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UK supermarket Asda has become one of the first non-specialists in the country to begin accepting PS4 pre-orders.
When it comes to Ouya, much of the excitement has focused on the physical box itself: a cheap £99 Android console made famous on Kickstarter.
The sheer number of points cards at retail is confusing, warn publishers.
Blockbuster is on a charm offensive with the UK games industry.
Reports claim the Xbox 720 may use an ‘always-on’ connection to prevent players from using second-hand games – and it’s not sitting well with the High Street.
Minecraft has surpassed 10m copies sold across PC, Mac, and Linux platforms.
No matter what we print about ambitions by supermarkets or GAME, the fact is the number of games retailers has wobbled a bit.
Video games will play a major role in the future of Blockbuster UK, the retailer has told MCV.
International games retailer GameStop has reported a year-on-year increase in profits from $943.2 to $974.9 for the 14 weeks ending February 2nd.
Online indie ShopTo has seen its software market share leap in 2012.
UK retailers are rallying against reported plans to prevent pre-owned sales on the next Xbox.
Upcoming Android console Ouya will be available to buy from GAME.
Specialist stores want more of a say about when new games are released.
Battlefield 4 will arrive this autumn on PS3, 360 and PC.
“Arrogant and rude staff” have been named as the biggest shopping annoyances by a survey of 1,500 High Street consumers.
Sainsbury’s, Asda and Morrisons say they will push games through their local convenience stores.
This year will be a major year for the independent retail scene, say store owners.
Having seen fellow struggler Blockbuster rescued over the weekend, hopes are high that HMV will have similar good news very soon.
The Wii Mini has attracted little interest at UK retail, one site has claimed.
Deloitte has confirmed that it has completed the sale of Blockbuster for an undisclosed sum.
So why exactly are triple-A digital releases on Xbox 360 so much slower to appear than they are on either PS3 or PC?
Nintendo's Wii U is currently on sale for an all-time low price on the UK High Street.
Warner upcoming brawler Injustice: Gods Among Us is to star in a national tournament hosted by retailer GAME.
Nintendo UK has pledged to meet with retailers worried about the performance of its Wii U games console.
Following the loss of HMV and Blockbuster stores, the role of a distributor has become (in principle) easier for now, with fewer stores to deliver to.