Warcraft Expansion Sees Record Sales

Blizzard Ent. has announced that World of Warcraft: Wrath of the Lich King, the second expansion pack for the hugely successful game franchise, sold more than 2.8 million copies in ... Continue Reading →

Terminator Salvation Game Details

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Equity Games Production and Halcyon Games released details on Terminator Salvation’The Videogame. The third-person shooter will be released ... Continue Reading →

Nat Geo Launches Game Unit

National Geographic has created National Geographic Games (NGG), a new division dedicated to developing and publishing video games across major gaming consoles, handheld devices, online ... Continue Reading →

Brash Ent. Lays Off Employees

Brash Ent., a video game publisher that specializes in licensed movie properties, has reportedly fallen on hard times. Daily Variety reports that the company has laid off 20 employees ... Continue Reading →

Midway Welcomes New Chairman

Peter C. Brown has been named chairman of the board of directors at Midway Games Inc. following the resignation of Shari E. Redstone. Brown joined Midway’s board in 2005, and ... Continue Reading →

D3Publisher Gets Astro Boy

D3Publisher (D3P) and animation house Imagi Studios have entered into a worldwide publishing agreement that will yield video games based on Imagi’s upcoming animated Astro Boy ... Continue Reading →

Hollywood Pics Keep Digital Domain Busy

A host of major motion pictures in production will bear the stamp of Academy Award-winning digital production studio Digital Domain. The vfx house today announced that it is working ... Continue Reading →

Afro Samurai Game Gets Release Date

We’ve been informed that the video game based on the popular Spike TV animated series Afro Samurai will be available for Xbox360 and PlayStation 3 on Jan. 27, 2009. The title ... Continue Reading →

Atari Brings Back Riddick

It’s likely that we’ll never again see actor Vin Diesel as futuristic anti-hero Richard B. Riddick on the big screen, but the character is far from dead. Atari announced ... Continue Reading →

Legendary Pictures Looks to Buy Epic Games

Legendary Pictures, the Warner Bros.’based film financing company behind such blockbusters as The Dark Knight and 300, may be poised to launch into the games businesss in a big ... Continue Reading →