Known for the Xbox, Microsoft has been diversifying away from boxy hardware in favor of reaching millions more new gamers.
The companies won big when the pandemic forced people indoors. In a risky bet, they aren’t slowing down even as behaviors shift again.
An acquisition of Discord, which could top $10 billion, would buttress Microsoft’s gaming business, as video gaming has boomed in the pandemic.
A month after the holiday season, gamers are still contending with scalpers, bots and immense demand as they hunt for elusive devices.
A ninth-century Viking adventure, a game about robots that literally feels good to play and an escape from hell: Here is what’s new across gaming systems to satisfy players of all stripes.
The video game industry has notched record spending and profit in 2020, but to sustain its growth, it must prepare to compete with the return of concerts, movie theaters and live sports.
The gaming console, coming out in its latest version on Thursday, has become the Japanese giant’s centerpiece product.
With a winning combination of solid hardware and software, Sony’s new console makes us excited about the next generation of gaming.
Nice hardware? Check. Fair price? Check. Cool, exclusive games? T.B.D.
The company’s acquisition of ZeniMax Media puts it in a strong position against Sony just weeks before the release of their next generation of gaming consoles.
Gamers are awaiting Sony’s PlayStation 5 and Microsoft’s Xbox Series X, though supply might be limited because of the pandemic.