With lawmakers focusing in part on the role of video games following the Newtown, Conn., school shootings in December, the video game business is launching a new public service campaign focused on…
The craftsmanship, artistry and importance of the rapidly evolving vidgames industry has long been recognized in the U.K. by BAFTA, which celebrated the sector with its ninth British Academy Games…
The French gaming biz may look to some like one of the world's hot spots: booming heavyweight shingle Ubisoft calls the country home, and the Gallic education system ensures a deep talent pool. But…
The most formidable protagonist in videogames is a 21-year-old woman who must protect her friends and fight off well-armed enemies hell-bent on dispatching her. The game is "Tomb Raider," launched…
When Hollywood takes film projects north of the border, the most frequent stop is Vancouver.
It hasn't been a good week for two of Hollywood's biggest filmmakers trying to be players in the videogames biz. Microsoft has decided to pull the plug on Gore Verbinski's “Matter,” a game developed…
Vidgame "Journey" from ThatGameCompany, founded by USC graduates, was the big winner at the British Academy of Film and Television Arts' 9th Games Awards on Tuesday night.
If it worked for Batman and James Bond, why not Lara Croft? When the producers behind the now 17-year-old "Tomb Raider" videogame franchise considered options to breathe new life into the series…
After brokering deals to associate its "Angry Birds" with "Star Wars" and "Rio," mobile gamemaker Rovio Entertainment is expanding its licensing business further through a deal to create a mobile…
Disney Interactive Studios is gearing up to launch its new “Disney Infinity” franchise this summer, and has added “Cars” to the initial group of properties that will be part of the bow. In the game…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Daily:$4.7M Cumulative:$167.1M Disney 36.50%
Rio 22Daily:$4.3M Cumulative:$46.3M Fox 59.74%
Draft Day3Daily:$1.2M Cumulative:$11.9M Lionsgate / Summit 43.09%