Vin Diesel Muscles into Game Biz

The video game, The Chronicles of Riddick: Escape from Butcher Bay, based on the upcoming sequel to the 2000 sci-fi sleeper Pitch Black, will be the first game title from star Vin Diesel’s ... Continue Reading →

Sony Grooves with New EyeToy Game

If yours is one of the three million households worldwide that tried out Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc.’s EyeToy since it debuted last year, you’ll soon have another ... Continue Reading →

EA to Bring KOEI’s Samurai Warriors to North America

Electronic Arts has signed a North American distribution agreement with KOEI Corp. for the upcoming tactical action game, Samurai Warriors. Developed by Omega Force, Koei’s internal ... Continue Reading →

Unreal Tournament 2004 Demo Downloads Soar

In the first week of availability, the trial version of Atari’s Unreal Tournament 2004 has logged more than 1.5 million downloads. The demo first hit the Internet on Wednesday, ... Continue Reading →

Final Fantasy Invades Disney Concert Hall

Game publisher Square Enix U.S.A. Inc. will present the first U.S. symphony concert featuring music from its hugely popular Final Fantasy video game franchise on Monday, May 10 at the ... Continue Reading →

Jet Li Unleashed in Rise To Honor

Taking a quick break from his busy film career, Hong Kong action star Jet Li turns up in Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc.’s latest action video game. Rise To Honor, developed ... Continue Reading →

EA to Tangle with Catwoman

Gamers everywhere will soon get a chance to see if they have cat-like reflexes when the first video game based on Warner Bros.’ and Village Roadshow Pictures’ upcoming Catwoman ... Continue Reading →

SquarePants TV Games Make Retail Rounds

Next-generation consoles may be all the rage, but the simplicity and affordability of plug-and-play TV game units is driving sales and attracting major franchises like SpongeBob SquarePants. ... Continue Reading →

Take-Two in Game Deal with Cartoon Net

Take-Two Licensing Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Take-Two Interactive Software Inc., has inked a first-look deal to develop and publish video games for all new Cartoon Network ... Continue Reading →

Next Splinter Cell Recruits Hollywood Operatives

Ub Soft’s Tom Clancy’s Splinter Cell Pandora Tomorrow, the highly anticipated follow-up to one of 2002’s biggest video game titles, will feature star power from the ... Continue Reading →