Category Archives: UK
Tue, Oct 22, 2013 | 12:23 BST
Forza Motorsport 5 developer Turn10 has published a batch of screens showing off its digital rendition of the UK’s Top Gear test track.
Tue, Oct 22, 2013 | 11:36 BST
Tales of Symphonia Chronicles has been dated for the UK and Europe, along with details and images of the game’s collector’s edition.
Sat, Oct 19, 2013 | 21:50 BST
Assassin’s Creed franchise has sold over 6.6 million units in the UK, says Ubisoft’s UK brand manager
Assassin’s Creed as a franchise has sold over 6.6 million units in the UK, Ubisoft’s UK brand manager Omebline Wallon has told MCV.
Thu, Oct 17, 2013 | 23:34 BST
The UK government has selected online retailer Green Man Gaming and Moshi Monsters developer Mind Candy for inclusion in its Future Fifty list. According to MCV, the list is designed to help upcoming companies towards an initial public offering by matching them with financial incentives and services appropriate to their status. To qualify, companies must have an annual net revenue with a run-rate of at least £10m over the coming year, and have increased net revenue by at east 30% year-on-year in the last two years. Congratulations to both companies on this acknowledgment of their success.
Thu, Oct 17, 2013 | 15:28 BST
Thu, Oct 17, 2013 | 16:23 BST
Call of Duty: Ghosts was dropped by UK retailer ShopTo recently, over a dispute surrounding shipping dates. The retailer has now decided to stock the shooter again, and has issued a statement online. Read it here.
Thu, Oct 17, 2013 | 11:06 BST
Watch Dogs has been delayed into 2014 and retailer Amazon UK is said to have contacted pre-order customers to offer them alternative PS4 bundles. Some of Sony’s console packs were set to be packaged in a branded Watch Dogs box with a copy of the game inside. Check out the alternate titles here.
Thu, Oct 17, 2013 | 11:36 BST
PlayStation 4 will be playable at 62 GAME stores across the UK, starting this month. You can try out some of the launch-line up during the lock-in events. Find out when they’re happening in your area here.
Mon, Oct 14, 2013 | 18:41 BST
Xbox One is being showcased to the UK public as part of Microsoft’s ‘The One Tour’ through October and November. Dates for London and Manchester events have been confirmed.
Mon, Oct 14, 2013 | 12:05 BST
Amazon UK has turned 15 today and to celebrate, the online retailer has listed its ten best-selling multi-format games since launch.
Mon, Oct 14, 2013 | 10:32 BST
Sonic: Lost World is the star attraction in Nintendo’s weekly Wii U and 3DS eShop release list. We’ve got the full list of this week’s new additions here.
Mon, Oct 14, 2013 | 10:19 BST
IGN’s parent company Ziff Davis International has appointed former CBS Interactive vice-president and UK managing director Geoff Inns. He joins the company as its new VP and MD. It should also be noted that CBS Interactive is Gamespot’s parent company.
Mon, Oct 14, 2013 | 09:56 BST
Football Manager 2014 developer Sports Interactive has posted a new dev diary that shows the game’s match engine in action.
Mon, Oct 14, 2013 | 10:45 BST
GTA 5 has risen to the top of the UK charts once more, following defeat at the hands of FIFA 14. Newcomers Pokémon X & Y and Beyond: Two Souls have fared well but haven’t managed to topple Rockstar and EA’s battle for first.
Fri, Oct 11, 2013 | 13:08 BST
The Legend of Zelda: Wind Waker HD’s release has sparked a 685% leap in Wii U hardware sales across the UK, according to a fresh report.
Fri, Oct 11, 2013 | 12:28 BST
PlayStation Plus members have free downloads of Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance, Remember Me and more to look forward to in November. Sony has just published its full list of freebies.
Fri, Oct 11, 2013 | 13:19 BST
Xbox One will appear at many GAME stores across Britain weeks before Microsoft’s console goes on sale. The company has sent us details of store lock-ins happening throughout the country starting October 14.
Fri, Oct 11, 2013 | 11:14 BST
Final Fantasy producer Yoshinori Kitase has suggested that European games are confined to an American style, and would like to see games from different regions defined by their own culture and styles.
Fri, Oct 11, 2013 | 12:01 BST
Wii U’s lukewarm sales are not down to the console’s price tag, but rather a lack of understanding among parents – specifically mums – Nintendo UK has suggested.
Thu, Oct 10, 2013 | 21:26 BST
Xbox One is expected to outsell PlayStation 4 this holiday season, at least according to UK chain John Lewis’ head tech buyer Jonathan Marsh.