Entries in 'promotion' (33)

Sony reveals Tinie Tempah PS4 promotion

Sony reveals Tinie Tempah PS4 promotion

UK rap star Tinie Tempah is the focus of Sony’s latest bit of PS4 marketing.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 30th 2013 at 11:39AM in News
HMV's 60 years of entertainment - but where are games?

HMV's 60 years of entertainment - but where are games?

Entertainment retailer HMV has been running a Six Decades of Entertainment promotion throughout the summer, but video games will not feature in it.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Aug 28th 2013 at 2:27PM in News
Select PSN users gifted $10 store credit for "being loyal"

Select PSN users gifted $10 store credit for "being loyal"

Certain Playstation Network members have reported receiving $10 in store credit from Sony for their apparent loyalty.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Feb 21st 2013 at 5:45AM in News
Deep Silver makes a real zombie killing machine, launches retailer promotion

Deep Silver makes a real zombie killing machine, launches retailer promotion

Publisher Deep Silver has teamed up with a custom vehicle specialist to build a real-life zombie killing pickup truck.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 8th 2013 at 11:04AM in News

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App Store alterations could be game over for app promotion services

App Store alterations could be game over for app promotion services

A change to the App Store guidelines introduced by Apple could spell the end of popular promotion services such as FreeAppADay and AppShopper.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 2nd 2012 at 9:14AM in News
HMV's Oxford Street grows games presence

HMV's Oxford Street grows games presence

The Oxford Street branch of HMV is now home to a special Gamerbase designed to promote games at launch.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 1st 2012 at 12:20PM in News
IGN promotes Keen and Kilby

IGN promotes Keen and Kilby

International growth for IGN has led to promotions for two long-serving employees.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Aug 2nd 2012 at 3:50PM in News
2K Games and OXM run Borderlands 2 gold cover hunt

2K Games and OXM run Borderlands 2 gold cover hunt

2K Games has teamed-up with Official Xbox Magazine for a special Borderlands 2 promotion.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jul 26th 2012 at 10:41AM in News

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E3 2012: Sainsbury's reveals E3 game promotion

E3 2012: Sainsbury's reveals E3 game promotion

Sainsbury’s has kicked off a special E3-themed pricing promotion.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 4th 2012 at 3:02PM in News
INTERVIEW: Pav Bhardwaj, Xbox Live UK

INTERVIEW: Pav Bhardwaj, Xbox Live UK

Microsoft’s Xbox Live UK product manager talks Minecraft, Arcade Next and the future of the Xbox 360 online platform.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Apr 18th 2012 at 11:18AM in News
Xbox Live apps free for four days

Xbox Live apps free for four days

Microsoft is letting Xbox 360 owners access entertainment apps such as Netflix for free from April 20th until April 23rd.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Apr 18th 2012 at 10:14AM in News
Tesco declares itself "The Home of Gaming"

Tesco declares itself "The Home of Gaming"

In a new no-holds-bar advertising campaign, supermarket Tesco has declared itself “The Home of Gaming”.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 30th 2012 at 3:38PM in News

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Sainsbury's eyes up GAME customers in new promotion

Sainsbury's eyes up GAME customers in new promotion

GAME’s recent troubles were always going to spark a move from rival retailers to try and grab all those spare gamers – and supermarket Sainsbury’s appears to have made its ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 28th 2012 at 8:45AM in News
GAME offers brand new releases for just £5

GAME offers brand new releases for just £5

Retailer GAME is once again offering consumers the chance to effectively rent new titles for a limited period.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 26th 2012 at 11:40AM in News
Sony denies Hirai promotion reports

Sony denies Hirai promotion reports

Kaz Hirai is not on the verge of replacing Sir Howard Stringer as Sony president, the company has claimed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 9th 2012 at 10:05AM in News
Halo hits the High Street early

Halo hits the High Street early

Microsoft has teamed up with GAME to allow fans to play Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary weeks before its November 15th release date.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Nov 1st 2011 at 5:44PM in News

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New sales director for EA UK

New sales director for EA UK

Rob Davey is to leave EA UK for a new role Down Under.

Michael French
by Michael French
on Aug 26th 2011 at 11:21AM in News
MCV Jobs Weekly: BBC seeks software engineer, EA promotes Moore and Gibeau

MCV Jobs Weekly: BBC seeks software engineer, EA promotes Moore and Gibeau

In MCV’s latest rundown of the industry’s hottest vacancies and latest personnel news, BBC North is hiring a software engineer and Electronic Arts promotes Peter Moore and Frank Gibeau.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Aug 5th 2011 at 8:04PM in News
Green Man Gaming teams up with The Sun for free game giveaway

Green Man Gaming teams up with The Sun for free game giveaway

Online digital retailer Green Man Gaming is offering free PC games through today's issue of The Sun.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Jul 8th 2011 at 12:58PM in News
GAME kicks off Easter sales push

GAME kicks off Easter sales push

GAME and Gamestation have slashed several hardware and software prices in time for the Easter holidays.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Apr 13th 2011 at 12:46PM in News
Now Currys cuts 3DS to £179

Now Currys cuts 3DS to £179

It's been out of the games biz for some time, but clearly Dixons Retail has spotted an opportunity to burst back into games retail with aplomb.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 24th 2011 at 10:30AM in News
Linford Christie fronts Kinect promotion

Linford Christie fronts Kinect promotion

Athletes Linford Christie and Mark Lewis-Francis will race gamers as part of a new Xbox 360 Kinect promotion.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Jan 13th 2011 at 2:56PM in News
Michael Jackson goes on tour

Michael Jackson goes on tour

The King of Pop might not be around to see it, but his new video game is causing a storm across the country.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 1st 2010 at 12:13PM in News
Hydrophobia kicks off Live promotion

Hydrophobia kicks off Live promotion

Xbox Live's Hydrophobia is the lead game in Microsoft’s latest collection of digital titles – Game Feast.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Sep 17th 2010 at 11:11AM in News
Asda game promotes World Cup deals

Asda game promotes World Cup deals

Asda has hired promotional game development specialist Matmi to create Make a Save; a title conceived to advertise the supermarket chain's World Cup offers.

Released today, the penalty shootout themed ...

Will Freeman
by Will Freeman
on Jun 21st 2010 at 2:22PM in News