New game investments by VCs defy patterns of conventional wisdom.
NaturalMotion says its autonomous virtual character is taking off in all territories, with fans that cross all age groups and genders.
Asian-themed casinos are sprouting in Las Vegas
Microsoft has some tips about how to find an Xbox One through this busy holiday season.
Microsoft responds to Sony’s PS4 sales announcement with an infographic.
E-sports continue to bring in cash, but is everyone benefiting?
EA’s modern shooter has problems on all its platforms.
EA unveils its first second map pack for its Battlefield 4 multiplayer game.
The region currently comprises around 85 million gamers. That number should grow to more than 130 million by 2017.
With a broader marketing message, Ubisoft believes it can reach people who want to learn the guitar with its Rocksmith video game. And this kind of marketing may further open the market for learning games.
Yoyotech’s PC promises to run circles around next-generation game consoles.
Sony has rolled out the PS4 in the U.S., Australia, parts of Asia, Latin America, and Europe.
Tiny Brains puts a fun variety of powers against a rotating collection of puzzles and challenges. Is it enough to add a bit of variety to the PlayStation 4′s digital offerings?
We look through hundreds of laptop deals and picked 8 solid deals for Cyber Monday.
Over 80 gaming deals from major retailers in this Cyber Monday video game deal roundup.
A detailed chronicle of one man’s struggle with various retailers and their websites in order to find a PS4.
Are you thing about getting a PS4 or Xbox One? Here are some reasons you might reconsider your decision.
Laura Shigihara talks jumping from music composition to game design and how Zelda, Maniac Mansion, Miyazaki, and To the Moon have all inspired her upcoming game, Rakuen.
Ideas include a math game based on Greek myths and a hero who fights his way through vocabulary words.
Find out how you could win a bundle of next-gen games just by writing for GamesBeat.
After bringing the Windows core to Windows Phone and the Xbox One, Microsoft is planning even further integration between all of its platforms in a few years.
Dragon City is SocialPoint’s most renowned game, and since its release date, it has been a dominant stakeholder inside the social games environment. Why? It uses a formula based on the well-known farm games but adds a dynamic component of gathering and collecting units for fighting later (with more than 200 now). Inside the first part of the recipe, we tackle the pure game side of Dragon City, with how the different features are applied to game flow, gameplay, and dynamics. In the second part, we focus on social interactions, retention, and monetization tricks and formulas.
The Nintendo Wii may not be known for games published by third parties, but the ones that arrived were unique.
The Wii versions of both games were the top-sellers after the publishers discounted them $25 for the big shopping weekend.
Lindsay Lohan reportedly believes that Rockstar Games took her likeness.
Todd Papy, who was the director God of War: Ascension, is now working with the Crytek team that developed Ryse and Crysis.
Call of Duty: Ghosts on the Xbox 360 comes out on top for Black Friday sales.
Telltale will release the first episode of the sequel just as the show goes on hiatus.
Microsoft Store has “limited quantity” available of Day One Edition Xbox One in stock for Cyber Monday at a nice little discount.
The top searches reveal our obsession with celebrities, memes, and video games.
Electronic retailers are offering deep discounts on game goods for Cyber Monday.
After an overly long wait, does Ryse pass muster?
Valve’s PC-focused digital-download service isn’t slowing down in the wake of new consoles.
PopCap Games is releasing Peggle 2, a sequel to the physics-driven puzzle game Peggle, on Dec. 9 as a downloadable title for the Xbox One.
Unless you’ve got a friend who can cut you an amazing deal at a gym, the Xbox One’s Fitness app is a must if you want to add more exercise to your daily routine.
With the launch of the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, we’ve seen a new drama nearly every day. Here we round up 12 of the most controversial moments from what have been a truly explosive two weeks.
Video games, in recent years, are often released in glitch-riddled, nearly unfinished states, and fixed later through patching. Why is this acceptable in video games, if not anywhere else?
Based on InfoScout’s survey of Black Friday sales at Target and Walmart, the Xbox One and the Xbox 360 were the winners.
You’ll also find community reviews for World Basketball Manager Tycoon and Rock Band 3 inside.