From the category archives:

Game Systems

Call of Duty: World at War Worldwide Reveal

by Alexander on June 24, 2008

The good people at Rocket XL sent us this trailer for the fifth installment of the Call of Duty series. Call of Duty: World at War is sure to be tantalizing for you first-person shooter lovers. [Video Game Blog]

Mind-controlled Nintendo Wii in 2010

by Johan on June 23, 2008

Mind-controlled Nintendo Wii 2.0 in 2010

Here are some pictures of the Wii headset accessory in 2010. The headset uses brainwaves to control characters and has an in-ear headphones. There is also a streamlined Wii Remote with just the one button. See more pictures after the jump. [Yanko via Video Game Blog] Read more

Mad Catz Rock Band Instruments Released

by Johan on June 19, 2008

Mad Catz Rock Band Instruments Released

Mad Catz’s Rock Band instruments will be launched next week. The instruments consists of:

  • Wired bass guitar — Officially licensed Fender Precision bass replica with ‘split strum bar’ that allows for simultaneous up and down strumming. (June 22 – $69.99)
  • Wired guitar — Officially licensed Fender Telecaster guitar replica with programmable strum bar, ‘quick response’ fret buttons (release date unknown — $79.99)
  • Wired microphone — Integrated d-pad and face buttons, lock/unlock button, ‘high profile’ pop stopper (supposedly out now, though not in stores yet — $59.99)
  • Portable drum kit — Small, portable drum kit with quiet pads and foam tipped drumsticks. Custom drum pad covers available. It’s not clear if this set is actually freestanding or it has to be set on top of something (July 15 – $49.99)
  • Premium wired drums — Full drum set designed after real electric drum sets. Features high hat (with foot pedal), crash cymbal and ‘fully adjustable’ drum heads with ‘two axis motion’ and the ability to reposition each drum head (August 1 – $149.99)

A wireless version of the bass will be released in September 2008. [Xbox360FanBoy via Video Game Blog]

Beijing 2008 Video Games

by Johan on June 14, 2008

Beijing 2008 Video Games

The official video game of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games will be released on July 2008. Watch the official trailer of the video game. [GT via Video Game Blog] Read more

Special Edition Guitar Hero DS Lite

by Johan on June 12, 2008

Special Edition Guitar Hero DS Lite

This is a special edition of Guitar Hero-themed Nintendo DS Lite. The toy features Guitar Hero on the cover bundled together with the Guitar Hero: On Tour game. It will be released on June 22nd, 2008. No word on pricing so far. [Kotaku via Video Game Blog]