Microsoft Corp, Sony Corp, Electronic Arts and other industry giants whipped up the crowd of gamers and developers at the event into a frenzy, with displays of high-powered new consoles and previews of popular genre games.» Read More
The Electronics Entertainment Expo (E3) takes place this week in Los Angeles. CNBC's Jon Fortt sat down with Nintendo of America President & COO Reggie Fils-Aime to talk about the latest developments in the industry.
How to play the console battle between Microsoft and Sony, with Richard Ross, Auerbach Grayson, and Steve Cortes, Veracruz TJM.
NEW YORK-- Shares of GameStop Corp. soared Tuesday as video game companies from Sony Corp. to Electronic Arts Inc. revealed new details about upcoming games and consoles at the E3 conference in Los Angeles.
CNBC's Jon Fortt breaks down the threats facing the console gaming industry. The games business is projected to grow 6.7 yearly.
Jack Tretton, president and CEO of Sony Computer Entertainment America, discusses the company's next-generation gaming experience.
June 11- When Walt Disney Co introduced its latest video game, Infinity, to the gaming faithful this week at the annual E3 gaming conference, it rented a Los Angeles movie theater to show 30- minute clips of upcoming films and hosted a party with the glitz it usually reserves for its blockbuster movie wannabes.
*Microsoft, Sony facing competition from mobile device gaming. LOS ANGELES, June 10- Sony Corp on Monday priced its latest PlayStation 4 console $100 lower than the new Xbox One by rival Microsoft Corp as competition for gamers' pockets intensifies ahead of the year-end holidays and gift-giving season.
Electronic Arts showed off 11 games at its annual pre-E3 press conference, going back to the "Battlefield" and vowing to put its "NBA Live" franchise back in the game.
LOS ANGELES, June 10- Microsoft Corp said on Monday its new Xbox One console would launch in November at $499 in the United States, higher than most gamers had expected. Microsoft announced the Xbox One in May as the latest move in its rivalry with Nintendo Co Ltd and Sony Corp in the $65 billion a year video game business.
'Fast Money' traders review EA's development of "Star Wars" games and what they see as the top 3 trades.
Microsoft announced Monday that the XBOX One console, unveiled earlier this year at its headquarters, will be available in November and cost $499.
John Borthwick, founder & CEO of Betaworks, discusses the development of the company's first game "Dots," including just how many downloads have taken place.
This marquee event for the video game sector, running from June 11 to 13, comes as the industry tries to cope with the rapid growth of online and mobile gaming and prepares for the launch of next-generation consoles from Microsoft Corp and Sony Corp. Here is a look at the industry and its major players.
Lincoln Chafee's office has investigated whether Rhode Island could refinance or reduce the debt it owes for its failed investment in Curt Schilling's video game company but remains convinced the state's best option is to pay up.
The U.S. is the profit center of the video game sector. But if current trends continue, China may take that title.
While video game sales have been unpredictable, the best seller rankings continue to be dominated by mega-hit franchises. See which titles are topping the charts.
Looks like a few of the folks who got laid off at Zynga earlier this week are coping with the breakup by venting about it on Reddit.
Zynga positioned the massive layoffs this week as a crucial step as it moves from making Web-based social games to creating mobile games. But challenges remain.
Though Sony is best known for consumer electronics and a few say it needs to revive that business, some analysts argue that it would just be throwing good money after bad.
GameStop shares took a hit after Microsoft unveiled its Xbox One and it said it wouldn't play used games, or would charge a fee to do so. Paul Raines, CEO of GameStop, offers insight on the quarter and the console business.