Tag Archives: wedbush morgan
Wed, Aug 28, 2013 | 21:33 BST
Analysts have weighed-in on Nintendo’s 2DS announcement today, and while it seems to make commercial sense for the younger market, the firm still lacks a compelling games lineup, and mobile will still continue to cannibalize the portable market.
Thu, Jul 11, 2013 | 13:09 BST
IDC research manager Lewis Ward has said according to a survey conducted by the firm, purchase intent for Xbox One and PS4 isn’t as high as it could be in the US, but GTA 5 should tide consumers over until more games are released for next-gen.
Wed, Jul 03, 2013 | 00:36 BST
Thu, Jun 20, 2013 | 16:50 BST
Wedbush Morgan analyst Michael Pachter has said in an investor note that Xbox One has a better chance at competing with PS4 this holiday season now that Microsoft has changed its DRM policies. The analyst also doesn’t rule out a possible price cut should Sony’s console lead the retail charge with it’s lower price point.
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.
Mon, Jul 08, 2013 | 06:23 BST
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-Two 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.