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The video game industry is a leader in security readiness

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Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has thoughts on the video game industry: “The video game indus Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has thoughts on the video game industry: “The video game industry made $43 billion in revenue last year. The wo...
16:24, 2019-06-18

The Oscars of the video game industry just celebrated the year's best games — These were the winners of The Game Awards 2019 "Super Smash Bros. Ultimate"/Nintendo The Game Awards 2019 celebrated the year's top video games with more than 100 titles spread across dozens of aw...
17:24, 2019-12-13

The Video Game Industry Can't Go On Like This At about this time next year, we’ll have a pretty good idea of what the next generation of video games will look like. New consoles will likely be sh...
21:12, 2019-07-22

The video game industry must defend itself against the right’s bad-faith attacks The video game industry will continue to fail in the political arena as long as it is terrified to say it is deliberately being targeted by Republica...
22:00, 2019-08-09

The video game industry must stand up against the right’s bad-faith attacks The video game industry will continue to fail in the political arena as long as it is terrified to say it is deliberately being targeted by Republica...
22:32, 2019-08-09

The video game industry is a black hole for cybersecurity Without a fundamental change in approach from both gamers and the industry overall, the magnitude of the security problem shows no signs of slowing d...
08:20, 2019-07-25

Trump targets $43 billion industry with video game blame Blaming pop culture for criminal behavior, as President Trump did by linking "grisly video games" to mass shootings such as those in El Paso, Texas, ...
07:44, 2019-08-06

The video game industry's 10 biggest flops of the decade, from the Wii U to 3D gaming Alienware The $120 billion video game industry has seen its fair share of failures in the last decade. Looking at the decade's biggest disappointment...
15:32, 2019-12-26

U.S. Senator Says His Anti-Loot Box Bill Has The Video Game Industry Worried Is Republican senator Josh Hawley an advocate for video game players or an ambitious politician with a savvy staff who know a win-win argument when t...
19:52, 2019-05-21

Jofra Archer 'more ready than ever' for Test cricket as Langer questions his readiness – video England paceman Jofra Archer insists he is ready to rise to the challenge of Test cricket and warned Australia coach Justin Langer not to underestima...
19:40, 2019-08-12

Q&A: Nintendo’s Doug Bowser Talks Switch Success, Video Game Industry ‘Crunch’ and More Amid the news-packed chaos that is the Electronic Entertainment Expo — or E3 for short — TIME caught up with Doug Bowser, the president a...
20:36, 2019-06-12

Half of the 10 highest paid YouTubers are gamers, and its proof of the video game industry's influence on pop culture YouTube/DanTDM Half of the 10 highest earning YouTubers recently listed by Forbes play video games for an audience of millions. YouTube's most popula...
13:40, 2019-12-21

Video game sales are down in 2019 as the industry prepares for the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X, but that didn't stop this year's best-sellers from setting new records "Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order"/Electronic Arts Video game sales have been down this year, but that hasn't stopped popular franchises from reaching rec...
15:40, 2019-12-15

C.H. Robinson Worldwide: An Undervalued Leader In A Growing Industry We've identified a company that looks like a good value after significantly underperforming the market in 2019....
16:00, 2020-02-12

Brazil leader seeks greater control over cinema industry Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro says he wants a “filter” on the country’s audiovisual production, possibly limiting public funding to projects his...
01:04, 2019-07-20

Video shows confrontation between Patriots video team and Bengals security in latest 'Spygate' cheating scandal Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports Fox Sports' Jay Glazer revealed exclusive footage of the interaction between the New England Patriots' film crew and ...
20:16, 2019-12-15

The Nintendo Switch will launch in China December 10, bringing the world's fastest-selling video game console to the world's biggest video game market (NTDOY) Getty The Nintendo Switch will be released in China on December 10. Nintendo's portable video game console has already sold more than 40 million unit...
18:12, 2019-12-04

EU industry chief dismisses fears strict security rules could delay 5G European industrial policy chief Thierry Breton dismissed claims that relying on European companies to build a 5G network would delay its rollout, we...
17:40, 2020-01-19

Ring CEO says company's security was 'at the top of the industry standards' as devices were being hacked (AMZN) Kimberly White/Getty Images for TechCrunch Ring CEO Jamie Siminoff defended the company's security practices, calling them "top of class" in an inter...
21:24, 2020-01-07

Exclusive: EU industry chief to dismiss fears strict security rules could delay 5G European industrial policy chief Thierry Breton is set to dismiss claims that relying on European companies to build a 5G network would delay its rol...
15:36, 2020-01-19

Winning UN Security Council seat not top priority, Conservative leader suggests "It's more important to me that I help Canadians get ahead than curry favour at the United Nations," Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer said....
22:52, 2019-10-01

ISIS leader's 'secret boltholes' MAPPED: Security services told to target THESE locations THESE locations are where ISIS mastermind Abū Bakr al-Baghdadi is most likely to be hiding out after his chilling return this week....
12:52, 2019-05-05

New Homeland Security leader Chad Wolf says he will target smuggling organizations' cash flow The newest official to head the Department of Homeland Security plans to shift focus to siphoning off cash flow to the gangs and large criminal organ...
18:44, 2019-11-25

Game industry TV ad spend craters in May There was a huge decrease in gaming industry TV ad spend from April to May, down to an estimated $9.3 million from the previous $29.4 million.Read Mo...
22:44, 2019-06-16

Congress is focusing on video games — how should the industry react? The video game industry must be clear-eyed and strategically prepared to address issues from regulators before they become a hornet’s nest of problem...
00:56, 2019-06-05

Accessibility finally matters to the game industry — but it needs to do better Quality and functional gaming hardware and software will come only from a true inclusion of disabled players at the design and testing stages.Read Mo...
01:16, 2019-10-09

The DeanBeat: A tragic but almost necessary meltdown for the game industry It was a tragic week for the industry. Women in the game industry, fed up with sexual assault, rape, and abuse, named a half-dozen men in the game in...
19:36, 2019-09-06

The DeanBeat: How the game industry can get better at diversity and inclusion Rami Ismail, Sarah Elmaleh, Kate Edwards, Myiriame Lachapelle, and Katie Scott spoke at Gamelab about how to improve diversity and inclusion in gamin...
17:56, 2019-08-02

How 5G will change the game industry and spur innovation Of all the technologies that are coming to affect gaming, 5G is one of the biggest. But it's also in some ways unpredictable in terms of its impact.R...
15:24, 2019-09-22

Fed likely to leave rates alone but signal readiness to cut WASHINGTON (AP) — Jerome Powell has tantalized the financial world with the prospect that the Federal Reserve he leads may soon cut interest rates fo...
18:00, 2019-06-17

Not so white, male and straight: the video games industry is changing BAME and LGBTQ+ representation is above the average for the UK’s creative industries, while the number of women in the games industry is creeping upw...
09:24, 2020-02-19

We’ve been missing a big part of game industry’s digital revolution Enlarge / Data! Pew-pew! (credit: Aurich / Getty / Konami) Fig. 1: A year ago, NPD thought US game m...
12:24, 2019-05-02

The Cottage Industry for Artists Among the 'Game of Thrones' Faithful From illustrations to sculptures, HBO is showing off standout creations by hobbyists and paying professional artists to produce gallery-quality piece...
17:32, 2019-05-06

2019 game industry ad spend: a quieter year The game industry spent an estimated $319.6 million on television ads in 2019 (January 1 through December 8), a 14.68% decrease from the same time pe...
19:28, 2019-12-28

Game streaming’s multi-industry melee is about to begin Almost exactly 10 years ago, I was at GDC participating in a demo of a service I didn’t think could exist: OnLive. The company had promised hig...
10:41, 2019-04-09

Summer slump continues for game industry TV spend Gaming brands just reduced spend for the third month in a row, dropping to an estimated $6.2 million in July from June’s $8.7 million.Read More...
18:12, 2019-08-11

I Love When Video Game Music Is So Good I Forget To Actually Play The Game One of my favorite games of the last several years is Facepalm Games’ The Swapper. I like it for a lot of reasons: it’s got this beautiful stop-motio...
18:16, 2019-07-03

‘Every Game You Like Is Built on the Backs of Workers.’ Video Game Creators Are Burned Out and Desperate for Change Spending on video games and related equipment reached an all-time high last year, with Americans shelling out $42 billion to immerse themselves in vi...
11:20, 2019-06-11

History’s Game Changers: Inside the Video Game Wars — A romp through gaming’s early days Game Changers: Inside the Video Game Wars is a documentary airing soon on the History Channel that captures the great moments of the dawn of video ga...
16:36, 2019-06-07

A beloved video game studio outsold some of October's biggest releases with its first game since being acquired by Microsoft "The Outer Worlds"/Obsidian Entertainment October is usually one of the biggest months of the year for new video game releases, and this year a new r...
14:08, 2019-11-17

PS4, Xbox FREE game ALERT: Download this video game trial this bank Holiday Weekend Ubisoft has a May Bank Holiday treat for PS4, Xbox One, and PC players this weekend. You'll still need PS Plus and Xbox Live, but you can still play ...
07:20, 2019-05-04

Video games set to become a $300 Billion-plus industry by 2025, claim data experts Cloud technologies and development of 5G networks set to help boost the thriving video game industry around the world in the next six years...
13:12, 2019-05-01

Adult Video Star Talks About The Casting Couch In The Anime Industry In a recent episode of late night Japanese TV show Jikkuri Kiitarou (Listen Carefully), adult video star Cocona Yuzuki talks about which entertainmen...
14:00, 2019-06-07

Xbox overthrows Nintendo for most-seen TV ads game industry ramps up spending Xbox has overtaken longtime chart-topper Nintendo for TV ad impressions in the most recent 30 days; its commercials account for almost 60% of the ind...
16:24, 2019-09-28

Game industry’s first mental health event debuts in October The International Gaming Summit on Mental Health will take place on October 9-10 in Toronto, Canada, and it will be the first gaming event on mental ...
15:00, 2019-08-26

Sarah Elmaleh: The game industry can become emotionally aware and collaborative When voice actress Sarah Elmaleh helped Rami Ismail create the GameDev.World online-only game development conference — translated into eight la...
17:04, 2019-07-03

From "Sonic the Hedgehog' to 'The Witcher' video game adaptations are dominating the screen in 2020. Here are 13 other video games being adapted into movies or TV shows. Paramount/Sega Video games have carved out a niche in Hollywood; there are multiple video game adaptations scheduled for release this year, and at le...
15:36, 2020-02-24

National security officials say Trump revealed secret US tactics by describing the raid that killed ISIS leader al-Baghdadi, possibly compromising future operations Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images US President Donald Trump, in a press briefing Sunday, reveled in describing the top-secret US operation in northern Syr...
13:40, 2019-10-28

Austria: Secret video ensnares far-right leader Heinz-Christian Strache has been accused of offering business deals to a woman who claimed to be Russian for helping his party in Austria's 2017 elec...
01:16, 2019-05-18

