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Steam games can no longer be gifted freely across regions

Steam games can no longer be gifted freely across regions

A complicated set of restrictions has been implemented that has effectively killed off one avenue through which cheap European CD keys are sold online.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 18th 2014 at 10:07AM in News
Disgaea 5 confirmed for western release next year

Disgaea 5 confirmed for western release next year

NIS America has confirmed PS4 tactics RPG Disgaea 5 will see a 2015 release in Europe and North America.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 18th 2014 at 9:08AM in News
Tak Fujii departs Konami

Tak Fujii departs Konami

Konami producer Tak Fujii has announced his exit from the company.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Dec 18th 2014 at 9:07AM in News
Mega Man Zero re-release on Wii U highlights 'Mega Manniversary' sale

Mega Man Zero re-release on Wii U highlights 'Mega Manniversary' sale

Game Boy Advance release Mega Man Zero has arrived on the Wii U Virtual Console, with all currently available 3DS and Wii U Mega Man eShop titles on sale for ...

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Dec 18th 2014 at 8:59AM in News

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Apple halts online sales in Russia over volatile rouble concerns

Apple halts online sales in Russia over volatile rouble concerns

The plummeting value of the rouble has led to tech giant Apple halting online sales of products to Russia and closing its Russian website.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 17th 2014 at 4:26PM in News
Ebuyer signs with Dave for first TV sponsorship deal

Ebuyer signs with Dave for first TV sponsorship deal

Online retailer Ebuyer.com has announced its first TV sponsorship campaign with UK TV channel Dave.

by Jade Burke
on Dec 17th 2014 at 4:12PM in News
Around the world with MCV: Your free international games guide 2014

Around the world with MCV: Your free international games guide 2014

This year's guide to the international games market is now available to read online for free.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Dec 17th 2014 at 3:25PM in News
Lords of the Fallen 2 is in development

Lords of the Fallen 2 is in development

Developer CI Games has begun work on a sequel to Lords of the Fallen.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 17th 2014 at 3:24PM in News

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Don Bradman Cricket bowling onto PS4 and Xbox One in February

Don Bradman Cricket bowling onto PS4 and Xbox One in February

Having arrived on PC in June, Don Bradman Cricket is to try its hand at a next-gen console release.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 17th 2014 at 2:51PM in News
VIDEO: Episode 1 of Dontnod's Life Is Strange to debut next month

VIDEO: Episode 1 of Dontnod's Life Is Strange to debut next month

The next game from the makers of Remember Me will arrive at the end of next month.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 17th 2014 at 2:35PM in News
Read MCV's bumper final issue of the year for free

Read MCV's bumper final issue of the year for free

It’s almost time for Christmas, but before team MCV packs up and spends the next few weeks eating our body weight in mince pies, we have one last treat for ...

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Dec 17th 2014 at 1:14PM in News
PS4 Dragon Quest Metal Slime Edition sees Sony hardware sales rocket in Japan

PS4 Dragon Quest Metal Slime Edition sees Sony hardware sales rocket in Japan

A limited edition version of Sony’s PS4 saw the console increase sales by a factor of five week-on-week in Japan last week, Famitsu data reveals.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 17th 2014 at 1:00PM in News

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Yes, Farming Simulator is getting its own tractor controller peripheral

Yes, Farming Simulator is getting its own tractor controller peripheral

Ever found yourself desperately wanting to be a farmer but without a tractor to drive or field to plough?

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 17th 2014 at 12:10PM in News
MCV's 12 Games of Christmas: Disney Infinity 2.0

MCV's 12 Games of Christmas: Disney Infinity 2.0

Kids can go on adventures and build their own worlds in Disney Infinity, which was a real hit when the franchise first arrived in 2013.

on Dec 17th 2014 at 12:00PM in News
ANALYSIS: Christmas cheer for UK retail

ANALYSIS: Christmas cheer for UK retail

Now that the new consoles have become more mainstream, Andy Saxton, consumer retail analyst at Kantar Worldpanel, examines how it will make this Christmas different, and how retailers can boost ...

on Dec 17th 2014 at 11:34AM in News
Assassin's Creed: Unity's fourth patch brings fresh problems

Assassin's Creed: Unity's fourth patch brings fresh problems

Assassin's Creed firm Ubisoft continues to release patches and updates to fix its latest release, but it's a slow and frustrating process for consumers.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Dec 17th 2014 at 11:28AM in News

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Was Black Friday a good thing?

Was Black Friday a good thing?

PlayStation UK and Ireland boss Fergal Gara discusses the recent pre-Christmas sales bonanza and the 20th anniversary of PlayStation...

Fergal Gara
by Fergal Gara
on Dec 17th 2014 at 11:10AM in News
You thought it was all over, but PES is back

You thought it was all over, but PES is back

There was a time, back in the days of PS2, when the match between Konami and EA’s football titles was a real top-of-the-table clash.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Dec 17th 2014 at 10:38AM in News
Microsoft's streaming games service is called Arcadia, report claims

Microsoft's streaming games service is called Arcadia, report claims

Arcadia is the name of Microsoft’s in-development streaming games tech.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 17th 2014 at 10:22AM in News
Hatred returns to Steam, allegedly with the help of Gabe Newell

Hatred returns to Steam, allegedly with the help of Gabe Newell

Just a day after being yanked from the service, Hatred is back on Steam Greenlight.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 17th 2014 at 9:26AM in News
Sniper: Ghost Warrior 3 revealed for PC, PS4 and Xbox One

Sniper: Ghost Warrior 3 revealed for PC, PS4 and Xbox One

CI Games has announced its hard at work developing Sniper: Ghost Warrior 3 for Windows PC and new generation consoles.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Dec 17th 2014 at 7:48AM in News
Humble Bundle raises $50m for charity, developers gross $100m

Humble Bundle raises $50m for charity, developers gross $100m

Humble Bundle has announced that its digital distribution platform has raised more than $50m for charities, while participating developers have grossed more than $100m between Humble's bundle and storefront promos.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Dec 17th 2014 at 7:37AM in News
Trine Enchanted Edition hits PS4 this month

Trine Enchanted Edition hits PS4 this month

The visually-enchanced Enchanted Edition of indie puzzle platformer hit Trine will land on PlayStation 4 this month, developer Frozenbyte has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Dec 17th 2014 at 7:13AM in News
Jagex announces closure of Transformers Universe

Jagex announces closure of Transformers Universe

Transformers Universe will be closed early next year, having never been properly released.

Craig Chapple
by Craig Chapple
on Dec 16th 2014 at 5:21PM in News
BT looking to finalise £12.5bn EE acquisition

BT looking to finalise £12.5bn EE acquisition

It’s looking as if BT has beaten 3 in the race to acquire a mobile network – and EE has emerged as the target.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 16th 2014 at 4:07PM in News