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Vita’s RRP may remain unchanged, but Sony is hoping to entice new users to the handheld with a fresh round of games price cuts.
Nintendo may not be prepared to talk about the Wii U price yet, but when it arrives later this year it will have a stronger day one offer than the ...
The launch of Prototype 2 helped the boxed market rise slightly over the prior week, with overall unit sales up five per cent to 441,401 games sold.
The market fell below the £10m mark for the first time this year during the week ending April 21st.
Budget software company Cosmi has acquired THQ’s value-centric publishing and distribution division ValuSoft.
Good news for Namco Bandai this morning – the publisher has claimed the lion’s share of Japanese software revenues for the second month in a row.
Kinect Star Wars helped the UK games retail market get back on track last week, which generated over £2m more than it did the prior week.
UK games retail generated £14.1m last week – a dip of 21.2 per cent from the £17.9m made during the week prior.
The steady drop in market value and unit sales continued last week, with UK games retail shifting nine per cent fewer games week-on-week.
The Nintendo 3DS will get its first £19.99 RRP boxed game this summer.
UK retailer GAME will not be selling any of Ubisoft’s PlayStation Vita launch titles.
US retail has, as expected, confirmed that buying a game digitally for the PlayStation Vita will be cheaper than buying a physical version of the same title.
The average RRP of a boxed PlayStation Vita game in the UK on launch day will be £33, MCV can reveal.
The UK games retail market generated £12.1m for the week ending January 21st – a 13.6 per cent decrease over the £14m made the week prior.
Iconic ‘90s FPS Doom has returned to Xbox Live Arcade today after being absent for more than a year.
Doom and Rage developer id Software has laid off some members of staff from its Dallas studio but is looking for more.
The UK games retail market generated £48.6m in the post-Christmas week – a drop of 45 per cent over the week before.
Retail discounting Skyrim helped the UK games retail market generate a whopping £68.3m last week – a ten per cent rise over the week prior’s £62.2m.
The US games retail market generated $3bn overall in November representing a year-on-year rise of 0.4 per cent.
We already know that games for the PlayStation Vita will cost less to download than they will at the shops.
The concerns of MCV and others have seemingly been taken on board.
Nintendo’s 3DS was given a welcome boost in the Japanese charts last week thanks to the arrival of Super Mario 3D Land.
Sony has indicated that future PS Vita software will be at a premium rate similar to current console games.