New gaming handheld: GP2X Wiz

GamePark Holdings announced on August 26, 2008, that they will release GP2X Wiz in October. GP2X Wiz is the successor to GP2X, both are open source systems. The new GP2X Wiz will have a OLED touchscreen and will be able to play Flash 7. Specifications (taken from Wikipedia.org): Chipset: MagicEyes Pollux System-on-a-Chip CPU: 533MHz ARM9 [...]

PS3: Amazon Deal of the Day – PS3 games

Today, Wednesday August 27, Amazon.com’s Deal of Day is Gran Turismo 5 Prologue at $22.99. But that is not all. Through the day, Amazon will have PS3 Lightning Deals, and this is what you can get: 6AM PDT Blazing Angels 2: Secret Missions of WWII 10AM PDT Playstation 3 Logitech Driving Force GT Racing Wheel [...]

Norway getting its first HD channel

Norway is getting its first HD channel starting October 3, 2008. TV Norge HD will be available from the provider Canal Digital, on both cable and satellite. We have foreign HD channels like Eurosport HD, National Geographic HD and Discovery HD. But TV Norge HD will be the first in Norwegian. TV Norge and TV [...]

Xbox 360: Castle Crashers on XBLA

Castle Crashers is this weeks Xbox Live Arcade game, available from Wednesday August 27th, 2008 for 1200 points. Castle Crashers Hack, slash, and smash your way to victory in this red-hot arcade adventure from the award-winning development studio, The Behemoth! Featuring hand-drawn characters, Castle Crashers® delivers unique hi-res illustrated visuals like nothing you’ve ever seen [...]

Xbox 360: Tomb Raider Underworld videoes

Here are some videoes of Tomb Raider Underworld, taken from IGN.com.

Wii: WiiWare – Europe – Friday August 22th, 2008

Nintendo continues with its Hanabi Festival. This week, Friday August 22nd, 2008, Europe got two new Virtual Console games; Super Mario Bros.: The Lost Levels and never released in Europe Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars. For more about this Hanabi Festival, look at the bottom of this post. Super Mario Bros.: The [...]

Wii: Pre-order Wii For Dummies (Paperback)

Wii For Dummies (Paperback) is now available for pre-order on both Amazon.com and Amazon.co.uk. Topics covered include: Using the Wii with your broadband Internet connection Using the Wii controllers Wii channels Creating a Mii character Surfing the Internet Uploading photos Party games, family-friendly games, new games for 2008 Accessories Hacks Amazon.com – US$14.95 – release: [...]