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Apple’s valuation has risen to half a trillion dollars, making it the highest valued business in the world.
Forget any preconceptions you have about 3DS not selling as expected – Nintendo’s machine has just smashed an all-important sales record in Japan.
A new Guinness World record has been set for the number of simultaneous players competing in a single FPS battlefield.
The High Street might be in tatters as the world’s governments wallow in spiralling pits of debt and despair, but it’s all parties and barbeques and women and jager bombs ...
Assassin’s Creed publisher Ubisoft has raised its sales projections for its fiscal Q3 by €50m after achieving record Christmas sales.
Steam has reported yet another year of over 100 per cent growth in 2011. It’s the seventh year in a row that the digital retail platform has recorded an annual doubling ...
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 has become the fastest piece of entertainment to generate $1bn in sales, toppling movie blockbuster Avatar.
Publisher Activision has had to correct one of the stats it released following the huge success of Modern warfare 3.
Activision has named a number of entertainment and retail stats demonstrating the monstrous success that is record breaker Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3.
Ahead of the possible release of concrete numbers later today, Activision has claimed that Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 was the most pre-ordered game ever released.
The UK’s leading games retailer GAME has said that Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, which is released worldwide today, is its most pre-ordered title ever.
Battlefield 3 has become the fastest-selling game in EA's history after selling 5m units in a matter of days, the publisher has announced.
Sonic Generations has smashed pre-sale records for Sega to become the most pre-ordered game in the franchise's 20-year history.
Around 3m customers have pre-ordered the upcoming Apple iPhone 4S in less than one week.
It may be a minimal upgrade compared to some of the more creative predictions that were published, but the iPhone 4S has definitely struck a chord with consumers.
Saints Row: The Third is on course to become THQ’s most pre-ordered title ever, the publisher has told MCV.
Sony’s PlayStation Home has reached all-time high user activity levels since PSN was switched back on.
Microsoft has announced that Gears of War 3 has passed the 1m global pre-order mark. It's the fastest title to manage the feat in Xbox 360 history.
Japanese publisher Capcom has posted its best ever annual net sales report for the year ending March 31st 2011.
Xbox 360 Kinect owners will this Saturday be invited to take part in an online World Record attempt.
Two of the UK's leading retailers have confirmed that Nintendo's 3DS is their facets selling video games console ever.
The need for a sales chart that integrates both physical and digital sales has never been greater.
Shares in US publisher Take-Two have reached their highest point for 29 months in the wake of solid quarterly results and rumours of a possible acquisition.
The popularity of Blizzard's MMO World of Warcraft shows no signs of abating with news that the latest expansion for the title has broken another record in the PC market.
The Black Ops boom has put UK games retail back on track after months of facing year-on-year market decline.