Category Archives: Financials
Wed, Jul 31, 2013 | 13:02 BST
Microsoft’s Surface has made $853 million / £560 million which is less than the company has spent on marketing the tablet line and Windows 8 combined.
Wed, Jul 31, 2013 | 12:18 BST
Nintendo is believed to be working on measures that allow gamers to make Wii U and 3DS eShop purchases over mobile, according to a new report.
Wed, Jul 31, 2013 | 11:57 BST
Sega has posted its first-quarter financial report for the period ending June 30, 2013. The results show profits of ¥39 million and strong sales from Company of Heroes 2.
Thu, Aug 01, 2013 | 09:31 BST
Nintendo’s financials for the three months ending June 30 have shown flagging sales of ¥81.5 billion, with the total number of global Wii U hardware sales for the quarter at just 160,000.
Wed, Jul 31, 2013 | 14:38 BST
Take-Two has reported its financials for Q1 fiscal year 2014 and announced during a call to investors this evening that BioShock Infinite moved over 4 million units.
Tue, Jul 30, 2013 | 04:53 BST
Grasshopper Manufacture owner GungHo Entertainment is absolutely minting it off mobile favourite Puzzle & Dragons, but signs suggests the phenomenon is starting to fade.
Fri, Jul 26, 2013 | 16:14 BST
Activision Blizzard became an independent company last night, after it bought back the majority of its shares held by former parent company Vivendi which now, only holds a 12% stake. This is, according to Robert W. Baird & Co analyst Colin Sebastian, a “win-win-win” for all parties involved – despite a decrease in WoW subs.
Fri, Jul 26, 2013 | 08:23 BST
Zynga has announced its Q2 financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2013 and reports revenue of $231 million, down 31% year-over-year.
Tue, Jul 23, 2013 | 22:41 BST
Apple posted a healthy profit this quarter, although it notices decreased sales in two major sectors and made a lower gross margin than a year ago.
Wed, Jul 24, 2013 | 11:11 BST
EA has announced its financial results for first fiscal quarter ended June 30, 2013 and reports digital net revenue hit $482 million compared to $342 million year-over-year.
Fri, Jul 19, 2013 | 21:08 BST
Microsoft announced its full year and Q4 fiscal year 2013 results today, and the firm reported Q4 revenues of $19.9 billion for the period ending June 30, 2013. Full year revenue came in at $77.85 billion.
Fri, Jul 19, 2013 | 00:42 BST
Ubisoft has reported its Q1 financials for fiscal year 2014, and along with monetary earnings, the firm has also narrowed down the 2014 release windows for The Crew and Tom Clancy’s The Division.
Wed, Jul 10, 2013 | 08:46 BST
Sega is in the process of suing bankrupt publisher THQ to the tune of $941,710.93 over Company of Heroes 2 pre-orders on Steam.
Thu, Jun 27, 2013 | 10:26 BST
Atlus’ parent company Index has filed for civil rehabilitation proceedings as it faces bankruptcy. The troubled company may face restructure at the hands of creditors, which casts the game company’s future into doubt.
Wed, Jun 12, 2013 | 22:01 BST
During E3, EA held and investor’s meeting during which COO Peter Moore said the firm will be “aggressively getting after the preorder business” and will be also be focusing more on DLC as it provides a better average revenue per user allowing the company to get “$70, $80 or $90 from that customer,” in total after spending the initial $60 for a game.
Mon, Jun 10, 2013 | 20:23 BST
Analyst group EEDAR has deemed Microsoft’s pre-E3 2013 showcase a success that put to bed fears over Xbox One’s dedication to core gaming.
Wed, Jun 05, 2013 | 10:46 BST
Famitsu has collated all of the financial reports of Japan’s biggest games industry players to give an overview of the past financial year. The report found that the Japanese games market grew by 1.2%, and that Nintendo is facing a tough time with Wii U and a lack of big hits overseas.
Tue, Jun 04, 2013 | 09:27 BST
Crowd-funding site Kickstarter will headline this year’s Game Invest 2013 event at Eurogamer Expo on September 26. The event gives medium-to-small studios the chance to pitch their game concepts directly to investors and to network with industry names.
Tue, Jun 04, 2013 | 09:20 BST
Xbox One will retail at $399 at launch, while PS4 will run you $349, according to Wedbush Morgan Analyst Michael Pachter.
Wed, May 29, 2013 | 14:17 BST
Perfect World Co. Ltd has reported its Q1 financials for the period ending March 31, 2013 and the figures note a decline in profits, revenue and player base.