Entries in 'uk games industry' (12)

Investors shrug off Brexit video game fears

Investors shrug off Brexit video game fears

Brexit will be ‘totally irrelevant’ when it comes to UK games investment, insist leading venture capitalists.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jul 8th 2016 at 10:01AM in News
Happy birthday Sonic: UK games industry execs share their best memories

Happy birthday Sonic: UK games industry execs share their best memories

As the speedy hedgehog reaches quarter of a century old, UK games retailers, publishers, media and developers reminisce about their favourite Sonic games and moments.

on Jun 27th 2016 at 10:46AM in News
'UK games development is as strong as ever, despite closures'

'UK games development is as strong as ever, despite closures'

The UK games development sector is stronger than ever, despite the collapse of three major studios, say leading experts.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Apr 8th 2016 at 10:11AM in News
Over 1,300 new UK stores sold video games in 2015

Over 1,300 new UK stores sold video games in 2015

The number of physical stores selling video games jumped up in 2015.

by Caroline Hicks
on Mar 14th 2016 at 11:51AM in News

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Curve Digital and Kuju merge to form 'major new British publisher'

Curve Digital and Kuju merge to form 'major new British publisher'

Kuju owner The Catalis Group has acquired UK indie publisher and developer Curve Digital.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jan 7th 2016 at 8:30AM in News
Government introduces £4m development fund for small UK studios

Government introduces £4m development fund for small UK studios

The UK Government is spending £4m in a bid to find 'the next Tomb Raider'.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Oct 12th 2015 at 7:19AM in News
E3: The Industry Survival Guide

E3: The Industry Survival Guide

So you are in LA for the 2015 Electronics Entertainment Expo. But how can you get the most out of the show? And where should you visit?

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jun 14th 2015 at 3:41AM in News
GamesAid: A Short History

GamesAid: A Short History

GamesAid is the spiritual successor to games industry charitable initiatives SoftAid in the 1980s and ESC (The Entertainment Software Charity) in the early noughties, both led by Rod Cousens.

on Jun 10th 2015 at 3:35PM in News

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Has Black Friday damaged December sales?

Has Black Friday damaged December sales?

November’s barnstorming Black Friday week was one of the busiest seven days of sales in UK games industry history.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Dec 15th 2014 at 12:15PM in News
UK games industry splashes £107m on marketing this Christmas

UK games industry splashes £107m on marketing this Christmas

The UK games industry is spending a huge £107m on marketing this Q4.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Nov 7th 2014 at 10:05AM in News
UK games companies are worth £1.7bn

UK games companies are worth £1.7bn

The UK games industry consists of 1,902 companies that have an economic value of £1.72bn.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Sep 25th 2014 at 9:26AM in News
UK games market leaps 20 per cent to £3.48bn

UK games market leaps 20 per cent to £3.48bn

The UK games market has risen dramatically year-on-year, as almost every industry category grew.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on May 29th 2014 at 10:22AM in News