Entries in 'Retail' (526)

'WB Play' rumoured to be a Steam competitor from Warner Bros

'WB Play' rumoured to be a Steam competitor from Warner Bros

Warner Bros has filed a series of trademarks for what reportedly could be a digital retail and streaming platform.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 8th 2014 at 2:38PM in News
Destiny becomes GAME's most pre-ordered new IP

Destiny becomes GAME's most pre-ordered new IP

Ahead of its official worldwide release tomorrow, Destiny has claimed a big UK sales milestone.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 8th 2014 at 2:16PM in News
GAME plans 300 midnight openings for Destiny, main event at Stratford

GAME plans 300 midnight openings for Destiny, main event at Stratford

Around 300 GAME stores will be opening their doors at midnight on Monday night (September 8th) for the midnight launch of Bungie’s shooter Destiny.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 5th 2014 at 12:43PM in News
Shelf Life: GAME Edinburgh

Shelf Life: GAME Edinburgh

We speak to Ewan Shaw, senior sales assistant at GAME Edinburgh about the store’s expertise on a variety of gaming content, the retailer’s in-store events and why people come in ...

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Sep 5th 2014 at 10:00AM in News

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Get any free game you want with an Xbox One console purchase for one week only

Get any free game you want with an Xbox One console purchase for one week only

Microsoft is offering US gamers the chance to claim any game they like free when they pick up n Xbox One console.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 4th 2014 at 2:40PM in News
Amazon Fire TV pre-orders open in the UK

Amazon Fire TV pre-orders open in the UK

The latest entrant in the Android console sector, Amazon Fire TV, is now available to pre-order in the UK.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 4th 2014 at 12:09PM in News
Nintendo's Amiibo figures priced in the UK

Nintendo's Amiibo figures priced in the UK

Nintendo is now taking pre-orders for its toys-to-life Amiibo figure range.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 4th 2014 at 11:52AM in News
GameStop cuts Xbox One Sunset Overdrive bundle to £309.97

GameStop cuts Xbox One Sunset Overdrive bundle to £309.97

£40 has been shaved off the price of the upcoming Xbox One Sunset Overdrive bundle by online retailer GameStop.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 1st 2014 at 3:34PM in News

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Metro Redux takes UK retail chart top spot as re-releases claim top three

Metro Redux takes UK retail chart top spot as re-releases claim top three

Metro Redux was the best-selling game at UK retail last week, according to the latest Ukie Games Charts, compiled by GfK Chart-Track.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Sep 1st 2014 at 10:41AM in News
Twitter to speak at Games Retail 2020

Twitter to speak at Games Retail 2020

Twitter is the latest name to join the roster of speakers at next month's Games Retail 2020.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 29th 2014 at 3:08PM in News
Ultimate NES Remix coming to retail on November 7th

Ultimate NES Remix coming to retail on November 7th

Nintendo’s fast-paced retro throwback title Ultimate NES Remix is heading to UK stores on November 7th.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Aug 29th 2014 at 12:58PM in News
Pay your way: the latest payment methods at games retail

Pay your way: the latest payment methods at games retail

The digital age has given rise to a multitude of new payment and monetisation products and services for retailers.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Aug 28th 2014 at 10:18AM in News

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GameStop sales up 21.9% in Q2

GameStop sales up 21.9% in Q2

Global games retailer GameStop has reported a like-for-like sales increase of 21.9 per cent for the quarter ending August 2nd.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 22nd 2014 at 12:55PM in News
Xbox digital download codes to be sold at retail

Xbox digital download codes to be sold at retail

Microsoft has begun rolling out digital download offers for Xbox content at US and UK shops, including codes for add-ons and full games.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 17th 2014 at 5:50AM in News
GAME shares surge following 30% sales jump

GAME shares surge following 30% sales jump

Markets may regard retail flotations as a risk, but GAME’s early success on the stock exchange prove that they can prove very successful

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 14th 2014 at 8:55AM in News
Master Chief statue included in £170 Halo Collection Mjolnir Edition

Master Chief statue included in £170 Halo Collection Mjolnir Edition

Microsoft is including a 12-inch Master Chief statue in its £169.99 Halo Collection special edition.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 6th 2014 at 11:28AM in News

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Video game pre-orders are in decline, and Call of Duty 'is not immune'

Video game pre-orders are in decline, and Call of Duty 'is not immune'

Despite the seemingly growing emphasis publishers place on pre-orders, they are in fact in decline.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 6th 2014 at 10:49AM in News
Retailers cancelling Destiny Limited Edition pre-orders

Retailers cancelling Destiny Limited Edition pre-orders

It's not just the Ghost Edition of Destiny that is in short supply.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 6th 2014 at 9:37AM in News
GameStop to increase pre-owned trade-in credit, report claims

GameStop to increase pre-owned trade-in credit, report claims

Gamers will shortly receive more money for the games they trade in at GameStop.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 5th 2014 at 11:00AM in News
GAME announces a string of in-store events for Minecraft Month

GAME announces a string of in-store events for Minecraft Month

Former digital darling Minecraft is expanding its High Street reach thanks to a host of events with retailer GAME.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 4th 2014 at 3:35PM in News
GAME is winning back market share from supermarkets

GAME is winning back market share from supermarkets

High Street retailer GAME has clawed back some of the UK’s video game market share from supermarkets.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 4th 2014 at 10:50AM in News
Retailer lists Assassin's Creed: Rogue for PS3 and Xbox 360

Retailer lists Assassin's Creed: Rogue for PS3 and Xbox 360

Is Assassin's Creed: Rogue the name of the new AC title due for last-gen systems?

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 31st 2014 at 2:32PM in News
inFamous: First Light DLC coming to boxed retail

inFamous: First Light DLC coming to boxed retail

The first standalone DLC for inFamous: Second Son will be released as a boxed product as well as a download, Sony has confirmed.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jul 30th 2014 at 9:56AM in News
Why indie devs should consider physical retail

Why indie devs should consider physical retail

The digital age has given rise to thousands of games developers releasing titles on Steam, mobile and consoles. Sold Out sales director James Cato believes there’s room at retail for ...

on Jul 29th 2014 at 10:29AM in News
Retailer auctioning 'GayStation 4' for Swedish LGBT organisation

Retailer auctioning 'GayStation 4' for Swedish LGBT organisation

Webhallen has revealed a special limited edition PS4 to coincide with this week’s Stockholm Pride Festival.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 28th 2014 at 1:36PM in News