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The "Exploding Kittens" project raised $8.7 million and has become the most backed Kickstarter campaign ever.
Finland's Rovio will start tailoring its Angry Birds mobile games to the Chinese market as it aims to step up business in the world's most populous country.
Facebook is developing virtual reality apps, pitting the social networking giant against Apple and other hardware competitors.
Apple has been granted a patent for an iPhone-compatible headset, hinting the company might be pushing into the virtual reality market.
Netflix has started to develop a live action series based on the popular "Legend of Zelda" games, the Wall Street Journal reported.
Take-Two said it now expects adjusted revenue of $1.65 billion to $1.70 billion, up from its previous forecast of $1.4 billion to $1.5 billion.
Forget the oddsmakers, if you really want to know who's going to win the big game, break out your copy of Madden.
Columbus Nova is expanding its footprint in video games. The investment firm has purchased Sony Online Entertainment.
Americans are spending an average of two hours per day playing games on mobile devices, Re/code reports.
The toy industry is looking strong, according to Peter Jenkinson, toyologist at Toyology, who says "app-controlled toys" and "artificial-intelligence toys" will be the industry's next big thing.
The multiyear losing streak by the video game industry finally came to an end in 2014, though any celebrations may be muted.
A rare Nintendo video game from the 1980s has sparked a frantic bidding war on eBay this week, with the item now expected to sell for over $100,000.
Gameblend Studios is banking on "The Princess Bride" fandom with the release of its latest game app, which is based on the 1987 romantic comedy.
Sony has been forced to delay its PlayStation 4 console release in China after authorities asked for some “final adjustments”.
A campaign waged by casino owners has stalled efforts to allow more widespread wagering on laptops and smartphones across the U.S. The Financial Times reports.
Samsung and Sony agreed to provide the latter's PlayStation Now system on some Samsung Smart TVs in 2015.
One entrepreneur says any mobile gamer has the chance to score major cash.
We make our games social so they're more fun to play, says Chris DeWolfe, SGN founder, discussing how their China gaming strategy could help their new game"Cookie Jam" overtake Candy Crush.
"Cookie Jam" is among the top 20 grossing games on iOS and Android and was named Facebook's game of the year for 2014. Next up: China.
Compared with last year's "Call of Duty" game, sales of this year's "Advanced Warfare" version don't seem to make it as much of a smash hit.
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