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Google commits to $1bn purchase of Twitch - report

Google commits to $1bn purchase of Twitch - report

Google is finalizing a $1bn deal to acquire streaming video network Twitch, a new report claims.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jul 25th 2014 at 1:52AM in News
Trials Fusion has sold over 1m units

Trials Fusion has sold over 1m units

Ubisoft’s racing title Trials Fusion has sold over one million units.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jul 24th 2014 at 5:00PM in News
GAME launching range of digital Vita software

GAME launching range of digital Vita software

GAME is to start selling a line of PlayStation Vita digital titles.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jul 24th 2014 at 2:54PM in News
New Steam Controller design features thumbstick

New Steam Controller design features thumbstick

It seems that Valve has redesigned the Steam Controller once again.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jul 24th 2014 at 12:15PM in News

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You can watch 3D Blu-rays on your PS4 next week

You can watch 3D Blu-rays on your PS4 next week

The PS4 will get 3D Blu-ray support next week, Sony has announced.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jul 24th 2014 at 12:03PM in News
Games vs Video vs Music vs Books

Games vs Video vs Music vs Books

Data collected by research firm Kantar Worldpanel provided to MCV shows how UK consumers enjoyed various forms of entertainment – in terms of units – in the 12-week period ending ...

on Jul 24th 2014 at 11:30AM in News
Respawn returns for second game dev event in Cologne

Respawn returns for second game dev event in Cologne

The Respawn game developer conference has announced the lineup for its second installment.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jul 24th 2014 at 11:13AM in News
Uncharted film set for 2016

Uncharted film set for 2016

The Uncharted movie will be in cinemas in time for E3 in 2016, Sony has said.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jul 24th 2014 at 10:03AM in News

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"We're going to build the greatest Star Wars game ever created"

"We're going to build the greatest Star Wars game ever created"

EA’s iconic games studio is taking a number of big gambles.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jul 24th 2014 at 9:39AM in News
Twitch announces 'Host Mode'; offers TV-like programming

Twitch announces 'Host Mode'; offers TV-like programming

Twitch has announced a new feature which allows users to host other live streams on their own channel.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jul 24th 2014 at 9:29AM in News
Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris lands in December

Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris lands in December

Crystal Dynamics isometric action adventure game Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris will launch in December.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jul 24th 2014 at 6:55AM in News
Boss Key reveals core development team

Boss Key reveals core development team

Cliff Bleszinski's new studio Boss Key Productions has confirmed a new wave of hires, bringing on industry veterans from Call of Duty, Far Cry and Bleszinski's own Gears of War ...

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jul 24th 2014 at 6:40AM in News

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Sony agrees to $15m settlement in 2011 PSN data breach suit

Sony agrees to $15m settlement in 2011 PSN data breach suit

Sony has agreed to a preliminary settlement of $15m in a class action lawsuit regarding its 2011 security breach.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jul 24th 2014 at 6:25AM in News
Guardians of the Galaxy appearing in Disney Infinity 2.0

Guardians of the Galaxy appearing in Disney Infinity 2.0

Cosmic superhero team Guardians of the Galaxy will be coming to Disney Infinity 2.0.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jul 23rd 2014 at 3:41PM in News
PS3 overtakes Wii U in Japan to become top-selling home console again

PS3 overtakes Wii U in Japan to become top-selling home console again

The PS3 has once again become the top-selling home console in Japan, according to the latest sales data from Famitsu.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jul 23rd 2014 at 3:35PM in News
Freemium mobile games up 39% and full game downloads down 43% at EA

Freemium mobile games up 39% and full game downloads down 43% at EA

EA’s Q3 financials have revealed the extent to which the smartphone market has shifted from full price to freemium and microtransaction titles.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 23rd 2014 at 2:55PM in News

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EA wants to release Star Wars: Battlefront around the same time as Star Wars VII

EA wants to release Star Wars: Battlefront around the same time as Star Wars VII

Well over a year away – that appears to be your best case scenario for the release of EA’s Star Wars Battlefront.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 23rd 2014 at 2:21PM in News
ANALYSIS: European gamers in profile

ANALYSIS: European gamers in profile

Research firm Ipsos MediaCT has taken a look at who is playing video games and how they are doing it for the first quarter of 2014 in its latest Gametrack ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 23rd 2014 at 1:38PM in News
iPhone and iPad sales miss expectations

iPhone and iPad sales miss expectations

Apple 's Q3 report has seen it beat earnings expectations but fall short of predicted iPhone and iPad sales.

by Laura Barnes
on Jul 23rd 2014 at 1:09PM in News
EA profits soar 50%

EA profits soar 50%

EA in its last quarter generated 51 per cent more profit year-on-year on the back of impressive sales across its console and mobile operations.

Craig Chapple
by Craig Chapple
on Jul 23rd 2014 at 12:58PM in News
No Dark Souls 2 season pass on Xbox 360

No Dark Souls 2 season pass on Xbox 360

Confusion has surrounded yesterday’s release of the Dark Souls 2 Crown Trilogy DLC.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 23rd 2014 at 12:53PM in News
VIDEO: 4.5m views and counting for animated League of Legends short

VIDEO: 4.5m views and counting for animated League of Legends short

A new League of Legends video called A New Dawn has racked up close to 5m views in just a single day.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 23rd 2014 at 12:37PM in News
Areal Kickstarter suspended, is now hunting for PayPal contributions

Areal Kickstarter suspended, is now hunting for PayPal contributions

Crowdfunding platform Kickstarter has suspended funding for the controversial STALKER successor Areal.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 23rd 2014 at 11:08AM in News
First Hearthstone: Curse of Naxxramas DLC available now on PC and iOS

First Hearthstone: Curse of Naxxramas DLC available now on PC and iOS

Blizzard has at long last released its single player DLC for card battling title Hearthstone.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 23rd 2014 at 10:22AM in News
Xbox One and Xbox 360 shipped 1.1m in quarter ending June 30th

Xbox One and Xbox 360 shipped 1.1m in quarter ending June 30th

Microsoft has confirmed that it shipped 1.1m combined units of the Xbox One and Xbox 360 in the three months ending June 30th.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 23rd 2014 at 10:05AM in News