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Skydance Media Appoints Chris Hewish as Executive Vice President of Interactive

Skydance Media Appoints Chris Hewish as Executive Vice President of Interactive

Skydance, a diversified media company that creates elevated, event-level entertainment for global audiences, has named Chris Hewish as Executive Vice President of Interactive, effective immediately. In the newly created position, Hewish is responsible for...
Nintendo Download: Blast Before You Buy

Nintendo Download: Blast Before You Buy

This week’s Nintendo Download includes the following featured content: Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch NBA Playgrounds: Classic NBA arcade action is back! Take your “A” game to the playground and beat the best...
GameStop Reports Sales and Earnings for Fiscal 2016 and Provides 2017 Outlook

GameStop Reports Sales and Earnings for Fiscal 2016 and Provides 2017 Outlook

Gross margin rate expands nearly 400 basis points in 2016 to a record rate of 35.0% Technology Brands adjusted operating earnings increase 216.4%; 63.7% on a GAAP basis Collectibles sales achieve high-end of...
Mad Catz® Announces Suspension of Trading and Commencement of NYSE MKT Delisting Procedures; Common Stock Expected to Begin Trading on the OTC PINK

Mad Catz® Announces Suspension of Trading and Commencement of NYSE MKT Delisting Procedures; Common...

Mad Catz Interactive, Inc. (the “Company”) (NYSE MKT:MCZ), today announced that it received notification that, due to the “abnormally low trading price” of its common stock, the staff of NYSE MKT...
Grab Your Word Dice! Zynga Launches Boggle With Friends Worldwide

Grab Your Word Dice! Zynga Launches Boggle With Friends Worldwide

Zynga (), a leading social game developer, today announced the launch of Boggle With Friends, the company’s latest addition to their With Friends games collection, which includes Words With Friends, one...
Nintendo Switch Ushers in a New Era of Console Gaming on the Go

Ushers in a New Era of Console Gaming on the Go

The launch of the Nintendo Switch video game system means that console-quality gaming is no longer tethered exclusively to the living room TV. Nintendo Switch lets people play their favorite games...
Hasbro Recognized as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies by the Ethisphere Institute for Sixth Consecutive Year

Hasbro Recognized as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies by the Ethisphere Institute...

Hasbro, Inc.  has been recognized by the Ethisphere Institute, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, as a 2017 World’s Most Ethical Company. Hasbro has...
Switch and Play with Nintendo Switch in Unexpected Places across the U.S.

WWE Superstar John Cena Tags With Nintendo to Show off Switch

Imagine driving in the middle of the desert and seeing a couch, TV and video game system in the middle of nowhere, or skiing down the side of a mountain and...
Nintendo News: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Developers to Host GDC Panel

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Developers to Host GDC Panel

Three developers behind The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild will host a panel at the upcoming Game Developers Conference in San Francisco. The panel, “Change and Constant – Breaking Conventions with The...
Nintendo Download: Summon Fire Emblem to Your Smart Device

Nintendo Download: Summon Fire Emblem to Your Smart Device

This week’s Nintendo Download includes the following featured content: Nintendo Mobile Fire Emblem Heroes – Nintendo’s hit strategy-RPG Fire Emblem series is now reimagined for smart devices. Fight battles customized for touch screens and...
Nexon and Neople Games Release Evil Factory, Retro-Arcade-Styled Mobile Game Packed with Epic Boss Battles

Nexon and Neople Games Release Evil Factory, Retro-Arcade-Styled Mobile Game Packed with Epic Boss...

Nexon and developer Neople have released Evil Factory, a mobile top-down action game that combines a retro 80's art style and an original electronic soundtrack with challenging modern arcade gameplay. Developed by a team...
Mobile Games Generated More Than $40 Billion in 2016

Mobile Games Generated More Than $40 Billion in 2016

First ever joint look at mobile, mobile VR and VR markets by SuperData Research and Unity Technologies shows the category equaling that of global box office sales during that time The mobile games market...