Of the 10 top-selling games in 2003, there were four adaptations of entertainment properties, six game franchise sequels -- and zero new original game properties.
The Chronicles of Riddick: Escape From Butcher Bay (Vivendi Universal) Set prior to films “Pitch Black” and its summer sequel, “Butcher Bay” follows Riddick as he breaks out of the galaxy’s most…
Production-management shingle Circle of Confusion and videogame company Backbone Entertainment are developing film and comicbook versions of "Death, Jr.," a Backbone property being developed as a…
Sony and Nintendo are preparing to go head-to-head in the handheld market. Vidgame giants both revealed new mobile gaming devices Tuesday as vidgame pros from around the world converged on Los…
IFilm is talking to online media company CNET Networks about an acquisition in the neighborhood of $10 million. An iFilm spokeswoman declined to comment, but a source close to the company said iFilm…
The game isn't expected to hit store shelves until early next year, but Glen Morgan and James Wong are readying to adapt Sammy Studios' horror Western "Darkwatch: Curse of the West" into a film.
Comcast has completed its $300 million acquisition of cabler Tech TV, which it will merge with vidgame cable network G4 as planned at the end of the month.
Norwegian fairy-tale character Askeladden, created by Asbjornsen & Moe, will star in a computer game developed by Norwegian production shingle Capricornus, which launched bestselling local title…
A burgeoning international DVD market has prompted Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment to buttress its regional management structure.
Fox and Icon Prods. have announced a date for the DVD version of "The Passion of the Christ." The Fox release date will be just three weeks prior to the studio's first DVD release of the "Star Wars…
Disney has expanded its commitment to the vidgame market by increasing financial resources for its Buena Vista Games division, allowing it to begin self-publishing console titles.