Independent Games Festival Finalists Announced

The Independent Games Festival has named the finalists for its sixth annual competition. Selected by a panel of game industry professionals, game development teams will compete for ... Continue Reading →

THQ, Relic Take Warhammer from Tabletop to PC

Fans of Games Workshop’s tabletop game Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War will be happy to learn that THQ Inc. and Relic Ent. are developing a PC title based on the popular tactical ... Continue Reading →

Mario Immortalized in Wax

It’s a sign of the times when a video game character is inducted into an exclusive club populated by the biggest Hollywood legends of all time. Nintendo’s Mario has joined ... Continue Reading →

Sammy Grabs Stake in Sega

Major data-processing firm CSK Corp. has sold all of its shares of Sega Corp. to Tokyo-based entertainment conglom Sammy Corp. The investment gives Sammy 39,148,600 additional shares, ... Continue Reading →

Punisher Set to Dole Out Justice on PS 2, Xbox

As Artisan gets set to release its big-screen take on Marvel Comics’ The Punisher this April, THQ Inc. has announced plans to bring the popular vigilante property to PlayStation ... Continue Reading →

Spike TV Airs First Annual Video Game Awards

Spike TV’s first annual Video Game Awards, which took place Tuesday night in Las Vegas, will air tonight at 9:00 p.m. A list of winners has already been released, so if you’re ... Continue Reading →

Hollywood Heavies Driven to DRIV3R

The third installment of Atari’s gritty, crime-fighting Driver video game series will feature some high-octane voice talent from the film industry. Michael Madsen (Kill Bill, ... Continue Reading →

Radica Games Brings FUNimation Anime to Handheld

Radica Games Ltd. has announced a licensing agreement with FUNimation Prods Ltd. to design and manufacture handheld electronic games based on the popular Yu Yu Hakusho and Dragon Ball ... Continue Reading →

Atari Spins Beyblade to GBA

One of the most popular new anime series and toy brands comes to handheld gaming as Atari ships Beyblade: Ultimate Blader Jam for Game Boy Advance. Developed by Full Fat, the title ... Continue Reading →

Looney Tunes: Back in Game Action

Electronic Arts is now shipping the Looney Tunes: Back in Action video game to retail stores. Based on the live-action/animated feature film now in theaters, the game was co-published ... Continue Reading →