Category Archives: America
Tue, Jul 30, 2013 | 09:50 BST
Fri, Jul 19, 2013 | 08:00 BST
The 3DS was the clear winner at US retail this month, taking the top hardware spot and three slots on the software charts, including second place.
Sat, Jul 13, 2013 | 15:45 BST
Nintendo of America has updated the StreetPass Mii Plaza application which adds adds touch-screen controls, a new layout and four new games available for purchase.
Fri, Jul 12, 2013 | 14:17 BST
League of Legends player Justin Carter, who was arrested by Texas authorities in February for “threatening” to shoot up an elementary school on Facebook, has been let out of jail on bail.
Tue, Jul 09, 2013 | 14:39 BST
Sony has released the May 2013 PSN Top Sellers charts for both the US and UK, and The Last of Us topped the US combined charts and the Full PS3 game downloads chart in Europe.
Mon, Jul 01, 2013 | 16:01 BST
The Evil Within creator Shinji Mikami has suggesting that Japanese studios take less risks than those in the West, and that you won’t find many publishers in Japan investing over $30 million into one title.
Mon, Jul 01, 2013 | 15:39 BST
The Museum of Design Atlanta, along with Georgia Tech’s Digital Media Program, is to host the XYZ: Alternative Voices in Game Design exhibition. The exhibition aims to highlight the work of female game artists and designers.
Sat, Jun 29, 2013 | 18:43 BST
Pokémon Trading Card Game and video game players will vie for the 2013 Pokémon US National Championship title next week in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Thu, Jun 27, 2013 | 14:46 BST
Tue, Jun 18, 2013 | 10:39 BST
The NPD Group has released its monthly report on retail sales in the US, showing very little movement in the software chart but strong performances from Nintendo and up-and-coming publisher Deep Silver.
Thu, Jun 13, 2013 | 16:57 BST
During its E3 investors meeting yesterday, Nintendo president and CEO Satoru Iwata said Animal Crossing: New Leaf set a record for launch day sales through the eShop in the US.
Mon, Jun 10, 2013 | 09:27 BST
The Centers for Disease Control has been charged by US President Barack Obama to investigate the role of videogames in acts of gun violence. Findings from the study will be presented in 3-5 years.
Fri, Jun 07, 2013 | 14:11 BST
Sony has released the May 2013 PSN Top Sellers charts for both the US and UK, and Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon topped the US combined charts and the PSN chart in Europe.
Fri, Jun 07, 2013 | 04:53 BST
The NPD Group believes total spend among US game consumers has not declined since 2012 despite depressing result at retail, thanks to growing digital spend.
Thu, Jun 06, 2013 | 20:42 BST
Perfect World Entertainment and Cryptic Studios have announced the formation of Cryptic North, a new division of Cryptic Studios led by director Russell Williams.
Thu, Jun 06, 2013 | 02:36 BST
There are more consumers in the “free and mobile gamer” category than any other gaming segment in the US, according to the NPD Group.
Tue, Jun 04, 2013 | 21:57 BST
Sony has updated the North American end of the PS Store and PS Plus. Full update below.
Tue, May 21, 2013 | 21:31 BST
Jesse Divnich, industry analyst for EEDAR has weighed in on Xbox One’s reveal by providing his thought on the new console in an industry letter.
Mon, May 20, 2013 | 12:49 BST
Nintendo’s Wii U sale woes could be continuing, according to a batch of allegedly leaked NPD sales figures currently doing the rounds. Wedbush Morgan analyst Michael Pachter has suggested that the numbers are mostly accurate. If true, then only 38,000 Wii U consoles were sold across North America in April.
Fri, May 17, 2013 | 09:29 BST
NetherRealm’s first non-Mortal Kombat game performed well at retail in the US during April, topping the charts as the best-selling title in an otherwise lacklustre month.