In my experience as a tech journalist Linux and gaming has rarely been used in the same sentence.
LOS ANGELES - Peter Molyneux is upgrading the star power of his next "Fable." The creative director of Microsoft Game Studios Europe has tapped Simon Pegg, Michael Fassbender, John Cleese and other actors to lend their accents to "Fable III," the third chapter of Lionhead Studios' role-playing saga set in the fictional realm of Albion.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Curt Schilling's video game development company has selected a location in downtown Providence, R.I., as it prepares to move from Massachusetts.
"Movie-based games seem like they're destined to fail," says Jason Katz, story supervisor for Pixar's latest animated film, "Toy Story 3." ''It's like putting a giraffe in human clothes." But Pixar's collaboration with Avalanche Software on the "Toy Story 3" video game, released this week by Disney Interactive, demonstrates a fresh approach to the typically dreadful movie tie-in.
KINECT FORE: Microsoft used the E3 video game expo to detail Kinect, a controller for the Xbox 360 game console that dispenses with a remote.
- 'Red Faction' to become multiplatform franchise
- God of War 3 Walkthrough Video
- Summary Box: OnLive game streaming to come in June
- On latest guitar game, players strum real strings
- Wolfenstein 2009: A Visual Treat With Vintage Touch For FPS Lovers
- Man robs rapper Nelly's house, steals electronics
- 'Uncharted 2' tops a turbulent year in video games
- Review: 'Hawk' offers wireless skateboard control
- FTC: Children still marketed violent content
- 'Avatar' video game to expand film's alien world
- Ahead of the Bell: Video game sales fall
- NPD: October video game sales tumble 19 percent
- NPD: October US video game sales tumble 19 percent
- EA posts 2Q loss, cutting 17 pct. of work force
- Electronic Arts posts 2Q net loss, plans layoffs
- Activision Blizzard shares rise after 3Q results
- Activision posts 3Q profit, backs 2009 outlook
- THQ narrows 3Q loss as it lowers costs
- Slinging a guitar not your style? Try 'DJ Hero'
- Sony stays in the red, trims annual loss forecast
- GameStop plans to hire 15,000 seasonal workers
- Once again, 'Ratchet & Clank' has the right stuff
- Netflix movie streaming coming to PlayStation 3
- Video game sales improve slightly in September
- Sony to launch PlayStation with bigger hard drive
- 'Project Runway' to become Wii game
- Big Japanese brands readying 3-D flat-screen TVs
- Sony's PSP go delivers tighter handheld gaming
- Behind the scenes of 'Uncharted 2: Among Thieves'
- Sony to launch new motion controller next spring
- Fla. cops caught playing video game during raid
- Game over: Fla. cops caught playing Wii on the job
- 'Scribblenauts' leads parade of Nintendo DS gems
- Xbox exec Shane Kim to retire after 19 years
- Startup lets you play console video games remotely