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Iwata Rules Out Wii Price Drop for the 'Near Future'

By Xav de Matos, Nov 01, 2010 4:20pm PDT

If you expected Nintendo to react to Sony's PlayStation Move and the upcoming launch of Microsoft's Kinect with a price drop, you should probably...

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PlayStation 3 Dropping to $199? [Update: No]

By Chris Faylor, Jun 10, 2010 1:29pm PDT

[Update - 4:20pm CST] "This is just an error on the website," a representative of Sony Computer Entertainment America tells Shacknews....

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"This hardcore gamer is fine with the Arcade as it is, just keep it priced low."

- Endymion_ see all 35 comments

Wii Price Drops to $199 in North America

By Chris Faylor, Sep 23, 2009 6:59pm PDT

Ending weeks of rumors and leaked retailer fliers, Nintendo today announced that it will be lowering the price of the Wii by $50, to $199, in North...

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"Why don't you dust where you live? I think it's great that you have such a short attention span ..."

- JackAxe see all 25 comments

Wii Price Cut Rumors Pick Up Steam

By Nick Breckon, Sep 14, 2009 2:35pm PDT

Rumors of a price cut to Nintendo's Wii console is gaining credence as a purported advertisement for the mark-down has leaked onto the internet....

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"$149 would be a hot price, but they'd have to lower the cost of the DS lineup or something."

- matrixneo42 see all 24 comments

Xbox 360 Prices Both Raised and Lowered in UK, Microsoft Explains Bundled Cable Changes

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 27, 2009 9:45am PDT

While the price of the Xbox 360 Elite is being slashed by $100 in the US, the United Kingdom is given the cold shoulder with a hike on the Arcade...

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"I can get behind paying $100 less and just buying an HDMI cable separate. Who wouldn't ..."

- getlefty see all 39 comments

Microsoft Announces Xbox 360 Price Cut

By Nick Breckon, Aug 27, 2009 1:29am PDT

Following an endless series of rumors, and a PlayStation 3 price cut to $300, Microsoft has finally confirmed that the price of the Xbox 360 will...

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"That sucks, I didn't know that. I just moved and I bought a Linksys WET610N 802.11 N wireless ..."

- LemonJoose see all 168 comments

Xbox 360 Price Drop Rumors Gain Credence

By Chris Faylor, Aug 25, 2009 9:56am PDT

With three more advance retailer fliers listing lower prices for the Xbox 360 Pro and Xbox 360 Elite hardware, it seems that an imminent price drop...

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"HD cables will still be included. Component cables will be in the box. Only HDMI is being ..."

- WARLORD48 see all 38 comments

PS3 Price Officially Dropped with $299 Slim

By Chris Faylor, Aug 18, 2009 10:34am PDT

After months of rumors, Sony has officially announced a revised, slimmer model of the PlayStation 3 that will arrive at retailers worldwide during...

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"I played quite alot of PS2 titles, however all on my friends consoles."

- The_Turbinator see all 299 comments

PS3 Price Drop, Slim Model Listed by Retailer

By Chris Faylor, Aug 18, 2009 8:53am PDT

Update: And just like that, the PS3 Slim and accompanying price drop are official. With Sony's GamesCom press conference less than an hour away,...

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"I thought at one point I heard that it would not have the overhead of ps2 hardware, so maybe it ..."

- hillemania see all 35 comments

Rumor: Xbox 360 Elite Price Cut By Month's End

By Alice O'Connor and Chris Faylor, Aug 12, 2009 8:33am PDT

Indications are rising that Microsoft intends to phase out the Xbox 360's $299 Pro model and lower the price of the now-$399 Elite unit, which...

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"This issue is ridiculous. All I want is a Black Elite with 2 games, HDMI cable, and a Jasper, ..."

- IHATEDUST see all 58 comments

Sony Cuts PlayStation 2 Price

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 31, 2009 4:41am PDT

Sony has announced today that its PlayStation 2 will cost a mere $99.99 in the US starting tommorow, down from the current price of $129.99....

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"If that was a poke of some kind, I have all three systems...so the best of three libraries > ..."

- theflux see all 98 comments

Analyst Expects PlayStation 3 Price Cut in April

By Chris Faylor, Dec 29, 2008 12:22pm PST

Thought Sony was quite clear that it would not cut the PlayStation 3's price in 2008, Webdush Morgan analyst Michael Pachter expects that stance to...

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"I would argue their belief in brand name loyalty is what caused them to squander their dominance ..."

- Dr_Cube see all 43 comments

Shack PSA: Rock Band Bundles Drop in Price

By Chris Faylor, Nov 13, 2008 10:52am PST

With Rock Band 2 hitting store shelves, developer Harmonix and owner MTV Games have dropped the price of the Special Edition bundle for the...

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"Ridiculously quieter. I no longer have to turn the volume up when adding a drummer to the ..."

- DOOManiac see all 6 comments

Microsoft: No More Xbox 360 Price Cuts 'For Many, Many Years'

By Chris Faylor, Nov 03, 2008 2:31pm PST

Following the recent Xbox 360 price cuts in Europe and North America, Microsoft UK head of gaming and entertainment Stephen McGill has told...

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"Any device that is not a laptop or other portable should be wired. Always."

- Endymion_ see all 39 comments

Analyst Urges Sony to Cut PS3 Prices

By Nick Breckon, Oct 07, 2008 8:00pm PDT

While Sony has stated that it has no plans to cut the price of the PlayStation 3 this year, EEDAR analyst Jesse Divnich now says that letting its...

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"I agree with your disagreement. Nothing like giving a gamer fucking CHOICE. I hate wireless ..."

- X-Nice see all 90 comments