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The New York State Attorney General banned daily fantasy sports in New York State, so we look at whether this game really is gambling.
The video game company on Friday introduced Activision Blizzard Studios, which will create original movies based on its library of game titles.
Even in a world of start-up unicorns and big mergers, Activision-Blizzard's $5.9 billion buyout of King Digital is a head turner.
Activision Blizzard agreed to buy King Digital for nearly $6 billion.
If you're waiting for Nintendo's first game for smartphones you're going to have to wait a bit longer
A nationwide illegal sports gambling ring that netted more than $32 million a year has been smashed. NBCNews reports.
The latest version of Microsoft's $4.6 billion videogame franchise — "Halo 5: Guardians" — launches around the world Tuesday.
Digital game revenues were boosted in September by higher spending on console games and growth in the mobile space, SuperData Research said.
A big part of Kabam's push to put more resources into fewer games is licensing highly recognizable properties like "Star Wars."
Neil Campling, senior analyst at Aviate Global, discusses the drive behind the e-sports industry.
A major scandal is erupting in the multibillion-dollar industry of fantasy sports, the New York Times reports.
Videogames publisher Activision is creating an e-sports league for “Call of Duty,” the first-person shooter, with a prize pot of $3 million.
Perform Group to launch a livestreaming sports service. Major soccer leagues and the NFL have signed on.
DraftKings – a fantasy sports service where users can compete for cash in leagues such as the NBA and NFL – has launched an offering for e-sports.
Sony has slashed the price of its PlayStation 4 games console by over 12 percent in its Japanese home market — and finally given a name to its virtual reality gaming headset.
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.
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