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Attention Seekers and event firm Done & Dusted partner for new venture

Attention Seekers and event firm Done & Dusted partner for new venture

UK creative agency Attention Seekers and American events giants Done & Dusted are teaming up for a new venture called AD+D.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Nov 28th 2016 at 11:00AM in News
Hello Games delivers massive update for No Man's Sky

Hello Games delivers massive update for No Man's Sky

After months of radio silence, developer Hello Games has announced a sizeable new update for No Man’s Sky.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Nov 28th 2016 at 10:55AM in News
1.9m games were sold during Black Friday week

1.9m games were sold during Black Friday week

The numbers are in for what looks to have been a massive Black Friday week. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Nov 28th 2016 at 10:10AM in News
UK Weekly Charts: Pokemon is biggest seller but doesn't top charts

UK Weekly Charts: Pokemon is biggest seller but doesn't top charts

Pokémon Sun and Moon technically failed to top the UK weekly charts for their first week. Pokémon Sun debuted at No.3 and Pokémon Moon entered the charts at No.4. GfK however ...

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Nov 28th 2016 at 9:57AM in News

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Black Friday week was Sony's biggest for PS4 hardware since launch

Black Friday week was Sony's biggest for PS4 hardware since launch

This year’s Black Friday retail event helped PlayStation 4 have its biggest week since launch.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Nov 28th 2016 at 9:06AM in News
Ubisoft on resurrecting the winter sports genre with Steep

Ubisoft on resurrecting the winter sports genre with Steep

Extreme sports titles were a regular feature of turn-of-the-millennium gaming.

Seth Barton
by Seth Barton
on Nov 25th 2016 at 11:30AM in News
Michel Ancel

Michel Ancel makes case for creativity over profit at Ubisoft

Legendary game creator Michel Ancel spoke out in defence of Ubisoft's philosophy and track record last week. The comments were related to the development of the long-awaited Beyond Good & ...

Seth Barton
by Seth Barton
on Nov 25th 2016 at 11:10AM in News
Capcom to support Street Fighter V until 2020

Capcom to support Street Fighter V until 2020

Brawler Street Fighter will be supported for the next four years.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Nov 25th 2016 at 11:06AM in News

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Farming Simulator 17

A bumper harvest for Farming Simulator 17

EU subsidies may soon be coming to an end for actual UK farmers but the agricultural sector is booming in the evergreen land of simulation, with Focus Home Interactive having ...

Seth Barton
by Seth Barton
on Nov 25th 2016 at 11:01AM in News
Atlus talks Persona 5 and the declining Japanese console market

Atlus talks Persona 5 and the declining Japanese console market

Giant publisher and developer Atlus is behind some of the biggest titles coming out of Japan at present.  

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Nov 25th 2016 at 11:00AM in News
Ubisoft: We wouldn't be the same company under Vivendi

Ubisoft: We wouldn't be the same company under Vivendi

Ubisoft has once again insisted that a takeover by Vivendi would be harmful to the company.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Nov 25th 2016 at 10:44AM in News
Google dreams big on VR

Google dreams big on VR

After toying with virtual reality with its Cardboard project, tech giant Google has finally launched a ‘proper’ virtual reality platform: Daydream.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Nov 25th 2016 at 10:30AM in News

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MCV Jobs Weekly: MCV hires news editor

MCV Jobs Weekly: MCV hires news editor

Byrne joins from Expert Reviews, Sold Out hires Sega’s Walker and Double Jump appoints head of biz dev.

on Nov 25th 2016 at 10:00AM in News
New 3DS XL sales up 361% in Japan as Pokémon Sun and Moon launch

New 3DS XL sales up 361% in Japan as Pokémon Sun and Moon launch

In news that will come as no surprise, Pokemon Sun and Moon were the best-selling titles in Japan for the week ending November 20th, according to data from Famitsu.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Nov 24th 2016 at 11:50AM in News
PlayStation VR set to eclipse Rift and Vive sales in the UK

PlayStation VR set to eclipse Rift and Vive sales in the UK

Sales of Sony’s PlayStation VR tech are on track to outsell the combined sales of HTC Vive and Oculus Rift, according to data tracker GfK’s October consumer panel survey. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Nov 24th 2016 at 11:15AM in News
GAME's COO Guy Lister talks Black Friday

GAME's COO Guy Lister talks Black Friday

MCV speaks to GAME COO Guy Lister about how the High Street firm is approaching Black Friday this year and how the sales event has affected retail

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Nov 24th 2016 at 11:15AM in News

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Rebellion: 'Sniper Elite 4 will be our largest marketing campaign'

Rebellion: 'Sniper Elite 4 will be our largest marketing campaign'

With only three months to go before the release of Sniper Elite 4, UK-based developer and publisher Rebellion says it will be supporting the title with its biggest marketing push ...

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Nov 24th 2016 at 11:00AM in News
'Black Friday is the worst thing to happen to retail'

'Black Friday is the worst thing to happen to retail'

The Black Friday sales event has had a deeply negative effect on games retail.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Nov 24th 2016 at 10:45AM in News
Ubisoft, Google Daydream VR and Atlus headline this week's MCV

Ubisoft, Google Daydream VR and Atlus headline this week's MCV

This week, we talk to Ubisoft’s Anne Blondel, who tells us why Week One sales are not as important as they were before.

on Nov 24th 2016 at 10:24AM in News
Ubisoft: Launch sales important but not critical

Ubisoft: Launch sales important but not critical

After some disappointing figures at retail across numerous big-name releases in recent weeks, the industry has been wondering if a big change is afoot in consumer behaviour.

Seth Barton
by Seth Barton
on Nov 24th 2016 at 10:16AM in News
eSports Pro launches - for all your daily eSports needs

eSports Pro launches - for all your daily eSports needs

We're proud to announce that our new sister site eSports Pro has launched – we're confident it will become your favourite information source site for all things eSports.

Seth Barton
by Seth Barton
on Nov 24th 2016 at 10:00AM in News
eSports Industry Awards

Watch the eSports Industry Awards at your leisure on Twitch

The live stream of the first ever eSports Industry Awards is now available to watch on demand on Twitch

on Nov 23rd 2016 at 4:48PM in News
What's next for Pokémon Go? Niantic on its blockbuster year

What's next for Pokémon Go? Niantic on its blockbuster year

To say that Niantic’s first year as an independent company was special would be massively underselling it. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Nov 23rd 2016 at 11:00AM in News
Germany's Red Faction ban to be lifted after 13 years

Germany's Red Faction ban to be lifted after 13 years

THQ shooter Red Faction will this year be available in Germany for the first time since its release in 2001.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 23rd 2016 at 10:56AM in News
Oculus Rift Xbox One streaming arrives next week

Oculus Rift Xbox One streaming arrives next week

Xbox One owners will very shortly be able to play their games in a virtual environment via the Oculus Rift.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 23rd 2016 at 10:33AM in News