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I Am Bread is a game in which you play as a slice of bread

I Am Bread is a game in which you play as a slice of bread

The next title from Surgeon Simulator developer Bossa Studios is called I Am Bread.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 20th 2014 at 11:55AM in News
Hatred creator defends game's 'honest' approach

Hatred creator defends game's 'honest' approach

The creator of controversial title Hatred has said that the only thing that differentiates his game from existing titles is the honesty of its approach.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 20th 2014 at 11:32AM in News
MARGIN MAKERS: Guide to racing game products

MARGIN MAKERS: Guide to racing game products

This Q4 is a new season for racing games, with big titles like Forza Horizon 2, DriveClub, F1 2014 and The Crew hitting the grid. MCV buckles up and hits ...

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Oct 20th 2014 at 11:28AM in News
PlayStation Flash sale supports gaming's females

PlayStation Flash sale supports gaming's females

It’s hard to interpret Sony’s most recent PSN flash sale as anything other than a shout of support for the women of the games industry.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 20th 2014 at 11:03AM in News

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FIFA top of UK charts for a fourth week as Evil Within debuts at No.2

FIFA top of UK charts for a fourth week as Evil Within debuts at No.2

FIFA 15 has held off competition from The Evil Within and Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel to stay top of the UK charts for another week running.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Oct 20th 2014 at 10:42AM in News
Jail sentences for online abusers could be increased

Jail sentences for online abusers could be increased

Justice Secretary Chris Grayling says he wants those found guilty of sending abusive online messages to spend up to two years in jail.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 20th 2014 at 10:32AM in News
'Majority' of Driveclub players should now be able to connect online

'Majority' of Driveclub players should now be able to connect online

Evolution that Driveclub should now be working for most – but not all – players.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 20th 2014 at 10:03AM in News
Steam top ten sellers chart: October 12-18

Steam top ten sellers chart: October 12-18

Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel has dethroned Shadow of Mordor to nab the top spot on this week's Steam top ten sellers chart.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 19th 2014 at 5:06PM in News

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Minecraft film producers in talks with Night at the Museum director - report

Minecraft film producers in talks with Night at the Museum director - report

Night of the Museum director Shawn Levy is in talks to direct the film adaptation of Minecraft, according to a new report.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 19th 2014 at 4:59PM in News
Trine franchise hits 7m sold

Trine franchise hits 7m sold

Finnish indie developer Frozenbyte has announced the titles in its co-op puzzle platformer series Trine have combined to sell more than 7m copies.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 19th 2014 at 4:42PM in News
UK video games wholesaler steps into digital publishing with Bad Taste Bears game

UK video games wholesaler steps into digital publishing with Bad Taste Bears game

Video games distributor Clubit is attempting to turn itself into a games publisher with a Bad Taste Bears game.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Oct 17th 2014 at 3:36PM in News
Limited edition PS4 bundle includes FIFA 15 and Minecraft for free

Limited edition PS4 bundle includes FIFA 15 and Minecraft for free

A special PS4 bundle is coming to retail that includes Minecraft and FIFA 15 for no extra cost.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Oct 17th 2014 at 3:20PM in News

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Halo: The Master Chief Collection release date edges forward

Halo: The Master Chief Collection release date edges forward

Microsoft has ever so slightly brought forward the release date of Halo: The Master Chief Collection on Xbox One in the UK.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 17th 2014 at 3:11PM in News
Has Nintendo's Wii U turned a corner?

Has Nintendo's Wii U turned a corner?

“Wii U has had quite a good year so far,” said Nintendo’s UK marketing boss Shelly Pearce when MCV came to visit the company in Windsor this week.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Oct 17th 2014 at 2:41PM in News
iPad Air 2 introduces 'Apple SIM' so users can swap between networks

iPad Air 2 introduces 'Apple SIM' so users can swap between networks

Apple’s presentation last night may have been light on innovations, but one new feature has been found hidden in the iPad Air 2’s product listing.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 17th 2014 at 2:01PM in News
Apple announces iPad Air 2, iPad Mini 3 and 5k iMac

Apple announces iPad Air 2, iPad Mini 3 and 5k iMac

‘Iterative’ is probably the best word used to describe what are the moderate updates to the iPad line revealed by Apple last night.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 17th 2014 at 1:32PM in News

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UPDATE: Project Cars delayed to 2015

UPDATE: Project Cars delayed to 2015

Bandai Namco’s Project Cars will not be released until March 2015.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 17th 2014 at 12:01PM in News
Epic requests Unreal Engine logo removal from Hatred trailer

Epic requests Unreal Engine logo removal from Hatred trailer

A trailer for a new ultra-violent video game has sent the moral compass of the game industry into a spin – and gained plenty of attention for developer Destructive Creations.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 17th 2014 at 11:46AM in News
AMD shedding 700 jobs

AMD shedding 700 jobs

PC component manufacturer AMD plans to cut seven per cent of its global workforce.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 17th 2014 at 10:44AM in News
Evolution wants free Driveclub PS+ Edition out 'as soon as possible'

Evolution wants free Driveclub PS+ Edition out 'as soon as possible'

There’s still no release date for the free PlayStation Plus version of Driveclub.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 17th 2014 at 10:23AM in News
PS4 did outsell Xbox One in the US in September as PSN enjoys record month

PS4 did outsell Xbox One in the US in September as PSN enjoys record month

Contrary to previous predictions, PS4 DID outsell Xbox One in the US in September.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 17th 2014 at 9:56AM in News
Razer valued at more than $1bn - report

Razer valued at more than $1bn - report

Gaming tech company Razer currently carries a value greater than $1bn, according to a leaked document tied to a new round of funding from Intel.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 16th 2014 at 9:56PM in News
Chinese firms purchase majority share in Warframe dev Digital Extremes

Chinese firms purchase majority share in Warframe dev Digital Extremes

Warframe developer Digital Extremes has announced China-based companies Multi Dynamic Games and Perfect Online Holding have combined to acquire the majority of shares in the studio.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 16th 2014 at 9:42PM in News
Warner Bros Interactive confirms layoffs at Turbine

Warner Bros Interactive confirms layoffs at Turbine

Lord of the Rings Online developer Turbine has been hit with a round of layoffs, parent company Warner Bros Interactive Entertainment has confirmed.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 16th 2014 at 9:27PM in News
Archos has a £24.99 VR headset on the way

Archos has a £24.99 VR headset on the way

A low-cost virtual reality headset that is compatible with a range of smartphones has been revealed by Archos.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 16th 2014 at 5:15PM in News