Big Idea Peels Off New VeggieTales PC Game

Big Idea Prods., creators of the popular VeggieTales direct-to-video and feature film franchise, have teamed up with ValuSoft, a division of THQ Inc., to release a PC game featuring ... Continue Reading →

Namco Fires SOULCALIBUR II to Retailers

Fans of the popular weapons-based fighting game SOULCALIBUR will be happy to know that Namco Ltd. has shipped the sequel to stores nationwide. The highly anticipated SOULCALIBUR II ... Continue Reading →

Immersion to Embed Haptics in Asia

In a move that will undoubtedly bring more “bump” for a gamer’s buck, San Jose, Calif.-based Immersion Corp. announces two new licensing agreements in Taiwan for its ... Continue Reading →

Everquest Package Offers Sunscreen for Gamers

Just in time for the retail-doldrums of late August, Sony Online Entertainment is releasing an all-inclusive package of EverQuest software guaranteed to keep all the game geeks off ... Continue Reading →

Geek to Chic. New Book on Rise of the Gamer

Even if you’ve been a participant in the phenomenon, you might want to check out (or buy) a new legerdemainic book on the history of the video game from two of the industry’s ... Continue Reading →

Global League Gets Game On in Cleveland

Following its big Hollywood launch party in mid-August, the Global Gaming League is holding live auditions in Cleveland, Ohio this weekend for gamers looking for a shot at instant celebrity. ... Continue Reading →

Nokia SEGA Techno Transfer is a Snap

In a move intended to solidify Nokia’s presence in the game world, the phone giant is acquiring assets of Sega.com Inc., a subsidiary of SEGA. The integration of Sega.com’s ... Continue Reading →

New PC Gateway for Game Players

Looking to put some heat into the slow PC market, Gateway has a new computer specifically juiced-up and aimed at the game-playing market. Among other things, the Gateway 700X Gaming ... Continue Reading →

Wireless Game Leaders Head to Austin Confab

Matching the vid game industry’s increasing focus on wireless platforms, this year’s Austin Game Conference is offering a comprehensive side-bar on the subject. The confab’s ... Continue Reading →

Recent War Sparks War Games

The war in Iraq may still be raging in one form or another, but that hasn’t stopped a video game company from developing a title using footage and scenarios from the latest Gulf ... Continue Reading →