Tag Archives: consoles

  • Polymega: A Multi-Platform Retro Gaming Console

    Polymega: A Multi-Platform Retro Gaming Console

    At this year’s E3 convention, a retro gaming console that almost seems too good to be true was demonstrated for fans. It’s called Polymega, and it’s designed to support all of the major consoles of yore, like the NES, the SNES, the Sega Genesis, and even CD based consoles like the PlayStation and Sega CD. A catch-all console […]

  • Intellivision: New Throwback Console on the Way

    Intellivision: New Throwback Console on the Way

    The Atari VCS is gearing up for shipment next year, while the major video game brands like Nintendo and Sega are putting out their own retro consoles for the thrifty, nostalgic gamer. So it only figures that some new form of Intellivision would be here in the near future. Unfortunately, that’s about all we know as of […]

  • Atari VCS: Pre-Orders Being Accepted Now (Video)

    Atari VCS: Pre-Orders Being Accepted Now (Video)

    I admit I haven’t been keeping a close eye on the development of Atari’s new home gaming console. The last time I wrote it up here it was apparently going by the name “Ataribox,” but at some point along the line it got a new name: The Atari VCS, which is now available for pre-order. It […]

  • Cary42: A Video Game Console in a Briefcase (Video)

    Cary42: A Video Game Console in a Briefcase (Video)

    Remember when you were a kid and used to wonder what businessmen and other professionals were carrying around in their briefcases? Perhaps you’re in your 30s and still don’t have an answer to that question. But imagine how delighted you would have been if you’d opened up whatever briefcase had piqued your curiosity and found […]

  • Ataribox: Atari Announces New Console (Video)

    Ataribox: Atari Announces New Console (Video)

    It sounds like a joke, but a new console purportedly “years in the making” from those lovable misfits at Atari is supposed to be on the way, according to a new visual teaser first first unveiled by the company at E3. It’s called Ataribox, and given the craziness of the world today it would be […]

  • RetroEngine Sigma: Play Games From Every Classic Console (Video)

    RetroEngine Sigma: Play Games From Every Classic Console (Video)

    News of the NES Classic Edition has been greeted mostly with excitement in casual gaming circles, for its wealth of pre-loaded NES classics and its simple plug-and-play design. But it’s also been criticized as not giving users a way to explore classic games on their own, limited as it is to just 30 titles from […]

  • Nintendo Switch: New Upcoming Console Revealed

    Nintendo Switch: New Upcoming Console Revealed

    Today marked the highly anticipated unveiling of Nintendo‘s followup to the Wii U console, now known as Nintendo Switch. And whether you’re a hardcore or casual participant in video game culture, that unveiling has plenty of reasons to get you excited for March, 2017, when the Switch is scheduled to hit stores. The first of […]

  • Sony Announces The Playstation Vita TV (Photos and Video)

    Sony Announces The Playstation Vita TV (Photos and Video)

    Sony is stepping into Apple’s wheelhouse with the Playstation Vita TV, an Apple TV competitor that lets users play Vita and PSP games on their television sets with the help of a DualShock 3 controller. The portable Sony Playstation Vita TV also includes features like Hulu access and compatibility with the upcoming Playstation 4, allowing […]

  • Google Video Game Console Concept (Photos and Video)

    Google Video Game Console Concept (Photos and Video)

    Imagine if you will, a world where your home video game console is designed and powered exclusively by Google technologies. That’s the world that designer Joseph Dumary had in mind when he created the Google Nexus Orbit console concept. The Google Nexus Orbit, if it existed, would come equipped with all of the latest Google […]