Tag Archives: wedbush morgan
Tue, Apr 09, 2013 | 08:39 BST
Wedbush Morgan analyst Michael Pachter has explained in a new interview why he feels Nintendo will never return to its glory days and why the Japanese giant is no longer a good investment.
Thu, Feb 21, 2013 | 13:16 GMT
PS4′s reveal was “truly impressive”, according to industry analyst Michael Pachter and his colleagues at Wedbush Morgan. Pachter sent his firm’s report to VG247 this morning, sharing the firm’s insight into Sony’s event.
Mon, Feb 11, 2013 | 11:28 GMT
Michael Pachter has placed the UK games retail sector as ‘a joke’, in relation to companies pricing games lower than the competition in bid to claim the high street.
Thu, Dec 06, 2012 | 20:30 GMT
During a talk at the Game Monetization Summit analyst Michael Pachter said he doesn’t see Wii U being supported once next gen systems come out; plus, he thinks its possible Activision will buy a majority stake in Take-tow if not buy it outright,
Wed, Aug 01, 2012 | 23:25 BST
Thu, Jul 12, 2012 | 14:05 BST
2.1 million games were sold at retail in the UK throughout June, down more than 40 percent on the same month in 2011, while revenue raised by UK stores was down from £78.4 million to £48.4 million, a drop of 38 percent.
The number one selling game in June was Ubisoft’s Ghost Recon: Future Soldier, followed by LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes, which has so far spent three consecutive weeks at the top of the UK charts.
The grim sales figures come as Wedbush Morgan analyst, Michael Pachter, predicted that US sales during June will be down by around 34% year-on-year.
Tue, Jul 10, 2012 | 18:22 BST
The director of worldwide technology at Square Enix believes that Sony and Microsoft’s decision to let the current generation of consoles approach its eighth year has been a costly mistake.
Tue, Jul 10, 2012 | 03:19 BST
When the NPD Group releases its June sales report later this week, Michael Pachter isn’t banking on good news.
Tue, Jul 03, 2012 | 04:58 BST
Tue, Jun 19, 2012 | 05:51 BST
Mon, Jun 11, 2012 | 23:18 BST
According to Wedbush Morgan analyst Michael Pachter, Nintendo must price its next-gen console lower than $300 (£190) per unit or else it may not be able to stand a chance at retail.
Mon, May 28, 2012 | 08:46 BST
Michael Pachter has said incentives to put DLC on the disc from before the game’s launch is “plain greed”.
Mon, May 21, 2012 | 04:49 BST
Industry analyst Michael Pachter has clarified what he meant by saying that blocking used games isn’t in platform holders’ best interests, suggesting it would be tantamount to suicide for any hardware manufacturer.
Mon, May 07, 2012 | 07:34 BST
For the past few years, each Call of Duty release has established new sales records. Will Black Ops 2 do the same this November?
Fri, Apr 27, 2012 | 15:02 BST
Michael Pachter has joined in with that ever growing E3 conga line by sticking his neck out on a pre-show Grand Theft Auto V blowout.
Tue, Apr 17, 2012 | 23:52 BST
Industry analyst Michael Pachter has warned that the Wii U’s success may hinge on third-party support – an area in which Nintendo has traditionally failed to triumph.
Tue, Apr 10, 2012 | 03:29 BST
Wedbush Morgan analyst Michael Pachter expects a grim result in this week’s NPD report – but expects a PlayStation 3 price cut this year.
Wed, Mar 28, 2012 | 23:31 BST
Following rumours that Sony’s next console will block used games, industry analyst Michael Pachter has warned this could have dire repercussions for the platform.
Mon, Mar 12, 2012 | 11:32 GMT
Wii U won’t be the popular juggernaut Nintendo thinks it will, Michael Pachter has said, adding the firm has “Dreamcast themselves”.
Tue, Jan 24, 2012 | 00:26 GMT
Wedbush Morgan analyst Michael Pachter believes that cloud gaming won’t kill consoles altogether, but that Nintendo is most likely to suffer through the transition.