Tag Archives: tv

Future PS3 show tops PSN download rankings

The free-to-view PlayStation Access TV show is a success.The weekly programme from Future Publishing has amassed over 14,500 Facebook fans since it launched and has become the most popular free download on the PlayStation Network. Episode one of PlayStation Access TV went live in late September after Future’s paid-for show …

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Sony’s 3D gaming TV pushed into 2012

The chances of Sony’s PS3 ready 3D games monitor arriving in the UK this side of Christmas have effectively been ruled out. The unit was first announced at this year’s E3 in June. "We have been informed by our supplier that there will be a delay in obtaining stock for …

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BF3 vs MW3: Which captured the largest TV audience?

Both EA’s Battlefield 3 and Activision’s Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 have been battling to win the hearts and minds of the gaming universe all year with extensive TV campaigns. The chart below demonstrates the cumulative views from males aged between 16 and 34 years old to each campaign. …

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MCV GameTime: Industry TV advertising monitor (wk ending October 30th)

We look at recent TV advertising activity for games and reveal which titles had the most exposure on TV in October. This is provided by specialist communication firm Generation Mediawhich focuses on the entertainment and leisure industries. Games and consoles advertising peaked for the year-to-date with 994 individual TVRs during …

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MCV GameTime: Industry TV advertising monitor (wk ending October 23rd)

We look at recent TV advertising activity for games and find out how Grand Theft Auto could affect the games advertising market next year. This is provided by specialist communication firm Generation Mediawhich focuses on the entertainment and leisure industries. Games and consoles advertising pressure during the week ending October …

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MCV GameTime: Industry TV advertising monitor (wk ending October 16th)

We look at recent TV advertising activity for games and the leading campaigns for the week ending October 16th year-on-year. This is provided by specialist communication firmGeneration Mediawhich focuses on the entertainment and leisure industries. Further week-on-week growth (62 per cent) saw games and consoles ads produce 732 individual TVRs. …

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MCV GameTime: Industry TV advertising monitor (wk ending Sept 25th)

We look at recent TV advertising activity for games and the leading campaigns from September. This is provided by specialist communication firmGeneration Mediawhich focuses on the entertainment and leisure industries. Another week of year-on-year decline has resulted in the year-to-date growth figure being revised downwards again to 13 per cent. …

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Sony recalls 1.6 million LCD TVs

Just moments after it confessed to another breach of its PlayStation Network, Sony has this morning suffered a second knock. Reuters reports that the company is to recall over 1.5m LCD TVs after serious electrical problems. Sony Corp will recall 1.6m LCD televisions worldwide after several incidents of TV sets …

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VIDEO: Fans delight at new PS3 TV ad

Sony’s not shy of going a bit leftfield for its PlayStation ads, but its latest TV spot for PS3 in the US is pure fan service. The likes of Solid Snake (Metal Gear Solid), Kratos (God of War), Ezio (Assassin’s Creed), Chell (Portal), Agent 47 (Hitman), Nathan Drake (Uncharted), Lightening …

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