Posts Tagged ‘amazon’


Amazon unveils Fire TV media player, gaming capabilities and launch line-up detailed

Amazon unveils Fire TV media player, gaming capabilities and launch line-up detailed
News / Written by Tom Morrison / Apr 3, 2014 / 5 comment(s)

Earlier this year rumours began to circulate that online giant Amazon was working on a dedicated gaming console for release in 2014.


Amazon buys Strider, Killer Instinct developer Double Helix… but for what purpose?

Amazon buys Strider, Killer Instinct developer Double Helix… but for what purpose?
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Feb 6, 2014 / 2 comment(s)

It was only just last week that rumours and reports hit The Internet regarding the possibility of online retail giant…


H33rsay: Amazon to launch dedicated gaming console in 2014

H33rsay: Amazon to launch dedicated gaming console in 2014
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Jan 28, 2014 / 3 comment(s)

H33rsay is El33tonline’s round-up of game industry rumours and speculation where we have looks at unconfirmed and unannounced pieces of…


Crystal Dynamics announces The Final Hours of Tomb Raider web series and app

Crystal Dynamics announces The Final Hours of Tomb Raider web series and app
News / Written by Tom Morrison / Jul 10, 2012 / 0 comment(s)

Tomb Raider developer Crystal Dynamics has announced that it’s partnered with videogame journalist Geoff Keighley to produce The Final Hours…


CoD: Black Ops 2 pre-orders triple that of the original following reveal

CoD: Black Ops 2 pre-orders triple that of the original following reveal
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / May 4, 2012 / 0 comment(s)

According to a report on industry site MCV, online retailer Amazon is claiming that day one pre-order numbers for the…


Pre-order the ‘First Edition Bundle’ to grab PS Vita a week before launch

Pre-order the ‘First Edition Bundle’ to grab PS Vita a week before launch
News / Written by Tom Morrison / Oct 28, 2011 / 0 comment(s)

Sony is giving its North American customers an opportunity to pick up PS Vita a week before its official launch…


Extensive Red Dead Redemption PS3 shortages hit the UK

Extensive Red Dead Redemption PS3 shortages hit the UK
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / May 21, 2010 / 0 comment(s)

Red Dead Redemption released to retailers in the UK today, and with the launch of the Western-themed open-world action game…


Red Dead Redemption is Amazon UK’s best selling pre-order this year

Red Dead Redemption is Amazon UK’s best selling pre-order this year
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / May 20, 2010 / 0 comment(s)

Rockstar’s Red Dead Redemption is undoubtedly an anticipated game, and after having already released in North America on Tuesday, it’s…


PS3 and PSP DLC heads to the Amazon game store

PS3 and PSP DLC heads to the Amazon game store
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Oct 8, 2009 / 0 comment(s)

In a post on the US PlayStation Blog, director of PlayStation Network operations Eric Lempel has announced that downloadable content…


Now you can buy Xbox LIVE Arcade games at Amazon

Now you can buy Xbox LIVE Arcade games at Amazon
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Apr 9, 2009 / 0 comment(s)

Major Nelson, the king of all X-Bots, has officially announced that Xbox 360 owners (living in the US) are now…