Entries in 'traditional' (11)

New games media - the changing face of journalism

New games media - the changing face of journalism

IGN. Eurogamer. GameSpot. CVG. These are some of the biggest names in games media, all gracing the monitors of gamers the world over on a daily basis.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Feb 25th 2014 at 12:20PM in News
Facebook drawing EA ad money away from TV and print

Facebook drawing EA ad money away from TV and print

EA has admitted that it is to distance itself from TV and print advertising in favour of a social networking focused marketing strategy.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 21st 2012 at 11:02AM in News
Wii U 'friendlier' to core games

Wii U 'friendlier' to core games

Nintendo's upcoming Wii U will be a far "friendlier" platform to traditional hardcore gamers and publishers who release games for that audience.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 15th 2011 at 12:18PM in News
MS promises more hardcore Kinect games

MS promises more hardcore Kinect games

Despite the fact that hardcore Kinect gaming has been a touchy subject for the platform holder since the device was first announced, but Microsoft has returned to the topic with ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 7th 2011 at 12:44PM in News

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Move/Kinect ‘won’t extend console cycle’

Move/Kinect ‘won’t extend console cycle’

The arrival of Kinect and Move this year does not mark the end of the traditional console hardware cycle, according to Ubisoft’s European MD Alain Corre.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 25th 2010 at 5:31PM in News
New boxed sales just 54% of market

New boxed sales just 54% of market

Sales of brand new boxed games on the High Street now account for just 54 per cent of the overall video games market according to a new study entitled the ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 10th 2010 at 3:05PM in News
Traditional publishers "set for extinction"

Traditional publishers "set for extinction"

Codemasters will become a major player in the digital space thanks to a heavy-duty investment deal.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 9th 2010 at 1:25PM in News
More growth to come for disc-based media

More growth to come for disc-based media

These are nervous times for bricks and mortar retailers, but despite the continued growth of digital games retail, EA believes that there is still room for growth in the boxed ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 26th 2010 at 1:45PM in News

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PopCap: The ‘end’ of retail still a long way off

PopCap: The ‘end’ of retail still a long way off

Leading casual games developer PopCap has stated that High Street retail still forms a vital part of its business plan as it allows the company to reach customers that remain ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 30th 2009 at 6:17PM in News
Capcom: Downloads more important than retail for PC

Capcom: Downloads more important than retail for PC

Japanese publisher Capcom has stated that it now believes that digital distribution is more important to the PC market that traditional High Street retail.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 4th 2009 at 3:09PM in News
The Sims 3 targets 'real' gamers

The Sims 3 targets 'real' gamers

EA’s The Sims Studio is looking to lure traditional gamers to the next installment in the franchise, The Sims 3, with more ‘goal-orientated’ gameplay.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 31st 2008 at 2:04PM in News