Entries in 'pachter' (42)
The long-awaited announcement of the first next-generation console has rejuvenated investor interest in core video games.
Controversial US analyst Michael Pachter slammed the UK games market last week, insisting that it's impossible for retailers to make money. Was he right?
Things could go from bad to worse for THQ, according to Wedbush Morgan analyst Michael Pachter.
Darksiders II has fallen short of THQ’s sales estimates, analyst Michael Pachter has stated.
It was very, very nearly revealed at E3 back in June, but talk of a longer than expected wait for Xbox 720 is bubbling up once again.
Outspoken American analyst Michael Pachter has issued the following damning verdict of Nintendo’s Wii U: “This isn’t going to work.”
Xbox 720 will be more than just a games console – Microsoft wants it to replace all of the boxes currently sitting under your television.
EA president John Riccitiello is worried he is at risk of losing his job over the publisher’s falling stock, according to US analyst Michael Pachter.
US analyst Michael Pachter believes that Nintendo must price the Wii U below $300 – that translates to £190 – if it is to succeed at retail.
The practise of putting post-release DLC on disc and requiring customers to pay to unlock it is “plain greed”, according to Michael Pachter.
Wedbush Morgan's Michael Pachter does not believe PlayStation 4 will prevent users from playing pre-owned games.
Beginning a guest presentation by calling your chief speaker a “moron” isn’t a typical approach. But then, Michael Pachter isn’t your typical analyst.
Controversial US analyst Michael Pachter has reiterated his assertion that Nintendo “is in disarray”.
It may have suffered from a slow start, but analysts are confident the Nintendo 3DS has "turned the corner".
One US analyst had rubbished Microsoft’s belief that its first party Xbox 360 titles are “superior” to the catalogues offered by either Nintendo or Sony.
Ahead of the publication of the June US video games market numbers, Wedbush Morgan analyst Michael Pachter has predicted big drops for every major format.
A bitter war of words has erupted between Tom Watson's gaming pressure group Gamer's Voice and Wedbush Morgan analyst Michael Pachter.
Analyst Michael Pachter has lamented Nintendo’s reluctance to release a successor to the Wii this year, claiming that the decision will allow Sony and Microsoft to make significant strides into ...
Supplies of both Xbox 360 Kinect and PlayStation Move are not as short as either Microsoft or Sony would have you believe, US analyst Michael Pachter has claimed.
“Are we going to be charging for multiplayer? The answer is no.” Those are the words of Activision Publishing CEO Eric Hirshberg.
The legions of fans continuing the play the online segments of titles such as Modern Warfare 2, Bad Company 2, Gears of War 2, Halo 3 and FIFA 10 remains ...
Two leading games analyst have come out on either side of the divide in the debate surrounding Microsoft’s £130 RRP for Kinect.