Entries in 'London Games Conference' (118)

EG Expo expands to four days for 2011

EG Expo expands to four days for 2011

Momentum is already building behind 2011’s Eurogamer Expo.

Michael French
by Michael French
on Nov 8th 2010 at 11:30AM in News
LGC 2010: Further analysis

LGC 2010: Further analysis

Forget the buzzwords and gimmicks that are swamping games – we asked sponsors of this week’s London Games Conference to tell us what they thought things like online content and ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 5th 2010 at 2:58PM in News
LGC 2010: PSP and DS devs are 'in trouble'

LGC 2010: PSP and DS devs are 'in trouble'

Bigpoint CEO Heiko Hubert warned that developers of traditional handheld games face a crisis as iPhones and Android devices tempt away their audience.

Michael French
by Michael French
on Nov 5th 2010 at 11:45AM in News
LGC 2010: Retail ‘not the lot’ for GameStop

LGC 2010: Retail ‘not the lot’ for GameStop

The world’s biggest games retailer last night offered a forewarning that the digital market must be embraced by the old guard of bricks and mortar outlets.

Rob Crossley
by Rob Crossley
on Nov 5th 2010 at 11:15AM in News

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LGC 2010: Old Republic ‘will never be profitable’

LGC 2010: Old Republic ‘will never be profitable’

Speaking to the audience at last night London Games Conference, Bigpoint CEO Heiko Hubertz has warned that upcoming high-profile MMO Star Wars: The Old Republic will never produce a profit ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 5th 2010 at 10:54AM in News
LGC 2010: Bigpoint pours scorn on Facebook

LGC 2010: Bigpoint pours scorn on Facebook

In his opening keynote at the London Games Festival last night Bigpoint CEO Heiko Hubertz shrugged off the Facebook goldfish.

Michael French
by Michael French
on Nov 5th 2010 at 10:46AM in News
LGC 2010: New consoles ‘won’t save market slump’

LGC 2010: New consoles ‘won’t save market slump’

A fresh trio of game consoles released in the next few years won’t be enough to stop a seven-year slump in the games market, a leading games analyst has said.

Rob Crossley
by Rob Crossley
on Nov 5th 2010 at 10:25AM in News
LGC 2010: 'Publishing business a roulette table’ - Reeves

LGC 2010: 'Publishing business a roulette table’ - Reeves

The modern publishing business was tonight equated to a casino roulette wheel during an enlivening speech by Capcom Europe COO David Reeves.

Rob Crossley
by Rob Crossley
on Nov 5th 2010 at 10:20AM in News

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LGC 2010: ‘Zynga bigger than EU top five combined’ – Hubertz

LGC 2010: ‘Zynga bigger than EU top five combined’ – Hubertz

This year’s London Games Conference opened with a startling signal of how fast social game firm Zynga is growing.

Rob Crossley
by Rob Crossley
on Nov 4th 2010 at 11:08PM in News
Missing LGC? Don't panic!

Missing LGC? Don't panic!

Over 200 games professionals from around the world will descend on BAFTA later today for the second annual London Games Conference.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 4th 2010 at 2:14PM in News
London Games Conference: The liveblog

London Games Conference: The liveblog

If you're missing the London Games Conference later today, don't dispair - MCV is providing an updated liveblog throughout the event, starting from 5pm.

by Michael French
on Nov 4th 2010 at 2:09PM in News
Gaikai tempted by ‘major US games site’ deal

Gaikai tempted by ‘major US games site’ deal

Gaikai, the innovative and disruptive cloud gaming service, is close to securing a landmark deal with “a USA gaming site”, the company’s co-founder has told MCV.

Rob Crossley
by Rob Crossley
on Nov 3rd 2010 at 12:12PM in News

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Government backs games at sold-out LGC

Government backs games at sold-out LGC

Culture Minister Ed Vaizey will reiterate Government support for the games industry later this week.

Rob Crossley
by Rob Crossley
on Nov 2nd 2010 at 9:42AM in News
Your guide to London Games Conference

Your guide to London Games Conference

After a solid start 12 months ago, the London Games Conference hits the ground running this year, with a programme featuring speakers drawn from the most exciting and innovative companies ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 28th 2010 at 11:50AM in News
Sell-out looms for London Games Conference

Sell-out looms for London Games Conference

Over 220 leading execs from the global games industry will discuss the future of the industry at BAFTA, Piccadilly on Thursday November 4th.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 25th 2010 at 11:02AM in News
Cousens completes London Games Conference line-up

Cousens completes London Games Conference line-up

16 of the brightest minds in video games will convene at next month’s London Games Conference.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 22nd 2010 at 1:00PM in News

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Media firm backs LGC

Media firm backs LGC

Creative Specialist Freeform.London has tied up with the UK’s premier games conference.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 19th 2010 at 12:13PM in News
Bigpoint founder outlines London Games Conference keynote

Bigpoint founder outlines London Games Conference keynote

The CEO of Bigpoint has warned that only those publishers with the right spread of browser, casual and mobile games will ride the digital tidal wave.

Michael French
by Michael French
on Oct 7th 2010 at 1:59PM in News
Multiplay latest to sponsor LGC 2010

Multiplay latest to sponsor LGC 2010

London Games Conference has gained another two sponsors in the form of Multiplay and AGI.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 24th 2010 at 11:12AM in News
LGC Early Bird rate ends tomorrow

LGC Early Bird rate ends tomorrow

Tomorrow, September 23rd, is the last day of the special Early Bird delegate rate of £229 for the London Games Conference.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 22nd 2010 at 11:31AM in News
OPINION: Take the LGC challenge

OPINION: Take the LGC challenge

Getting an idea should be like sitting down on a pin; it should make you jump up and do something. And, for a while now, the games market has been ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 16th 2010 at 1:20PM in News
Big names headline London Games Conference

Big names headline London Games Conference

Luminaries from some of the most innovative and important companies in the games market have been confirmed for the London Games Conference on Thursday, November 4th.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 16th 2010 at 10:48AM in News
AGI sponsors LGC

AGI sponsors LGC

Packaging and creative firm AGI has tied up with the UK's premier games conference.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Sep 15th 2010 at 1:32PM in News
Virgin Gaming sponsors LGC

Virgin Gaming sponsors LGC

Richard Branson's new games project has tied up with the UK's premier games conference and networking dinner.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 19th 2010 at 12:17PM in News
Hut and Incomm sponsor London Games Conference

Hut and Incomm sponsor London Games Conference

The Hut and Incomm have joined IGN, Screen Digest and ELSPA in backing the UK's biggest games industry conference.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 5th 2010 at 10:30AM in News