Entries in 'rights' (43)
Ill-fated publisher THQ was once the target for a possible acquisition at the hands of EA, court documents have revealed.
Appeal S.A, has purchased the rights to Outcast from Atari Europe.
BitCompser has not acquired the video game rights to the STALKER series, the game’s developer GSC has insisted.
Blizzard is facing pressure from both sides of the globe as consumer rights groups get up in arms about Diablo III.
A movie version of Deus Ex: Human Revolution is on the way after CBS successfully won the film rights from Square Enix.
Dreamworks has acquired the rights to a Need for Speed film from publisher EA.
A report has claimed Nintendo has now acquired co-ownership status of Tecmo Koei's horror IP Fatal Frame.
The issue of Chinese human rights has been thrust into the limelight again this morning with news that Chinese workers on an Xbox 360 manufacturing line have threatened their employer ...
Yu Suzuki has hinted at a possible move to acquire the rights to the Shenmue franchise from Sega.
Far from protecting the games industry, DRM is actually damaging it according to the MD of download site Good Old Games Guillaume Rambourg.
Sony Pictures has reportedly paid $1 million for the rights to produce Steve Jobs’ biopic, after the Apple founder died earlier this month.
Iconic German car brand Porsche will not feature in Microsoft’s Forza 4 following EA’s unwillingness to strike a deal with Microsoft.
Capcom's Devil May Cry could be the next video games IP to get the Hollywood treatment.
Publisher EA has successfully renegotiated the terms of its deal with the NFL that affords it the lucrative rights used to make its American football series true-to-life.
UK developer Tag Games has landed a coup, signing a deal with BBC Worldwide to launch an official Doctor Who game for iPhone and iPad.
Publisher EA has announced that it has updated the terms of its global publishing agreement with LucasArts that will see it assume extra responsibilities toward the title.
PC and console publisher Kalypso has acquired parts of The Games Company, which was recently placed into insolvency.
Britain’s largest independent music publisher Chrysalis is to focus on the games industry following the completion of an £11m acquisition of First State Media Group.
Free games are being offered to some of those who suffered at the hands of Ubisoft’s DRM server problems earlier this month.
A brand new Michael Jackson game seems very much on the cards after news that Sony has swooped to secure a seven-year deal for the rights to release video games ...
Having already been forced to defend its controversial new PC DRM to the hilt, Ubisoft this weekend has faced a fresh backlash from gamers after a technical problem prevented owners ...
Microsoft has confirmed a change to its terms and conditions that will allow users to more freely express themselves in their online gamertag.
In a further layer to the already astonishing events of the Activision-Infinity Ward saga, defendants Jason West and Vince Zampella have outlined what they say are the rights afforded to ...
The Government’s apparent backing down over plans to cut off the internet connection of those found guilty of file-sharing copyrighted material has been dismissed by campaign body Open Rights Groups.