Two in Three U.S. Households Play Games

As if network television didn’t have enough to contend with. Now comes along a just released study that says the majority of U.S. households are playing digital games at home ... Continue Reading →

Classic Game Goes Mobile

If you aren’t spending enough time disconnected from reality playing games on your PC or Mac, Handmark has announced another reason to keep you from actually getting any work ... Continue Reading →

Doom 3 Surfaces at Quakecon

Attendees of QuakeCon 2003 in Dallas next month will get the first opportunity to play the eagerly awaited Doom 3 from id Software and Activision Inc. The multiplayer gaming event will ... Continue Reading →

Slappy Pictures Unleashes Animated Wrath

To create animated mythological creatures for their upcoming action/strategy title Wrath Unleashed, LucasArts and The Collective commissioned Slappy Pictures LLC. The game is expected ... Continue Reading →

Gotham Practices Tao of Steve

Gotham Games, a publishing label of Take-Two Interactive Software Inc., has shipped The Great Escape, based on the classic 1963 MGM film starring Steve McQueen. The title, which features ... Continue Reading →

BAM! and Acclaim Form Alliance

BAM Ent. Ltd., a subsidiary of game developer and publisher BAM! Ent. Inc., has entered into a distribution agreement with Acclaim Ent. Ltd, which will distribute certain forthcoming ... Continue Reading →

Video Gamers Defy Gravity

When you think Gravity Games, you think extreme sports with high-flying stunts on bicycles, motorcycles, skateboards, in-line skates and wakeboards. This year, however, the games will ... Continue Reading →

Publishers Association Changes Name

The Interactive Digital Software Association (IDSA), which represents U.S. computer and video game software publishers, announced that it has formally changed its name to the Entertainment ... Continue Reading →

Transformers Armada Sailing to PS2

Atari has plans to bring a hugely successful Hasbro toyline and equally popular Cartoon Network television series to PlayStation2 with Transformers Armada: Prelude To Energon. The third ... Continue Reading →

Atari Gets Unreal Again for Xbox

The follow up to Epic Games’ 1998 first-person shooter PC hit is set to make its console debut. Atari is bringing Unreal II: The Awakening to Xbox this holiday season. The version ... Continue Reading →