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2012 started brightly for games and consoles TV advertising. The first two full weeks produced remarkable year-on-year growth (52 per cent and 2,498 per cent).
Yes, says CEO Simon Fox, but there will be sacrifices. Christopher Dring visits HMV’s offices to find out how its attitude towards gaming has changed.
Commuters exploring ruins, a spa transforming into a boxing ring and a picnic that becomes a war – Sony continues its cinematic flair for platform launch ads.
Ubisoft has canned its licensed music game Strictly Come Dancing.
Sony’s PlayStation Vita will get a hefty functionality update this week ahead of its US and European launch later in the month.
Video games has become the second fastest growing TV advertising market in the UK, behind office equipment.
The average price of a boxed video game falls by almost a quarter after just 30 days on sale.
3D technology in the home has yet to achieve mass penetration in any sector. Sales of compatible TVs may be increasing, but they have yet to claim a majority of households.
Tomorrow will see the launch of Start, a new YouTube games channel by IGN Entertainment and TV producers Shine Group.
A welcome step towards open digital data has been made, with new regular UK XBLA and PSN download charts in the works.
The games industry is changing, and with it the jobs market.
Games and consoles TV advertising focused heavily on the broader family market in the week leading up to Christmas, as demonstrated by these Top Ten campaigns.
MCV is delighted to be the first to congratulate Andy Payne on tonight being awarded an OBE in the New Year's Honours List.
There’s no end to the list of adversities the games industry had to fend off in the last 12 months to ensure a prosperous 2011.
We all know which games you liked the most this year – we only have to look at the charts to figure that out. But what about the people that ...
A brand new cinematic trailer for Activision’s Transformers: Fall of Cybertron that glimpses at the drama contained in the new action title has been released.
Retailers are expecting overall market decline but are still optimistic.
What was the biggest event of 2011? What is games retail hoping for in 2012? MCV speaks to retailers nationwide in its annual retail survey...
A new website has launched that allows gamers to compare the trade-in prices offered by retailers for specific video games.
EA is doing everything it can to give its powerhouse games release FIFA 12 to the top of the UK Christmas games charts.
This has been a tough year for traditional games handhelds.
Active anti-games campaigner and Labour MP Keith Vaz has raised his fourth early day motion aimed at quelling the effect of violent games, this time targeting Activision’s Modern Warfare 3.