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.
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.
TOKYO, Sept 16- This week's Tokyo Game Show is one of the world's biggest draws for gamers and developers, but the talk amid the virtual reality headsets and robot arms is of the industry giant that never turns up: Nintendo Co Ltd. It was a rare public splash, and gamers in Tokyo read Miyamoto's guest Apple appearance as a sign that executives in Nintendo's spartan...
CHIBA, Sept 15- Sony Corp aims to extend content for its dedicated virtual-reality headset into non-gaming areas such as TV and film, and has no plans to join the burgeoning market for smartphone-based headsets, its gaming division chief said. Andrew House, Sony Interactive Entertainment Inc's chief executive, said in an interview on Thursday he was already in...
VR and its potential implementation into next-generation consoles are likely to be key discusion points, says Moor Insights & Strategy's Patrick Moorhead.
Holidays aren’t far off and a new game console may be on the list. Here’s the breakdown of the latest from Sony PlayStation and Microsoft’s Xbox.