Category Archives: Spain
Tue, Feb 26, 2013 | 02:49 GMT
Nintendo has nominated four problematic territories in an appeal to the US government to counter video game piracy.
Mon, Sep 17, 2012 | 13:18 BST
Free-to-play games accounted for half of Europe’s game acquisitions across the last twelve months, a new survey has found.
Tue, Jun 19, 2012 | 15:08 BST
Spanish website Revogamers is reporting that THQ will cease distribution of its titles in Spain and Italy. German firm, Koch Media, is taking over distribution duties of THQ-published titles in the regions from this summer, including responsibility of the publisher’s back-catalogue and future games, which includes Darksiders II in August and Metro: Last Light early next year.
Mon, Jun 04, 2012 | 01:07 BST
GameStop-family retailers across Australia, New Zealand and several European nations will begin selling PlayStation Network games and DLC in-store.
Wed, May 23, 2012 | 15:22 BST
Shigeru Miyamoto has been awarded the Prince of Asturia Award of Communications and Humanities in Spain.
Mon, Apr 16, 2012 | 11:00 BST
GAME’s stores in the Iberian region – that’s Spain and Portugal – have been saved by an OpCapita-backed investment company known as Cherrilux Investments.
Thu, Mar 08, 2012 | 09:23 GMT
Mon, Oct 03, 2011 | 07:43 BST
Sony has confirmed that Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception will utilise the PlayStation Network Pass program. The game will come packaged with a unique single-use code to unlock online functionality.
Sat, Jul 16, 2011 | 19:12 BST
Variety is reporting that Netflix is planning to expand its streaming service into the UK and Spain during Q1 2012. Netflix CEO Reed Hastings said back in the spring the firm had plans for a “third wave of international expansion” during early 2012. If the report is accurate, it’s a possibility the service will finally be made available on consoles in both countries. Thanks, VentureBeat.
Fri, Jun 10, 2011 | 16:22 BST
The National Police in Spain have arrested three suspected members of the hacktivist group Anonymous, and according to the Spanish Policia Nacional website, one of the people arrested was hosting a server out of their home which supported DDoS attacks on businesses, websites, financial institutions and government agencies around the globe – as well as the website for the PlayStation Store.
Wed, May 18, 2011 | 19:38 BST
A March 2011 study conducted by Distimo and Newzoo, surveyed iOS users living in the US and six countries in Europe, and found that 63 million iOS users are downloading 5 million games on a daily basis.
Fri, Apr 22, 2011 | 14:08 BST
Microsoft is looking for three people to be an on-the-ground Xbox representative at the ultimate party destination, in Ibiza, Spain: the Ibiza Rocks Hotel.
Tue, Mar 15, 2011 | 02:29 GMT
Sony Ericsson has released a new trailer in its thumb-transplant series of Xperia Play ads, and confirmed an April 1 European release.
Tue, Feb 15, 2011 | 21:35 GMT
The ESA has named Brazil, China, France, Italy and Spain as the five countries with “extraordinarily high” levels of online game piracy.
Tue, Feb 15, 2011 | 11:04 GMT
Wed, Jan 19, 2011 | 08:11 GMT
According to a recently-held press conference for the Iberica region – the part in Europe containing Spain and Portugal – Nintendo sold 1.3 million combined units of DS and Wii hardware in the area last year.
Wed, Sep 01, 2010 | 11:04 BST
Microsoft has confirmed that Kinect voice recognition won’t be switched on for mainland Europe until spring 2011.
Sat, May 01, 2010 | 18:02 BST
Edelman, the PR Agency for Microsoft, has announced through its Twitter account that come May 3, the Xbox 360 will see a price cut in Spain.
Tue, Nov 24, 2009 | 11:07 GMT
The EU PS Blog is now available in Spanish, for Spanish people and Spanish speakers everywhere. Bienvenidos, etc.
That’s it, pretty much. Three bods from SCEE called Manuelito, Monica and Francisco are running it.
Wed, Nov 11, 2009 | 19:55 GMT
ASEFOSAM, the largest organization of plumbers in Spain, has honored Mario by inducting him as an honorary member of the group.
Yes, we’re serious.
The group says that the image of plumbers worldwide has benefited from Mario, thus making their esteem higher in the public’s eyes.
Good for them, and Mario.
Press Release in Spanish and English is below.