Atari Telling Tale of Despereaux

With the folding of Brash Ent., Atari has picked up North American publishing rights to the video game based on Universal’s CG-animated family film The Tale of Despreaux. The ... Continue Reading →

NetDragon Developing Disney Fantasy Online

Online game developer NetDragon Websoft Inc. in China has teamed with the Walt Disney Co.’s Interactive Media Group for the first time to create Disney Fantasy Online, a massively ... Continue Reading →

Space Invaders Get Even on WiiWare

TAITO Corp., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Square Enix Holdings Co. Ltd., today announced that Space Invaders Get Even is now available via WiiWare, Nintendo’s downloadable games ... Continue Reading →

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 →