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Overwatch League’s Mei Gala to Spotlight Gaming, Cosplay and Fashion

While the annual MET Gala has been postponed to September, the Overwatch League’s Mei Gala is taking place this week. The event is named after Mei, who appears in Blizzard Entertainment’s

The Independent Gamer: Sci-Fi Sim ‘Cloudpunk’ Gets a DLC, ‘Subnautica: Below Zero’ Among May Releases

The Independent Gamer is a curated roundup of news from indie gaming, landing here every other Friday. Narrative-Driven Sci-Fi Sim Cloudpunk Gets DLC for PC Upon its release in 2020…

Playing on the Go: The Best Gaming Tablets of 2021

From iPad to Microsoft, here are some of the best options for you to game on the go.

Tribeca Festival Unveils Games Lineup Including Annapurna Interactive’s ‘Twelve Minutes’

The 2021 Tribeca Festival on Thursday unveiled the lineup of eight video games joining as official selections. Among them is Twelve Minutes from developer Luis Antonio and publisher…

USC Games Launches Endowment Fund for Black and Indigenous Students

USC Games on Thursday unveiled the Gerald A. Lawson Endowment fund to support Black and Indigenous students who wish to pursue undergraduate or graduate degrees in video game design and computer

Electronic Arts Acquires Canadian Studio Metalhead Software

The deal will see EA Sports grow the developer's 'Super Mega Baseball' franchise as well as pursue new gaming and sports experiences. 

Doug Liman Directs Verizon Gaming Spot Highlighting Common Glitches (Exclusive)

The commercial for 5G is photographed by 'Dunkirk' cinematographer Hoyte Van Hoytema and cut by 'The Bourne Identity' editor Saar Klein.

Call of Duty Endowment Launches Campaign to Raise $3M for Military Veterans

The campaign's centerpiece will be a content pack in 'Black Ops Cold War' and 'Warzone,' in which Activision's net proceeds will go toward the Endowment.

Moviepass Co-Founder Launches App for Gamers With $3 Million in Seed Funding

Stacy Spikes' company PreShow Interactive offers players the ability to exchange time spent engaging with branded content to unlock in-game currency.

Mobile Gaming Company Wildlife Launches Second Independent Studio

SuperWOW! Games will be led by former Kabam and EA exec Lu Gigliotti, with teams in Australia and Texas.

Michael B. Jordan on ‘Without Remorse’ and Superman Rumors: “I’m Just Watching on This One”

The actor talks updating Tom Clancy's creation for the modern era and suggests the Man of Steel is not in his future.

Sony’s Full-Year Results Buoyed by Games, Music, Film Units

The Japanese electronics and entertainment giant sold a record 7.8 million PlayStation 5 units for the fiscal year.