Entries in 'video games' (152)
Microsoft’s former games VP Ed Fries has warned big publishers that a digital gaming future could result in their demise
Jules Williams, consumer retail analyst at Kantar Worldpanel, discusses the annual summer slowdown in games sales and the opportunities for growth...
UK retailer GAME has been named as the official retail partner for Multiplay’s Insomnia Gaming Festival later this month.
A new Fox sitcom called Dads is due to air for the first time next month but is already being criticised by critics.
Making games that strike a chord with gamers is far more important than any pretence about creating high art.
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Entertainment behemoth Disney has taken yet another step away from the licensed video games market.
A 74 per cent week-on-week jump in sales has seen Microsoft’s Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition claim its first No.1 in the UKIE GfK Chart-Track All Formats Top 40.
Valve is being urged to state whether subtitles are included in any given title on its listings page.
A new app has launched to help developers and smaller games firms handle their own PR.
Distributor Al Futtaim wants to help publishers cash in on the growing Middle East games market.
Develop Ready at Dawn has accused games retail and the pre-owned sector of cheating not only developers but also consumers.
A damaging new report claims that the UK games industry employs just over 5,000 people – but it is massively inaccurate, MCV research has concluded.
A 22 per cent week-on-week drop in sales isn’t enough to stop PS3 title The Last of Us claiming is sixth UK No.1 this week.
Games-centric advertising agency Intergi has announced that revenues at its new European arm have tripled in its first year.
There are less than 800 specialist games stores on the UK High Street, according to MCV research.
Are publishers like EA, Ubisoft and Activision being smart by releasing their games as cross-generation titles this Christmas?
The number of studios working on triple-A games is at its lowest point for over a decade, EA’s chief creative director Richard Hilleman has claimed.
Gamers? Ha! A bunch of overweight, spotty boys cooped up in their rooms because they’re too socially awkward to step outside, right? Wrong. So very, very wrong.
Sony’s critically adored The Last of Us has claimed its third successive No.1 in the UKIE GfK Chart-Track All Formats Top 40.
Acclaimed developer Patrice Desilets doesn’t believe the recent furore over the Xbox One’s digital strategy will halt the march toward a disc-less future.
The entry period for the British Academy Games Awards in 2014 is now open.
The Indian games industry is one of the world’s future powerhouses – and now is the time to form a trade body to support it.
275,000 physical games were sold in the UK last week. Xbox Live title State of Decay sold 250,000 units in two days in the same week.
Cinema and video games have always had quite the on-again, off-again relationship, but one look at UK cinema box office and you’d wonder whether games developers or publishers take any ...