Technology :: Video Games

’Candy Crush’ Maker King to Go Public

By Barbara Ortutay | Mar 25
King Digital, the company behind the wildly mobile game "Candy Crush Saga," is scheduled to make its debut on the New York Stock Exchange this week.

Walmart Gets Into the Used Video Game Business

Mar 19
You can soon start trading in your used video games at Walmart stores. But there’s one catch: You won’t get cash -- instead you’ll get credit to buy merchandise at Walmart and Sam’s Club stores or on the retailer’s website.

Attendees play the Nintendo game "Mario Tennis Open" on a Nintendo 3DS console before its May release at the Game Developers Conference.

Game Makers to Explore Social Issues at Conference

By Derrik J. Lang | Mar 17
The video game industry is taking itself more seriously.

’Candy’ Crush Saga’ Maker King Digital Plans IPO

Feb 19
The maker of the blockbuster mobile game "Candy Crush Saga" will attempt to raise as much as $500 million in an initial public offering.

At the North American International Auto Show

Video Game Players Can Check Out Toyota Concept

By David Runk | Jan 14
Video game players will get a chance to try out a virtual version of Toyota’s new concept sports car that was unveiled in Detroit as a symbol of the automaker’s design future, the company said Monday.

Online Spy Games :: NSA Enters Our Virtual Worlds

By Raphael Satter | Dec 10
American and British intelligence operations have been spying on gamers across the world, media outlets reported, saying that the world’s most powerful espionage agencies sent undercover agents into virtual universes to monitor our online fantasies.

Review: Xbox One a Great Game Player and More

By Lou Kesten | Nov 21
Microsoft’s latest game console arrives in North America and Europe on Friday. To gamers, Xbox means cutting-edge adventures such as "Halo" and "Gears of War," and well as the brand that brought online competition to the masses through Xbox Live.

Sony Sells Over 1M PlayStation 4s in First Day

Nov 18
Sony says it sold more than 1 million of its PlayStation 4 video game consoles during their first 24 hours on the market.

Unboxing the PlayStation 4

Nov 17
Gamers have been anticipating the upcoming launch of Sony’s PlayStation 4 and Chenda Ngak shows off what to expect when you open the box.

Spectacular New Mobile Games

Nov 14
Looking for the hottest new mobile games? Chenda Ngak highlights smartphone apps that take gaming to the next level.