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 →

Lucas Arts, BioWare Prep New Star Wars MMOG

Gamers can look forward to picking up their virtual lightsabers and blasters to battle the evil Sith forces once again. LucasArts and BioWare, a division of Electronic Arts, have announced ... Continue Reading →

Release Date for Mortal Kombat vs. DC Universe

Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman, The Joker and other comic-book staples will soon go up against such video-game favorites as Scorpion, Sub-Zero, Liu Kang and Sonya. Midway Games Inc. ... Continue Reading →

Obama Buys Game Ad Space

Barack Obama is trying to increase his lead with younger voters by reaching many of them where they spend the most time. According to the Associated Press, the Senator has become the ... Continue Reading →

Despereaux Headed to Nintendo DS

Universal Pictures Digital Platforms Group (UPDPG) is creating a handheld video game based on Universal Pictures’ upcoming animated feature The Tale of Despereaux. The Nintendo ... Continue Reading →

E For All Attendance Down

The spectacle that was E3 is becoming a distant memory as attempts to recapture the magic of the extravagant gaming trade show miss the high-water mark left by past floods of gamers ... Continue Reading →

Plastic Wax Expands Globally

Plastic Wax, an Australian digital animation studio specializing in video games and other forms of entertainment, has announced global expansion plans that include extensive talent ... Continue Reading →

EA Readies Dead Space Game, Toon

Electronic Arts announced today that its highly anticipated new survival horror game Dead Space has gone gold and will ship in North America on Oct. 14 for Xbox 360 and PlayStation ... Continue Reading →

Zack Snyder Gets Game On with EA

With the hit adaptation of Frank Miller’s graphic novel 300 under his belt and a feature based on the Alan Moore comic Watchmen in the can, director Zack Snyder has become Hollywood’s ... Continue Reading →