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Facebook's Oculus to Start Selling Hand Controllers

By Brandon Bailey | Oct 10
Facebook says it's working to make virtual reality more social as the industry gets more crowded.

Batman, 'Battlezone' and Brainteasers Lead Sony VR Lineup

By Lou Kesten | Oct 8
Sony's new virtual-reality system, PlayStation VR, is more focused on games than its competitors. The company says there will be 30 titles at launch and 50 by year's end --?? impressive for a new technology.

A Look at Video Game "Fight Nights"

Sep 23
Gamers are paying a fee to enter tournaments and go head-to-head with other players. CNET senior editor Ashley Esqueda joins CBSN with more.

Schilling Agrees to Settlement in Failed Video Game Venture

By Michelle R. Smith | Sep 19
Former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling and others agreed to a $2.5 million settlement to end their part of a lawsuit brought over Rhode Island's disastrous $75 million deal with 38 Studios, his failed video game company.

Why Tetris is Still Popular, Generations Later

Sep 9
Ever since its emergence from Soviet-era Russia, Tetris has remained a favorite video game.

Lindsay Lohan Loses Lawsuit Versus 'Grand Theft Auto' Makers

Sep 4
A New York state appeals court on Thursday dismissed a lawsuit by actress Lindsay Lohan that says the producers of "Grand Theft Auto" used a likeness of her in one of their video games.

NSFW: Here's a Pokemon Go Gay Porn Parody That No One Asked For

Sep 1
Prepare to have your childhood destroyed!

The Edutainment Video Game Pipeline: Why Teachers Should Beware

By Matthew Nelson | Aug 27
Last month, strategy game guru Sid Meier and video game publisher 2K announced the 2017 release of "Civilization Edu," a redesign of the wildly popular "Civilization" strategy game series specially tailored for classrooms.

'Mr. Robot' Mobile Game Launches As Phony Messaging App

Aug 23
A fake messaging app inspired by the USA Network hacker drama was released Wednesday for mobile devices.

Players Find Penis-Shaped Animals in Popular New Game 'No Man's Sky'

Aug 17
Players of the new and popular video game "No Man's Sky," which creates its own planets and animals, are finding creatures that happen to look like penises.

'South Park' Game Maker Invents Fart-Smelling VR System

Aug 16
Ubisoft unveiled plans Friday for a VR mask that will pump fart smells into gamers' nostrils as they play the game "South Park: The Fractured But Whole."

Play It Forward: 'Pokemon Go' Players Encouraging Donations

Aug 13
Some "Pokemon Go" players are asking participants to bring a canned food item or cash for charities to gatherings for the popular game.

Ready or Not, Pokemon Go Comes to the Rio Olympics

By Tim Reynolds | Aug 7
Pokemon Go - which has been available in some parts of the world, including the United States, for about a month - has just now arrived in the Olympic host city of Rio de Janeiro.

Cologne Cathedral Hires Lawyer to Stop Pokemon Hunters

Jul 26
The Catholic Church has hired a lawyer to tackle a plague of "Pokemon Go" players invading Cologne Cathedral.

It's Not a Good Idea to Play 'Pokemon Go' at Beyonce & Rihanna Shows

Jul 25
You should really take a break from playing "Pokemon Go" while you're at a Beyonce or Rihanna concert. Just a thought!

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