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E3 2015: When is Nintendo's press conference

E3 2015: When is Nintendo's press conference

Nintendo is once again not hosting an E3 press conference this year and is instead putting together a Nintendo direct video. It worked pretty well for them last time, so ...

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jun 14th 2015 at 3:23AM in News
E3 2015: When is Sony's press conference?

E3 2015: When is Sony's press conference?

If you’re in the UK, you might want to set your alarm clock - or simply not go to bed at all - for PlayStation’s E3 press conference takes place ...

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jun 14th 2015 at 3:21AM in News
E3 2015: When is Ubisoft's press conference?

E3 2015: When is Ubisoft's press conference?

Ubisoft’s press conference at E3 2015 will take place at 11pm UK time on Monday June 15th or, if you'd rather, 3pm LA time.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jun 14th 2015 at 3:17AM in News
E3 2015: When is the Xbox conference?

E3 2015: When is the Xbox conference?

Microsoft’s pre-E3 press conference will start at 5:30pm in the UK on Monday, June 15th – 9:30am in Los Angeles.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jun 14th 2015 at 3:14AM in News

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E3 2015: When is EA's press conference?

E3 2015: When is EA's press conference?

EA’s blockbuster E3 press conference will take place on Monday June 15th, at 9pm UK time, or 1pm LA time.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jun 14th 2015 at 3:11AM in News
More money is spent on games than movies and music combined, says IHS

More money is spent on games than movies and music combined, says IHS

Stat trackers IHS has shown its latest market data ahead of next week’s E3 - revealing that $92bn will be spent on games this year.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jun 14th 2015 at 3:00AM in News
Dota 2 reborn using Valve's Source 2 engine, improves spectator experience

Dota 2 reborn using Valve's Source 2 engine, improves spectator experience

Valve has announced the rebirth of Dota 2 by detailing features in the new game client running on the Source 2 engine.

Chris Higgins
by Chris Higgins
on Jun 13th 2015 at 1:15AM in News
Tearaway Unfolded given September launch date

Tearaway Unfolded given September launch date

The PlayStation 4 version of Vita classic Tearaway is coming to stores this September.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jun 12th 2015 at 4:55PM in News

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Lords of the Fallen dev working on sci-fi RPG

Lords of the Fallen dev working on sci-fi RPG

Focus Home Interactive has teamed up with Lords of the Fallen co-developer Deck13 to create a new sci-fi RPG.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 12th 2015 at 3:48PM in News
GungHo to turn its hand to mobile publishing

GungHo to turn its hand to mobile publishing

Puzzle & Dragons creator GungHo is to expand into mobile games publishing, president Kazuki Morishita has confirmed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 12th 2015 at 3:35PM in News
PS4 back on top in US in May

PS4 back on top in US in May

Sony’s PS4 reclaimed the title of best-selling console in the US last month, NPD data has revealed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 12th 2015 at 3:20PM in News
Mariah Carey is the new face of Game of War, report claims

Mariah Carey is the new face of Game of War, report claims

Kate Upton’s time as the never-ending face of free-to-play advertising on social media may be over.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 12th 2015 at 2:56PM in News

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PES 2016 returns to earlier release date

PES 2016 returns to earlier release date

PES 2016 has shifted back to its traditional release window and will arrive just before FIFA 16, Konami has said.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 12th 2015 at 2:36PM in News
Everybody hates free-to-play

Everybody hates free-to-play

Or do they? One of the most popular ways of paying for games is under constant scrutiny from the media and core consumers.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jun 12th 2015 at 1:00PM in News
Guilty Gear developer acquires Double Dragon rights

Guilty Gear developer acquires Double Dragon rights

Arc System Works has acquired a number brands formerly owned by Technos Japan Corp.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 12th 2015 at 12:42PM in News
Insomniac's Edge of Nowhere leads Oculus VR game charge

Insomniac's Edge of Nowhere leads Oculus VR game charge

Oculus last night named a number of titles that it hopes will win it its first generation of virtual reality gaming fans.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 12th 2015 at 12:02PM in News

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Insight: The new age of advertising

Insight: The new age of advertising

505 Games’ SVP of global brand Tim Woodley, a former marketing boss at Activision and Codemasters, shares his experiences with the rapidly changing landscape for video games promotion

on Jun 12th 2015 at 12:00PM in News
Sega - from console showstopper to PC powerhouse

Sega - from console showstopper to PC powerhouse

Back in 1995, a handful of gaming giants united to create the global trade show E3. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jun 12th 2015 at 11:30AM in News
Accessories Update: PDP Afterglow Anka headset and Datel Amiibo PowerSaves

Accessories Update: PDP Afterglow Anka headset and Datel Amiibo PowerSaves

MCV takes a look at the best accessories heading to UK retail. This week, we examine PDP’s new glowing headset for Xbox One and power up our Amiibo with Datel’s latest ...

on Jun 12th 2015 at 11:19AM in News
Crackdown and Quantum Break moved to Gamescom as Microsoft leaps on Sony absence

Crackdown and Quantum Break moved to Gamescom as Microsoft leaps on Sony absence

Xbox boss Phil Spencer has said that two of Xbox One’s big exclusives will be saved for Gamescom.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 12th 2015 at 11:16AM in News
OPINION: E3 may be over for you

OPINION: E3 may be over for you

The words: ‘E3 just isn’t as relevant as it used to be’ are invariably said by two sets of people. Either those with a vested interest in its decline, or ...

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jun 12th 2015 at 10:55AM in News
International Factfile 2015: United States

International Factfile 2015: United States

More than 150 million Americans now play video games, according to national trade body the Entertainment Software Association (ESA). 

on Jun 12th 2015 at 10:50AM in News
All future version of Street Fighter V will be PS4 and PC exclusive, too

All future version of Street Fighter V will be PS4 and PC exclusive, too

Capcom has poured cold water on speculation that future iterations of its new fighter may appear on Xbox One.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 12th 2015 at 10:47AM in News
GameStop's $500m merchandise dream

GameStop's $500m merchandise dream

When GameStop revealed its latest financial results, the firm told its investors it had a new dream.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jun 12th 2015 at 10:45AM in News
OPINION: VR cannot steal the traditional market - it has to create a new one

OPINION: VR cannot steal the traditional market - it has to create a new one

Sitting in the cockpit of a spacecraft, trapped in an underwater cage surrounded by sharks or trapped in a dark house with a silent pursuer.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 12th 2015 at 10:23AM in News