To promote their ambitious new videogame "Destiny," Activision and Bungie (which created "Halo"), have produced a live action commercial, directed by Jon Favreau, that prominently features Giancarlo…
Relativity Media has grown at a fast clip the past few years as Ryan Kavanaugh revved up his film and TV operations. But that expansion has been fueled by new investors and pricey debt, leading…
Independent filmmakers may have Sundance, but indie gamemakers head to San Francisco.
When “Disney Infinity” launches later this summer, the videogame-toy hybrid will represent not only a new direction for Disney Interactive, it will also give the Mouse House a unique way to promote…
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…
"The idea that kids can customize their own characters in the physical world, and have their unique combinations recognized in the virtual world, is an idea as big as the concept of bringing toys to…
Activision's gamble has paid off: The videogame giant's "Skylanders" franchise has generated more than $500 million in the U.S. since it debuted in October 2011, and reached the mark faster than any…
There's a lot of "Toy Story" in Disney's new Infinity game platform the Mouse House plans to launch in June.
Relativity Media has raised $150 million in equity from about 10 investors, including new coin from existing backer Ron Burkle.
The launch of a new franchise is rare for the videogame industry, with publishers just as focused on sequels and reboots as Hollywood's studios are.
PARIS -- Media conglom Vivendi's adjusted net income climbed 9.4% to a record €2.9 billion ($3.8 billion) in 2011 while its revenues remained stable at $38.3 billion.