Entries in 'Black Friday' (20)

Publishers bemoan Black Friday bundle 'lunacy'

Publishers bemoan Black Friday bundle 'lunacy'

Leading UK games publishers says the ‘obsession’ around PS4 and Xbox One bundles over Black Friday will harm game sales.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Dec 21st 2015 at 10:26AM in News
This year's Black Friday was PlayStation's best yet

This year's Black Friday was PlayStation's best yet

PlayStation seems to have had a pretty great Black Friday.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Dec 8th 2015 at 10:55AM in News
Black Friday broke some Xbox records

Black Friday broke some Xbox records

Microsoft has said, without revealing any sales numbers, that Black Friday week was a record one for Xbox.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 4th 2015 at 1:49PM in News
Over 300,000 consoles sold during Black Friday week in the UK

Over 300,000 consoles sold during Black Friday week in the UK

315,000 games consoles were sold during the Black Friday week.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Dec 3rd 2015 at 10:59AM in News

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1.8m games sold during Black Friday week

1.8m games sold during Black Friday week

The numbers are finally in for what appears to have been a blockbuster Black Friday.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Dec 2nd 2015 at 10:14AM in News
Call of Duty: Black Ops III tops Black Friday in US - Infoscout

Call of Duty: Black Ops III tops Black Friday in US - Infoscout

Infoscout has released its list of most popular Black Friday games in terms of revenue, with Call of Duty: Black Ops III coming out on top.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Dec 2nd 2015 at 1:38AM in News
UK physical games charts still AWOL

UK physical games charts still AWOL

Just how did the UK games industry perform during an epic Black Friday sales period?

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Dec 1st 2015 at 4:31PM in News
Black Friday traffic sinks PSN servers

Black Friday traffic sinks PSN servers

Sony’s PlayStation Network is struggling across all platforms – likely as a result of the Black Friday rush.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Nov 27th 2015 at 4:11PM in News

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PS4, Xbox One and Wii U prices slashed to under £230 in Black Friday showdown

PS4, Xbox One and Wii U prices slashed to under £230 in Black Friday showdown

Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo are going all-out in their approach to this year’s Black Friday.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Nov 27th 2015 at 9:24AM in News
Games retail braced for £70m Black Friday bonanza

Games retail braced for £70m Black Friday bonanza

This Friday could be the biggest sales day for games outside of a console launch.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Nov 26th 2015 at 10:00AM in News
Black Friday: What should you expect?

Black Friday: What should you expect?

Black Friday is a US sales event. It signals the end of Thanksgiving and the start of the Christmas sales rush.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Nov 23rd 2015 at 11:45AM in News
Asda: 'Customers don't want to be held hostage by Black Friday deals'

Asda: 'Customers don't want to be held hostage by Black Friday deals'

Asda has turned on Black Friday, signalling its desire to move away from the sales event it helped popularise in the UK.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Nov 10th 2015 at 11:53AM in News

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Quarter of gamers holding off purchases until Black Friday

Quarter of gamers holding off purchases until Black Friday

Almost a quarter of PS4, Xbox One and Wii U owners are waiting for a Black Friday bonanza before buying games.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Nov 5th 2015 at 9:08AM in News
GAME On: CEO Martyn Gibbs talks Black Friday, digital, physical retail and eSports

GAME On: CEO Martyn Gibbs talks Black Friday, digital, physical retail and eSports

It's been a busy 12 months for GAME, following the High Street retailer's acquisition of eSports specialist Multiplay, hectic Black Friday last year and return to the PC space.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Oct 28th 2015 at 9:22AM in News
Amazon's Prime Day sale a success, outsells biggest-ever Black Friday

Amazon's Prime Day sale a success, outsells biggest-ever Black Friday

Despite accusations of poor deals, Amazon’s Prime Day promotion proved the haters wrong and out-sold the retailer’s best Black Friday event.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jul 17th 2015 at 9:54AM in News
Here are the Amazon Prime Day game deals

Here are the Amazon Prime Day game deals

Amazon’s day of discounts exclusive to its Prime scheme is now underway.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jul 15th 2015 at 9:43AM in News

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First Amazon Prime Day video game deals appear

First Amazon Prime Day video game deals appear

Ahead of Amazon’s members-only Prime Day sale tomorrow, the promotion’s first video game offers have started to appear.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jul 14th 2015 at 3:54PM in News
Amazon's 'Prime Day' will have 'more deals than Black Friday'

Amazon's 'Prime Day' will have 'more deals than Black Friday'

Online retailer Amazon is to celebrate its 20th birthday on July 15th with what it promises to be a massive sale.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 6th 2015 at 10:12AM in News
PlayStation's Gara talks price wars, Bloodborne, No Man's Sky and Black Friday

PlayStation's Gara talks price wars, Bloodborne, No Man's Sky and Black Friday

As Sony celebrates hitting 2m PS4s sold in the UK, MCV meets UK MD Fergal Gara to discuss price wars, the next generation of PS4 owners and what has happened ...

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on May 14th 2015 at 11:31AM in News
GAME: Black Friday is going nowhere

GAME: Black Friday is going nowhere

The price war that erupted in the games market before Christmas may have hurt GAME’s bottom line, but the retailer says it won’t be backing away from Black Friday.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Mar 26th 2015 at 11:55AM in News