Entries in 'breaks' (30)
A US tax reform bill from the House Ways and Means Committee has suggested increasing the tax burden for games developers making violent games.
GAME says street date breaches are happening ‘frequently’ as it condemns its rivals for selling Pokémon X and Y early.
This long and at times painful hardware generation – it will be eight years since the 360 unveiling when we see the Next Xbox in three weeks – is matched ...
The Conservative Party has launched a microsite explaining the reasons why it believes the UK video games industry is worthy of a tax break.
UK trade body UKIE has called on the games industry for input for a collective response to the government's new period of consultation on tax breaks policy.
Tax breaks for games made in the UK are back on the agenda. So MCV spoke to Ed Vaizey, minister for the department of culture, media and sport, to find out ...
The UK government has declared its intention to establish a nationwide game tax break policy, in a dramatic manoeuvre that leaves the British sector in shock and jubilation.
Legal action has been launched against retailer GameStop in the US concerning its use of mandatory security checks on employees.
Yesterday the Prime Minister once again faced the question of why he, and his government, chose to go back on promises made in the run up to the election.
The new UK coalition Government WILL NOT implement tax breaks for games production Chancellor George Osborne confirmed today.
The Modern Warfare 2 Stimulus Package DLC has set two new download records on PSN, developer Infinity Ward has revealed.
TIGA CEO Richard Wilson has told Develop that he believes a Hung Parliament, now confirmed as the result of yesterday’s election, “may well work in the favour” of the UK ...
The Conservative Party has abandoned plans to introduce game development tax breaks, a Labour MP insists.
Chancellor Alistair Darling has personally endorsed the game industry as a “creative force” that deserves, and needs, support in Westminster.
The Conservative Party has failed to cite game development tax breaks in its 131-page policy manifesto, raising suspicion that the party is no longer backing a tax-specific state support package ...
Alistair Darling’s Budget was a landmark moment for the games industry – but UK studios most show they are worth the £90m invested in them.
The Conservative Party says it will introduce game development tax breaks in its first budget if elected to form a Government, Develop can reveal.
The party’s spokesperson for the game ...
Bringing a bit of light relief to the heavy subject of tax, Chancellor Alistair Darling’s move to offer tax relief to some UK games developers has sparked interest amongst the ...
Though we’re yet to learn the specifics of how exactly the government’s promised video games tax breaks will take shape, Eidos life president Ian Livingstone has praised Chancellor Darling’s decision ...
The UK government has issued a statement regarding its pivotal decision to incorporate a tax break system into the UK game industry.
The UK Department for Culture, Media and Sport has revealed to Develop more details on Labour’s plan for game development tax breaks.