Click on the Amazon.com page for the new vidgame "Spore" and there's plenty for publisher Electronic Arts to be pleased about: No. 5 bestseller in PC games, No. 2 in Mac games.
Games giant Electronic Arts aims to have 12 games online by the end of the year and also intends to expand soccer game "FIFA 2" to five new foreign territories.
Cops in Kyoto arrested a 33-year-old man for illegally uploading a copy of "Wanted" to the Internet using "Winny" file-sharing software.The pic has yet to get its Japanese release.
Little Airplane, the Gotham animation boutique known for the Nickelodeon skein "The Wonder Pets," is expanding into feature films.
Hollywood Interactive Group has announced the acquisition of $5 million in venture capital funding, while also securing Joan and Melissa Rivers for red-carpet Emmy coverage on its MyHollywood.com…
Helmer-producer Luc Besson is teaming up with advertising exec Christophe Lambert to launch Blue, Gaul's first shingle devoted to "advertainment" — a blend of entertainment and advertising.
The BFI Times London Film Festival is going digital.
Market research giant GfK forecasts that the retail value of Hong Kong's game software market will hit USD72 million in 2008.
Dwight Caines has been upped to prexy of worldwide digital marketing at Sony Pictures Entertainment.
The Asia Pacific arm of Disney-ABC Intl. Television has inked a deal with Kiwi pubcaster TVNZ to provide its skeins on its fledgling online delivery service TVNZ Ondemand.
Film lovers have long awaited the arrival on DVD of Max Ophuls' exquisite "The Earrings of Madame De…," which no less an authority than Andrew Sarris repeatedly dubbed the greatest film of all time…