At the World Series of Video Games, PC and Xbox games are treated with the same respect as soccer or basketball.
Enthusiasts set up a session of "CounterStrike" with 1,160 simultaneous players hosted on a single server.
See all the nominees for Game of the Year and every other category here.
But Bethesda's open-world epic doesn't quite manage to surpass GTA V's all-time high.
YouTube rules the realm of on-demand video, but live video still has a tournament of contenders. With a YouTube Gaming hub, Google is juicing up live features -- and that may bring you face-to-face with gameplay streams you never knew existed.
Technically Incorrect: After a competitor admits to taking Adderall, the Electronic Sports League will begin testing for performance enhancers.
This free app lets you play Shadow of Mordor, Tomb Raider and other desktop titles. But does it really work?
We embed in the field and go behind the scenes of Google's augmented reality game, Ingress. Is walking through the streets of hundreds of countries the future of gaming?
An all-robot press conference in Japan introduced us to CommU and Sota, two of the cutest robots we've ever seen. There's a bit more to them than simply looking "kawaii": they may someday be capable of acting as a kind of robo-companion for Japan's elderly population.