to sell them on his newest product, the Xbox One. According to Deadline Hollywood,...

2013-05-24 23:01:19

The Sports Fan Playground announces markdowns on various NCAA basketball apparel in time for the NCAA Men's and Women's Basketball Tournaments. Detroit, Michigan (PRWEB) May 24, 2013 The Sports Fan Playground announces markdowns on a variety of NCAA apparel, particularly the NCAA basketball apparel and accessories in time for the upcoming 2013-14 NCAA Basketball season and tournament time, also known as "March Madness." Items available include jerseys, hats, t-shirts, sweatshirts and more....

2013-05-22 23:02:10

RepairLabs.com goes over all of the information that has been recently revealed about the new Xbox One, covering the specifications, design, and whether it has the power to compete with Sony and Nintendo. Wichita, KS (PRWEB) May 22, 2013 RepairLabs, an online express-ship electronics device center covered all of the announcements made at the Xbox Launch Event, compiling a list of specifications, along with the design of the console and controller. They then took the time to break it all...

2013-05-22 23:01:04

SportsFanPlayground.com announced that the store has a variety of Samsung tablets and Xbox 360 accessories - including the Xbox Live membership cards - available for up to 50% off of the retail price for a limited time. Detroit, Michigan (PRWEB) May 22, 2013 SportsFanPlayground.com announced that the store has deals on various Samsung Tablets, including the Samsung Galaxy Note and the Samsung Galaxy Tab tablets. The Samsung Tablets, along with the other various tablet systems in the store,...


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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