AvatarLabs Gets MvA’s B.O.B. In Your iPhone

Online marketing agency AvatarLabs has announced the release of a Monsters vs. Aliens application for iPhone and iPod Touch. The application, based on the DreamWorks Animation movie ... Continue Reading →

Titmouse Games Dives into Seven Haunted Seas

Hollywood-based toon shop Titmouse (adult swim’s Metalocalpyse) has officially launched its original game development studio venture, Titmouse Games. This new gaming arm is overseen ... Continue Reading →

U.K. Ad Board Rejects Game Makers’ Complaint

The Advertising Standards Authority has rejected a request from U.K. video game makers to take action against a government ad campaign promoting healthy lifestyles that the game makers ... Continue Reading →

Big Red Button, Emergent Forge Partnership

Big Red Button Entertainment has teamed up with Emergent Game Technologies for a strategic partnership intended to allow Big Red Button greater creative freedom in creating games based ... Continue Reading →

New Naruto Game Set for DS

The fourth edition of the popular video game Naruto Shippuden: Ninja Council is being developed exclusively for the Nintendo DS. Based on the popular VIZ animated series, the game series ... Continue Reading →

WB Seeks Ideas for New Batman Game

Warner Bros., Mochi Media and DC Comics have issued an open call for developers to submit ideas for a new Flash game based on the Cartoon Network series Batman: The Brave and the Bold. Game ... Continue Reading →

U.K. Game Industry Protests Change 4 Life Ad

Video game makers in the United Kingdom are strongly objecting to a government healthy-living ad campaign that they say unfairly portrays playing games as hazardous to children’s ... Continue Reading →

The Beatles Join the Rock Band Revolution

The Beatles are coming to Rock Band. Management for the Fab Four announced a special Beatles version of the popular music videogame will be released Sept. 9, the Associated Press reports. Titled ... Continue Reading →

Spore’s Will Wright to Deliver SIGGRAPH Keynote

Will Wright, the renowned designer of such games as SimCity and Spore, will give a keynote address at the 2009 SIGGRAPH conference. Wright’s SimCity franchise, which includes ... Continue Reading →

Ex-Food Exec to Run Activision Blizzard’s Europe Arm

Thibaud De Saint-Quentin will take over as senior VP and managing director of Activision Blizzard’s European publishing effort, effective March 9, reports the U.K. website MCV. De ... Continue Reading →