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Read the headlines at the end of 2016, MCV’s included, and you might think the games industry was having a tough time of it. A number of high-profile releases struggled ...
UK games trade body Ukie has announced that the value of the UK consumer games market reached a record £4.33bn in 2016, showing a growth of 1.2 per cent from ...
What do you get when cross a games review site, a hive-mind of self-publishing bloggers, and a depository of the most detailed game information ever assembled? Fandom, that’s what.
Mobile phone giant 02 is branching into VR with the launch of two virtual reality experiences.
The Clash Royale-like spin-off for Hi-Rez’s MOBA title Smite has been put on hold.
Six of Capcom’s 8-bit Disney classics will be bundled into a single release on PS4, Xbox One and PC next month.
The debate about Oculus exclusivity and its backing of developers continues with Oculus arguing that its actions are of benefit to the entire VR sector.
Parents need to be made aware of the potential risk posed to their kids by the gambling scene that has become associated with some video games.
Successful social game Roblox has concluded a round of funding with investment totalling $92m.
Russia’s Federal Antimonopoly Service has found Apple guilty of fixing the price of the iPhone 5 and iPhone 6 in the country.
Here’s a surprise – an upcoming VR game from one of Sony’s experimental divisions is in development for HTC Vive.
The co-founder of YouTube channel Kinda Funny has quit the group after being drawn into a row about a sexist tweet.
The launch of the Nintendo Switch earlier this month saw all major US retailers enjoy a boost to their online traffic.
Ahead of the formal launch of BAME in Games later this year, MCV talks to its first chair Kish Hirani about ethnic diversity in the games industry and what we ...
It’s easy to chalk up Bandai Namco’s big wins of late: 2015 was The Witcher 3’s year, while 2016 was Dark Souls III’s.
Swedish publisher and distributor Starbreeze has signed an agreement with Otherside Entertainment to publish System Shock 3 on PC and other platforms. Starbreeze will pour $12m into the title, and ...
Soedesco has announced that its second new original IP will be published on PS4, Xbox One and PC later this year. Entitled AereA, the music-themed action RPG is being developed ...
The additional costs of manufacturing a Switch game cartridge over a PS4 or Xbox One disc could see multiplatform releases costing more on Nintendo’s machine.
Analyst SuperData has said that it believes Nintendo sold 1.5 Switch consoles worldwide.
It has been available for a little over a week but already one hacker claims to have snuck behind the Nintendo Switch’s security protection.
The VP of global VR for HTC has slammed VR rival Oculus for its walled garden approach to VR content.
PC owners will soon get the chance to play PS4 exclusives without purchasing a console.
The next game from music game maestros Harmonix has been revealed.
Blizzard has confirmed that the price of cards packs for Hearthstone is to increase from March 22nd, and the UK in particular is in for a rough time.
There are three new entries in the Top Ten this week, with Ubisoft’s Ghost Recon Wildlands debuting at No.1.