Universal Studios Japan’s new life-size video game zone, Super Nintendo World, is set to open on Feb. 4, 2021, slightly ahead of the company’s latest projections. Life Imitates Art Visitors […]
Twitch has unveiled Predictions, a feature meant to help creators spur engagement. Viewers will be allowed to wager Channel Points — an existing points program on the platform — on […]
Retailers sold out of both Sony’s PlayStation 5 and Microsoft’s Xbox Series X/S during their launches last week. Now, desperate gamers looking for a next-gen console are resorting to secondary […]
Honda will reveal its next Civic model on Twitch’s “Honda Head2Head” channel, which the Japanese carmaker has sponsored for three years. A Fortnite battle and performance from rapper Cordae will […]
ESPN is ending its daily coverage of the $1 billion esports industry despite recognizing the audience growth opportunity the segment presents. The company launched an esports-specific vertical in 2016, supplementing […]
ESPN launched its vertical devoted to the world of competitive gaming in 2016. But ultimately the new business didn’t scale enough to make a meaningful impact, said sources.
Take-Two Interactive made a $974 million offer for British game developer Codemasters Group. Executives at Take-Two believe Codemasters’ official Formula 1 racing games would complement its current titles like Grand […]