April 2004




E3 2004: Taiwan to hold Game Pavillion at E3
April 30, 12:20 PM
Four companies will showcase software of different platforms.



Bill Gardner launches O~3 Entertainment
April 30, 1:33 AM
Publishing company will focus on indie developers.



Ubisoft financial details
April 30, 1:28 AM
Consolidated sales results for 2003/2004.



Edinburgh International Games Festival 2004 details
April 29, 9:33 PM
Festival to run during August across 2 weeks.



Ray Dolby inducted into Hall of Fame
April 29, 9:30 PM
Audio guru inducted into National Inventors Hall of Fame.



PlayLogic adds to Marketing team
April 29, 12:04 AM
Marketing Manager, Content Development Manager and Communication & PR Coordinator appointed.



Speakers for Game Initiative Conference announced
April 28, 10:43 AM
10 companies to participate in "Breaking into the Industry" conference.



Game Developer magazine relaunches
April 28, 10:41 AM
New mag design as well as new content.



Funcom secures new funding
April 28, 10:35 AM
Funcom secures 4.5 million in financing from Northzone Ventures.



Massive Assault Network reaching into Asia
April 28, 10:33 AM
SIC gains licensing rights to Wargaming.net's strategy game.



Bungie Studios creator plants new roots
April 26, 11:44 PM
Alexander Seropian heads Wideload Games.



Infinium revises stock purchase program
April 23, 1:00 PM
Company adds investor HaDavar in new agreement.



Jakks Pacific 1st quarter financial results
April 23, 12:47 PM
Company reports 9.2 percent gain from last year.



Christian Game Developers Conference dates announced
April 23, 12:36 PM
Conference will be held during July in Portland, Oregon.



Take 2 PR gains 2 more
April 23, 10:08 AM
Matt Schlosberg and Jason Bergman join Take 2 internal PR team.



NPD Group reports drops in Video Game sales
April 21, 5:36 AM
1st Quarter console and portable sales down from last year.



Toys R Us exec joins Majesco
April 21, 5:35 AM
Lipschitz joins Majesco board of directors.



GarageGame releases Network Code for Indies
April 21, 5:27 AM
Torque Network Library will provide net integration for indie games.



Girl Scouts at the Guildhall
April 21, 5:25 AM
School trying to improve male/female ratio in game development community.



Midway financial results out later this month
April 18, 11:17 AM
Conference call to be hosted in late April.



Square-Enix raises outlook
April 18, 11:16 AM
Company expects full year operating profits to increase.



Death2Spam coming to PCs
April 14, 12:23 AM
Looks like the anti-spam war has gone commercial.



EA President to step down
April 9, 1:17 PM
Riccitiello will resign to begin private venture.



Infinium Labs switches to The Bohle Company
April 9, 12:18 PM
Console company ditches Zeigeist for rival PR firm.



Midway reports loss for first quarter
April 9, 12:14 PM
However company says loss lower than expected projections.



Japan Top Sellers list
April 3, 10:18 PM
Media Create has released their list of the top 10 best selling games in Japan for the last week of March.