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Disney: Toy shortages are irresponsible and rude to hardcore fans

Disney: Toy shortages are irresponsible and rude to hardcore fans

The executive producer of toys-to-life brand Disney Infinity has seemingly lashed out at Nintendo over the platform holder’s failure to manage the Amiibo supply situation.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 9th 2015 at 1:45PM in News
Witcher 3 sold 4m copies in first two weeks

Witcher 3 sold 4m copies in first two weeks

CD Projekt Red has announced that recent RPG release The Witcher 3 has sold over four million copies.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 9th 2015 at 1:34PM in News
Apple Pay hitting UK next month; iOS 9 and Apple Music announced

Apple Pay hitting UK next month; iOS 9 and Apple Music announced

UK consumers will be able to start using Apple Pay next month, the company has announced.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 9th 2015 at 12:26PM in News
100m downloads and counting for Sonic Dash

100m downloads and counting for Sonic Dash

Sega has announced that since its release in March 2013 mobile title Sonic Dash has been downloaded over 100m times.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 9th 2015 at 11:48AM in News

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Developers hit by Steam refund spike

Developers hit by Steam refund spike

Steam’s new refund policy is hitting some developers hard.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 9th 2015 at 10:36AM in News
Analyst doesn't expect PS4 or Xbox One E3 price cut

Analyst doesn't expect PS4 or Xbox One E3 price cut

Don’t expect Sony or Microsoft to cut the price of the next-gen consoles at E3 next week, Wedbush Morgan analyst Michael Pachter has warned.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 9th 2015 at 9:49AM in News
Bloodstained Vita port confirmed as Kickstarter campaign nears end

Bloodstained Vita port confirmed as Kickstarter campaign nears end

Koji Igarashi's Kickstarter sensation Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night has met a stretch goal promising a PS Vita port for the upcoming title.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 9th 2015 at 7:45AM in News
Mega Man Legacy Collection heading to PC, PS4, and Xbox One this summer

Mega Man Legacy Collection heading to PC, PS4, and Xbox One this summer

A compilation of six Mega Man titles will be released as the Mega Man Legacy Collection for PC and current-gen consoles, Capcom has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 9th 2015 at 7:36AM in News

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Steam top ten sellers: May 31 - June 6

Steam top ten sellers: May 31 - June 6

New contenders have arrived to challenge the likes of GTA and The Witcher franchises on Steam's latest weekly top ten selling products list.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 9th 2015 at 7:32AM in News
Blizzard exec Paul Sams joins Ready at Dawn as CEO

Blizzard exec Paul Sams joins Ready at Dawn as CEO

Ready At Dawn has named Paul Sams as its new CEO as it seeks to publish its own games.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jun 8th 2015 at 4:00PM in News
Valve starts shipping Vive VR developer kits

Valve starts shipping Vive VR developer kits

Developers selected to receive a dev kit for the new Vive VR headset should be receiving them soon.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Jun 8th 2015 at 3:26PM in News
Boxing clever - the subscription box explosion

Boxing clever - the subscription box explosion

It seems you can pick up a subscription box for just about anything these days. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jun 8th 2015 at 3:00PM in News

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No PS3 or Xbox 360 release for Fallout 4

No PS3 or Xbox 360 release for Fallout 4

Last-gen console owners won’t be invited to the Fallout 4 party, Bethesda has said.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 8th 2015 at 2:47PM in News
Accessories Update: Recreated ZX Spectrum and Razer Firefly mousepad

Accessories Update: Recreated ZX Spectrum and Razer Firefly mousepad

MCV takes a look at the best accessories heading to UK retail. This week, a slice of gaming history returns and Razer brings a splash of colour to its new ...

on Jun 8th 2015 at 2:24PM in News
LEGO Angry Birds toys slingshotting to retail

LEGO Angry Birds toys slingshotting to retail

An Angry Birds line of LEGO toys will be released next year, Rovio has announced.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 8th 2015 at 2:10PM in News
Game filmmaker Uwe Boll drops all the f-bombs as Rampage 3 Kickstarter fails

Game filmmaker Uwe Boll drops all the f-bombs as Rampage 3 Kickstarter fails

Director Uwe Boll has released an expletive-laden video criticising… well, everyone, for his failed attempt to Kickstart Rampage 3.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 8th 2015 at 1:29PM in News

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Alternative Vices - why media giant Vice is turning its attention to video games

Alternative Vices - why media giant Vice is turning its attention to video games

If you’re not a ‘hip’, ‘cool’ millennial, you might not have heard of Vice. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jun 8th 2015 at 1:23PM in News
International Factfile 2015: Russia

International Factfile 2015: Russia

Russia is one of the biggest markets for video games in the world, and is even overcoming its long-held issue with piracy.

on Jun 8th 2015 at 1:12PM in News
Twitch and ESL to host $250,000 Dota 2 tournament at Madison Square Garden

Twitch and ESL to host $250,000 Dota 2 tournament at Madison Square Garden

The largest eSports tournament ever held on America’s East Coast will take place this October.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jun 8th 2015 at 12:33PM in News
GAME announces Batman and Elder Scrolls Online midnight launches

GAME announces Batman and Elder Scrolls Online midnight launches

High Street retailer GAME has detailed a series of midnight events planned for the launches of Batman: Arkham Knight and The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jun 8th 2015 at 12:25PM in News
DayZ is losing players as full release remains a distant prospect

DayZ is losing players as full release remains a distant prospect

With an exist from Steam Early Access still a long way off, players seem to be abandoning online zombie game DayZ.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 8th 2015 at 12:01PM in News
New VR studio set up by former Evolution devs

New VR studio set up by former Evolution devs

Several members of Driveclub and Motorstorm developer Evolution Studios have departed in order to set up their own venture.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Jun 8th 2015 at 11:26AM in News
Amazon hiring for 'ambitious PC game'

Amazon hiring for 'ambitious PC game'

Fire TV looks as if it may not be the final frontier for Amazon Game Studios.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 8th 2015 at 11:06AM in News
SimCity BuildIt becomes the most played SimCity ever

SimCity BuildIt becomes the most played SimCity ever

EA Mobile has said that mobile title SimCity BuildIt has become the most played title in the series’ 26-year long history.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 8th 2015 at 10:26AM in News
The Witcher 3 claims a third UK No.1 as GTA V knocks Splatoon down the charts

The Witcher 3 claims a third UK No.1 as GTA V knocks Splatoon down the charts

It seems the UK remains bewitched by Bandai Namco’s latest effort.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jun 8th 2015 at 10:16AM in News