Game Companies Sue Piracy-enabling Software Maker

As Hollywood and the music industry step up their efforts to combat piracy, so, too, is the video game industry. Leading producers of interactive entertainment are asking the courts ... Continue Reading →

Blockbuster Flips for Gamers

Blockbuster Inc. today announced the national rollout of the Blockbuster Flip Card, a new rental plan that offers unlimited access to video games for one flat rate. The cards cost $49 ... Continue Reading →

Square Enix Ships Front Mission 4

There’s more giant robot mayhem coming your way as Square Enix U.S.A. announces that the mech-based strategy game, Front Mission 4, is shipping to North American retailers today. ... Continue Reading →

Playstation 2 Price Cut Drives Sales as Nintendo Talks New Console

Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc., which recently lowered the price of its PlayStation 2 gaming console to match the $149 price tag on Microsoft’s Xbox, says the move has ... Continue Reading →

Midway Ships Psi-Ops: The Mindgate Conspiracy

Midway Games announced today that Psi-Ops: The Mindgate Conspiracy has shipped to retail outlets nationwide for the PlayStation 2 and Xbox. The title blends fast-paced action with strategic ... Continue Reading →

Tri Synergy to Bring Nevrax’s Saga of Ryzom to North America

Tri Synergy, a North American co-publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment software, has entered into an exclusive North American distribution agreement with Paris-based ... Continue Reading →

Majesco Ships Mighty Beanz Pocket Puzzles

Game publisher and distributor Majesco has announced the availability of Mighty Beanz Pocket Puzzles, a Game Boy Advance title based on one of the hottest toy crazes in the United States. ... Continue Reading →

EA Makes Harry Potter Appear in Stores

The Dementors of Azkaban Prison are after Harry, Hermione and Ron, and only some skillful button mashing can save them in Electronic Arts’ The Prisoner of Azkaban video game, ... Continue Reading →

EA Tackles Madden NFL 2005 Collector’s Edition

Electronic Arts will issue a special collector’s edition of Madden NFL 2005 when the title rolls out this August in North America. Exclusively for PlayStation 2, the special release ... Continue Reading →

Riddick Game Arrives in Stores

Vivendi Universal Games has shipped The Chronicles of Riddick: Escape from Butcher Bay for Xbox. Based on the upcoming feature film, The Chronicles of Riddick (June 11), and the direct-to-DVD ... Continue Reading →