Video game publisher Activision is being sued by the family of Angolan rebel chief Jonas Savimbi, who have objected to his depiction in the game Call of Duty: Black Ops II.
For a while, the trajectory of video games curved toward cinema.
It’s been a tough few years for Nintendo.
In the two years between October 2013 and September 2015, Candy Crush Saga players spent just under $2.5bn (£1.7bn) on the puzzle game. That’s a lot of power-ups, extra lives and (virtual) gold bars.
Major League Gaming, a professional eSports organization, announced on Monday that it was acquired by video game publisher Activision Blizzard for a reported $46m, bringing MLG’s assets and infrastructure under Activision Blizzard’s Media Network.
Sony has sold more than 35.9 million units of its PlayStation 4, the Japanese electronics giant said Tuesday, as it touts its dominance over rivals Microsoft and Nintendo in the games console market.
Virtual reality is coming. 2016 will see the release of the first serious consumer VR headsets for 20 years.
Nintendo’s first app developed with mobile games firm DeNA will include in-app purchases for virtual clothing for players’ Mii characters.
Last week saw some interesting console news from games industry publication MCV.
After two days of teasing messages on Twitter, Rockstar has officially announced Red Dead Redemption 2. The sequel to the company’s 15m-selling western adventure will launch next autumn. A trailer will arrive on YouTube this Thursday.
The first world war has never been a major subject for video games, perhaps because the endless weeks of trench-digging and letter-writing followed by a vault over the top and a brief, futile sprint into a “game over” screen doesn’t play to the medium’s conventional strengths.
Waystone Games and EA’s free-to-play MOBA, Dawngate, has dropped some new screenshots and character art.
It seems Assassin’s Creed Unity’s front man played an active part in eighteenth century French social reform.
Microsoft have been sending codes to its ‘valued’ members for free copies of Telltale Games’ episodic title.
Sledgehammer Games attended Xbox’s Gamescom conference today to show off some new gameplay footage of the single player campaign in CoD: Advanced Warfare.
There are lots of great finishing moves in WWE but these are the ones we are really looking forward to trying out.
The Final Fantasy XV car driving meme gets a boost for more creations from the game's director.
Reports suggest WWE will induct The Undertaker into the 2015 Hall of Fame.