Gaming’s Best and Worst of 2006
SAN FRANCISCO, December 27, 2006 (PodTech News) — The past year saw significant changes in the world of video gaming. In recent months, both Sony and Nintendo released new consoles (the Playstation 3 and the Wii), while earlier on, Microsoft’s Xbox Live service was a huge success and Nintendo’s DS Lite changed the way gamers play in a huge way. Michael Pachter is a securities analyst with Wedbush Morgan. He spoke with PodTech’s Rio Pesino about the gaming highs and lows of 2006, including his choices for “game of the year,” and which company had the most successful console launch.