PlayStation reduces TV ads in November as game industry boosts spend to $62.7 million As the holiday season arrives, the gaming industry as a whole has been increasing its TV ad spend: In November, 13 brands spent an estimated $62.7 mi...
20:12, 2019-12-08

Unsolved Mystery: Which Game Industry Exec Did Joe Biden Just Call A 'Little Creep'? The New York Times published a sprawling interview with Vice President Joe Biden today in which the 2020 presidential candidate calls someone high up...
03:28, 2020-01-18

PlayStation accounts for one-quarter of game industry’s $29.4 million TV ad spend in April PlayStation ramped up its marketing in April and ended the month accounting for 26.9% of all gaming-industry ad spend on national broadcast and cable...
16:32, 2019-05-11

The Game of Thrones effect: Central European film industry on a roll It's the kind of maneuvering that might make the Game of Thrones' shrewdest operator Tyrion Lannister feel right at home....
20:56, 2019-04-11

E-cig industry fractures over looming laws as Big Tobacco plays the long game Smaller e-cig makers and retailers are allying with free-market ideologues, suing governments and appealing directly to the public....
23:28, 2019-10-17

PlayStation leads October’s game industry ad spend, but NFL TV networks are the big winners The game industry's TV ad spend increased in October for the second month in a row, up to an estimated $60.3 million from September’s $39.3 million. ...
18:04, 2019-11-10

Games for Change: How to make the game industry more diverse, accessible, and meaningful Susanna Pollack, president of Games for Change, leads a nonprofit that rewards those who try to make a social impact with games.Read More...
17:12, 2019-06-14

Moscow ‘cannot ignore’ NATO Readiness Initiative, Russian diplomat says An initiative to ensure that NATO forces can respond quickly to any Russian offensive in Eastern Europe is a cause for “grave concern,” according to ...
03:40, 2020-02-11

The Navy just got fighter jets readiness above the level Mattis set — but the work isn't over Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Michael Russell/US Navy Photo via Flickr The Navy says its fighter jets have surpassed the 80% readiness rat...
00:08, 2019-09-27

Rugby World Cup preparations hit bump with concerns over readiness of pitch Yokohama pitch relaid a month out from first matchOrganisers remain confident of ‘optimal conditions’ Rugby union has never been synonymous with lusc...
03:52, 2019-09-03

Frankie Dettori makes light of Enable’s readiness for Eclipse • Dettori says of dual Arc winner: ‘We’re very pleased with her’• Jockey ebullient as British stables clean up at Saint-CloudFrankie Dettori has give...
19:44, 2019-06-30

Austria: Secret Russia video ensnares far-right leader Heinz-Christian Strache has been accused of offering business deals to a woman who claimed to be Russian for helping his party in Austria's 2017 elec...
00:48, 2019-05-18

Conversion therapy leader McKrae Game comes out as gay The founder of one of the nation’s largest conversion therapy programs has announced that he’s gay — and disavowed the “harmfulR...
23:12, 2019-09-03

After Zynga deal, Empires & Puzzles maker is an inspiration for Finnish game industry After Zynga bought Small Giant Games last year for $560 million, the Empires & Puzzles maker became an inspiration for Finnish game industryRead More...
18:04, 2019-11-29

London Venture Partners raises $80 million game industry seed fund London Venture Partners (LVP) has raised an $80 million seed fund to invest in a new generation of game industry startups.Read More...
14:17, 2019-09-25

After game industry failure, Curt Schilling agrees to pay back Rhode Island Schilling poses with the Collector's Edition of 38 Studios' sole release, Kingdoms of Amalur. The long, winding saga of baseball star Curt Schilli...
12:24, 2019-05-02

Marc Staal’s readiness doesn’t guarantee spot in Rangers lineup As long as there are no setbacks, Marc Staal was expecting to be ready to rejoin the Rangers for Thursday night’s game against the Blue Jackets in Co...
09:56, 2019-12-03

Training injuries 'biggest medical threat' to military readiness, researchers say While aging equipment and bureaucracy continue to put a strain on the military’s performance, training injuries are also taking a devastating toll....
01:04, 2019-10-17

Oman says supports Saudi readiness to react to virus impact on oil market Oman's energy minister Mohammed bin Hamad al-Rumhy told Reuters on Monday he fully supported Saudi Arabia's readiness to react to any impact the new ...
08:24, 2020-01-27

Video shows Nxivm cult leader preaching about sex with children Accused Nxivm sex-cult leader Keith Raniere’s teachings to his female followers included discussions of sex with children as young as 12, accor...
21:36, 2019-05-08

Isis leader’s video an attempt to shore up control, say experts Intelligence officials believe Baghdadi is facing growing dissent after series of defeatsThe propaganda video of the Islamic State leader, Abu Bakr a...
12:52, 2019-05-01

ANALYSIS: Conservatives may or may not need a new leader, but they certainly need a revamped ground game Switching leaders won't necessarily fix a rusting Conservative election machine that looks like it needs an overhaul, David Akin argues....
00:04, 2019-10-31

Untitled Goose Game’s success hatches golden eggs for Australia’s gaming industry On a recent trip to Australia, GamesBeat interviewed several developers about the significance of Untitled Goose Game's runaway success.Read More...
15:56, 2020-01-12

Stalled budget talks in Congress already taking toll on military readiness, modernization THE DAMAGE IS BEING DONE: The agreement announced this week to keep funding the government through another continuing resolution for another five wee...
13:16, 2019-11-14

The defense secretary praised the 'readiness' of an attack submarine that hasn't been on a mission since 2015 US Navy/Mass Comm. Specialist 2nd Class Jeffrey M. Richardson Secretary of Defense Mark Esper visited Naval Station Norfolk on Wednesday, where he p...
00:36, 2019-09-26

Security video shows shooting of ex-Red Sox slugger David Ortiz Authorities believe the attempted killing was carried out by two men on a motorcycle and two other groups of people in cars....
21:44, 2019-06-12

Popular video app TikTok is a national security threat, U.S. senators say U.S. Senators Chuck Schumer and Tom Cotton are calling on the U.S. intelligence community to investigate the app....
02:24, 2019-10-26

Security Camera Captures Elf-Like Creature. 30 Million Views For Video A woman was left stunned when she checked her home security cameras on Sunday and found a creature resembling an elf on her driveway....
11:24, 2019-06-11

Pakistan Leader Attacks Journalist During Live TV Debate. Video Is Viral Masroor Ali Siyal of the ruling Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf party attacked fellow panelist and journalist Imtiaz Khan Faran during a live TV show on Mon...
13:36, 2019-06-25

Pentagon releases video of raid that ended in death of ISIS leader The Pentagon released the first government photos and video clips of the nighttime operation on Wednesday....
02:48, 2019-10-31

ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi's last moments as video released of US raid Pentagon chief released aerial footage of the operation by Delta Force which was watched live by Donald Trump...
09:16, 2019-10-31

Pentagon releases dramatic video of raid that killed ISIS leader The footage, shot a military aircraft above Baghdadi’s remote Syrian hideaway shows US Army forces zeroing in on fingers below before unleashing thei...
23:48, 2019-10-30

Game dev union leader: “Dream job” passion “can open us up to exploitation” Enlarge / The logo for the newly formed Campaign to Organize Digital Employees. It's been almost two years now since the launch of Game Workers Unite...
19:28, 2020-01-17

Techno music and hoodies: Service secretaries say change in military culture will boost readiness For Army Secretary Ryan McCarthy, fostering innovation can mean ditching uniforms for casual wear and working while listening to club music at an off...
22:00, 2020-02-21

Video reveals Bengals security confronting Patriots over controversial taping The Patriots got caught in the act. Video obtained by Fox Sports shows a member of Bengals security questioning a member of the Patriots’ video...
21:40, 2019-12-15

Umbo Computer Vision raises $8 million for AI-powered video security Umbo Computer Vision has raised $8 million for an AI video security platform that identifies security incidents such as tailgating and wall-scaling.R...
17:28, 2019-10-08

Biden calls for Sanders to disown ‘doctored’ video on Social Security A long-standing philosophical fissures between the candidatesA Very Stable Genius review: at the court of King DonaldJoe Biden has called for Bernie ...
16:32, 2020-01-19

Video: Iranian security forces reportedly using live rounds on protesters Iranian security forces fired both live ammunition and tear gas to disperse demonstrators protesting against the Islamic Republic's initial denial th...
16:28, 2020-01-13

Video shows man attacking TSA agents at Phoenix airport security checkpoint _____ Newly released surveillance shows the moment a 19-year-old man bum-rushes a security checkpoint and attacks Transportation Security Administrat...
18:20, 2019-06-22

White House may release video of military raid on ISIS leader al-Baghdadi President Trump said his administration is “thinking about” releasing the video of the US military’s raid that took out Islamic Sta...
15:28, 2019-10-28

Nancy Pelosi condemns Mitch McConnell as 'rogue leader in the Senate' – video House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday condemned Mitch McConnell as a 'rogue leader in the Senate' after the House majority leader dared Democrats to...
19:08, 2019-12-19

'The future has won,' says Spain's Socialist party leader after election victory – video report Spanish prime minister Pedro Sánchez looks set to regain power after his Socialist party overcame a historic challenge by rightwing nationalists in t...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Amazon's wildly popular video game streaming service, Twitch, is no longer the biggest game in town: These are all the stars who have signed exclusivity deals with the competition (MSFT, AMZN, GOOGL) YouTube/Tyler Blevins Amazon owns and operates Twitch, the biggest live video streaming service in the world. Starting in August 2019, Twitch's most ...
22:44, 2020-01-14

Alex Morgan is still training and ripping shots while 7 months pregnant, and it may point to her readiness for the upcoming Olympics Ira L. Black - Corbis / Getty Images Alex Morgan is still finding the back of the net at seven months pregnant. Videos posted on social media show th...
19:04, 2020-02-05

US spies detected Iranian ballistic missiles at a heightened state of readiness following the assassination of Qassem Soleimani AP Photo/Ebrahim Noroozi As US tension with Iran escalated following the US airstrike in Iraq that killed a top Iranian general, President Donald Tru...
18:16, 2020-01-05

Smart TV hackers, video doorbell security, AirPods as hearing aids and more: Tech Q&A Each week, I receive tons of questions from my listeners about tech concerns, new products, and all things digital....
14:36, 2020-01-05

Video: Iranian security forces reportedly using live ammunition to disperse protesters Iranian security forces fired both live ammunition and tear gas to disperse demonstrators protesting against the Islamic Republic's initial denial th...
11:24, 2020-01-13

Liberals post video of Scheer sitting during ‘O Canada’; Tory leader says they politicized anthem Andrew Scheer alleged that the Liberals used Canada's national anthem for a "political statement" when asked why he had remained seated while MPs san...
21:20, 2019-10-16

'The bill is dead': Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam speaks after mass protests – video Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said an extradition bill that sparked the territory's biggest political crisis in decades was 'dead', admitting that the ...
14:00, 2019-07-09

