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GAME Group collapse assets could leave creditors £131.2m out of pocket

GAME Group collapse assets could leave creditors £131.2m out of pocket

Administrator PricewaterhouseCoopers estimates that the financial gulf left by the demise of GAME Group will total £131.2m, according to documents obtained by MCV.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 8th 2012 at 1:09PM in News
NPD says total US games market was over $1bn in April

NPD says total US games market was over $1bn in April

The money generated from overall game sales in the US during April has been estimated at a whopping $1bn.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on May 11th 2012 at 10:15AM in News
Baker becomes Game Retail Limited

Baker becomes Game Retail Limited

Game Retail Limited is the UK's new leading High Street video games retailer.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 27th 2012 at 5:30PM in News
OPINION: End of the GAME drama renews the market

OPINION: End of the GAME drama renews the market

The problem posed by a large operation like GAME Group was the shadow it cast over everyone else.

Michael French
by Michael French
on Apr 5th 2012 at 9:31AM in News

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GAME shares delisted from London Stock Exchange

GAME shares delisted from London Stock Exchange

The Financial Services Authority has delisted shares of GAME from the stock market this morning.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Apr 3rd 2012 at 10:14AM in News
Blueshore urges "fair and just" administration for GAME

Blueshore urges "fair and just" administration for GAME

The value of GAME’s assets needs to be reassessed to ensure that shareholders receive a rightful return on their investment, Blueshore Global has told MCV.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 21st 2012 at 1:21PM in News
Goldman Sachs acquires 13m GAME shares

Goldman Sachs acquires 13m GAME shares

World financial giant Goldman Sachs has become the latest company to swoop for stock in The GAME Group.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 15th 2012 at 11:42AM in News
Investors predict stock surge as GAME shares climb

Investors predict stock surge as GAME shares climb

GAME’s share price has begun to rise dramatically with investors sensing a strong recovery over the next 24 hours.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 15th 2012 at 9:58AM in News

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EXCLUSIVE: Walmart makes GAME approach

EXCLUSIVE: Walmart makes GAME approach

MCV understands that American retail giant Walmart has made contact with GAME about a possible acquisition of the retailer.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 14th 2012 at 3:04PM in News
GAME stock plummets below 1p

GAME stock plummets below 1p

It’s a sorry Monday morning for beleaguered retailer GAME today with stock in the company dropping to an all-time low.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 12th 2012 at 8:45AM in News
Choices UK enters administration

Choices UK enters administration

There’s more bad news on the High Street today with conformation that Choices UK owner The Webb Group has been entered into administration.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 6th 2012 at 11:34AM in News
Express: GAME directors might "pull the plug"

Express: GAME directors might "pull the plug"

A report in yesterday’s edition of The Express has claimed that the directors of struggling retailer GAME are considering “pulling the plug” on the entire business.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 5th 2012 at 10:18AM in News

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GAME could face lender action as UK Xmas sales plunge 17.6%

GAME could face lender action as UK Xmas sales plunge 17.6%

A UK and Ireland Christmas sales slump of 17.6 per cent for the eight weeks ending January 7th has lead GAME to admit that it might have to rely ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 10th 2012 at 8:26AM in News
US game sales dip 11% in Q3

US game sales dip 11% in Q3

US consumers spent an estimated $4.2bn on video games in Q3 overall – a year-on-year drop of 11 per cent.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Dec 21st 2011 at 9:17AM in News
GAME downgrades full year revenue target

GAME downgrades full year revenue target

The GAME Group has admitted that the 2011 video games market has performed “below its expectations”.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 16th 2011 at 8:30AM in News

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Games booming for The Hut Group

Games booming for The Hut Group

Web giant The Hut Group is fast becoming one of the UK’s biggest games retailers, after reporting a huge leap in sales last year.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 25th 2011 at 11:40AM in News
GAME: ‘We're ready for transition'

GAME: ‘We're ready for transition'

GAME CEO Ian Shepherd has told MCV the retailer is well prepared for the future of the video games market.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 24th 2011 at 11:56AM in News
Chairman explains GAME reshuffle

Chairman explains GAME reshuffle

The chairman of UK games retailer GAME Peter Lewis has, as part of the firm’s financial statement, explained the reasoning behind the departures of long-term CEO Lisa Morgan and ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 21st 2010 at 12:44PM in News
Execs go as GAME profits fall

Execs go as GAME profits fall

This morning's news of wholesale changes at GAME Group have sent shockwaves through the industry and its share price tumbling.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 21st 2010 at 10:15AM in News
ORG plans Digital Economy Bill protest

ORG plans Digital Economy Bill protest

The Open Rights Group has announced that it is to organise a public protest in response to the Lords’ passing of the Digital Economy Bill.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 16th 2010 at 12:27PM in News
Woolies expects Xmas games boost

Woolies expects Xmas games boost

Home shopping and online retail giant Shop Direct anticipates a strong Christmas for games after tripling its share in the software market.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 27th 2009 at 10:46AM in News
Twentysomethings spend big in UK

Twentysomethings spend big in UK

The latest TNS data shows that gamers aged between 25 and 34 years old spend the most money on games in the UK.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 23rd 2009 at 5:27PM in News
Prey 2 officially unveiled

Prey 2 officially unveiled

After a web-based leak at the weekend appeared to announce the existence of Prey 2, official word has now emerged of the follow-up to 2K Games’ Xbox 360 and PC ...
Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 18th 2008 at 10:46AM in News