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MCV runs through the biggest releases and events that will grow the industry over the next 12 months.
Sales of video games consoles in 2012 fell 33.1 per cent year-on-year.
Fresh data this week suggests the worst: selling video games in the UK during 2012 was a storm of recession and poor momentum.
The UK games industry is hoping for a brighter 2013 after last year’s software sales fell by almost £400m.
The tragedy of the Newtown school shooting is at risk of claiming another undeserved victim – video games.
Having only officially launched on Boxing Day, LEGO’s Chima brand is to expand with three video game releases this year.
The Conservative Party has launched a microsite explaining the reasons why it believes the UK video games industry is worthy of a tax break.
The ERA has said that the UK video games market declined 17.4 per cent to £1.598bn in 2012.
It has been a brutal year for nearly everyone working in the video games business.
Top Ten this, Top Ten that. Seriously, who gives a toss? Let’s just cut to the chase.
It may come as no surprise that core games and Q4 blockbusters were among the most common search terms of the year when it comes to gaming.
Yes, we all know that retail is a tough environment at the moment. But video games are amongst the worst performers of 2012.
Think this year’s Xmas No.1 in games will be Call of Duty or FIFA? It is more likely to be Angry Birds or Minecraft.
The creative director of The Last of Us has admitted that the studio has come under pressure to relegate the game’s female lead Ellie to the background of the game’s ...
Supermarket giant Asda wants to double the number of music, videos and games it sells online.
MCV quizzes over 100 retailers from around the UK – from nationwide specialist chains to independent stores – about the highs and lows of 2012 and their hopes for the ...
Activision’s Call of Duty: Black Ops II is the UK’s best selling game for the fourth week in a row.
Supermarket giant Asda is weighing up its options in the digital games space.
John Lewis wants to open 21 more stores, and that could be good news for the games industry.
Professional gaming in the UK is lagging behind its rivals in Asia, the US and Europe in terms of sponsorship, says eSports specialist Multiplay.
Activision’s Call of Duty: Black Ops II has claimed its third successive No.1 this week.
With less than a month to go until Christmas, video games charity GamesAid is here to help for those looking for a gaming bargain.
A new online store has launched, and it believes it can be a major presence on social media.
US magazine Time has named its all-time best 100 video games – and as you’d imagine there are some expected and definitely not as expected inclusions.