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US attorneys have warned that Facebook Credits may be in violation of America's antitrust laws.
A proposed Oklahoma bill that aimed to add a 1% tax on violent video games has failed approval in a state House subcommittee.
Los Angeles based journalist Erik Johnson has been hired as MCVuk.com’s new North American correspondent.
THQ has confirmed a June 29th release for console and PC title Darksiders II in the UK.
Microsoft and Activision had the best performing products in the US last month.
A lack of new releases and the comparatively strong sales in 2011 saw the US video games market drop by almost $400m last month.
NDP data shows that UK consumers buy more video games – both boxed and downloadable – than those in France, Germany in the US.
Global social network Facebook has filed for a $5bn initial public offering which could value the company at $100bn.
US retail has, as expected, confirmed that buying a game digitally for the PlayStation Vita will be cheaper than buying a physical version of the same title.
Online games publisher NCsoft has filed a lawsuit against the developer of MMO game Tera in a bid to block its launch in the US.
Capcom will release its eight-game Digital Collection bundle – complete with two Street Fighter titles – on March 30th in the UK.
Several high-profile US politicians have pulled their support for the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) following yesterday's online protests.
Konami has announced US release dates for its trio of new Silent Hill releases, including Vita exclusive Book of Memories.
NPD has confirmed that the US video games market declines eight per cent year-on-year to $17.02bn in 2011.
After a spate of resignations across some of America’s biggest games websites, the former managing editor of Joystiq Justin McElroy has finally revealed the new venture that has lured them ...
Introduced in October last year, the Stop Online Piracy Act seeks to empower both the US Government and copyright holders with the power to shut down sites that illegally share ...
The Entertainment Software Association (ESA) has reiterated its uncategorical support for America’s controversial Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA).
Both Super Mario 3D Land and Mario Kart 7 have become the fastest selling games in the history of their franchises in the US.
US consumers spent an estimated $4.2bn on video games in Q3 overall – a year-on-year drop of 11 per cent.
The US games retail market generated $3bn overall in November representing a year-on-year rise of 0.4 per cent.
Second-hand specialist CEX is on the rise, opening new shops in the UK and across the world.
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Microsoft has recorded its best weekly sales in the history of the Xbox brand, selling just under 1m units in seven days.
Legal action has been launched against retailer GameStop in the US concerning its use of mandatory security checks on employees.