Namco Bandai is taking a leaf out out of Kickstarter's book with a unique approach to pre-orders for the Wizard's Edition of its upcoming Japanese role-playing game (JRPG) Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch.
Microsoft has improved the security of its Xbox Live service, including legal action to remove usernames and passwords uploaded to the internet, unique security codes sent to phones and secondary emails, and under-the-bonnet improvements to the software.
Electronic Arts (EA) is offering exclusive beta access to Battlefield 4 for anyone who pre-orders the Medal of Honor Warfighter Limited Edition.
A man allegedly stabbed his neighbour in the chest over a dispute about the popular World of Warcraft online role-playing game.
Microsoft has unveiled a limited edition Halo 4 themed Xbox 360 bundle, with a copy of the standard edition of the game and a 320GB console.
Assassin's Creed III has been delayed for the PC, while future instalments of the popular game series will go further back in time rather than continue their gradual shift towards the present day.
Electronic Arts (EA) and BioWare have announced the latest title in the popular Ultima role-playing game series, Ultima Forever: Quest for the Avatar.
The Ouya $99 Android-powered gaming console has taken a huge step towards reality with the raising of nearly $3 million on Kickstarter in just over 24 hours.
Rovio, the developer behind the popular Angry Birds series, has released a trailer for its next game, Amazing Alex, which promises to bring more physics-based puzzles to mobile gamers.
Actor Michael Fassbender is to take on the main role in the upcoming Assassin's Creed film, which he will also co-produce.
Activision Blizzard and developer Terminal Reality have announced a video game of the popular The Walking Dead zombie TV series.
Nintendo is to showcase the 3DS XL handheld console and a number of games for the 3DS and Wii at Comic-Con 2012 later this week.
One of the co-creators of Microsoft's Xbox is reportedly working on a $99 Android-powered game console that provides games for free.
Microsoft's next-generation gaming console may be called Xbox 8 rather than the expected Xbox 720.
Activision and Tencent have announced Call of Duty Online, a massively multiplayer online first-person shooter targeted at a Chinese audience.
Treyarch has revealed that it is revamping the popular Nuketown map for the upcoming first-person shooter Call of Duty: Black Ops II.
Ever since Dave Perry started his big push in the media for Gaikai, seasoned analysts could see a distinctive pattern – this will be the year of sale or the last funding series ahead of the IPO. In the end, it was the first one, with Sony winning the bidding war alongside quite a few
Nintendo has announced the release date for the latest Pokémon games, including two DS titles and one downloadable 3DS game.
BioWare is planning more downloadable content updates for Mass Effect 3, it has been revealed, despite just releasing an extended ending after extensive controversy over the original.
Amazon's German website has lowered its price for the next-generation Wii U console, while Nintendo has promised that the cost for the game system will be “reasonable.”