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Xbox Series S confirmed by leaked controller

A white version of the Xbox Series X controller appeared online, pointing at more than one version of the next-gen Xbox console

By Marie Dealessandri

UK Charts: Nintendo Switch accounts for six of the Top Ten

Animal Crossing: New Horizons is back at No.1

By Christopher Dring

Destroy All Humans makes Top Three after 12-year absence | UK Charts

Ghost of Tsushima delivers third consecutive No.1

By Christopher Dring

Latest Retail articles

Pandemic has accelerated a number of long-term gaming trends

Reps from various market research firms and the head of the ESA discuss the shift to digital, esports, and the impact of an economic downturn on the next generation

By Brendan Sinclair

How to watch GamesIndustry.biz Live: State of Games today

The data-led event will talk about the impact of COVID-19 on markets around the world, plus details on the state of the business

By Christopher Dring

GAME sells its Belong brand to esports firm Vindex

GAME CEO Martyn Gibbs joins Vindex to oversee global expansion of esports arenas

By Christopher Dring

Find out how COVID-19 has impacted the video games market this week

State of Games is a free event as part of the GamesIndustry.biz Live series

By Christopher Dring

Ghost of Tsushima sells 2.4 million in three days

Sucker Punch's latest becomes Sony's fastest-selling new IP of the generation

By Brendan Sinclair

Ghost of Tsushima comfortably beats Paper Mario to No.1 | UK Charts

But Paper Mario: The Origami King enjoys the biggest launch in the series to date

By Christopher Dring

GameStop will require face masks for customers; reportedly won't enforce it

Employees say if customers refuse to wear masks, they are to complete transactions "quickly as possible"

By Rebekah Valentine

Reaching Chinese gamers through internet cafés

Green Man Gaming explains how its new partnership can help Western games firms crack the world's biggest market

By James Batchelor

F1 2020 overtakes The Last of Us Part 2 at No.1 | UK Charts

Codemasters licensed racing game enjoys its biggest launch since 2017

By Christopher Dring

Capcom says its game sales are 80% digital and rising

Publisher aiming to reduce physical media to just 10% of its game sales in the future

By Brendan Sinclair

Nintendo reportedly stops sale of digital download codes for EMEA retailers

Third-party digital titles, add-on content, and eshop funds will still be available in stores

By Rebekah Valentine

Microsoft closing its retail stores

Xbox maker closing 82 Microsoft Store locations, will run "Microsoft Experience Centers" in London, New York, Syndey, and Redmond

By Brendan Sinclair

The Last of Us Part 2 smashes sales records | UK Charts

It beats Uncharted 4 to become Sony's fastest-selling PS4 game

By Christopher Dring

CEX staff report concerns as stores re-open

Employees take issue with inconsistent rules, no quarantine period on trade-ins, no reduction in opening hours

By Brendan Sinclair

GameStop CEO: COVID-19 lockdowns drove wave of first-time gaming interest

Hardware sales, new loyalty sign-ups indicate that many picked up consoles for the first time in March, April

By Rebekah Valentine

GameStop preliminary financials expect Q1 net loss between $162m and $172m

Retailer closed 76% of international stores, all US stores temporarily in response to COVID-19

By Rebekah Valentine

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