Archive - Matt Martin

European Editor

Matt Martin joined GamesIndustry in 2006 and was made editor of the site in 2008. With over ten years experience in journalism, he has written for multiple trade, consumer, contract and business-to-business publications in the games, retail and technology sectors.

Twitter: @m_spitz

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16 Game On: The Winners of 2013

Opinion 3 months ago From grassroots to giant robots - who ended the year at the top of their game?

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38 Game Over: The Losers of 2013

Opinion 3 months ago You charge too little and you charge too much for your games - and you want to own our living rooms? Here are the stumbles of the past 12 months

8 FIFA 14 is UK Xmas number one

3 months ago Publisher EA claims 14th seasonal No.1 in 28 years

Russian MMO publisher Mail.ru to axe 50 jobs

3 months ago Company to close Hamburg office early next year

2 ARM acquires game lighting specialist Geomerics

4 months ago Tech behind Need for Speed Rivals, EVE, BF4 snapped up by microprocessor giant

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GameHorizon 2014: First speakers announced, early bird tickets go on sale

4 months ago Grab tickets now for 180, plus student and start-up discounts; Remedy Entertainment's Matias Myllyrinne and NaturalMotion's Torsten Reil to speak

5 Telltale confirms Game of Thrones project

4 months ago Developer creating episodic games in collaboration with HBO

20 From Japan to Finland: Indies flock to Xbox One

4 months ago Microsoft reveals 32 teams signed up for independent publishing programme on new console

5 Amazon game discounting creeps up year-on-year during Black Friday

4 months ago Call of Duty: Ghosts discount doubled over two years, top 20 sellers were all current generation

20 Sony: "350 is not considered huge any more"

4 months ago Tech markets have changed perception of price and adoption, says Gara

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In Pictures: Sony's PlayStation 4 Launches in London

4 months ago Watch the UK PS4 launch live from Covent Garden

3 UK Xbox One first week sales double Xbox 360

4 months ago Day one FIFA 14 bundle powers EA game to top of the charts

5 Apple confirms acquisition of Kinect maker PrimeSense

4 months ago Deal reportedly worth $360 million

2 Sony looks to make $250m entertainment cuts

4 months ago Hirai makes the case for keeping the business intact; but Lynton adds "no cost is too sacred to cut"

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37 Crytek's Ryse: Son of Rome bores reviewers

4 months ago Critical Consensus: Forza 5, Killer Instinct, Ryse, Crimson Dragon and Dead Rising 3 pulled apart by critics

4 EA claims one in three PS4 launch titles

4 months ago Consumers buying three games per console according to chief financial officer

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15 Exclusive games decide console purchase for UK consumers

5 months ago Poll of over 2,450 hardcore gamers puts games ahead of price; media functionality the least important factor

TinyCo secures $20m funding

5 months ago ArenaNet co-founder Mike O'Brien joins board of mobile studio

3 Team 17 returns to third-party publishing

5 months ago Just A Pixel's Light to be first title from company in almost twenty years

14 Xbox One and PS4 "too limited" for Oculus Rift creator

5 months ago VR headset needs to iterate yearly - consoles specs aren't flexible enough, says Palmer

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9 Square Enix: 'Games as a service' doesn't resonate with players

5 months ago FFXIV has focused the whole company during period of overhaul, says CEO

38 Xbox One won't play games on day one without mandatory update

5 months ago What can be done with the system out of the box? "Nothing. You need the day one update."

London Games Conference: Get your discount code here

5 months ago Next week's event to feature GAME, Twitter, Facebook, Google, Sony and more

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1 SuperAwesome network outpacing online virtual worlds

5 months ago "This new generation of kids is very different. They are going to disrupt a lot of our landscape"

16 Call of Duty: Ghosts sales pass $1 billion worldwide

5 months ago Activision expects Ghosts to be most successful next-gen launch "by a wide margin"