Entries in 'data' (50)
Read the headlines at the end of 2016, MCV’s included, and you might think the games industry was having a tough time of it. A number of high-profile releases struggled ...
ShopTo has announced its annual results for 2016 and it’s been a pretty successful year for the online UK retailer.
ERA’s Kim Bayley discusses the latest results from the retail association’s unique consumer tracking study.
Data firm Nesta and trade body UKIE have partnered to create a UK industry interactive map, and are now encouraging games firms to contribute to its development.
Last week, MCV revealed that 40 per cent of French, British, German and Spanish players felt that in-game purchases harmed the enjoyment of video games - versus just 13 per ...
PlayStation’s No Man’s Sky rescued August and was by far the best-selling game of the month in the UK.
The South Korean market is mainly driven by digital sales and online PC titles, the two being obviously closely linked.
Next week, the UK will vote in the EU Referendum.
Digital game sales around the world rose by five per cents, reaching $6.2bn according to research firm SuperData.
The latest entry in Sony’s Uncharted franchise has been a smash hit in Japan, according to data from Famitsu.
The final entry in Sony’s Uncharted franchise A Thief’s End has shot to the top spot in the UK charts, beating Week One sales records for the franchise.
Russia’s video games market had revenues nearly reaching $1.3bn (£0.90bn) last year, surpassing its 2014 total of $1.1bn (£0.76bn), according to Newzoo’s figures.
TinyBuild’s new game Punch Club has garnered its fair share of headlines since it debuted in January.
New Bandai Namco Naruto title Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 debuted at No.1 in Japan, according to data from Famitsu.
Activision’s Call of Duty Black Ops III returns to the No.1 spot this week with an 11 increase in sales.
Publisher Activision has announced that Call of Duty: Black Ops III was the top-selling title of 2015 worldwide.
PS4 and Xbox One UK game sales shot up by over 50 per cent in 2015.
New data from Kantar Worldpanel indicates that the market share of GAME, HMV and Argos has increased on the year before.
FIFA 16 spends its third week at the top of the UK charts.
Boxed game sales are falling and the dearth of digital data means the true state of the market remains largely a mystery.
Sales of UK games plunged to their lowest point in 19 years for the week ending August 22nd.
The biggest names in the games media have joined MCV’s call for digital data to be included in the games charts.
Mobile title Pac-Man 256 has been downloaded over five million times.
Machine Zone has found itself embroiled in a second trade secrets row in a single week.
GfK Chart-Track has warned the games industry that it might lose its best PR tool if it fails to share digital data.