Entries in 'darling' (7)

PS4, Xbox 720 "will fail if they let retail dictate game pricing"

PS4, Xbox 720 "will fail if they let retail dictate game pricing"

Both the PS4 and Xbox 720 will fail if they do not reject physical media in favour of digital distribution, the co-founder of Codemasters has boldly claimed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 5th 2012 at 8:42AM in News
Darling: I value games industry’s passion

Darling: I value games industry’s passion

Chancellor Alistair Darling has personally endorsed the game industry as a “creative force” that deserves, and needs, support in Westminster.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 21st 2010 at 2:20PM in News
Has Darling paved way for GTA London?

Has Darling paved way for GTA London?

Chancellor Alistair Darling’s pledge to support the video games development industry with tax breaks could do more than simply protect the future of the UK dev sector – it could ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 24th 2010 at 4:52PM in News
Tax breaks for UK games devs at last

Tax breaks for UK games devs at last

The last Budget of the current Government will provide tax help for the UK games industry, Chancellor Alistair Darling has said.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 24th 2010 at 1:32PM in News

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VAT cut can’t stop poor December at retail

VAT cut can’t stop poor December at retail

“Retailers will need to use every tactic at their disposal” – that’s the message from a leading High Street analyst today as it predicts a gloomy December at retail despite ...
Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 25th 2008 at 11:11AM in News
ELSPA responds to Darling's budget

ELSPA responds to Darling's budget

UK Chancellor Alastair Darling has today delivered his Budget - but not included any concessions to the games industry as has previously been demanded by numerous voices in the sector.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 12th 2008 at 5:36PM in News
Codemasters enjoys financial boost

Codemasters enjoys financial boost

MCV sister-site Develop reports that there's been more good news for Codemasters' ambitious growth plans this morning: investment firm Balderton Capital has bought the Darling family's remaining stake in Codemasters ...
Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 14th 2007 at 10:00AM in News