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Ed Boon was pulling punches. I could tell immediately: Why else would Aquaman be wiping the floor with Batman? Not to mention, I was playing Ed Boon in a video game, a fighting game, that Ed Boon, the king of the fighting-game genre, created. The game...
Tags: Gaming, Rogers Park, Politics, Sony Corp., Gaming Industry
While Illinois officials remain mired in debate over all forms of gambling, WMS Industries is predicting that casinos will soon become ubiquitous — via your computer and cellphone, at least. The Waukegan-based slot machine maker last month received...
Company Town"Mortal Kombat" is fighting its way back onto the big screen, marking a rare delivery of material from a studio's own video game division to its sibling film unit....
Company TownWarner Bros. video game releases in 2012 will include a sequel to 2008 hit kids game Lego Batman, which will be released close to movie "The Dark Knight Rises; a Hobbit game that will likely launch several months before December movie "The Hobbit: An...
Company TownStrong "Harry Potter" DVD sales help drive Time Warner's second quarter financial results...
Company TownIt's been 16 years since Warner Bros. released a movie based on the video game "Mortal Kombat," but it's still playing out in court. A Los Angeles Superior Court judge on Thursday ordered producer Larry Kasanoff's Threshold Entertainment to pay......
Company TownAfter co-publishing the first successful mature video game based on a DC Comics character in many years last summer, Warner Bros. has quickly taken its makers in-house. Warner has acquired a majority stake in Rocksteady Studios, the London-based developer...
Company TownWarner Bros. is opening a major new video game development studio in Montreal. The studio announced its plans today in conjunction with the Quebecois government, which will provide about $7.4 million in subsidies. The new Montreal studio will be the......
Company TownWarner Bros. beefs up its precious Lord of the Rings portfolio....
Since forming in 1973, AC/DC have cultivated a ton of albums, a good dozen iconic songs and a massive international fan base. Adapting this juggernaut of a brand into a new creative medium — such as, say, a pinball table — sounds like it...
Tags: Gaming, Guns N' Roses (music group), Elton John, Music, AOL LLC
Tribune staff reporterIn rosier times, when corporate profits and rising stock prices were regarded as givens, as they were in the not-too-distant past, it was a relatively simple matter to discern which corporate chieftains were delivering the biggest bang for the buck....
Zap2It.comIf you can smell what The Rock is cooking, you'll know that it's a two helpings of "Spy Hunter." The wrestler-turned-actor will star in both the "Spy Hunter: Nowhere to Run" video game out this fall as well as the big-screen adaptation of the game, set...
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