Entries in 'games industry' (33)

MCV Awards - have you got your ticket yet?

MCV Awards - have you got your ticket yet?

There’s just seven days left to secure your place at this year’s MCV Awards.

on Apr 1st 2014 at 11:52AM in News
MCV Salary Survey 2014: How much are you worth?

MCV Salary Survey 2014: How much are you worth?

This year, our salary survey shows a slight increase in the average UK games industry yearly wage.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jan 29th 2014 at 11:38AM in News
UKIE's E3 digital charts mission

UKIE's E3 digital charts mission

As everyone gathers together for what promises to be the biggest E3 for years, the industry seems to remain in its constant state of disruption. Of course that’s what makes ...

on Jun 8th 2013 at 6:17PM in News
UK video games tax breaks in doubt as European Commission launches investigation

UK video games tax breaks in doubt as European Commission launches investigation

Having gained approval in the March 2012 Budget, plans for UK tax breaks for video games developers are now in doubt.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 16th 2013 at 2:49PM in News

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Nominations now open for MCV's 30 Under 30

Nominations now open for MCV's 30 Under 30

The UK’s best up-and-coming talent will take their place in the spotlight as MCV’s annual 30 Under 30 returns.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Oct 4th 2012 at 9:55AM in News
UK games retail generated £17.9m last week

UK games retail generated £17.9m last week

The UK games retail market rallied last week thanks to the release of EA’s Mass Effect 3 and Capcom’s Street Fighter X Tekken.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Mar 16th 2012 at 1:25PM in News
Friday's Five-Second Facts

Friday's Five-Second Facts

Read and remember these stats so you can sound clever at the next Monday morning meeting.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Dec 2nd 2011 at 9:00AM in News
Friday's Five-Second Facts

Friday's Five-Second Facts

Read and remember these stats so you can sound clever at the next Monday morning meeting.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Nov 25th 2011 at 3:10PM in News

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FEATURE: Exponential growth

FEATURE: Exponential growth

The fourth Eurogamer Expo drew record crowds and nabbed big game exclusives. We speak to MD Rupert Loman and publishers about the show’s rapid growth.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Oct 14th 2011 at 4:55PM in News
Friday's Five Second Facts

Friday's Five Second Facts

Read and remember these stats so you can sound clever at the next Monday morning meeting.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Oct 14th 2011 at 2:31PM in News
Friday's Five-Second Facts

Friday's Five-Second Facts

Read and remember these stats so you can sound clever at the next Monday morning meeting.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Sep 30th 2011 at 11:00AM in News
30 Under 30 nominations begin

30 Under 30 nominations begin

The UK games industry’s best up-and-coming talent will take their place in the spotlight when MCV’s annual 30 Under 30 returns next month.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Sep 29th 2011 at 11:15AM in News

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Friday's Five-Second Facts

Friday's Five-Second Facts

Read and remember these stats so you can sound clever at the next Monday morning meeting.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Sep 23rd 2011 at 9:58AM in News
MCV GameTime: Industry TV advertising monitor (week ending Sept 16th)

MCV GameTime: Industry TV advertising monitor (week ending Sept 16th)

This week we take a look at which reality TV shows advertisers have been targeting, as well as the campaign for Deus Ex: Human Revolution.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Sep 16th 2011 at 3:00PM in News
Friday's Five-Second Facts

Friday's Five-Second Facts

Read and remember these stats so you can sound clever at the next Monday morning meeting.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Aug 26th 2011 at 4:56PM in News
Friday's Five-Second Facts

Friday's Five-Second Facts

Read and remember these stats so you can sound clever at the next Monday morning meeting.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Aug 19th 2011 at 10:43AM in News

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UK software sales monitor: Market makes £11.5m

UK software sales monitor: Market makes £11.5m

The weekly entertainment UK software value rose to £11.5m, up slightly from the £11.2m generated from game sales last week.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Aug 4th 2011 at 6:11PM in News
UK software sales monitor: Market makes £11.2m

UK software sales monitor: Market makes £11.2m

UK retail finally enjoyed a slight rise as it generated £11.2m from game sales this week. That is a five per cent increase compared to last week’s £10.7m.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Jul 28th 2011 at 1:21PM in News
Harrison predicts total Apple dominance

Harrison predicts total Apple dominance

Apple could be in complete control of the video games market in a decade's time, according to a new prediction from former Sony Studios boss and PlayStation guru Phil Harrison.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 21st 2011 at 4:05PM in News
Open vs exclusive distribution

Open vs exclusive distribution

Leading UK distribution firms are torn between open distribution and exclusive deals.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Mar 9th 2011 at 3:43PM in News
Vaizey: 'Games can play key role in economic recovery'

Vaizey: 'Games can play key role in economic recovery'

Culture minister Ed Vaizey held meetings with games firms today over Research and Development tax credits.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Jan 17th 2011 at 6:00PM in News
GamesAid appoints new trustees

GamesAid appoints new trustees

The UK video games charity for children and young people – GamesAid – has recruited industry veterans Ian Livingstone OBE and Caroline Miller as its new trustees.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Jun 28th 2010 at 4:55PM in News
Cliffy B: Japan can’t keep up

Cliffy B: Japan can’t keep up

The Japanese games industry can’t match the technical advances of the US and Japanese gamers aren’t really interested in consoles anymore – that’s the assessment of Epic Games’ famed designer ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 8th 2010 at 4:57PM in News
Considering a change of job?

Considering a change of job?

As the week draws to a close, are you tempted by a change of career? Would the idea of Monday morning be more bearable if a fresh start was on ...

Will Freeman
by Will Freeman
on Dec 11th 2009 at 11:58AM in News
Considering a change of job?

Considering a change of job?

Has a long working week tempted you to make a fresh start? As Christmas draws close is a move to a new studio or relocation to a different country a ...

Will Freeman
by Will Freeman
on Dec 4th 2009 at 11:41AM in News