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Altered Landscape For New Game Consoles

When Sony and Microsoft last came out with new video game consoles, the companies touted high-definition graphics and powerful processors. But a lot has changed since then.

11/15/2013

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GameStop Expo Offers Taste Of New Games

While the Electronic Entertainment Expo is no longer open to the public, the GameStop Expo offers everyday gamers a chance to preview upcoming titles and hardware.

08/30/2013

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Free Friday: August 2, 2013

This weekend Dallas and Fort Worth has lots of events that are fun for everyone, and the best part about these events… they’re FREE!

CBS 11–08/02/2013

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QuakeCon Video Game Convention Underway In Dallas

Some people think of it as the mother of all video game festivals and QuakeCon is taking place right now in North Texas. Each year thousands come from around the world, with PCs in hand, to attend the event.

CBSDFW.COM–08/01/2013

Don Mattrick, president of the Interactive Entertainment Business at Microsoft speaks during Microsoft Xbox news conference at the Electronic Entertainment Expo at the Galen Center on June 10, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Xbox Chief To Replace Zynga CEO

Zynga CEO Mark Pincus will be replaced as head of the online video game company on July 8 by Don Mattrick, who was most recently head of Microsoft’s Xbox division.

07/02/2013

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Looking For Angry Birds

Outside of California, there is no greater market for video game development than Texas — and the market in north Texas is hefty.

06/14/2013

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Microsoft Hypes Next-Gen Xbox One Games At E3

The upcoming console’s cloud computing capabilities were demonstrated by fleshing out dense environments in third-person open-world games like the zombie-fighting sequel “Dead Rising 3″.

06/14/2013

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GameStop’s Q1 Net Income Falls 25 Percent

GameStop said that its first-quarter net income fell 25 percent as revenue declined, but results at the world’s biggest video game retailer surpassed Wall Street’s expectations.

05/23/2013

Sony's Andrew House, current president and Group CEO of Sony Computer Entertainment, introduces the PlayStation 4 at a news conference February 20, 2013 in New York. (credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Sony Shows Off PlayStation 4 Capabilities

Sony showed off what the PlayStation 4 can do, but not what it will look like. The electronics giant talked about its upcoming game console and said that it will go on sale this holiday season.

02/21/2013

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Study: Better TV Might Improve Kids’ Behavior

Teaching parents to switch channels from violent shows to educational TV can improve preschoolers’ behavior, even without getting them to watch less, a study found.

02/18/2013

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Xbox 360 Still Most Popular Gaming Console

Research firm NPD released its game-market sales for January on Thursday. Microsoft led U.S. console sales for the 25th consecutive month, tallying 281,000 units sold.

02/15/2013

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Biden Seeks Video Game Industry Input On Guns

Vice President Joe Biden is reaching out to the video game industry as the White House seeks to assemble proposals to combat gun violence in response to last month’s massacre at a Connecticut elementary school.

01/11/2013

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