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The UK games retail market suffered its worst week on record last week. Again.
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.
Hot on the heels of MCV revealing the estimated UK prices, several retailers have gone live with their own Wii U price tags.
They said it was the summer of games – but only thanks to the Olympics. If you’re a games retailer, it has been a miserable few months, with the market ...
The NPD Group has released its latest monthly report on US retail, showing Darksiders 2 claimed the software crown amidst another month of decline for the market.
The boss of global games retailer GameStop doesn’t believe that both the Xbox 720 and PS4 will launch in 2013.
INTERVIEW: MCV talks to EA COO Peter Moore about a market in transition, the future of discs and his costly Bejeweled habit...
Retailers have praised publishers for daring to release titles outside of the traditional Q4 sales bonanza.
A retail listing for a 3DS version of The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask has appeared – and quickly disappeared – from GAME’s website.
2K Games’ indie-only Borderlands 2 Top Trumps promotion has proved a big hit on the UK High Street.
Just what is going wrong amongst UK games retailers?
2K Games is to release a Limited Edition version of Borderlands 2 Top Trumps exclusively for indie retailers.
A leading EA executive has predicted the death of High Street games retail within ten years.
Nintendo boss Satoru Iwata has revealed that digital sales of new 3DS release New Super Mario Bros 2 accounted for around five per cent of the total.
The struggle faced by UK retail has reached its lowest point to-date when just £8.18m was generated by software sales last week.
Publishers rejoice! HMV says it will give new games a chance to sell before introducing pre-owned copies.
An analysis of employee reviews at online jobs portal Glassdoor has labelled GameStop as the tenth worst company to work for in the US.
Entertainment retailer HMV is to allow customers to order items online for pickup in their local store.
The sale of digital product could account for the majority of EA’s revenue within 24 to 26 months.
UK games retail was rescued by the biggest licences in movies and sport last month, as it struggles through one of the weakest summer of sales in the industry’s history.
What an age we live in when retailer bosses admit that their chains are on the road to extinction.
This week, EB Games passes 1 million reward scheme members, BigWorld gets purchased and a Police Commissioner blames games for violence.
Three fully-fledged, profitable North American game stores for $3.5m?
Argos has been unveiled as the exclusive UK supplier of Zynga’s upcoming board game FarmVille Hungry Hungry Herd.
Consumers' ability to trade-in games at GameStop contributes $1.8bn to the US games industry every year, the retailer has claimed.