Entries in 'Opinion' (68)
This long and at times painful hardware generation – it will be eight years since the 360 unveiling when we see the Next Xbox in three weeks – is matched ...
The words look the same, but they are in a different order.
My annual trip to San Francisco for GDC last month was primarily in the service of MCV sister title Develop.
Of course the sassy answer to any retailer telling you Wii U is ‘GameCube all over again’ is ‘What? Some of the most praised first-party games ever and the world’s ...
In times of uncertainty on the High Street, it’s reassuring to feel some of that old-fashioned friction that only the games market can provide.
When THQ shut down, recently appointed president Jason Rubintweeted a picture of himself leaving the premises, giant purple Saints Row-branded dildo slung over his shoulder.
The damage done by the potential evaporation of HMV on the High Street will hit closer to home in the music and film markets than it will for games.
I vividly remember the first time I experienced PS2.
Those looking for a way to criticise the Wii U launch last week had plenty of material at their disposal.
Every conflicting statement about Black Ops II on the cover of this week's MCV is true.
From the moment there ceased to be a GAME and Gamestation store in every major town, Game Retail Group must have known a unification of its brands was inevitable.
I’m not going to lie – I thought Nintendo had to come in at £199.99 or below.
E3 loves consoles, yet Gamescom championed the soaring PC, NetworkN's James Binns explains
$100. That is much it will cost for users to register to submit their games on Greenlight.
It was very, very nearly revealed at E3 back in June, but talk of a longer than expected wait for Xbox 720 is bubbling up once again.
The thing is, it’s not really Microsoft’s fault. It’s ours.
The maker of the new Tomb Raider has distanced itself from the use of the word ‘rape’ to describe an incident in the new adventure title.
It's unfair to judge the games businesses that effectively run E3 based on the presentation for its products.
Some surprises are always kept secret, and some expected announcements seem to disappear into nothingness.
The immediate impression in Los Angeles next week will likely be that E3 is, once again, in its big and brash form.
When the trade clicked open its Monday morning UKIE charts update this week, the big story was the data that wasn’t listed.
Ten years of MCV Awards and, yep, things have changed. Even the most leaden-footed industry will have evolved in that time. But there was a sense last night of more ...