CNBC's Tokyo bureau chief Kaori Enjoji reports on the latest development of U.S. hedge fund Third Point's interest in Japanese consumer electronics giant Sony.
Microsoft has overhauled Kinect, and it appears to be magnitudes more accurate than the previous model—creeping out users and raising potential privacy concerns.
A one-on-one interview with Nintendo's global CEO Satoru Iwata on the lackluster performance of the Wii U and what the company plans to do to turn around sales and engagement.
Is Wargaming, the maker of free-to-play strategy games, surpassing Activision, Electronic Arts, Take-Two Interactive Software and Ubisoft?
Eric Bleeker, senior tech analyst at the Motley Fool, said that because consumer price sensitivity is key, Sony's cheaper PlayStation 4 has the edge.
Stocks finished sharply lower in volatile trading Tuesday after briefly wiping out most of their losses, with all key S&P sectors closing in the red, as the Bank of Japan's latest monetary policy decision disappointed investors.
The Electronics Entertainment Expo (E3) takes place this week in Los Angeles. CNBC's Jon Fortt sat down with Nintendo of America President & COO Reggie Fils-Aime to talk about the latest developments in the industry.
High-end gaming consoles still have a place in the digital living room, Jack Tretton, Sony Computer Entertainment America CEO, told CNBC.
U.S. stock market index futures were sharply lower Tuesday, after a selloff in European stocks and Japan's Nikkei, after the Bank of Japan disappointed investors by failing to address market volatility in its monetary policy statement.
Microsoft spent more than 90 minutes showcasing the Xbox One—but only one moment made the entire crowd gasp. The announcement of its price.
Alex Simmons, U.K. editor in chief at IGN, discusses the release of the new Sony's Playstation 4, which will retail $100 below Microsoft's latest Xbox revamp.
Electronic Arts showed off 11 games at its annual pre-E3 press conference, going back to the "Battlefield" and vowing to put its "NBA Live" franchise back in the game.
Microsoft announced Monday that the XBOX One console, unveiled earlier this year at its headquarters, will be available in November and cost $499.
Apple is expected to roll out an overhaul of its mobile and desktop operating systems at its World Wide Developer's Conference (WWDC 2013) on Monday.
The U.S. is the profit center of the video game sector. But if current trends continue, China may take that title.
While video game sales have been unpredictable, the best seller rankings continue to be dominated by mega-hit franchises. See which titles are topping the charts.
Although video game sales are down, select titles have managed to stand out, capturing players' imagination and cash. Plus, the one, big gaming catalyst on the horizon.
As publishers and console makers in the video game industry gather in Los Angeles for E3, sector players are hoping for a lift ahead of the usual holiday push.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Asian stock markets moved off session highs on Friday to end mixed with the Nikkei leading gains by 1.4 percent after its stunning 5 percent dive in the previous session. Sentiment improved after latest U.S. data eased concerns of an early end to the Federal Reserve's bond-buying program.