Entries in 'christmas' (25)
Develop and MCV will be joining forces to host the ultimate pub quiz this Christmas – and the whole UK games industry is invited.
MCV takes a look at some of the accessories and peripherals making their way to retail this Q4
Christmas is three months away, and retailers need to be prepared for the influx of consumers looking for accessories and peripherals.
Catalogue retailer Argos posted its best Christmas results in a decade with the help of video games.
OC&C Strategy Consultants’ Christmas 2013 league table has named GAME and the UK’s big High Street winner.
Like-for-like sales at the UK’s leading video games retailer GAME grew 90 per cent year-on-year for the six weeks ending January 4th.
GameStop has reported like-for-like sales growth of 10.2 per cent for the nine weeks ending January 4th.
The biggest game of Christmas was released on just one platform, had no marketing and it isn’t even finished yet.
It was certainly a Merry Christmas for Nintendo in Japan.
The FIFA 14 comeback is complete, as EA's football title is Christmas and New Year No.1.
Rockstar’s phenomenally successful Grand Theft Auto V has been named as the game parents would least like their kids to receive this Christmas.
The UK games industry is making a bid for Christmas No.1
Play.com owner Rakuten has claimed that Nintendo’s Wii U has seen a 75 per cent sales spike in October.
The UK family games site has launched a new tool to help parents find the games most suitable for their children.
The PS3 and Vita versions of FIFA 14 can currently be had for half price on PSN.
UK retailer GAME has opened 12 new stores in the run-up to the Christmas trading period.
It’s not all about PS4 this Christmas for Sony, with the firm throwing £2.5m behind Vita, too.
Call of Duty: Ghosts has been installed as the odds-on favourite to be this year’s UKIE GfK Chart-Track UK Christmas No.1.
GAME has announced its marketing campaign for the Christmas period.
Phuong Nguyen, the head of eBay Advertising in the UK, looks at the firm’s data and discusses festive shopping trends and the opportunities that this presents for the video game ...
There may be fewer games on shelves from fewer publishers, but the UK boxed games industry will spend £128m on advertising this Q4 – £30m more than last year.
17,000 additional workers will be hired by GameStop in the US for work over the Christmas period.
Dixons has created 3,000 temporary jobs for the lead up to Christmas in various roles across the UK.
Call of Duty: Ghosts has been installed as the favourite to claim the UK Christmas No.1 title by William Hill.
High Street retail group Dixons has today published its Christmas best-sellers list and predicts the Xbox One to top the PlayStation 4.