Foiled prison escape for Brazilian gang leader who tried to sneak out dressed as daughter – video A Brazilian inmate has been caught trying to escape from prison by pretending to be his teenage daughter when she visited him behind bars. Gang leade...
16:00, 2019-08-05

Iraqi security forces open fire on protesters in fatal clashes in Baghdad – video Clashes have erupted in Iraq's capital as security personnel fired live rounds and used water cannon to dispel thousands of demonstrators who defied ...
18:40, 2019-11-04

#ShoppingWhileBlack: Video Shows Store Owner Harassing, Calling Security on Black Boys When a South Carolina store owner called security and threatened to notify police on a group of black men for talking too loud, putting their negro h...
20:36, 2019-06-16

SHOCK VIDEO: Drivers pinch armfuls of cash after security truck spills £90,000 on motorway DRIVERS have been filmed shamelessly scooping up armfuls of cash off a busy motorway after a security van spilled its contents....
19:20, 2019-07-10

New video shows Delta Force operators swarming ISIS leader al-Baghdadi's compound in Syria Defense Department The US military released video of the Special Forces raid against ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi on Saturday in northwest Syria....
22:56, 2019-10-30

Wild video shows a gang leader attempt a prison escape dressed up as his 19-year-old daughter People have always been fascinated by prisons, which is why it’s no surprise that Hollywood has been obsessed with the genre for decades now. F...
02:00, 2019-08-06

Joe Biden accused Bernie Sanders of releasing a 'doctored video' to attack him on Social Security cuts Shannon Stapleton/Reuters Former Vice President Joe Biden has accused his fellow 2020 Democratic candidate Bernie Sanders of releasing a "doctored vi...
05:36, 2020-01-19

Blame game as battle lines are drawn in race to succeed Jeremy Corbyn as Labour leader Labour's worst result since 1935, with 'red wall' across North and Midlands reduced to rubble Follow our live updates of the election here...
12:04, 2019-12-13

Video evidence appears to show Iranian security forces 'shooting to kill' protesters after demonstrations broke out, UN says Reuters Iranian security forces have shot at protesters from helicopters and a rooftop and have aimed at peoples' heads in using "severe violence" to...
02:40, 2019-12-07

Facebook is the latest to pull out of a major industry conference as coronavirus fears batter travel industry The coronavirus has caused the cancellation or postponement of more than 24 trade exhibitions and conferences including Mobile World Congress (MWC), ...
17:00, 2020-02-21

CULTIVATED: Inside the cannabis industry's meltdown, teen use creeps up in legal states, and an exclusive look at industry salaries REUTERS/Carlos Osorio Welcome to Cultivated, our weekly newsletter where we're bringing you an inside look at the deals, trends, and personalities dr...
19:32, 2019-11-15

Only 18% of the trucking industry's governing boards are women and Morgan Stanley just highlighted it as a potential industry risk (SNDR, KNX) Rebecca Cook/Reuters The governing boards of trucking companies have "generally low" gender diversity, according to a new Morgan Stanley report. That...
01:08, 2020-01-09

Apple just struck a deal with Genius to add a new video series to Apple Music, in yet another sign that the tech giant wants to be a force in the entertainment industry (AAPL) AP Photo/Jeff Chiu Genius' video series "Verified" is coming to Apple Music, a move that signals the tech giant is deepening its presence in the ente...
23:52, 2020-02-04

Amber Rudd accuses ERG of 'whiff of sexism' over readiness to back Boris Johnson but not Theresa May Former minister hinted that Mrs May was treated differently to Mr Johnson because she is a woman...
16:24, 2019-10-15

Iron Maiden sue video game company for $2m over Ion Maiden game Band argue that game ‘is attempting to trade off on Iron Maiden’s notoriety’ and is confusing customersIron Maiden are suing video game company 3D Re...
12:20, 2019-05-30

Donald Trump blasts impeachment leader 'a sick man' after new video raises further questions over Ukraine He is accused of withholding military aid from Ukraine as leverage to pressure its president Volodymyr Zelensky to probe Joe Biden, his rival in the ...
17:00, 2020-01-26

An Ode To Video Game Pockets Hi Kotaku! It’s Ben, Narelle, and Peter back as your guest writers for the weekend....
16:20, 2019-08-24

‘Neo Cab’: Video game noir at its best Mercurial characters? Check. Moral compromises? Check. Emotionally nuanced endings? Check....
15:44, 2019-10-04

’Neo Cab’: Video game noir at its best Mercurial characters? Check. Moral compromises? Check. Emotionally nuanced endings? Check....
15:24, 2019-10-04

These Are My Settings For Every Video Game I started playing a new video game yesterday: Ghost Recon Breakpoint. But It might as well have been any other console game, in terms of how I set up...
18:08, 2019-10-01

Our First Look At The New Avengers Video Game You know what’s weird: how we haven’t had big blockbuster video games based on The Avengers. That’s changing now, though, with the reveal tonight of....
04:24, 2019-06-11

Why is video game slo-mo so frequently a no-go? Every Friday, A.V. Club staffers kick off our weekly open thread for the discussion of gaming plans and recent gaming glories, but of course, the rea...
07:04, 2019-06-21

The Best Video Game Art Of 2019* Ah, it’s June, which means it’s time once more for Into The Pixel, an annual event held alongside E3 that celebrates some of the best work being done...
03:44, 2019-06-05

Mesut Ozil and Sead Kolasinac: Arsenal stars will miss game due to 'security incidents', club says Arsenal stars Mesut Ozil and Sead Kolasinac, will not play the first match of the Premier League season due to "further security incidents", the foot...
19:44, 2019-08-09

What’s Your Favorite Video Game Soundtrack? Whenever I got a new Sega Genesis game, I used to plug in the earphones to the console’s headphone jack to play it. I felt an invisible bubble form a...
23:28, 2019-11-30

Video game streaming: is it worth it? Microsoft, Google and several others are vying to be the ‘Netflix of video games’, but what advantages are on offer for players?Streaming video games...
16:08, 2019-07-26

What's Your Weirdest Video Game Ritual? Do you have any bizarre rituals that you always perform in a video game, no matter what? This week on Kotaku Splitscreen, we discuss that question an...
00:12, 2019-09-20

The DeanBeat: What does video game history mean to you? Dean Takahashi is writing volume two of the Ultimate History of Video Games with co-author Steven Kent. What should it say?Read More...
18:04, 2019-11-15

I Described 47 Video Game Box Covers From Memory My friend Alex Jaffe sent me a list of 47 video game titles. Without looking at the list, I stepped in front of a camera. Our producer CJ read the li...
18:52, 2019-08-17

Classic Video Game Cutscenes Look Better In HD (Sometimes) Last week, YouTube user ClassiCinematics completed a month-long amateur remaster of all the cutscenes in Westwood Studios’ classic real-time strategy...
22:24, 2019-07-09

Mourning the end of the video game rental era Enlarge / This image, like game rentals as a whole, is now a relic of a bygone era. On Monday, Redbox confirmed to The Verge that it was "permanently...
13:04, 2019-12-11

What Are Your Video Game Resolutions for 2020? The year is ending and a new decade is upon us, which means a chance to reinvent ourselves and embark on new adventures. It also means more video gam...
18:32, 2019-12-27

Some Of The Best Video Game Screenshots Of 2019 One of my favourite end-of-year treats in this job is getting to see all the amazing screenshots that Andy Cull puts together for his annual collecti...
23:44, 2019-12-19

Video Game Delays Cause More Crunch These days, most video game fans are sympathetic to delays. They recognize that more time makes for better games, and that game development is too co...
19:16, 2020-01-17

Cats Is Getting Patched Like A Video Game Something very weird is happening. The Hollywood Reporter is reporting that the recently released Cats film is being updated, only a few days after i...
17:44, 2019-12-22

What Video Game Level Have You Played The Most? A great level is like a warm bowl of mac and cheese. You can come back to it whenever you need to feel good and happy. Without thinking you can load ...
20:32, 2020-01-26

There's Going To Be A Blair Witch Video Game Back in 1999, we all thought that the Blair Witch Project was real and we definitely didn’t think about video game tie-ins. But that’s what we have. ...
23:08, 2019-06-09

Our Video Game Predictions For 2020 What will 2020 bring to the world of video games? Here at Kotaku Splitscreen, we have answers. Well... we have guesses. Same thing, right?...
19:40, 2020-01-09

E3 2019: all the video game news so far With day two of the E3 video game conference about to begin, here are the biggest stories from Microsoft’s Xbox conference, Bethesda and moreWe are i...
18:52, 2019-06-10

Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer resigns, vows to stay on until new leader chosen Tory sources tell Global News Scheer used party funds to pay for his children's private schooling....
19:52, 2019-12-12

Bloc Québécois leader calls on feds to let exiled Catalan leader enter Canada Bloc Leader Yves-François Blanchet says there is no good reason exiled Catalan separatist leader Carles Puigdemont hasn't been able to enter Canada....
19:56, 2019-10-17

If You're Gifting a Video Game System, Set It up Now, Not Christmas Day I assumed this tip was old news, but I’ve seen a ton of tweets going around that make me feel like a number of holiday gift-givers still don’t know t...
22:36, 2019-12-23

Video Game Consoles Won't Get Pricier In America, At Least For Now A 10 percent tax on video game consoles and other consumer electronics has been delayed until December 15, the Office of the United States Trade Repr...
21:28, 2019-08-13

Video game 'Legends' do battle for $1 million Two teams of young video gamers from Europe and China will do virtual battle on Sunday - and there's more than $1 million at stake....
19:56, 2019-11-08

'Fortnite' was the most important video game of this decade, and it will be for the next one too "Fortnite"/Epic Games "Fortnite" has inspired a cultural phenomenon beyond that of most any other recent video game, with more than 250 million playe...
16:20, 2019-12-29

Gloomhaven's Video Game Version Is, So Far, Just Fine Gloomhaven, the biggest board game (both literally and figuratively) in years, is coming to the PC, and is currently playable in a limited form as pa...
04:08, 2019-07-26

Look At This Extremely Nice Video Game Latrine While playing State of Decay 2's new Heartland expansion—a game I find interesting, even if I don’t particularly enjoy it—I noticed something dur...
19:36, 2019-06-14

The Biggest Video Game Disappointments Of 2019 We had such high hopes for 2019, and then it happened. Sure, there was good stuff, but there were some downers, and that’s what we’re talking about t...
23:00, 2019-12-20

How video game engines help create smarter AI At VentureBeat's Transform 2019 conference, game engine maker Unity Technologies talked about how video games can help advance AI research.Read More...
06:28, 2019-07-16

Why Video Game Headshots Will Always Be Popular—And Unsettling Like a lot of people who play video games, I have spent decades aiming at digital heads. I have also spent a considerable amount of time during those...
20:36, 2019-08-02

