Xbox 360 Elite Hits Japan
JULY 5, 2007 • Microsoft Games Studios announces that it will launch its black Xbox 360 Elite in Japan on Oct. 1 for will sell for ¥47,800 yen ($390). The unit sells for $479 in theU.S."The decision on the pricing
Wii Gets Dev Love
JULY 1, 2007 • According to Daily Variety, major Japanese third-party publishers are increasing their Wii development budgets in comparison to the PlayStation 3. Namco Bandai will up its Nintendo titles by 109% to 115; Sega by 96% to 49;
EA Restructures
JUNE 18, 2007 • In an effort to streamline decision making, speed new ideas to market, and better manage its global business, Electronic Arts announced that it would restructure its operations into four new groups. EA Games – Under label
Xbox 360 Version of GTA IV
June 18, 2007 • During a financial conference call, Take-Two Interactive announced that it would accept $50 million from Microsoft Corp. for two exclusive downloadable episodic content packages for the Xbox 360 version of Grand Theft Auto IV. The first
HD-DVD vs. Blu-ray
JUNE 11, 2007 • The HD-DVD Promotional Group reported the HD format was outselling Blu-ray dedicated players by 20% in the U.S. To date, 150,000 HD-DVD players have been sold. The Blu-ray equipped PlayStation 3 console was not included in
PAL PS3 Sales
[caption id="attachment_1635" align="alignleft" width="268"] A PS3 ad from European retailer Carrefour.[/caption] JUNE 8, 2007 • In a guest editorial for trade magazine MCV, SCEE president and CEO David Reeves reveals that more than1 million PS3s have been sold across all


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