Nintendo Conference Call Allegedly Confirms Sept. 27 Wii Price Cut

If unofficial company confirmations are your thing, and you've been following Nintendo's all but certain Wii price cut, feast on this: One Nintendo fan site eavesdropping on a retailer call claims the company confirmed a $50 cut for Sept. 27. » 9/20/09 11:00am 9/20/09 11:00am

Xbox 360 Price Cuts Officially Arrive Sept. 5, Now Cheaper Than a Wii

The across-the-board Xbox 360 price cuts » 9/03/08 6:09pm 9/03/08 6:09pm rumored just got official from Microsoft. The standard and Elite get a solid $50 drop, while the Arcade plummets a whole $80, making the 360 officially cheaper than a Wii. The new pricing scheme is: • Xbox 360 Arcade - $199 • Xbox 360 - $299 • Xbox 360 Elite - $399 Still,…

RadioShack Flyer Indicates Xbox 360 Price Cuts on Elite, Arcade Systems

The Xbox 360 price cut rumors we've been hearing » 8/21/08 8:45am 8/21/08 8:45am for September look to be gathering even more steam, as this RadioShack ad shows drops to $399 for the Elite system and $199 for the Arcade. That's down $50 on the Elite and $80 on Arcade, making your choices a nice smooth progression of Benjamins-$199/$299/$399. The…

Update: Screen Grab Allegedly Confirms $199 Xbox 360 Price Cut Rumor

The $199 Xbox 360 price cut rumor we reported on yesterday got a little more real today after a screenshot surfaced showing the updated SKU for the Arcade model. VGChartz got the scoop, and noticed that the September 7 release date for the updated SKU coincides with some other big Xbox 360 events: the launches of… » 8/03/08 3:30pm 8/03/08 3:30pm

Xbox 360 Price Cuts Arrive in Australia, US Probably Following Soon

Normally we'd skip over Australia-only news, but the official Xbox 360 price cuts there most likely means those rumors of a drop in the US are pretty much locked in for sure (even if the European price reduction a few months ago didn't cross over). Kotaku says all three models got slashed, "with the Arcade down $50 to… » 7/02/08 2:57am 7/02/08 2:57am

Zune 8GB Gets $20 Price Cut, Now $179.99 at Major Retailers

The 8GB Zune seems to have received a no-fuss $20 price cut. The reduction has not taken effect across the board, but we've managed to track the $179.99 8GB Zune to Amazon, Best Buy, Circuit City and Buy.com, all without any official word. Buy.com are only currently offering the black 8GB Zune at the knocked down price … » 2/02/08 10:40am 2/02/08 10:40am

Sony's Blue Laser Diodes Down to $8 - PS3 and BD Player Price Cuts Soon?

Good news for Blu-ray fans. Sony's just announced that they're ramping up blue laser diode production yet again, which will lower the price to just around $8 each by June. What will this mean to you? Well, seeing as the diodes were the reason for the PS3 shortages this fall (and contributed to both the PlayStation's… » 4/26/07 3:45pm 4/26/07 3:45pm