Follow us on

  • RSS
Xbox designers enjoy record Kickstarter success with card game Exploding Kittens

Xbox designers enjoy record Kickstarter success with card game Exploding Kittens

A new card game created by two Xbox designers has set the world of crowdfunding alight.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 23rd 2015 at 11:45AM in News
'Retail should support eSports in the UK,' urges Gfinity

'Retail should support eSports in the UK,' urges Gfinity

Gfinity and Multiplay say retailers can help make eSports a major force in the UK.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jan 23rd 2015 at 11:30AM in News
First screens of Milestone's new racing IP Sébastien Loeb Rally Evo revealed

First screens of Milestone's new racing IP Sébastien Loeb Rally Evo revealed

The first screenshots from Italian racing developer Milestone's new IP Sébastien Loeb Rally Evo have been unveiled. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jan 23rd 2015 at 11:22AM in News

Advertisement

Tim Schafer leads new VP line-up for charity Special Effect

Tim Schafer leads new VP line-up for charity Special Effect

Legendary developer Tim Schafer is among the new vice presidents of UK charity Special Effect.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 23rd 2015 at 11:18AM in News
How much are you worth? Find out with the results of MCV's 2015 Salary Survey

How much are you worth? Find out with the results of MCV's 2015 Salary Survey

More than 850 games industry professionals – from retail to development – took part in this year's annual salary survey. We study the results

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jan 23rd 2015 at 11:13AM in News
Margin Makers: Guide to zombie merchandise

Margin Makers: Guide to zombie merchandise

With zombie-filled games continuing to sell in droves, it’s clear that players’ love of the undead never dies. MCV checks out what’s alive and kicking in the merchandise sector

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jan 23rd 2015 at 11:00AM in News
US toy firm Jazwares opens UK warehouse

US toy firm Jazwares opens UK warehouse

Florida-based toy firm Jazwares has expanded its offering in the UK. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jan 23rd 2015 at 11:00AM in News

Advertisement

First 20th Anniversary Edition PS4 console up for auction for charity

First 20th Anniversary Edition PS4 console up for auction for charity

The most collectible individual 20th Anniversary PS4 is up for auction in Japan.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 23rd 2015 at 11:00AM in News
Kickstarter: We're not in decline for games

Kickstarter: We're not in decline for games

Funding platform Kickstarter has hit back against critics that claim crowdfunded video games are on the decline.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jan 23rd 2015 at 10:45AM in News
Coveted Destiny add-on sells 1.1m+ units in one weekend

Coveted Destiny add-on sells 1.1m+ units in one weekend

Bungie temporarily put a highly sought after weapon up for sale in Destiny last week, and the resulting stampede of interests demonstrates the ongoing interest in Activision’s title.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 23rd 2015 at 10:38AM in News
Yokai Watch: Can Japan's biggest video game conquer the West?

Yokai Watch: Can Japan's biggest video game conquer the West?

Over 6m units of a game you’ve never heard of was sold in Japan last year. And now it’s coming to the rest of the world. What is it? Should ...

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jan 23rd 2015 at 10:36AM in News

Advertisement

Find out if you are paid enough in this week's MCV

Find out if you are paid enough in this week's MCV

This week's MCV is now online, featuring our annual Salary Survey. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jan 23rd 2015 at 10:30AM in News
56% of the UK games industry work more than 41 hours a week

56% of the UK games industry work more than 41 hours a week

It’s official. The UK games industry is full of workaholics.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jan 23rd 2015 at 10:30AM in News
Second episode of Telltale's Game of Thrones dated

Second episode of Telltale's Game of Thrones dated

Game of Thrones: Episode 2 – The Lost Lords has a release date.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 23rd 2015 at 10:13AM in News
Ubisoft unveils Grow Home for PC

Ubisoft unveils Grow Home for PC

Ubisoft's Grow Home is a quirky PC title starring a plant-loving robot, set to launch in less than two weeks.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jan 23rd 2015 at 10:04AM in News

Advertisement

MCV Awards 2015: The finalists revealed

MCV Awards 2015: The finalists revealed

After two months of lobbying from the UK games industry, the finalists for this year’s MCV Awards have been selected.

on Jan 23rd 2015 at 10:00AM in News
Game director confirms active development on Tekken X Street Fighter

Game director confirms active development on Tekken X Street Fighter

Tekken X Street Fighter game director Katsuhiro Harada has confirmed crossover fighting game Tekken X Street Fighter is still actively being developed.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jan 22nd 2015 at 7:38PM in News
The Witcher Battle Arena out on iOS and Android

The Witcher Battle Arena out on iOS and Android

CD Projekt RED and Fuero Games' mobile MOBA collaboration The Witcher Battle Arena is now available on iOS and Android devices.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jan 22nd 2015 at 7:17PM in News
Xbox One Japan sales slump to 300 units over past week

Xbox One Japan sales slump to 300 units over past week

Xbox One sales hit a new low in Japan last week, selling just 300 units within the time frame.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jan 22nd 2015 at 6:50PM in News
Deep Silver is bringing APB to PS4 and Xbox One

Deep Silver is bringing APB to PS4 and Xbox One

Realtime Worlds’ online action title APB is making the jump from PC to consoles.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 22nd 2015 at 4:18PM in News
Five games grabbed 61% of Twitch views in Q4 2014

Five games grabbed 61% of Twitch views in Q4 2014

The range of games streamed on Twitch is certainly diverse, but five big hitters were very much in control of the video streaming service last year.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 22nd 2015 at 4:03PM in News
4chan founder Chris Poole quits

4chan founder Chris Poole quits

The man who founded 4chan over a decade ago has announced plans to leave the site.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 22nd 2015 at 3:24PM in News
Chen argues that net neutrality should force Apple to make Blackberry apps

Chen argues that net neutrality should force Apple to make Blackberry apps

Blackberry CEO John Chen has tried to argue that President Obama’s recent net neutrality rulings should have wider implications for the technology sector.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 22nd 2015 at 2:47PM in News
Nvidia reveals GTX 960 graphics card

Nvidia reveals GTX 960 graphics card

Nvidia has revealed the next card in its hugely popular -60 series.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jan 22nd 2015 at 2:10PM in News