'I am Jesus Christ' video game causes stir A yet-to-be-launched New Testament-inspired video game that lets gamers play as Jesus Christ is causing a stir....
18:04, 2019-12-09

Long live the video game content war On Saturday, June 8th, the first of the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) livestreams began. Away from the hustle and bustle of the show floor, thes...
19:08, 2019-06-19

England's 1,000th game: a look back at some of the first 999 – video England will become the first international team to play 1,000 matches when they play Montenegro on Thursday. Here's a look back at memorable moments...
12:24, 2019-11-14

How To Cover Video Game News When Everything's A Mess Last weekend, I immersed myself in the sights and sounds of a busy convention floor at BlizzCon in Anaheim, California. It was work—interviews, hands...
18:16, 2019-11-08

Marvel's Avengers: can the new video game win over the faithful? The Avengers video game has just been unveiled – and has proved controversial, thanks to redesigned characters and a trailer that looked more like a ...
11:36, 2019-07-01

Video Game Fashion Disasters Of The Decade Video game clothes are usually either very good—like every single thing Bayonetta wears, or all of Jesse Faden’s boss bitch suits in Control—or they ...
19:16, 2019-12-27

It’s A Video Game Streaming Station In A Suitcase GAEMS makes travel cases with built-in speakers and screens for console gaming on the go. Launched last week, the $700 Guardian Pro XP is GAEMS’ most...
16:24, 2019-08-05

Samurai Jack Gets Its First Video Game In Over A Decade Samurai Jack, the popular Cartoon Network series that recently received a much-needed conclusion on Adult Swim, gets its first new video game adaptat...
20:12, 2020-02-25

The First Video Game Convention Hosted Entirely On Steam Video game conventions have their upsides; you get to play all the latest games and meet people who are interested in the same stuff as you. But big ...
22:56, 2019-05-10

Video Game Makers Want to Get Players Off the Couch Developers are offering a physical twist to keep traditional fans interested and draw new ones who are bored with their workouts....
20:48, 2020-02-17

Video game add-ons should be banned for under-18s, report warns Video game add-ons risk turning a generation of kids into gambling addicts, a public health non-profit has warned....
17:28, 2019-12-20

Video Game Characters Are Terrible At Archery Video game characters love their bows and arrows, but I hate to be the bearer of bad news—almost all of them are terrible at archery. As an archer my...
20:12, 2019-07-23

We Keep Having The Same Video Game Arguments And It's Driving Me Bonkers In a 2016 interview, Escape From Tarkov designer Pavel Dyatlov said women weren’t in the game because they ”can’t handle that amount of stress.” Afte...
22:20, 2020-01-15

The vampire video game that sinks its teeth into the 1% Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines 2 mixes sex and the shadow economy in a fiercely political horror fantasyVampires have stood for many things ove...
08:24, 2020-02-21

AdColony: 89% of mobile app and game publishers use video ads Mobile marketing firm AdColony said in a report that 89% of mobile game publishers use some form of videos ads to market their games.Read More...
21:00, 2020-02-12

The 10 most beautiful video game consoles of all time The pastel-hued Nintendo Switch Lite, out in September, is far from the only beautiful console in video game history. These 10 were much more than un...
11:04, 2019-07-17

I'm Back To Watching Video Game YouTube For Fun: Here's What I Liked Life has been a little stressful lately. At first, that pushed me to turn to video games for escapism⁠—something I’d not really done before. This wee...
18:12, 2019-08-09

Someone Is Making A Dexter's Lab Video Game In Dreams Dexter’s Laboratory, a popular Cartoon Network show from back in the 90s, is getting turned into a video game thanks to a skilled Dreams creator....
22:36, 2019-05-18

Video game cheaters get a taste of their own medicine Respawn, the studio behind Apex Legends, is beefing up anti-cheat software, actively seeking out cheaters and auto-banning players before they even g...
20:56, 2019-07-18

The Year In Video Game Skies, 2019 Despite video games’ best efforts to make me spend my time staring down at the floor and picking up random junk, I keep looking up to the skies above...
21:48, 2019-12-26

You Can Finally See Some Gameplay From The Avengers Video Game Aside from a quickly-squashed leak, it hasn’t been possible to see the E3 2019 gameplay demo for Crystal Dynamics’ upcoming Marvels’ Avengers game. T...
12:56, 2019-08-20

China's new video game rules for children The latest move to curb video game addiction also includes spending limits on gaming accounts....
16:20, 2019-11-07

NPD: Video game business is still growing despite disruption The NPD Group is expecting more growth for the gaming business by the end of 2019 even as the industry transitions how people spend money on games.Re...
20:52, 2019-09-20

Nothing says “best video game buds” like being an absolute pain in the ass Every Friday, A.V. Club staffers kick off our weekly open thread for the discussion of gaming plans and recent gaming glories, but of course, the rea...
07:36, 2020-02-14

‘Regional security and integration’ in Central Africa under threat, Security Council warned Recurrent and often deadly clashes between pastoralists and farmers in several countries in Central Africa continue to cause “serious concern”, threa...
00:24, 2019-06-05

Somalia security remains a concern, head of UN Mission warns Security Council Despite “encouraging” developments, insecurity across Somalia remains a serious concern, James Swan, head of the UN Mission in Somalia (UNSOM), warne...
20:12, 2019-08-21

White supremacy a leading domestic security threat: Department of Homeland Security The Trump administration has rolled out a new strategy which names violent white supremacists as a leading domestic security threat....
21:44, 2019-09-20

Some progress made towards security in Mali, but still a long way to go, Security Council hears Some progress has been made towards restoring peace and stability in Mali as outlined in a fragile 2015 peace deal, yet sustainable peace development...
19:32, 2019-10-08

Google Cloud gets new security smarts across data encryption, network security, and more At Google Cloud Next UK '19, Google unveiled a number of notable new tools as the internet giant doubles down on enterprise security across the cloud...
10:40, 2019-11-20

Violent white supremacists a leading domestic security threat: Department of Homeland Security The Trump administration has rolled out a new strategy which names violent white supremacists as a leading domestic security threat....
22:36, 2019-09-20

‘Real change’ involving women in peace and security, still too slow, Guterres tells Security Council The Women, Peace and Security agenda must continue to be “one of the top priorities of the United Nations”, Secretary-General António Guterres told t...
18:16, 2019-10-29

The full review of Codemasters F1 2019 video game Codemasters marks its 10th anniversary of making Formula 1 games with its most densely-packed and detailed edition in the franchise so far...
18:28, 2019-06-25

Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker Is A Lot Like A Video Game The new Star Wars movie is full of fetch quests and clearly went through some sort of development hell. Sounds a lot like a video game! On this SPOIL...
18:04, 2019-12-25

The best-selling video game of every year, from 1995 to 2019 "The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time"/Nintendo From the early days of arcades, video games have grown into a multibillion-dollar industry. The most ...
14:20, 2019-12-25

Blair Witch is back, and this time it's a video game For this trailer to work, pretend you didn’t read that headline and imagine it’s just some spooky-looking teaser for a video game. You’ve got trees, ...
23:52, 2019-06-09

The Year In Tiny Video Game Text, 2019 Games are cheaper than ever, but the three cataract surgeries I paid for this year in order to read the words in them has made the hobby itself way m...
21:32, 2019-12-27

'Reinventing the game': Djokovic and Federer on the next generation – video Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer have spoken about the challenge of staying ahead of new tennis stars like Alexander Zverev and Daniil Medvedev. Tenn...
22:08, 2019-11-09

John Wick to become a video game, as if it wasn't kind of one already As avowed fans of the John Wick franchise of media properties—in which a man wears a suit so well that it makes him borderline invincible to entire c...
01:40, 2019-05-09

Atari is planning video game-themed hotels. Here's a first look and what we know Gaming pioneer Atari plans to open multiple video game hotels across the country. The first will be in downtown Phoenix.     ...
15:56, 2020-01-28

AMC's first video game is an intentionally boring flight simulator Airplanes are the worst. They’re loud, full of babies and germs, and despite being the safest way to travel, terrifying. No doubt, there’s something ...
20:44, 2019-11-11

Can this video game train your brain to crave less sugar? There could be a digital antidote to the “sedentary lifestyle” endangering the health of the touch-screen generation. Playing a new “brai...
22:16, 2019-05-08

More Dramatic Readings Of Video Game Patch Notes, Please We’ve all been there: Your favorite game drops a big update, and you’re desperate to find out what’s changed. Then you slam face-first into the wall ...
01:20, 2019-10-10

A New Video Game Tests Whether You Can Survive the Climate Apocalypse If we fail to stop climate change, the world will be screwed. Like thousands will die, hundreds of millions will be displaced screwed. The actions so...
19:16, 2019-10-25

Tinder’s apocalyptic video game is actually a fun way to spend five minutes On Sunday nights, the dating app lets you play a new choose-your-own-adventure game about a comet headed for Earth....
14:40, 2019-10-06

The one video game my kids played all year long Enlarge I was cooking this weekend when my eight-year-old son looked up from the couch, where he was listening to the Stardew Valley game soundtrack ...
19:04, 2019-12-30

Square Enix's 'Avengers' video game to be presented at E3 Marvel and publisher Square Enix have announced that the long-in-development "Avengers" video game will be showcased at the upcoming 2019 Electronic ...
20:04, 2019-05-29

How UT Austin is modernizing its video game design program The video game industry changes all of the time, and so UT Austin is trying to change how it teaches video game design as well.Read More...
21:08, 2020-01-04

Ms. Marvel Gets The Team Back Together In The Avengers Video Game The first trailer for Square Enix’s upcoming Avengers game featured a female narrator that many fans thought sounded a lot like Inhuman fangirl Kamal...
23:52, 2019-10-04

Former Fire Emblem ROM Hack Becomes Brand New Video Game Once upon a time, there was a ROM hack for Fire Emblem called Midnight Sun. It was cancelled in 2017, but is now back, having spent the intervening y...
01:24, 2019-11-28

Turning the John Wick movies into a video game The game, John Wick Hex, translates the film's fast paced combat into a top-down strategy game....
01:28, 2019-10-08

The Forgotten Video Game Memories Hiding In Our Brains The mind is a mysterious vessel full of things we know and, weirdly, things we’ve forgotten. My brain was cruising along as usual on Wednesday until ...
19:24, 2019-06-07

The First And Only King Of The Hill Video Game Came Out 19 Years Ago And It's Boring King of The Hill was on for from 1997 to 2010, aired over 250 episodes, won two Emmy awards and has been called one of the best-animated shows of all...
20:20, 2019-06-29

Remembering Christmas Time Video Game Commercials Christmas is almost here and so this is a time when many of us gather around and do certain things we feel are traditions. Maybe you watch a particul...
22:48, 2019-12-22

How a video game helped me reclaim my body after having a baby Pregnancy, birth and looking after your child put a huge strain on your body – Nintendo’s Ring Fit can help you reclaim itWhile celebrities and Insta...
09:04, 2019-11-14

