Amazon is diving into the competitive gaming industry, and could end up dominating the market by moving games to the "cloud". High resource games - which would normally require external hardware - will be rendered more easily with Amazon's servers.
The two tech giants have trumpeted virtual reality as the future of gaming. The question is, will gamers buy it, or is it a step too far?
Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega's lawsuit against the makers of "Call of Duty" has been dismissed.
Wal-Mart, which took the plunge into the used video game business in March, is leveling up.
"Kids are learning about money on a lot of different levels in Minecraft," says Joel Levin, co-founder of Manhattan-based TeacherGaming.
Former MySpace CEO Chris DeWolfe, discusses the money being made on mobile games and his partnership with Fox to create a mobile game on the animated film, "The Book of Life."
Stephen King, Dave & Buster's CEO, discusses the company's Nasdaq debut and plans for expansion in the U.S. and internationally.
The Syracuse University coach has partnered with a tech developer to test virtual reality for basketball games.
Oculus’ improvements in virtual reality tech may innovate gaming but sanitation may prevent VR arcades from becoming a reality, Re/code reports.
Threshold Entertainment has announced plans to develop a feature film based on Tetris, the shape matching arcade game that launched 30 years ago.
Activision Blizzard has scrapped plans to release Titan—its long awaited next generation massively multiplayer online video game.
Microsoft has set Sept. 29 as the new launch date for its Xbox One game console in China, the U.S. software giant said on Tuesday.
Activision-Blizzard has tapped America's favorite mayor to help defend its "Call of Duty" franchise from former Panamanian strongman Manuel Noriega.
Microsoft has delayed the launch of its Xbox One game console in China, but said it would be released by the end of the year.
Microsoft has delayed the launch of its Xbox One game console in China. The company said it would be released by the end of the year.
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.
CNBC's Josh Lipton speaks to Amazon vice president of games Mike Frazzini, about Microsoft¿s purchase of Mojang for $2.5 billion and Amazon's gaming strategy.
Microsoft's $2.5 billion Mojang acquisition might seem like an odd fit to some, but it could be a key strategic move for the tech behemoth.
John Brandstetter, Flying Tiger Entertainment president, made the first video game for the Apple Watch. Brandstetter discusses how gaming and the Watch fit together.
The video game's sales, which equate to roughly 9 million copies sold, were even higher than most analysts had forecast.
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