Entries in 'pre-orders' (41)
In August last year, Activision’s CEO Eric Hirshberg told investors that its upcoming shooter Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare was suffering from ‘an industry-wide downturn’ in pre-orders.
Last week MCV reported that pre-orders were in decline in the UK; this week we find whether this is an issue for the industry.
Is it really any surprise gamers are becoming more reluctant to pre-order?
Fewer UK consumers are pre-ordering video games, MCV can reveal.
Digital shopping research firm Slice Intelligence estimates the Apple Watch moved 957,000 pre-orders on its first day offered in the US.
Gamers in Australia are already able to pre-order Nintendo’s new NX console.
Nintendo America boss Reggie Fils-Aime has said that pre-orders for the Wii U version of Super Smash Bros have passed those received for Mario Kart 8.
Next week’s Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare could sell 70 per cent fewer units than 2012’s Black Ops 2.
The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus have already broken Apple records.
The latest entrant in the Android console sector, Amazon Fire TV, is now available to pre-order in the UK.
Bungie's Destiny has claimed the title of the most pre-ordered new IP ever, Sony has revealed.
Despite the seemingly growing emphasis publishers place on pre-orders, they are in fact in decline.
It's not just the Ghost Edition of Destiny that is in short supply.
Xbox One owners will soon be able to pre-order titles via the Xbox Live marketplace.
Cowen: Destiny could outsell COD, Battlefield: Hardline pre-orders in line with Medal of Honor: Warfighter
Call of Duty, Assassin’s Creed, Halo – all will be outsold by Bungie’s Destiny this year, according to Cowen Research analyst Doug Creutz.
Ubisoft says that upcoming action title Watch Dogs is the most pre-ordered new IP in the company's history and the most pre-ordered new IP in the industry this year.
Sony has revealed that Infamous: Second Son has more pre-orders than last year’s blockbuster The Last of Us had at the same point prior to launch.
Namco Bandai has revealed pre-orders for Dark Souls II are 50 per cent up on its predecessor.
It would appear the biggest game of 2013 is finally landing on PC.
There have been more pre-orders for PS4 than Xbox One, Ubisoft chief executive Yves Guillemot has suggested.
Having told many gamers earlier this week that their PS4 pre-orders had been cancelled, Target has now made amends.
Sony has added new PlayStation 4 titles under the pre-order category of the PSN store.
The delays of Watch Dogs and DriveClub have had an unfortunate consequence for a handful of gamers in the US.
Sony has opened up digital pre-orders for a pair of PS4 launch titles on PSN and the Sony Entertainment Network online store.
Pre-orders for this year’s Skylanders are 60 per cent higher than last year’s smash hit, Skylanders Giants.