AGI Calls for Game Pitches

The Austin Game Initiative (AGI) today announced that registration is open for its second annual LivePitch, an industry matchmaking initiative that provides opportunities for game developers ... Continue Reading →

Acclaim Uncages Legends of Wrestling

Acclaim Ent. hopes to put the smackdown on the game software competition with today’s release of Showdown: Legends of Wrestling for PlayStation 2 and Xbox. Developed by Acclaim ... Continue Reading →

VU Games Developing Robots Game

As Twentieth Century Fox gets set to follow up its hit animated feature, Ice Age, with the new CG film, Robots, Vivendi Universal Games today announced that a Robots video game is currently ... Continue Reading →

Atari Ships Driv3r

Atari has shipped the third installment of Atari’s gritty, crime-fighting Driver video game series for PlayStation 2 and Xbox. Driv3r features the voices of Hollywood heavies ... Continue Reading →

Zodiac Handheld Makes Retail Debut

Tapwave’s Zodiac console, a new handheld gaming system/PDA introduced at this year’s Game Developers Conference and Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), today makes its way ... Continue Reading →

EA Enters Oddworld

Electronic Arts has signed an agreement to acquire worldwide publishing rights to the next Oddworld game from developer Oddworld Inhabitants. The new title in the series, previously ... 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 →

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 →

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 →