Games Industry Market Data
Outgoing Square Enix president Yoichi Wada has revealed the exact extent of the publisher’s console game sales disappointments.
2K Games’ artistic shooter BioShock Infinite has remained at No.1 for a second week in the UKIE GfK Chart-Track All Formats Top 40.
Valve has revealed Steam's latest top ten sellers chart for the week ending on April 6th.
UK games retailers enjoyed its busiest weekend yet last week, thanks to BioShock and Tomb Raider.
HMV has revealed a list of the 141 stores that will be saved from closure.
Minecraft has surpassed 10m copies sold across PC, Mac, and Linux platforms.
Hilco UK will acquire HMV in a £50m deal.
Angry Birds creator Rovio raked in $195m in revenue last year, thanks in large part to merchandise sales for the popular casual IP.
International games retailer GameStop has reported a year-on-year increase in profits from $943.2 to $974.9 for the 14 weeks ending February 2nd.
After the disastrous collapse of 2009, global advertising revenue is again on the rise.
“Arrogant and rude staff” have been named as the biggest shopping annoyances by a survey of 1,500 High Street consumers.
Six out of ten publishers have admitted that they either rarely release or never release their games in boxed physical form.
The average selling price of video games last year was £26.45, a rise of 3.2 per cent year-on-year.
Consumers are spending money – just not on video games.
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Square Enix has retained the top spot in the UKIE GfK Chart-Track All Formats Top 40 listings despite a 72 per cent week-on-week dip in sales for adventure outing Tomb ...
Microsoft may be desperate to position the Xbox 360 as the living room’s multimedia hub, but new stats suggest it lags behind its rival in key areas.
Call of Duty: Black Ops II and FIFA 13 are the two biggest entertainment releases of the year at UK retail.
Retailer GameStop has revealed some impressive numbers for its first PS4 promotional campaign.
Xbox Live’s first free-to-play title Happy Wars has amassed over 2m players worldwide since launch.
The rebooted Tomb Raider is the new UK No.1.
UK games execs were left scratching their heads last month after a string of big budget action games failed to lift games retail out of the gloom.
This latest MCV – which is now available to view online – discusses the state of the UK games industry.
Sony’s decision to slash the Vita’s price to just ¥19,980 – that’s around £140! – has certainly reaped rewards.
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