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Blockbuster promises next-gen console pre-order refunds

Blockbuster promises next-gen console pre-order refunds

Troubled UK retailer Blockbuster WILL refund customers who have paid for PS4 or Xbox One pre-orders.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 30th 2013 at 9:13AM in News
Warhammer 40,000 card battler on the way

Warhammer 40,000 card battler on the way

Just when you thought there were no more licensing opportunities left for Warhammer 40,000, Games Workshop went and found another.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 16th 2013 at 2:00PM in News
Blizzard unveils cross-platform card battler Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

Blizzard unveils cross-platform card battler Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

Free-to-play card battler Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft has been announced by Blizzard.
The game will be cross platform across PC, Mac and iPad. It takes the established card battle format ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 22nd 2013 at 3:22PM in News
Uncharted card game revealed for PlayStation Vita

Uncharted card game revealed for PlayStation Vita

Sony has lifted the lid on a brand new Uncharted game for Vita – Uncharted Fight for Fortune.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 19th 2012 at 3:25PM in News

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Nintendo details trio of 3DS retail options

Nintendo details trio of 3DS retail options

Nintendo has detailed the three ways in which consumers will be able to purchases digital games for the 3DS.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 25th 2012 at 11:45AM in News

Full Reward and Gift card services resume at GAME this weekend

Full Reward and Gift card services resume at GAME this weekend

Retailers GAME and Gamestation have reacted all services for GAME Reward and Gamestation Elite card users.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 5th 2012 at 1:04PM in News
UPDATED: GAME customers gift card uncertainty

UPDATED: GAME customers gift card uncertainty

Law firm Thrings LLP has warned GAME customers that they may never be able to redeem any outstanding gift cards they have from the retailer.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 30th 2012 at 12:28PM in News
UPDATE: GAME Reward Cards and Gamestation Elite Cards reactivated

UPDATE: GAME Reward Cards and Gamestation Elite Cards reactivated

Administrator PwC has reactivated GAME's Reward Scheme, effective immediately.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 29th 2012 at 4:00PM in News

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HMV's Pure card hits new milestone

HMV's Pure card hits new milestone

HMV’s loyalty card scheme has surpassed two million users in the UK.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Oct 18th 2011 at 12:57PM in News
Gamestation reveals XP givaway

Gamestation reveals XP givaway

Some time over the next couple of weeks Gamestation will issue its one millionth Elite Reward Card – and that lucky customer is in for a big surprise.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 19th 2011 at 3:32PM in News
Now SOE confirms data theft

Now SOE confirms data theft

Games developer Sony Online Entertainment has confirmed it was attacked by hackers as part of last month's PSN hack and that user data has possibly been compromised.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 3rd 2011 at 9:22AM in News
Worries surround PSN card security

Worries surround PSN card security

Six days on and we're still none the wiser as to the nature of the "external intrusion" that has lead to the collapse of PSN – and customers are starting ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 26th 2011 at 11:10AM in News

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3DS logs flash cart use

3DS logs flash cart use

Even if hackers do succeed in circumventing the security measures included in Nintendo's 3DS handheld, there are indications that a nasty surprise lays in store for those who do.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 9th 2011 at 8:46AM in News
R4 already working on 3DS

R4 already working on 3DS

Having enjoyed a tremendous launch in Japan over the weekend, Nintendo's 3DS has already received its first bit of bad news – hackers have got the R4 piracy device up ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 28th 2011 at 11:01AM in News
GAME: The importance of Reward Cards

GAME: The importance of Reward Cards

GAME Group CEO Ian Shepherd has emphasised the often underestimated importance of its Reward Card loyalty programme.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 16th 2011 at 1:45PM in News
360 USB memory support confirmed

360 USB memory support confirmed

As was rumoured earlier this month, Microsoft is to release a firmware update that will allow Xbox 360 owners to use USB mass storage devices to store all manner ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 26th 2010 at 2:28PM in News

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Nintendo appeals Flash card case

Nintendo appeals Flash card case

Platform holder Nintendo is to back the appeal of prosecutors who have said they intend to challenge a recent court ruling from a French judge in favour of Flash card ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 9th 2009 at 9:45AM in News
Nintendo loses Flash card lawsuit

Nintendo loses Flash card lawsuit

In a blow to its ongoing battle against video game piracy, platform holder Nintendo has lost a lawsuit against a manufacturer of a DS Flash card.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 7th 2009 at 11:55AM in News
PES 2010 app hits iPhone

PES 2010 app hits iPhone

The many fans of popular football franchise Pro Evolution Soccer will be delighted to hear that Konami has released iPES – The Fan App on the Apple App Store.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 25th 2009 at 12:29PM in News
Microsoft outlines 360 summer update ‘09

Microsoft outlines 360 summer update ‘09

Xbox 360 platform holder Microsoft has outlined the improvements coming to Xbox Live as part of its next major update to the service due out at the end of the ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 17th 2009 at 12:25PM in News
UK retail suffering shoplifting surge

UK retail suffering shoplifting surge

Aside from the headlines troubles caused by the wallet-tightening credit crunch, a darker side of the economic crisis is currently blighting UK retail with news that both theft and fraud ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 7th 2009 at 6:22PM in News
New card ‘integral’ to HMV’s games offering

New card ‘integral’ to HMV’s games offering

HMV believes its new customer loyalty scheme can tempt games consumers away from other retailers – and become an ‘integral’ part of the firm’s category offering.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 25th 2009 at 12:00PM in News
Facebook advertises ‘new R4’

Facebook advertises ‘new R4’

Social networking site Facebook has allowed advertising for a new piracy-enabling R4-style card on its pages.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 18th 2009 at 1:11PM in News
HMV launches new customer reward scheme

HMV launches new customer reward scheme

UK entertainment retailer HMV has launched an interesting new customer loyalty scheme that offers members the chance to snap up a range of limited edition or hard to find items ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 13th 2009 at 11:51AM in News
Zelda: Spirit Tracks announced for DSi

Zelda: Spirit Tracks announced for DSi

The global president of Nintendo Saturo Iwata has headlined his keynote at GDC 09 by lifting the lid on a brand new Zelda game for the DSi entitled The Legend ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 25th 2009 at 5:21PM in News