Ouya, the $99, Android-powered game console, set Kickstarter records last August when it raised nearly $8.6 million in crowdfunding.
Ryan Smith’s apartment has two giant wide-screen televisions and three video gaming systems: an X-box and Playstation in his bedroom, and a Wii in the living room.
With the Newtown, Conn., massacre spurring concern over violent video games, makers of popular games like Call of Duty and Mortal Kombat are rallying Congressional support to try to fend off their biggest regulatory threat in two decades.
Ouya is an Android-based videogame system that raised $8.5 million last year on Kickstarter.
"Clearly, young people have an aptitude for and expectation with digital platforms that we need to recognize," said John Frascotti, chief marketing officer for Hasbro.
The next-generation Xbox will be tricked out with heavy-duty computing power according to a report in Xbox World, a Xbox focused magazine.
How do fast-paced video games affect the brain?
A new Wii, a little bit like the last Wii, that gains a surprising amount from what sounds like a gimmick--even if every game doesn't take advantage of that.
When light slows to the speed of a stroll, things get very, very strange.
Secrecy shrouds what could be a gaming-specific tablet.
A Microsoft patent filing reveals a system that uses Kinect to charge per-viewer licensing fees.
Over the years, the "Assassin's Creed" story has grown, telling more about the ambitious plan by the Templars to gain absolute power and the dedicated few who rise up to stop them.
Starships! Warp drive! Teleportation! "Star Trek" has given real scientists more futuristic technologies to strive for than any other piece of science fiction
The KOLOS attaches to an iPad and turns it into a steering wheel for racing games, complete with a detachable base that attaches to most surfaces
In November, Nintendo will release Wii U, the first update to the groundbreaking motion-controlled gaming console that took the industry by storm in 2006.
Copyright regulators rejected on Thursday proposals to make it lawful for people to copy DVDs for personal use or to jailbreak videogame consoles to run custom software.
Zynga is officially in the gambling business!
Sony received a patent recently for a PS3 Move controller that changes temperature between hot and cold in response to in-game actions
We're still seeing products guaranteeing the truly immersive experience videogames have always promised--but why don't we have them by now?
What if George Washington, upon being handed the reins of power in a newly formed America, had held onto them as tyrannically as the king he had helped to overthrow?
A team of Swedish researchers is asking Kinect users to use their Kinects as a 3-D scanner to take pictures of various objects for a project known as Kinect@Home.
Learning a new videogame can be frustrating. But for kids with disabilities, the experience can be especially hard. If you can’t play what the other kids are playing, it’s like being picked last for the kickball team.
Miami Heat’s LeBron James’ three-pointer late in fourth-quarter helps seal the victory in a close game with Spain.
A new computer interface can modify the feel of almost any surface—potentially adding a new dimension to games and augmented reality apps.
The White House on Monday backed legislation designed to spare triumphant Olympic athletes a nasty surprise — a tax on medals they bring home from the London Games.
The latest project on KickStarter, a "funding platform" for independent projects, is a virtual reality headset that is the future of 3-D gaming.
Few video games are more basic than Pong, but Charles Moyes and Mengxiang Jiang’s version is incredibly complex. The two Cornell University students built a custom electroencephalography (EEG) device so they could control the game’s onscreen paddle w
Apple, Google and Microsoft are all gunning to take control of the living room.
Too many of today’s videogames are are roller-coaster rides, designed to create a sense of thrilling danger while in reality keeping you perfectly safe.
Universal Studios hopes to rake in millions of dollars this weekend with the release of its new action film Battleship, and sales of the classic board game are expected to get a nice boost, too.