Adam Boyes, vice-president of publisher and developer relations at Sony Computer Entertainment America, speaks about “Destiny: The Taken King” video game during an event ahead of the E3  in Los Angeles. Photograph: Patrick T Fallon/Bloomberg

As the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3 2015) draws to a close, the games industry will be taking stock. It was a year when not only were there no ma(...)

The Los Angeles Convention Centre, home of the annual E3 games exhibition. Photograph: Christian Petersen/Getty Images

Games fans will be turning their attention to the E3 event in Los Angeles in the coming days as developers, publishers and other industry figures unv(...)

The new approach comes as Nintendo’s Wii U console lags  Sony’s PlayStation and Microsoft’s XBox Photograph: Reuters

Japanese videogame maker Nintendo forecast its long-awaited entry into smartphone games would help it double annual operating profit in the year endin(...)

If you’re a retro-gaming fan this might interest you. The Mini Emu is a games console that is built on open-source software, bringing multiple emulato(...)

Angry Birds has been expanded into a spin-off TV series and is backing an animated movie set to premiere in May 2016.

Finnish mobile games maker Rovio pinned its hopes on Thursday on a costly 3D movie project helping it return to growth, after a 73 per cent profit dro(...)

The move into smartphone apps could further dent console sales, some analysts said

Shares in Japanese video game maker Nintendo on Wednesday notched their biggest daily gain since listing as investors cheered the decision by the cre(...)

Japanese video game maker Nintendo will venture into smartphone games, heeding calls from investors to boost revenue by taking iconic characters like Super Mario to players increasingly shunning its consoles.

Japanese video game maker Nintendo will venture into smartphone games, heeding calls from investors to boost revenue by taking iconic characters like (...)

You know by now what to expect from Kirby. The popular Nintendo character can suck up and imitate the powers of his enemies, while looking fluffy and (...)

Mario lives and learns

When Mario stomps on Goomba does he really know that the evil mushroom is his enemy? That’s not one of those deep thoughts on par with the sound of on(...)

Playstation 2: launched in 2000

If the PlayStation 20th birthday party could be described in one word, that word would be “nostalgia”. Various corners of the venue were decorated to (...)