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 →

LEGO Batman: The Videogame Ships

Who knew the plastic building blocks most of us played with as kids would remain so relevant in the age of high-tech computer entertainment? Having launched the successful LEGO Star ... Continue Reading →

Trion Raises $70 million to Make Games

Trion World Network Inc. has become one of the most well-funded video game companies since its debut in 2006, pulling in more than $100 million to date. Dedicated to server-based games, ... Continue Reading →

Relic Taps Plastic Wax for Warhammer Trailer

Sydney, Australia-based animation Studio Plastic Wax collaborated with video-game developer Relic to produce the first trailer for Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War II. trailer, which ... Continue Reading →

Nintendo’s Kirby Takes to the Skies

Nintendo’s iconic Kirby character was seen flying over several U.S. neighborhoods sharing his name on Thursday. In promoting the Sept. 22 debut of Kirby Super Star Ultra for the ... Continue Reading →

Metroid Makers Open Armature Studio

Three of the principal developers of Nintendo’s critically acclaimed Metroid Prime video game have formed Armature Studio in Austin, Texas. Headed by Metroid game director Mark ... Continue Reading →