Tag Archives: amazon
Thu, Jul 25, 2013 | 04:40 BST
Fri, Jul 12, 2013 | 00:03 BST
Amazon has already sold through its initial allocation stock of both PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.
Mon, Jul 01, 2013 | 08:51 BST
Amazon is throwing a couple of tasty sales at the moment, including a huge summer sale for Mac and PC games.
Wed, Jun 26, 2013 | 10:29 BST
OUYA consoles have sold out at Amazon and GameStop, just a day after the Android-powered console launched across the UK and North America.
Tue, Jun 25, 2013 | 10:31 BST
Gran Turismo 6 pre-orders are now open at Amazon, and with it you get $1 million of in-game credit, along with four bonus cars from the start. Developer Polyphony Digital has released a new trailer that shows many of of the expensive cars you could buy with the money.
Mon, Jun 24, 2013 | 03:59 BST
Responding to Amazon’s November 27 release listing for the Xbox One, Microsoft has denied it has set an official launch date.
Fri, Jun 21, 2013 | 17:45 BST
Fri, Jun 21, 2013 | 19:01 BST
Amazon has announced its Video Games Store has broken a record, thanks to PS4 and Xbox One. According to a statement the retailer sent over, there was a 4,000% year-on-year increase in console pre-orders during E3. Granted, the only console that came out was Wii U and 3DS XL – but still. The firm said pre-orders for the two consoles have been twice that of all video games orders made during Black Friday 2012 – a massive day for any retailer normally. At its peak, customers pre-ordered 2,500 next-gen consoles a minute during E3.
Thu, Jun 20, 2013 | 13:20 BST
Xbox One has overtaken PS4 in Amazon UK’s pre-order charts after Microsoft announced it was ditching its DRM policy last night.
Thu, Jun 13, 2013 | 17:04 BST
Amazon has listed the Xbox One controller for the same price as the DualShock 4. The recommended retail price listed by Sony is $59/$59/€59/£54 and Amazon lists it for the same. The Xbox One controller is also listed for around the $60 mark. However, a Microsoft spokesperson has said retailers often list hardware for speculative prices and it has not announced a recommended price. Via Gamespot.
Thu, May 30, 2013 | 17:05 BST
Xbox One has been priced at a place-holder value of £599.99 at Amazon UK. The site is now accepting pre-orders, ahead of the official pricing reveal.
Fri, May 03, 2013 | 11:34 BST
Amazon has followed ASDA’s lead and has trimmed the cost of Nintendo’s 8GB Wii U model down to £149 on the nose. Both retailers have now cut the cost of Nintendo’s rig by £100 apiece.
Wed, May 01, 2013 | 13:08 BST
Lovefilm’s PS3 player is getting an update today across the UK and Germany, which adds and HD streaming option.
Wed, Feb 27, 2013 | 12:16 GMT
Wed, Feb 13, 2013 | 01:11 GMT
Amazon is holding a couple of gaming promotions, with about 2,000 items on sale. Thanks to Major Nelson, we can highlight a pretty good one of interest to many of you – 12 months subscription to Xbox Live Gold for $40, down from $60. A selection is available here, but scroll down to the bottom to browse the 138 pages of offers on software, peripherals and accessories. Most platforms are represented and titles range from indie treasures to classics to recent triple-A releases.
Tue, Feb 12, 2013 | 00:27 GMT
Some European Amazon customers have received Wii U copies of Scribblenauts Unlimited, according to RevoGamers. The 5th Cell game was delayed at the last minute, and Amazon’s policy of shipping for release date seems to have pre-empted Nintendo’s announcement. That the game shipped at all certainly backs up rumours of a last minute recall. The delay is still unexplained.
Tue, Jan 29, 2013 | 04:51 GMT
Mon, Jan 28, 2013 | 05:06 GMT
The Microsoft 5-Game Arcade/Indie Pack and the Settlers Bundle from Ubisoft are Amazon’s deals of the week, the first of which for $10 and the latter priced at $16.
Mon, Jan 28, 2013 | 00:49 GMT
The offer applies to physical Gold cards, with Amazon digital codes going for $40 and Best Buy having already sold out, reports Joystiq. Three-month Gold memberships are going for $21 on Amazon but stay at the full price of $25 at Best Buy, which is offering physical Halo 4 and Black Ops 2 12-month Gold membership cards for the $35 sale price, evening it out for some.
Tue, Jan 22, 2013 | 21:58 GMT
Amazon has expanded its In-App Purchasing to include PC, Mac, and web games. This should make things much easier for users to make in-game purchases when playing monetized games, and even better than you can look over your purchase history through your Amazon.com account. You can find out how mobile game developers will be using the new payment process through here. Thanks, Gamasutra.