While most video game publishers are taking advantage of digital downloads to extend their profits these days, none are doing so as successfully as Activision.
Disney's taste for social gaming could be bigger than many people first believed.
While physical sales still hold a dominant position over digital downloads when it comes to videogame consoles, retail is in danger of losing that spot with PC gamers.
Microsoft on Tuesday announced that Kinect, its new gesture-recognition controller for the Xbox 360, will retail for $150 when it hits stores Nov. 4.
Two years ago, Microsoft announced plans to compete against television programmers on their own turf. On Thursday, the company conceded the first round to the networks.
Activision Blizzard, the gaming industry's largest publisher, has hired a high profile advertising and marketing veteran as CEO of its Activision Publishing arm.
Google, which has been a looming threat in the gaming world, appears to be edging closer to becoming a major player in online games.
Minott was reportedly suffering from a heart ailment, the Associated Press reported.
Firaxis Studios, the home of video game legend Sid Meier and the developer of the forthcoming title "Civilization V," is the latest game maker to face significant staff cuts.
Five years ago, videogame publishers decided they were spending entirely too much time and money on their annual trade shows and dramatically scaled back the events -- with fewer attendees and none…
While some video game publishers are shying away from licensing deals, THQ is stepping up. The company has signed a multiyear deal with Dreamworks Animation to make games based on upcoming films.