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The IGEA Top Ten Charts powered by NPD - New Zealand Aug 18 - 24

The IGEA Top Ten Charts powered by NPD - New Zealand Aug 18 - 24

Blizzard takes out the All Platforms Chart on both sides of the Tasman, with Diablo III: Reaper of Souls returns on console to number one. 

MCV Pacific
by MCV Pacific
on Aug 29th 2014 at 12:02PM in News
The IGEA Top Ten Charts powered by NPD - Australia Aug 18 - 24

The IGEA Top Ten Charts powered by NPD - Australia Aug 18 - 24

Blizzard's first expansion pack for Diablo III, Reaper of Souls, is Australia's new #1 selling game across All Platforms.

MCV Pacific
by MCV Pacific
on Aug 29th 2014 at 11:55AM in News
IN PHOTOS: The Sims 4 preview event

IN PHOTOS: The Sims 4 preview event

EA Australia held their The Sims 4 preview event on Wednesday at the Ivy Sunroom. 

MCV Pacific
by MCV Pacific
on Aug 29th 2014 at 10:44AM in News
ACCC to sue Valve

ACCC to sue Valve

The Australian consumer watchdog has commenced proceedings in the Federal Court against Valve Corporation.

MCV Pacific
by MCV Pacific
on Aug 29th 2014 at 10:30AM in News

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Industry Insight - Classification

Industry Insight - Classification

Following more three years of lobbying, Josh Cavaleri is proud to discuss Australia's first major classification reform in nearly 20 years.

Josh Cavaleri
by Josh Cavaleri
on Aug 29th 2014 at 8:53AM in News
Nintendo: a desire to shift to core gamers

Nintendo: a desire to shift to core gamers

Nintendo has announced its intention to step away from just catering to the broad audience of casual gamers, and focus on engaging the core gamer market. 

MCV Pacific
by MCV Pacific
on Aug 29th 2014 at 8:43AM in News
MCV Pacific Industry Radar

MCV Pacific Industry Radar

Daniel Chlebowczyk joins Academy of Interactive Entertainment.

MCV Pacific
by MCV Pacific
on Aug 29th 2014 at 8:17AM in News
The Top 5 Overnight

The Top 5 Overnight

The overnight top 5 is everything you missed as you slept. These are our top 5 picks from MCV UK overnight

MCV Pacific
by MCV Pacific
on Aug 29th 2014 at 8:09AM in News

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Two news DLC packs announced for Mario Kart 8

Two news DLC packs announced for Mario Kart 8

Launching in November 2014 and May 2015, the two new DLC packs promise to take Mario Kart 8 in 'directions the series has never seen before'.

MCV Pacific
by MCV Pacific
on Aug 27th 2014 at 1:15PM in News
Australian Game Developer Awards nominations close this Friday

Australian Game Developer Awards nominations close this Friday

In the lead up to this year's Game Connect Asia Pacific, there is still time to nominate for the  Australian Game Developer Awards.

MCV Pacific
by MCV Pacific
on Aug 27th 2014 at 10:00AM in News
UPDATE - IGEA Soccer Tournament

UPDATE - IGEA Soccer Tournament

Anticipation is building for this year's installment as registered teams are revealed. 

MCV Pacific
by MCV Pacific
on Aug 27th 2014 at 9:30AM in News
Confusion around Rise of the Tomb Raider announcement, was not Square Enix's intention

Confusion around Rise of the Tomb Raider announcement, was not Square Enix's intention

In the wake of the Gamescom announcement, Square Enix has published a FAQ apologizing for the confusion around the Xbox exclusivity announcement. 

MCV Pacific
by MCV Pacific
on Aug 27th 2014 at 9:00AM in News

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The Top 5 overnight

The Top 5 overnight

The overnight top 5 is everything you missed as you slept. These are our top 5 picks from MCV UK overnight.

MCV Pacific
by MCV Pacific
on Aug 27th 2014 at 8:46AM in News
Distributor Profile: InComm AUNZ

Distributor Profile: InComm AUNZ

In the third installment for this series, we step inside the world of digital content distribution with InComm.

MCV Pacific
by MCV Pacific
on Aug 26th 2014 at 10:15AM in News
SOE President's flight diverted as hackers make bomb threat.

SOE President's flight diverted as hackers make bomb threat.

John Smedley has personally been the target of hackers following yesterday's events. 

MCV Pacific
by MCV Pacific
on Aug 26th 2014 at 9:15AM in News
Amazon to buy Twitch

Amazon to buy Twitch

The online retail giant is set to snap up Twitch for $970m in cash.

MCV Pacific
by MCV Pacific
on Aug 26th 2014 at 9:00AM in News

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Bluemouth Distribution secures GAEMS ANZ Distribution

Bluemouth Distribution secures GAEMS ANZ Distribution

The Melbourne based distributor has secured emerging category leader, GAEMS.

MCV Pacific
by MCV Pacific
on Aug 25th 2014 at 2:00PM in News
Hacker group claims responsibility for PSN attack as Xbox Live also goes down.

Hacker group claims responsibility for PSN attack as Xbox Live also goes down.

Hacker Group, Lizard Squad has claimed responsibility for the attack on PlayStation Network as Xbox Live is also confirmed as down.

MCV Pacific
by MCV Pacific
on Aug 25th 2014 at 10:20AM in News
Games Out This Week In ANZ

Games Out This Week In ANZ

Hut, hut, hut! Madden NFL 15 hits stores this week.

MCV Pacific
by MCV Pacific
on Aug 25th 2014 at 10:05AM in News
GameStop reports impressive Q2 results

GameStop reports impressive Q2 results

Released late last week, GameStop's Q2 results show increases across the board. 

MCV Pacific
by MCV Pacific
on Aug 25th 2014 at 9:09AM in News
Sony confirms DDoS attack on PlayStation Network

Sony confirms DDoS attack on PlayStation Network

John Smedley, President, Sony Online Entertainment, has confirmed via twitter that PSN suffered a 'Large Scale' DDoS attack overnight.

MCV Pacific
by MCV Pacific
on Aug 25th 2014 at 9:05AM in News
The Top 5 overnight

The Top 5 overnight

The overnight top 5 is everything you missed as you slept. These are our top 5 picks from MCV UK overnight.

MCV Pacific
by MCV Pacific
on Aug 25th 2014 at 8:41AM in News
Industry Insight - Megan Brownlow

Industry Insight - Megan Brownlow

MCV Pacific sits down with Megan Brownlow to discuss the future of advertising in Australia.

MCV Pacific
by MCV Pacific
on Aug 22nd 2014 at 11:30AM in News
The IGEA Top Ten Charts powered by NPD - New Zealand Aug 11 - 17

The IGEA Top Ten Charts powered by NPD - New Zealand Aug 11 - 17

Just like in Australia, The Last of Us is once again number one across the All Platform and PS4 charts. 

MCV Pacific
by MCV Pacific
on Aug 22nd 2014 at 10:00AM in News
The IGEA Top Ten Charts powered by NPD - Australia Aug 11 - 17

The IGEA Top Ten Charts powered by NPD - Australia Aug 11 - 17

Sony's The Last of Us makes it three straight weeks at number 1 in the All Platforms Chart and PS4 Chart.

MCV Pacific
by MCV Pacific
on Aug 22nd 2014 at 9:50AM in News