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Microsoft moves E3 media briefing to Sunday

Xbox maker abandons traditional Monday morning time slot to kick off its E3 week on June 11 at 2 p.m.

PS4, Overwatch absolutely dominated games media coverage in 2016

Blizzard and Sony crushed opposition for column inches, says ICO Partners study

By Dan Pearson

"This move is long overdue" - Industry responds to E3 going public

Publishers and developers back ESA's move, but questions remain over price, the number of consumers and whether the show is suitable for them

By GamesIndustry Staff

Roundtable: E3 for Everyone?

The GI.biz team discusses the LA show opening its doors to 15,000 members of the public

By GamesIndustry Staff

Rocket League gets its own toy line

Zag Toys making a set of 12 pull-back racers to debut in stores this spring

Ubisoft: “Viewing habits change, marketing should too”

UK marketing boss Mark Slaughter on the unusual move to explore the facts behind Ghost Recon's fiction with its Wildlands documentary

By James Batchelor

The art of the surprise post-Christmas indie launch

Ben Esposito squeals on Tattletail's marketing strategy and why the devs ignored conventional wisdom

By Brendan Sinclair

Working with influencers: “The internet can smell disingenuity a mile off"

Space Ape's Simon Hade discusses the perks and pitfalls of working with YouTubers and streamers

By James Batchelor

Has Capcom saved Resident Evil?

The development team discusses VR, sales trends, horror and building one of the riskiest Resident Evil games to-date

By Christopher Dring

"Notorious $5000 deals with YouTubers and streamers will fade. It's a matter of honesty"

Loots co-founder Marc Fuehnen discusses the increasing need for transparency when marketing through influencers

By James Batchelor

GTA V secures 10th UK #1 - 174 weeks after release

Phenomenal staying power from Rockstar's crime caper

By Dan Pearson

How well did UK games retail perform in 2016?

Consoles, accessories and boxed games drop 15.8% to £1.78bn

By Christopher Dring

PlayStation reorganises European senior management team

Simon Rutter becomes COO and Tim Stokes named senior VP as president Jim Ryan stresses the importance of regional strength

By Christopher Dring

Summing up Windows Vista in a single word

10 Years Ago This Month: Microsoft launched its unpopular OS with a vision for PC gaming it's still trying to realize, and Apple unveiled the iPhone

By Brendan Sinclair

Media Molecule teams up with theatre group Punchdrunk

Collaborating on a performance arts-meets-gaming project related to Dreams

By Christopher Dring

Nintendo Switch conference gets late night start in the West

Full reveal for new console set for 5 a.m. CET January 13 / 8 p.m. Pacific January 12

Koch and Square Enix clarify review code policy

“We would never impose a blacklist or ban on any media for a review score”

By Christopher Dring

Game Jolt offers YouTubers, Twitch streamers 10% of game sales

New Partners program offers free games and revenue share for video or livestream promotion

By James Batchelor

15 years on: The story behind one of Xbox's most notorious TV ads

Harvey Eagle recalls the creation of the banned UK TV ad, Champagne

By Christopher Dring

ASA rules No Man's Sky advertising did not mislead consumers

Organisation believes procedurally generated nature of the game means all images and footage are representative of final product

By James Batchelor

Nintendo coming to US-based Universal theme parks

Orlando and Hollywood parks will join Osaka location in featuring publisher's famous brands

By Brendan Sinclair

Attention Seekers and Done + Dusted form new gaming live events business

AD+D set-up in Santa Monica to offer 'large-scale live entertainment' for games publishers and competitive gaming

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