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Talking Point: Why Are Accessories So Important Anyway?

Why Are Accessories So Important Anyway?

What's the big deal?

We've reported on Move as an important factor in growing the accessory sector at retail, but with hardware and software figures falling year-on-year why is the success of plastic add-ons so important? Accessories Make Money: For retailers, accessories are key: profits made from add-ons far outweighs the margin on a new game or...

News: This is What Move's and Kinect's Children Would Look Like

This is What Move's and Kinect's Children Would Look Like

If manufactured very, very cheaply

When the Wii was released we saw countless cheap knock-offs flood the market – remember the Vii? – and now it looks like Move is about to receive its own sincerest form of flattery in the form of the "i-dong". (Really, we're not making these names up.) Displayed at a Chinese technology event, the...

News: Check Out Sackboy's Prehistoric Moves Next Month

Check Out Sackboy's Prehistoric Moves Next Month

A taster of LittleBigPlanet's Move mode

Here's something we didn't see coming: Sackboy is about to get his own PSN-exclusive title, called Sackboy's Prehistoric Moves, and it's only playable with Move. A co-operative-only experience, the game needs one player with a Move controller and another with a DualShock 3, as players must team up to overcome...

News: Navigation Support is Not Coming to NBA 2K11 After All

Navigation Support is Not Coming to NBA 2K11 After All

Will be in 2K12 though

If you've been playing the superb NBA 2K11 with PlayStation Move, you might have been disappointed that the Navigation sub-controller is unsupported, leaving you with a Move in one hand and DualShock 3 in the other. Whilst we presumed Navigation support would be introduced later in the game's cycle, 2K Sports' Community...

News: PlayStation Move Continues to Drive Accessory Sales Upward

PlayStation Move Continues to Drive Accessory Sales Upward

Two consecutive months of growth for sector

Whilst sales of hardware and software are down across the board compared to the same period last year, one area of the industry that is growing is accessories, thanks in no small part to Sony's new motion controller. Move grew the sector in September and it's done so again in October, according to figures...

Talking Point: What Improvements Would You Make to Move?

What Improvements Would You Make to Move?

Imagine Sony's listening...

Capcom's boss David Reeves recently spoke about an evolved Move for PlayStation 4, which got us thinking: what improvements would you like to see in the Move? Here's a few ideas off the top of our glowing blue heads. Improved PlayStation Eye: The Move itself may be a nifty piece of kit, but the PlayStation Eye camera...

News: Capcom: Expect an Evolved Move Controller for PlayStation 4

Capcom: Expect an Evolved Move Controller for PlayStation 4

Sony will learn from Move says Capcom boss

David Reeves, current head of Capcom Europe and former boss of Sony Computer Entertainment Europe, has spoken to Eurogamer about the importance of supporting Move beyond PlayStation 3's life cycle. I think [motion control is] the preamble to what might come in the next static consoles. There's so much...

News: Sly Cooper Steals into Europe in Early December

Sly Cooper Steals into Europe in Early December

Cooper trio next month

The Sly Collection, or The Sly Trilogy in Europe*, is already out in North America but it won't be too long until European gamers can get their claws into it, as the game's launch kicks off on December 1st. Gamers across continental Europe can grab the game from Wednesday December 1st, antipodean fans receive the title the...

News: EA's Create Wants to Move You Next Week

EA's Create Wants to Move You Next Week

Make it work

If you fancy dabbling in a spot of make believe, EA might just have the game for you. Create is set for release next week across North America and Europe, and EA is hoping it'll strike a chord with Move users everywhere. Create is a new spin on the puzzle game that asks players to solve conundrums in innovative ways, whilst also giving...

News: PDC Darts Includes Two Wizards and a Matador

PDC Darts Includes Two Wizards and a Matador

Six new players make their débuts

If you thought professional darts was a murky world about beer, blokes and bad shirts, you'd be selling the sport short: it's also about daft nicknames and crisps. This latest trailer for upcoming title PDC World Championship Darts Pro Tour shows off the local multiplayer modes you'll be able to enjoy come November...

News: John Daly's ProStroke Golf Demo Available Now in Europe

John Daly's ProStroke Golf Demo Available Now in Europe

Take on the Lion for free

We were pretty pleased with John Daly's ProStroke Golf's fine motion controls, though less so with its presentation, and now anyone who's been putting off getting to grips with the Lion can get a slice of the game with a free demo, available across Europe today. The demo offers several single-player modes, with nine holes...