Entries in 'International' (157)
Total US consumer spending on video games was up five per cent year-on-year in 2015, a new joint report between the ESA and NPD has revealed.
The latest game in Atlus’ Shin Megami Tensei series of RPGs has gone straight to the top spot in Japan, according to data from Famitsu.
January marked another sales victory in the US for Sony’s PS4, according to NPD data.
New Bandai Namco Naruto title Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 debuted at No.1 in Japan, according to data from Famitsu.
The French video games market generated more than $2.4bn (£1.6bn) in revenues in 2015, which is a slight increase of 1.4 per cent compared to the previous year.
You’re wrong about Russia.
Sony’s strategic joining of its Sony Computer Entertainment and Sony Network Entertainment divisions represents a seismic shift in the gaming landscape.
In 2015, the Brazilian video games market’s revenue reached $1.5bn (£1.02bn), with a 23 per cent growth compared to the previous year.
Atlus’ remaster of 2008 JRPG Odin Sphere has shot to the Japanese top spot according to data from Famitsu.
A developer jailed in Iran on charges of spying has been let free after four years.
A Siberian gamer who played Fallout 4 non-stop for three weeks is taking Bethesda to court, alleging that he became ‘addicted’ to the game.
Egypt’s games market is still in its infancy, but is struggling to grow in the face of stifling tax rates and widespread piracy.
The end for the PSP is nigh.
Name a hit games franchise from the 1980s or ‘90s and it’s bound to be a Japanese creation: Mario, Final Fantasy, Zelda, Pokémon, Pac-Man.
The latest Star Wars game has unsurprisingly shot to the top of the Japanese retail rankings in its debut week.
Boxed game sales continue to be a core driver of the Nordic games market, despite a recent decline at games retail in the region.
Peru’s games industry has struggled with the steep cost of hardware and software in Latin America, leading to a thriving black market.
The flurry of triple-A console releases has seen console publishers race back to the top of the TV advertisement battle in the US.
Uruguay is quietly blossoming into a ripe games market, despite its small size.
Nintendo has successfully taken an Italian seller of devices designed to allow pirated games to run to court – and won.
The long-awaited arrival of the Master Chief on Xbox One has helped the console achieve a rare monthly win in the US.
Blockbuster shooter Call of Duty: Black Ops III has shot to number one in the Japanese retail charts, fighting off a number of home-grown titles.
The Ukrainian games market is one of the smallest in Eastern Europe, despite being home to a number of games firms that have struck it big on the global stage.
Poland is fast becoming the keystone of Eastern European games development.
Long the home of online games, South Korea’s industry saw a shake-up in 2014.