Facebook Adds Free Games To Messenger AppFacebook is adding the option to play games with your contacts in its messaging app beginning Tuesday. You can access the feature in the latest version of the app by tapping the game controller icon.
Microsoft Adding Ways For Xbox Gamers To Group UpMicrosoft is adding an online feature called "looking for group," making it easier for gamers who share the same passions to meet and play with each other online, a step toward curbing online harassment.
EA Teases New "Star Wars" Video Games At E3Electronic Arts is leaning heavily on The Force. The video game publisher teased three forthcoming games set in the "Star Wars" universe on Sunday at the E3 gaming convention in Los Angeles.
Paul George Earns Cover Of "NBA 2K17" Video GamePaul George didn't like his video game rating. So, he worked on changing it. After making a remarkable comeback from a broken leg, the Pacers player was rewarded by being put on the cover of the wildly popular "NBA 2K17" game.
Next "Skylanders" Game To Feature Custom CharactersActivision is introducing the option for "Skylanders" players to create their own characters in the franchise's fifth installment, which is set to debut on October 16. The toys-to-life franchise mimics real-world figures in the virtual world.
Movie Audiences Flock To "Angry Birds""The Angry Birds Movie" soared to $39 million in its debut weekend, knocking "Captain America: Civil War" off its first-place perch, while new adult comedies "Neighbors 2" and the "The Nice Guys" struggled to get their footing.
Nintendo Eyes Film Business After Mariners SaleNintendo, which makes the Wii U and Nintendo 3DS video game machines, has licensed its game characters in the past, such as with its Pokemon movies, but is now thinking about make its own film content.
Disney Pulls Plug On "Disney Infinity" Video GamesDisney said Tuesday that it was shutting down its "Disney Infinity" line of video games, explaining that the changing market is too risky. CEO Bob Iger told analysts that the risks "caught up with us."
6 Titles Inducted Into Video Game Hall Of Fame"Space Invaders" and "The Oregon Trail" were among the titles inducted into the World Video Game Hall of Fame on Thursday. The winners were chosen from 15 finalists culled from thousands of nominations.
GameStop To Launch Video Game Publishing DivisionThe Grapevine-based company is best known for selling games announced plans Monday to launch a new division called GameTrust that will help distribute and market them.
Welcome To Texas: National Videogame MuseumThe National Videogame Museum in Frisco takes you through the history of the industry. And while it is a learning experience, the creators said that visitors should come ready to play.
Video Game Hall Of Fame Reveals Newest Finalists"Space Invaders" and "The Oregon Trail" are among 15 video games named Tuesday as finalists for the World Video Game Hall of Fame. The winners will be inducted on May 5 in Rochester, New York.