Entries in 'predictions' (55)
Two new consoles, the return of Grand Theft Auto and Tomb Raider, plus a string of top looking new IP. 2012 is already shaping up to be a blockbuster year ...
Square Enix holdings has doubled its net income projections from $19m to $47m after revising its financial forecasts, the company has announced.
The upcoming August NPD figures will be the first to factor in the effect of the global PS3 price cut, but one analyst firm has said that it won’t be ...
SPECIAL REPORT: Half of all UK software revenues this year will come from a top-tier of select games - releases that might just offset a six month decline in the ...
In the middle of a summer slump, MCV hasn’t made pleasant reading. The weekly games retail market value is teetering worryingly close to an all time low.
Leading UK video games retailer GAME reports its annual financials tomorrow – and the national press is expecting a significant slump in profits.
Although we're yet to see any official sales figures for the Nintendo 3DS in either Europe or the US, analysts are already predicting great things.
Wedbush Morgan analyst Michael Pachter has predicted that Wii emerged as the best selling home console of December in the US.
1. Publishers to stop moaning about second-hand
Publishers have whined and whined about the evil that is pre-owned. They’ve even risked pissing off gamers with second user charges. What has ...
A report by the International Data Corporation has pointed to a possible sales win for Xbox 360 Kinect over PS3 Move over the next six months.
The Xbox 360 Kinect will outsell Apple’s highly successful iPad – that’s the claim being made by Microsoft at the Tokyo Game Show.
Xbox 360 motion camera Kinect will sell over 3m units this holiday period following its launch this November, platform holder Microsoft has claimed.
Publisher EA is so confident about the quality of its upcoming shooter Crysis 2 that it has already declared that the game wills gain a 90 per cent plus review ...
Michael Jackson: The Experience will be Ubisoft’s latest million-selling sensation, the publisher has told MCV.
How on earth will the 3DS actually work? Will Natal’s games be any good? Will we see the PSP 2? Could Valve be fibbing about Half-Life 2: Episode 3? Shenmue ...
Global games giants reckon E3 2010 will pull the market out of the doldrums.
Ahead of the start of the World Cup in South Africa in just eight days time, EA has offered its traditional prediction using a simulated tournament in its 2010 FIFA ...
The total value of the global video games software market will reach $64.9bn by 2013 – a jump of approximately 28 per cent on its current value – according to ...
Microsoft’s Natal will thoroughly outpace Sony’s Motion Controller when the pair are released later this year – that’s the prediction of industry analyst Michael Pachter.
The UK games industry was hit hard by the recession in 2009, and now leading execs are hopeful that the worst is behind them.
The UK games industry is looking to bounce back from a difficult 2009 – with improved Government relations key.
Despite its controversial decision to ditch UMD functionality with the recently released PSPgo, Sony has claimed that the device has sold more than it had expected at this early stage ...
Activision will redefine what constitutes a blockbuster when Modern Warfare 2 lands in just a matter of weeks.
The High Street is reporting overwhelming demand for Modern Warfare 2.