This high-end Xbox 360 controller feels great and includes plenty of hardcore gamer-friendly features, but you'll pay a premium price for it.
Analysis: Word is that Sony will be first to market with the PlayStation 4, and that Microsoft's Xbox 720 has 16 cores to entice gamers.
Microsoft's next console may use the Blu-ray format and require a constant Internet connection to play games.
The apps aren't a cable killer because users will still need a cable subscription to access the features.
Microsoft acknowledges Xbox 360 video playback issues, says it's working on a fix.
Developer Irrational Games announces news hardcore difficulty mode, implies it'll involve more than just a hit point boost for bad guys.
BioWare says it'll release a Mass Effect 3 demo for PC, PS3 and Xbox 360 (including Kinect support) next month.
Take-Two announces two-month Max Payne delay, says it'll force the company to take a net loss on its fiscal year.
The Xbox 360 is big for Microsoft this year, but it might not be so big for the devoted fans.