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
Nintendo has appointed a new president following the death of its former boss as it tackles the challenge of pushing into mobile.
Millions of kids play this popular game that educators say builds 21st-century skills in science, technology, engineering and math.
Nintendo's enormously successful Pokémon franchise is coming to mobile devices in a free-to-play, augmented reality game due in 2016.
Ubisoft, the maker of video games including "Assassin's Creed" and "Just Dance," plans to build a games-themed amusement park in Malaysia.
Markus Persson bemoaned the loneliness, isolation and lack of motivation that large wealth can create.
The Google-owned video site has planned to go to head to head with videogame streaming service Twitch for some time.
The video game industry is getting set to kick off its busiest three months of the year.
Ever imagined being locked in a room and challenged to break out using nothing but your brainpower? The latest trend in immersive entertainment will help you discover if you’ve got what it takes.
Chris Slight, video games journalist, talks about trends in the gaming industry, including virtual reality and indie games.
Rovio's "Angry Birds 2" hits 10 million downloads; introduces a "pay to play" feature.
iPhone or Android phone users? Young or old? Eric Chemi breaks down the numbers on who's buying mobile games on this week's CNBC's Big Crunch.
Nintendo President Satoru Iwata Dies at 55, following a year-long battle with cancer, reports CNBC's Jon Fortt.
Gamers-turned-content creators are raking it in as demand for online video focused on video games grows.
The MOBA category is the fastest growing video game genre, but it's plateauing at a time when developers are piling in.
CNBC offers a list of things to know before you put your money into the videogame category.
Bobby Kotick, Activision Blizzard CEO, discusses partnerships with Microsoft and Sony, with and CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
The holiday season could be another chance for Microsoft's Xbox to reclaim the title of the industry's best selling video game system.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin sits down with Brendan Iribe, Oculus CEO, for an exclusive interview to discuss competition and the future of gaming.
Min-Liang Tan, CEO of Razer, discusses growth in the gaming sector and competition in the industry.
Shawn Layden, Sony Computer Entertainment America president and CEO, weighs in on competing against other big names in gaming.
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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.