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  • US Video Game Sales $1.1 Billion, Wii on Top Again Thursday, 15 Nov 2007 | 8:17 PM ET
    Nintendo

    U.S. sales of video game hardware and software jumped 73 percent in October, with Nintendo's Wii console regaining its spot as the top-selling console, industry data showed on Thursday.

  • Activision Swings to Profit on 'Transformers' Sales Monday, 5 Nov 2007 | 5:24 PM ET

    Activision posted a small second-quarter profit, compared to a loss a year earlier, as revenue at the second-biggest U.S. videogame publisher jumped on sales of titles like "Transformers" and "Guitar Hero."

  • Electronic Arts Tops Forecasts, Raises Outlook Friday, 2 Nov 2007 | 11:32 AM ET
    The Electronic Arts headquarters in Redwood City, California.

    Top video game publisher Electronic Arts posted a quarterly loss but still topped estimates on strong sales of such titles as "FIFA 08" soccer and games for Nintendo's popular Wii console. 

  • Buys Amid The Slaughter? Thursday, 1 Nov 2007 | 6:35 PM ET

    As the market trades lower, which stocks were unfairly beaten down and which should you stay away from? 

  • EA, Others: Game Makers Or Breakers For Investors? Thursday, 1 Nov 2007 | 12:37 PM ET

    It's a big day for video games makers today as Electronic Arts, the single biggest name in the space, and THQ both report after the bell today. But despite a healthy run in EA shares, this might not be the slam-dunk investment you think it is.

  • Your First Move For Friday, Oct. 26th Friday, 26 Oct 2007 | 12:06 PM ET

    Here's our Fast Money Final Trade. Our gang gives you tomorrow's best trades, right now!

  • Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock Launches in New York Wednesday, 26 Sep 2007 | 9:18 PM ET

    Its release is as important to Activision as Halo is to Microsoft, so it was no surprise the company pulled out all the stops at today’s New York City launch of Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock.

  • Halo 3: And The Hype Rolls On (And On) Monday, 24 Sep 2007 | 11:15 AM ET
    Halo 3

    I made the trek cross-country yesterday to front our exclusive Halo 3 release coverage from this Best Buy store at the corner of 44th and 5th Avenue in midtown Manhattan. This is one of 10,000 retailers nationwide that'll be hosting midnight-madness sales tonight to launch Halo 3 onto store shelves.

  • Your First Move For Friday Sept. 21st Friday, 21 Sep 2007 | 11:31 AM ET

    Here's our Fast Money Final Trade. Our gang gives you tomorrow's best trades, right now!

  • Video Game Trades Tuesday, 11 Sep 2007 | 11:02 AM ET

    Take Two (TTWO) reported quarterly earnings after the bell Monday. That combined with the upcoming release of Halo 3 and BioShock makes us think this is a perfect time to turn on the webcam and talk with a young man who is arguably the world’s most successful video gamer.

  • Your First Move For Friday August 24th Friday, 24 Aug 2007 | 1:10 PM ET

    Here's our Fast Money Final Trade. Our guys give you tomorrow's best trades, right now!

  • With the markets so volatile, many investors might be tempted to head for the exits. But in these nervous times, there are smart moves you can make to protect your portfolio. CNBC asked the experts what they would buy--and sell--in this type of environment. Here's what they're telling us.

  • Video Game Maker Take-Two Gets 'Wells' Notice Wednesday, 15 Aug 2007 | 5:57 PM ET

    Video game publisher Take-Two Interactive Software received a "Wells" notice last week from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission's division of enforcement, in connection with a previously disclosed investigation into Take-Two's historical stock-option practices.

  • EA's Madden 2008: Game Day With Reggie Bush At E3 Wednesday, 11 Jul 2007 | 1:44 PM ET
    Madden 08

    E3 is a fun show not just because of the companies it attracts, like Microsoft, Sony, Nintendo, Electronic Arts, Activision, THQ and dozens of others, but because of the celebrities who show up too. I had the chance to sit down with Heisman trophy winner and the NFL's #2 draft pick last year Reggie Bush before the big Microsoft event Tuesday night. Complete with multi-karat diamonds in each ear.

  • Activision, the No. 2 U.S. video game publisher, said Tuesday it expects fiscal first-quarter results to exceed its forecasts after the company shipped more than 8 million games in the period.

  • Video Games "Play" Into Hollywood's Picture Wednesday, 27 Jun 2007 | 11:45 AM ET
    Wii Cars Video Game

    The businesses of movie making and video game making are tighter than ever. Today, they're rubbing shoulders at the Hollywood and Games Summit. These are two industries that need each other more than ever. Movie studios count on the reliable licensing fees that come from selling 5 million video games. And the video game makers like the fact that by paying a licensing fee they can tap into a guaranteed fan base, and all those marketing dollars the studios have spent. Virtually every big summer movie is also a video game: "Pirates," "Spiderman," "Shreck," and coming up "Ratatouille," "Transformers," and "Harry Potter."

  • U.S. regulators have begun a formal probe into stock option practices at Activision, the No. 2 U.S. video game publisher, according to a company filing.

  • Sometimes The Guys Get Burned Monday, 14 May 2007 | 1:16 PM ET

    Of course, nobody’s perfect! Click here to find out which of the recent picks didn’t quite pan out.

  • It's Time for the Lightning Round! Friday, 11 May 2007 | 6:36 PM ET

    Blockbuster, Activision, Trump and more...Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.

  • No.1 - Brace For A Pullback? Thursday, 3 May 2007 | 8:18 PM ET

    Days after the Dow first crossed 13,000 the S&P closed above 1500, a level not seen in nearly 7 years. However, concerns are swelling that the market has reached its top. With a crucial jobs report looming, is it time to brace yourself for a pull back?