Entries in 'data' (34)

Watch Dogs claims fifth No.1

Watch Dogs claims fifth No.1

Ubisoft’s Watch Dogs is at the top of the UKIE GfK Chart-Track All Formats Top 40 for the fifth week.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jul 21st 2014 at 10:28AM in News
PS4 slips behind PS3 in Japan

PS4 slips behind PS3 in Japan

The PlayStation 3 trumped the PS4 this week in Japan according weekly chart data provided by Famitsu.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jul 10th 2014 at 10:00AM in News
Japanese market flat for H1 2014; PS3 sales beating Wii U

Japanese market flat for H1 2014; PS3 sales beating Wii U

An increase in hardware sales and a decrease in software has left the Japanese games market flat for the first half of 2014, according to Famitsu data.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 4th 2014 at 10:37AM in News
Sniper Elite 3 shoots straight to No.1

Sniper Elite 3 shoots straight to No.1

The latest addition to 505 Game’s Sniper Elite series has gone straight to the top of the UKIE GfK Chart-Track All Formats Top 40.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jun 30th 2014 at 9:39AM in News

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UFC takes top spot from Watch Dogs

UFC takes top spot from Watch Dogs

After three weeks at No.1, Watch Dogs is now in second place in the UKIE GfK Chart-Track All Formats Top 40.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jun 23rd 2014 at 10:11AM in News
DATA: Gaming's digital transition

DATA: Gaming's digital transition

IPSOS MediaCT's Tom Cross reveals some of the latest GameTrack figures to uncover where money is being spent on gaming.

on Jun 18th 2014 at 11:00AM in News
The Health of Future's Business

The Health of Future's Business

Future as a publishing empire is crumbling.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jun 17th 2014 at 4:00PM in News
Watch Dogs still No.1 as World Cup game rises up charts

Watch Dogs still No.1 as World Cup game rises up charts

Watch Dogs has held onto the top spot for the third week running in the UKIE GfK Chart-Track All Formats Top 40. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jun 16th 2014 at 9:57AM in News

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3DS console sales up in Japan thanks to new releases

3DS console sales up in Japan thanks to new releases

Sales of the 3DS XL and 3DS rose this week thanks to a number of new releases, according to Japanese market data provided by Famitsu.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jun 11th 2014 at 2:00PM in News
Watch Dogs and Mario Kart hold onto top chart places

Watch Dogs and Mario Kart hold onto top chart places

Ubisoft’s Watch Dogs has retained its place at the top of the UKIE GfK Chart-Track All Formats Top 40.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jun 9th 2014 at 9:36AM in News
Jo Twist stresses need for digital video games sales data

Jo Twist stresses need for digital video games sales data

MCV teamed up with UKIE last week to create an estimated value of the UK games market. But there
are still big holes in the industry’s knowledge – particularly ...

on Jun 2nd 2014 at 10:51AM in News
Wii U outsells PS4 in Infamous' first week in Japan

Wii U outsells PS4 in Infamous' first week in Japan

Nintendo’s Wii U has outsold the PlayStation 4 this week in Japan according to sales data provided by Famitsu.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on May 28th 2014 at 1:11PM in News

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Wii U nearly catches PS4 in Japan

Wii U nearly catches PS4 in Japan

Console sales fell this week in Japan despite a number of new titles coming to stores, Japanese sales data from Famitsu reveals.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on May 21st 2014 at 1:00PM in News
3DS games dominate Japanese Top Ten

3DS games dominate Japanese Top Ten

Sales of Nintendo’s handheld continue to grow in Japan as the console takes hold of the Top Ten, according to Japanese sales data from Famitsu.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on May 14th 2014 at 1:00PM in News
PC games have overtaken console games globally..but not in the UK

PC games have overtaken console games globally..but not in the UK

The PC games sector may be dominant worldwide, but consoles are the real power in the UK and will remain so for years to come, says DFC Intelligence.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on May 8th 2014 at 3:40PM in News
Xbox One rules the month: the March charts

Xbox One rules the month: the March charts

March is typically when big releases coming to stores. This year was no different with EA’s Titanfall and Sony's Infamous: Second Son hitting shelves. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Apr 25th 2014 at 3:33PM in News

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PS4 sales up but Vita wins weekly hardware race in Japan

PS4 sales up but Vita wins weekly hardware race in Japan

Sales of the PS4 were up 15 per cent but it’s the Vita that has claimed the weekly Japanese hardware sales crown, Famitsu sales data has revealed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 26th 2014 at 1:00PM in News
Warner Bros shines in quiet month: the February charts

Warner Bros shines in quiet month: the February charts

February is not traditionally a big sales month, but this year was even quieter than usual.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Mar 26th 2014 at 10:10AM in News
Moore reveals FIFA Ultimate Team stats as service reaches fifth birthday

Moore reveals FIFA Ultimate Team stats as service reaches fifth birthday

FIFA Ultimate Team is five years old and to celebrate EA COO and former EA Sports boss Peter Moore has unleashed some impressive stats.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 24th 2014 at 12:34PM in News
Happy New Year: January in numbers

Happy New Year: January in numbers

January is always a quiet time of the year – this year more so than normal with only a handful of new releases.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Mar 6th 2014 at 10:14AM in News
January PS4 sales nearly double Xbox One in US

January PS4 sales nearly double Xbox One in US

Sony has taken an impressive lead over the Xbox One across the pond.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Feb 14th 2014 at 10:40AM in News
NSA and British government snooping on Angry Birds players

NSA and British government snooping on Angry Birds players

Angry Birds is the latest game to become embroiled in the international government spying scandal.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 28th 2014 at 10:48AM in News
UPDATE: Growing reports of PS4 data corruption error

UPDATE: Growing reports of PS4 data corruption error

A thread on the PlayStation forum regarding a specific data corruption error is pointing towards a problem for Sony’s machine.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 21st 2014 at 10:58AM in News
Microsoft promises to safeguard against "advanced persistent threat" of government data snooping

Microsoft promises to safeguard against "advanced persistent threat" of government data snooping

Government monitoring of internet data presents an “advanced persistent threat” according to a new pro-consumer blog from Microsoft.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 6th 2013 at 1:18PM in News
QuizUp taken to task over Facebook privacy concerns

QuizUp taken to task over Facebook privacy concerns

Plain Vanilla’s smartphone game QuizUp has found itself in the middle of a security storm.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 27th 2013 at 10:13AM in News