It looks like people really do want a $US99 Android-based hackable console. A Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign for the console that went live today has already hits its $US950,000 goal.
The Ouya console and controller are slated for a March 2013 release. Should they really be made and released, it would comprise the first significant new home console to battle Nintendo, Sony and Microsoft in over a decade.
Find out much more about Ouya, its promise and it’s potential pitfalls in our in-depth feature about the machine.