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Sony Computer Entertainment America CEO Jack Tretton has admitted that he personally does not support the idea of potentially blocking the use of pre-owned games on next-gen consoles.
The money generated from overall game sales in the US during April has been estimated at a whopping $1bn.
Just weeks after telling MCV it will cut the store space dedicated to games, HMV has changed its mind.
Codemasters’ decision to abandon the shooter genre was made last September.
The games and consoles TV advertising market is at a five-year low. This market consists of six key sectors, and we’re going to look at which are responsible for the decline.
The launch of Prototype 2 helped the boxed market rise slightly over the prior week, with overall unit sales up five per cent to 441,401 games sold.
Labour MP and long-term opponent of the games industry Keith Vaz has tabled his FIFTH early day motion about violent video games.
Bolton-based PC gaming retailer Scan Computers International is selling a £21,000 PC – which doubles up as a desk.
MCV has teamed up with distributor Koch Media to kick off Independent Retail Month, starting with a list of 20 of the most successful UK indie games retailers.
Forget the recession: our depressed retail market is thanks to pressure from free apps and mobile games.
The female gamer is in decline, research has found.
Japanese social gaming giant Gree has acquired mobile game developer Funzio in a deal worth $210m.
The summer is almost upon and that means a drought for games retailers. With only a handful of big releases to keep us going until late August, sales are expected to dry ...
Generation Media looks at the year-on-year percentage change in video games advertising and sales of boxed titles.
Nintendo has stated that first party Wii U games will be available to buy digitally on the same day that they are released at retail.
75 per cent of PC download stores won’t make enough money to justify support from publishers, Gamefly says.
A new report from NPD has claimed that four out of ten gamers who have played a freemium game have gone on to make an in-game purchase.
This week we review the current state of the games and consoles TV advertising market in 2012 so far, in comparison to the previous five years.
Streaming games service provider OnLive has announced the addition of the 200th game to its subscription based PlayPack offer.
HMV’s games category manager Martin Baxter is to leave the retailer, MCV can reveal.
Organisers for the Ivor Novello Awards have abandoned its excellence in games audio prize
The games industry’s biggest names are currently plotting a path into one of the fastest growing regions in the world of modern gaming.
We compare last year's TV marketing activity for games retailers including Tesco, GAME and Sainsbury’s.
The Indian games industry is expected to grow by 38 per cent to Rs 18 billion ($359m) in 2012 and to a staggering Rs 46 billion ($917m) by 2016.