Videogames-Focused Media Network

Founded: Sep 1996

San Francisco, United States

IGN Entertainment, a unit of News Corporation, is a leading Internet media and services provider focused on the videogame and entertainment enthusiast markets.

Collectively, IGN’s properties reached more than 45 million unique users worldwide in November 2010, according to Internet audience measurement firm comScore Media Metrix. IGN’s network of videogame-related properties (, GameSpy, FilePlanet, TeamXbox, Direct2Drive and others) is one of the Web’s leading videogame information destinations.

IGN also owns and operates leading men’s lifestyle website In addition, IGN provides technology for online game play in videogames.

IGN is headquartered in the San Francisco Bay Area, with offices across North America, Europe and Australia.