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CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports Sony has sold 30.2 million PS4 units.
It looks like the Japanese electronics giant is dominating the console wars.
Eric Fisher, reporter for the Sports Business Journal, talks about fantasy sports games operators Draft Kings and Fan Duel which have been suspended from operating in New York.
TOKYO, Nov 25- Sony Corp on Wednesday said sales of its PlayStation 4 video game console exceeded 30.2 million units as of Nov. 22, as global price cuts ahead of the year-end holiday season bolstered demand. The PlayStation 4, which went on sale in late 2013, has been Sony's fastest-selling game console, the Japanese electronics manufacturer said.
Nov 23- GameStop Corp, the world's largest retailer of video games and related products, reported lower-than-expected quarterly revenue and profit due to a fall in sales of new gaming software and hardware. Some popular videogame titles released in the quarter such as "Destiny: The Taken King," Microsoft Studios' "Halo 5: Guardians" and Ubisoft's "Assassin's Creed:...
Nov 23- GameStop Corp, the world's largest retailer of video games and related products, reported lower-than-expected quarterly revenue, hurt by lower sales of new gaming software and hardware. Shares of Gamestop, which also reported a third-quarter profit below analysts' average estimate, fell 17.9 percent to $32.25 in premarket trading on Monday.
GRAPEVINE, Texas— Shares of GameStop slumped 14 percent after the video game retailer's third-quarter revenue and profit numbers were curbed by lower-than-expected sales of new software and hardware, and also some delayed store openings. GameStop reported net income of $55.9 million, or 53 cents a share, compared with $56.4 million, or 50 cents a share, last...
Many Finnish game developers are looking to mobile gaming for employment after layoffs from Nokia and Microsoft.
PROVIDENCE, R.I.— A Rhode Island House committee looking at the state's $75 million deal with failed video game company 38 Studios has voted to request a subpoena for company founder Curt Schilling. The Oversight Committee voted Thursday to ask House Speaker Nicholas Mattiello to issue the subpoena, compelling Schilling to come before the committee.
Take Two Interactive CEO Strauss Zelnick discusses how "Grand Theft Auto V" contributed to the video game maker's earnings beat.
The "Fast Money" traders give their final trades of the week.
Simon Leung, vice chairman and executive director of game and mobile internet developer NetDragon Websoft, outlines the objectives of acquiring interactive education company Promethean.
Adam Krejcik, managing director at Eilers Research, discusses Activision Blizzard's acquisition of King Digital Entertainment, the maker of the smartphone hit "Candy Crush."
Zynga is reporting average monthly active users is down 27 percent year-over-year, and fourth quarter guidance disappoints, reports CNBC's Seema Mody.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin covers the value behind the latest gaming deal between Activision Blizzard and the maker of Candy Crush, Kind Digital.
Piper Jaffray analyst Michael Olson weighs in on why Activision's deal with Candy Crush maker King Digital might not be a steal.
Robert Kotick, Activision Blizzard CEO, discusses his company's effort to build out its e-sport initiative.
We are now the third largest network of players, says Robert Kotick, Activision Blizzard CEO, discussing consolidation in the gaming industry as his company moves to acquire the creator of "Candy Crush Saga," and increase their mobile gaming market share.
Video game maker Activision Blizzard plans to acquire King Digital Entertainment for $5.9 billion.
Apple's new TV is bringing up questions about the potential for a streaming TV service, with CNBC's Josh Lipton.