The hike in the firm’s outlook underscores how the entertainment giant is benefiting from a global pandemic-era consumer shift.
Microsoft is also engaging creators in the country, distributing development kits to more than 100 of them.
Sony is widely expected to reveal its own launch and pricing plans for the PlayStation 5 during an official video presentation scheduled for Wednesday.
The games maker has been struggling to keep up with demand for the console for most of this year, boosted by the runaway success of Animal Crossing: New Horizons.
Epic Games Inc.’s decision to sue Apple over its mobile store practices sparks new scrutiny and prompts questions about how to counter the tech giant’s dominance.
The specifications have yet to be finalized, though the company has apparently looked into including more computing power and 4K high-definition graphics.
The coronavirus pandemic may be a drag on economies across the globe, but in Japan it’s bringing long-overdue changes in work habits and tools. About 90 percent of refiner Idemitsu Kosan Co.’s nonmanufacturing employees have worked from home. Department store chain Isetan Mitsukoshi Holdings Ltd. ...
With its Switch console thriving amid the pandemic, the firm has reviewed its prospects in a $77 billion mobile gaming market plagued with questionable profit models.
Minebea Mitsumi Inc. Chief Executive Officer Yoshihisa Kainuma is preparing to resume acquisitions once the coronavirus pandemic is done gutting corporate finances and valuations. The former M&A lawyer, known in Japan as the "king of deals,” said he’s waiting out the current market turmoil before ...
The Chinese firm sees Japan's entertainment exports as being ripe for optimization, with better distribution and marketing generating vastly greater revenues.