Dad accused of killing newborn after losing video game Police say a Kentucky dad fatally punched his newborn son after losing a video game. Anthony Trice, 26, was home with his 1-month-old boy Friday in L...
00:36, 2019-05-07

Google Stadia Wants You to Replace Your Video Game Console. Don’t. The search giant’s new console-free gaming service is a neat concept. But there are bugs and too many unknowns....
18:20, 2019-11-18

Table Manners, A Video Game About Very Bad Tinder Dates This is Table Manners, a video game in which you sit down across from your date, pour them a glass of wine, thrust fish in their face, spill food all...
01:36, 2019-12-09

How This Teen Saved a Life by Playing a Video Game For his compassion and empathy, 14-year-old Reilly Howard will be recognized by his town of East Hampton, Connecticut....
21:24, 2019-10-15

Microsoft looks to detect sex predators in video game chats REDMOND, Wash. — Microsoft says it has developed a technique to detect online predators who try to groom children for sexual purposes using the chat ...
00:12, 2020-01-10

'Ghostbusters: The Video Game' getting remastered for PS4, Switch, Xbox and PC "Ghostbusters: The Video Game," which was orginally released in 2009, is being remastered for the PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One and PC thr...
18:20, 2019-05-30

Playdate: A new handheld video game system announced Developer Panic has announced a new handheld video game system that will come with 12 games named Playdate....
18:04, 2019-05-23

Box Office: What ‘Sonic’ Needs To Become Biggest Video Game Movie Ever Sonic the Hedgehog is just the fifth video game adaptation to ever cross the $100 million mark at U. S. theaters....
16:36, 2020-02-25

Man Takes Over Airport Monitor To Play Video Game. Then... The man, travelling from Oregon's Portland International Airport, was caught playing Apex Legends on the airport information monitor....
11:28, 2020-01-21

It is now time to appreciate Toonami's enduring video game reviews The Toonami programming block’s been a staple in action-oriented animation since 1997, when Space Ghost: Coast to Coast co-star Moltar (R.I.P.) hoste...
21:08, 2019-09-30

YouTube Is Relaxing Its Rules Against Video Game Violence In a “Policy enforcement update” posted earlier today, YouTube announced a series of changes coming to the site’s content moderation, most of them ce...
01:00, 2019-12-03

Scientists Develop Video Game That Can Be Controlled By The Mind Researchers in Switzerland have developed a technology which allows people to play video games using only their minds....
09:08, 2019-08-01

A Lot Of Terrible Video Game Characters Wear Sunglasses For today’s video, I tried to think of as many sunglasses-wearing video game characters as I could. Immediately Cool Spot, Rash from Battletoads, and...
18:48, 2019-08-10

Fantasy Flight's Video Game Studio Is Closing In 2017 Fantasy Flight, a juggernaut in the board game world thanks to stuff like Game of Thrones and Star Wars, opened a video game studio. Barely t...
01:32, 2020-01-08

Video Game Characters As Horrific Rubber Ducks There is a line of toys called Tubbz that consists of rubber ducks cosplaying as video game and pop culture characters. Today Numskull Designs announ...
16:00, 2020-02-07

Ghostbusters: The Video Game gets a remaster from Saber Interactive The Ghostbusters video game from 2009 is getting a remaster that will come out for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, and PC. It will release later thi...
18:52, 2019-05-30

RedBox Is Ending Its Video Game Rentals, And I'll Miss Them A Lot There’s a small stall that occupies approximately 10 square feet of the sprawling, glass-roofed warehouse where I buy my groceries. Inside are a hand...
20:36, 2019-12-10

Control pre-E3 hands-on: The modern-day X-Men video game we’ve always wanted Enlarge / One of the game's deformed monsters. (credit: Remedy Entertainment) SANTA MONICA, Calif.—For nearly 20 years, Remedy Entertainment has pu...
11:28, 2019-06-04

Video: Early impressions of F1 2019 game, including first look at F2 F1 2019 will release next month during Formula 1's Austrian Grand Prix weekend, and Autosport was among the first to play a preview version of the ga...
10:28, 2019-05-03

Telling Lies Is a Great Video Game—Or Is It a Movie? The new "full-motion" game 'Telling Lies'—in which you're the main character—casts brilliant actors in a thrilling race against time....
16:16, 2019-08-27

Video Game Cameras Are Complicated And Easy To Screw Up The latest Game Maker’s Toolkit video is all about video game cameras and how developers can use them to help make gameplay more challenging, to scar...
17:32, 2019-05-12

If You Love Netflix’s The Witcher, Try the Video Game it’s Based On Netflix’s fantasy epic The Witcher is an enchanting mix of European folktales, Xena-era action/adventure, and courtly intrigue. The show is com...
18:24, 2020-01-09

'John Wick' video game 'Hex' coming to consoles, PC Publisher Good Shepherd Entertainment, in partnership with Lionsgate, has announced a new "John Wick" video game in development for consoles and PC....
16:24, 2019-05-09

30 Years Of Driving Around The Same Video Game Race Track Silverstone has been home to the British Grand Prix for most of the race’s history, meaning there are over 30 year’s worth of games that let you driv...
02:32, 2019-05-24

Boy, 12, arrested for knife thrown after video game argument WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Authorities say a 12-year-old boy has been arrested after throwing a knife at a 9-year-old boy when they got into an argument wh...
16:36, 2019-05-06

Gareth Southgate: 'Whoever plays us knows they're in for a tough game' – video England finished their Euro 2020 qualifying campaign with a less than convincing victory over Kosovo, despite the heavy scoreline it wasn't until the...
23:52, 2019-11-17

Man who hit baby after losing video game charged with murder LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Police say a Kentucky man who punched his 1-month-old son in the head after losing a video game has been charged with murder. ...
16:36, 2019-05-06

Should We Care About Video Game Companies Collecting Our Data? Video games often ask us to share our data with the developers. Sometimes, games and other apps bury this question in a long privacy policy that you ...
22:40, 2019-05-16

Disco Elysium review – video game as first-person novel (ZA/UM; PC)You inhabit the mind of a hungover detective trying to solve a mysterious murder in this game of secret dice rollsDisco Elysium establishe...
09:00, 2019-11-04

I Miss Cheesy Video Game Voice Acting The decade is coming to a close, year and years of forward progress in design and production having transformed games as we know them. Professional a...
00:48, 2019-12-06

This pug is working as a voice actor for next ‘Halo’ video game The snorts and grunting on the upcoming “Halo” game might sound extraterrestrial, but they’re really just the sounds of a very happ...
20:28, 2019-10-01

We Quiz Borderlands 3's Art Director On Video Game Screenshots Here’s another dispatch from Tim Rogers at E3 2019. This time, Tim sat down (or kneeled down in this case) with Borderlands 3 art director Scott Kes...
00:08, 2019-06-20

‘Jeopardy!’ isn’t James Holzhauer’s first game show win: vintage video This isn’t the first time “Jeopardy!” phenom James Holzhauer has caused a stir in the game-show world — he won nearly $60,000 during a 2014 stint on ...
12:24, 2019-05-02

MWM Interactive moves beyond virtual reality to video game publishing MWM Interactive, the interactive entertainment division of media and entertainment company MWM, is announcing it is moving into video game publishing...
19:00, 2019-09-04

DeepMind AI thrashes human professionals at video game StarCraft II DeepMind has built a StarCraft II-playing AI called AlphaStar. It beat professional human players 10-0...
21:04, 2019-04-11

'Cuphead': Netflix to adapt video game as animated series "The Cuphead Show," a new TV series based on the Studio MDHR game "Cuphead," will expand on the game's characters and world....
17:36, 2019-07-09

This Month Shows Off Excellent New Anime And Video Game Figures Over the weekend, the Wonder Festival figure expo got underway in Chiba, Japan. There were lots of cool figurines and statues on display. Some were m...
12:36, 2020-02-12

The DeanBeat: The gray areas of video game violence and addiction The game industry has focused on countering renewed claims that violent games cause violence, but they should be worried about the gray areas.Read Mo...
18:04, 2019-08-16

New Zealand bans video game that seems to glorify mass shooting WELLINGTON – New Zealand’s Chief Censor said on Thursday he had banned a video game that appeared to glorify the mass shooting in Christchurch ...
15:56, 2019-10-31

Walmart pulls video game ads — but not guns — after El Paso shooting Violent video games are sold throughout the world, but no nation sees more mass shootings each year than the United States....
17:48, 2019-08-09

Police release video, search for brawlers at kids’ game LAKEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Colorado authorities say they are investigating a fist fight between adults over a teenage umpire’s calls during a youth...
19:20, 2019-06-19

Dad builds Nintendo video game controller for disabled girl A video of Rory Steel's nine-year-old daughter Ava using the device has had more than 800,000 views....
15:56, 2020-01-20

1 teen dead, 1 jailed after clash over video game controller LITHIA SPRINGS, Ga. (AP) — Authorities in Georgia say one teen has been accused of killing another after they argued about a video game controller. D...
20:08, 2019-06-12

Seeing A Video Game Instruction Manual In 2019 Makes Me So Happy No matter how good or bad sexy pinball game Senran Kagura Peach Ball turns out, I will always remember it for the kindness of providing me a tiny man...
19:36, 2019-07-02

In 1999, video game writing hit a high-water mark Every Friday, A.V. Club staffers kick off our weekly open thread for the discussion of gaming plans and recent gaming glories, but of course, the rea...
09:32, 2019-08-09

Walmart removes violent video game display after 2 shootings Walmart is removing violent video game displays and signs from its stores nationwide, but its policy on gun sales remains unchanged. Following shooti...
20:16, 2019-08-09

What in the holy hell is up with this trailer for an I Am Jesus Christ video game? There have been Christian video games for nearly as long as there have been video games, with devout parents desperately trying to keep the devil at ...
22:00, 2019-12-07

Google announces video game streaming service to let you play anywhere Google announces a streaming service that will allow people to play video games in 4K in their browser – provided they have a good internet connectio...
10:43, 2019-04-09

‘Sonic’ Box Office: How A Delay In China Impacts The Video Game Hit 'Sonic The Hedgehog' is, thus far, the rare "big" video game movie to earn more in North America than overseas....
22:00, 2020-02-25

Box Office: What ‘Sonic’ Needs To Become Highest Grossing Video Game Movie Ever Sonic the Hedgehog is just the fifth video game adaptation to ever cross the $100 million mark at U. S. theaters....
16:00, 2020-02-25

Ricciardo prefers COTA bumps to 'video game' F1 tracks The bumpy Austin track has been defended by several Formula 1 drivers at the United States Grand Prix, including Daniel Ricciardo saying "perfect" ci...
13:12, 2019-11-02

The Video Game Version Of Paranoia Makes Betraying Your Teammates Fun Paranoia is the ultimate backstabbing tabletop role-playing game. Created in 1984 by Greg Costikyan, Dan Gelber, and Eric Goldberg, the game is set i...
01:08, 2019-12-10

