Entries in '2013' (37)
Google Play and iOS games accounted for 75 per cent of app store spending last year.
Korea-based free-to-play publisher Nexon has reported fourth quarter and full year financial results for its 2013 fiscal year, revealing a growth in revenue during both periods.
NPD has revealed new US sales figures for games in 2013 – and this time around, the research group has included digital revenue and second-hand sales in their findings.
Activision Blizzard has announced better-than-expected earnings for its past quarter, reporting $1.5bn in revenue.
The UK physical games market staged a comeback in 2013 with the help of new consoles, Grand Theft Auto V and FIFA. MCV analyses the figures.
The rise of Twitch isn't new to anyone in the games industry. But the latest numbers are simply astronomical.
UPDATED: PS4 was the No.1 console in revenue terms. In unit terms, 3DS was the No.1 games console followed by Xbox 360.
Kickstarter has posted its year in review piece, announcing that the crowdfunding site helped successfully fund nearly 20,000 projects in 2013.
Apple has revealed that over $10bn was spent on its App Store throughout 2013.
Only seven individual console titles scored 90 per cent or higher on Metacritic in 2013 – “by far” the lowest number in a single year since the last-gen consoles arrived.
Bully 2 rumours and the creation of the FIFA series: the top ten stories of 2013.
GAME's Christmas Tinner and Resident Evil's return to its horror roots. The 11th to 20th most read stories of 2013.
As with any year, 2013 had its ups and downs. MCV takes a look at some of the epic highs and crushing lows that companies in the industry faced in ...
The year started on a sour note, as THQ entered liquidation and was picked apart by publishers across the games industry.
A new report from Russian internet security company Kaspersky Lab claims that gamers faced 11.7m malware attacks worldwide in 2013.
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The NPD Group has released its June 2013 sales report for US retail, revealing a 15 per cent year-over-year decline during the period.
Nintendo is handling E3 very differently this year.
Activison has reported better-than-expected earnings for its Q1 2013, but remains cautious about the hurdles that still lie ahead for the rest of the year.
The 3DS story has been one fraught with ups and downs.
On 9th May this year, the industry will be gathering in Sydney for the MCV Pacific Awards, and you get to decide who's worthy.
This year will be a major year for the independent retail scene, say store owners.
Bungie’s first post-Halo project, Destiny, will not be released in 2013.
After a sell-out event in 2012 Intent Media is happy to announce details of the London Games Conference 2013.
MCV asks UK games industry experts about why 2013 will be much, much better than 2012.