| Sep 8, 2011
| 9:34 PM
Console game sales slipped 34% in August, while sales of console hardware dipped 12%, according to NPD Group....
| Sep 9, 2011
| 9:33 PM
Disney Interactive Media Group's senior vice president of publishing, Adam Sussman, has left the company to join social games rival Zynga....
| Sep 9, 2011
| 9:33 PM
The Sims Social edges out FarmVille as No. 2 game on Facebook based on daily players, according to AppData.com....
| Sep 22, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Game-related content thrives on YouTube as younger viewers who are more versed in games spend increasing amounts of time on the online video site....
| Jul 12, 2011
| 9:09 PM
Electronic Arts Inc., the video game publisher, is buying Seattle-based PopCap Games in a deal worth up to $1.3 billion as it tries to ramp up its social and casual games portfolio and better compete with Zynga Inc.
As part of the deal, EA said it will...
| May 24, 2012
| 5:16 PM
Just three months after shipping his first game, Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning, former Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling has reportedly laid off the entire staff of his two development studios, Big Huge Games and 38 Studios, and shut down the...
| Aug 2, 2011
| 6:05 AM
Sony Computer Entertainment said on Tuesday it was buying Sucker Punch Productions, the studio behind the "inFamous" franchise, as Sony Corp's unit tries to expand its portfolio of original video games.
Sucker Punch, based in Bellevue, has 75 employees,...
| Mar 12, 2008
Take-Two Interactive Software Inc., the target of an unsolicited $2-billion buyout offer, on Tuesday posted higher losses for its first quarter, but raised its full-year financial outlook because of strong demand for its upcoming "Grand Theft Auto IV"...
| Sep 12, 2008
Virtual worlds, once a niche market within the video game industry, are heading to the big leagues.
Six Degrees Games Inc., a Marina del Rey company, is planning this fall to launch a sports-based virtual world for kids called ActionAllStars.com....
| Apr 18, 2008
Federal regulators have escalated their antitrust inquiry into Electronic Arts Inc.'s hostile bid to acquire Take-Two Interactive Software Inc., the video game publishers said Thursday.
The disclosure came on the same day that Take-Two shareholders...
| Sep 17, 2009
| 8:54 AM
Video game sales slipped for the sixth month in a row, according to NPD....
| Jan 11, 2010
| 4:32 PM
In a sign that financial woes for traditional video game makers may have worsened over the holidays, Electronic Arts Inc. today lowered its revenue and earnings expectations for the fiscal year, sending its stock down 7%. The publisher of game......