Wii Games Will Finally Be Downloadable On Wii U

It's been possible to play Wii games on your Wii U since forever, but Nintendo's finally making Wii games downloadable through the eShop. This new feature kicks off with one of the company's best platformers, Super Mario Galaxy 2. It's available today. » 1/14/15 9:14am 1/14/15 9:14am

New Consoles 'Most Likely' Won't Be Backwards Compatible, EA Exec Says

The next generation of consoles are unlikely to accommodate older games with backwards compatibility, Electronic Arts' chief financial officer told an audience of investors in San Francisco today. » 2/12/13 4:30pm 2/12/13 4:30pm

LittleBigPlanet 2 Features Custom Voice Acting, Backwards Compatibility

Sony has posted a LittleBigPlanet 2 FAQ on the PlayStation blog, answering pressing questions about features of the upcoming sequel, from compatibility with LittleBigPlanet downloadable content to adding your own custom voice acting. » 5/20/10 12:40pm 5/20/10 12:40pm

Sony Comments On PS2 God Of War Games Coming To Blu-ray

Sony surveyed potential God of War III fans this week about what they'd like to see in a collector's edition for the PlayStation 3 sequel, including repackaging the first two games on Blu-ray. » 4/17/09 2:30pm 4/17/09 2:30pm

Team Fortress, (Semi-) Unplugged

This low-res take on Team Fortress' lineup strikes me as a kind of MTV Unplugged homage. Take something iconic, render it in less than the state of the art, and see if it remains iconic. » 4/04/09 5:00pm 4/04/09 5:00pm

Dynasty Warriors 6 Coming To PC, PS2

Aren't you supposed to release the game on earlier-generation consoles and *then* release it on the more powerful ones? KOEI gets things ass-backwards, but PlayStation 2 stalwarts won't mind as the company announces Dynasty Warriors 6 for the PS2 and PC, due out November 18th. While the PC version will be similar to… » 8/15/08 1:40pm 8/15/08 1:40pm