Entries in 'International' (121)
Egypt’s games market is still in its infancy, but is struggling to grow in the face of stifling tax rates and widespread piracy.
The end for the PSP is nigh.
Name a hit games franchise from the 1980s or ‘90s and it’s bound to be a Japanese creation: Mario, Final Fantasy, Zelda, Pokémon, Pac-Man.
The latest Star Wars game has unsurprisingly shot to the top of the Japanese retail rankings in its debut week.
Boxed game sales continue to be a core driver of the Nordic games market, despite a recent decline at games retail in the region.
Peru’s games industry has struggled with the steep cost of hardware and software in Latin America, leading to a thriving black market.
The flurry of triple-A console releases has seen console publishers race back to the top of the TV advertisement battle in the US.
Uruguay is quietly blossoming into a ripe games market, despite its small size.
Nintendo has successfully taken an Italian seller of devices designed to allow pirated games to run to court – and won.
The long-awaited arrival of the Master Chief on Xbox One has helped the console achieve a rare monthly win in the US.
Blockbuster shooter Call of Duty: Black Ops III has shot to number one in the Japanese retail charts, fighting off a number of home-grown titles.
The Ukrainian games market is one of the smallest in Eastern Europe, despite being home to a number of games firms that have struck it big on the global stage.
Poland is fast becoming the keystone of Eastern European games development.
Long the home of online games, South Korea’s industry saw a shake-up in 2014.
Superdata’s worldwide digital games report for September has shown an annual 11 per cent increase in sales.
Next week’s PlayStation conference has made Paris Games Week part of the global calendar, but don’t expect it to become a Gamescom rival, organiser SELL has told MCV.
Media firm Candy Banana wants to grow its VideoGamer brand across the world.
RPG 7th Dragon III Code: VFD has shot to the top of the Japanese software charts in its first week.
Australian Halo fans will get to see the first 15 minutes of the next entry in the sci-fi series the day before the game’s launch. But there’s a catch...
Sony’s PS4 was the best-selling console in the US in September, marking the fifth successive month it has outsold Xbox One.
When the West thinks of the Russian games market, PC and piracy may come to mind. That couldn’t be further from the truth.
Wii U exclusive Super Mario Maker is riding high once again in Japan, as it fought off competition from Uncharted and FIFA to take the chart top spot.
Despite having a population less than that of London, Singapore provides a thriving landscape for games businesses and serves as the Asian home for major Western publishers.
Might and Magic Heroes VII fans are being compensated after Ubisoft admitted its ‘confusing’ marketing might have left some players disappointed.
Pro Evolution Soccer 2016’s Japanese launch has highlighted the huge number of gamers still playing on older consoles.