Quick Question: What Carmaker and Video Game Company Share a Name? I know usually these Quick Questions are deep-thought exercises designed to expand your mind into new, uncharted directions, today’s Quick Question i...
21:12, 2019-05-31

How a video game community filled my nephew's final days with joy My teenage nephew’s life was short and difficult, but the players and developers of Elite Dangerous came together to bring unexpected happiness to hi...
14:00, 2019-07-04

Video: Slay the Spire is a friendly game of death, but it was hard to get it right Video directed by Justin Wolfson, edited by John Cappello. Click here for transcript. Normally, we devote our "War Stories" videos to established a...
17:36, 2019-05-02

Video game addiction is officially a mental health disorder Experts are finally recognizing what parents of “Fortnight” fans have long feared. The World Health Organization has officially added vid...
16:24, 2019-05-28

Deciding Whether To Restart A Video Game Is My Latest Debilitating Crisis Sometimes, life presents you with a choice that you just know is going to Change Everything. It’s in these moments that we must take decisive action,...
18:24, 2019-05-31

The Analogue Pocket might be the perfect portable video game system Very few modern tech companies have executed on their mission as consistently, and at such a high level of quality as Analogue. Analogue’s obse...
17:40, 2019-10-16

20 Years Ago, Mission Hill Had A Perfect Video Game Episode Video games appear in TV shows and movies all the time. Usually, they are just small background elements. A character playing a shooter on their PC o...
17:56, 2020-01-12

Video: Why Codemasters kept F1 2019 game driver transfers secret After much-anticipation, the latest Formula 1 game was released this week with a host of new features and scenarios - including the surprise addition...
20:12, 2019-06-27

Dear video game players, please figure out how food works The incredibly broad group of people who like playing video games, dubbed “gamers” by corporations eager to create a catchy marketing shorthand, are ...
18:08, 2019-12-12

Watch: 'Blair Witch' goes interactive in new video game trailer Lionsgate Games and developer Bloober Team have released a new gameplay trailer for horror video game "Blair Witch," based on the film franchise of t...
18:20, 2019-07-29

Video game-themed Atari Hotel coming to Arizona PHOENIX (KPNX) — Atari announced it would break ground on a video game-themed hotel in Phoenix later this year. The hotel will be the first of its ki...
18:44, 2020-01-28

Video game firms pledge to go green at UN climate summit UNITED NATIONS — Gaming is going green — and some of the biggest game companies hope players will, too. The companies behind PlayStation, Xbox, Angry...
20:44, 2019-09-24

Video Game Companies Vow Action On Climate Change, But Critics Say They Need To Do More Within a couple generations, after climate change has more visibly ravaged the Earth, the easiest way for humanity to interact with lush forests and ...
00:08, 2019-09-25

Video game addiction now classified as mental health disorder TUCSON – Whether it is Madden, Mario or Fortnite, it is pretty typical for kids to play some kind of video game. Last week, the World Health Or...
15:12, 2019-06-06

Facebook’s rewarded video and playable ads are taking off for game publishers Facebook said that game publishers and developers are increasingly monetizing their mobile games with Facebook Audience Network, which grew 50% last ...
16:56, 2019-05-29

'It's a new golden age': Radio 3 launches video game music show Presenter Jessica Curry says she wants to prove it’s not all about soundtracking battle scenes – there are plenty of beautiful, relaxing sounds, tooR...
10:44, 2019-10-09

Second man arrested in killing of young Brooklyn video game developer Damian Diaz, 29, was arrested and charged with manslaughter on Friday in the killing of video game developer Jose Zambrano Rodriguez....
00:52, 2020-01-26

This blunt ‘Game of Thrones’ video critique should be playing on loop at HBO HQ HBO has no choice but to defend the final season of Game of Thrones. But no matter what company executives say about what David Benioff and D.B. Weis...
19:00, 2019-06-05

Conan O'Brien is now a video game character, thanks to Hideo Kojima At long last, Conan O’Brien is a video game character. Despite spending decades creating a richly detailed Conan universe—filled with a colorful, var...
19:40, 2019-10-24

Video shows the moment mom’s game of chicken turned tragic A game of chicken went horribly wrong when a Houston mom ran over her son with her SUV and killed her 3-year-old, a new gut-wrenching video shows. Fo...
20:24, 2019-06-22

I Both Love And Feel Embarrassed About All The Video Game Music On My Phone An eight-hour road trip I recently took with a friend quickly turned into a musical deep dive. As we flew through conversations about bachata, gospel...
18:44, 2019-05-24

Fortnite has reached The End – changing video game storytelling for good Season 10 of Fortnite climaxed in apocalyptic fashion – sucking gamers into a black hole. Whatever the future brings, it has transformed video-game s...
12:44, 2019-10-14

Even Ronda Rousey Has An Exclusive Video Game Streaming Deal Now Noted World of Warcraft fan, Mortal Kombat character, person with bad opinions about trans rights, and also WWE wrestler Ronda Rousey is diving headf...
20:48, 2020-02-13

Man tries to swipe bodega cat as prize after impromptu game caught on video The in-store video at Lucky Candy bodega shows Ahmed Alwan, 20, telling the shopper, “If you get this question right you have five seconds to pick ou...
19:44, 2020-01-31

Minute's silence held for Kobe Bryant at NBA game – video A minute’s silence is observed to honor the NBA champion Kobe Bryant, who was killed in a helicopter crash in California. Moments after the news of h...
23:24, 2020-01-26

Final Fantasy VII remake finally looks like a video game—and it’s a pretty one It's back! Again! [credit: Square Enix ] ...
02:00, 2019-05-10

15 Years Later, November 2004 Might Still Be One Of The Best Months In Video Game History Today is the 15th anniversary of the release of Half-Life 2. A big game for sure, but it was just one of many huge and popular games that were all re...
22:36, 2019-11-16

Woman divorces ‘video game addicted’ husband for their wedding DJ A woman divorced her husband and started dating the DJ at her wedding. Megan Willis, 26, met Mark Stone, 49, at a bar in Maryland and eventually hire...
07:00, 2019-09-26

Mediocre Video Game Show Bandersnatch Wins Emmy Bandersnatch, last year’s interactive episode of the anthology science fiction show Black Mirror, won the Emmy for best TV movie. That’s pretty great...
19:20, 2019-09-23

YouTube won’t restrict simulated violence in video game content YouTube said it will not restrict violent video game content, after concluded simulated violence of movies and games is not the same as real world vi...
23:20, 2019-12-02

Maple Leafs’ Auston Matthews on cover of “NHL 20” video game TORONTO (AP) — Toronto Maple Leafs star Auston Matthews will be on the cover of the EA Sports video game “NHL 20.” The 21-year-old forwar...
16:12, 2019-06-20

World Video Game Hall of Fame to announce inductees ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — The World Video Game Hall of Fame is ready to honor a new group of games for their impact on the industry and pop culture over...
11:56, 2019-05-02

Eli Roth To Direct ‘Borderlands’: Are Video Game Movies Good Now? The last five video game movies have been good, and Eli Roth’s 'The House With A Clock In Its Walls' was terrific. An Eli Roth-directed Borderlands h...
22:48, 2020-02-20

This Video Game Parody Of Hudson Yards Is Super Funny, Oh God We're Going To Die Comedian Conner O’Malley, who you might have previously seen screaming about Howard Shultz or hosting talk shows from a lake, is back with a new vide...
20:16, 2020-01-22

Malaysia fans perform collective chants before game with Indonesia – video Malaysia football fans put on an impressive display before their 2022 World Cup qualifier with Indonesia. Around 80,000 fans were packed into the nat...
18:04, 2019-11-19

Control is a fascinating work of video game storytelling that levitates above its limitations Hidden in plain sight, right in the middle of New York City, there’s a massive brutalist skyscraper known as The Oldest House. The general public doe...
18:00, 2019-08-27

Sex, dragons and dirty tricks – video games for Game of Thrones fans From royal role-playing to battle simulators, these games will satisfy Westeros refugees as the TV saga nears its endPC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One Cont...
11:04, 2019-05-15

‘Mortal Kombat’ among latest inductees into Video Game Hall of Fame “Mortal Kombat,” the blood-and-guts arcade game that triggered Congressional hearings and age-level game ratings, was inducted Thursday into the Worl...
23:16, 2019-05-02

The Witcher's Showrunner on Getting Video Game Fans Into the Series, and Season 2 Hints When Netflix first pitched Lauren Schmidt Hissrich the idea of doing a series based on The Witcher, she turned it down. She was a fan of the books an...
22:52, 2019-07-23

Video Game Stamps Pay Tribute To The Classics, In Case You Ever Actually Need To Send A Letter Britain’s Royal Mail is about to launch a series of stamps paying tribute to the country’s biggest and best video game creations from days of old, fr...
00:20, 2020-01-07

Video game Ancestors lets you meddle with the epic story of evolution Ancestors is the latest attempt to gamify millions of years of evolution but doesn't have the excitement gene, says Jacob Aron...
11:40, 2020-01-26

Insta360’s tiny new GO stabilized camera could be game-changer for social video Insta360 has quickly established itself as the leader in 360-degree video capture, at least for the consumer market, and its new GO stabilized camer...
16:52, 2019-08-28

ESPN Delays Broadcast of Video Game Tournament After Mass Shootings Disney’s ESPN has chosen not to broadcast a recent video-game competition — one that features gun violence — in the wake of last we...
15:32, 2019-08-09

Why Video Game Creators Are Skipping the Bloodshed and Making ‘Pacifist Games’ Instead A deer and a fawn are lost far from home, with no idea where they are or how they can get back to the woods. With the help of glowing antlers, curios...
01:32, 2019-08-07

Windows Solitaire inducted into the World Video Game Hall of Fame Enlarge (credit: Microsoft) The classic Windows game Solitaire has joined such landmarks as Doom, Tetris, and World of Warcraft in being inducted i...
19:56, 2019-05-03

Microsoft's Solitaire Is Finally Getting Honored in the Video Game Hall of Fame It’s hard to imagine a video game dominating more screen time than Microsoft’s Solitaire has since first introduced with Windows 3.0 in 1990. It’s be...
22:40, 2019-05-02

Atari is planning to build the video-game themed hotel of your dreams I have a lot of fond memories of owning an Atari 2600 console as a kid, a couple decades before consoles were even as remotely powerful as they are n...
00:52, 2020-01-30

Atari planning to open chain of video game-themed hotels Atari is opening a chain of hotels. The video game pioneer —whose classic titles included Pong, Asteroids and RollerCoaster Tycoon — announced this w...
19:28, 2020-01-31

Lamar Jackson staked his claim to the MVP with a brilliant video game-like touchdown run AP Photo/Frank Victores Lamar Jackson broke out a brilliant spin move on a 47-yard touchdown run that baffled the Cleveland Bengals defense. Jackson ...
22:24, 2019-11-10

