The game developer who died following a car crash on Friday deliberately swerved to protect his wife and unborn child.
Demos for music games DJ Hero 2 and Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock are available to download now from Xbox Live, Activision's announced.
2K Sports has announced tennis simulation Top Spin 4.
Microsoft reckons companies are in for a "super-challenging" time if they try to imitate controller-free Xbox 360 add-on Kinect.
Microsoft and Sony reckon their motion control devices Kinect and Move will revolutionise the game industry, but one big hitter remains unconvinced of their relevance to that most hardcore of genres: the role-playing game.
Hollywood actors Gary Oldman and Ed Harris have done voice over work for upcoming shooter Call of Duty: Black Ops, Activision's confirmed.
The creator of PC hits Total Annihilation, Supreme Commander and Dungeon Siege has hit out at those who say PC gaming is dying and pointed to Valve's digital download service Steam as evidence of its booming popularity.
UPDATE: Digital Foundry's Rich Leadbetter had this to say on the latest PS3 update:
Square Enix has admitted some gamers may find upcoming PSP game The 3rd Birthday: Parasite Eve "erotic", but insisted it's not intentionally courting such attention.
Resistance and Ratchet and Clank developer Insomniac's upcoming multiplatform EA game will manage a higher than 90 review score average, the US publishing behemoth has confidently proclaimed.
As boss of EA Partners David DeMartini is in charge of more games than seems possible for one person. There's BulletStorm, Crysis 2, Alice 2, Reckoning and Portal 2 (maybe) to worry about, and untitled games from Respawn Entertainment, Insomniac, Starbreeze and Suda51 to keep on the straight and narrow.
Microsoft still wants to make a movie based on the Halo franchise, but is said to be "intently watching" the TV landscape as a potential outlet for a TV series.
Sony will invite gamers into a LittleBigPlanet 2 beta this week, allowing them to play the PS3-exclusive ahead of its release "for a few weeks".
A raft of upcoming EA games will be playable ahead of their release at the Eurogamer Expo this October.
EA is working to improve the security behind free-to-play online fantasy game Lord of Ultima after players reported hacked accounts.
Sony's PSP is getting a new game, and it's called Ace Combat Joint Assault.
Credits earned by gamers before Halo: Reach's official launch will be removed, Bungie has warned.
The "disastrous" launch of turn-based fantasy game Elemental: War of Magic forced layoffs at publisher Stardock.
One of the chief developers at Relic Entertainment died after a car crash involving an allegedly high 21-year-old.
Resurrected first-person shooter Duke Nukem Forever might have been the talk of PAX over the weekend, but developer Gearbox Software still found time to reassure gamers that its other in-development title, Aliens: Colonial Marines, is still alive.
Update: The press release is out. Duke Nukem Forever will be released for PC, PS3 and Xbox 360 in calendar 2011. The game is playable this week at PAX.
Publishing behemoth EA is now willing to swallow its pride when its games go wrong and makes a point of listening to feedback from the community after years spent ignoring them, EA Sports president Peter Moore has said.
All Capcom games exist because Keiji Inafune said yes. As head of global research and development at the Japanese powerhouse, Inafune's the man responsible for approving game ideas from his own producers. A case in point: the recently announced Street Fighter X Tekken is in production because producer Yoshinori Ono convinced Inafune that it would be worthwhile.
The British Board of Film Classification has listed a new game called Blood Drive.
Just Add Water's Oddworld game is a downloadable PlayStation Network-exclusive "enhanced remake" of 2005's Stranger's Wrath.
Kinect Sports developer Rare has moved to quell concern over the amount of space required to use Xbox 360 add-on Kinect.
Yakuza 4 will be released in Europe and North America in Spring 2011, SEGA has confirmed.
Crackdown 2 developer Ruffian Games has outlined a fix for the recently released Toy Box add-on following reports that the DLC stops the game from working.
Capcom's teased the addition of two new characters to the arcade version of Super Street Fighter IV.
Take-Two has backed divisive gangster game Mafia II and hit back at comments from an analyst that it will fail to be profitable.