13th Oct 2011 - Today, SteelSeries and GUNNAR Optiks introduced a new style of eyewear designed for competitive gamers, the SteelSeries Desmo. Featuring GUNNARs i-AMP® lens technology, the new co-branded eyewear improves visual efficiency, endurance, and recovery during gaming sessions. To minimize peripheral distractions, the unique design is sem.. Read More.
12th Oct 2011 - Origin PC announced today the availability of their new line of AMD-FX Processors. The high-end CPU's are targeted towards hard core gamers and feature: -- The world's first unlocked 8-core desktop processor -- Origin PC professional overclocking up to 5GHz -- AMD Turbo CORE Technology delivering up to an extra 1GHz of speed when n.. Read More.
11th Oct 2011 - Hyperkin, a company well known for its gaming peripherals, has announced the launch of a new brand called Repair Box that provides replacement parts for damaged video game consoles. The first Repair Box product being released is the SNES PowerJack, which provides a replacement piece for the plastic housing around a SNES console's AC .. Read More.
30th Sep 2011 - New Co-Branded Stereo Headset for Xbox 360 Lately there has been an increased focus for providing the sort of peripherals and functionality for game consoles that PC gamers have long enjoyed -- a trend that here at Gaming Update we consider to be a good thing. Noted game peripheral -- and now developer/publisher -- Mad Catz Inter.. Read More.
23rd Sep 2011 - 5 High Quality Games to Showcase the Tablet's Ultimate Gaming Capabilities Gameloft, a leading global publisher of digital and social games, has announce a line-up of video games that have been optimized for, and will be directly accessible on Sony's upcoming tablets: Asphalt 6: Adrenaline HD, N.O.V.A. 2 - Near Orbit Vanguard Allianc.. Read More.
20th Sep 2011 - When Sony first revealed its Android-based Tablet S and announced that it would feature a 9.4-inch display, with the starting price of $500 for the 16GB model and $600 for the 32GB model, its September ship date was greeted with... Well, it was not greeted with excitement for the most part because most tech pundits saw it as just anothe.. Read More.
15th Sep 2011 - Splitfish AG, the inventors of the leading high-end precision gaming mouse console controllers, today announced shipping of the long awaited FragFX Shark 360, the world's first super precision mouse hybrid gaming controllers for Xbox 360. The FragFX Shark 360 is built for the hardcore competitive gamer and anyone who has dreamed of us.. Read More.
2nd Sep 2011 - Stop your Xbox Slim from Melting! The email that GamingZap sent began by telling us that "the summer as been one of the poorest in the last decade in terms of heat, Xbox Slims up and down the country have been showing signs of overheating after serious gaming sessions," and while that is true, it is only half of the issue... The o.. Read More.
31st Aug 2011 - Conventional wisdom tells us that any time we are playing on a portable handheld gaming system, the different options that we select while playing has more to do with how long that we get to play than any other factor. For example playing with the screen dimmed and the sound off will nicely extend the amount of play time that we can sq.. Read More.
22nd Aug 2011 - Mad Catz is known for their use-specific controllers, specifically musical instrument controllers, driving wheels under the Mad Catz brand, Flight Controllers under their Saitek brand, and a variety of PC gaming controllers under the Cyborg brand, so is it any wonder that they have now embraced providing a dedicated solution for fightin.. Read More.
12th Aug 2011 - Special Edition Gaming Mouse Features A 6400DPI Sensor and Dual PC / Mac Compatibility If you are a serious PC gamer -- or for that matter a MAC gamer -- this is news you will want to hear... Mad Catz Interactive announced today the shipping of the Cyborg R.A.T. Albino Gaming Mouse, which is compatible with both PC and Mac and avai.. Read More.
27th Jul 2011 - We've been keeping an eye an the Sharkoon X-Tatic gaming headset for a while now -- so CompuExpert's announcment today that the Sharkoon X-Tactic SR will begin shipping on August 16th in North America is good news indeed! Available exclusively from Amazon.com, the latest in the award-winning line of specially designed gaming headset.. Read More.
19th Jul 2011 - Learning to be a pilot has never been cheap, the cost of lessons, plane rental and fuel even before petrol got so expensive meant that most pilots got their training in one or two hour chunks every few weeks -- way back when I first started flying I remember sacrificing a lot to scrape together enough money to get the minimum hours of f.. Read More.
8th Jul 2011 - Peripheral maker CompuExpert -- a company we must admit is not known for its participation in the gaming sector -- today announced the Air Keyboard Chatting from Cideko -- A new peripheral that integrates a compact wireless keyboard, gyro mouse, earbuds and a microphone for talking to friends and family while operating a home theater, .. Read More.
8th Jun 2011 - One of the biggest announcements coming out of this year's E3 Nintendo Press Conference is its new next generation Wii and its companion video-screen equipped controller; called the Wii U, the Next Gen console supports full HD video and a new data disc standard, while being fully backwards-compatible to the previous generation of Wii di.. Read More.
8th Jun 2011 - In the world of gaming and hardware it is not enough to make a great product, you have to continue to refine that product and make it better -- something that audio maven Turtle Beach is well aware of judging by their announcement and reveal at this year's E3 -- two exciting additions to their XBOX 360 line up of gaming headsets! The.. Read More.
2nd Jun 2011 - A new gadget has been released by CTA Digital which will keep PlayStation Move controllers charged and ready. This new AC powered charging stand from CTA Digital charges both Move navigation and motion controllers and includes a multiport USB power supply. The base is powered by AC adapter allowing it to be placed anywhere within reach.. Read More.
18th Apr 2011 - Playing games on the SNES is fun -- and there is no substitute for the feel and heft of the SNES controller in your hands -- but wouldn't it be great to have a hand-held portable console for your Nintendo SNES cartridges? How about a hand-held portable console with a 3.5" screen that is shaped like the SNES controller that doubles as.. Read More.
24th Mar 2011 - Mad Catz just passed the word that their newest addition to an already stellar line of gaming headsets has shipped worldwide -- the AX 120 Stereo Gaming Headset, launched under their TRITTON professional gaming audio brand for use with the Xbox 360, is now on the market. Offering a unique combination of audio quality, comfort and be.. Read More.
23rd Mar 2011 - It has been reported that currently pre-orders of the Nintendo 3DS are running at more than double that of the pre-orders of the Wii on Amazon.co.uk and 71% more than the previous record-holder, the PlayStation 3 as consumers gear up for the launch of this ground breaking hand held gaming console on Friday 25th March 2011. Its unus.. Read More.