Entries in 'consoles' (55)

INSIGHT: The rise of consoles as media hubs

INSIGHT: The rise of consoles as media hubs

James Brown, consumer retail analyst at Kantar Worldpanel, examines the rising importance of consoles as media hubs and casts an eye toward the role they may one day play ...

on Sep 18th 2014 at 3:23PM in News
EA's Gibeau: iPhone 6 'on par with next-gen consoles'

EA's Gibeau: iPhone 6 'on par with next-gen consoles'

The boss of EA mobile has stated that the tech offered by iPhone 6 is ‘on par’ with that seen in PS4 and Xbox One.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 12th 2014 at 11:48AM in News
Romero: PC is decimating consoles and free-to-play is killing triple-A

Romero: PC is decimating consoles and free-to-play is killing triple-A

While PS4 and Xbox One win the majority of the headlines, it’s the PC that’s actually bossing the games market.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 29th 2014 at 11:33AM in News
Frontier says it would be 'stupid' not to bring Elite Dangerous to PS4 and Xbox One

Frontier says it would be 'stupid' not to bring Elite Dangerous to PS4 and Xbox One

Elite Dangerous is coming to PS4 and Xbox One, it seems.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 14th 2014 at 2:50PM in News

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INSIGHT: Could Android TV hurt consoles?

INSIGHT: Could Android TV hurt consoles?

Piers Harding-Rolls, head of games research at IHS Technology, questions whether Google’s latest Android-powered bid for the living room can disrupt the console rule of the PS4 and Xbox ...

on Jul 10th 2014 at 1:58PM in News
Are we really giving up on Xbox 360 and PS3?

Are we really giving up on Xbox 360 and PS3?

E3 2014 was rammed with games for PS4 and Xbox One.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jun 30th 2014 at 3:59PM in News
Tablets overtake 3DS as most popular children's gaming device in UK

Tablets overtake 3DS as most popular children's gaming device in UK

The era of portable consoles may be drawing to a close.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 26th 2014 at 4:47PM in News
Game software market to reach $100bn by 2018 - report

Game software market to reach $100bn by 2018 - report

The games industry is expected to hit $100bn in software revenue alone by 2018, new research from DFC Intelligence suggests.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 26th 2014 at 6:45AM in News

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Additional monthly subscription fee added to Sky Go on consoles - report

Additional monthly subscription fee added to Sky Go on consoles - report

A monthly subscription will be needed to access Sky Go on games consoles in the near future.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 23rd 2014 at 2:22PM in News
Civilization Revolution 2 is a mobile-only game

Civilization Revolution 2 is a mobile-only game

2K Games has confirmed that the successor to Civilization Revolution will not be released on consoles.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 23rd 2014 at 1:30PM in News
Kabam: IAPs have a future on consoles

Kabam: IAPs have a future on consoles

It is only a matter of time before studios are able to convince console users to splash out on in-game purchases without a major backlash.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on May 9th 2014 at 10:20AM in News
Elder Scrolls Online FAQ claims six months delay on PS4 and Xbox One

Elder Scrolls Online FAQ claims six months delay on PS4 and Xbox One

A now-removed update to Bethesda's The Elder Scrolls Online FAQ has claimed that the console version of the MMO has suffered a big delay.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 8th 2014 at 11:48AM in News

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IDC predicts Kinect-less Xbox One will overtake PS4 in North America

IDC predicts Kinect-less Xbox One will overtake PS4 in North America

Microsoft will take control of the next-gen race in North America if it releases a cut price Xbox One without Kinect, analyst IDC has claimed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 8th 2014 at 9:55AM in News
Xbox One wins Chinese console race - September launch confirmed

Xbox One wins Chinese console race - September launch confirmed

Microsoft has confirmed that the Xbox One will launch in China this September.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 30th 2014 at 9:47AM in News
No Hearthstone for consoles as attention focuses on Android version

No Hearthstone for consoles as attention focuses on Android version

Blizzard’s epically popular PC, Mac and iPad title Hearthstone is unlikely to appear on consoles in the near future.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 29th 2014 at 11:52AM in News
Xbox One sold 1.2m in last quarter as Xbox revenue rises

Xbox One sold 1.2m in last quarter as Xbox revenue rises

Microsoft has said that it sold 1.2m Xbox One consoles in the quarter ending March 31st.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 25th 2014 at 9:40AM in News

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China outlines console censorship rules

China outlines console censorship rules

Gambling, drugs, racism and superstition are amongst the many things that will see console games being banned in China.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 24th 2014 at 9:45AM in News
Fanboys are in love with their consoles, science man says

Fanboys are in love with their consoles, science man says

The bond between a fanboy and his or her console can chemically be compared to love.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 15th 2014 at 11:10AM in News
Superdata: Console microtransactions hit $352m in 2013

Superdata: Console microtransactions hit $352m in 2013

Microtransactions on consoles accounted for approximately $352m in sales last year, research group Superdata has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Mar 27th 2014 at 6:48PM in News
Gone Home is coming to consoles

Gone Home is coming to consoles

Indie hit Gone Home is getting a console port, developer Fullbright has confirmed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 11th 2014 at 10:07AM in News
PopCap working on new console title

PopCap working on new console title

PopCap is working on a new game for consoles, according to the company's franchise marketing manager Gary Clay.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Mar 2nd 2014 at 10:41PM in News
Global PS4 sales hit 5.3m

Global PS4 sales hit 5.3m

The PS4 has, as of February 8th, sold 5.3m units worldwide.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 18th 2014 at 9:31AM in News
Don Bradman Cricket 14 gets console release date

Don Bradman Cricket 14 gets console release date

Don Bradman Cricket 14 will release at the end of March for Xbox 360 and PS3, developer Big Ant Studios has announced.

Sameer Desai
by Sameer Desai
on Feb 3rd 2014 at 11:36AM in News
App Store and Google Play games spend overtook portable gaming in 2013

App Store and Google Play games spend overtook portable gaming in 2013

A new report says that games spending on both the iOS App Store and the Google Play Store overtook portable gaming last year.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 30th 2014 at 1:29PM in News
EA wants in on Amazon, Google and Apple consoles

EA wants in on Amazon, Google and Apple consoles

Expect any future consoles from Amazon, Google or Apple to feature EA games from the off.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 29th 2014 at 3:26PM in News