Entries in 'video games' (171)
George Osborne, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, praised the games industry at an event that marked the launch of the long-awaited tax breaks for video games development.
Are you British enough? Or specifically, is your game British enough to qualify for tax breaks?
The Treasury has now confirmed that developers will not be able to claim back games tax relief. The claiming period will officially begin from April 1st 2014.
Conservative MP and UK Chancellor George Osborne has said that today’s confirmation of video games tax breaks will create new jobs in the sector.
At long, long last UK video games tax breaks are upon us, but who is it precisely that qualifies?
Tax breaks for the UK video games industry are happening.
Once there were PCs. Then there were mobiles. Next there will be virtual reality.
As well as not ushering in tax breaks, last week’s Budget may have brought with it another bad piece of gaming news.
2013 was a bumper year for the UK games media, but who came out on top?
BioWare gameplay designer Manveer Heir has called for a revolution in the way video games depict the world and tackle the issue of identity.
It may have missed The Budget, but tax breaks for UK games developers will go ahead, MCV can reveal.
The UK’s video games industry trade body says that tax breaks for video games developers remain a realistic hope.
Sony continues to dominate the next-gen hardware market in America, NPD numbers show.
Pre-owned games are currently available for 75 per cent off at HMV stores.
Electronic giant Dixons hopes to become a major player in smartphones via a proposed merger with Carphone Warehouse.
A US tax reform bill from the House Ways and Means Committee has suggested increasing the tax burden for games developers making violent games.
IGN. Eurogamer. GameSpot. CVG. These are some of the biggest names in games media, all gracing the monitors of gamers the world over on a daily basis.
Mamoru Samuragochi, the famous Japanese composer behind the Resident Evil and Onimusha soundtracks, is a fraud.
UK YouTube giant Yogscast says it can help publishers sell games, but it will never compromise its integrity.
UK games execs have expressed concerns over reports that game downloads are being inadvertently blocked as part of a UK crackdown on porn.
We all knew GTA V would sell well, but not even the most optimistic analyst could have predicted how big it’d be after just four months.
Catalogue retailer Argos posted its best Christmas results in a decade with the help of video games.
The biggest names in games are returning to CES to show off products to the ‘entire tech ecosystem,’ says the event’s organisers.
UK game stores have played down concerns over a quiet start to 2014.
The practice of selling games has changed forever.