Don't-Miss Game Stories
Yahoo has acquired PlayerScale, a startup developer of infrastructure software for cross-platform gaming, adding to its string of recent acquisitions.
Step into the world's best simulations. You'll find insanely realistic game play—and a few lessons along the way.
Xbox Live developer and community personality Major Nelson answered questions about the upcoming Microsoft game console.
You would think that Gamefly and Gamestop would be able to clarify how renting and selling used Xbox One games will work.
For all the things we do know about Microsoft's Xbox One, there’s a lot of things we still don’t. For instance, how much will the console cost and when it will be released?
Sony will leverage its streaming technology to bring PlayStation games to devices other than dedicated consoles as part of its ongoing turnaround, but said gaming profits will still suffer and lowered sales targets for its smartphones and cameras.
Security researchers found serious vulnerabilities in the engines of several popular first-person shooter video games that could allow attackers to compromise their online servers and the computers of players accessing them.
Unity Technologies has added the ability to develop for Android and iOS games for free using its platform.
Memorial Day touts the start of summer sales, but bargain-hunters might do well to be patient and wait for a few upcoming events that will bring real deals.
Steam has announced a new virtual trading card program that turns playtime into prizes.
Google has introduced new APIs to help developers build better games for its Android OS.
Electronic Arts announced a mobile division for its Frostbite gaming engine that could conceivably give mobile gamers access to the same offerings available to consoles.
Google I/O has not officially started, but the developers' show is already seeing some action. Two warring factions, the Resistance and the Enlightenment, are vying for control of various "portals" at key landmarks throughout San Francisco, which are leaking dangerous amounts of radioactive energy, to determine the fate of the city and ultimately the world.