Games Industry Market Data
Bandai Namco has taken its first UK No.1 this year as action RPG Dark Soul III shoots to the top.
Mobile games have caused an 8.2 per cent increase in downloads on Apple and Google’s digital storefronts.
Clash of Clans creator Supercell has another hit on its hands.
Ubisoft was the hero on the High Street last month, with The Division and Far Cry Primal topping the UK charts.
A small rural simulator born out of frustration with the Harvest Moon series is one of the biggest PC hits this year.
The latest entry in the hugely popular Yo-Kai Watch series holds the top spot in Japan for the second week running, according to data from Famitsu.
Russia’s video games market had revenues nearly reaching $1.3bn (£0.90bn) last year, surpassing its 2014 total of $1.1bn (£0.76bn), according to Newzoo’s figures.
Devolver Digital’s latest release Enter the Gungeon generated $3m (£2.1m) globally in its first week on sale.
Two analysts have reported a sharp fall in PC shipments for the first quarter if 2016.
Total sales of virtual reality headsets will reach $895m by the end of 2016, according to market research firm Strategy Analytics.
China is now the biggest video games market in the world.
A new title in Level 5’s Yo-Kai Watch series has once again gone straight to No.1 in Japan.
A few weeks ago, we ran a news story that revealed that gamers in the UK trust their media.
TinyBuild’s new game Punch Club has garnered its fair share of headlines since it debuted in January.
Ubisoft’s shooter RPG hybrid The Division has set yet another record for the publisher.
Tom Clancy's The Division has smashed the record for unbroken Ubisoft No1s in the All Formats charts.
Nintendo has revealed just how well its first foray into the mobile gaming space is doing.
The latest entry in the Final Fantasy series needs to shift more than 10 million units to be considered a success.
Mobile data firm App Annie reports that games were responsible for more than 80 per cent of consumer spending on the App Store and Google Play outlets.
The latest entry in Square Enix’s Dragon Quest series – Monsters: Joker 3 – was this week’s best-performing game in Japan, according to data provided by Famitsu.
The gap between mobile gaming and the chasing pack is getting wider.
Ubisoft’s online shooter The Division is at the top of the UK Top 40 once again.
Digital game sales were up ten per cent year-on-year this February, reaching a total value of $6.2b (£4.4bn).
Chinese mobile games publisher Shanda Games is enjoying remarkable success from an unlikely source.
The specialist press is the most trusted source for video games opinion in Britain.