Updated January 28, 2010
The table device will be ‘great for gaming,’ Epic Vice president Mark Rein says after he attends Apple’s premier event.
Updated January 27, 2010
Marcus Fenix and Dom Santiago, two of the locust killers in the Gears of War empire from Cary-based Epic, make a surprise crossover in new game from Capcom. PLUS: Epic’s Cliffy B picks his favorite games.
January 26, 2010
With the looming launch of a tablet-style computer with a bigger screen that might have a place in the living room, Apple could pose an even tougher challenge to established players in the video game business.
Fun coming for 'iPhone on steroids'?
Updated January 15, 2010
An Xbox 360 review: This videogame could become the biggest seller of all time. Why? Its gorgeous graphics outclass even the classic Modern Warfare 1 and are combined with nonstop action, a great cast of characters and fantastic gameplay. Plus, the multiplayer gameplay is superb.
Hot combat in the cold Artic via "Call of Duty"
Updated January 14, 2010
Cary-based developer of the popular game engine Unreal becomes a member of promoters board at Khronos Group which is developing 3D videogame standards.
One of Epic's bad guys created with the Unreal engine
January 7, 2010
CEO Steve Ballmer shows off forthcoming HP tablet – or slate – at trade show. Meanwhile, Microsoft also talks about Xbox 360 game additions and new features.
Steve Ballmer demos HP's forthcoming tablet PC
Updated December 14, 2009
“Shadow Complex,” which is based on the Empire world series created in part by Orson Scott Card, wins in ‘Best Downloadable Game’ category.
Updated December 14, 2009
Norway-based company that is best known for Conan the Barbarian game recently moved some jobs to new office in Canada. Funcom also is launching a new company focused on casual games.
Updated November 16, 2009
The newest installment of the game series, "Modern Warfare 2," set an industry record for first-day sales.
Updated November 6, 2009
The new gaming center, located at 218 Nottingham Drive in Cary, holds its grand-opening Saturday from 2 p.m., with free use of all gaming stations.
October 20, 2009
However, slight increase in sales of hardware, software and accessories is less than analysts had expected.
September 25, 2009
Price cuts for top three platforms could spark an end to six-month long slump in game sales.
Updated September 23, 2009
The Skinny: First-time addition to SPARKcon festival draws hundreds of people for a ‘Gears of War 2’ tournament, game demos and much more. Don’t be surprised if there’s another gamingSPARK in 2010.