Entries in 'eb games' (44)

MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

Triple A retail prices have a slight year-on-year jump, while Microsoft joins the Bathurst 1000 and more EB EXPO details emerge.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Sep 6th 2013 at 7:06AM in News
Capcom Essentials appears on Canadian EB Games website

Capcom Essentials appears on Canadian EB Games website

A retail listing has suggested Capcom is preparing a very enticing $60 release on consoles.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 30th 2013 at 3:30PM in News
MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

This week, the IGEA calls the sales reporting systems in Australia 'outdated', while banned games look for new avenues into the country.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Jul 5th 2013 at 7:37AM in News
EB Games Australia denies Wii U Basic recall

EB Games Australia denies Wii U Basic recall

The future of the Basic model of Wii U was further questioned when reports suggested Australian retailer EB Games would be recalling the SKU.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Jul 3rd 2013 at 11:02AM in News

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MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

Stats say Aussie game dev industry is worth AUD$90 million, EB Games changes PR agencies, and we interview the GDAA.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Jun 21st 2013 at 6:19AM in News
MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

We interview David Rice from CBS Interactive, EB Games raises over half a million for charity and a new indie forms from Ex-KMM staff.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on May 31st 2013 at 6:29AM in News
MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

Nintendo is coming to PAX Australia, Naughty Dog is coming to Vivid Festival, and there's a fresh new infographic on Australia's social gamers..

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on May 3rd 2013 at 8:02AM in News
MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

Developers at KMM get laid off, 20% of Christmas sales were made online and several marketing jobs open up.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Apr 19th 2013 at 9:20AM in News

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MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

Two big pieces of MCV Pacifc news happened this week: the MCV Pacific Award nominations opened and the 30 Under 30 magazine launched.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Apr 12th 2013 at 4:04AM in News
EB Games prices PS4 at AU $899

EB Games prices PS4 at AU $899

The Australian arm of games retailer EG Games has gone live with PS4 pre-orders at an eye-watering AU $899.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 22nd 2013 at 9:35AM in News
MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

Outside of the giant PS4 news this week, Mortal Kombat gets an AU release date, Synthesis opens in Singapore and PAX helps out indie developers.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Feb 22nd 2013 at 5:28AM in News
MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up: Wii U Edition

MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up: Wii U Edition

Well, we're all a good few hours into playing our Wii U's now, and sales charts for Q3 this year have come in.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Nov 30th 2012 at 5:11AM in News

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MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

NineMSN is getting into gaming a dedicated gaming channel and future plans to e-tail, while Call of Duty goes large and Aussie devs get a federal gaming fund.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Nov 16th 2012 at 3:56AM in News
MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up: EB EXPO Edition

MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up: EB EXPO Edition

With half the industry unavailable this week due to EB EXPO mayhem, MCV Pacific takes a look at a primarily EXPO-led week of news.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Oct 5th 2012 at 8:05AM in News
MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

The new PS3 launched this week, Dick Smith was sold, while the Wii U was confirmed as playable at the EB EXPO, which has only 8'000 tickets left.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Sep 28th 2012 at 7:38AM in News
MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

Freeplay kicked off this week with a visit from Tetsuya Mizuguchi, while Ubisoft wins the industry soccer tournament and EB EXPO is selling fast.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Sep 21st 2012 at 7:36AM in News

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MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

Things are gearing up for the Freeplay Festival and EB EXPO this week, while Guy Blomberg takes on a new role and Joel van Daal joins MCV.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Sep 7th 2012 at 7:25AM in News
MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

The PwC Media Outlook Report indicates solid growth down under, ACT introduces R18+ bill, Turn Left gets a new MD and the EB Live lineup is announced.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Aug 24th 2012 at 7:26AM in News
MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

This week, EB Games passes 1 million reward scheme members, BigWorld gets purchased and a Police Commissioner blames games for violence.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Aug 10th 2012 at 7:02AM in News
MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

It's been a busy week in ANZ, with H1 2012 Top Ten Charts landing, a swath of new Aussie releases and EB EXPO lineup being announced.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Aug 3rd 2012 at 7:18AM in News
MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

This week a new clothing label is formed, we interview the Director of Diablo 3, IGN Australia gets a new boss and the EB EXPO ramps up.

James Cullinane
by James Cullinane
on May 11th 2012 at 10:12AM in News
MCV Pacific Wrap-Up

MCV Pacific Wrap-Up

Down under this week, MCV looks at grey imports, GAME Australia seeks its own investors and R18+ passes the house of reps.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Mar 23rd 2012 at 4:59AM in News
Star Wars: The Old Republic dated for Australia

Star Wars: The Old Republic dated for Australia

EA has confirmed that Star Wars: The Old Republic will be releasing 1st March in ANZ, Hong Kong and Singapore.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Feb 15th 2012 at 1:00AM in News
Ninja Gaiden 3 Collector's Edition revealed

Ninja Gaiden 3 Collector's Edition revealed

The special SKU for Tecmo Koei’s Ninja Gaiden 3 has been confirmed for the UK, although pricing is still to be announced.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Jan 13th 2012 at 10:12AM in News
Imported Old Republic hits Aussie High Street

Imported Old Republic hits Aussie High Street

Imported copies of Star Wars: The Old Republic are being sold via EB Games to customers who specifically pre-order the title.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Jan 5th 2012 at 8:26AM in News