Entries in 'physical' (44)
It may have launched a new digital label, but Rising Star has no plans to ditch boxed product.
US retail has, as expected, confirmed that buying a game digitally for the PlayStation Vita will be cheaper than buying a physical version of the same title.
PlayStation Vita owners will face a very stark choice when the system arrives in the UK next year – pay a premium price for boxed games or a discounted price ...
NPD’s Games Industry: Total Consumer Spend report has claimed new, boxed game sales in the US accounted for the minority of the market in Q2 2011.
Sales of online games are expected to pass physical retail from 2013, an analyst at DFC Intelligence has claimed.
A new report from The Entertainment Merchants Association has revealed that sales of physical games on disc declined significantly in 2010.
OnLive CEO Steve Perlman has told MCV that next year some of OnLive’s publishing partners are planning to ship disc products that contain a code entitling consumers to play via ...
With the barebones bricks and mortar retail charts becoming increasingly redundant, two US bodies have joined forces to bring digital sales figures into the fray.
The global games market is getting pretty close to a 50/50 split between digital and physical revenue, according to a senior EA Sports exec.
With 3DS just weeks away, NGP on the horizon, and continued growth in iPad and mobile, 2011 is shaping up to be a transformative year for portable games.
The switch from boxed to digital goods is going to happen far quicker than most of the industry has expected, according to EA CEO John Riccitiello.
PC MMO title World of Warcraft: Cataclysm sold 3.3m copies in its first 24 hours on sale, developer Blizzard has announced.
The market boom that enveloped the video games market in 2008 will never again be recaptured, analyst Screen Digest has warned.
The UK market won’t recapture the Wii heyday of 2008 for some time, according to Screen Digest.
Platform holders’ desire to gain complete control of the software retail chain will mean that the next generation of home consoles will not include any capacity for digital media, developer ...
Statistics from American sales analyst NPD claims that the boxed PC games market just managed to out-value digital sales in the US in 2009.
A cocktail of strong debate and sparkling wit was the outcome of sister site Develop’s first ever Jury Service feature, which resulted in a near-unanimous verdict that physical content is ...
Physical media is at the sunset of its lifespan. Eventually, all games will be based online.