Microsoft's former CEO and chairman Steve Ballmer

Steve Ballmer: hits and misses from the Microsoft chairman

Talking Point Wed 20 Aug, AT 12:36

Microsoft's former CEO and chairman will be remembered as much for his failures as his successes

Gaming giant Nintendo

Nintendo defends decision to block gay characters

One-Minute Read Thu 8 May, AT 13:48

Gaming company says that the virtual-life game is 'not trying to provide social commentary'

MARIO GOLF WORLD TOUR

Mario Golf World Tour – reviews of 'addictive' game

Hot Ticket Tue 29 Apr, AT 07:30

You don't have to be a hardcore golf fan to get hooked on this charming new Mario game, say reviewers

Dr Mario revival, Wii U puzzle game Dr Luigi - reviews

Hot Ticket Mon 13 Jan, AT 07:52

Nintendo's Dr Luigi revives classic Dr Mario style gameplay with a fun twist for the Wii U console

Hiroshu Yamauchi

Hiroshi Yamauchi dies at 85: game over for Nintendo tycoon

Briefing Thu 19 Sep, AT 12:57

Video game visionary led former playing-card firm from near-bankruptcy to world domination

Nintendo's adorable aliens return in Pikmin 3

Hot Ticket Tue 30 Jul, AT 08:03

Guiding your tiny Pikmin and exploring gorgeous alien worlds makes for addictive gaming

Microsoft's Xbox One isn't pretty but it's powerful

First Reaction Wed 22 May, AT 12:38

Gaming console may 'change entertainment' by letting users flip bewteen games, live TV, films and music

Sony PS4 launch: nice graphics but what about the console?

Talking Point Thu 21 Feb, AT 14:33

'Smoke and mirrors' presentation in New York fails to reveal what PS4 will look like

Wii U reviews: Nintendo's GamePad gets thumbs-up

Talking Point Fri 30 Nov, AT 14:05

Once again, Nintendo has produced a game-changing console, but can the Wii U compete with PS4?

Ohio State’s marching band video game show goes viral

Video Wed 10 Oct, AT 14:12

Band recreates scenes from arcade classics such as Tetris, Super Mario Brothers and Pokemon

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