Entries in 'events' (34)

10,000 retailers ready to open doors for Xbox One

10,000 retailers ready to open doors for Xbox One

Microsoft has said that over 10,000 retailers across the globe will be opening their doors for the launch of Xbox One on November 22nd.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 13th 2013 at 2:56PM in News
GAME to host Diablo III lock-in events

GAME to host Diablo III lock-in events

Blizzard has teamed up with GAME to stage Diablo III lock-in events across the UK in celebration of the game's console debut.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Aug 15th 2013 at 6:29PM in News
Nvidia plans more UK game events

Nvidia plans more UK game events

Hardware giant Nvidia will stage more events in a bid to win over UK gamers.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Aug 1st 2013 at 3:07PM in News
MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

Many big things happened in Melbourne this week at PAX's first ever international outing, while EB EXPO starts to ramp up.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Jul 26th 2013 at 7:46AM in News

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EVO 2013 brings in record 1.7m Twitch.tv viewers

EVO 2013 brings in record 1.7m Twitch.tv viewers

Annual fighting game tournament EVO was more popular than ever in 2013, according to broadcast partner Twitch.tv.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jul 21st 2013 at 11:15AM in News
Have you booked your place for the Develop Awards 2013?

Have you booked your place for the Develop Awards 2013?

The Develop Awards returns in just over two weeks on July 10th at the Brighton Metropole hotel. Have you booked your place yet?

Craig Chapple
by Craig Chapple
on Jun 24th 2013 at 11:25AM in News
Microsoft finally talks new Xbox

Microsoft finally talks new Xbox

After years of speculation Microsoft has finally gone on record to discuss its new home console.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 20th 2013 at 11:24AM in News
GAME plots summer of events to counter video games drought

GAME plots summer of events to counter video games drought

High Street giant GAME says it will reach out to software-starved consumers with a series of major events this summer.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on May 8th 2013 at 3:31PM in News

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GAME hosting EA lock-in events; Play Dead Space 3 early

GAME hosting EA lock-in events; Play Dead Space 3 early

UK retailer GAME is to host a number of “EA lock-ins” across the country.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 4th 2013 at 2:29PM in News
Individual Kinect Sports 2 events to be sold on Xbox Live

Individual Kinect Sports 2 events to be sold on Xbox Live

Microsoft is to chop up previous full release Kinect Sports: Season Two into smaller, downloadable chunks.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 13th 2012 at 3:37PM in News
GAME throwing open doors at midnight for Assassin's Creed III

GAME throwing open doors at midnight for Assassin's Creed III

Keep next Tuesday night free – GAME will be opening its doors to welcome the unconventional Wednesday release of Assassin’s Creed III.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 26th 2012 at 3:27PM in News
Nintendo holding Wii U press event next month

Nintendo holding Wii U press event next month

Nintendo has announced it will host a Wii U press event in New York City next month.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 22nd 2012 at 7:28AM in News

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Diablo III launches in 8,000 stores worldwide

Diablo III launches in 8,000 stores worldwide

Diablo III hit shelves at midnight at more than 8,000 stores across the world, including HMV’s Oxford Street branch.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on May 15th 2012 at 9:56AM in News
E3 ties with MCV as event media partner

E3 ties with MCV as event media partner

A partnership has been signed between this year’s E3 and MCV.

on Mar 1st 2012 at 9:38AM in News
MCM Expo to invade Birmingham

MCM Expo to invade Birmingham

The MCM Group has announced it will launch a new Birmingham expo in 2012.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Jan 5th 2012 at 11:45AM in News
Ben Grant discusses the Battle of the Clans competition

Ben Grant discusses the Battle of the Clans competition

GAME and Turtle Beach are running a tournament tomorrow to find the greatest Halo: Reach and Call of Duty: Black Ops clans in Australia, with the grand prize being professional ...

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Aug 26th 2011 at 8:11AM in News

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New Australian event series celebrates retro gaming

New Australian event series celebrates retro gaming

The Oxford Art Factory in Sydney is set to play host to a series of events named Insert Coin(s), which are themed around old-school videogame arcades.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Aug 18th 2011 at 4:35AM in News
GAMEfest tickets go on sale

GAMEfest tickets go on sale

Tickets for the first ever UK GAMEfest show have gone on sale.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Jun 24th 2011 at 11:13AM in News
UKIE and Tiga take charge of Edinburgh

UKIE and Tiga take charge of Edinburgh

Games industry trade bodies UKIE and TIGA have teamed up to deliver this year’s Edinburgh Interactive Festival.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on May 10th 2011 at 12:10PM in News
Edinburgh Interactive registration opens

Edinburgh Interactive registration opens

Registration has now gone live for Edinburgh Interactive 2011.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Jan 28th 2011 at 2:47PM in News
Xbox Quiz warms up Xmas

Xbox Quiz warms up Xmas

If you believe everything in the media, Britain has been brought to a standstill by snow.

Michael French
by Michael French
on Dec 2nd 2010 at 1:04PM in News
The Develop Quiz: Book now to avoid disappointment!

The Develop Quiz: Book now to avoid disappointment!

There are just four tables left for this month’s Develop Quiz, where you and your colleagues can prove you possess the greatest minds in the industry.

Will Freeman
by Will Freeman
on Sep 6th 2010 at 5:31PM in News
Multiplay attracts 2,350 people

Multiplay attracts 2,350 people

The i39 multiplayer gaming event attracted 2,350 people, with almost 80,000 viewing the finals online.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Apr 30th 2010 at 11:06AM in News
Self-publishing Masterclass announced

Self-publishing Masterclass announced

A new event focussing on the rise in self-publishing and “the end of the era of giant publishers” has been announced for the end of the month.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 15th 2010 at 1:34PM in News
Update your diary with MCV's events guide

Update your diary with MCV's events guide

October and November mark two of the busiest months on the game industry’s calendar, as a huge range of conferences, shows and award ceremonies open their doors.

Will Freeman
by Will Freeman
on Oct 5th 2009 at 2:21PM in News