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2014-01-16 16:27:38

Naughty Dog's The Last of Us Leads with 13 Nods LOS ANGELES, Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences is proud to honor the year's finest achievements in video games with nominations for the 17(th) Annual D.I.C.E. Awards (#DICEAwards), the video game industry's premier peer-based awards show. The Academy's 22,000+ members, comprised of the interactive publishing and development communities, recognize excellence in 24 different interactive game...

2014-01-15 00:20:51

BEIJING, Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- KongZhong Corporation (NASDAQ:KONG), a leading provider of digital entertainment services for consumers in the PRC, announced a strategic partnership with leading Vietnamese game publisher, Soha Game, to publish its self-developed mobile game "Hero and Goddess", taking a first step to expand into the burgeoning South East Asia mobile game market. KONG self-developed "Hero and Goddess" is a strategy RPG mobile game set against a simulated Western...

2014-01-09 16:24:01

Agreements Include Perennial Player Favorite MONOPOLY Brand NEW YORK and PAWTUCKET, R.I., Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Scientific Games Corporation (Nasdaq: SGMS) and Hasbro, Inc. (Nasdaq: HAS) today announced the successful execution of amendments to their long-term licensing agreements. The amended agreements provide Scientific Games with access to new channels of distribution, additional brands and extended geographic territories. The amendments expand the existing Scientific...

2014-01-08 23:23:03

Rush Street Gaming investment group to make as much as $3.5 million investment. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) January 08, 2014 San Francisco social and mobile game developer, Ruby Seven Studios, announced today an investment of up to $3.5 million by an affiliate of Chicago gaming company Rush Street Gaming. Through the investment, Ruby Seven will leverage its proven social gaming success and live operations capabilities with Rush Street’s land-based and online casino industry expertise....

2013-12-28 23:01:36

IGXE is a company that offers various cheap products like FIFA coins, final fantasy gil, cheap gold etc. for different video games. Through its customer services and timely delivery of products, IGXE has become a trusted name. (PRWEB) December 28, 2013 IGXE recently announced cheap Guild Wars 2 Gold for World of Warcraft’s Winter Veil. More online players are expected to enjoy the hugely popular video game World of Warcraft this festive season. Christmas and New Year holiday seasons...

Internet Archive Unveils Free-To-Play Classic Video Game Collection
2013-12-28 07:57:41

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports – Your Universe Online Fans of classic Atari 2600 and ColecoVision video games have one last surprise waiting under the tree for them this holiday season: an online archive of titles from the 1970s and 1980s, courtesy of the folks at the Internet Archive. On Thursday, archivist Jason Scott announced the opening of the Console Living Room, a collection that allows both old-school gamers and modern-day players curious about the origins of the industry...

2013-12-03 23:26:09

Online Sales Expected to Be Biggest Driver of Growth San Diego, CA (PRWEB) December 03, 2013 A series of new reports from DFC Intelligence forecasts that the global market for video game software on dedicated console systems is expected to grow 30% to around $22 to $23 billion a year from 2016 to 2018. This forecast includes revenue from game software from Microsoft, Nintendo and Sony. It does not include additional revenue these platforms will receive from non-game sources such as...

Nintendo 3DS Gets YouTube
2013-12-02 15:40:06

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Nintendo's 3DS just became the newest platform to support YouTube videos. A new YouTube application for the handheld gaming system just became available in North America and Europe, Slashgear reports. The dual screens of the Nintendo 3DS offers a different style of control for viewers. The bottom screen displays search results, suggested videos and the play bar, while the top screen plays the videos. The bottom screen also allows users...

Nintendo Southwest Partership
2013-12-02 12:02:56

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Passengers aboard a Southwest Airlines flight from New Orleans to Dallas last week received a happy surprise when the iconic Nintendo mascot Mario showed up to give everyone on the plane a free Wii U gaming system. The surprise signaled the start of a partnership between the two companies that will include gaming lounges in some of the nation’s busiest airports between now and Dec. 22. If passengers are traveling through Dallas Love...


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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