San Francisco-Based Zynga Acquired By 'Grand Theft Auto' Maker Take-Two Interactive In $12.7B DealTake-Two Interactive, maker of “Grand Theft Auto” and “Red Dead Redemption,” is buying Zynga, maker of “FarmVille” and “Words With Friends,” in a cash-and-stock deal valued at about $12.7 billion.
NHTSA Probes Potential Of Drivers Playing Video Games On Tesla Touch ScreensThe U.S. has opened a formal investigation into the potential for Tesla drivers to play video games on a center touch screen while the vehicle is in motion.
NHTSA Looking Into Complaint Of Tesla Allowing Video Games To Be Played From DashboardLast August, Vince Patton was watching a YouTube video of a Tesla owner who had made a startling observation: Tesla drivers could now play a video game on their car's touch-screen dashboard — while the vehicle is moving.
The Best-Selling Sony PlayStation 5 Games Right NowNBA 2K22, Tales of Arise, and Horizon Forbidden West top Amazon's best-selling Sony PS4 and PS5 games list.
Netflix Hires Former Video Game Exec, Hinting At New DirectionNetflix recently hired veteran video game executive Mike Verdu, which is seen as the video streaming service signaling that it’s looking to expand into the world of video games.
EA Sports To Bring Back College Football Game; No Plans For Players' Names, Images, LikenessesEA Sports has announced plans to bring back a college football game, creating a new version of the popular franchise for the first time since 2013.
Judge Rules Apple Can Continue Blocking Fortnite From App StoreFor the foreseeable future, millions of Fortnite players who access the game on iPhones, iPads and other Apple devices will remain unable to play the game's latest content or download app updates.
Apple Countersues Fortnite Maker, Accusing Epic Games Of 'Self-Help And Subterfuge'Apple on Tuesday counter-sued Epic Games, accusing the maker of the popular online video game Fortnite of stealing the 30% commissions the iPhone maker takes from app developers.
Colin Kaepernick Returns To Madden NFL For First Time Since 2016For the first time since Madden 17, former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick will be making his return to the virtual gridiron as a playable character in Madden 21.
Apple App Store Will Remain Fortnite-Free, For NowA district judge has ruled that Apple could continue to keep the popular game Fortnite from the iPhone maker's app store.
Fortnite's Maker Sues Apple After Being Removed From App StoreThe maker of Fortnite is suing Apple after Apple blocked the wildly popular online video game with hundreds of millions of registered players from its app store Thursday.
Game Developers Conference In San Francisco Postponed Due To CoronavirusOrganizers of the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco scheduled to take place in March announced Friday that the conference would be postponed.
Addicted Kids With 'Gaming Disorder' Get Help Through South Bay Therapy ProgramVideo game addiction has grown so serious that the World Health Organization is calling it a "gaming disorder." Though illness is on the rise, there's hope and help for those affected.
Goodbye Console? Google Launches Game-Streaming PlatformGoogle on Tuesday unveiled a video-game streaming platform called Stadia, positioning itself to take on the traditional video-game business.
Warriors E-Sports Affiliate Drafts First Woman Player In 'NBA 2K' LeagueWarriors Gaming, a professional e-sports team operated by the NBA's Golden State Warriors, has drafted the first woman to play in the NBA 2K League.