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Nintendo Uses E3 To Regroup, Focus On Its Wii U Diversity
2014-06-10 14:06:51

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Nintendo found itself playing catch up at this year's Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), and managed to poke at itself at the same time during its Tuesday morning digital event. It began with a stop-motion animated introduction produced by the crew behind Cartoon Network's hit series "Robot Chicken" that mocked past Nintendo press conferences. This was followed by several polished pre-produced video sequences, which suggested that the...

2014-06-09 12:27:48

LONDON, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The games website MyRealGames.com has announced a further expansion to its mobile games section for June with more than 60 new titles added to the archives. The addition of dozens of fascinating new mobile games comes just one month after the gaming portal revealed that it would be developing its portfolio of games playable on mobile devices through the summer. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140609/690527 ) The...

2014-06-06 08:24:08

Experience All-New City Realm and the Game's Narrative Plus Playable Songs from Drake, The Who, and others in Disney Interactive & Microsoft Booths at E3 BURBANK, Calif., June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Disney Interactive and Harmonix today announce the official release date for the award-winning music and motion video game, "Disney Fantasia: Music Evolved," along with new content to be revealed at this year's E3. The breakthrough musical motion video game inspired by Disney's classic animated...

2014-06-06 08:23:20

Industry Veterans Bring Expertise in Response to Market Opportunities for Leading Digital Entertainment Company CARLSBAD, Calif., June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today NTN Buzztime, Inc. (NYSE MKT: NTN), a leading digital entertainment platform for bars and restaurants, announced the appointment of Bill Thomas, Rob Burnett, Jake Kovalcik and Andre Lawless to its senior leadership team. Together with Bob Cooney, who was appointed COO in January 2014, these individuals previously served...

2014-06-04 23:15:34

The Anniversary Celebration gets underway with a massive upgrade for the MADFINGER blockbusters: Samurai II and Shadowgun, a special website, exciting game discounts and continues on with competitions and contest polls for players. Brno, Czech Republic (PRWEB) June 04, 2014 MADFINGER Games arose to legendary status through consistent critical acclaim and the high ranking of their games in app communities. MADFINGER apps rank among the TOP10 in countries such as USA, UK, Germany, Russia,...

2014-06-04 12:25:02

BEIJING, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Perfect World Co., Ltd. (Nasdaq: PWRD) on May 20 announced its unaudited financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014. Its first-quarter revenues reached 891.1 million yuan (143.3 mln USD), marking a yearly rise of 44.2 percent. Overseas markets contributed to about one quarter of the company's total revenues. CNG statistics show that Perfect World has been the largest Chinese game exporter for seven straight years, with its game...

2014-05-29 23:02:52

Industry Rockstar, a recognized leader in global business training, has opened registration for a complimentary 1-day Business Accelerator Workshop being held in Los Angeles, California on Saturday, June 21, 2014. Cape Coral, FL (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 Industry Rockstar, a recognized leader in global business training, has opened registration for a complimentary 1-day Business Accelerator Workshop being held in Los Angeles, California on Saturday, June 21, 2014. Founded in 2006, Industry...

Oculus Rift Maker Slapped With ZeniMax Lawsuit
2014-05-22 05:01:05

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Virtual reality headset maker Oculus VR and its founder Palmer Luckey are facing a very real lawsuit. On Wednesday id Software and its owner ZeniMax Media filed a suit in Texas, alleging that Luckey and his company illegally misappropriated trade secrets in order to build development tools for the Oculus Rift headset. ZeniMax issued a statement that said all efforts to resolve this matter amicably were unsuccessful and this week it...

2014-05-14 20:22:35

BEIJING, May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NetEase, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTES), one of China's leading Internet and online game services providers, today announced its unaudited financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014. "The active development of new, high-quality games, products and services for China's expanding traditional and mobile Internet market continues to fuel our business," said Mr. William Ding, Chief Executive Officer and Director of NetEase. "Our total...

2014-05-13 16:26:39

TAIPEI, May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GigaMedia Limited (NASDAQ: GIGM) today announced its unaudited financial results for the first quarter of 2014. "Late in Q1 we successfully launched a new mobile game, an important first step in the transformation and growth of our games business," stated GigaMedia Limited Chief Executive Officer Collin Huang. "We also made progress in forming partnerships that will support our social casino games growth initiatives planned for later this year." "We...


Latest Video game publishers Reference Libraries

Atari 5200
2013-03-26 12:10:52

The Atari 5200 is a video game system that is manufactured by Atari Inc., and was introduced in 1982. It was the successor to the Atari 2600, but did not do as well commercially, mainly from its incompatibility with the 2600’s library of games. In 1983, two port models were released along with an adapter to allow the 5200 to play all 2600 games. On May 21, 1984 Atari released the Atari 7800 and discontinued production of the 5200. Atari released the 400/800 computers to compete with...

Sega Dreamcast
2013-03-16 09:06:37

The Dreamcast is a video game console released by Sega in November 1998 in Japan, September 1999 in North America, October 1999 in Europe, and November 1999 in Australia. In the first 24 hours of release 225,132 units were sold and a total of 500,000 in the first two weeks. On January 31, 2001, Sega announced it would discontinue the production of the Dreamcast in March 2001 and concentrate solely on software. Even though the console production was discontinued, Sega of Japan still...

Atari 2600
2013-03-15 11:53:09

Image Caption: An Atari 2600 four-switch "wood veneer" version, dating from 1980-1982. Shown with standard joystick. Credit: Evan-Amos/Wikipedia The Atari 2600, originally named VCS, was released in October 1977 by Atari Inc. It is a video game console using cartridges for game play instead of having the software built into the system. In 1978 only 550,000 units were sold out 0f 800,000 that were manufactured. Once the public realized pong was not the only video game to play, enthusiasm...

45_988f4e3e856e3169df9c1577555ebda6
2010-10-12 18:28:12

The Magnavox Odyssey, predating the Atari pong, was the world's first home video game console. It was released in 1972. Designed by Ralph Baer, the Odyssey prototype was called the Brown Box and is now in the Smithsonian Institute National Museum. It was also placed, by IGN in 2009, as one of the top 25 video game consoles of all time. Although many collectors think the Odyssey is analog, Baer considers it digital due to the electronic signals exchanged between various parts being binary....

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