Nintendo has announced a new compact version of its Switch console, which is designed to be just a handheld gaming device.
Google has reassured gamers that any titles purchased on its forthcoming streamed gaming platform Stadia will not be lost if a publisher decides to leave.
Mike Ashley’s Sports Direct International has secured majority backing for its £52 million bid to take over retailer Game Digital.
Parents should take up online gaming in order to better understand the benefits and risks of the activity for their children, an online safety group has said.
There is not enough evidence available to suggest that loot boxes in video games constitute gambling, the Digital Minister has said.
Candy Crush makers King have said they acknowledge the seriousness of the World Health Organisation’s (WHO) decision to recognise video game addiction as a disease – but fell short of stating whether they agree with it in a grilling from MPs.
A new Harry Potter augmented reality game inspired by Pokemon Go has launched a day early, tasking fans with collecting magical virtual objects and engaging in battles with creatures.
The makers of popular battle royale game Fortnite have suggested the Duke of Sussex was wrong to say the platform is addictive.
Games that can be controlled by players’ eyes have been introduced to Windows 10 in a bid to help people with speech and mobility difficulties.
Google has given more details about its upcoming cloud-based gaming platform Stadia, announcing prices and game titles.
Google’s streamed gaming platform Stadia will be available from November with well-known titles such as Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Breakpoint at launch, the tech giant has announced.
Apple’s growing interest in the video games industry has been reiterated by the tech giant announcing its Apple TV is to begin supporting Xbox and PlayStation controllers.
Pokemon has unveiled a new game that rewards players for the amount of time they sleep.
Film-making and virtual gaming workshops are among a range of projects for young people sharing a cash boost of more than £1.9 million.
Microsoft and Sony have agreed a deal to work together on video games streaming services, despite the two companies being bitter rivals in the industry.
Minecraft tycoon Chris Van der Kuyl’s personal wealth has received a £30million boost in the past year, according to the latest edition of the Sunday Times rich list.
Dundee is gearing up to cement its place as the “spiritual home” of the UK video games industry by hosting the inaugural Summer of Games.
The first augmented reality (AR) Angry Birds game has been released for the iPhone and iPad.
Snapchat is to allow gamers to use their Bitmoji in other games on other platforms.
As Scotland’s spiritual home of videogames it was only right that a massive exhibition celebrating how they have grown came to Dundee.