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18 new Vita games coming to Tokyo Game Show

18 new Vita games coming to Tokyo Game Show

Sony has announced that 18 previously unannounced titles for the PlayStation Vita will be revealed at the Tokyo Game Show later this month.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 1st 2011 at 1:46PM in News
Sony rebrands its online services

Sony rebrands its online services

As of today Sony has gathered its numerous online services under a new, single brand – Sony Entertainment Network.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 1st 2011 at 10:17AM in News
Facebook games chief wants content to match consoles

Facebook games chief wants content to match consoles

The man responsible for getting more games on Facebook wants it to start hosting core crowd pleasers like shooters and footy sims.

Michael French
by Michael French
on Aug 29th 2011 at 12:00PM in News
UK Software Sales Monitor: Market falls to £9.03m

UK Software Sales Monitor: Market falls to £9.03m

As if last year’s ten-year low wasn’t bad enough, this week the market value fell even further.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Aug 25th 2011 at 3:23PM in News

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PSP software slashed as Sony readies final push

PSP software slashed as Sony readies final push

Sony has announced a number of significant discounts on the price of digital PSP software.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 25th 2011 at 10:39AM in News
MEDIA SPECIAL: Journalist Survey

MEDIA SPECIAL: Journalist Survey

What do our industry’s leading journalists think is the best and worst parts of their job? What’s the best ‘jolly’ they’ve been on? And how do they cope with pressures from ...

Lisa Carter
by Lisa Carter
on Aug 23rd 2011 at 3:39PM in News
PlayStation Home to become social games hub

PlayStation Home to become social games hub

It’s never had the credit it deserved for its success, but Sony has nonetheless decided to revisit its PlayStation Home concept with a brand new redesign.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 23rd 2011 at 11:02AM in News
INTERVIEW: Grainger Games

INTERVIEW: Grainger Games

Grainger Games is subverting expectations and transforming itself into a serious games brand by hiring retail veterans. MCV speaks to the new-look senior management team to find out what comes ...

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 22nd 2011 at 3:30PM in News

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New Xbox features added to Windows Phone 7

New Xbox features added to Windows Phone 7

GAMESCOM: Microsoft is planning more new features for the Games Hub in its Windows Phone Mango software update.

Stuart Dredge
by Stuart Dredge
on Aug 17th 2011 at 4:31PM in News
GameStop banking on resurgent PC games market

GameStop banking on resurgent PC games market

Digital distribution will help reinstall PC as one of the dominant platforms for core games, according to GameStop.

Michael French
by Michael French
on Aug 17th 2011 at 2:06PM in News
Six Ubisoft games heading to Vita

Six Ubisoft games heading to Vita

GAMESCOM: Assassin’s Creed, Rayman Origins and Michael Jackson: The Experience are just some of the big games Ubisoft has planned for PS Vita.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Aug 17th 2011 at 11:55AM in News
Nordic Games to acquire JoWood brand

Nordic Games to acquire JoWood brand

Publisher Nordic Games has announced plans to acquire rival publisher JoWood and it’s the Adventure Company brand.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 16th 2011 at 12:59PM in News

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Noel Gallagher blames games for UK riots

Noel Gallagher blames games for UK riots

The London Evening Standard may have seen fit to revoke claims that gaming was a partial cause for last week’s UK riots, but the same can’t be said for Noel ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 15th 2011 at 12:35PM in News
Disc-based games sales fall in US

Disc-based games sales fall in US

A new report from The Entertainment Merchants Association has revealed that sales of physical games on disc declined significantly in 2010.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 12th 2011 at 1:50PM in News
Gaming added to Google+

Gaming added to Google+

Google has put paid to weeks of speculation by adding a games element to its Google+ social network.

Michael French
by Michael French
on Aug 11th 2011 at 11:19PM in News
HMV and Asda veterans to take Grainger nationwide

HMV and Asda veterans to take Grainger nationwide

Grainger Games has hired two retail experts in its bid to become a national brand.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 11th 2011 at 10:00AM in News

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OnLive UK: September 22nd launch

OnLive UK: September 22nd launch

Cloud gaming comes to the UK in a serious way on September 22nd.

Dave Roberts
by Dave Roberts
on Aug 11th 2011 at 1:00AM in News
3DS price cut "only addresses part of the problem"

3DS price cut "only addresses part of the problem"

Nintendo may have taken the first step toward reversing the fortunes of its 3DS by cutting the price, but further action is needed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 9th 2011 at 11:57AM in News
MCV GameTime (week ending August 5th)

MCV GameTime (week ending August 5th)

We look at the latest TV advertising activity for games from March to July 17th, plus a look at the Top Ten games advertisers of 2011 so far.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Aug 8th 2011 at 12:14PM in News
Rising Star plots more cult Cave shooters

Rising Star plots more cult Cave shooters

Japanese specialist Rising Star wants to bring more games from cult studio Cave to the UK.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Aug 8th 2011 at 11:59AM in News
Five-Second Facts

Five-Second Facts

Read and remember these stats that MCV has put together so you can sound clever at the next Monday morning meeting.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Aug 8th 2011 at 11:55AM in News
Brand Map: Football games

Brand Map: Football games

Time to start gearing up for the latest annual Q4 football game showdown between Electronic Arts and Konami. FIFA 12 versus Pro Evolution Soccer 2012. 

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Aug 4th 2011 at 6:28PM in News
OnLive and GameSpot reach demo deal

OnLive and GameSpot reach demo deal

An interesting new agreement between streaming games specialist OnLive and giant consumer games network GameSpot has been announced.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 1st 2011 at 8:51AM in News
Friday's Five-Second Facts

Friday's Five-Second Facts

Read and remember these stats that MCV has put together so you can sound clever at the next Monday morning meeting.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Jul 29th 2011 at 1:30PM in News