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The social game maker posted results that, while still a loss, beat expectations, and said it would lay off 15 percent of its workers.
Nintendo is looking at how to squeeze more out of its Mario franchise and revive its fortunes after admitting that its Wii U console has been a flop.
Electronic Arts lowered its 2015 revenue forecast as the arrival of new Xbox and PS4 consoles is resulting in weaker sales.
Nintendo shares slumped on Monday following a huge profit loss warning, but analysts told CNBC the company could be on the verge of a paradigm shift.
Microsoft's Xbox One was the best-selling console in December, but Sony's PS4 edged it out for the two-month holiday season, according to new data.
The videogame industry gets criticized for glorifying violence but the "World's Best Gamer," (aka "Athene") hopes to turn gamers into real-life heroes.
Nintendo said on Friday that sales of its Wii U consoles had flopped, pushing it to a third consecutive annual loss.
A new app that lets players buy, sell and merge corporations across nine major industrial sectors became available on Thursday for iPhones and iPads.
Gamers are shifting from consoles to the Web and mobile devices, posing a challenge to game developers, console makers and retailers.
As computers evolve into different form factors, the way people interact with those devices also transforms, industry experts said at CES.
Lucky 13. That's the number of Steam Machines Valve showed off last night at its press conference at CES, giving the world its first glimpse at the types of PC gaming rigs they might see in their living rooms later this year.
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Game consoles sold in China are mostly modified to allow pirated games, causing console makers to lose out on royalties from software sales.
Sony’s secret weapon to crack into the tight-knit pay-TV market? The 25 million PlayStation 3 devices already in U.S. homes.
Sony said it sold 4.2 million PS4 game consoles as of Dec. 28, surpassing the 3 million Microsoft Xbox One devices sold as of end-2013.
China has temporarily lifted its ban on foreign-made game consoles, opening up a lucrative market to major gaming companies.
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