Entries in 'video games' (159)
Despite the seemingly growing emphasis publishers place on pre-orders, they are in fact in decline.
Consumer retail analyst at Kantar Worldpanel Jules Williams reviews the growth of digital gaming, who’s buying into it and the direction of the digital pound...
Well that makes a refreshing change.
High Street retailer GAME has clawed back some of the UK’s video game market share from supermarkets.
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 ...
YouTubers ARE being asked to cover games for money without disclosing the deals, a new report has claimed.
It’s fair to say that survival horror had slipped out of the mainstream. The genre’s big series – Resident Evil, Silent Hill and Dead Space – have all opted for ...
Back in 2007 – at the start of the last console generation – there were over 1,000 video game specialists on the High Street. 1,070 to be precise.
As if video games aren’t already bad enough, it has now been revealed that they are as addictive as another really bad thing.
Modern games consumers are comfortable with the amount of additional digital content and extras that accompany modern games.
An increase in hardware sales and a decrease in software has left the Japanese games market flat for the first half of 2014, according to Famitsu data.
Generation Media says that television advertising is the most effective way to reach a younger audience...
Leading games industry analyst and SuperData CEO Joost van Dreunen on how the move to digital isn’t generating revenue quite as easily as some companies might have hoped...
Many a Daily Mail headline would have you believe that violent games create violent people, but one new study suggests the opposite might be true.
The owner of London’s video game café Loading Bar James Dance shares his thoughts on the new virtual reality headsets and whether they will have mainstream success...
Kantar Worldpanel consumer insight analyst Jules Williams examines the opportunities and challenges involved in this lucrative market...
The video games industry should follow in the footsteps of the music sector and rid itself of digital rights management (DRM).
A new report from TIGA says that the video games industry contributed £1.02bn to the UK economy in 2013.
Growing tablet and mobile game has taken a big chunk out of the PC games sector, a new study has claimed.
MCV teamed up with UKIE last week to create an estimated value of the UK games market. But there
are still big holes in the industry’s knowledge – particularly ...
BBC Radio has strengthened its focus on video games by promoting its Game On segment to the masses.
Digital may be the industry’s biggest market, but consumers still prefer to buy games in a box.
The continued fragmentation of the Android market is an absolute nightmare for game developers and testing firms, QA experts have told Develop.
Rockstar’s Sam and Dan Houser are among the gaming newcomers in this year’s The Sunday Times Rich List.
Pre-owned game sales grew faster than new titles over Christmas, says data specialist Kantar Worldpanel.