Cute as a button and easy to a fault, "SimCity: Societies" could more accurately be called "SimCity for Dummies."
Pity the neighbors of anyone who picks up "Rock Band." With two guitars, a drum kit and a microphone, this new title from "Guitar Hero" developer Harmonix isn't a game so much as a virtual lifestyle.
Lots of videogames promise, choice, but none have ever offered it at such a deep level as "Mass Effect." Microsoft's new sci-fi title can be played as a stats-laden role-playing game, a story-driven…
Nintendo's Wii is a natural fit for a shooting gallery game, and "Resident Evil" is a natural license for some good old-fashioned zombie-shooting fun.
At first blush it would be easy to compare Nathan Drake, the treasure-hunting star of Sony's new adventure videogame "Uncharted," with "Tomb Raider's" Lara Croft.
Stop me if you've heard this one: Stanley Kubrick was a perfectionist and a control freak. And, while making his peerlessly disturbing, endlessly influential movies, Kubrick insisted on doing take…
With this week's annual rite of "Black Friday" — the day after Thanksgiving, when big sales supposedly push the nation's retailers into profitability for the year — prices on high-definition and…
As if a strike and shaky economy weren't enough, Hollywood has another reason to worry: Its sacred cash cow, homevideo, is showing serious signs of further slowdown.
There's nothing looney about these toons. Two Chinese media firms have signed a deal with the Confucius Foundation to make a $5.3 million cartoon series on the legendary philosopher's life and…
"Guitar Hero III" has bested Master Chief, combining all its versions to steal the No. 1 spot from "Halo 3" in October.