As head of Electronic Arts’ The Sims division -- the best-selling PC franchise of all time -- Executive Vice President Rod Humble of Electronic Arts has reached the pinnacle of gaming success. He gets to call the shots on some of the highest-profile, biggest-revenue projects in the industry.
Axl Rose has filed a $20 million lawsuit against Activision claiming the gaming publisher reneged on promises regarding the use of the Guns N' Roses song "Welcome to the Jungle" in GUITAR HERO III, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Sony Online Entertainment LLC (SOE) today announced Wildlife Refuge, a new game playable on Facebook that immerses players in the heart of Africa as they set out on a mission to help build a refuge and care for exotic animals.
Autodesk, Inc., announced that Ubisoft used Autodesk 3D art creation and animation products to help create "Assassin's Creed Brotherhood," its latest video game, released last week.
CALL OF DUTY: BLACK OPS has set a new record for sales over five days, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Disney Interactive Studios and TT Games today announced that they are joining with The LEGO Group to bring Jack Sparrow and other familiar characters to life in virtual LEGO adventures with LEGO Pirates of the Caribbean: The Video Game.
LucasArts and Sony Online Entertainment LLC (SOE) today announced The Price of Victory, the latest expansion in the successful Star Wars Galaxies Trading Card Game scheduled for release this December.
CALL OF DUTY: BLACK OPS has set a new single-day sales record earning $360 million in the U.S. and U.K., according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Tim Herlihy, who has penned such Adam Sandler comedies as BILLY MADISON and THE WEDDING SINGER, will adapt the web short PIXELS for Sandler's Happy Madison and Columbia Pictures, reports Heat Vision.
Target Entertainment continues to expand its licensing programmes for PlayStation IPs (Intellectual Properties) with the announcement of several new deals for Invizimals.
Global videogames publisher 505 Games has today launched the demo of the upcoming latest addition to the evergreen ‘Mama’ series, Cooking Mama World: Hobbies & Fun.
Raiden from Metal Gear Solid makes an appearance in Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood. Plus, PS3 exclusive content!
Boondock Saints, LLC in conjunction with Split.A.Nickel and Binary Hammer, LLC, announced today the launch of the Boondock Saints Mobile Game for the iPhone, iPod Touch and the iPad, now available through the Apple App Store.
Universal has inked a deal with SEE Virtual Worlds to bring its bevy of classic monsters to a massively multiplayer online game, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Valve and Activision Publishing, Inc today announced the upcoming holiday blockbuster, Call of Duty: Black Ops (PC), is now available for pre-purchase via Steam, a leading platform for PC and Mac games with over 30 million accounts around the world.
Harmonix Music Systems Inc., the world’s premier music video game developer, and MTV Games, a part of Viacom’s MTV Networks (NYSE: VIA, VIA.B), today proudly confirmed that, as reported in USA Today, Billy Joel will bring his music exclusively to the Rock Band platform, among the first to be released as Rock Band 3 downloadable content.
Harmonix, the world’s premier music video game developer, and MTV Games, a part of Viacom’s MTV Networks (NYSE: VIA, VIA.B), today announced that the legendary music of The Doors will be the first available for download in Rock Band 3 when the game launches Oct. 26 in North America and Oct. 29 in the rest of the world for the Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStation 3 computer entertainment system, Nintendo Wii and Nintendo DS, and MTV Games and Harmonix are giving away three of The Doors’ songs for one week to any fan that purchases Rock Band 3 and plays online to celebrate the release of the game.