Several game and technology companies have joined to offer $1 million in cash and prizes to designers and directors who can use the level-creation tools of "Unreal Tournament" to create novel kinds…
America Online will stream four classic or camp films a month for free on its broadband service in a deal with MovieFlix.com.
The first major update in 18 months to Apple's Final Cut Pro video-editing software debuted over the weekend. Apple launched Final Cut's Version 4.0 at a series of events, demos and speakers in its…
Nickelodeon will unveil two properties at this year's Licensing Show, neither based on current programming. It will be the first time Nick's offerings have deviated from its TV titles.
"Full Spectrum Warrior," the first fruit of a long-ballyhooed collaboration between the military and Hollywood, looks to be earning its stripes with both the military and gamers.
Former Fox Family Channel and Saban exec Eric Rollman is leading a team of entertainment vets starting up a planned Global Gaming League, a venture that would run pro and amateur vidgame tournaments…
Two decades after they burst on the toy scene, the Cabbage Patch Kids will go 3-D under an animation deal among 4Kids Entertainment, toonmaker IDT Media and toymaker Original Appalachian Artworks.
The "American Pie" filmmakers have baked up a slice of marketing a la mode.
Koch Lorber Films has sealed a multi-title video distribution deal with Empire Pictures that includes an eight-pic package and an output arrangement for the Gotham-based arthouse boutique's upcoming…
Army Archerd: Just for Variety
Netco Emusic has cut a licensing deal with U.K. music label Beggars Group to offer the company's tracks in MP3 format on Emusic's online music store.