Entries in 'girl' (10)

Online firms to cash in as girls market grows

Online firms to cash in as girls market grows

The number of gaming girls is on the rise, but firms expect this audience to seek out mobile and online titles over boxed ones.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Oct 1st 2012 at 12:15PM in News
Female character was the 'best fit' for Remember Me

Female character was the 'best fit' for Remember Me

Capcom admits it was initially unsure about using a female as the lead character in Remember Me.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 14th 2012 at 2:55PM in News
Leaked video points to potential Modern Warfare 3 controversy

Leaked video points to potential Modern Warfare 3 controversy

A leaked video from a cut-scene contained in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 could well reveal some of the content that will likely spark tabloid controversy upon the game’s ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 4th 2011 at 12:11PM in News
BioWare reveals fan-created female Shepard

BioWare reveals fan-created female Shepard

Following a lengthy voting process, BioWare has revealed the design of the female Commander Shepard that will from some editions of Mass Effect 3.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 30th 2011 at 10:57AM in News

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OPINION: That Dead Island trailer

OPINION: That Dead Island trailer

I want to start by saying something right from the off – I hate moral campaigners. I hate political correctness, I hate tabloid outrages, I hate the idea of game ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 17th 2011 at 11:31AM in News
Last Guardian’s gender dilemma

Last Guardian’s gender dilemma

In a fascinating admission to PSM3 magazine, the developer behind The Last Guardian has stated that the game originally had a female lead character – until a bizarre complication lead ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 27th 2010 at 11:50AM in News
US: 52% of PSP owners are female

US: 52% of PSP owners are female

We hear lots about the success Nintendo has enjoyed in the emerging casual games sector, but new statistics about the North American PSP audience suggest that Sony has achieved great ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 6th 2010 at 1:23PM in News
Fluffy Logic: Gaming went mainstream when it became useful

Fluffy Logic: Gaming went mainstream when it became useful

SingStar, Wii Sports, Brain Training – it’s hard to pinpoint the exact moment gaming went mainstream, but Fluffy Logic CEO Ana Kronschnabl claims that the real change happened when gaming ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 14th 2009 at 4:21PM in News

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Petz series sells 3m in EMEA

Petz series sells 3m in EMEA

French publisher Ubisoft has told MCV’s sister site CasualGaming.biz that its successful Petz series on DS and Wii has now sold 3m units across EMEA regions.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 13th 2009 at 4:48PM in News
Girl gamers get 505's attention

Girl gamers get 505's attention

Burgeoning UK games publisher 505 Games is to enter the increasingly competitive girl-gamers market on DS with the announcement of its new The Academy range, which is due to arrive ...
Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 12th 2009 at 2:42PM in News