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Crash Bandicoot 4 narrowly beats Star Wars Squadrons to No.1 l UK Boxed Charts

Neither title comes close to matching the sales of previous games in the series

By Christopher Dring

GOG Galaxy 2.0 to sell Epic Games Store titles

The client will offer games that were previously exclusive to Epic's platform

By Marie Dealessandri

Hardware launches and pre-orders desperately need a shake-up | Opinion

Retailers and manufacturers have failed consumers with the botched, badly-managed launches of consoles and graphics cards in recent weeks

By Rob Fahey

Genshin Impact becomes biggest international launch for a Chinese game

The free-to-play RPG is the second top-grossing app on iOS in China, only beaten by the Chinese version of TikTok

By Marie Dealessandri

ShopTo warns PS5 preorders may not arrive for launch

Retailer says Sony isn't sending enough systems to cover initial preorders

By Brendan Sinclair

Nintendo Switch dominates in September | UK Monthly Charts

Mario games and Switch consoles perform strongly, but FIFA's absence is felt

By Christopher Dring

Nintendo brings back amiibo cards to select retailers

Animal Crossing card backs make return following ongoing success of New Horizons

Rocket League passes 1m concurrent players

Psyonix reaches a new milestone as its competitive driving/football hybrid goes free-to-play

By Marie Dealessandri

Apple launches online store in India this week

The Apple Store will offer official products and support to Indian customers for the first time, starting Sept. 23

Spider-Man Remastered won't get physical PS5 release

PS4 save files from Marvel's Spider-Man also won't carry over to the PS5 version

By Marie Dealessandri

Super Mario 3D All-Stars beats Avengers to No.1 | UK Charts

Nintendo's compilation celebrating Mario's 35th anniversary is the third biggest launch of the year in the UK

By Marie Dealessandri

Free Football Manager scores 1m new players on Epic Games Store

The 2020 entry in Sports Interactive's football management sim franchise is currently free on Epic's shop

By Marie Dealessandri

EA's NFL/UFC 1-2 punch tops NPD's August chart

Madden and mixed-martial arts help drive US sales up 37% year-over-year; Nintendo takes 10 of top 20 spots on sales chart

By Brendan Sinclair

Base.com cancels all Super Mario 3D All-Stars pre-orders due to stock allocation

UK retailer says Nintendo is unable to assure it will increase "woefully short" stock allocation after launch

By James Batchelor

GameStop reportedly preparing Xbox, PS5 payment plans

Struggling retailer aims to make next-gen consoles more affordable with its own alternative to Xbox All Access

By James Batchelor

$60+ for a game is an “unfair price,” G2A study finds

41% of the respondents said younger players were being "outpriced by gaming"

By Marie Dealessandri

UK Charts: PGA Tour 2K21 lands at No.2

And Animal Crossing: New Horizons is No.1 again

By Christopher Dring

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