Entries in 'indies' (51)
Think the digital market is only open to the big players? Think again.
MCV and Koch Media continue Independent Retail Month with a roundup of five games indies which have grown massively in recent years.
Minecraft creator Markus ‘Notch’ Persson has unleashed a vicious verbal assault on leading global publisher EA.
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.
Independent games stores are beaming after receiving exclusive content for the new Resident Evil.
In her latest series, Mary Portas will be helping our independent shops that are struggling to survive or wants to expand.
Independent games retailers are in uproar having missed out on stocking the GAME-exclusive £130 edition of Star Wars: The Old Republic.
A prominent indie developer has listed extensive criticisms of the BAFTA Game Awards and its organisers.
Limited edition games sold only in GAME and HMV are a restrictive trade practice, say indie retailers.
The biggest ever Develop Awards saw 17 different companies score major games industry accolades this evening.
With the price of games becoming increasingly competitive between retailers, it’s not the easiest time to be an independent.
The society that charges retailers to play music in their stores has decided to lower its price for video game demos.
Independent retailers say they ultimately did not miss out when must-have Xbox 360 peripheral Kinect rolled out last week.
Indie chain Game Player has closed its doors, and MD Gary Noakes says that the days of specialist retailers are all but over.
Not all independent retailers are struggling, with Grainger Games and Alworths opening new stores this week.
Independent retailers, the Davids of Britain’s games industry, continue to surprise in their ongoing battle with corporate Goliaths of national chains.
It’s official: supermarkets are the fastest growing games retailers in the UK.
According to TNS data published by ERA this week, supermarkets took up 17.7 per cent of revenue earned ...
Chips stores have been testing out a new device that allows customers to access info on the latest games.
Indie retailers have praised Activision Blizzard and Centresoft for their support during the launch of Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 2.
Independent retailer Gameseek is protesting against competitors that broke the street date on Activision Blizzard’s Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 2.
Independent retailers have sharply criticised the proposed price point for Sony’s PSPgo and indicated it could result in them not stocking the new handheld.
The country’s leading indies plan to expand their ranges and open new stores in a bid to defy the recession and capitalise on the demise of Woolworths.
Starbreeze Studios’ Johan Kristiansson claims that independent developers will always be more creative than a publisher’s own internal division.