Entries in 'independent' (24)
It’s not just the big chains planning events around GTA V, with indie retailers telling MCV they are running midnight openings of their own.
Nintendo is working hard on building an infrastructure to support independent developers on its 3DS and Wii U platforms, says Reggie Fils-Aime.
Microsoft IS planning on courting indie games developers to produce titles for the Xbox One.
All next month, MCV will be taking an in-depth look at the UK’s independent retail sector.
Summer 2012. Some will remember it for the rain. Others for remarkable sporting calendar. Us? We’ll remember it as The Summer of Frank.
Double Fine is looking to prove their crowdfunding success on Kickstarter was more than a flash in the pan for the studio.
MCV and Koch Media continue Independent Retail Month with a roundup of five games indies which have grown massively in recent years.
MCV has teamed up with distributor Koch Media to kick off Independent Retail Month, starting with a list of 20 of the most successful UK indie games retailers.
Former employees of the 277 closed GAME stores are interested in opening their own independent games shop. Game Guide and Complete EPOS chief Chris Ratcliff explains how they can do ...
Independent games retailers are in uproar having missed out on stocking the GAME-exclusive £130 edition of Star Wars: The Old Republic.
As if hearing the call of indies bemoaning the rising trend in retail exclusives for the big chains, Tecmo Koei is releasing a limited edition that’s exclusive for indies.
Leading independent online games retailer ShopTo.net has doubled its warehouse capacity as we enter the busy Q4 period.
New online retailer Hitari has been shortlisted in the Nectar Business Small Business Awards 2011.
A host of independent retailers have told MCV they want to sell downloadable games.
It’s only been on shelves for less than one day but independent retailers are already seeing strong demand for the 3DS.
3DS and Wii platform holder Nintendo has said it will embrace the independent developer, but “draws the line” with less-established garage outfits.
Indie chain Game Player has closed its doors, and MD Gary Noakes says that the days of specialist retailers are all but over.
Independent retailers, the Davids of Britain’s games industry, continue to surprise in their ongoing battle with corporate Goliaths of national chains.
Today’s surprise announcement of a ten-year publishing agreement between Activision and Bungie has rocked the games industry, but what exactly does it mean for both companies?
As part of her progress report on her 2008 Byron Review, Dr Tanya Byron has called for a new and independent report to examine the implementation of a possible code ...
Activision and Centresoft have heralded the importance of independent retailers as they seek more participants for their Promote and Devote 2009 initiative.
Warner and Centresoft have hailed their joint Independent Retail Showcase held in Birmingham on Wednesday August 5th ‘an outright success.’