Videogames publisher Activision is creating an e-sports league for “Call of Duty,” the first-person shooter, with a prize pot of $3 million.» Read More
Sony PS4 sales hit the 7 million mark earlier this month. Microsoft has some work to do if it wants to stay competitive.
Zynga is launching FarmVille 2: Country Escape, its first ever fully mobile FarmVille app, reports CNBC's Morgan Brennan.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan looks at Zynga's turnaround plan that all starts with a sequel to its hit game "FarmVille." Brennan also discusses competition in the gaming space.
Up in the hills above Silicon Valley, a company called Meta is working on a potentially revolutionary "augmented" reality eyeglass product.
Despite Facebook's $2 billion deal for Oculus, there are still plenty of hurdles virtual reality must clear.
Divina Knowles, CFO and COO at Mind Candy, says the company plans to follow the success of Moshi Monsters with new products that'll show investors it's a "predictable" and sustainable business.
With the opening of the baseball season, the champion Boston Red Sox are looking to appeal to younger fans at the ballpark with technology.
Amish Shah, Sierra Maya Ventures managing partner, discuss when Apple will enter the wearable tech market. CNBC's Jon Fortt provides insight.
Making a video game is hard. Making a good one is harder. Will asking for help from a disorganized mob of strangers make it any easier?
Mobile game King Digital is ramping up hiring despite its disappointing IPO last week. The WSJ reports.
Paul Raines, GameStop CEO, explains specialty "Simply Mac" stores and discusses overcoming challenges in the gaming space, and competition from Wal-Mart.
Gaming app makers face a conundrum over how to monetize their product, but ads that reward players could be the answer.
Discussing the selloff in gambling stocks and new efforts by Congress to ban online gaming, with Joel Simkins, Credit Suisse gaming, lodging, and leisure analyst.
Facebook's $2 billion acquisition of Oculus shocked gamers and game makers alike. Could the takeover affect the game?
King Digital Entertainment officially began life as a publicly traded company, but opened below its initial pricing levels.
King Digital Entertainment, the maker of "Candy Crush," priced its shares Tuesday after the bell.
Facebook is getting into the virtual reality game in a deal that includes $400 million in cash and 23.1 million shares of Facebook common stock.
Are video game companies really as bad at customer service as they sometimes appear?
Dan Porter, former OMGPop CEO, discusses mobile gaming and weighs in on the IPO of King Digital Entertainment, the maker of mobile game Candy Crush Saga.
As the video game industry says goodbye to one generation of hardware, it's also saying goodbye to a number of high-profile names.
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Matt Hunter is the senior technology editor at CNBC.com.
Working from Los Angeles, Boorstin is CNBC's media and entertainment reporter and editor of CNBC.com's Media Money section.
Jon Fortt is an on-air editor. He covers the companies, start-ups, and trends that are driving innovation in the industry.
Josh Lipton is CNBC's technology correspondent, working from CNBC's Silicon Valley bureau.