A video game designed by a Dunedin developer has caught the eye of the wider industry, taking the top spot in a national competition.
He has worked in children's television, done computer graphics for live sport and helped construct the simulator used to train New Zealand's air traffic controllers.
American teenager Kyle Giersdorf won $US3 million on Sunday after taking the top prize in a tournament in New York for the popular online video game Fortnite.
The creators of mobile gaming phenomenon Pokemon Go unleashed a new game that features Harry Potter and other characters from the wizarding world made famous in best-selling books and films.
Whatever your feelings about "computer games", playing competitive esports requires some of the same skills as traditional codes, writes Ian Munro.
Americans mightn't understand the word "fortnight", but they do understand Fortnite. I've discovered my grandchildren understand both, writes parenting columnist Ian Munro.
Microsoft Corp on Sunday unveiled its next-generation Xbox console, known as "Project Scarlett," which is set to hit store shelves during the 2020 holiday season.
Employers generally prefer their workers not to play video games at work, but that could be set to change if a new initiative has its way.
It should be no surprise the Stranger Things video game has a retro look. The Netflix series is infused with nostalgia from the 1980s and the upcoming project for Nintendo Switch is no different,...
The new PlayStation will feature custom hardware, a solid state drive, 3-D sound support and backwards compatibility, writes Keith Stuart, but it won’t be out in 2019.
A new ‘‘digital native’’-intended model of the Xbox One won’t play discs, but, writes Keza MacDonald, is cheaper as a result.
You know the gaming world has got to a weird stage when the common theme of the reaction to a new game is pleasure that it is not completely broken.
Professional mountain climbers have helped install waterproof tarps over the gutted, exposed exterior of Notre Dame Cathedral, as authorities race to prevent further damage ahead of storms.
Google has unveiled a video-game streaming platform called Stadia, positioning itself to take on the traditional video-game business.