VU Games President Resigns

Interactive entertainment executives seem to be playing musical chairs today. Los Angeles-based Vivendi Universal Games (VU Games) has announced that its North American President and ... Continue Reading →

EchoStar Threatens to Drop Cartoon Network

EchoStar Communications Monday warned Dish Network subscribers that they may lose Turner channels Cartoon Network, CNN, Turner Classic Movies and CNN Headline News due to a dispute ... Continue Reading →

Saga of Ryzom Enters Open Beta

Independent online game and software developer Nevrax announced today that its multi-genre, massively multiplayer RPG, The Saga of Ryzom, enters open beta today, April 13. Community ... Continue Reading →

Atari Brings Unreal Tournament 2004 to DVD

In response to the overwhelming success of the DVD release of Unreal Tournament 2004–Special Edition, Atari and Epic Games will put out a two-disc DVD edition of Unreal Tournament ... Continue Reading →

AOL Takes AIM at The Matrix Online

America Online Inc. and Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment announced that the popular AOL Instant Messenger (AIM) service will be integrated into The Matrix Online. This marks the ... Continue Reading →

E3 to Host Video Game Museum

The annual Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) in Los Angeles may be known as the place to get a first look at upcoming games and the latest gaming technology, but this year it will ... Continue Reading →

Atari Plays Ball with Alex Rodriguez

Atari and Major League Baseball have shipped their Backyard Baseball for PlayStation 2. Starring newly acquired New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez, the latest game in the ... Continue Reading →

Epic Games Gets Unreal with NovodeX AG

Epic Games has selected Novodex AG, creators of the NovodeX Physics SDK, to provide advanced physics and simulation technology for its Unreal Engine technology. “The NovodeX ... Continue Reading →

EA, Def Jam Wage New Vendetta

Electronic Arts and urban music and lifestyle powerhouse Def Jam are ready to bring the pain again with a sequel to the hit game Def Jam Vendetta. The title, in development under the ... Continue Reading →

Flashbang Studios Wins Project Goldmaster

Patterned after HBO’s Project Greenlight, Project Goldmaster from Cartoon Network and America Online is designed to give an up-and-coming game development studio the opportunity ... Continue Reading →