Black Friday PS4 Launch Starts in United Kingdom at Midnight
Like many other American “traditions” Black Friday has come to the United Kingdom and the PS4 Launch started at midnight in Game stores across the country coinciding with the “new” marketing tradition. While many publications in the UK have questioned the wisdom of English retailers aping American stores and their “official” Christmas shopping period, gamers came out in force Thursday night to line up for the Sony next gen console launch.
Xbox One Futuristic Console Puts Big Brother in Your Home
Xbox One hype is reaching fever pitch as the day approaches when the console is launched on November 22. The “futuristic” console is being touted as the new all-in-one entertainment system. It seems that consumers have forgotten, or do not care, that the Xbox One puts Big Brother in your home.
Xbox One Female Friendly Controllers
One drawback of the classic Xbox and it’s successor, the Xbox 360, was the size of the controller. Xbox One has now left that problem behind by designing more female friendly controllers. While the average gamer back when the classic and it’s large controller was designed usually consisted of teen boys who had slightly larger hands than their female counterparts, it was not a huge problem.
Xbox One Paris Hotel Games Via Room Service
Microsoft has created the Xbox One Paris Hotel, where one could presumably order games via room service, in the run up to both Microsoft and Sony releasing their respective consoles. Competition between the two companies has geared up another notch or two.