| Apr 30, 2014
| 4:30 PM
WWE has added its WWE Network to Microsoft's Xbox One videogame console just days before its next pay-per-view, "Extreme Rules," this Sunday.
The company has long said its new digital network would be added to the next-generation console this summer. The...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Strong demand for Sony's PlayStation 4 and Microsoft's Xbox One consoles thrust the video game industry into positive territory in March.
Overall sales for the games biz came in at $1 billion, up 3% over last year, according to NPD Group.
| Apr 7, 2014
| 4:07 AM
Target is having a huge video game sale, offering a free game when you buy two.
Select from hundreds of titles across all platforms, from Xbox One to Nintendo DS, Wii to PS3 and PS4. Some games are priced at $2.99.
The offer is goon in stores and...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 6:04 AM
The PlayStation 4 debuts today, sparking a new round in the battle over your attention span, thumb endurance and, ultimately, checkbook. But despite all the fanfare over Sony’s latest release, the PS4 will only enjoy a week alone in the spotlight,...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 6:15 AM
Microsoft Corp., looking to build anticipation for the new Xbox One video game console, emphasized the entertainment features of the device.
The struggling Seattle technology giant has been positioning the successor to its Xbox 360 as an all-in-one...
| Nov 8, 2013
Thor, Loki and their Asgardian pals are getting the Lego treatment in a new parody of the “Thor: The Dark World” movie poster.
The poster, released on Nov. 6, features Lego versions of the stars of the upcoming Marvel film in a promotion for...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 10:38 AM
Disney Interactive, the struggling video game and digital media subsidiary of Walt Disney Co., is cutting roughly 700 jobs worldwide, the company said Thursday.
The division is closing offices in Chicago, New Jersey, Colorado, South Korea and Hyderabad,...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 5:06 PM
On the heels of the massive success of "The Lego Movie," Warner Bros. is working to erect another block-themed blockbuster, this time based on the popular video game "Minecraft," which boasts more than 100 million registered users.
The news was broken...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 12:51 PM
Disney Interactive Co-President John Pleasants is leaving the company, giving control of the Walt Disney Co. video game and digital media subsidiary to Jimmy Pitaro, the unit's other co-president.
Burbank-based Disney said Monday that Pleasants would...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 4:58 PM
Disney Interactive, the struggling video game and digital media subsidiary of the Walt Disney Co., is expected to begin a round of layoffs, according to a source with knowledge of the matter.
The cuts could come as soon as this week.
| Feb 3, 2014
The following items were taken from police reports.
A man wearing a ski mask entered the Jewel Food Store, 440 E. Rand Road, at 3:10 p.m. Jan. 24, approached the TCF bank counter and demanded money from the teller. The offender...