Vidgame maker THQ named Philip Holt VP of product development, plucking him from a somewhat similar position at one of THQ's inhouse studios, Volition.
Warner Bros. Online has named three execs to fill VP slots in the studio's reviving online operations. They are Michael Tritter, now vice president, theatrical projects; Staci Feldman, veep…
The UltraPrime Network said it is developing a massively multiplayer online game, "The Evolvers," that will allow players to interact live with a science-fiction TV show, both to launch in about two…
Streaming software maker RealNetworks is making the underlying source code for its media player available publicly to de-velopers. The announcement's biggest impact may be in the consumer electronics…
Producer and broadcaster Alliance Atlantis Communications and pubcaster the Canadian Broadcasting Corp. have inked a three-year deal to commission local television projects.
Fox is releasing "The Good Girl" on DVD Jan. 7. "One Hour Photo," starring Robin Williams, gets released Feb. 18.
Online/cabler hybrid SOAPnet will partner with Disney Internet Group unit Enhanced TV to revive many long-departed soap-opera stars in an interactive TV event this Sunday called "Back From the Dead."
Tyro filmmakers and screenwriters will get a shot at minor fame with two just-announced contests. Sony and AtomFilms are sponsoring a contest that will allow three would-be filmmakers to create their…
High-definition TV service HDNet said it will offer upcoming coverage of National Hockey League games and the Breeders' Cup horse-racing series.
The market for massively multiplayer online games, long comprised of a handful of titles, is filling up quickly this fall. The latest entries include, in a manner of speaking, two of the oldest games…
Mordor and Minas Tirith never had battles like the one unleashed on store shelves this week, when two different "Lord of the Rings" vidgames debuted from competing publishers.