Latest Video game controversies Stories

2011-01-05 12:51:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time, the 60 million+ fans of SPORTS ILLUSTRATED's iconic Swimsuit franchise can experience Swimsuit in 3D video thanks to a cutting-edge transactional licensing agreement around SI Swimsuit 2011 with Sony Network Entertainment.

2010-12-16 15:58:00

FOSTER CITY, Calif., Dec. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Computer Entertainment America LLC. (SCEA) announced today the North American release of the #1 selling and rated baseball video game this generation, MLB® 11 The Show(TM).

2010-12-13 09:33:00

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Dec. 13, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than 60 percent of parents say video games have no effect on their children. Not true, says Marina Krcmar, associate professor of communication at Wake Forest, who studies the impact of video games on children and teens.

2010-11-30 11:37:00

TOKYO, Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCEI) today announced that the sales of PlayStation®Move motion controller for the PlayStation®3 (PS3®) computer entertainment system reached over 4.1 million units worldwide(*1).

2010-11-02 08:00:00

FOSTER CITY, Calif., Nov. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Computer Entertainment America LLC.

2010-10-12 08:00:00

FOSTER CITY, Calif., Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Computer Entertainment America LLC (SCEA) announced today the release of Invizimals(TM) available exclusively for the PSP® (PlayStation®Portable) system.

2010-09-20 08:31:00

ATLANTA, Sept. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Assurant Solutions, a leading global provider of extended service plans and part of Assurant, Inc.

2010-07-27 01:00:00

TOKYO, July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Computer Entertainment Inc.

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.