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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.
The popular and addictive Flappy Bird will return to Apple's app store at some point, said the game's creator, the Hanoi-based Dong Nguyen.
A look at Sony's Project Morpheus, a virtual reality headset for the PlayStation 4 video game console.
Sony unveiled a prototype for a new virtual reality headset for its Playstation 4 games console at the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco.
Wal-Mart said it will allow shoppers to trade-in used video games for an eGift card for use on any item sold in Wal-Mart and Sam's Club stores and online.
Sony will release the third installment "Infamous: Second Son" this Friday. Analysts say that Sony could spend hundreds of millions on the game.
You've heard of Zynga and FarmVille, but have you heard of FunPlus and Family Farm? Enough people have that the Chinese social-mobile gaming startup will announce today that it's raised a huge round.
Price is still the biggest selling point for gamers, according to one expert.
The PlayStation 4 sold better than its rival Xbox One on U.S. retail shelves in February, but only just, re/code reports
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