Entries in 'International' (50)
Japan continues to be one of the most lucrative games market in the world, despite the falling presence of console gaming in the region.
Mexico now boasts the second-biggest games sector in the Latin American region, behind Brazil.
Six brand new releases resulted in a brand-new chart-topping title in Japan last week.
Despite Polish consumers spending more on games purchases than the rest of Eastern Europe, the country’s games retail industry remains afflicted by rampant piracy.
The sale of games consoles is to be rolled out across the whole of China, it is claimed.
Three new entries in the Japanese software charts push down previous top dogs Yokai Watch 2: Shinuchi, and Pocket Monster Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire.
The Spanish market is one of the largest in Europe.
Yokai Watch 2: Shinuchi and Pocket Monster Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire continue to be the best-sellers in Japan, according to data from Famitsu.
Sony has detailed plans to close all of its Canadian retail stores within the next two months.
The antitrust regulators investigating Amazon’s tax agreements with Luxembourg believe the decade-long arrangement may be incompatible with free market rules.
The co-creator of Hotline Miami 2 has told Australian fans to bypass their country’s banning of the game by pirating it.
Xbox One will as of today once again cost $349 in the US.
Microsoft’s Xbox One was the best-selling console in the US throughout December 2014, the platform holder has revealed.
Publisher Bandai Namco has expanded into Malaysia, opening a new office in Kuala Lumpur.
Competitive gaming is a big deal, generating millions upon millions of views and beginning to even outpace the rest of the games industry.
Bravely Default: Flying Fairy has shipped 1m units worldwide, Square Enix has announced.
Publishers and platform holders no longer have to ignore one of the world’s biggest video games markets. China is open for business.
Southern Europe has some of the most valuable gaming markets on the continent.
South Park: The Stick of Truth will miss its March 7th release date in Germany and Austria.
PS4 launched in Japan, but just how big was it? Marketing and consulting chief Ricky Tanimoto of video game giant Famitsu and Enterbrain explains all to MCV.
The ability to advertise free-to-play titles as ‘free’ is under threat thanks to a new European Commission initiative.
Almost 15 months after it was released in the territory, Nintendo’s Wii U has finally overtaken Xbox 360 in Japan.
A US tax reform bill from the House Ways and Means Committee has suggested increasing the tax burden for games developers making violent games.
This year’s guide to the international games market is now available to download.