Entries in 'day one' (21)
Punters who buy a Wii U this weekend face a sizable day one patch if they want full functionality – a fact Nintendo boss Satoru Iwata has apologised for.
Platform holder Sony claims the growing appetite for digital content is helping grow the sales of ‘full console’ games.
Amazon has revealed that day one pre-orders for Call of Duty: Black Ops II were three times higher than those achieved by predecessor Black Ops in 2010.
EA has confirmed that it sold 900k copies of BioWare RPG Mass Effect 3 during its first 24 hours of availability.
We've had lots of praise lately for the way MCV has supported the industry during a tough start to the year.
Activision has confirmed that modern Warfare 3 has shattered the record held by Call of Duty: Black Ops to become the biggest entertainment launch of all time.
Missed any of the news from LA? Of course you have. You'd have to be a a robot to absorb every single headline and announcement from yesterday's E3 2011 opener. ...
Joint sales of Pokemon Black/White reached 1.08m copies on their first day of release in the US, Nintendo has announced.
The CEO of Yoostar has told MCV that 100 clips will be ready to download when his game Yoostar 2 hits UK retail on March 8th.
Nintendo has confirmed the games that will launch alongside its 3DS handheld in the UK on March 25th.
Triple-A RPG sequel Mass Effect 2 is to break with traditional retail models by releasing both at retail and online simultaneously next week.
Consumers who rush out tomorrow to be among the first to get their hands on the long-awaited PS3 racer Gran Turismo 5 tomorrow will need to download a hefty update ...
A report from TheStreet claims that on its first day of release Microsoft sold just 40,000 Windows Phone 7 units.
Though Microsoft’s long-term approach to Kinect will undoubtedly lead to a long tail for Kinect on the High Street, retailer GAME has told MCV that the new peripheral needs to ...
MCV can reveal that 300,000 copies of Microsoft’s Halo Reach were sold in the game’s first 24 hours on sale in the UK.
As anyone who uses games forums will tell you, getting a game on day one still remains hugely important to a large part of the core games userbase – something ...
Blizzard has confirmed that its massively hyped PC strategy title StarCraft II has now sold in excess of 3m copies worldwide in its first month of availability.
Move is unlikely to be a massive sales success on day one when it lands in the UK on September 17th – instead, Sony believes that the device will sell ...
Publisher Activision Blizzard has confirmed that last week’s new release Starcraft II: Wings of Liberty sold over 1m copies worldwide in its first 24 hours of availability.
Apple has announced that more than 600,000 people pre-ordered an iPhone 4 on Tuesday alone.