Fritz, Ben
January 2005
Variety;1/10/2005, Vol. 397 Issue 8, p11
Trade Publication
Focuses on the production of the video game The Matrix Online, which would be produced by Warner. Amount to be spent by Disney to increase its Buena Vista Games unit; Budget of Warner for the video game; Goal of movie producers in producing video games.


Related Articles

  • Walt Disney Co. picks SLC as site for new video gaming studio. Taylor, Debbi // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;11/13/2006, Vol. 36 Issue 19, p1 

    This article reports on the selection of Salt Lake City, Utah as the site for Fall Lane Studio, a video game division of Walt Disney's Buena Vista Games (BVG). This studio will be a sister studio to Avalanche Software, a company acquired by BVG in 2006. Fall Line Studio will handle the...

  • Disney Japan game for 'Spectrobes' Schilling, Mark // Daily Variety;9/18/2006, Vol. 292 Issue 53, p22 

    The article reports on strategy of Walt Disney Co. in entering the video game business by releasing the Spectrobes, a role-playing game in Tokyo, Japan. The video game is produced by Buena Vista Games Inc. in partnership with Japanese game developer Jupiter Corp. Spectrobes is being previewed on...

  • Disney's Chicken Little.  // Children's Technology Review;2005 Trends, Vol. 13 Issue 2/3, p32 

    The article reviews the video game, Disney's Chicken Little from Buena Vista Games.

  • Disney's Cinderella: Magical Dreams.  // Children's Technology Review;2005 Trends, Vol. 13 Issue 2/3, p32 

    The article reviews the video game, Disney's Cinderella: Magical Dreams from Buena Vista Games.

  • Game deal Climax hits Buena Vista. Clarke, Steve // Daily Variety;9/29/2006, Vol. 292 Issue 62, p8 

    The article reports that Buena Vista Games (BVG) Inc., an interactive division of Disney, has purchased British-based videogames specialist Climax Racing, marking BVG's first purchase in Europe. Disney has refused to disclose information regarding terms on the purchase of Climax Racing, which...

  • Disney, Warner Put On Gaming Faces. Hein, Kenneth // Brandweek;9/19/2005, Vol. 46 Issue 33, p4 

    Reports on the involvement of Walt Disney and Warner Brothers in creating videogames in 2005. Reason behind the involvement of Disney in videogames; Self-published games to be launched by Disney in the holiday season; Views of Jason Hall, senior vice president of Warner Brothers Interactive...

  • The Horror, the Horrorl: Game makers dish out tricks and treats for Halloween. Bell, Ryan // Animation;Oct2005, Vol. 19 Issue 10, p12 

    The article discusses the tricks being implemented by video game makers on Halloween. It wouldn't be Halloween without a trip to Halloween town. Buena Vista Games has finally released Capcom's long-awaited game "The Nightmare Before Christmas: Oogie's Revenge" for PlayStation 2 and Xbox. Gore...

  • Videogame News.  // Playthings;Sep2006, Vol. 104 Issue 9, p10 

    The article presents news concerning the video game industry. Midway Games has launched a console of Cartoon Network's "The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy." THQ is planning to launch a video game called Bratz: Forever Diamondz. Buena Vista Games will be introducing a video game version of...

  • 'Warcraft' meets the 'Housewives'. STANLEY, T. L. // Advertising Age;6/26/2006, Vol. 77 Issue 26, S-16 p16 

    The article reports on the efforts made by video game marketers to reach out to demographics far beyond the teen and young adult male gamers. Buena Vista Games is launching Desperate Housewives: The Game, targeting fans of the show and casual gamers. The gaming industry realizes the value of the...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics