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  • Gaming: Microsoft unveils great game line-up     Tuesday, 10 Jun 2014 | 5:30 AM ET

    Mark Walton, senior writer at GameSpot, says Microsoft "seems to have got the buzz" at the E3 show due to its "stream" of great games.

  • NCAA settlement won't affect EA's strategy: CEO Monday, 9 Jun 2014 | 6:26 PM ET
    Andrew Wilson

    The NCAA's $20 million settlement over college-themed football and basketball games will not affect EA's strategy, its CEO said.

  • Back in the game? Xbox One now selling for $399 Monday, 9 Jun 2014 | 5:04 PM ET
    Phil Spencer, head of Microsoft's Xbox division and Microsoft Studios, presents a fresh installment of the open-world romp "Crackdown," for the Xbox One Monday  in Los Angeles.

    With Sony's PlayStation outselling Microsoft's Xbox One, the pressure is on for Microsoft to show it has the new games to boost sales of its console.

  • Xbox head Phil Spencer goes one-on-one with CNBC's Julia Boorstin at this year's Electronic Entertainment Expo.

  • Game on: How Nintendo hopes to level up Monday, 9 Jun 2014 | 2:05 PM ET

    Just seven years ago, Nintendo was the undisputed king of the video game world. How times change.

  • Gaming not a great biz for MSFT: Trader     Monday, 9 Jun 2014 | 12:46 PM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports Microsoft is making headlines at "E3" with new games for Xbox One. FMHR trader Josh Brown says it's not a good business for Microsoft and they should get out.

  • Winning the console wars     Monday, 9 Jun 2014 | 11:18 AM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports from the "E3" event where game makers will showcase upcoming video games and reveal the latest bells and whistles for consoles.

  • Is Amazon gaming's sleeping giant? Monday, 9 Jun 2014 | 11:06 AM ET
    Amazon's vice president of games, Mike Frazzini, talks about the gaming components of the Amazon Fire TV, a new device that allows users to stream video, music, photos, games and more through their television, on April 2, 2014 in New York City.

    Just as video game publishers are getting used to the disruption Apple and Google brought to the industry, another shake-up might be looming.

  • 10 best-selling video games (so far) of 2014 Saturday, 7 Jun 2014 | 1:49 PM ET

    With the release of the PS4 and Xbox One, there's a new mid-year sales leader in the videogame industry—and it's not Call of Duty for a change.

  • *Sony to use PlayStation to expand $2 billion network business. TOKYO, May 26- Sony Corp aims to step up sales of its PlayStation 4 game console to drive growth in its network services such as streamed games and video and recapture the momentum its hardware business has lost against rivals such as Apple and Samsung Electronics.

  • Gamestop's gaming landscape     Friday, 23 May 2014 | 10:29 AM ET

    Paul Raines, Gamestop CEO, discusses how digital downloads are affecting their brick & mortar and software strategy. Raines also addresses if they plan to change perception that Gamestop is more than a mall store.

  • Twitch owns gaming genre: Pro     Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 10:42 AM ET

    Discussing the potential deal between Google and video game streaming service Twitch, and what the deal would mean for YouTube, with Dan Porter, former CEO of OMG Pop. Porter says this is about building the live capabilities of what YouTube has and this is bigger than a billion dollar deal.

  • 'Fairy tale' story for popular app     Monday, 19 May 2014 | 1:45 PM ET

    Thor Fridriksson, QuizUp founder & CEO, says he hasn't thought about going public yet. He discusses the company's creative idea to boost revenue.

  • Google in talks to buy Twitch     Monday, 19 May 2014 | 12:55 PM ET

    YouTube is reportedly ready to make its largest acquisition ever. CNBC's Josh Lipton provides insight to the potential deal.

  • Video game makers' goal: Score big in Brazil Saturday, 17 May 2014 | 2:00 PM ET

    Video game makers like EA look for ways around high taxes to build a big following in Brazil ahead of the World Cup.

  • Apple original transforms gaming     Friday, 16 May 2014 | 11:37 AM ET

    Trip Hawkins is known for his involvement in the early days of Apple. As CEO of Digital Chocolate, Hawkins focuses on developing games for mobile phones, iOS, and Microsoft Windows. Hawkins says games are the best way to transform learning for kids.

  • Kim Jong Un to star in video game Thursday, 15 May 2014 | 6:40 PM ET
    Screen from Glorious Leader video game by Moneyhorse

    A video game that will soon be released stars North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. NBC News reports.

  • Take-Two revenue drops but beats Street Tuesday, 13 May 2014 | 4:35 PM ET

    Video game publisher Take-Two Interactive reported a 23 percent drop in revenue in its fiscal fourth quarter but beat Wall Street expectations.

  • Nintendo pledges to add same-sex option to game Monday, 12 May 2014 | 12:03 PM ET
    Screen image from Nintendo's Tomodachi Life website

    Nintendo is apologizing after being criticized for not recognizing same-sex relationships in English editions of a life-simulator video game.

  • *Nintendo planning lower-priced console for new markets. TOKYO, May 8- Nintendo Co Ltd plans to introduce a new gaming system for emerging markets such as China as early as next year, as the company hunts for fresh opportunities after the flop of its Wii U console.