At the e3 gaming conference in Los Angeles, Nintendo announced the release of Wii Music, which transforms the Wii Remote and Nunchuk controllers into more than 60 different instruments. Other new Wii developments include the Wii MotionPlus, an accessory for the remote, and Wii Sports Resort. In other news, Sony announced an 80-gigabyte version of the PlayStation coming in September.
New game previews at E3 include Capcom's Resident Evil 5, Fallout 3, and Gran Turismo TV, which delivers TV content to Gran Turismo 5 Prologue. There's also good news for Nintendo fans: The Mario and Zelda development teams are at work on new titles.
The big news from day one at E3 is a coup for Microsoft as the software giant announces a host of new services, games, and streaming movies for the Xbox 360.
Nintendo unveiled a new sport-themed gaming system at E3.