Entries in 'industry' (29)

Games outpace films and music as decline in UK physical entertainment market slows to 3%

Games outpace films and music as decline in UK physical entertainment market slows to 3%

The ensuing popularity of boxed video games has helped to slow the retraction of the UK’s physical goods market.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Aug 10th 2015 at 8:46AM in News
Around the world with Ubisoft

Around the world with Ubisoft

Darren Bowen, UK sales director at Ubisoft, takes MCV on a globetrotting trip through its MCV Award-winning export team’s operations

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Aug 4th 2015 at 9:09AM in News
International Insight: Germany

International Insight: Germany

As the games industry heads to Cologne for Gamescom, Timm Walter, senior manager at local industry body GAME, examines the struggle of Germany’s local market

on Aug 3rd 2015 at 10:02AM in News
European Commission: Our 'Digital Single Market' will strengthen the industry

European Commission: Our 'Digital Single Market' will strengthen the industry

The European Commission insists that its proposed Digital Single Market will open up the whole of Europe for games retailers.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jul 30th 2015 at 9:34AM in News

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CentreSoft closes deal to distribute Metal Gear Solid V

CentreSoft closes deal to distribute Metal Gear Solid V

CentreSoft is braced for a busy September after signing Konami.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jul 30th 2015 at 9:24AM in News
Mod DB and Indie DB join Eurogamer parent Gamer Network

Mod DB and Indie DB join Eurogamer parent Gamer Network

Gamer Network, the firm behind Eurogamer, Rock Paper Shotgun and EGX, has added two sizable new brands to its portfolio. 

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jul 21st 2015 at 10:00AM in News
#RIPIwata: The games industry reacts to the passing of Nintendo president Satoru Iwata

#RIPIwata: The games industry reacts to the passing of Nintendo president Satoru Iwata

Players, developers and other games industry figures from around the world have shown an outpouring of grief, appreciation and remembrance following the death of Satoru Iwata.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jul 13th 2015 at 9:56AM in News

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International Factfile 2015: Israel

International Factfile 2015: Israel

Digital is thriving in Israel, with few specialist retail outlets present.

on Apr 22nd 2015 at 9:50AM in News
MCV's International Gamescom Daily returns this August

MCV's International Gamescom Daily returns this August

The MCV @ Gamescom International Daily will return this August.

on Apr 20th 2015 at 10:30AM in News
Gamescom backs MCV Awards 2015 as Event Partner

Gamescom backs MCV Awards 2015 as Event Partner

Games industry trade and consumer games event Gamescom has partnered with the 2015 MCV Awards.

on Apr 10th 2015 at 12:00PM in News
MCV Awards 2015: Seven days to go

MCV Awards 2015: Seven days to go

There is just one week to go until the 2015 MCV Awards.

on Apr 9th 2015 at 10:48AM in News

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MCV Awards 2015: Two weeks to go

MCV Awards 2015: Two weeks to go

There are just two weeks to go until the big night for the UK games business: the 2015 MCV Awards.

on Apr 2nd 2015 at 9:55AM in News
Gamescom tour hits London in time for MCV Awards day, April 16th

Gamescom tour hits London in time for MCV Awards day, April 16th

Organisers of the big summer trade and consumer games show Gamescom are once again showcasing the event on a world tour that kicks off next month.

on Mar 27th 2015 at 10:01AM in News
Gaming hardware market worth $67bn last year - JPR

Gaming hardware market worth $67bn last year - JPR

The overall gaming hardware market reached $67bn in 2014, according to new data presented by analyst Jon Peddie Research.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Mar 6th 2015 at 8:38AM in News
Trade price cuts for Xbox, Take-Two and Ubisoft products this month

Trade price cuts for Xbox, Take-Two and Ubisoft products this month

Distributor Exertis is lowering prices on a number of gaming products as part of a month-long promotion.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Mar 3rd 2015 at 11:03AM in News

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How much are you worth? Find out with the results of MCV's 2015 Salary Survey

How much are you worth? Find out with the results of MCV's 2015 Salary Survey

More than 850 games industry professionals – from retail to development – took part in this year's annual salary survey. We study the results

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jan 23rd 2015 at 11:13AM in News
Win a PlayStation Christmas jumper at next week's Xmas Quiz

Win a PlayStation Christmas jumper at next week's Xmas Quiz

Are you the ultimate festive fashionista? If so, you could be in with a chance of winning a brand new PlayStation Xmas jumper.

on Nov 27th 2014 at 12:56PM in News
Ukie announces new members and initiatives

Ukie announces new members and initiatives

Ukie has announced 10 new board members and two new initiatives at its AGM at EGX.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Sep 26th 2014 at 10:56AM in News
Are we really giving up on Xbox 360 and PS3?

Are we really giving up on Xbox 360 and PS3?

E3 2014 was rammed with games for PS4 and Xbox One.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jun 30th 2014 at 3:59PM in News
MP Ed Vaizey hails UKIE after tax breaks success

MP Ed Vaizey hails UKIE after tax breaks success

Culture Minister Ed Vaizey says UKIE deserves credit for securing tax breaks for UK games developers.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Apr 7th 2014 at 10:11AM in News
PS4 up for grabs in GamesAid Grand National Sweepstake

PS4 up for grabs in GamesAid Grand National Sweepstake

Industry charity GamesAid is giving one generous soul the chance to win a PlayStation 4.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Apr 3rd 2014 at 11:46AM in News
UKIE disputes Government's games industry shrinkage claims

UKIE disputes Government's games industry shrinkage claims

The UK game industry shrunk by nearly half in 2012 compared to 2011, according to figures released by the department for Culture, Media and Sport.

Craig Chapple
by Craig Chapple
on Jan 14th 2014 at 2:05PM in News
Do you earn enough? Introducing the Salary Survey 2014

Do you earn enough? Introducing the Salary Survey 2014

Develop's annual salary survey is back, and we need your help analysing the games industry job market in 2014.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Dec 2nd 2013 at 4:04PM in News
Yoshida says industry 'needs' Nintendo, should switch focus from core games market

Yoshida says industry 'needs' Nintendo, should switch focus from core games market

President of Sony Worldwide Studios Shuhei Yoshida has said that a healthy and successful Nintendo is vital to the overall video games industry.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 13th 2013 at 9:36AM in News