Entries in 'revenue' (177)

Heavy Rain dev lost €10m to pre-owned sales

Heavy Rain dev lost €10m to pre-owned sales

French developer Quantic Dream has estimated that it lost anywhere between €5m and €10m to pre-owned sales of its PS3 hit Heavy Rain.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 12th 2011 at 10:44AM in News
GameStop profit dips 23% in Q2

GameStop profit dips 23% in Q2

Retail giant GameStop saw year-on-year profit fall from $40.3m to $30.9m during its fiscal quarter ending July 30th.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Aug 18th 2011 at 7:16PM in News
UK software sales monitor: Market makes £11.2m

UK software sales monitor: Market makes £11.2m

UK retail finally enjoyed a slight rise as it generated £11.2m from game sales this week. That is a five per cent increase compared to last week’s £10.7m.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Jul 28th 2011 at 1:21PM in News
FIFA the star as digital grows at EA

FIFA the star as digital grows at EA

The traditional gaming sector’s current digital crusader, EA, has reported a stellar digital performance for its fiscal Q1 ending June 30th.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 27th 2011 at 11:14AM in News

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ANALYSIS: Riccitiello's $1bn digital dream

ANALYSIS: Riccitiello's $1bn digital dream

EA will smash its $1bn digital target this year, analysts have predicted.It follows the publisher’s $750m to $1.3bn acquisition of PopCap. The move means EA is now back as the ...

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jul 25th 2011 at 2:17PM in News
Strong year for Take-Two

Strong year for Take-Two

Take-Two has reported a 49 per cent increase in revenues year-on-year for the 12 months ending March 31st.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 25th 2011 at 9:57AM in News
Namco Bandai reports income surge

Namco Bandai reports income surge

Operating income at Namco Bandai rocketed by 767 per cent to YEN 16,338m for the year ending March 31st 2011, the publisher has reported.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 10th 2011 at 10:56AM in News
Digital drives online results at Activision

Digital drives online results at Activision

The evergreen Call of Duty IP has lead Activision to a stronger than expected quarter, with both sales and revenue up year-on-year.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 10th 2011 at 9:51AM in News

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THQ and EA discuss PSN hack

THQ and EA discuss PSN hack

Leading execs from two of the world's biggest publishers have downplayed the economic impact that the collapse of PSN has had on their companies.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 5th 2011 at 11:54AM in News
EA slashes losses with strong Q4

EA slashes losses with strong Q4

Publisher EA has reported an annual loss for its last financial year of $276m – that's a 59 per cent improvement on the $677m lost in the year before.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 5th 2011 at 9:38AM in News
Losses mount at THQ

Losses mount at THQ

THQ has reported losses of $136.1m for its 2011 financial year. This is significantly more than the $9m loss posted for fiscal 2010.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 4th 2011 at 9:32AM in News
Xbox 360 drives EDD profits up 50%

Xbox 360 drives EDD profits up 50%

Microsoft’s Entertainment & Devices Division – which amongst other things is home to the company's Xbox operations – has enjoyed a surge in revenue and profit in the first quarter ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 29th 2011 at 12:43AM in News

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GAME bullish despite profit drops

GAME bullish despite profit drops

Retailer GAME has reported profits in line with its January forecast, though it has suffered notable drops in both sales and profits for the year ending January 2011.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 27th 2011 at 9:15AM in News
Profits double at Apple

Profits double at Apple

Apple has posted net profits of $5.99bn for the quarter ending March 31st – that a jump of nearly 100 per cent compared to the $3bn reported in the same ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 21st 2011 at 11:39AM in News
Minecraft sales reach 2m

Minecraft sales reach 2m

Indie games sensation Minecraft has made over £19 million for its creator Markus Persson, the Swedish developer has said.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 7th 2011 at 12:42PM in News
Music biz unlikely to mourn Guitar Hero loss

Music biz unlikely to mourn Guitar Hero loss

The likes of EMI and Universal have enjoyed huge success partnering with Activision’s Guitar Hero franchise. However, Music Week’s digital specialist Eamonn Forde says the record companies will quickly move ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 21st 2011 at 10:00AM in News

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GAME: We'll triple digital revenue by 2013

GAME: We'll triple digital revenue by 2013

GAME Group CEO Ian Shepherd has outlined the company's Strategic Update in which he has expressed his intention to triple the Group's online and digital revenue from £100m to £300m ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 16th 2011 at 12:24PM in News
Digital revenues soar at Future

Digital revenues soar at Future

Media firm Future has reported a significant increase in online ad revenue for the quarter ending December 31st 2010.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 9th 2011 at 10:54AM in News
Europe remains strong for EA

Europe remains strong for EA

Despite a drop of revenues across every territory for EA in its Q3 2011, Europe has emerged as the most resilient region for the publisher.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 7th 2011 at 9:12AM in News
Konami stems losses

Konami stems losses

Japanese publisher Konami has reported a quarter of declines for the three months ending December 31st 2010.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 3rd 2011 at 11:39AM in News
PS3 now on parity with Xbox 360 for EA

PS3 now on parity with Xbox 360 for EA

EA made as much money on PS3 software as it did on Xbox 360 for the first time in the quarter ending December 31st 2010.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 2nd 2011 at 8:38AM in News
Investors buy into EA vision

Investors buy into EA vision

Publisher EA has reported a net loss of $322m for its Q3 ending December 31st 2010 – a year-on-year increase of nearly 300 per cent.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 2nd 2011 at 8:18AM in News
Microsoft enjoys record quarter

Microsoft enjoys record quarter

Xbox 360 and Windows platform holder Microsoft has reported its best ever quarterly earnings for the three months ending December 31st.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 28th 2011 at 8:21AM in News
EA: Digital to overtake physical in 2011

EA: Digital to overtake physical in 2011

The switch from boxed to digital goods is going to happen far quicker than most of the industry has expected, according to EA CEO John Riccitiello.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 10th 2011 at 10:23AM in News
LOTRO revenues triple

LOTRO revenues triple

The Lord of the Rings Online MMO is making three times as much money since adopting a free-to-play subscription model, the game’s developer has claimed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 7th 2011 at 10:33AM in News