The company places product advertisements inside mobile and social games, which it believes will reach today’s players.
Call of Duty: Ghosts is about to debut, and Activision wants to remind people of just how popular the franchise is.
The makers of Myst and Riven branch out on a new adventure.
Puzzle & Dragons will have an Angry Birds-themed level. Rovio will also hold an art contest for fans of both games.
Konami will use Ground Zeroes to introduce new mechanics and story elements to fans of Metal Gear Solid.
With two new console-style controllers, Moga aims to turn Android fans into hardcore gamers.
The augmented-reality, mobile-only Ingress will formally launch on Dec. 14. People are already playing it in more than 200 countries.
You can expect to see a lot more game advertising this fall as the competition among publishers gets more intense and the new consoles launch.
Michael O’Donnell’s pictures show the breadth of the speakers at the fifth annual GamesBeat conference.
Gamers can now click a button to stream Minecraft to one of the most popular gameplay-broadcasting websites.
Mojang will stream its Minecraft celebration live on Twitch.
Gamers are currently experiencing glitchy environments and progression-blocking bugs.
Editor’s Pick GamesBeat 2013′s livestream had over 300,000 unique viewers who watched as luminaries from all corners of gamings spoke about the future of the industry.
Microsoft previously claimed the Xbox One exclusive would arrive on launch day. That is no longer the case.
The Warsaw-based studio is helping out Epic proper with the development of its sandbox shooter Fortnite.
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The downloadable content pack is due out soon and will bring Skyrim-themed character skins and music to Minecraft.
After some false starts, game makers are conquering the world.
Season-pass holders will also get exclusive items for the title’s multiplayer mode.
The game uses the words of Jane Austen’s 1813 novel Pride and Prejudice to create endless-running platforms.
Facebook is making money on mobile, and it wants to help developers do the same.
He discusses how he is adapting his retail empire to the changes in the industry.
The role-playing game was previously scheduled to debut in December.
Now you never have to stop catching ‘em all.
Gamers have found a natural partner in Twitch for their philanthropic efforts.
This is the social-gaming developer’s first thrust into mobile gaming.
ZowPow founder Brian Krejcarek believes his products can be a brand-new revenue stream for mobile developers: “People who may not have purchased virtual goods before may purchase toys related to the app they love.”
Google doesn’t know how to translate “ASAP” into French, but Game of War does.
Former id developer Tom Hall will now oversee the creative studios at PlayFirst.
REDWOOD CITY, Calif. — Sony is excited about free-to-play on next-gen consoles. Kabam isn’t so sure.
REDWOOD CITY, Calif. — For Wargaming.net chief executive officer Victor Kislyi, the biggest enemy in World of Tanks might not be the other team. It’s the fairer sex … sort of.
REDWOOD CITY, Calif. — At one point this year, GungHo Online Entertainment’s Puzzle & Dragons was making $3.75 million a day — it’s practically a license to print money. And a gigantic slice of that money comes from Japan.
Both versions will run the shooter at 60 frames per second.
The 30-percent revenue-sharing model is here to stay for Facebook developers.
Sony’s next-gen box won’t support media servers or DLNA.
Video games are more dominant than ever.
This will help make sure PS4 games run smoothly.
The 21 confirmed PlayStation 4 games that Sony and its third-party partners will have on store shelves when the console debuts on Nov. 15.
Sony revealed that the PS4 has some limits when it comes to storing data.
Just don’t expect the next Grand Theft Auto or Call of Duty.