Entries in 'warning' (33)
Activision has again beaten financial expectations, but that hasn’t stopped boss Bobby Kotick issuing a number of blunt warnings about the challenges ahead.
Developers must be careful of how they manage their free-to-play games and in-app purchases in the face of the Office of Fair Trading’s investigation into the business model, says Peter ...
Profits for the current financial year will be about half of what was initially forecast, Capcom has warned.
Nintendo boss Saturo Iwata appears to have issued a thinly veiled warning to the company’s international management teams.
Be warned, dear readers – a cunning scam is currently thriving in the US that tricks punters into buying a fake iPad.
American trade body The Entertainment Retailers Association has urged against a possible ban on sales of the Xbox 360 in the US.
I’ve said?this here before, but people sometimes accuse MCV of being overly negative about the trade.
Following reports of sporadic violence at some GAME stores, one outlet has taken the move of posting a warning to its customers at the door.
MCV has learnt that senior members of the GAME management teams have been told to brace for the possibility of administration.
The freemium model for video games isn't just a sector that Nintendo will be avoiding – it's one that president Satoru Iwata believes actually threatens the health of the industry.
Finnish firm Nokia, once the giant of the mobile phone scene, has sent a chilling warning to investors.
Sony must make online security a new priority, Culture Minister Ed Vaizey has said in response to the PlayStation Network data breach.
The PSN security crisis – which saw personal data of 77m customers stolen and forced Sony’s online games service offline for over two weeks – is a warning to the ...
UK entertainment retailer HMV has issued its third profit warning of the year so far.
Dixons Retail has issued a profit warning for the financial year, reducing its forecast to £85 million from predictions of £100 to £110 million made in mid January.
The video games industry of tomorrow is likely to be bossed by a very different leading pack as traditional publishers refuse to accept the changing face of the market.
Ubisoft has confirmed that this week's Wii and PS3 release We Dare will carry an additional warning sticker in addition to its PEGI 12 age certificate.
For someone leading a cutting edge web games firm, Bigpoint CEO Heiko Hubertz has a surprising love-hate relationship with Facebook.
Indie chain Game Player has closed its doors, and MD Gary Noakes says that the days of specialist retailers are all but over.
In response to MCV’s news yesterday that many companies are continuing to sell R4DS and other DS piracy devices despite the recent court ruling that illegalised the activity, ...
The era of motion controllers could snap shut as quickly as it has blown open, one of the world’s biggest publishers has warned.
Publishers are remaining defiant, but the channel has once again warned that the ongoing disruption caused by the Icelandic volcano could result in troubles at UK games retail.