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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.
Gamemaker King revealed in an SEC filing that shareholders are willing to raise money for IPO to raise its value as high as $7.6 billion.
Mobile gaming companies are making money worldwide, but in one country in particular they're really cleaning up.
The old classic makes a viral comeback with a real-time stream that allows thousands of users to play simultaneously.
Re/code Senior Editor Peter Kafka discusses King Digital Entertainment's IPO and Zynga's profitably.
Our ever-growing love for all things digital shows no signs of abating, with spend on media downloads surpassing $57 billion.
CNBC consumer reporter Kelli Grant gets the scoop on toys bound to be on a lot of kids' radar.
Sony will release a smaller, lighter version of its handheld PlayStation Vita in the U.S. at sometime this spring.
Hasbro president and CEO Brian Goldner says its entertainment content is driving its business, and discusses whether Hasbro will have pricing power again.
The developer of "Flappy Bird" took the game down at midnight on Sunday as he announced he would do 22 hours earlier.
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When shopping his comedy special, Jim Jefferies chose Netflix over broadcast and cable television. And he's not the only one.
The sky-high valuations of some tech start-ups have yet to be justified, says investor Roger McNamee.
Though known for his roles on "Psych" and "West Wing," television star Dulé Hill moonlights as co-founder of the Nomino app.