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Gaming on the Amazon Fire TV

As a game console, Amazon's Fire TV fizzles

Now we feel bad picking on Ouya so hard, because even Amazon's vast resources and developer support haven't made the Fire TV a decent gaming machine.


Razer microconsole

Razer announces new games-oriented microconsole at Google I/O

Move over, Ouya—Razer's got its own Android-based microconsole on the way.


amazon controller

Missing Pieces: Wrapping up the week's must-know gaming news

Frog math, millionaires, and...The Last Guardian? This is all the gaming news that's fit to digitally archive, for the week of March 10.

Mad Catz gets its M.O.J.O. working, announces release date for micro-console

The controller manufacturer gets into the console business on December 10 for $249.


Review: Ouya is the little gaming console that couldn't

The $100 console that blew up on Kickstarter just isn't ready for retail.


Ouya's retail launch yields online sell-outs... and unhappy Kickstarter backers

The $100 Ouya Android console has finally made its retail launch, and it's already sold out at some of the biggest online stores—but some early Kickstarter backers have still yet to receive their promised consoles.


Nvidia thinks the handheld Shield will compete with Xbox and PS4 consoles

Nvidia's Shield is complementary to gaming consoles for now, but the company hopes that wide adoption of Android gaming ultimately could make the $349 handheld an alternative to Xbox and PlayStation.


Heck no, Ouya won't go. Even if E3 calls the cops

Ouya's rogue presence irks tradeshow organizers.

$99 Ouya game console delayed until late June

The retail launch of the Kickstarter-funded Ouya game console has been pushed back slightly to compensate for controller design woes.


$99 Ouya Android gaming console ships in March

Mobile gaming may be getting more popular by the minute, but 2013 is shaping up to be the year of the console, and it’s not just because of new boxes due out from Microsoft and Sony.