[NEW YORK] American teenager Kyle Giersdorf won US$3 million on Sunday after taking the top prize in a tournament in New York for the popular online video game Fortnite.

[TOKYO] Game giant Nintendo has announced the release of a scaled back, cheaper version of its runaway success "Switch" game console, expected out in September ahead of the key holiday shopping...

[LOS ANGELES] French video game titan Ubisoft on Monday unveiled a new subscription service and a Brexit-tinged title as it taps into the industry trend toward streaming games.

[BENGALURU] Microsoft Corp on Sunday unveiled its next-generation Xbox console, known as "Project Scarlett," which is set to hit store shelves during the 2020 holiday season.

[NEW YORK] Google on Thursday released new details about its video game streaming service Stadia, which will be available in 14 countries starting in November.

[NEW YORK] Video games are enormously popular in the United States, with 164 million people - or 65 per cent of adults - playing regularly, according to a study released on Thursday.

[TOKYO] Chinese regulators have sketched out new requirements for videogame approvals following a year of scrutiny, providing more clarity to Tencent Holdings and other players struggling with a...

[LOS ANGELES] Messaging app Snapchat, which is widely popular among younger users but has struggled to turn a profit since its creation in 2011, on Thursday announced the launch of its own...

[SAN FRANCISCO] Google set out to disrupt the video game world on Tuesday with a Stadia platform that will let players stream blockbuster titles to any device they wish, as the online giant also...

[KATOWICE, Poland] Top video game players gathered in the Polish city of Katowice on Sunday to fight it out on the shoot-'em-up survival game Fortnite, with prize money totalling US$500,000 at...