The world's largest games fair kicked off on August 20. with up to half a million fans expected to see their favourite e-sports stars in action and give feedback that can decide whether a new release is a hit or a flop.
Researchers have long sought links between real-world violence and bloody video games. "We found a whole lot of nothing," said one expert.
Many questions about the future of esports remain, but its athletes and fans aren’t going anywhere. There’s no turning back now.
Being the co-founder of Atari, and the inventor of the smash-hit 1970’s arcade game Pong, earned Nolan Bushnell the nickname of, “the father of video-gaming”.
The Middle East and North Africa gaming market is one of the least developed worldwide, but that’s changing fast as promoters and developers are taking it to the next level.
Researchers in Switzerland have developed a technology which allows people with severely impaired motor functions to play video games, using only their minds.
Soon gamers will be able to play whatever they want, whenever they want and wherever they want, as long as they have a good internet connection.
It took Jiang Shenghui 120 hours and 80,000 Lego pieces to complete his giant cable car artwork.
Taiwan grandpa plays Pokémon Go on 15 mobile phones at once, while riding his bike
The trailer of the game has been posted online and features players being able to send prisoners for 'disinfection' to a concentration camp similar to Auschwitz.
The Bundeswehr has sparked a backlash after unveiling posters comparing gaming to real-life conflict for a recruitment campaign.
Competitors come in many forms, some are teams going toe-to-toe on a playing field whilst others pit their skills in digital arenas. Then there are those with no opponents, challenging themselves, and the status quo, in musical concert halls.
Gaming addiction has been listed as a mental health condition for the first time by the World Health Organization.
New versions of the Nokia 3310 phone and Super Nintendo games console were both brought back last year—which old-school gadgets can we expect to reappear on the market in 2018?
Actors perform on stage and simultaneously inside a virtual world in new production.
What is German Chancellor Angela Merkel's special move, and will it be enough to defeat her rivals?
"I'm content. I won't play Pokemon, it's already out of fashion," said Sokolovsky after the sentencing.
Pokemon-playing blogger guilty of inciting religious hatred in central Russia
A ball game on a vinyl record player is just one of the unusual attractions at a games festival in Berlin.
French media giant Vivendi is reportedly to focus on buying video games and advertising companies to address investor concerns about its strategy.
Nintendo's shares rose following reports of strong sales of its Switch console, but analysts say it's too early to project its long term success.
Nintendo has launched its new Switch games console, which is crucial to the Japanese company's future.
Nintendo reports first quarterly profit in a year thanks to its growing mobile games division, the focus now is on its upcoming Switch console.
The founder of Japanese toy and game software makers Bandai Namco Holdings has died at the age of 91. Masaya Nakamura was known as the "Father of PAC-MAN".
Cellist Tina Guo is taking video game music into the charts with her debut album, ‘Game On’.
Nintendo unveiled their latest console, the Switch, at a presentation in Tokyo on Friday (13 January).