Holygrenade writes: "Fans aren’t losing interest nor are the console-makers running scared. In fact, it’s exactly the opposite. Sony recently purchased Gaikai, a cloud gaming service, hinting at a cloud basis for its next system. Microsoft is taking the “entertainment” route, providing a service equal (if not overtaking) the presence of gaming on its platform. And Nintendo is appealing to the uptick of tablet users by familiarizing the controller."