Entries in 'Media' (220)

MCV GameTime: Industry TV advertising monitor (wk ending August 12th)

MCV GameTime: Industry TV advertising monitor (wk ending August 12th)

We look at the latest TV advertising activity for games targeting men, children and housewives.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Aug 12th 2011 at 5:27PM in News
MCV GameTime (week ending August 5th)

MCV GameTime (week ending August 5th)

We look at the latest TV advertising activity for games from March to July 17th, plus a look at the Top Ten games advertisers of 2011 so far.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Aug 8th 2011 at 12:14PM in News
MCV GameTime (week ending July 29th)

MCV GameTime (week ending July 29th)

We look at the overall advertising activity for video games on TV this year up to July 10th, and examine how publishers are targeting different TV audiences.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Jul 29th 2011 at 11:52AM in News
New Xbox 360 Media Remote and Bluetooth Headset revealed

New Xbox 360 Media Remote and Bluetooth Headset revealed

Microsoft has revealed two new accessories designed to reinvigorate the designs first debuted with the original console back in 2005.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 26th 2011 at 3:53PM in News

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Rockstar's Houser brothers climb Guardian Media listing

Rockstar's Houser brothers climb Guardian Media listing

Two of Rockstar Games’ co-founding group have climbed the Guardian Media 100; the annual list of influential people who shape UK entertainment and news.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 25th 2011 at 11:40AM in News
GMA 2011: Lobbying closed

GMA 2011: Lobbying closed

Lobbying for this year's Games Media Awards in association with Grainger Games has now closed, with some 800 nominating their favourite mags, websites and more for one of the sector's top ...

Lisa Carter
by Lisa Carter
on Jul 25th 2011 at 10:27AM in News
Koch Media Italy announces key appointments

Koch Media Italy announces key appointments

The former commercial and marketing director of Blockbuster Italia has been named as the country manager of Koch Media Italy as the company prepares for life from its new Milan ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 19th 2011 at 11:38AM in News
Rebekah Brooks appoints Bell Pottinger boss

Rebekah Brooks appoints Bell Pottinger boss

The high-profile executive at the centre of the News of the World phone-tapping controversy has appointed the boss of Nintendo’s UK PR firm to handle her media needs going forwards.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 18th 2011 at 11:56AM in News

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IGN appoints games editor

IGN appoints games editor

Keza MacDonald has joined IGN UK as games editor.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jun 1st 2011 at 12:42PM in News
CVG and Edge redesigned in time for E3 2011

CVG and Edge redesigned in time for E3 2011

Future will reveal brand new designs for its CVG and Edge websites on June 1st.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 30th 2011 at 11:00AM in News
AntiGrav Levels Up

AntiGrav Levels Up

LevelUp gaming accessories will now be released in the UK through AntiGrav Media.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 24th 2011 at 3:47PM in News
Portal 2 forces world to lose perspective

Portal 2 forces world to lose perspective

"Did you hear that?" news anchor Brigida Mack is heard to say having just witnessed the shocking moment that one leading video game chose to launch a scathing attack on ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 18th 2011 at 1:33PM in News

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PES improvements 'are beginning to be noticed'

PES improvements 'are beginning to be noticed'

Having told MCV that the process of rebuilding the PES franchise is a long one, Konami's Pete Stone has also claimed that some of the series' recent improvements have ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 9th 2011 at 3:44PM in News
IGN Germany signs MediaXP deal

IGN Germany signs MediaXP deal

IGN Entertainment has announced a partnership with MediaXP to publish IGN Germany.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Apr 15th 2011 at 2:26PM in News
CVG launches W.R.O.N.G. campaign

CVG launches W.R.O.N.G. campaign

Barely a day passes by without at least one factually inaccurate or absurd story about video games appearing in the mainstream press. It happens all the time.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 15th 2011 at 1:04PM in News
13 countries enter Computec contest

13 countries enter Computec contest

Studios for 13 countries around the world have already entered Computec’s Make The Game competition.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Mar 17th 2011 at 12:24PM in News

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OPINION: What to do with 'media bullshit'?

OPINION: What to do with 'media bullshit'?

There are two ways you can react upon reading a typical gaming outcry in the mainstream media. You can cry foul. Or you can take the piss. Or ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 9th 2011 at 10:43AM in News
FEATURE: Media Special

FEATURE: Media Special

What's your favourite games website? Who's your favourite writer? What's the games media's most important role? Is print dead?

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 28th 2011 at 2:58PM in News
Web stat unity 'will not be easy'

Web stat unity 'will not be easy'

The UK games media says it must stop confusing advertisers and agree on an industry standard for measuring web traffic.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 25th 2011 at 8:21AM in News
Media giants get appy

Media giants get appy

The UK’s leading magazine publishers are upping the ante on Apple devices.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 23rd 2011 at 2:28PM in News
OPINION: Leave HMV alone

OPINION: Leave HMV alone

The media furore surrounding HMV has been overwhelming.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 21st 2011 at 3:47PM in News
ABC shows some love for games media

ABC shows some love for games media

A Valentine's Day summit will see games media bosses convene with ABC to crack how they can work better together.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 14th 2011 at 12:43PM in News
The increasing games-film crossover

The increasing games-film crossover

Having announced last month that it has merged its games and films divisions, Future Publishing has told MCV that the decision was made due to the increased crossover between ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 3rd 2011 at 2:49PM in News
Future forms entertainment division

Future forms entertainment division

Media giant Future has merged its games and film sales and publishing departments into one entertainment division to strengthen the team.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 31st 2011 at 3:55PM in News
Free iPads for Imagine Staff

Free iPads for Imagine Staff

Imagine Publishing has announced it has given every member of staff a free iPad.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Jan 27th 2011 at 4:18PM in News