Vivendi Universal has sold off its online casual-game unit, ending a once-ambitious venture by sending Flipside Inc. to Sherman Oaks-based Vendare Group for an undisclosed amount of cash.
MGM Home Entertainment is launching an MGM Kids label -- featuring a lion cub in place of the familiar Leo in the logo -- to emphasize all the new deals it has struck for high-profile preschool and…
The European Union unveiled a plan Wednesday that it hopes will help kickstart the growth of digital TV in Europe, which has been sluggish for several years.
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The Maze Runner3Daily:$4.3M Cumulative:$58.0M Fox -46.49%
"Star Wars Galaxies," the long-awaited massively multiplayer online game from LucasArts and Sony Online Entertainment, snapped up 125,000 customers in its first week of release, the companies said.
ABCNews.com will premiere a first-ever interactive online docu featuring its reporter Geraldine Sealey on the plight of African children orphaned by AIDS.
Sony unit Screenblast and Adobe Systems have each announced upgrades to several packages of software targeting profes-sional and hobbyist filmmakers and musicians.
Cabler G4's "G-Phoria" vidgame showcase and awards show will be held July 30 at the Henry Fonda Theater in Hollywood.Event will be taped for showing as a 90-minute special Aug. 8 on G4, a year-old…
In a preemptive bid, New Line Cinema has acquired the sci-fi action-comedy pitch "Planet Terry" by comic creator Rob Liefeld in a deal valued at mid-six against seven figures.