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GamesBeat EIC Dan Hsu moving on from games media

GamesBeat EIC Dan Hsu moving on from games media

Games journalism veteran Dan “Shoe” Hsu has announced he’ll be stepping down as Games Beat editor-in-chief to take on a new challenge outside of games media.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Sep 30th 2014 at 10:20PM in News
Latest Wii U update adds menu folders, other interface improvements

Latest Wii U update adds menu folders, other interface improvements

Nintendo has rolled out a new firmware update for Wii U, adding an oft-requested organization feature on the console’s dashboard among other improvements.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Sep 30th 2014 at 10:01PM in News
Rockstar vets form Solid Audioworks

Rockstar vets form Solid Audioworks

Former Rockstar developers Craig Conner and Will Morton have opened a new production studio dubbed Solid Audioworks.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Sep 30th 2014 at 9:36PM in News
Sony embarks on Lemmings licensing drive

Sony embarks on Lemmings licensing drive

Iconic 1990s video game franchise Lemmings is making a return with a swathe of new licensed merchandise.

by Robert Hutchins
on Sep 30th 2014 at 4:13PM in News

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Ex-Nintendo indie boss Adelman working on PlayStation title

Ex-Nintendo indie boss Adelman working on PlayStation title

The man previously in charge of working with independent developers at Nintendo has revealed he is making his own title – for PlayStation.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Sep 30th 2014 at 4:07PM in News
Green Man Gaming opens publishing arm

Green Man Gaming opens publishing arm

Online retail giant Green Man Gaming has opened a digital publishing arm called Green Man Loaded.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Sep 30th 2014 at 4:00PM in News
VIDEO: Fully-fledged Assassin's Creed game sneaks onto iOS

VIDEO: Fully-fledged Assassin's Creed game sneaks onto iOS

Ubisoft has, without much in the way of warning, sneaked Assassin’s Creed: Identity onto the Apple App Store.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 30th 2014 at 3:34PM in News
The Pokémon Trading Card Game arrives on iPad

The Pokémon Trading Card Game arrives on iPad

It may not strictly be the big Nintendo smartphone foray that some depicted, but The Pokémon Trading Card Game has at last arrived on iOS.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 30th 2014 at 2:53PM in News

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Future's Total Film, SFX Online and GamesRadar to combine into one site

Future's Total Film, SFX Online and GamesRadar to combine into one site

Publishing outlet Future has announced its plans to combine TotalFilm.com, SFX.co.uk and GamesRadar.com into a single website.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Sep 30th 2014 at 2:43PM in News
Xbox One arrives in China with reportedly very strong numbers

Xbox One arrives in China with reportedly very strong numbers

Microsoft has finally released the Xbox One in China, and early reports are very positive.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 30th 2014 at 12:30PM in News
Games Media Awards: Gamers' Choice vote is open now

Games Media Awards: Gamers' Choice vote is open now

Want to play a part in the outcome of the GMAs? Now’s your chance. Public voting has opened for one of our special awards.

on Sep 30th 2014 at 12:14PM in News
iPhone 6 to go on sale in China following security concerns

iPhone 6 to go on sale in China following security concerns

Apple’s latest handset has been approved for sale in China, after government concerns that the iPhone would allow US agencies to track user data were quashed.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Sep 30th 2014 at 11:07AM in News

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Analyst doesn't expect Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare to match Ghosts sales

Analyst doesn't expect Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare to match Ghosts sales

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare could sell up to 15 per cent fewer copies than its predecessor Call of Duty: Ghosts, one analyst has predicted.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 30th 2014 at 10:42AM in News
EU report rules Apple's tax breaks in Ireland are illegal

EU report rules Apple's tax breaks in Ireland are illegal

A new EU report has stated that tax deals struck between Apple and Ireland are illegal.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Sep 30th 2014 at 10:15AM in News
Visceral says Battlefield: Hardline won't repeat Battlefield 4's mistakes

Visceral says Battlefield: Hardline won't repeat Battlefield 4's mistakes

EA shooter Battlefield: Hardline is going to work at launch – that’s the promise of Visceral Games’ creative director Ian Milham.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 30th 2014 at 9:46AM in News
MARGIN MAKERS: Guide to Lord of the Rings merchandise

MARGIN MAKERS: Guide to Lord of the Rings merchandise

The worlds of Tolkien are a powerful force for games retailers, with a massive range of titles and merchandise based on The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Sep 30th 2014 at 9:46AM in News

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Bungie says DLC is not already sitting on your disc

Bungie says DLC is not already sitting on your disc

Destiny developer Bungie has seemingly played down accusations that parts of the game’s upcoming DLC is already present on users’ game discs.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 30th 2014 at 9:29AM in News
Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare 'Legends of the Lawn' out this week

Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare 'Legends of the Lawn' out this week

Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare is set to receive a batch of free content with the impending arrival of the game's new Legends of the Lawn update.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Sep 29th 2014 at 9:10PM in News
US startup Skillz raises $6m for mobile eSports

US startup Skillz raises $6m for mobile eSports

Mobile eSports platform Skillz has raised $6m in its latest round of fundraising, money the company will use to help drive a user acquisition initiative for its partners.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Sep 29th 2014 at 8:55PM in News
Sony and Taco Bell team up for PS4 Destiny Bundle promotion

Sony and Taco Bell team up for PS4 Destiny Bundle promotion

Sony and Taco Bell have partnered again for a new PlayStation giveaway promotion, offering customers of the fast food chain a chance to win limited edition PS4 Destiny bundles.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Sep 29th 2014 at 8:40PM in News
Xbox One sales push past PS4 in UK after FIFA 15 and price cut sales spike

Xbox One sales push past PS4 in UK after FIFA 15 and price cut sales spike

Sales of Microsoft’s Xbox One edged past PS4 this week as the machine enjoyed a massive sales spike on the back of FIFA 15.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 29th 2014 at 2:25PM in News
FIFA 15 sold more on PS4 and Xbox 360 than Xbox One in UK, report claims

FIFA 15 sold more on PS4 and Xbox 360 than Xbox One in UK, report claims

Both the PS4 and Xbox 360 versions of FIFA 15 outsold the Xbox One SKU in the UK, according to numbers reported online.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 29th 2014 at 12:46PM in News
Retro console Retron 5 accused of stealing open-source emulator code

Retro console Retron 5 accused of stealing open-source emulator code

Hyperkin’s Retron 5 console has found itself at the centre of an emulation code dispute.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 29th 2014 at 12:26PM in News
Suarez bite ban applies to FIFA 15 as well

Suarez bite ban applies to FIFA 15 as well

There are numerous exemptions to Luis Suarez’s four-month ban, but FIFA 15 doesn’t appear to be amongst them.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 29th 2014 at 11:06AM in News
Games Media Awards: The finalists are revealed

Games Media Awards: The finalists are revealed

An array of talents make up the shortlist for this year’s Games Media Awards.

on Sep 29th 2014 at 10:45AM in News