Luckily for fans, Harry Potter: Wizards Unite was launched on the longest day of the year, giving budding wizards and gamers alike a few extra minutes of daylight to enjoy the game.
It is claimed marbles has been played at Tinsley Green in West Sussex for hundreds of years.
Fans of nerf guns say they encourage children to turn off their screens and play with friends but could these games lead to real-life violence?
The final score was 575-452 with "groutier" scoring 68 points.
Competitors braved blustery weather to battle it out on Sunday at the annual World Conker Championships in Northamptonshire, England.
Following the Teqball World Cup in France, Euronews finds out what the sport is, who invented it, and what we can expect in the future.
The German Scrabble Club and many Scrabble fans in social media are shocked: For the 70th anniversary, Mattel is rebranding Scrabble in Germany. The game is now called "Buchstaben-YOLO", which translates "Letter-YOLO".
Welcome to UGEARS’ workshop, where horses, trains and instruments powered by gears, cranks and rubber bands are crafted.
Chimpanzees can understand how to play rock-paper-scissors, Japanese primatologists have claimed.
Footage released by Kyoto University in Japan
"When I jump from a high place I feel free and I enjoy it," 18-year-old Muhannad al-Kadiri said.
A Russian video blogger has gone on trial accused of inciting religious hatred for playing “Pokemon Go” in a church.
Magnus Carlsen has won the World Chess Championship title for the third consecutive time. He defeated Sergey Karjakin in a series of tense tie-breaking games.
'Nerve' is a science fiction thriller directed by Henry Joost and Ariel Schulman starring Emma Roberts, Dave Franco and Juliette Lewis.
It’s taken off like no other has and gripped gamers worldwide.
If you were born before 1984 you may have been slightly baffled by all the talk and media coverage of Pokemon Go.
Pokemon GO, an "augmented reality" game for smartphones has become a craze on the streets and given a massive boost to the share price of Japanese video-game giant Nintendo.
The main building of Christian Albrechts University in Kiel, Germany, has been transformed into giant screen for computer gaming.
Four German computer science students fulfilled every gamer’s dream this week by playing their favourite games on a large scale on the facade of
Google has marked a new milestone in the development of artificial intelligence. One of the world’s best players of the Chinese board game Go has
It’s the world’s largest potential jackpot – which has apparently attracted three winners, in the US states of Tennessee, California and Florida. At
Hamleys, the world’s oldest toy shop and a London tourist attraction in its own right, is said to be on the verge of being bought by a Chinese
The 11th All-Africa games have drawn to a close in Republic of Congo Brazzaville with around 8,000 athletes taking part in 22 sports. Egypt topped
There was laughter and foolishness at the Follies Olympics held in Harghita county, Romania, where snowdrifts reach one metre high in March. Around