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Up. Up. Down. Down. Left. Right. Left. Right. B. A. Start. It’s the most famous sequence of button pushes in video game history, and its creator, Kazuhisa Hashimoto, has died. He was 79.
Microsoft says it has developed a technique to detect online predators who try to groom children for sexual purposes using the chat function in multiplayer video games.
An unopened copy of a 1987 cult classic video game that a Nevada man found in the attic of his childhood home is expected to sell for up to $10,000 at an online auction. Scott Amos found the pristine copy of Nintendo’s “Kid Icarus” in May.
The past few weeks have been a blur to Zion Williamson. He was picked No. 1 in the NBA draft by the New Orleans Pelicans.
The World Video Game Hall of Fame fielded thousands of nominations for the Class of 2019 from more than 100 countries, hall officials said Thursday after narrowing the field to 12.
“The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air” star Alfonso Ribeiro has dropped a lawsuit against the makers of the video game “Fortnite” over its use of the “Carlton” dance he did on the show
ArenaNet, a long-tenured Bellevue video-game studio responsible for the hit online role-playing game series “Guild Wars,” is laying off 143 people.
As a child, Lester Bloom could often be found hunched over a large roll of paper drawing out new levels for the Mario video game series. Nineteen years later, Bloom is set to release his first virtual reality game, generated, programmed and designed himself.
1980's retromania is everywhere you look these days, from Stanger Things on Netflix to the re-release money grab of the NES Classic. This is the perfect time to revisit the pixelated video games of the 80's with a charming tale from tinyBuild and Lazy Bear Games, "Graveyard Keeper."
Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo is the cover athlete for the NBA 2K19 standard edition video game.
Bellevue gaming company Valve removed a game developer from its website Tuesday after online outrage over a video game depicting a school shooting.
It looks like “Game Over” for actress Lindsay Lohan in her state court fight against a software company for using what she claims is a likeness of her in a video game.
Arkane Studios, makers of the Dishonored series, have lovingly created a world that gives players the freedom to tackle obstacles how they wish. But the narrative payoff just isn't as great as in the games it's trying to emulate, and portions of the gameplay feel unpolished.
In the race to the autonomous revolution, developers have realized there aren’t enough hours in a day to clock the real-world miles needed to teach cars how to drive themselves. Which is why “Grand Theft Auto V” is in the mix.
Microsoft has minted its fifth billion-dollar video-game franchise. The “Forza” racing series in December topped $1 billion in lifetime sales since the first game’s release 12 years ago, Microsoft said Monday.
It was Grand Theft Auto come to life: When an 11-year-old bought a video game Wednesday in Lake Charles, Louisiana, he opened the plastic case to find a bag of drugs.
“Minecraft,” the popular Microsoft -owned world-building video game, is heading to China. Microsoft on Friday announced a deal with NetEase, a Chinese online-services company, to develop and sell mobile and personal-computer versions of “Minecraft” tailored for the Chinese market.
Microsoft will stop producing the Xbox 360, the decade-old video-game console that cemented the company’s place in the living room.
“Sonic the Hedgehog,” “Space Invaders” and “John Madden Football” are among 15 games named Tuesday as finalists for the World Video Game Hall of Fame.
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Monday charged Rhode Island’s economic development agency and Wells Fargo with defrauding investors for the state’s disastrous $75 million deal with 38 Studios, the failed video game company started by former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling.