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OPINION: Why PlayStation VR is virtual reality’s first real test

In his latest regular column, former Sony Studio London and indie virtual reality developer Dave Ranyard talks about the imminent launch of PlayStation VR. So, this is it. Next week, Sony launches PlayStation VR. This is the first real consumer test of VR. Yes, we have had Oculus and Vive …

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OPM sponsors MCV’s 30 Under 30 2016

Recruitment specialist OPM is backing this year’s 30 Under 30. The full list, showcasing the 30 most promising individuals working in today’s UK games industry under the age of 30, will be revealed later today (Thursday, October 6th). 30 Under 30 will be available today in print, in our digital …

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eSports Industry Awards 2016: Vote now and get free Now TV trial

Three categories in the eSports Industry Awards 2016 will be decided by public voting. You can tell us who you think should in the eSports Journalist of the Year, eSports Photographer of the Year, and New eSports Game of the Year categories. Voting is open at the eSports Industry Awards …

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Everything you need to know about PlayStation VR

PlayStation’s virtual reality headset comes to market alongside a swathe of new accessories and consoles. MCV looks at what’s needed and what’s not ahead of the new hardware’s High Street launch. PS4 – 259, Out Now | PS4 Pro – 349, November 10th Both the normal PS4 and the PS4 …

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MCV Jobs Weekly: Comic Con organisers hire new COO

Tete joins MCM Central, VideoGamer lands junior content editor,Crossley joins Creative England andKonami’s Edwards moves to Sony. New COO for Comic Con organiser Board member Gital Tete has been appointed as COO of MCM Central, the firm behind London’s Comic Con, amongst other pop culture events. She will take from …

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OPINION: How are advertisers making the most of the mobile gaming revolution?

Generation Media digital media executive Sam Clutterbuck discusses how ad strategies have evolved alongside the boom in mobile gaming. The growth of mobile gaming in the past few years is hardly uncharted territory, but even to the most mobile savvy among us, the numbers are staggering. In 2013, eight per …

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XCOM 2 developer Firaxis on the game’s console invasion

2K Games is in the midst of what might be one of its busiest ever periods. The team is currently in the throws of launching seven games in six weeks, which began earlier in the month with the chart-topping BioShock: The Collection and will conclude at the end of October …

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Read our PlayStation VR special in this week’s MCV

As PlayStation VR comes to the market, MCV tells you everything you need to know about Sony’s virtual reality headset. We take a look at the new accessories and hardware and speak to PlayStation’s UK group marketing manager Tom Whitaker about the company’s plans for the launch of PSVR. We …

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MCV Jobs Weekly: Green Man Gaming hires new EVP of marketing

M&S and Nike vet joins online retailer, OXM’s Castle to run Xbox UK’s YouTube channel and a new head of business development at Heaven Media. New EVP of marketing at Green Man Gaming The online retailer has announced the hire of its new marketing boss. Murray Beckett (pictured, right) joins …

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MCV’s Christmas merchandise and accessories guide returns next month

We will once again be publishing our MCV Extra guide to all the best games-related goodies on the market in October. This guide will be perfect for retailers looking for what to stock as Q4 draws near. It will feature products from the biggest merchandise and accessories brands to sit …

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