Thanks for All The Memes, PS3!

Massive damage! Second jobs! Spider-Man font! Boy, I'll tell you what, the PlayStation 3 has been entertaining at times—and that's not even when the console's switched on. The PS3 has produced some of the best (and most loved) memes of this generation. » 2/19/13 5:30am 2/19/13 5:30am

The Day Mario's Creator Didn't Retire (And What It Says About His Future)

The internet was rocked. Shigeru Miyamoto, the creator of Mario and Zelda, reportedly said he was stepping down. Nobody seemed prepared for this. It was so sudden. So surprising. The end of an era. » 12/08/11 10:00am 12/08/11 10:00am

The Father of the PlayStation and Japan's Secret Koreans

In Japan, South Korea is now cool. Speaking and singing the local lingo, Korean popstars like Girls' Generation rule the charts and appear on Japanese variety shows and in commercials. It wasn't always that way. » 7/12/11 2:00am 7/12/11 2:00am

Sony Stresses Importance of Games, Games, Games

When Kaz Hirai took over Sony Computer Entertainment, the company's outlook changed. The previous head, PlayStation father Ken Kutaragi, kept talking up the PS3's other selling points. It was a Blu-ray player! It was a super computer! It had 4D!! Somewhere along the line, the focus that Sony Computer Entertainment made … » 10/15/08 3:00am 10/15/08 3:00am