Once regarded as anti-social slackers or nerds in a basement, gamers have become megastars in what are now called esports.
Microsoft will acquire the maker of the hit game “Minecraft” for $2.5 billion as the company invests in its Xbox gaming platform and looks to grab attention on mobile phones.
It’s time to get your game on in Addison this weekend, at the Big (D)esign Conference, focused on inventive games of all kinds.
The overseers of the popular “Halo” franchise announced Saturday that the upcoming live action series would take place on an intergalactic locale from the original video game.
While most attendees of Penny Arcade Expo come to the boisterous convention to play games, bag swag and meet like-minded people, a few take the time to investigate online bullying and why it’s so prevalent among the gaming community.
In some ways, video games have been a spectator sport since teenagers crowded around arcade machines to watch their friends play “Pac-Man” or “Street Fighter II.”
Amazon is buying video game streaming platform Twitch Interactive for $970 million in cash, as it seeks to take part in video gaming’s growth as an online spectator sport.
He’s not a coach, a referee or a drug tester. He has never played or coached a game. Still, NFL players — and millions of football fans — can’t wait to see what he has to say.
A West Texas father has been charged after his 2-year-old son drowned in an outdoor pool as the man allegedly played video games.
At last week’s E3, video game developers hyped upcoming titles featuring super-soldiers, assassins, bank robbers and secret agents. But, they were all men.
E3 is traditionally the place where video game publishers reveal their biggest and boldest creations. That has changed in recent years. But the event still offers plenty of surprises.
Nintendo is taking a cue from “Skylanders” and “Disney Infinity” by introducing a toy figure line that will work in tandem with its video games for the Wii U and Nintendo 3DS.