Entries in 'gamespot' (29)

REVEALED: The biggest UK games websites

REVEALED: The biggest UK games websites

2013 was a bumper year for the UK games media, but who came out on top?

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Mar 21st 2014 at 12:07PM in News
UPDATE: Xbox One Titanfall bundle sells out at GameStop, 365games matches discount

UPDATE: Xbox One Titanfall bundle sells out at GameStop, 365games matches discount

UPDATE: Online retailer 365games.co.uk is also offering the console bundle for £369.95.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Feb 26th 2014 at 3:32PM in News
GameSpot UK boss Geoff Inns joins IGN parent

GameSpot UK boss Geoff Inns joins IGN parent

Geoff Inns has left GameSpot parent CBS Interactive for IGN owners Ziff Davis.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Oct 14th 2013 at 10:00AM in News
Gamers petition for sacking of GameSpot writer who criticised GTAV for misogyny

Gamers petition for sacking of GameSpot writer who criticised GTAV for misogyny

This is why the world thinks video games are all made for silly little boys.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 18th 2013 at 2:45PM in News

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Sony's Jim Ryan and Fergal Gara talk PS4 in the latest MCV

Sony's Jim Ryan and Fergal Gara talk PS4 in the latest MCV

The MCV team have returned from E3 to reveal the true winner of the show and dictaphone filled with interviews.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jun 21st 2013 at 12:10PM in News
Games media's 'Big Four' gorge on sensational E3

Games media's 'Big Four' gorge on sensational E3

The real winner of E3 wasn’t one of the squabbling console manufacturers – but the hundreds of journalists writing about them.

Michael French
by Michael French
on Jun 21st 2013 at 9:24AM in News
GameSpot's next-gen Twitter battle is grim reading for Microsoft

GameSpot's next-gen Twitter battle is grim reading for Microsoft

99 per cent of statistics are meaningless, obviously, but the results of an interesting consumer poll paint a grim picture for Microsoft’s new console.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 23rd 2013 at 11:38AM in News
INTERVIEW: GameSpot's ambitions for eSports and video shows

INTERVIEW: GameSpot's ambitions for eSports and video shows

CBS Interactive's SVP David Rice tells MCV why the site is focusing more on original video content and professional gaming.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on May 10th 2013 at 5:00PM in News

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Changes at GameSpot UK as Cocker departs

Changes at GameSpot UK as Cocker departs

Guy Cocker has left GameSpot UK, MCV understands, as part of bigger shifts at the site's London-based operation.

Michael French
by Michael French
on May 3rd 2013 at 12:16PM in News
MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

Sega Studios Oz is closing its doors, an automated classification system is on the way, and several people played music chairs.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Apr 5th 2013 at 5:49AM in News
Twitch: 'New generation of gamers don't want to read'

Twitch: 'New generation of gamers don't want to read'

Game Informer and Gamereactor may be entering the UK, but according to TV giant Twitch, gamers don't want new magazines, they want video.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Feb 7th 2013 at 12:53PM in News
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

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GameSpot launches Xbox video app

GameSpot launches Xbox video app

Popular site GameSpot has created a new app for Xbox Live that will make it easier for gamers to access its video content.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Oct 11th 2012 at 3:41PM in News
JOBS IN GAMES: Editor profile

JOBS IN GAMES: Editor profile

Our month-long Jobs In Games special, in association with OPM, once again turns its attention to careers in the UK games media.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Sep 7th 2012 at 1:30PM in News
MEDIA SPECIAL: Web masters

MEDIA SPECIAL: Web masters

What defines a games journalist these days?

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Sep 6th 2012 at 10:30AM in News
JOBS IN GAMES: The other half of the games media

JOBS IN GAMES: The other half of the games media

We're only three days into our month-long Jobs In Games special, in association with OPM, but already interest is peaking around opportunities in the games media.

on Sep 5th 2012 at 2:30PM in News

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R18+ due by 1st January 2013

R18+ due by 1st January 2013

GameSpot is reporting that the new Federal Minister for Home Affairs is predicting an R18+ rating by next year.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Feb 15th 2012 at 12:45AM in News
GMA 2011 FINALISTS: Games Website

GMA 2011 FINALISTS: Games Website

There are just over five weeks to go until the biggest night of the year for the UK's games media. In the run-up to the big event on Wednesday October ...

Lisa Carter
by Lisa Carter
on Sep 26th 2011 at 4:45PM in News
GAME and GameSpot to host Deus Ex event

GAME and GameSpot to host Deus Ex event

Namco Bandai Partners, GameSpot AU and GAME are giving consumers the chance to experience Deux Ex: Human Revolution early.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Aug 3rd 2011 at 10:11AM 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
MCM partners with GameSpot UK

MCM partners with GameSpot UK

The MCM Expo has signed an official partnership with GameSpot UK for its May and October London events.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Mar 3rd 2011 at 4:14PM in News
Gamespot UK tops 4.9m monthly users

Gamespot UK tops 4.9m monthly users

Gamespot UK currently boasts more than 4.9 million unique monthly users based within the UK alone.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Mar 31st 2010 at 10:49AM in News
Gamespot Trax launches

Gamespot Trax launches

Giant consumer site Gamespot has launched what it claims is the UK’s first dedicated real-time tool to measure consumer interest in video games.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 30th 2009 at 10:56AM in News
GameSpot boasts 4.5m UK readership

GameSpot boasts 4.5m UK readership

Gamespot reckons it is the UK’s biggest games site – and has ABCe figures to back up the claim.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 5th 2009 at 1:20PM in News
CBS buys Gamespot

CBS buys Gamespot

US television giant CBS Corporation has entered into an agreement to acquire CNET Networks – the parent of specialist games media portal Gamespot – for $1.8 billion.

by Tim Ingham
on May 15th 2008 at 4:15PM in News