Many hardcore gamers celebrated the unveiling of Nintendo's new console. But not everyone was wowed.
Video games voice-over actors went on strike over pay and employer refusal to tell them what games they will be working on ahead of time.
TOKYO, Oct 21- Nintendo Co Ltd offered a sneak preview of a new gaming system that can be used both as a traditional console as well as a handheld device, but a lack of revolutionary features helped send its shares sliding 6 percent. In a 3- minute video teaser, the Kyoto- based games company unveiled Nintendo Switch, its first new gaming device in four years, which will...
After the rather disastrous performance of the Wii U, Nintendo will explore new waters next March with its new console — the Nintendo Switch.
LOS ANGELES— How do you make a video game about World War I fun? "In the beginning, we had many preconceptions, such as there were only single-bolt rifles and the action was primarily in the trenches," said Lars Gustavsson, design director at Stockholm, Sweden- based studio DICE. In the game, out Friday, players won't only engage in ground skirmishes and dogfights across...
PROVIDENCE, R.I.— Former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling says he doesn't know what he should apologize for following the collapse of his video game company that received a $75 million loan guarantee from Rhode Island. Schilling did his first interview about 38 Studios on Tuesday with WPRO-AM. Gina Raimondo has said Rhode Island residents were hurt by the bad deal...
NBA's Jonas Jerebko, Boston Celtics player, discusses his investment in multiple eSports teams.
The market for virtual reality (VR) technology could be a trillion-dollar industry by the year 2035, according to new research.
Oct 13- Sony Corp plans to release five or more smartphone games around late March 2018, the Nikkei business daily said on Thursday. Sony Interactive Entertainment, Sony's video game development arm, is looking to develop smartphone games based on popular PlayStation titles, which will target Japan and other parts of Asia, the Nikkei added.
The key to expanding the realm of virtual reality is to let consumers experience it, Sony's Shawn Layden tells CNBC.
After months of buildup, Sony's PlayStation VR hits the market.
Shawn Layden, Sony Entertainment America President, discusses the launch of the Playstation VR and the future of virtual reality across the video game space.
The "Squawk Box" news team discusses some of the morning's most provocative headlines, including a virtual reality "add-on" for PlayStation 4, a hack attack on Vera Bradley's payment system, and Michael Jackson tops Forbes' list of top-earning dead celebrities.
Jim Ryan, president and CEO of Sony Computer Entertainment Europe, talks about the company's virtual reality headset.
Unlike the Oculus Rift, the new headset won’t require cables or tethers, Recode reports.
CNBC's Jon Fortt demos the Playstation VR as more competition in the virtual reality space heats up.
PlayStation VR arrives on October 13. And judging by early critical feedback, Sony's entry in the virtual reality field could be the headset to beat.
Like many tech firms competing for a younger work force, Activision is breaking new ground with its employee benefits.
Digital video game sales put up a fourth-straight month of double-digit gains as publishers found success with a number of new releases.
A social media furore has meant that one of the “biggest football stories of the year” may be included in future FIFA video games.