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NPD’s Games Industry: Total Consumer Spend report has claimed new, boxed game sales in the US accounted for the minority of the market in Q2 2011.
UK games retailers are missing a trick by not stocking DVD and Blu-rays, Koch has told MCV.
MCV sits down with U-Trax president Richard van der Giessen about the state of the localisation and quality assurance sector.
Bradford-based UK video games firm Link Distribution has agreed a deal to acquire London rival A Game Distribution.
Christmas came early for UK retail last week: physical game sales rose to its highest point since the first week of the year.
Forget the High Street price war, the biggest battle this Q4 will take place online.
The value of IP is already very well understood, but one firm has claimed that games publishers in the West are slowly catching up with their Eastern counterparts by taking ...
The future or just a flash in the pan? Either way, the OnLive journey is going to be a fascinating one and today’s the day the service finally launches in ...
The fact that Deus Ex is No.2 after just two days on sale says as much about the state of UK games retail as it does about the performance of ...
The man behind the report that formed the basis of Metro’s absurd anti-gaming story this morning has slammed the paper’s reporting of it.
Assassin’s Creed: Revelations, Saints Row 3 and The Darkness 2 will be amongst the blockbuster games on show at this October’s London MCM Expo.
“Hardcore gamers become so immersed in virtual worlds that they turn to imaginary consoles to ‘zoom in’ to people in crowds or to pick things up from the floor.”
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Lucy Scott has been named as Comet’s new games buyer.
EA may be investing heavily in digital businesses, but that doesn’t mean retail will be left out.
The UK arm of retailer GameStop has insisted that it intends to observe street dates in the future.
Online retail’s tendency to ship games early has irked its High Street rivals for years, but a new trick from GameStop hopes to protect the seller from accusations of early ...
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A new entertainment commercial and marketing broker, Bosh Entertainment, has launched – with the former Barrington Harvey chief at the helm.
Video games will get an accolade that wants to be our equivalent of the Turner, Mercury or Booker prize.
HMV and GAME hope to get a slice of Olympic gold as they open new-look stores in Westfield’s £1.45bn Stratford shopping complex.
As consumers opt for bigger games of a higher quality, the need for these products to undergo vigorous testing is stronger than ever.
Retail will hope the worst is behind it as August game sales plunged to new lows.
Ask an industry exec what retailers can do to survive in today’s increasingly digital marketplace, and they’ll tell you: ‘Retail needs to evolve.’
Leading independent online games retailer ShopTo.net has doubled its warehouse capacity as we enter the busy Q4 period.