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Revenue and income climb at EA

Revenue and income climb at EA

EA has reported $990m in net revenue for the quarter ending September, up from the $695m reported last year.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 29th 2014 at 11:41AM in News
Dying Light scrapped on PS3 and Xbox 360

Dying Light scrapped on PS3 and Xbox 360

Techland has abandoned the last-gen versions of upcoming first person zombie slasher Dying Light.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 29th 2014 at 10:36AM in News
Sony investigating PS4 update complaints as Driveclub PS+ Edition is put on hold

Sony investigating PS4 update complaints as Driveclub PS+ Edition is put on hold

The ongoing problems with DriveClub and SingStar have now been compounded with several issues affecting PS4 owners who have downloaded the 2.00 firmware update.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 29th 2014 at 10:21AM in News
Eight reasons you should attend London Games Conference 2014

Eight reasons you should attend London Games Conference 2014

The London Games Conference is less than four weeks away. The schedule is nailed down and the delegate list is filling up. Make sure you book your place at the ...

on Oct 29th 2014 at 9:56AM in News

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UPDATED: Wii U sales double year-on-year

UPDATED: Wii U sales double year-on-year

Sales of the Wii U in the half year ending September hit 1.12m – over double the 460k sold in the same period the year before.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 29th 2014 at 9:36AM in News
New Battlefield Hardline release dates set for March 2015

New Battlefield Hardline release dates set for March 2015

Electronic Arts has announced release dates in North America and Europe for Visceral Games' cops and robbers take on the Battlefield franchise, Battlefield Hardline.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 28th 2014 at 9:28PM in News
Extra-Life charity event raises $5.5m for children's hospitals

Extra-Life charity event raises $5.5m for children's hospitals

Gaming-for-charity drive Extra-Life 2014 broke previous fundraising efforts this past weekend, raising at least $5.5m for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 28th 2014 at 9:13PM in News
NHL 2K now available on iOS, Android

NHL 2K now available on iOS, Android

2K Sports' mobile hockey game NHL 2K has launched for iOS and Android and is now available for purchase on the Apple App Store and Google Play.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 28th 2014 at 8:57PM in News

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Hurry! London Games Conference early bird ends tonight

Hurry! London Games Conference early bird ends tonight

The early bird deadline for London Games Conference is fast approaching - you have until tomorrow night to get tickets for just £199 each.

on Oct 28th 2014 at 4:40PM in News
Walmart introduces pre-owned games to 1,700 US stores

Walmart introduces pre-owned games to 1,700 US stores

Pre-owned games are now available on the shelves of 1,700 of Walmart’s 4,800 US outlets.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 28th 2014 at 4:22PM in News
Here's what you get for upgrading to GTA V on PS4, Xbox One and PC

Here's what you get for upgrading to GTA V on PS4, Xbox One and PC

Rockstar has outlined the extras that will be offered to those who port their Grand Theft Auto Online progress from PS3 and Xbox 360 to the upcoming next-gen version.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 28th 2014 at 3:12PM in News
Nominations open for 30 under 30

Nominations open for 30 under 30

MCV’s 30 Under 30 returns next month.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Oct 28th 2014 at 2:30PM in News

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What's next for the Xbox 360 at UK retail?

What's next for the Xbox 360 at UK retail?

In June last year, GfK Chart-Track announced that the Xbox 360 had overtaken Nintendo’s Wii to become the UK’s best-selling home console for that generation.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Oct 28th 2014 at 2:10PM in News
UPDATED: Bloodborne producer says 30fps is 'best'

UPDATED: Bloodborne producer says 30fps is 'best'

The producer of upcoming PS4 exclusive Bloodborne has said that the decision to target 30fps was a specific and deliberate design goal.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 28th 2014 at 1:31PM in News
More women play RPGs and PC games than men

More women play RPGs and PC games than men

53.6 per cent of RPG players are now women, new research from SuperData has discovered.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 28th 2014 at 12:49PM in News

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Blizzard bans 'several thousand' Hearthstone bot accounts

Blizzard bans 'several thousand' Hearthstone bot accounts

Card battler Hearthstone is now several thousand users lighter after Blizzard embarked on a bot-bashing spree.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 28th 2014 at 12:36PM in News
Far Cry 4 dev baffled by fascination with resolution

Far Cry 4 dev baffled by fascination with resolution

The creative director of Far Cry 4 has questioned whether the debate surrounding 1080p support on next-gen consoles has any impact on commercial performance.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 28th 2014 at 11:12AM in News
Plague Inc downloads rocket as Ebola hits headlines

Plague Inc downloads rocket as Ebola hits headlines

Sales of Ndemic Creations’ Plague Inc rose by 50 per cent in October as the Ebola outbreak continues to spread and dominate the news.

Craig Chapple
by Craig Chapple
on Oct 28th 2014 at 10:49AM in News
Twitch changes T&Cs to clamp down on naked streaming

Twitch changes T&Cs to clamp down on naked streaming

Streaming video service Twitch has amended its rules of conduct in an effort to stop its users streaming in the buff.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 28th 2014 at 10:33AM in News
LucasArts re-releases confirmed for GOG.com, including Star Wars: X-Wing and Tie Fighter

LucasArts re-releases confirmed for GOG.com, including Star Wars: X-Wing and Tie Fighter

Classic space sims Star Wars: X-Wing and Star Wars: Tie Fighter are among many new LucasArts classics confirmed for a re-release on GOG.com.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 28th 2014 at 9:51AM in News
GungHo signs Skulls of the Shogun studio 17-Bit

GungHo signs Skulls of the Shogun studio 17-Bit

GungHo Online Entertainment's US branch has partnered with Seattle-based developer 17-Bit to publish and promote future games from the studio.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 27th 2014 at 10:47PM in News
Telltale confirms Game of Thrones will launch this year

Telltale confirms Game of Thrones will launch this year

Telltale's Game of Thrones is still due out before the end of 2014, the developer has confirmed.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 27th 2014 at 10:39PM in News
Steam top ten sellers chart: October 19-25

Steam top ten sellers chart: October 19-25

Civilization: Beyond Earth has taken the top spot on this week's Steam best sellers chart, beating out last week's winner Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 27th 2014 at 10:16PM in News
Lords of the Fallen release date brought forward to tomorrow

Lords of the Fallen release date brought forward to tomorrow

Square Enix had made the surprise decision to bring forward the release date of Lords of the Fallen to tomorrow.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 27th 2014 at 4:26PM in News