Every second U.S. Internet household is ready and able to stream Internet video to their TVs, according to new research from NPD; 49 million households have either an Internet-connected TV, a game…
The video game industry finds itself in an interesting holding pattern as consumers make the switch to new consoles from Sony and Microsoft. The good new is that consoles continue to sell at a brisk…
Videogame publishers scored with new game launches in May, and software sales surged an impressive 57% during the month, driven by blockbuster launches of Ubisoft’s “Watch Dogs,” Nintendo’s “Mario…
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Activision Blizzard is once again expected to have the best-selling game of the fall with its “Call of Duty” franchise, according to a new report by Cowen & Co. The analyst firm found that pre-orders…
As Netflix evolves into more of a streaming video platform, and Dish Network shuttering more Blockbuster stores, Redbox is enjoying the benefits, seeing its share of the disc rental business grow to…
Microsoft has taken the wraps off of its new toy, the Xbox One.
It's been two years since a fighting game topped the videogame sales charts, but Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment landed a one-two punch with "Injustice: Gods Among Us" last month and a reboot…
Though the user experience in smart-TV environments has improved over the years, they're still not as intuitive as the traditional multichannel world.
Here's a headache for both the hardware industry and Hollywood: Only 47% of home entertainment devices — smart TVs, Blu-ray players, video game consoles and streaming media devices — are connected to…
It was a rough month for the video game industry in February, with the overall biz seeing sales decline 25% to generate $810 million. New high-profile game launches didn’t help, with software off…
While the Hollywood studios prep for digital to someday generate a larger portion of its homevideo revenues, they're still earning most of their coin after the theatrical run from traditional discs.