Entries in 'GAME' (180)

UPDATE: Physical release for FIFA World Cup game on PS3 and Xbox 360

UPDATE: Physical release for FIFA World Cup game on PS3 and Xbox 360

EA has at last announced EA Sports 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 6th 2014 at 2:15PM in News
GAME to open pre-owned only stores

GAME to open pre-owned only stores

GAME will re-develop two of its stores so that primarily focuses on pre-owned products, namely electronics.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Feb 5th 2014 at 4:14PM in News
Hedge fund specialist takes 99% stake in GAME ahead of flotation

Hedge fund specialist takes 99% stake in GAME ahead of flotation

Elliott Advisors, a US hedge fund specialist, has amassed a 99 per cent stake in Game Retail.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 5th 2014 at 3:11PM in News
PS4 games outselling Xbox One by 3-to-1 on Play.com

PS4 games outselling Xbox One by 3-to-1 on Play.com

Sales of PS4 software are beating sales of games for rival Xbox One by a ratio of 3-to-1 ok Rakuten’s Play.com.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 30th 2014 at 9:55AM in News

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Xbox One software attach ratio down compared to 360, EA claims

Xbox One software attach ratio down compared to 360, EA claims

EA has revealed that the software attach ratio (the number of games bought per console sold) for Xbox One is down compared to Xbox 360.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 29th 2014 at 1:21PM in News
GAME ups entertainment market share

GAME ups entertainment market share

Retailer GAME increased its share of the UK entertainment market by 2.3 per cent year-on-year for the 12 weeks ending December 22nd.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 27th 2014 at 10:00AM in News
VIDEO: New trailer for The Amazing Spider-Man 2

VIDEO: New trailer for The Amazing Spider-Man 2

Activision has released a new teaser video for the upcoming Amazing Spider-Man 2.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 23rd 2014 at 3:14PM in News
GAME tops UK retail Christmas league table

GAME tops UK retail Christmas league table

OC&C Strategy Consultants’ Christmas 2013 league table has named GAME and the UK’s big High Street winner.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 22nd 2014 at 2:43PM in News

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GAME teases PC on-demand service

GAME teases PC on-demand service

Sony might not be the only firm planning to introduce its own cloud gaming service.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Jan 21st 2014 at 12:05PM in News
Plastic Surgery kids' game removed from App Store

Plastic Surgery kids' game removed from App Store

A game that saw players practicing plastic surgery on overweight patients has been removed from both the Apple and Google app stores.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 16th 2014 at 10:49AM in News
Games for Oculus Rift could cost more than on Xbox One and PS4

Games for Oculus Rift could cost more than on Xbox One and PS4

Some still believe that virtual reality will be the next big thing in games – and it might come at a cost.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 15th 2014 at 3:43PM in News
Limited Edition Titanfall Xbox One controller is a GAME exclusive

Limited Edition Titanfall Xbox One controller is a GAME exclusive

Microsoft has revealed a Limited Edition Titanfall controller for Xbox One.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 15th 2014 at 2:38PM in News

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GAME preparing for stock market floatation - report

GAME preparing for stock market floatation - report

Less than two years after it nearly vanished altogether, GAME could be ready to re-join the stock market.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 15th 2014 at 12:39PM in News
GAME sales up 90% over Christmas

GAME sales up 90% over Christmas

Like-for-like sales at the UK’s leading video games retailer GAME grew 90 per cent year-on-year for the six weeks ending January 4th.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 15th 2014 at 9:56AM in News
GAME's next-gen redesign

GAME's next-gen redesign

Do we need High Street shops?

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jan 13th 2014 at 2:44PM in News
Capcom: Next-gen games require eight-to-ten times more development

Capcom: Next-gen games require eight-to-ten times more development

The amount of work needed to produce a PS4 or Xbox One game is vastly more than was seen with the previous-gen machines.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 13th 2014 at 12:01PM in News

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New RoboCop film gets free-to-play smartphone tie-in

New RoboCop film gets free-to-play smartphone tie-in

Glu Mobile has released a RoboCop game on iOS that ties in to next month’s movie return for the Detroit law enforcer.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 10th 2014 at 3:49PM in News
2K Sports cancels MLB 2K series

2K Sports cancels MLB 2K series

Three strikes! Is that a suitable baseball analogy? Sorry we’re British and don’t really understand…

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 7th 2014 at 2:03PM in News
Sony: PS4 back in stock this week

Sony: PS4 back in stock this week

PS4 is back in stock this week, Sony says.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jan 7th 2014 at 8:58AM in News
REVIEW OF THE YEAR: The fall of Blockbuster

REVIEW OF THE YEAR: The fall of Blockbuster

Last week, the High Street told MCV it feels 2014 will be a good year for video games retailing.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Jan 1st 2014 at 9:00AM in News
GAME secures extra Xbox One stock for Christmas

GAME secures extra Xbox One stock for Christmas

The High Street retailer has brought extra Xbox One stock to stores in time for Christmas. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Dec 20th 2013 at 10:52AM in News
Ubisoft: Watch Dogs could have been "best-rated next-gen launch game"

Ubisoft: Watch Dogs could have been "best-rated next-gen launch game"

“It’s a very intense decision” – that’s how North American Ubisoft president Laurent Detoc describes the process leading up to the delay of a game.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 17th 2013 at 12:45PM in News
GAME: 'Worried Gamers WILL get their PS4 before Christmas'

GAME: 'Worried Gamers WILL get their PS4 before Christmas'

UK retail giant GAME says all customers who pre-ordered a PS4 and Xbox One for delivery before Christmas will get their console ahead of December 25th.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Dec 10th 2013 at 12:03PM in News
GAME introduces... a tinned Christmas dinner for gamers

GAME introduces... a tinned Christmas dinner for gamers

Christmas dinner in a tin. That’s apparently what GAME could shortly be selling in its stores.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 5th 2013 at 2:47PM in News