Entries in 'Retail' (454)

Amazon not guaranteeing Xbox One or PS4 before Christmas

Amazon not guaranteeing Xbox One or PS4 before Christmas

The UK arm of online retailer Amazon cannot guarantee pre-Christmas delivery of either next-gen console for those who have yet to order.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 15th 2013 at 9:30AM in News
Read everything you need to know about the Xbox One in this week's MCV

Read everything you need to know about the Xbox One in this week's MCV

It's the Xbox One launch issue of MCV, which details everything you need to know about Microsoft's next console ahead of its launch on November 22nd.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Nov 14th 2013 at 11:31AM in News
UK retailers offer exclusive Dark Souls II pre-order merchandise

UK retailers offer exclusive Dark Souls II pre-order merchandise

Namco Bandai is rewarding consumers who pre-order Dark Souls II with a host of exclusive loot.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Nov 14th 2013 at 10:47AM in News
New Green Man Gaming indie promotion sees 100% of the sale go to devs

New Green Man Gaming indie promotion sees 100% of the sale go to devs

A new promotion from Green Man Gaming entitled Indie Love is promising to give 100 per cent of its proceeds to the game’s creators.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 13th 2013 at 3:46PM in News

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Tearaway is a digital-only Vita title in India

Tearaway is a digital-only Vita title in India

Sony will not release Media Molecule’s PS Vita debut Tearaway at retail, it has confirmed.

Sameer Desai
by Sameer Desai
on Nov 12th 2013 at 2:19PM in News
Sony not releasing Tearaway at retail in India

Sony not releasing Tearaway at retail in India

Sony will not release Media Molecule’s PS Vita debut Tearaway at retail, it has confirmed.

Sameer Desai
by Sameer Desai
on Nov 12th 2013 at 1:30PM in News
Amazon launches PlayStation Digital Games Store in the US

Amazon launches PlayStation Digital Games Store in the US

Surprise – Amazon has launched a PlayStation Network Digital Games and DLC Store in the US.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 12th 2013 at 11:18AM in News
Sony calms pre-owned PS4 game concerns

Sony calms pre-owned PS4 game concerns

Consumers will be able to sell and trade-in their PS4 games, Sony has once again asserted.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 12th 2013 at 9:49AM in News

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Humble Bundle now has a Humble Store

Humble Bundle now has a Humble Store

Popular PC games discounter Humble Bundle has gone live with its new dedicated storefront.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 12th 2013 at 9:25AM in News
Blockbuster appoints administrator, parties interested in 'parts' of the business

Blockbuster appoints administrator, parties interested in 'parts' of the business

Moorfields Corporate Recovery has been officially appointed as the administrator of Blockbuster.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 11th 2013 at 12:34PM in News
A third of all console spending to be digital by 2017 - report

A third of all console spending to be digital by 2017 - report

IHS head of games Piers Harding-Rolls has predicted a dramatic swing to digital during the imminent console generation.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 11th 2013 at 12:19PM in News
Activision hails 'astounding' retail for Call of Duty: Ghosts launch

Activision hails 'astounding' retail for Call of Duty: Ghosts launch

Publisher Activision has praised retail for their ‘first class’ support of Call of Duty: Ghosts, as over 2,000 stores opened at midnight last week.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Nov 11th 2013 at 12:00PM in News

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GAME selling 'Epic Adventure' gaming holiday

GAME selling 'Epic Adventure' gaming holiday

For £5,500 consumers can now buy an altogether different video gaming collectible from UK retail GAME.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 8th 2013 at 12:03PM in News
Breaking the Steam monopoly

Breaking the Steam monopoly

For many, the first word that comes to mind when discussing digital games is Steam.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Nov 8th 2013 at 9:34AM in News
$1bn worth of Call of Duty: Ghosts sold into retail on day one

$1bn worth of Call of Duty: Ghosts sold into retail on day one

Call of Duty: Ghosts has apparently ‘sold more than $1 billion of Call of Duty: Ghosts into retail stores worldwide as of day one’.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 6th 2013 at 1:40PM in News
UK retailer offering ROM-based retro game cartridges

UK retailer offering ROM-based retro game cartridges

Funstock has announced a range of (legally dubious) retro games cartridges that work with original console hardware.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 6th 2013 at 1:18PM in News

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Nintendo to prioritise digital for new IP

Nintendo to prioritise digital for new IP

Nintendo says it will focus on digital releases for its new IP given the platform’s flexibility.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Nov 6th 2013 at 10:57AM in News
VIDEO: Here's GAME's 2013 UK Christmas TV ad

VIDEO: Here's GAME's 2013 UK Christmas TV ad

This is the GAME Christmas TV ad that UK folk are going to be seeing on their sets this year.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 5th 2013 at 4:02PM in News
Man stages Blockbuster megaphone protest to get PS4 refund

Man stages Blockbuster megaphone protest to get PS4 refund

One disgruntled Blockbuster customer took matters into his own hands when told he could not receive a refund for his PS4 pre-order.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 4th 2013 at 11:22AM in News
Head to GAME Stratford for your official Call of Duty: Ghosts launch event

Head to GAME Stratford for your official Call of Duty: Ghosts launch event

The official UK launch event for Call of Duty: Ghosts will take place at GAME’s Stratford store at Westfield tonight.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 4th 2013 at 10:42AM in News
HMV app returns to App Store - minus in-app downloads

HMV app returns to App Store - minus in-app downloads

The controversial HMV music download app is back on iOS although its key bit of functionality has been cut.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 31st 2013 at 4:17PM in News
Exclusive: The UK PC download charts

Exclusive: The UK PC download charts

UKIE's digital charts project has taken huge strides this year, with more data than ever so that we now have a semi-accurate picture of the UK PC download market.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Oct 31st 2013 at 11:53AM in News
Asda confirms £39.97 price for COD: Ghosts; outlines midnight events + deals

Asda confirms £39.97 price for COD: Ghosts; outlines midnight events + deals

UK supermarket Asda will be selling Call of Duty: Ghosts for £39.97 from midnight on the evening of Monday November 4th.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 30th 2013 at 1:22PM in News
GAME offers chance to pay for Xbox One and PS4 early, jump the queue on launch night

GAME offers chance to pay for Xbox One and PS4 early, jump the queue on launch night

Consumers are being offered the chance to jump straight to the front of the queue when buying either Xbox One or PS4.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 30th 2013 at 10:54AM in News
Blockbuster promises next-gen console pre-order refunds

Blockbuster promises next-gen console pre-order refunds

Troubled UK retailer Blockbuster WILL refund customers who have paid for PS4 or Xbox One pre-orders.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 30th 2013 at 9:13AM in News