WHAT'S INSIDE: GAMES & GEAR

Video games have come of age as an entertainment medium and the technology continues to mature. Learn about how your favorite video game consoles work, and see what's on the gaming horizon.
  • Video Game Peripherals
  • Video Game Development
  • Video Game Titles
  • Video Game Systems
  • Other Games & Gear
FEATURED: GAMES & GEAR
FPO

The Sony PlayStation 3 and Microsoft's Xbox 360 video game consoles have loyal legions of fans. Both are capable machines, but each has its own strengths and weaknesses. Which do you prefer?

More To Explore
You Might Also Like
How Chess Computers Work

Have you ever wondered how a $30 program can consistently beat you at chess? Computer chess programs calculate their game plan based on formulas -- algorithms that determine whether a position is "good" or "bad," taking the whole board into account.

The Artificial Intelligence of Halo 2

Are you tired of getting whipped by the Covenant? Learn how they think from the man who created the artificial intelligence for "Halo 2." In this exclusive HowStuffWorks interview, Chris Butcher of Bungie Studios enlightens us.

  • Most Popular
  • Most Watched
Don't Miss