With vidgame publishers jockeying for position in the next-generation console wars, film and TV licenses are increasingly becoming hot properties. And with showbiz trying to tap into vidgaming's $20…
Move over William Morris and Creative Artists, there's a new agency in town. Representing Entertainers and Developers has taken a page from its Hollywood counterparts by linking vidgame talent with…
Backed by Microsoft's $500 million in Xbox marketing and a pair of new platforms from Nintendo (Game Boy Advance in June and Gamecube in November), along with continued strong sales from Sony's…
Cable programming toppers flocked to Capitol Hill on Wednesday to battle the broadcast industry's push to write a new reg forcing cablers to carry all digital signals, even if that means six channels…
Microsoft's highly anticipated Xbox vidgame console will hit store shelves in November, in time for the holiday season, the computer giant announced Wednesday at gaming confab E3 in Los Angeles.
Junkets have come to the Internet. Bad Internet buzz on the feature version of "Scooby Doo" has forced Warner Bros. to take the unusual step of flying a bunch of cyber-geeks halfway around the world.
Before the Internet economy flatlined, the Web was hailed as revolutionary force in two respects: It was both a new venue for entertainment viewing and an electronic talent scout.
Only 5% of Japanese consumers are tuning in to the digital broadcasting satellite (BS) programs, launched Dec. 1, according to a Nomua Research Institute survey.
Visual f/x software maker Softimage Co. has inked a strategic development pact with Microsoft to provide professional 3D art development tools for modeling and animation for the Xbox vidgame console…
Even as its original file-sharing network struggles under the weight of a court injunction, Napster has begun signing up volunteers on its Web site for a beta test of its next-generation…