Entries in 'focus' (24)
Few companies have so fully embodied the shift in global games development from the West to the East as Square Enix.
Yes, that headline is correct.
Animal Crossing was the sort of game that should have never worked in the West.
Morrisons is tackling the video games market with renewed focus this year, according to its games buyer Simon Millea.
Facebook is set to redefine gaming on its social network with a string of new ‘core player-focused' titles, the head of game partnerships at the company has claimed.
Angry Birds Star Wars was the No.1 UK PC budget game over Christmas.
PlayStation Vita release Call of Duty: Black Ops II Declassified will not feature a Hollywood-style action single player romp.
Nintendo’s early success in appealing to the mass market and new gamers has eventually lead to the company’s current struggles, president Satoru Iwata has admitted.
RPGS are not cool. The genre conjures images of Dungeons and Dragons, Lord of the Rings and epic adventures that only the most dedicated gamer will ever stand a chance ...
You'd be forgiven for thinking the fight for the military shooter crown was between two opposing forces.
Whichever way you look at it – the UK/US Day One of 6.5m, or $400m in 24 hours, or 75 copies sold a second – Modern Warfare 3 is a ...
UK publisher Focus Multimedia dominated the budget market in October 2011, achieving its largest ever market share in a single month.
This week we look at playing habits for one of the biggest game franchises of all time.
MCV chats to Enzyme Labs president and CEO Yan Cyr about the challenges of testing 3D games, motion titles and more.
QA and localisation firms are generating more money from social and mobile titles than triple-A boxed games.
It’s only a few weeks now until Gears of War 3 is released. Over the three years since the previous game in the series, the term 'Added Value' is the tag ...
Two factors are dovetailing to create growth in the pre-teen gaming market.Firstly, there is the traditional migration down the demographic that comes about as a generation of hardware enters its ...
Mastertronic has promised to provide more stock for Divinity II: The Dragon Knight Saga after the first batch sold out.
Publisher Square Enix has admitted that it feared this year’s RPG release Final Fantasy XIII would receive a rough ride from Western critics before the game hit the shelves.
The digital market is growing at an exponential rate, and THQ has become the latest publisher to announce an increased focus on the sector.
2009 was a turbulent year for the industry’s workforce, with publishers and developers falling to economic troubles and jobs cut across the board. But now that the worst of recession ...
The critically acclaimed Plants Vs. Zombies has hit retail shelves.
Focus Home Interactive has set its sights on snaring share as a publisher in the UK games market with its action sports title, Blood Bowl.
So far the show’s Gaming Showcase ...