Video 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.

Before you can play the game, you’ve got to know your peripherals. Learn how joysticks, light guns and other devices work.

Ever wonder how video games are developed? We look at the creation of your favorite games and technologies. Read how 3DO creates their games, what game ratings mean or how game characters move so fluidly.

Explore the inner-workings of your favorite video game titles. Learn more about Halo 3 and America's Army, among others.

What’s in a video game system? We'll explore the answers, highlighting games such as Xbox 360, Playstation 3 and the Wii, among others.

Learn more about things like chess computers, Neopets.com and more.