Nasdaq-listed Chinese online gamer Shanda Interactive has appointed Alan Leung as CEO of its Shanghai Holdfast Online Information Technology unit.
Endemol U.K. has taken a 40% stake in local digital production company Pure Grass Films for around $2 million.
Music and pic rental majors Tsutaya and Geo will start stocking Blu-ray discs in their stores in Japan.
New digital distribution platforms offer golden opportunities for content delivery in Asia, but content providers and channels must change how they do business, say leading biz figures.
Alex Schwartz has been named head of development at DreamWorks Animation, filling the position vacated by Kristine Belson.
The U.K. ban on the "unremittingly bleak, callous and sadistic" vidgame "Manhunt 2" has been lifted.
Gerard Butler, America Ferrera, Jonah Hill, Jay Baruchel and Christopher Mintz-Plasse will voice "How to Train Your Dragon" for DreamWorks Animation.
Nintendo's new fighting game "Super Smash Bros. Brawl" has sold a record-crushing 1.4 million units in its first week, making it the Japanese vidgame giant's fastest-selling title ever in the U.S.
The Great Firewall of China has been reinforced to stop the flow of information about Tibetan independence protests spreading on the mainland.
New York City is taking time out to celebrate the world wide web: June 3-10 is now designated "Internet Week," as proclaimed by the office of Mayor Bloomberg in partnership with the International…
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.5M Cumulative:$256.7M Disney -28.55%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.1M Cumulative:$149.6M Paramount Pictures -34.60%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$19.5M Warner Brothers / New Line -32.20%