These Patents Video Game Publishers Own May Surprise You. Plus More...

After listening to this week's episode of This American Life on software patents, I was curious to investigate patents within the gaming sphere. Although we routinely hear about console manufacturers' patents, patents from publishers are a less frequent source for headlines. » 6/06/13 5:00pm 6/06/13 5:00pm

Dungeons & Dragons Online Players Unite To Topple Offer Wall

Exploring alternative commerce models for Dungeons & Dragons Online, Turbine recently created an offer wall, where players could complete "special offers" in exchange for points. Due to tremendous negative user feedback, Turbine has now torn down that wall. » 4/15/10 3:20pm 4/15/10 3:20pm