Report News

advertisement

Recent Tags

Report: FEAR 3 dev lays off 95 percent of unannounced Silent Scope revival team

By Xav de Matos, Dec 02, 2011 6:00pm PST

F.E.A.R. 3 developer Day 1 Studios has been reportedly forced to lay off 95 percent of one of its development teams due to a publishing agreement with Konami that went south.

READ MORE >

"No, it's 95% of the Silent Scope project team, not 95% of Day One."

- the archvile see all 16 comments

Report: Zynga's aggressive corporate culture bleeds talent, risks company future

By Xav de Matos, Nov 28, 2011 3:15pm PST

With Zynga's IPO expected to finally go live, reports suggest the company is at a crossroads that may negatively impact its future.

READ MORE >

"And you didn't even touch on what is probably the largest single segment of their employee base: ..."

- Professer12 see all 23 comments

Report: Halo 4, Halo Anniversary leaked

By Steve Watts, Jun 06, 2011 8:25am PDT

A brief site update on Microsoft's official site this morning seems to have leaked some games planned for the show: among them was Halo 4, and Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary.

READ MORE >

"clearly they are going to redesign the game completely in a re-release."

- maulla see all 13 comments

March NPD: 3DS launch-o-rama

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 15, 2011 11:45am PDT

Sales-o-facts in NPD's first monthly report since the Nintendo 3DS launched include word that the handheld was out-sold by regular DSs.

READ MORE >

"Right, because Sony and Microsoft haven't already set the bar high for overpriced electronics..."

- Mommar see all 8 comments

Guitar Hero III tops list of this generation's best selling games

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 25, 2011 6:15am PDT

The top ten highest-grossing retail titles of "this generation" have been ranked, a list dominated by Call of Duty and rhythm games.

READ MORE >

"I genuinely don't know what to say if you prefer Neversoft's GH3 charts to Harmonix' RB1 or GH2 ..."

- Deathlove see all 27 comments

Report: Apple to unveil iPad 2 on March 2

By Steve Watts, Feb 23, 2011 5:30pm PST

Rumors are swirling that Apple is set to introduce a new iPad model at an upcoming event. Reportedly, the iPad 2 will be the highlight of Apple's upcoming March 2 gathering...

READ MORE >

Report: New 'Packaged' Assassin's Creed Coming Sometime This Year; Details in May

By Xav de Matos, Feb 14, 2011 3:00pm PST

With word that Assassin's Creed Brotherhood has shipped a cool 6.5 million units since launching worldwide, it appears that Ubisoft isn't ready to...

READ MORE >

"I'm somewhat surprised that ac2:bro is getting similar ratings to the first ac2. I found it much ..."

- sweetnutz see all 20 comments

Report: 48% of PC Games Bought in 2009 Were Digital Downloads

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 21, 2010 8:00am PDT

[Update - 10:20] We've removed a misunderstanding from our reading of the report. Digital distribution accounted for 48% of PC games sold in the...

READ MORE >

"I like this idea. I'm a big fan of Steam, but I'd love to see someone else take a crack at ..."

- PlayfulPuppy see all 84 comments

Video Game Marketing Advice, Criticisms

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 02, 2010 1:42pm PST

"Showcase actual gameplay footage" is one of the core pieces of advice in a free new report by marketing agency Blitz criticising the overall...

READ MORE >

"I trust him as well since unlike the others he don't just follow them and rank bad games high ..."

- Twin--Sword see all 33 comments

EA Readying 'Popular and Fun' Kindle Games, Reportedly Working on New Apple Tablet

By Chris Faylor, Jan 21, 2010 9:50am PST

As rumors of Apple unveiling a new tablet device next week continue to swirl, The Wall Street Journal reports that video game colossus Electronic...

READ MORE >

"I'll have to patent my "Ritalin Dispenser" for the Apple Tablet right now :)"

- Lukiopimp see all 6 comments

Study Finds 8.5% of U.S. Youth Addicted to Games

By Chris Faylor, Apr 20, 2009 7:08pm PDT

An Iowa State University and National Institute on Media and the Family (NIMF) study has concluded that 8.5% of its 1,178 U.S. participants, aged...

READ MORE >

"should be one question "have you ever sucked a d@!& for latest mario game?""

- Squiffel see all 42 comments

Game Sales Overtake DVD, Blu-ray in 2008

By Chris Faylor, Jan 26, 2009 10:16am PST

Global video game sales in 2008 brought in more than global DVD and Blu-ray sales combined, according to worldwide marketing researcher Media...

READ MORE >

"I didn't realize movie studios were printing money. I was actually under the assumption they ..."

- hillemania see all 10 comments

Smartphones Used More For Games Than Business Applications, Claims NPD Report

By Chris Faylor, Nov 11, 2008 8:58am PST

"More smartphone owners are playing games than using business related applications on their device," claims a new report from marketing research...

READ MORE >

Report: Games to Outsell DVDs, CDs in 2008

By Chris Faylor, Nov 05, 2008 10:50am PST

Furthering the eternal struggle between games and other forms of entertainment, a new report from research firm Verdict predicts that the UK retail...

READ MORE >

"Well, Actually I would think Piracy Takes a bigger chunk out of movie and music sales then it ..."

- fcm420 see all 3 comments

Report: Gaming Is Really Good For the Kids

By Blake Ellison, Oct 16, 2008 2:03pm PDT

It's a good day for surveys, as the latest one from Yahoo! women's site Shine and Sony came back with a bunch of numbers showing that gaming is...

READ MORE >

"and here I was thinking I was being bad by playing video games all the time. Maybe I should just ..."

- bstrad see all 5 comments