Jan 27- Electronic Arts Inc, publisher of the "FIFA" and "Madden NFL" video games, posted better-than-expected quarterly profit and revenue, helped by growth in digital revenue and strong sales of its sports titles. Consumers lapped up heavily discounted older generation version of consoles such as Microsoft's Xbox 360 and Sony's PlayStation 3 in the holiday...» Read More
NEW YORK, Nov 21- GameStop Corp's shares fell 13 percent on Friday, a day after the company posted disappointing quarterly results, and its options attracted bearish bets as traders appeared to be preparing for a further slide in the share price over coming months. Shares of GameStop, the world's largest retailer of video game products, closed down $5.68 at $37.86...
Scott Tilghman, B. Riley & Company, says buy GameStop despite its temporary weakness. Also Tilghman provides an outlook on the gaming sector.
Some dishonest shoppers are taking advantage of Wal-Mart's price match policy, with FMHR trader Josh Brown.
Gamestop reports earnings on Thursday, and analysts said they still love the video game maker's stock—despite heavy shorting.
Nov 17- Mark Pincus, the founder of video game company Zynga Inc, must face a lawsuit alleging he unfairly benefited by selling $192 million of stock in 2012 when other early investors were under a lockup agreement, according to a court ruling. The creator of FarmVille had asked the Delaware Court of Chancery to dismiss a lawsuit that alleged Pincus and other Zynga...
A new lineup of video games for the 2014 holiday season has some promising signs that sales will go up this year.
Microsoft, Activsion and Ubisoft will release new editions of their flagship game franchises this week. Jeremy Miller, Senior Analyst at DFC Intelligence, discusses his expectations.
"It's a win-win trade agreement that will benefit information and communications technology manufacturers and services firms across the Americas, Europe, and Asia, while also benefiting all consumers globally and raising global GDP by as much as $190 billion annually," he said by email. The move was also welcomed by network equipment maker Cisco Systems, the...
Game makers are counting on established franchises to sell on new consoles over the holiday season, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
Here are 10 high quality video games that will make perfect gifts for the 2014 holidays.
New releases of "Halo," "Assassin’s Creed" and "World of Warcraft" will be available this week.
Microsoft, Activision Blizzard and Ubisoft are all releasing new editions of flagship video game franchises. CNBC's Julia Boorstin discusses who will win the holiday video game season.
New releases of Halo, Assassin's Creed and World of Warcraft are available this week ahead of the 2014 holiday season.
Discussing the outlook for the PC gaming industry, as well as virtual reality, with Rahul Sood, Unikrn CEO.
Discussing Satya Nadella's leadership at Microsoft, and the casual gaming industry, with Rahul Sood, Unikrn CEO.
Social and mobile game company King Digital reported lower non-GAAP profit on Thursday as sales from its "Candy Crush Saga" title continued to shrink.
Activision Blizzard is reporting Q3 EPS of $0.23 adjusted on revenue of $1.17 billion, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
Are celebrities the future of gaming? Angel investor & Zynga co-founder, Justin Waldron, discusses gaming trends and the future of video games.
Can Activision's "Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare" game help the brand reverse its slump in sales?
The two tech giants have trumpeted virtual reality as the future of gaming. The question is, will gamers buy it, or is it a step too far?