Games Industry Market Data
With Microsoft and Sony about the throw millions and millions of pounds at launching their next-gen consoles, some observers may quite rightly ask one question – why?
Bordelands 2 is out in front of this week’s Steam top sellers list, thanks to the release of new DLC and a deep discount promotion over the weekend.
Games retailers across EMEA regions say they are facing bankruptcy – and it’s all our fault.
Japanese smartphone game Puzzle & Dragons is making some serious cash for owner GungHo.
Total War: Rome II took Steam’s top ten chart by storm this past week, with pre-orders elevating the game to the top spot months ahead of its official launch.
62 per cent of the British population now own a smartphone and 29.3 per cent a tablet.
There was a time when you couldn’t flick on Coronation Street without seeing Ant and Dec prance about on a Wii Fit Balance Board.
Microsoft has calculated a truly staggering figure for the monthly spend on unauthorised apps and in-app purchases in the UK.
Tomb Raider took the top spot on Steam's weekly top ten selling products list, stealing it away from Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon – thanks to a major discount promotion.
Apple’s App Store is on the verge of delivering its fifty billionth download.
Call of Duty, Halo 4, Far Cry, Borderlands – all violent games, yes, but the real damage is being done by those that conceal their violence behind a duplicitous family-friendly ...
Dead Island Riptide has taken the top spot in Steam’s top sellers list for the week ending on April 27th.
Supermarkets and Amazon have boosted their entertainment market share at the expense of GAME and HMV.
Valve has revealed Steam’s top selling titles for the week ending on April 20th, with the HD update of Age of Empires II beating out Bioshock Infinite for the second ...
While the iPad may still be able to lay claim to dominion over the UK tablet market, the growing popularity of Android tablets has led to a ten per cent ...
NPD Group is stating that during all-important December last year, one in five customers was going online for their purchase.
The developer behind indie title Dustforce has explained the importance of digital sales promotions to the eventual success of the title.
The Indian games industry grew to Rs 15 billion ($277m) in 2012, recording a growth of 16% over the previous year, the Indian Media and Entertainment Industry Report 2013 has ...
Cult TV quiz IP Catch Phrase is back thanks to hugely popular iOS app Classic Catch Phrase.
Valve has revealed Steam’s top selling products chart for the week ending on April 13th.
2.67m boxed games were sold last month in what was a decent March for retail.
Free-to-play and downloads are the fastest-growing business models of the past five years, but how many video games publishers actually rely on them rather than more traditional methods of releasing ...
MCV sister site Develop's ranking of the best games of all time as voted for by game critics is now live.
The Japanese video games market grew by 1.2 per cent year-on-year for the 12 months ending March 31st.
Outgoing Square Enix president Yoichi Wada has revealed the exact extent of the publisher’s console game sales disappointments.