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JOBS IN GAMES: Games Buyer career profile

JOBS IN GAMES: Games Buyer career profile

MCV's month-long Jobs In Games special, in association with OPM, turns its attention to retail today in our latest career profile.

on Sep 14th 2012 at 1:27PM in News
Square Enix CEO and the death of consoles in this week's MCV

Square Enix CEO and the death of consoles in this week's MCV

This week's MCV is now available to download - and it is jam-packed with great features, including an extensive interview with Square Enix CEO, Yoichi Wada.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Sep 13th 2012 at 10:48AM in News
Read our interview with EA COO Peter Moore in this week's MCV

Read our interview with EA COO Peter Moore in this week's MCV

The latest edition of MCV is now available digitally, and features our interview with the COO of Eleectronic Arts, Peter Moore.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 30th 2012 at 12:26PM in News
Sony kicks off Wonderbook campaign at HMV this weekend

Sony kicks off Wonderbook campaign at HMV this weekend

UK consumers will be able to go hands-on with Wonderbook and J.K. Rowling's Book of Spells at HMV Oxford Street this weekend.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 21st 2012 at 9:53AM in News

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HMV: We will do pre-owned responsibly

HMV: We will do pre-owned responsibly

Publishers rejoice! HMV says it will give new games a chance to sell before introducing pre-owned copies.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 16th 2012 at 10:27AM in News
HMV to introduce click and collect

HMV to introduce click and collect

Entertainment retailer HMV is to allow customers to order items online for pickup in their local store.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 13th 2012 at 4:09PM in News
Will HMV still exist in 2021? "I wouldn't bet on it," boss Fox admits

Will HMV still exist in 2021? "I wouldn't bet on it," boss Fox admits

What an age we live in when retailer bosses admit that their chains are on the road to extinction.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 10th 2012 at 10:13AM in News
HMV posts £16m loss for financial year

HMV posts £16m loss for financial year

HMV sales fell 12.1 per cent for the last financial year, with the retailer posting a loss of £16.2m.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 9th 2012 at 9:56AM in News

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GAME category manager moves to HMV

GAME category manager moves to HMV

Former senior category manager for GAME Andy Pinder is to join HMV as its games category manager next month.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 6th 2012 at 9:37AM in News
HMV's Fox: 'It's the right time for me to leave'

HMV's Fox: 'It's the right time for me to leave'

Outgoing HMV boss Simon Fox says there's finally some momentum behind the entertainment retail giant.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 2nd 2012 at 12:01PM in News
HMV boss Simon Fox departs

HMV boss Simon Fox departs

Former Jessops boss Trevor Moore will replace Simon Fox as the CEO of HMV.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 2nd 2012 at 10:06AM in News
HMV headlines Golden Joysticks

HMV headlines Golden Joysticks

Entertainment giant HMV has been named the top dog at this year’s GamesMaster Golden Joystick Awards.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 2nd 2012 at 9:28AM in News

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Nintendo 3DS XL is out tomorrow: Where's cheapest?

Nintendo 3DS XL is out tomorrow: Where's cheapest?

With a 90 per cent bigger screen, more grown-up design and refined controls, 3DS XL is an attractive new device. But who has the best deal?

Michael French
by Michael French
on Jul 27th 2012 at 12:29PM in News
HMV stocking Teenage Cancer Trust iPhone covers

HMV stocking Teenage Cancer Trust iPhone covers

Entertainment retailer HMV is to stock a limited edition iPhone cover in support of the Teenage Cancer Trust.

Lauren Wainwright
by Lauren Wainwright
on Jul 18th 2012 at 3:48PM in News
HMV reveals new, twin-stick 3DS XL!

HMV reveals new, twin-stick 3DS XL!

DISCLAIMER: HMV hasn’t revealed a new twin-stick 3DS XL.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 17th 2012 at 12:46PM in News
HMV agrees to sell off Hammersmith Apollo

HMV agrees to sell off Hammersmith Apollo

Investors in retailer HMV have voted almost unanimously to sell off the Hammersmith Apollo.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 13th 2012 at 9:07AM in News

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PlayStation marketing exec joins Green Man Gaming

PlayStation marketing exec joins Green Man Gaming

The man in charge of online marketing at PlayStation Europe has been named Green Man Gaming's new marketing director.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on May 31st 2012 at 12:30PM in News
FEATURE: Gunning for GAME

FEATURE: Gunning for GAME

A battle is being fought on the High Street.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on May 21st 2012 at 3:25PM in News
HMV and Microsoft raise £19k for Teenage Cancer Trust

HMV and Microsoft raise £19k for Teenage Cancer Trust

A charity 5-A-Side football event held by HMV and sponsored by Microsoft has raised £19k for Teenage Cancer Trust.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 15th 2012 at 3:48PM in News
In pictures: The Diablo III launch

In pictures: The Diablo III launch

Blizzard’s RPG Diablo III finally hit shelves last night and MCV was at the UK launch event to bring you over 50 images.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on May 15th 2012 at 11:56AM in News
HMV: Diablo III our biggest ever product launch

HMV: Diablo III our biggest ever product launch

The Diablo III launch event at HMV Oxford Street was the retailer’s biggest to date, says games boss Ewan Pinder.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on May 15th 2012 at 11:37AM in News
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
Diablo fans already queuing for HMV launch

Diablo fans already queuing for HMV launch

Blizzard's long-awaited RPG doesn't even go on sale for another 16 hours but fans have been queuing for three days now.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on May 14th 2012 at 9:46AM in News
HMV U-turns on game plan

HMV U-turns on game plan

Just weeks after telling MCV it will cut the store space dedicated to games, HMV has changed its mind.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on May 10th 2012 at 9:53AM in News
HMV and Asda "best-placed" to grab GAME market share

HMV and Asda "best-placed" to grab GAME market share

Consumer research firm Kantar Worldpanel has said that HMV and Asda are “best-placed” to gain from this year’s spate of GAME and Gamestation closures.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 4th 2012 at 1:20PM in News