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In an industry that makes its fortunes off of annual franchises, Electronic Arts' "Madden NFL" remains king of the hill.
Sony will show off a new slimmer version of its current PlayStation 4 console next month, according to the Wall Street Journal. The Verge reports.
Facebook's foray into gaming might be a positive move for mobile game companies, an analyst told CNBC's "Closing Bell" on Friday.
The smartphone game “Pokemon Go” is a hit with fans and as it rolls out across Asia, the game is having surprising impacts on businesses.
But brands will have to deliver top quality ads for the concept to work.
A gaming tournament that is aiming to be the "Olympics of e-sports" was showcased at the Rio Games on Monday, with participants able to win medals instead of prize money.
The expansion of video games into sectors beyond entertainment is crucial to PureFunds' GAMR "video game tech" ETF, says Andrew Chanin, co-founder and CEO.
Shares of Activision Blizzard slid more than 5 percent on Tuesday after some insiders sold shares.
Players of "Pokémon Go" have spent more than $250 million on the addictive "augmented reality" mobile game in its first few weeks, the Financial Times reports.
Amazon sent a buzz around Finland last week as it sought out tech stars, boosting the country's start-up scene in the process.
People who sell gaming accounts online are finding that profiles for 'Pokemon Go' are selling for thousands of dollars.
Profiles for the game are listed on auction sites for as much as $1-million.
"No Man's Sky", a game with 18 quintillion planets, was launched on Tuesday. CNBC sits down with the game's maker to talk about its development.
A classic moral debate — regulation versus prohibition — has rekindled in California as regulators consider legalizing online poker.
The video game industry has drastically changed since its early beginnings with Atari in the 1970s.
The creator of hit game "Pokemon Go" has tried to appease users after a software update over the weekend sparked a social media backlash.
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