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Indiana Convention's CEO Calls for Broader LGBT Protections

By Brian Slodysko | Jul 31
The CEO of a large gamers' convention that threatened to leave Indiana earlier this year over a religious objections law said organizers are "shopping the show" to other cities and could relocate if lawmakers don't expand protections for gays.

Pilots Race Drones in First National Championships

Jul 24
120 pilots from all over the world will send packs of drones zipping around an 11,000-seat stadium at speeds of up to 80 mph.

Judge OKs $60 M Settlement in NCAA Video Game Case

Jul 20
A federal judge approved a $60 million settlement for college athletes in a class-action lawsuit filed against the NCAA and video-game maker Electronics Arts.

'Tomb Raider' Star Camilla Luddington Navigates Comic-Con

By Derrik J. Lang | Jul 18
That brunette woman sporting big black sunglasses on the Comic-Con show floor just might be Lara Croft. "Tomb Raider" actress Camilla Luddington checked out the pop-culture action in the San Diego Convention Center.

The Internet Flooded with Tributes to Nintendo Chief

By Yuri Kageyama | Jul 15
Nintendo Co. President Satoru Iwata's death from an illness at 55 is being mourned by game fans around the world. They're sharing Iwata Mii avatars, creating pictures with farewell messages on the Nintendo drawing game Splatoon and sending Tweets.

Gamers Mourn the Death of Nintendo CEO Satoru Iwata

Jul 13
Nintendo CEO and President Satoru Iwata died at the age of 55.

Owner of 'Tetris' Rights Takes Hawaii Home, Ranch Off Grid

By Caleb Jones | Jul 8
High above the bustling city of Honolulu, in a quiet, exclusive hillside neighborhood where some of the island's wealthiest residents live, there is an extravagant home that's not quite like the others.

Microsoft Touts HoloLens, Backward Compatibility of Xbox One

By Ryan Nakashima | Jun 18
Microsoft has promised that hundreds of games designed for its older Xbox 360 will work on its newer Xbox One console, starting with a handful of titles this year.

Nintendo Charts Return of 'Zelda,' 'Star Fox' at E3

By Derrik J. Lang | Jun 17
Link is set to return to the Nintendo 3DS before he arrives on the Wii U. Nintendo announced plans during the Electronic Entertainment Expo for a multiplayer-focused installment of "The Legend of Zelda" on the Nintendo 3DS set to debut this fall.

'Pong,' 'Tetris' Make Video Game Hall of Fame's First Class

By Carolyn Thompson | Jun 8
The first inductees into the new World Video Game Hall of Fame include "Pong," the game that introduced millions to electronic play, "Doom," which triggered a debate over the role of games and violence in society, and "Super Mario Bros."

Hollywood Dipping Toes into Virtual Reality Worlds

By Ryan Nakashima | Jun 4
Universal's Focus Features recently launched its first virtual-reality experience for movies, promoting the upcoming release of its "Insidious: Chapter 3" horror film. It's driving a truck around the country, inviting fans to wear virtual-reality goggles.

Is Your PC Strong Enough to Handle a Virtual Reality?

May 22
As cool as virtual reality gaming might be, the odds of your computer being strong enough to handle it are pretty slim. CNET's Dan Ackerman joins CBSN to explain why.

LGBTQA Sci-Fi, Fantasy & Gaming Convention Sets Dates

By EDGE | May 21
HavenCon offers gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgendered, questioning and allied community members a fun, safe haven filled with gaming experiences, geek activities, incredible artwork, and pop culture panels from industry professionals and local talents.

Gay Fighting Video Game Released in Time for Pride

By EDGE | May 21
In time for this year's pride season, Handsome Women Productions, in collaboration with Bearded Man Studios, presents the world's first gay fighting game, "Gay Fighter Supreme," with ten LGBT fighters.

The Top iPhone and iPad Apps on App Store

May 20
App Store Official Charts for the week ending May 18, 2015.

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