Now one of Koei Tecmo’s flagship franchises, Dead or Alive started out as the result of a bet.
MCV looks at the events, the stories and the drama of a transitional year for the games industry...
It is MCV's annual retail survey. This year we spoke to over 100 games stores - independents, specialists, mainstream outlets and online stores - to discuss what they felt about ...
Tesco, Amazon, Games Centre, Go2Games, Xbox, Xbite and ShopTo discuss merchandise, the next wave of Xbox One and PS4 consumers and the rise of digital.
Insomniac Games is smiling once again.
Without fail since Assassin’s Creed II in 2009, Ubisoft has snuck a new instalment in its blockbuster historical stealth-action series onto consoles each and every year.
MCV uncovers the brightest young things currently working in games retail, publishing, events, marketing, PR and journalism – the industry’s top 30 under 30
You might be forgiven for thinking that Alien Isolation is a reaction to last year’s action-packed but ultimately disappointing Colonial Marines.
Sunset Overdrive is about to explode onto Xbox One in a colourful shower of zany weapons, curse words and open-world shenanigans.
It’s a rare thing to hear a racing game described as ‘magical’.
There is no denying that Bungie’s new sci-fi IP Destiny is ambitious.
MCV speaks to developer CD Projekt RED’s joint CEO and co-founder Marcin Iwiński about the next chapter in the franchise.
As EA readies the latest game in its lucrative life-simulation series, we speak to Sims Studio producer Ryan Vaughan to find out what has changed this time around.
Titanfall is the latest blockbuster shooter from EA and another new exclusive IP to the Xbox One, 360 and PC. Players face-off against one another in online multiplayer-only combat. But ...
Plenty has been made of the Xbox One’s launch line-up, fronted by Microsoft’s impressive range of first-party titles. These vary from new IP such as Ryse: Son of Rome, to ...
On a cold November 22nd night, Microsoft took over the world to usher in the next-generation of gaming with the Xbox One.
Entertainment has always been an important part of Xbox. For years Microsoft has worked with leading movie, music and TV brands to offer a wide variety of entertainment options to ...
EA's premier football franchise makes its highly-anticipated nextgen debut, joining the Xbox One’s launch line-up.
THIS new IP, one of the first download-only games for Xbox One, is the spiritual successor to the acclaimed Panzer Dragoon series, which originally debuted on the Sega Saturn.
THE iconic fighting series returns after a 17-year break – this is only the third entry in the series, following Killer Instinct 2 in 1996.
Ryse: Son of Rome is a cinematic action-adventure title developed exclusively for Xbox One by renowned studio Crytek.
This third entry in the open-world zombie franchise comes to the next-gen, launching exclusively on the Xbox One.
Microsoft’s premier racing franchise makes the jump to the next-gen as Forza Motorsport 5 debuts on the Xbox One.
Xbox Europe studios boss Phil Harrison took to the stage at this year’s Eurogamer Expo to chair a session on the Xbox One and his own vision for the future ...
Xbox has never been just about big budget games.
When Xbox One launches in the UK on November 22nd, it won’t just be the debut of a new console, but a new era for Xbox Live. Microsoft has built ...
Hundreds of thousands of gamers descended on Koelnmesse in Cologne, Germany to see new games – and Xbox One. We recap the top announcements from the huge games event.