Category Archives: Trade
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Nvidia is planning to make its graphics tech available to smartphone and tablet manufacturers, putting it in competition with Qualcomm and opening the door to deals with Apple and Samsung.
Tue, Jun 18, 2013 | 23:17 BST
Activision has signed up with so many licensees that it now has double the partnerships it had last year, so expect Skylanders and Call of Duty merchandise in every store.
Tue, Jun 18, 2013 | 08:28 BST
The latest data on Australia’s game development community suggests the number of staff employed locally has dropped dramatically in recent years.
Tue, Jun 18, 2013 | 08:03 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.
Mon, Jun 17, 2013 | 21:52 BST
IO Interactive has announced today that it has laid off nearly half of its current workforce as part of a refocus on the Hitman series.
Thu, Jun 13, 2013 | 22:46 BST
Medal of Honor developer Danger Close has been disbanded, EA has confirmed, with DICE LA taking its place and serving a support role for the main Swedish studio.
Wed, Jun 12, 2013 | 18:41 BST
Atlus’ parent company, Index, is being investigated by Japanese authorities for shady bookkeeping practices, according to a NHK report.
Wed, Jun 12, 2013 | 15:07 BST
Tomodachi Collection: New Life continued its reign on the Media Create charts in Japan for the June 3-9 period, bringing it’s life-to-date sales to the 1,090,875 mark since its April 18 release. The only new title to grace the top 20 was Minecraft Xbox 360 Edition, and it debuted at 11. Hardware sale continued to decline. Charts are below.
Wed, Jun 12, 2013 | 01:04 BST
New whispers have sprung up regarding Jason West’s departure from Respawn Entertainment, suggesting a rift between the former Infinity Ward leader and his long-time colleagues Vince Zampella.
Fri, Jun 07, 2013 | 21:29 BST
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 | 05:57 BST
François Pelland has been named Ubisoft Quebec’s new executive director of development.
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.
Wed, Jun 05, 2013 | 14:30 BST
After being knocked off the top of the Media Create charts for two weeks straight, Tomodachi Collection: New Life is back on top with 59,104 units sold. Life-to-date, the 3DS title has moved 1,044,088 units since its April 18 release. All hardware was down for the period, with 3DS LL showing the largest drop – 28,807units over last week’s 40,651 units. The smallest drop came from 3DS which was only down 3DS two units over the prior week.
Full hardware and software charts are below.
Tue, Jun 04, 2013 | 09:41 BST
Mon, Jun 03, 2013 | 00:54 BST
Massive Chalice project lead Brad Muir has said he has a hard time believing “suits” know what gamers really want.