You’re a bunch of rats casually driving a man mad in this Lovecraft video game adaptation It’s been a good week for games you can just casually play in your web browser and navigate away from with a quickness when your boss heads in your d...
22:08, 2020-01-31

Walmart Asks Employees To Remove Violent Video Game Signage For the past couple of days, Walmart employees have been receiving memos instructing them to remove “any signing or displays that contain violent ima...
04:16, 2019-08-09

The first real photos of a brand new 2020 video game console are finally here 2020 will be an exciting year for gamers, as two brand new consoles will hit stores this fall, including the PlayStation 5 and the Xbox Series X. On ...
13:52, 2020-01-22

Video game urges players to kill journalists to make them ‘famous in a different way’ A twisted video game featured on Apple and Android devices urged players to gun down journalists to make headlines before the level was yanked by dev...
21:04, 2019-05-20

‘Control’ Feels Like What Would Happen if David Lynch Made a Video Game The Oldest House is a maze of concrete and paperwork. It’s a building full of secrets, stuffed top to bottom with government bureaucrats, some ...
21:40, 2019-09-05

Brawl breaks out at the end of Kansas college basketball game – video report A fight broke out at the end of the US college basketball game between rivals Kansas State and University of Kansas on Tuesday. Despite the universit...
15:04, 2020-01-22

Microsoft xCloud Feels Like A Diet Video Game Streaming Service When Microsoft’s video game streaming service, Project xCloud, began its beta last month, there were only four games available to test. Now there are...
00:00, 2019-11-21

Night in the Woods video game creator Alec Holowka dies Police are investigating the death of Alec Holowka, co-creator of the Night in the Woods video game....
19:48, 2019-09-02

Devcom perspectives: The uncomfortable and familiar topic of video game violence The Devcom game developer event tackled video game violence in a panel entitled, "The uncomfortable and familiar topic of video game violence."Read M...
16:24, 2019-09-06

Battle monsters at a Korn concert in the pinnacle of video game experiences Back in February, the EDM producer Marshmello held a live, in-game concert in Fortnite. Depending on your point of view (and, let’s be honest, age) t...
19:28, 2019-08-20

Kentucky man charged with murder for punching newborn son after losing video game LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A man has been charged with murder after police said he punched his one-month-old son in the head out of frustration ov...
21:08, 2019-05-06

I Finally Understand The Appeal Of Escaping Into A Video Game To Cope With Stress For most of my life, I never quite understood escapism. I knew how powerful video games could be, how seductive and wonderful their worlds were, but ...
20:00, 2019-07-26

Play the game, save the planet: Conservationists target video gamers Chilli, a gibbon native to Borneo, will soon be jumping from tree to tree in parks from New York to Nairobi as a character in a new augmented reality...
14:24, 2019-06-05

Watch: The Teen Who Makes Over Rs 14 Lakh A Year Playing A Video Game A teenager from Philadelphia, USA, is making over $2,00,000 a year by playing the video game Fortnite....
09:44, 2020-01-30

Tyler ‘Ninja’ Blevins Reveals His Top Tips for Video Game Domination It’s time to Get Good with Tyler Blevins, a.k.a. Ninja, one of the most famous and highest-paid e-sports athletes around. That’s the titl...
16:32, 2019-08-22

The 9 most important details we already know about PlayStation 5, Sony's next-generation video game console Kojima Productions The PlayStation 5, Sony's next generation console that's deep in production, will arrive during the 2020 holiday season. The first...
17:08, 2019-11-20

Game of Thrones Cast Bids Farewell to Fans in Emotional Video It's all over. Game of Thrones is over. And the cast is just as emotional as you'd expect. "The fans have, like, given me an identity that I didn't ...
20:16, 2019-05-20

Cat wrecks video game stream by barfing so hard it breaks a computer Cats ask very little of us. They need to be fed, brushed, given water and toys to play with, and have their litter changed. In return, they provide l...
23:52, 2019-07-26

From Jedis to astronauts: How NASA tapped a video game maker for training Medical videos by start-up Level Ex are now poised to pave the way for the future of health care in far away environments like the moon and Mars....
14:48, 2019-08-30

Coding without a keystroke: The hands-free creation of a full video game Enlarge / The object of each Dig Dog stage is simple: dig through the level to find a bone. And watch out for enemies along the way. Update: The so...
12:00, 2019-05-02

Scientists create video game to help elderly drivers stay safe A video game that makes elderly motorists safer on the roads has been developed by scientists. The game called Cognitive Training for Car Driving (CT...
22:28, 2019-05-22

The Makers Of It's Always Sunny In Philadelphia Reveal Their TV Show About Video Game Developers It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia star Rob McElhenney was a surprise guest at today’s Ubisoft press conference in order to show off the first look at...
22:48, 2019-06-10

Thug punches boy, 5, in the face as he plays video game in horrific footage Jeff Hardcastle sucker-punched the child in the face as he played video games moments after hitting an 11-year-old...
14:56, 2019-12-13

Detective Pikachu film review: This is how you adapt a video game for theaters Enlarge / How do you know it's Detective Pikachu, not just standard Pikachu? Clues: the hat, the magnifying glass, the lush fur. (credit: Warner Bros...
13:12, 2019-05-10

From the Arcade to the Theater: The Video Game Movie High Score Board The video game movie is a risky gamble. When done right, as was the case with last year's Detective Pikachu with its inventive, tongue-in-cheek appro...
13:36, 2020-02-14

'Fortnite' is not the only problem that major video game firms are facing, analysts say Analysts who spoke to CNBC mostly said the issues faced by the gaming heavyweights go beyond competition from the hugely popular Fortnite....
21:04, 2019-04-11

A nebbishy bank teller discovers he’s trapped in a video game in Free Guy Ryan Reynolds stars in Free Guy. A lowly bank teller discovers he's actually a non playable character in an open-world video game in Free Guy, a fort...
23:52, 2019-12-07

Teen video game addict dies after marathon session: report A teenager in Thailand obsessed with video games was found dead after a marathon session lasting several nights. Piyawat Harikun, 17, was discovered ...
21:08, 2019-11-05

The Only Artist Ever To Sculpt Spider-Man's Nipples In A Video Game Wanted Them To Be 'Hot,' But Not Distracting Nipples. They’re like fun little slices of pepperoni on the vast pizza that is the human body. Most people have them. Video game characters, though? ...
01:36, 2020-02-25

'FIFA 20' video game glitch exposes players' personal details A glitch in the new "FIFA 20" video game has exposed the personal details of a number of players....
20:12, 2019-10-04

Is video game addiction real, and are mobile games designed to be addictive? It's the middle of the night. You have work or school tomorrow and you really should be fast asleep – but you're not. Instead, you're on your phone m...
17:24, 2019-12-20

In a 1987 video game, Chernobyl’s nuclear reactor was nearly impossible to blow up As Game Of Thrones concluded earlier this year, not with the bang of long-awaited confrontations, but the protracted whimper of its haphazardly plott...
13:04, 2019-09-17

25-year-old refugee created video game out of his ‘journey of life and death’ WASHINGTON – The goal of Lual Mayen’s video game is to survive the horrific ordeal of a refugee, an experience that his family knows well, but ...
20:36, 2020-02-20

Clint Frazier uses video game to rip Astros over sign-stealing scandal That’s a heater from Clint Frazier. The Astros’ sign-stealing scandal has dominated the headlines of baseball’s offseason, with several players and f...
20:16, 2019-12-04

The Women's World Cup Video Game Experience Is Sadly Half-Assed The Women’s World Cup has brought together the best teams and players from across the planet, all in the name of some fantastic football (and nightma...
02:12, 2019-06-25

I've Finally Gotten Tired Of Making My Video Game Characters Look Like Boring Slobs I recently got my hands on Daemon X Machina, the new mech action game for the Nintendo Switch, and I was immediately dazzled—not by the power and mig...
18:20, 2019-09-18

Anthony Davis, Dwyane Wade to cover NBA 2K20 video game Anthony Davis will be the cover athlete for the second time of a popular 2K Sports basketball video game...
14:12, 2019-07-01

USA orders pilot for Masters Of Doom video game history drama According to Variety, the USA network has ordered a pilot for an adaptation of David Kushner’s book Masters Of Doom, which details the story of how v...
22:44, 2019-06-27

Miller Lite has built a working video game controller in a beer can In the annals of modern engineering, mankind has achieved one stunning feat after the next. We’ve put humans on the moon, and more than the once. Sel...
23:12, 2019-06-11

New Zealand bans video game glorifying Christchurch mosque shooting A video game that appeared to glorify the Christchurch mosque shootings has been banned in New Zealand....
14:52, 2019-10-31

Tencent Video delays 'Game of Thrones' finale in China, prompts fan uproar China's Tencent Video has delayed the broadcast of the "Game of Thrones" finale, according to an official message published by the online streaming s...
07:32, 2019-05-20

Teen rigs a McDonald’s cash register to play ‘Doom’ video game A clever 19-year-old video game fan was able to figure out a way to play the classic “Doom” on a McDonald’s cash register....
18:12, 2019-10-03

Boom! 'Sonic the Hedgehog' defies video-game odds with a record $57M box office The redesigned "Sonic the Hedgehog" overperformed at the box office, especially for a movie that just months earlier was a laughing stock.  ...
00:36, 2020-02-17

PlayStation, Xbox and Nintendo Switch's big video game rival might be dead in the water SLIGHTLY Mad Studios was planning a console to rival the likes of Playstation, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch. But now the future of the ‘Mad Box’ coul...
15:12, 2019-05-04

Timelapse shows London Stadium turf transformed for baseball game – video West Ham's London Stadium has undergone an incredible transformation for Major League Baseball's first-ever regular season game in Europe, as the Bos...
21:08, 2019-06-28

How Respawn Entertainment Made the Best ‘Star Wars’ Video Game of the Past Decade Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order is the first good Star Wars video game since Disney took over the franchise in 2013. Video games are complicated and exp...
18:48, 2019-11-22

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: My Top 10 Video Game Trailers Of T Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: My Top 10 Video Game Trailers Of The Decade • 25 Great Anime Openings And Endings F...
13:36, 2019-12-12

Shares of Nintendo tumble after it announces a delay in a closely-watched video game Shares of Japanese video game maker Nintendo plunged on Wednesday after the company announced a delay in the launch of a highly-anticipated video gam...
10:08, 2019-06-12

Star Wars: Jedi Fallen Order Is One Big Video Game Smoothie, And It’s Delicious Star Wars: Jedi Fallen Order from Respawn Entertainment is a wild blend of Prince of Persia, Uncharted, Dark Souls, and Metroid, and it fits so perfe...
06:04, 2019-11-15

Eddie Jones says ‘typhoon gods’ smiling on England after game cancelled – video The England head coach said everyone is ‘disappointed’ about the cancellation of their upcoming match against France in the Rugby World Cup, but adde...
12:28, 2019-10-10

