Entries in 'trade' (42)
UK games publisher Mastertronic has entered administration.
GAME CEO Martyn Gibbs takes MCV on a tour of the company’s flagship Westfield Stratford outlet, and reveals the latest innovations taking place in games retail
Koch Media and Codemasters have inked a new distribution and co-publishing deal to cover the western games market.
Publishing label Excalibur is considerably cutting back on its simulation business as it invests more into its own IP.
Microsoft’s first-party controller revenue has shot up by two-thirds during 2015, according to GfK Chart-Track.
Take-Two CEO Strauss Zelnick says the publisher will continue to launch multiple triple-A boxed games a year, despite the rapid growth of its digital business.
Call of Duty, Fallout and Star Wars Battlefront must deliver if UK games retail is to turn around a difficult 2015.
It’s been a couple of rough months for GAME customers, to say the least.
Take-Two has beaten its quarterly revenue expectations by almost $50m, as revealed during its latest financials.
Online retailer ShopTo is now selling PS4 download codes.
Sales of brand new PS3 and Xbox 360 games have dropped year-on-year as the latest generation of consoles see a greater number of exclusive releases.
Games trade body UKIE has laid out a list of Government recommendations that would boost the industry by £1bn by 2020.
Almost a quarter of PS4, Xbox One and Wii U owners are waiting for a Black Friday bonanza before buying games.
It's been a busy 12 months for GAME, following the High Street retailer's acquisition of eSports specialist Multiplay, hectic Black Friday last year and return to the PC space.
You know a company plans to go big with a game when it starts the marketing for it almost a year in advance.
Next week’s PlayStation conference has made Paris Games Week part of the global calendar, but don’t expect it to become a Gamescom rival, organiser SELL has told MCV.
The Entertainment Retailers Association is reaching out to UKIE and calling on games publishers to help stop grey importing and street date breaks.
If virtual reality is going to change the world of video games, then it will need the High Street.
The first examination of the UK games business in three years is now underway – and you can help.
With a legacy stretching back almost three decades, Metal Gear Solid has shaped and inspired the career paths of some of the industry's biggest names.
GAME has apologised after some customers were overcharged by up to five times for Wii U title Super Mario Maker.
Digital retailer Green Man Gaming and simulation specialist Dovetail Games have been ranked as two of the UK's best-performing private businesses.
Retailer Smyths Toys Superstores is teaming up with The Pokémon Company for the first time as part of a new campaign.
The ensuing popularity of boxed video games has helped to slow the retraction of the UK’s physical goods market.
Darren Bowen, UK sales director at Ubisoft, takes MCV on a globetrotting trip through its MCV Award-winning export team’s operations