Entries in 'indies' (56)
Despite Facebook’s entry into the virtual reality market doesn’t mean the sector won’t be led by indie developers.
PlayStation’s self-publishing initiative has signed on more than 1,000 indie developers, Sony has announced.
Thomas Was Alone and Volume developer Mike Bithell has said that getting his games released on consoles has made a big difference to his success.
The rise in popularity of indie games has threatened the very viability of triple-A development – but don’t expect it to last.
The Nintendo website has been updated with a new section looking to emphasize the company’s indie credentials.
Top independent chains have told MCV that PS4 is already ‘winning the war’ against Xbox One.
PlayStation has aggressively courted and attracted huge independent developer support in recent months, and even dedicated an entire Gamescom press conference to showcasing indie-made games.
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.
Independent developers continue to flourish on PlayStation platforms, with the platform holder bagging a bunch of exclusive debuts.
Microsoft has announced its new indie games developer programme in a bid to win over small studios.
The CEO of indie developer InXile has claimed that Microsoft has completely reversed its approach to indies on Xbox One in the space of just 90 days.
The biggest names in the games industry say that indie developers will define the future of their businesses.
Quick – there might be a new indie villain in town!
Microsoft may be in the midst of revising its policies against self-publishing XBLA games on Xbox 360 and Xbox One.
Microsoft’s statement about pre-owned licences on Xbox One last night has sent a shiver up the back of indie retailers.
Microsoft IS planning on courting indie games developers to produce titles for the Xbox One.
MCV Award-winning indie chain Games Centre is adding three more shops over the next 12 months.
The belief that Microsoft is neglecting its relationship with indie developers is incorrect, one studio has insisted.
This latest MCV – which is now available to view online – details all of the hottest releases coming in the next few months, including The Last of Us and Remember Me.
Major retailers have pledged to fill the gap left by Blockbuster and HMV.
Stock is piling up of Nintendo’s new home console. We spoke to indie stores and the MCV Retail Advisory Board to find out what could help shift it.
Indies are getting some extra love from 2K Games for the upcoming launch of BioShock Infinity.
Valve has given the greenlight for ten new indie titles to make their way onto the Steam platform, including a few names we've heard before.
Gem is offering independent retailers discounts on some of the Xbox 360's most popular titles.