CNBC's Julia Boorstin says Activision's "Destiny" game set the record for the most pre-ordered new title, in discussing whether King Digital's disappointing revenue growth is a bad sign for other gaming companies.» Read More
An Activision Blizzard executive said the company's upcoming "Destiny" game has set a video game industry record as the most pre-ordered new title.
Ricky Lai, research analyst at Guotai Junan International, comments on Tencent ahead of the group¿s earnings and says it should maintain its dominating position in the Chinese market.
CNBC's Annette Weisbach reports from video game conference Gamescon in Cologne, looking at how new styles of gaming are disrupting traditional models.
NEW YORK— Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Tuesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:. Kate Spade& Co., down $9.87 to $29. Flowers Foods Inc., down 91 cents to $19.10.
King Digital Entertainment reported quarterly earnings of 59 cents per share on $594 million in revenue on Tuesday.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan previews the quarterly earnings reports for King Digital Entertainment out after Tuesday's closing bell.
The console went on sale in November in the US, Western Europe and Latin America, around the same time that rival Microsoft's Xbox One was released.
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 12- An Activision Blizzard executive said on Tuesday the company's upcoming "Destiny" shooter game has set a video game industry record as the most pre-ordered new title.
Activision Publishing Chief Executive Eric Hirshberg, speaking at the Gamescom video game conference in Cologne, Germany, said the game is "the most pre-ordered new IP in history," according to video game retailer GameStop.
Early investor of Zynga Sandy Miller, Institutional Venture Partners general partner, discusses whether there's still opportunity in the mobile gaming space.
King Digital will report quarterly earnings after Tuesday's closing bell. CNBC's Morgan Brennan shares a preview.
Edward Williams, analyst at BMO Capital Markets and Santosh Rao, independent tech analyst, discuss whether games group King Digital can successfully diversify and grow.
Discussing Zynga's quarterly earnings and the company's mobile and social game plan, with Colin Sebastian, R. W. Baird senior research analyst.
Zynga's shares plunged after it said its net profit for the second-quarter broke even, in line with estimates, but bookings revenue missed.
Hasbro doesn't toy around when it comes to R&D. A look inside the art of innovation with My Little Pony, Mr. Potato Head and Play-Doh.
*Game Digital re-emerges after old firm nearly went bust. Although overall growth trends still firmly favor online shopping, higher share prices flag investor faith in chains such as UK video-game retailer Game Digital, electrical-appliance group Dixons, and Swiss Mobilezone.
Atul Goyal, analyst at Jefferies, says Nintendo needs to change strategy and go where their customers are: mobile.
Nerdom has become big business in the years since legions of costumed fans first descended on San Diego.
SAN FRANCISCO, July 22- Video game publisher Electronic Arts Inc reported better-than-expected revenue and profit for the first quarter, driven by robust sales of titles such as "Titanfall," digital revenue and cost control.
SAN FRANCISCO, July 22- Video game publisher Electronic Arts Inc reported better-than-expected revenue and profit for the first quarter, driven by robust sales of titles such as "Titanfall," digital sales and cost control.