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The internet may have spent the majority of last week shouting loudly at Microsoft, but it seems that the view of the average consumer is far more positive.
Trion Worlds’ multiplayer online shooter Defiance is off to a strong start.
One of the great things about the internet is that it gives everyone a voice. But one of the bad things about the internet is that it gives everyone a ...
A new Flurry report reveals that a record-breaking 17.4m iOS and Android devices were activated worldwide on Christmas day.
Monday December 3rd 2012 was officially the busiest ever online shopping day in the UK.
The narrative for this Q4 has already been written to some extent, but the industry’s big triple-A’s are looking to prove it wrong.
Upcoming historical action romp Assassin’s Creed III has become the most pre-ordered game in Ubisoft history.
Project Eternity, the isometric party-based RPG from Obsidian Entertainment, has become the most successful game ever on crowdfunding site Kickstarter.
There’s claiming the UK No.1. Then there’s claiming the UK No.1.
Olympics fever was good news for publishers of Olympic-based games, but it wasn’t enough to save the UK games market from its worst performance ever last week.
Headline-hitting console upstart Ouya has become the most successful Kickstarter of all time.
Blizzard has announced that Diablo III is the fastest selling PC game of all time, shifting 3.5m copies worldwide in its first 24 hours.
Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition has smashed all previous Xbox Live Arcade sales records after selling the most units in just 24 hours.
Amazon has revealed that day one pre-orders for Call of Duty: Black Ops II were three times higher than those achieved by predecessor Black Ops in 2010.
Think the 3DS is a flop? Think Again. Nintendo’s handheld has just set a brand new monthly sales record in Japan.
Any fears that the dancing game craze had passed have been well and truly dispelled following the release of some impressive statistics from publisher Ubisoft.
Call of Duty triggered its customary retail surge, but the games that dared go up against it were also victorious.
The biggest entertainment launch of all time.
Activision has confirmed that modern Warfare 3 has shattered the record held by Call of Duty: Black Ops to become the biggest entertainment launch of all time.
Electronic Arts has netted 1m UK sales of FIFA in record time.
EA’s FIFA 12 has shot to the top of the UKIE Gfk Chart-Track All Formats Top 40 this week in an impressive way.
Every series has a heyday, but any belief that Call of Duty’s may have passed can be quickly dismissed.
Develop Online, the fastest growing games industry website, has shattered online traffic records in two successive months.
It may have been a long time coming, but Rockstar's LA Noire has certainly delivered the goods in this week's UKIE Chart-Track GFK UK All Formats Top 40.