Games like World of Warcraft and Second Life have pushed the market for online gaming to a billion dollar a year industry, according to an independent study conducted by Screen Digest.
Rising prices for home consoles and increasing interest for casual games will put handhelds ahead of the Wii, Xbox 360, and PS3, according to analyst firm DFC Intelligence.
Gears of War is heading to the land of Tomb Raider, Doom, and Super Mario Bros as a successful video game that is on its way to becoming a feature film.
Hot Shots Golf, one of Sony's biggest cult hits, may not be the most visually intensive PS3 game in the pipeline, but fans of the series will likely enjoy the HD overhaul nonetheless.
While a good chunk of the world is still waiting for the PS3 to go on sale, some Italian consumers have already purchased theirs.
Google is getting into video game advertising with its purchase of Adscape Media for an undisclosed amount of money.
Mountain View (CA) - Google is getting into video game advertising with its purchase of Adscape Media for an undisclosed amount of money. Adscape and the search engine giant have released a joint FAQ on Adscape's website, but are keeping most of the details under wraps.
The few YouTube users who have managed to become virtual celebrities will be honored at the first annual YouTube Video Awards.
Nights Into Dreams, one of the few notable titles from the Sega Saturn, will receive a long-awaited sequel on the Wii, according to media reports.
The top executive at game development company Koei has resigned.
Opera Software has announced that the overdue US release of the Nintendo DS Web browser will hit store shelves on June 4.
Corresponding with the European launch of the PS3, Sony will launch one of its biggest firmware updates for the console on Thursday.
People from areas of the globe that will see the PS3 for the first time on Thursday can now check to see if their PS2 collection will work on the next-gen console.
Nintendo says that it is trying very hard to meet the unexpected demand for its latest game console.
The Nintendo Wii has continued to outsell its rivals the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 during the usually quite lean month of February according to data released by the NPD group.
Corresponding with the first DS titles to have online voice support, Nintendo has set an April release date for its official headset for the portable device.
The Oxford English Dictionary has released its latest update, and new words entering the lexicon officially for the first time include "wiki", "malware" and "technopreneur."
Eidos today announced a new digital download agreement, allowing users to download PC games from Valve's Steam service.
A site called Delutube has taken advantage of the fact that "deleted" videos on YouTube apparently remain available for viewing up to an hour or so after they can no longer be accessed on YouTube.com itself.
Creative announced what the company calls the "most advanced webcam on the market".
PlayStation 3 owners will soon be able to help find the cure for Alzheimer's and other diseases with a new Folding@Home plugin.