This week saw a brand new player enter the digital retail space, a UK distributor announce plans to enter India and a switch of distributor for Tecmo Koei.
Here’s a roundup of the biggest news this week on MCVuk.com’s sister site MCV India:
- India’s largest online retailer Flipkart is to open its own marketplace that will work along the lines of Amazon’s equivalent. The move is being pitched as a great chance for third party retailers to sell their products to a larger market.
- UK distributor Click Entertainment has announced plans to try and crack the Indian PC gaming market. Deals are already in place with some of the industry’s biggest players such as Activision, EA, Nintendo and Square Enix.
- Dodgy DLC strategies, crippling anti-piracy measures and online passes – has this generation of gaming been defined by the industry’s moves to lessen the enjoyment of players? Find out in this interesting opinion piece by MCV India editor Sameer Desai.
- Tecmo Koei appears to have switched its Indian distributor once again, with Milestone stepping up to handle three of the publisher’s upcoming titles including Ninja Gaiden 3 Razor’s Edge.
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