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Government monitoring of internet data presents an “advanced persistent threat” according to a new pro-consumer blog from Microsoft.
Plain Vanilla’s smartphone game QuizUp has found itself in the middle of a security storm.
Pre-orders are sky high, but the latest data from Kantar Worldpanel reveals that the number of consumers eyeing Xbox One and PS4 is significantly higher.
Venture capitalists view investing in the digital games market as a “throw of the dice”, says former Sega boss Mike Hayes.
Call of Duty: Ghosts UK launch sales are around 50 per cent lower than Call of Duty: Black Ops II, retail sources have told MCV.
UKIE's digital charts project has taken huge strides this year, with more data than ever so that we now have a semi-accurate picture of the UK PC download market.
Those who buy Call of Duty: Ghosts on current-gen machines won’t miss out should they then migrate to Xbox One or PS4.
Circulation figures have been released the first six months of 2013, but once again games magazines aren't amongst them.
EA has announced that those who buy into the current-gen FIFA 14 launch in September will not lose their Ultimate Team progress if they go next-gen.
New research suggests that releasing a demo before a game is released with actually damage potential sales, potentially halving the number of copies it will shift.
Sony's widely acclaimed PS3 thriller The Last of Us is the UK number one game this week.
Hit releases such as BioShock Infinite and Tomb Raider were sadly unable to stop another month of annual decline in the US video games market.
No third parties were involved in yesterday’s Xbox Entertainment security breach, Microsoft has confirmed.
The rebooted Tomb Raider is the new UK No.1.
UK games execs were left scratching their heads last month after a string of big budget action games failed to lift games retail out of the gloom.
This latest MCV – which is now available to view online – discusses the state of the UK games industry.
Sony’s decision to slash the Vita’s price to just ¥19,980 – that’s around £140! – has certainly reaped rewards.
Sony Japan’s president Hiroshi Kawano has revealed that sales for Playstation Vita are up 400 per cent in Japan.
Brian Provinciano’s indie hit Retro City Rampage has enjoyed more success on PSN than any other digital platform.
The Wii U version of Sniper Elite V2 could prove to be an on-going seller like its 360 and PS3 forebears, says publisher 505 Games.
Forget next-gen console excitement: one of the year’s best-sellers will be a current-gen release and it’s just under two weeks away, says Square Enix.
Sony may have kept shtum about PS4’s multimedia capabilities at its big reveal event, but don’t for one minute think that’s because the machine hasn’t got any.
A UK market research firm says the PS4 is 'exactly what is needed' to inject excitement back into games retail.
Japanese mobile firm GungHo Online Entertainment is pulling in an estimated $2m a day on a single free-to-play title.
Australian video game sales totaled $1.161bn in 2012, resulting in a 23 per cent contraction compared to 2011.