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Music just the start for Harmonix

Music just the start for Harmonix

As the creator of Guitar Hero, Rock Band and Dance Central, there's no studio in the world with the same music game heritage as Harmonix. But its ambitions don't end ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 1st 2011 at 2:15PM in News
New EA studio working on C&C

New EA studio working on C&C

In an announcement now pulled from the official website, it looks as if EA is on the verge of revealing both a new wholly owned developer and a brand new ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 22nd 2011 at 8:38AM in News
Super Mario All-Stars lives on

Super Mario All-Stars lives on

As was rumoured last month, Nintendo of America has confirmed that it will produce more copies of last year's Super Mario All-Stars Limited Edition for the Wii.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 16th 2011 at 3:31PM in News
GAME: Pre-owned grows the new market

GAME: Pre-owned grows the new market

The market for new triple-A titles would be diminished were it not for the pre-owned sector, GAME Group CEO Ian Shepherd has claimed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 16th 2011 at 1:17PM in News

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GAME to unveil new £15m strategy today

GAME to unveil new £15m strategy today

Video games retailer GAME will today lift the lid on a significant change to business strategy that will position the Group for life in an increasingly digital world.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 16th 2011 at 8:34AM in News
Activision readies toy-game crossover

Activision readies toy-game crossover

While Activision may be dropping the likes of Guitar Hero and True Crime, the publisher still has a few new tricks up its sleeve.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Feb 10th 2011 at 1:42PM in News
85% of retro gamers buy new titles

85% of retro gamers buy new titles

The vast majority of retro fans actually keep up to date with the latest releases – not just the classics.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 9th 2011 at 2:12PM in News
Total Console Repair revamps website

Total Console Repair revamps website

Total Console Repair has upgraded its website to provide quicker navigation and a simpler hub of services for its users.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 8th 2011 at 11:17AM in News

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Levine: I don't want new hardware

Levine: I don't want new hardware

Famed developer Ken Levine has confessed that he has no appetite for a fresh generation of home console hardware.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 4th 2011 at 4:00PM in News
GAME: Trade-in drives 60% of new game sales

GAME: Trade-in drives 60% of new game sales

More than half of GAME’s customers use trade-ins to fund purchases of new titles, the firm has told MCV.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 24th 2011 at 10:21AM in News
Time called on Wii's Rock Band Network

Time called on Wii's Rock Band Network

Develop Harmonix has called time on the Wii arm of the Rock Band Network. From tomorrow, no new content will be released on the service.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 17th 2011 at 12:13PM in News
New Mobile Entertainment website launches

New Mobile Entertainment website launches

Today sees the relaunch of Mobile Entertainment’s leading industry website, www.mobile-ent.biz

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 12th 2011 at 3:54PM in News

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Sniper: Ghost Warrior sequel confirmed

Sniper: Ghost Warrior sequel confirmed

A sequel to one of 2010's surprise hits has been confirmed by Polish publisher City Interactive.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 11th 2011 at 1:45PM in News
OPINION: Getting over the winter blues

OPINION: Getting over the winter blues

A third of the execs we surveyed for our look ahead at 2011 named 3DS as their highlight of the year.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 7th 2011 at 8:28AM in News
Kane & Lynch will return

Kane & Lynch will return

Expect to see more of Square Enix’s violent criminal duo Kane & Lynch.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 2nd 2010 at 2:59PM in News
Why some gamers don’t like pre-owned

Why some gamers don’t like pre-owned

A study by US analyst Cowen & Company has said that fear of buying a scratched disk, missing out on the in-game manual or simply the urge to own new ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 24th 2010 at 11:54AM in News

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Hardware RRP ‘dragging down’ market

Hardware RRP ‘dragging down’ market

With year-on-year comparison continuing to paint a picture of gradual decline in the home console games sector, analyst Cowen & Company has named the high RRP of console hardware as ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 24th 2010 at 8:32AM in News
Bungie developing online console/PC title

Bungie developing online console/PC title

A presentation slide from an Activision investment conference has seemingly confirmed that Bungie’s debut title for the publisher will be an online game for both PC and consoles.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 12th 2010 at 2:19PM in News
OPINION: The problem with new IP

OPINION: The problem with new IP

It’s been a great year for new games franchises. In fact, last month was one of the most promising with the release of both Enslaved and Vanquish. But both failed ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 10th 2010 at 3:53PM in News
Rock Band DLC abandons older titles

Rock Band DLC abandons older titles

Owners of either Rock Band or Rock Band 2 will not be able to download any future releases on the title’s in-game app store.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 10th 2010 at 3:40PM in News
Developer A2M rebranded

Developer A2M rebranded

The largest independent studio in Canada has rebranded itself with a new mission to break into the nascent digital markets.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 8th 2010 at 12:17PM in News
Kinect could create 2.5m new 360 owners this Q4

Kinect could create 2.5m new 360 owners this Q4

The arrival of Kinect could provide a significant boost to the installed user base of Xbox 360 this quarter, according to predictions from M2 Research’s senior analyst Billy Pidgeon.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 8th 2010 at 9:16AM in News
Activision teases 2011’s Call of Duty

Activision teases 2011’s Call of Duty

Speaking to investors last night, publisher Activision tuned its attentions to the 2011 iteration of its Call of Duty franchise – which by the sounds of it promises to be ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 5th 2010 at 9:42AM in News
New Battlefield incoming

New Battlefield incoming

EA will tomorrow announce a brand new game in the Battlefield series, it has been confirmed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 4th 2010 at 12:52PM in News
New games claim just 59% of market

New games claim just 59% of market

A preview of NPD’s upcoming Games Industry: Total Consumer Spend Report has revealed that boxed, new game releases now account for just 59 per cent of the total video games ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 18th 2010 at 3:06PM in News