Nintendo has acquired Monolith Soft, the name behind the epic RPG series Xenosaga.
The DS debut of the Pokemon RPG franchise has crossed the milestone of one million copies sold in five days, faster than any previous entrant in the series.
In one of the most amazing turnarounds in gaming history, Nintendo has seen its net profits grow 77.2% to 174.3bn yen ($1.4bn), beating financial analysts expectations, and its sales grow 90% in the year to March on the back of the runaway success of its DS and Wii gaming systems.
Ken Kutaragi, “The father of the PlayStation”, will step down as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Sony’s games division on June 19 of this year to become honorary chairman, according to the company.
Sony Computer Entertainment Europe today announced details about the PS3's Playstation Eye, the successor to the cult PS2 hit known as the EyeToy.
Rollout for the Playstation 3's robust online community seems to be on schedule, as the first round of potential beta testers received e-mails to sign up for PS3 Home late last night.
Stanford University’s Folding@home distributed computing project has seen its capacity double in the last month to 700 T Flops thanks largely to the PlayStation 3, according to Sony
The first sequel to a Wii game will come as a new version of the launch title Excite Truck, bringing online multiplayer to the motion-sensitive racing game.
Jakks Pacific, the nationwide market share leader in plug & play TV games, announced today that it has signed a new long-term contract with Namco to bring arcade classics like Pac-Man for several more years.
The team behind Sony's first-party Hot Shots Golf series is expanding its horizon, with the announcement of Hot Shots Tennis for the PS2.
Sony's previous generation gaming console is still making waves, claiming the top-selling game last month over a handful of big next-gen titles.
The latest instalment in EA’s highly successful World War 2 shooter franchise has missed its two drop targets of Winter 2006 and Q1 2007, but now we are being promised the firm release date of August 28 2007, according to marketing literature.
Human Head, a game development company most known for its stealth shooter game Prey, faced a devastating fire over the weekend, causing some intellectual property to be completely destroyed.
Nintendo has scored a hat trick with the first three months of 2007, nabbing the title of top-selling next-gen home console in January, February, and now March.
Police and news media are still trying to figure out what caused Virginia Tech student Cho Seung-Hui to kill himself along with 32 classmates and teachers, but so far violent video games don’t appear to be a factor.
Blizzard is now offering a 10-day free trial of its Burning Crusade World of Warcraft Expansion.
Nintendo has announced that more than 500,000 copies of the new Pokemon games for the DS have been reserved, more than doubling the amount of pre-orders for the last wave of Pokemon RPG games.
Boy do we have a contest for those hungry Pac-Man players out there.
Ubisoft is working on a video game based on the epic TV drama Lost, according to comments made by two of the show's producers in an official ABC podcast.
A group of Electronic Arts Canada executives have formed their own video game company focused on creating and porting games to the Nintendo Wii and DS.