Darth Vader, Lara Croft and some badly behaved teenagers are all on the Writers Guild's list for the best videogame writing in 2008.
China has shuttered 91 websites for pornographic and other "vulgar" content, making good on its promise to clean up the Internet (Daily Variety, Jan. 5).
Last Friday at CES, Variety and Deloitte sponsored a panel titled "The Great Rewrite: How Digitization and Changing Consumer Behaviors are Revising the Entertainment Industry's Script." The long and…
You know it's a bad economy when the adult industry is experiencing shrinkage.
Young consumers overwhelmingly view all their digital devices as outlets for entertainment, but showbiz's ability to make money off these new platforms is trailing far behind the fast pace of change…
There wasn't much in the way of new technology at the Adult Entertainment Expo this year. With the industry suffering as much as, or maybe more than, others during the recession, it was, as Sean…
You know it's a bad economy when the adult industry is experiencing shrinkage. At the Adult Entertainment Expo, the annual confab that runs concurrently with the Consumer Electronics Show in Las…
Did the Digital Entertainment Content Ecosystem group hold a press conference at CES, and simply forget to come up with anything to announce? That's what it seems like. DECE (announced last fall)…
One tradition of CES keynote addresses is bringing in “guest stars” to help promote certain strategic initiatives or new franchises. Sir Howard Stringer’s CES keynote on Wednesday included Jeffrey…
On Friday afternoon, Variety had an opportunity to sit down with four studio home entertainment presidents to talk about their impressions of this year's trade show. Among the topics: 3-D content in…
HBO has given the greenlight to a second season of its animated comedy "The Life and Times of Tim" from Media Rights Capital.