'The greatest game of all time' : Celebrations continue for England's World Cup triumph – video The celebrations continued after a dramatic and tantalisingly close final saw England crowned Cricket World Cup champions by beating New Zealand.Spea...
19:04, 2019-07-15

I Feel Ready For The Future Of Video Game Streaming On Xbox One With This $15 Piece Of Plastic Power A’s new mobile gaming clip looks like the sort of accessory I might have bought for my Game Boy Color back in the 90s. It’s a mess of black pla...
21:44, 2019-12-17

A video game parodying Carlos Ghosn's escape from Japan is apparently in the works AP Photo/Francois Mori Carlos Ghosn's dramatic escape from Japan late last month is reportedly being parodied in an upcoming video game. A page descr...
16:08, 2020-01-10

Unopened 1987 Nintendo video game found in attic, expected to sell for $10G A Nevada man found an unopened copy of Kid Icarus, a 1987 classic video game, in the attic of his childhood home which experts project to sell for at...
00:16, 2019-08-01

Dice game gone wrong ends with violent shooting, beating and robbery: video A man was robbed, shot and pistol-whipped in a dice game gone wrong in the Bronx — and the vicious beatdown was all caught on video. Jarring video ob...
21:40, 2019-08-31

The 'Madden NFL 20' video game predicts that the Chiefs will beat the 49ers in the Super Bowl AP Photo/Jeff Roberson EA Sports' "Madden NFL 20" video game made its annual Super Bowl prediction Thursday, saying the Kansas City Chiefs would beat...
14:48, 2020-02-01

BoomTV buys American Video Game League to expand collegiate esports BoomTV has acquired the American Video Game League in a move to expand collegiate esports.Read More...
17:56, 2019-09-04

'This raises the bar': Microsoft introduces first lead trans character in a major video game Tell Me Why, the latest narrative adventure from French studio Dontnod, stars a trans man – a decision the team says it didn’t take lightly At Micros...
09:28, 2019-11-15

'Mozart would have made video game music': composer Eímear Noone on a winning art form The Irish composer and conductor – who’s worked with film director Gus Van Sant and on World of Warcraft – talks passionately about making game music...
08:24, 2019-10-22

U.S. presidential candidate Bernie Sanders supports video game workers unions U.S. Senator and presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders has taken to Twitter to throw in his support for video game workers unions.Read More...
17:12, 2019-06-18

'Embrace Death' Twitter Trend Baffles Everyone, Turns Out To Be Video Game Marketing Yesterday evening, the hashtag “#EmbraceDeath” began trending on Twitter, to the alarm of people who had not heard of the fighting game Samurai Shodo...
23:20, 2019-07-11

Disney's Fox cancellation spree may end up saving us from some dire-sounding video game movies It’s been rough days at the recently assimilated 20th Century Fox movie studio of late, as new corporate overlord Bob Iger—apparently accustomed to b...
01:48, 2019-08-11

FIFA 20’s Volta hands-on — Chaotic street play comes to video game soccer Electronic Arts is spicing up its FIFA 20 video game this year with Volta Football, a new way to play with three-on-three street soccer games.Read Mo...
18:00, 2019-08-08

Jon Snow apologizes for final season of ‘Game of Thrones’ in viral deepfake video A deepfake video of Jon Snow apologizing for the final season of "Game of Thrones" – saying, “When the Starbucks cup is the smallest mistake, you kno...
17:00, 2019-06-16

Game in Brazil delayed after referee notices penalty area is too small – video A match in Brazil was delayed after the referee noticed the penalty area was too small. Referee Alisson Furtado paused the game, despite the two team...
17:04, 2020-02-09

'Cyberpunk 2077' is one of the most anticipated video games of 2020, and it just got hit with a major delay — here's what the game is all about YouTube/Cyberpunk 2077 The game developer behind the acclaimed "Witcher" series has been working on its next major video game: "Cyberpunk 2077." At E...
22:16, 2020-01-16

Dedicated player breaks record by playing 333 seasons of soccer video game A German soccer fan broke a Guinness World Record by playing his favorite video game, "Football Manager," for 333 virtual seasons....
19:56, 2019-10-02

Hot Wheels team up with Apple for new high tech toy cars and ambitious kid's video game Hot Wheels id is a new line of die-cast cars that have NFC chips in them just like those used in fellow toys-to-life games like Skylanders, LEGO Dime...
15:56, 2019-06-14

Stunningly realistic video game visuals made by simulating light rays Real-time ray tracing is creating impressively realistic video game graphics. It uses powerful chips to calculate how millions of light rays reflect ...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: My Ever-Expanding Video Game Pin C Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: My Ever-Expanding Video Game Pin Collection • Video Games Taught Me How To Fail • I...
15:32, 2019-07-22

Screen time: How to handle your children's smartphone, tablet and video game addictions Xbox, Fortnite, tablets -- the number of ways kids interact with screens is only increasing. Here are tips and strategies to help parents navigate. &...
00:28, 2019-10-12

Gatland on Wales's win over Fiji: 'A tough, physical, great game of rugby' – video 'It was a tough, physical, great game of rugby,' said Warren Gatland, Wales head coach, as his team beat Fiji 29-17 in Oita. The captain Alun Wyn Jon...
18:40, 2019-10-09

Agora.io lets game developers embed video chat in Unity games Agora.io, a voice and video streaming platform, announced that game developers can now easily embed high-quality video chat in their Unity games.Read...
04:08, 2019-06-21

Watch: 'Avengers' video game to launch May 2020, cinematic trailer released Marvel and publisher Square Enix has announced that the "Avengers" video game will be arriving for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Google Stadia and PC ...
13:20, 2019-06-11

Kazuhisa Hashimoto, 61, Who Created the ‘Konami Code’ Video Game Cheat, Dies The code — up, up, down, down, left, right, left, right, B, A, start — was a famous cheat for players who wanted to squeeze more lives out of their v...
00:48, 2020-02-28

Shares of Nintendo tumble after it announces a delay in a closely watched video game Shares of Japanese video game maker Nintendo plunged on Wednesday after the company announced a delay in the launch of a highly anticipated video gam...
14:36, 2019-07-22

England hit back at 'boring' jibe ahead of World Cup game with Argentina – video England have dismissed Argentina's Agustin Creevy comments after he said that they are boring. 'I think sometimes [their structure] is boring but it’...
11:36, 2019-10-02

High school football star shot dead by friend over video game dispute A Florida football player was shot dead by a longtime friend this week during a spat over a video game, according to a new report. Joshua Ancrum, 17,...
21:20, 2019-05-23

'The game's in a really poor state': Burnley boss Sean Dyche rails against diving – video Burnley manager Sean Dyche was critical of simulation in football after his side's 2-1 loss to Arsenal on Saturday. Dyche added that he was concerned...
18:28, 2019-08-17

Look: Royal Mail announces classic video game stamp collection with 'Tomb Raider' The U.K.'s Royal Mail service announced on Tuesday a new line of stamps centered around classic, British-developed video games including "Tomb Raider...
19:52, 2020-01-07

New Zealand bans 'abhorrent' video game seemingly based on Christchurch mass shooting New Zealand has banned an "abhorrent" video game that the country’s chief censor said glorifies the mass shooting at two mosques in Christchurch that...
08:56, 2019-10-31

Playing a video game gave me a kind of catharsis I didn’t know I needed | Cian Maher The Witcher 3 is teeming with madcap magic, beasts and an unlikely hero who shines bright among other protagonistsWhether they be written in the anna...
16:36, 2019-06-24

Xbox News: Microsoft reveal remarkable new video game controller that supports Braille Microsoft's next incredible Xbox One controller could make games more accessible for gamers with limited vision...
08:20, 2019-05-12

Conner O'Malley stars in a Hudson Yards video game in brain-melting new sketch Conner O’Malley, perhaps the comedy world’s most chaotic entity, has returned with a new nightmare that sets the absurdities of gentrification and th...
22:16, 2020-01-21

Ninja, DJ Marshmello, Snoop Dogg, sign on for new video game-music festival in Las Vegas The Metarama Gaming + Music Festival in Las Vegas Oct. 19-20 will feature top esports athletes, video game streamers and musicians including Shaq. &...
17:44, 2019-06-19

Joe Biden says video game makers are 'little creeps' who make 'games to teach you how to kill people' Associated Press/Paul Vernon Democratic presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden called video game developers "little creeps" who m...
18:32, 2020-01-21

A New Testament-themed video game will put players in the shoes of Jesus Christ himself, and it just released a trailer Screenshot Twitter/@IGN There's a new video game coming soon on Steam that puts the player in the shoes (or sandals) of Jesus Christ himself. "I Am J...
23:12, 2019-12-07

David Gaider’s Summerfall Studios is staging a musical in video game form with Chorus David Gaider's Summerfall Studios is making something never tried before in video games -- a musical. Chorus is their stab at pulling it off.Read Mor...
23:08, 2019-10-11

Google’s ambitious new video game service is starting to look like a giant mess — and it isn't even live yet (GOOGL) Google is just days away from entering the video game business with its new platform, Google Stadia, which launches on November 19. But even before l...
22:12, 2019-11-14

Solskjær worried about 'tough' Leicester game as Pogba adds to injury woes – video Manchester United will have to play well to emerge from their match with Leicester with any points, Ole Gunnar Solskjær has said. Solskjær confirmed ...
14:28, 2019-09-13

The 10 most important details we already know about PlayStation 5, Sony's next-generation video game console arriving this year Kojima Productions The PlayStation 5, Sony's next generation console that's deep in production, will arrive during the 2020 holiday season. The first...
18:24, 2020-01-07

Investigation into 'reprehensible' video of teens abusing deer is nearly complete, Pennsylvania Game Commission says A game warden confirmed that evidence against the teenagers seen in the video will be presented to the district attorney after the holidays....
14:52, 2019-12-31

Twitter Account Serves Up Perfect, Bite-Sized Samples Of Video Game Music Video game music rules. Sometimes, it is legitimately great. Since the start of 2019, Twitter account 140 Seconds VGM has been breaking down game tun...
15:16, 2019-07-24

Steven Spielberg tried to replace the guns in a Minority Report video game with puke sticks Way back in the year 2002, Steven Spielberg made the decision to remove all guns from his family-friendly masterpiece, E.T., and replace them with CG...
16:04, 2019-12-16

Watch: Ryan Reynolds plays video-game background character in 'Free Guy' trailer "Deadpool" and "Detective Pikachu" star Ryan Reynolds plays a background character in a violent video game in the trailer for the upcoming action com...
18:28, 2019-12-08

Amazon's new video game costs $40, but some players who signed up years before launch will get it for free (AMZN) "New World"/ Amazon Games Amazon's "New World" is a massive multiplayer online role-playing game, in the style of "World of Warcraft" and "Final Fant...
03:24, 2019-12-14

Can a video game save a life? African refugee puts players in his race for survival The goal of Lual Mayen's video game is to survive the horrific ordeal of a refugee, an experience that his family knows well, but the 25-year-old dev...
15:48, 2020-02-20