Amazon wants to dominate a lot of different industries, from e-commerce to cloud services, and the company is now getting serious about video games.» Read More
Facebook is getting into the virtual reality game in a deal that includes $400 million in cash and 23.1 million shares of Facebook common stock.
Are video game companies really as bad at customer service as they sometimes appear?
Dan Porter, former OMGPop CEO, discusses mobile gaming and weighs in on the IPO of King Digital Entertainment, the maker of mobile game Candy Crush Saga.
As the video game industry says goodbye to one generation of hardware, it's also saying goodbye to a number of high-profile names.
The popular and addictive Flappy Bird will return to Apple's app store at some point, said the game's creator, the Hanoi-based Dong Nguyen.
A look at Sony's Project Morpheus, a virtual reality headset for the PlayStation 4 video game console.
Sony unveiled a prototype for a new virtual reality headset for its Playstation 4 games console at the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco.
Wal-Mart said it will allow shoppers to trade-in used video games for an eGift card for use on any item sold in Wal-Mart and Sam's Club stores and online.
Sony will release the third installment "Infamous: Second Son" this Friday. Analysts say that Sony could spend hundreds of millions on the game.
You've heard of Zynga and FarmVille, but have you heard of FunPlus and Family Farm? Enough people have that the Chinese social-mobile gaming startup will announce today that it's raised a huge round.
Price is still the biggest selling point for gamers, according to one expert.
The PlayStation 4 sold better than its rival Xbox One on U.S. retail shelves in February, but only just, re/code reports
The gamemaker best known for the hit mobile game Candy Crush Saga expects to price its U.S. IPO of 22.2 million shares at between $21 and $24 a share.
Discussing whether smartphone game players will pay for games going forward, and how to play Zynga's stock, with Tony Wible, Janney Capital Markets.
Microsoft is betting on "Titanfall" to boost sales of its Xbox One device, helping it catch up in terms of sales with rival Sony's PlayStation 4.
Jack Tretton, the president and CEO of Sony Computer Entertainment America, will step down at the end of the month, according to the company.
Pricing, availability and games are among the reasons the PlayStation 4 is outselling the Xbox One.
Gesture and voice recognition are hot in the gaming market, and Microsoft is trying to fight off competition with Kinect.
Last April, Zynga promised shareholders that 2013 would be a "transition year." Soon, we'll start to see the fruits of that labor.
A mobile monetization report by app tester Swrve showed that in-app purchases come from just 0.15 percent of players for half of free-to-play games.
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Apple's mobile payments service and the cryptocurrency are "not super comparable," says investor Cameron Winklevoss.
Rather than jump at the Alibaba IPO, RiverPark/Wedgewood fund's David Rolfe might "wait years to get it at our price."
Though Alibaba is seeking a valuation of as much as $162.7 billion, one stock market pro thinks it could fetch up to $240 billion.