Amazon has dropped the Twitch name from its subscription offering as the tech giant focuses on growing the Prime brand.
Microsoft has confirmed that its mobile streaming video game service, Project xCloud, will officially launch on September 15.
Microsoft has revealed a glimpse of Halo Infinite game play footage among its slate of upcoming titles for the Xbox Series X console.
Video gamers are finding the experience of playing less enjoyable than ever, with more than half saying the inclusion of social or political stories was the biggest reason for this, new research suggests.
Ghost Of Tsushima arrives on PlayStation 4 this week as the last major exclusive of this generation of the console, offering a mixture of serenity and intense violence.
An Aberdeen gaming cafe has confirmed it will reopen next week.
Sony has unveiled its forthcoming PlayStation 5 and a raft of titles set to land on the next-generation console.
Microsoft is celebrating 30 years since Solitaire was launched on Windows PCs, becoming a staple in classic computer gaming.
Epic Games’s digital store has crashed amid a rush to get hold of Grand Theft Auto V for free.
A game has been developed for children during the coronavirus pandemic which aims to demonstrate the importance of social distancing.
Two-thirds of parents are not checking the age ratings of computer games, new research suggests.
Fortnite can be downloaded through the Google Play Store for the first time, after developers blamed Google for putting software not on the platform at a “disadvantage”.
Facebook has launched a standalone gaming app primarily focused on watching and sharing live videos of game play.
There's something about watching someone power wash their patio or decking that's just oddly mesmerising.
Google is giving free access to games on its Stadia cloud platform for two months to help entertain people stuck indoors during lockdown.
More than 720,000 people tuned in to watch the 2020 Bafta Games Awards, as the ceremony was turned into an online-only event for the first time.
Action-adventure title Outer Wilds has won the top gong at this year’s Bafta Games Awards, which was held as an online-only event entirely for the first time.
Microsoft has teased gamers with a taste of the speeds they can expect from its next-generation Xbox console.
The BBC has launched apps for its first multiplayer game Nightfall, as the broadcaster continues to look towards serving audiences online.
Gaming companies risk “setting kids up for addiction” by including gambling tasks in their video games, the director of mental health for the NHS said.
The streaming of video games will take many years to become mainstream or replace playing through a traditional console or PC, the head of Xbox has said.
Several key features will not be ready when Google’s Stadia gaming platform launches in less than a week’s time, developers at the firm have revealed.
A north-east man has been fined after using cocaine in a bid to stay up all night gaming.
Video game creator Hideo Kojima has said his new game, Death Stranding, is a reaction to US President Donald Trump and Brexit.
There is little evidence to suggest that gaming addiction is a clinically unhealthy habit for young people, scientists claim, calling existing fears “exaggerated”.
Fortnite has returned with an all-new virtual world after the previous map mysteriously disappeared into a black hole.
Fortnite’s entire map has disappeared into a black hole, leaving gamers unable to play, as part of a worldwide event to mark the end of the game’s 10th season.
Sales of Nintendo’s Switch console have moved past 10 million units in Europe, the gaming giant has revealed.
Sony has pulled Facebook integration from the PlayStation 4, making it impossible to find friends on the social network who also use the gaming console.
Gamers are able to play a version of classic racing title Mario Kart on their smartphones for the first time.