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Steam data analysis concludes core gamers 'don't technically exist'

Steam data analysis concludes core gamers 'don't technically exist'

Defining your audience around the pereceived 'core gamer' is illogical, one report has concluded.

Craig Chapple
by Craig Chapple
on Aug 21st 2015 at 11:15AM in News
Original Xbox could be added to Xbox One backwards compatibility

Original Xbox could be added to Xbox One backwards compatibility

Xbox 360 titles may not be the end of Microsoft’s backwards compatibility ambitions for Xbox One.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 21st 2015 at 10:30AM in News
'Oculus Rift isn't going to sell billions in 2016 - and that's okay'

'Oculus Rift isn't going to sell billions in 2016 - and that's okay'

For 18 months, there have been a lot of exciting developments for VR.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Aug 21st 2015 at 9:56AM in News
Nvidia bringing PS4's Share Play to PC; includes streaming co-op

Nvidia bringing PS4's Share Play to PC; includes streaming co-op

An upcoming update to Nvidia’s GeForce Experience software will bring an interesting update that apes some of the innovations seen on PS4.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 21st 2015 at 9:30AM in News

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Dota 2 adds Rick & Morty announcer pack

Dota 2 adds Rick & Morty announcer pack

Valve and Adult Swim have partnered to bring the weird and wonderful antics of Rick & Morty to Dota 2.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 21st 2015 at 6:36AM in News
Octodad: Dadliest Catch comes to Xbox One next week

Octodad: Dadliest Catch comes to Xbox One next week

Young Horses has revealed its indie hit Octodad: Dadliest Catch will arrive on Xbox One next week.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 21st 2015 at 6:33AM in News
Shadowrun: Hong Kong launches on Windows and Mac

Shadowrun: Hong Kong launches on Windows and Mac

Shadowrun: Hong Kong has launched on Windows PC and Mac platforms, developer Harebrained Schemes has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 21st 2015 at 6:28AM in News
Nintendo's Quality of Life plans under threat, report claims

Nintendo's Quality of Life plans under threat, report claims

It had been sold as one of Nintendo’s major business pillars for the future, but could Nintendo’s Quality of Life adventure be over before it has begun?

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 20th 2015 at 4:05PM in News

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Inside one of Sweden's first eSports schools

Inside one of Sweden's first eSports schools

On Tuesday, August 18, the first students of Sweden's new eSports curriculum enrolled at Arlanda Gymnasiet school in Märsta.

Chris Higgins
by Chris Higgins
on Aug 20th 2015 at 3:42PM in News
Dead Realm publisher accused of flouting YouTube advertising guidelines

Dead Realm publisher accused of flouting YouTube advertising guidelines

It has emerged that two YouTubers who failed to declare their financial ties to games promoted on their channels.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 20th 2015 at 3:27PM in News
Back to the '90s: Industry turns back the clock 20 years as 1990s mania hits the games business

Back to the '90s: Industry turns back the clock 20 years as 1990s mania hits the games business

Resident Evil 2 is the latest game to ride the wave of ‘90s nostalgia that has swept into the market.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 20th 2015 at 3:20PM in News
Nintendo cuts 2DS price in US

Nintendo cuts 2DS price in US

The 3DS is now $30 cheaper in North America.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 20th 2015 at 2:30PM in News

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There are two new Vita bundles heading to retail

There are two new Vita bundles heading to retail

Sony’s support of the PlayStation Vita continues with news of two new Mega Pack bundles.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 20th 2015 at 12:49PM in News
Super Meat Boy Forever is back in development

Super Meat Boy Forever is back in development

The successor for Super Meat Boy is not dead. Indeed, it’s actually back in active development.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 20th 2015 at 12:22PM in News
CD Projekt Red boss wants free DLC to be the standard

CD Projekt Red boss wants free DLC to be the standard

The 16th and final free piece of DLC for The Witcher 3 is now available, and developer CD Projekt would like to see other studios follow its lead.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 20th 2015 at 11:46AM in News
MCV Awards 2016 set for March 3rd

MCV Awards 2016 set for March 3rd

PAY ATTENTION: The MCV Awards will take place slightly earlier next year.

on Aug 20th 2015 at 10:39AM in News

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Gearbox declared full Duke Nukem owner as 3D Realms dispute is put to bed

Gearbox declared full Duke Nukem owner as 3D Realms dispute is put to bed

The long running feud between Gearbox and 3D Realms is officially over.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 20th 2015 at 10:29AM in News
Fallout boy: Bethesda's Pete Hines on the biggest 12 months in the publisher's history

Fallout boy: Bethesda's Pete Hines on the biggest 12 months in the publisher's history

At E3 2014, Bethesda told MCV that it had never announced a game at the LA show before.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 20th 2015 at 10:20AM in News
Read about why there's been a recent wave of 1990s games nostalgia in this week's MCV

Read about why there's been a recent wave of 1990s games nostalgia in this week's MCV

As a Resident Evil 2 remake is announced, we look at why the games industry is going back to the 1990s. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Aug 20th 2015 at 10:00AM in News
Augmented reality start-up CastAR raises $15m

Augmented reality start-up CastAR raises $15m

Augmented reality firm CastAR has raised more than $15m in a Series A funding round.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 20th 2015 at 6:26AM in News
Final Fantasy VII arrives for iOS devices

Final Fantasy VII arrives for iOS devices

Final Fantasy VII is now available for iPhones and iPads on the Apple App Store, Square Enix has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 20th 2015 at 4:54AM in News
UPDATE: Limited quantities of Fallout 4 Pip-Boy Edition restocked for US

UPDATE: Limited quantities of Fallout 4 Pip-Boy Edition restocked for US

Bethesda has announced Fallout 4 Pip-Boy Edition is back in stock on its store in limited quantities.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 19th 2015 at 10:33PM in News
Hearthstone's Grand Tournament arrives next week

Hearthstone's Grand Tournament arrives next week

What will probably be the most transformative update yet for Blizzard’s Hearthstone finally has a release date.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 19th 2015 at 4:08PM in News
Splatoon Esports Tournament Series Launched In Japan, As US Receives Transformers Splatfest

Splatoon Esports Tournament Series Launched In Japan, As US Receives Transformers Splatfest

Splatoon has legitimately become eSports, as Tokaigi Game Show has revealed a major tournament series in Japan.

on Aug 19th 2015 at 3:48PM in News
FEATURE: Drugs are a problem, but not just for eSports' integrity and image

FEATURE: Drugs are a problem, but not just for eSports' integrity and image

The shockwaves of Kory "Semphis" Friesen's innocuous doping confession are still shuddering their way through the eSports industry this week.

Chris Higgins
by Chris Higgins
on Aug 19th 2015 at 3:14PM in News