Entries in 'franchise' (28)
Animal Crossing was the sort of game that should have never worked in the West.
RPGS are not cool. The genre conjures images of Dungeons and Dragons, Lord of the Rings and epic adventures that only the most dedicated gamer will ever stand a chance ...
Almost three quarters of all Metal Gear Solid gamers play the titles on the PlayStation family of consoles.
You'd be forgiven for thinking the fight for the military shooter crown was between two opposing forces.
This 16-year-old series has had another success after Resident Evil: Revelations soared to the top of the European sales charts within a week of its launch.
EA has announced a collaboration with Katy Perry which will see the music star appear in future DLC and ad campaigns.
This week we look at playing habits for one of the biggest game franchises of all time.
Need for Speed: The Run hits stores in November and this time things are a little different for the franchise. We take a look at gamers' playing patterns.
The revamp of the original Halo will introduce the franchise to a new generation of fans, says Microsoft.
Following claims earlier in the week that we'd seen the last of the Mirror's Edge series, publisher EA has seemingly offered some hope to fans of the game.
EA wants to establish Shift as a new franchise when Shift 2 Unleashed races to UK shelves in March.
Over 10m units of games in the MX vs ATV series have now been shipped worldwide, publisher THQ has confirmed.
Publisher Codemasters wants to release a new title in its newly arrived F1 series every year – though it will have to secure the necessary rights first.
Ubisoft is set to build on 2009 with a blockbuster line-up of established franchises, new IP and unique motion-sensing projects.
Though commentators would have you believe that the music game genre is in a savage state of decline, new numbers from NPD Group claim that DJ Hero was in revenue ...
Leading global publisher Activision Blizzard has vowed to press ahead with its plans for the DJ Hero brand, having confirmed its intention to publish a sequel to the firm’s latest ...
In an exclusive interview with MCV, EA Europe’s senior VP Jens Uwe Intat has stated that after a troubled few years the Need for Speed IP is back on track.
Ubisoft has ditched the traditional ‘fire and forget’ model for its latest triple-A release – and reckons that a new Assassin’s Creed movie and book can help drive sales of ...
The potential for a modern-day game based on classic sci-fi IP Bladerunner is obvious – and such a reality very nearly came to pass, developer Gearbox has admitted.