Entries in 'closures' (38)
EA is reportedly set to close EA Partners, the firm’s program for providing contract-based publishing services for third-party developers.
Following the loss of HMV and Blockbuster stores, the role of a distributor has become (in principle) easier for now, with fewer stores to deliver to.
Administrator Deloitte has confirmed to MCV that there will be further closures at Blockbuser stores UK.
Administrator Deloitte has confirmed the intended closure of an additional 37 HMV stores.
US games retail giant GameStop intends to acquire 40 former GAME outlets in France.
Epic Games has closed Infinity Blade: Dungeons developer Impossible Studios, delaying the iOS title indefinitely.
The lead administrator at Blockbuster has issues a grave warning to workers at the retailer.
Administrator Deloitte is preparing to close anything up to 100 HMV stores, reports claim.
A fresh spate of HMV store closures and job losses are likely to be announced by the end of the week.
HMV now looks very likely to survive on the UK High Street – at a price.
Social games studio Majesco Boston has closed down, at least according to a former employee.
Hopes that Comet will emerge from its administration appear to be fading after the biggest store closure plan so far was revealed by Deloitte.
Popular catalogue retailer Argos is to revamp its UK operations in a new drive beginning next week.
Retailer Game Retail has confirmed to MCV that a small number of additional store closures are likely to be announced in the near future.
Continued profit declines have led US technology retailer Best Buy to close 50 of its big box stores.
The first GAME and Gamestation stores to be shut after the chain’s entry into administration have closed their doors.
Administrator PwC has today closed the doors on 277 of The GAME Group’s 609 UK and Ireland stores, MCV understands.
Ian Shepherd, the CEO of retailer GAME, has resigned from his role.
After two months of worry and rumour, GAME has as of today officially entered administration.
As expected, retailer GAME will this morning enter administration.
Two more national newspapers have reported that The Royal Bank of Scotland is leading a consortium of bidders interested in acquiring The GAME Group.
The new boss of Argos says he has been given a clean sheet from Home Retail Chairman Oliver Stocken to embark upon a brand new strategy for the catalogue retailer.
With THQ Studio Australia in Brisbane is closing its doors, SEGA Studios Australia is now looking at avenues for providing opportunities for former THQ staff.
THQ has shut the doors to two of its Australian studios this week, as well as a development team in Phoenix totalling 200 employees gone.
Comet is to close 17 under-performing retail outlets after being hit with an £8.9 million loss in the last financial year.