Entries in 'Retail' (467)

Twitter to speak at Games Retail 2020

Twitter to speak at Games Retail 2020

Twitter is the latest name to join the roster of speakers at next month's Games Retail 2020.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 29th 2014 at 3:08PM in News
Ultimate NES Remix coming to retail on November 7th

Ultimate NES Remix coming to retail on November 7th

Nintendo’s fast-paced retro throwback title Ultimate NES Remix is heading to UK stores on November 7th.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Aug 29th 2014 at 12:58PM in News
Pay your way: the latest payment methods at games retail

Pay your way: the latest payment methods at games retail

The digital age has given rise to a multitude of new payment and monetisation products and services for retailers.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Aug 28th 2014 at 10:18AM in News
GameStop sales up 21.9% in Q2

GameStop sales up 21.9% in Q2

Global games retailer GameStop has reported a like-for-like sales increase of 21.9 per cent for the quarter ending August 2nd.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 22nd 2014 at 12:55PM in News

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Xbox digital download codes to be sold at retail

Xbox digital download codes to be sold at retail

Microsoft has begun rolling out digital download offers for Xbox content at US and UK shops, including codes for add-ons and full games.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 17th 2014 at 5:50AM in News
GAME shares surge following 30% sales jump

GAME shares surge following 30% sales jump

Markets may regard retail flotations as a risk, but GAME’s early success on the stock exchange prove that they can prove very successful

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 14th 2014 at 8:55AM in News
Master Chief statue included in £170 Halo Collection Mjolnir Edition

Master Chief statue included in £170 Halo Collection Mjolnir Edition

Microsoft is including a 12-inch Master Chief statue in its £169.99 Halo Collection special edition.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 6th 2014 at 11:28AM in News
Video game pre-orders are in decline, and Call of Duty 'is not immune'

Video game pre-orders are in decline, and Call of Duty 'is not immune'

Despite the seemingly growing emphasis publishers place on pre-orders, they are in fact in decline.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 6th 2014 at 10:49AM in News

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Retailers cancelling Destiny Limited Edition pre-orders

Retailers cancelling Destiny Limited Edition pre-orders

It's not just the Ghost Edition of Destiny that is in short supply.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 6th 2014 at 9:37AM in News
GameStop to increase pre-owned trade-in credit, report claims

GameStop to increase pre-owned trade-in credit, report claims

Gamers will shortly receive more money for the games they trade in at GameStop.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 5th 2014 at 11:00AM in News
GAME announces a string of in-store events for Minecraft Month

GAME announces a string of in-store events for Minecraft Month

Former digital darling Minecraft is expanding its High Street reach thanks to a host of events with retailer GAME.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 4th 2014 at 3:35PM in News
GAME is winning back market share from supermarkets

GAME is winning back market share from supermarkets

High Street retailer GAME has clawed back some of the UK’s video game market share from supermarkets.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 4th 2014 at 10:50AM in News

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Retailer lists Assassin's Creed: Rogue for PS3 and Xbox 360

Retailer lists Assassin's Creed: Rogue for PS3 and Xbox 360

Is Assassin's Creed: Rogue the name of the new AC title due for last-gen systems?

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 31st 2014 at 2:32PM in News
inFamous: First Light DLC coming to boxed retail

inFamous: First Light DLC coming to boxed retail

The first standalone DLC for inFamous: Second Son will be released as a boxed product as well as a download, Sony has confirmed.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jul 30th 2014 at 9:56AM in News
Why indie devs should consider physical retail

Why indie devs should consider physical retail

The digital age has given rise to thousands of games developers releasing titles on Steam, mobile and consoles. Sold Out sales director James Cato believes there’s room at retail for ...

on Jul 29th 2014 at 10:29AM in News
Retailer auctioning 'GayStation 4' for Swedish LGBT organisation

Retailer auctioning 'GayStation 4' for Swedish LGBT organisation

Webhallen has revealed a special limited edition PS4 to coincide with this week’s Stockholm Pride Festival.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 28th 2014 at 1:36PM in News

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GameStop: Only 40 per cent of our customers know about game trade program

GameStop: Only 40 per cent of our customers know about game trade program

Less than half of GameStop customers are aware of the store's trade-in program, president Tony Bartel has claimed.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jul 28th 2014 at 3:01AM in News
Global investment firm KKR eying The Hut stake

Global investment firm KKR eying The Hut stake

Kohlberg Kravis Roberts is reportedly preparing a move to grab a 20 per cent stake in retailer The Hut.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 21st 2014 at 11:24AM in News
The Banner Saga: Collector's Edition coming to UK retail

The Banner Saga: Collector's Edition coming to UK retail

A boxed Collector’s Edition of indie hit The Banner Saga will be coming to UK retail on July 25th.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jul 18th 2014 at 9:07AM in News
GAME hosts Destiny early access tour

GAME hosts Destiny early access tour

UK GAME stores will give those awaiting Destiny the chance to play Bungie’s online multiplayer shooter early.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jul 17th 2014 at 11:37AM in News
GameStop: Majority of our digital revenue made at brick-and-mortar stores

GameStop: Majority of our digital revenue made at brick-and-mortar stores

Retailer GameStop has brought in significant digital revenue direct from its brick-and-mortar shops, company president Tony Bartel claims.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jul 16th 2014 at 8:08AM in News
Over 70% of Ubisoft's Season Passes are sold at retail

Over 70% of Ubisoft's Season Passes are sold at retail

GameStop has claimed that over 70 per cent of the Season passes Ubisoft sells for its games are sold on the High Street.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 15th 2014 at 12:08PM in News
Sold Out warns indies not to ignore traditional market

Sold Out warns indies not to ignore traditional market

Publishing label Sold Out has told indies they shouldn’t ignore the opportunities that remain available in the traditional boxed market.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 14th 2014 at 11:28AM in News
FTC sues Amazon over in-app payments

FTC sues Amazon over in-app payments

The US government is taking Amazon to court over its refusal to abide by FTC suggestions regarding in-app payment policy.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 11th 2014 at 3:23PM in News
Alien: Isolation's DLC will be made available to all eventually

Alien: Isolation's DLC will be made available to all eventually

The recently announced original Alien film DLC for Sega's Alien: Isolation will be available to all owners of the game at some point in the future.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 11th 2014 at 9:39AM in News