Video games are beginning to have a more significant impact — both positive and negative — on other parts of the entertainment industry. An annual study by the Entertainment Software Assn finds that…
While the back half of 2013 is expected to boast breakout hits, the first part of the year hasn't been encouraging for the videogame industry. Retail sales are down 14%, falling nearly $500 million…
Mark May 21 on your calendar. That's when Microsoft plans to unveil the next generation of its popular Xbox 360 videogame console – a device that the company aims to make an even bigger player in the…
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…
E3's going back to its old home but won't be throwing any more big parties. Vidgame industry trade group the Entertainment Software Assn. said Tuesday that it will be moving its annual confab back to…
Last year, after the smash success of "Guitar Hero," Activision acquired the game's publisher, RedOctane, giving it rights to the music-simulation franchise's name, while MTV bought its developer…
The videogame industry is once again descending on Los Angeles this week for the annual E3 confab. But don't worry about the traffic. E3 was once a spectacle of long lines, big screens and…
It's getting cheaper to play games on Sony's PlayStation 2 and Microsoft's Xbox.