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.
To say the video game industry hasn’t always been a model of inclusion and diversity is a bit like noticing that the sea’s wet or that Jeremy Hunt needs to be lowered quietly into a septic tank; it’s so blindingly obvious it’s hardly worthy of comment.
Two years ago, industry pundits were declaring the inevitable death of the specialist games console. Before the launch of PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, it looked like consumers had moved on from expensive specialist games hardware, toward smartphones, tablets and other formats.
Just Cause 3 introduces its protagonist Rico Rodriguez as a “dictator removal specialist” who then punches the flying missile he’s standing on.
Elite: Dangerous is coming to Xbox One as a console exclusive, Microsoft has announced.
The company's much anticipated follow up to World of Warcraft may go down free-to-play route.
SEGA’s upcoming Alien scare-fest has announced the pre-order content for the game, which includes Sigourney Weaver as Ellen Ripley and more.
Featuring many aspects of the Street Fighter series, this new Monopoly board is a must for any fan of the games.
Lionhead Studios latest venture into the world of Albion takes a more evil turn in the latest Gamescom trailer shown during Xbox’s conference
Sega's Dreamcast had some amazing games on it. Here's nine that helped secure its cult status along with a bonus game that defies explanation.
We countdown the wrestlers from WWE, NXT and TNA that have impressed us the most this year.
Just Cause 2, Thief, Pool Nation FX, and Massive Chalice are all up for free download on Xbox 360 and Xbox One in June.
An Xbox 360 running on such an old TV is one thing, but playing games that strangely fit the combination is another.
Tomasz Baginski, an Oscar-nominated director who directed the intros for The Witcher and The Witcher 2 games, has confirmed he's working on a Witcher film.
Pokémon Go players are up in arms after an update to the game removed a feature that helped locate nearby Pokémon and forced third-party maps of Pokémon locations to shut down.
Three teenage Pokémon Go players have been robbed of their mobile phones at gunpoint in a north London park, prompting police to warn of the dangers of roaming the streets with expensive mobile phones on show.