All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Ouya’

TowerFall Ascension Launches On PS4 Today

The Ouya may have not been the console gaming savior is was hyped up as, but it did provide us with a couple of unique games. Perhaps its most notable game was TowerFall – a 4-player competitive game much like Super Smash Bros. but with one hit kills. Now the game has made its way to the PS4 with some …

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Ouya Gets A Better Controller, Twice The Storage

Last year, the Ouya set out to do something in the world of game consoles that had never been attempted before. They wanted to create an open platform that anybody could publish on thus opening game development to the masses. Well, it was certainly a nice idea, but a combination of lackluster support from developers and subpar hardware made the …

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Ouya Updated With New UI, Storage Options

The holidays are quickly approaching and people are trying to decide which game console to buy. Should you go with the Wii U, PS4 or Xbox One? That’s a question that I can’t answer, but Ouya can. In an attempt to make you drop $100 on the micro-Android console this holiday season, the Ouya team has updated the system software …

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Mad Catz’ M.O.J.O. Enters The Micro-Console Market In December

Mad Catz is a name that many old-school gamers will associate with subpar third-party accessories while modern fighting game fans love the company for its high-quality fight sticks. Both probably never thought the company would be getting into the console business though. Mad Catz announced today that it will be officially entering the micro-console market on December 10 with the …

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The Walking Dead Coming To Ouya This Year

The Walking Dead is just about on every platform imaginable now. It was just recently released on the PlayStation Vita, and Telltale Games plans to support pretty much every console with the release of season two later this year. Before that, however, it has one more console to port The Walking Dead Season One to. Telltale Games announced today that …

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The $99 Ouya Enters The Console Wars Today

A little over a year ago, an Android-powered console named Ouya told gamers and developers that it would change console gaming. Those same gamers and developers pitched together $8.5 million to make it a reality. Now the console that could has to convince everybody else that it’s a worthy contender in the console space. The $99 Ouya console launches today …

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Ouya Game Console Faces Uphill Battle Against Incumbents

The Ouya game console is almost upon us. The little Android console that could is about to prove whether or not is has what it takes. Barring any last minute changes or manufacturing errors, the Ouya will finally launch to consumers on June 25. The “micro-console” will be available at a number of retailers for the super low price of …

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Ouya Launch Delayed By A Few Weeks To Meet “Greater Than Expected Demand”

In February, Ouya announced that the little Android console that could would be launching on June 5. That date has been pushed back by just a little, but those interested in the new console will still be able to get their hands on one in June. Joystiq reports that the Ouya console has been delayed to June 25 in North …

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Ouya Starts Shipping To Kickstarter Backers

It’s been almost nine months since Ouya, the little Android game console that could, smashed Kickstarter records. Now the console is ready to make its way into the hands of those who made it such a success. Ouya announced that its Android games console will start shipping out to early Kickstarter backers today. It’s unknown in what order the consoles …

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Make Your Own Ouya Console Case With A 3D Printer

One of the more interesting things about the Ouya game console is that its completely open source, including its design. To help things along, 3D printer owners will soon be able to print their own console cases. At the Game Developers Conference, Ouya announced that it has partnered with MakerBot to provide custom 3D printable Ouya cases via Thingiverse. Ouya …

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Developers Have Until March 28 To Make Their Game Part Of Ouya’s Launch

Ouya, the little game console that could, is about to be shipped out to all the early adopters that supported the console during its Kickstarter phase. To make sure it has plenty of games before it gets into the hands of gamers, developers are now free to start uploading their creations to Ouya. Developers who want to be part of …

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Ouya Consoles Begin Shipping on March 28

The Ouya console has been quite the success story. The Google Android-powered game console began as a Kickstarter campaign asking for just under $1 million from people who would like to own a more open home video game console. The campaign earned its goal in less than one day and went on to raise over $8.5 million from tens of …

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Ouya To Get Annual Hardware Refresh

The Ouya is not a traditional games console. That much has been obvious since it first broke Kickstarter records last year. Now the company behing the console are saying it will do away with another vanguard of console gaming – the five to 10 year lifespan. Ouya CEO Julie Uhrman told Joystiq that the company intends to adopt the mobile …

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Ouya Launches At Retailers Nationwide In June

Ouya – the little game console that could – is almost upon us. Those who helped make it the most successful gaming Kickstarter ever only have one more month before its delivered to them. What about those who didn’t preorder one last year though? They’ll have to wait a bit longer. Speaking to the Wall Street Journal, Ouya CEO Julie …

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Mozilla Is Working On Firefox For Ouya

The little Android-powered game console that could – Ouya – is already in developers’ hands. For now, these folks will begin working on games and applications for when Ouya ships to consumers later this year. One of those developers is Mozilla and the non-profit is tinkering around with a version of Firefox for the console. In a post on Ouya …

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Guitar Hero Creator’s Next Project Lies In Mobile Hardware

The plastic instrument music genre is all but dead. Harmonix still puts out new tracks every week for Rock Band 3, but the developer’s focus on Dance Central speaks volumes about the state of the music game today. That’s why the creator of Guitar Hero, Charles Huang, has moved to the far more lucrative mobile industry. Huang and his partners …

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Ouya Ends Kickstarter Campaign With Over $8.5 Million

The Ouya, an Android powered game console, has been on the minds of gamers everywhere for the past month since it raised over $1 million in a day for its Kickstarter campaign. Everybody in the industry had something to say about the Ouya from claiming it was going to fail to saying it was going to save gaming. Either way, …

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