September 19, 2017
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Spencer, the leader of Microsoft’s Xbox business since 2014, has joined the company’s group of senior leaders, a sign of the importance of the video...
September 18, 2017
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NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — The U.S. Navy plans to use Xbox 360 controllers to operate periscopes aboard its newer submarines. The Virginian-Pilot in Norfolk, Virginia,...
September 2, 2017
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Those costumes you're seeing in downtown Seattle? They're for PAX West 2017, a convention for gamers that started in Bellevue and is now so big...
August 27, 2017
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Tech Spotlight: The Seattle startup wants to put the power to start and run a video-gaming tournament in the hands of gamers.
August 24, 2017
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Taiwan-based HTC, which has its U.S. headquarters in Bellevue, and Bellevue gaming giant Valve partnered to build the Vive, one of the major high-end virtual-reality...
August 12, 2017
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The International Dota 2 Championships Grand Finals at KeyArena — hosted by Bellevue-based Valve, which created Dota 2 — pits teams against each other for...
August 8, 2017
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Esports have drawn interest from heavyweights in traditional media, including Turner Sports, which has a camera crew in Seattle to wrap up their four-episode documentary...
August 7, 2017
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ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Casinos are slowly embracing competitive video game tournaments as a way to help their bottom lines, but the money is...
August 7, 2017
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The Super Bowl of the eSports (electronic sports) world is taking place this week in Seattle. Watch it right here.
August 3, 2017
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Bellevue-based Valve has become one of the most successful, and low- profile, video-game companies in the world. It’s known for an unusual freewheeling corporate structure,...