Entries in 'Publishers' (90)

Battlefield Film Challenge offers $10k prize

Battlefield Film Challenge offers $10k prize

Electronic Arts is running a short film competition based on Battlefield for Australia and New Zealand.

David Wildgoose
by David Wildgoose
on Apr 10th 2014 at 2:04PM in News
Ubisoft hands The Crew a spring release window

Ubisoft hands The Crew a spring release window

Open world racer The Crew will launch on PC, PS4 and Xbox One this Australian and New Zealand spring, says Ubisoft.

David Wildgoose
by David Wildgoose
on Apr 9th 2014 at 11:21AM in News
Drew Taylor joins Disney Interactive

Drew Taylor joins Disney Interactive

Former PR guy at distributor Turn Left and publisher THQ, Drew Taylor has stepped into the internal PR manager position at Disney Interactive Games.

David Wildgoose
by David Wildgoose
on Mar 25th 2014 at 1:31PM in News
Bethesda explains The Elder Scrolls Online monthly fee

Bethesda explains The Elder Scrolls Online monthly fee

The Elder Scrolls Online requires a monthly subscription fee because its planned regular content updates are more than just "a new sword or a funny hat," says Bethesda.

David Wildgoose
by David Wildgoose
on Mar 13th 2014 at 12:29PM in News

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JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: All-Star Battles hits in April

JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: All-Star Battles hits in April

Namco Bandai has revealed an April 24 launch date for cult 3D fighting game.

David Wildgoose
by David Wildgoose
on Mar 11th 2014 at 1:32PM in News
Ubisoft unfurls Assassin's Creed IV Jackdaw Edition

Ubisoft unfurls Assassin's Creed IV Jackdaw Edition

Ubisoft is bundling together Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag and all its DLC in one package.

David Wildgoose
by David Wildgoose
on Mar 11th 2014 at 12:06PM in News
Next World of Warcraft expansion arrives this spring

Next World of Warcraft expansion arrives this spring

Warlords of Draenor will launch digitally and at retail in Australia and New Zealand this spring, says Blizzard.

David Wildgoose
by David Wildgoose
on Mar 11th 2014 at 11:29AM in News
Jack Tretton quits Sony

Jack Tretton quits Sony

Sony Computer Entertainment of America president and CEO Jack Tretton will depart the company at the end of the month.

David Wildgoose
by David Wildgoose
on Mar 7th 2014 at 3:28PM in News

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Nintendo terminates Wi-Fi Connection service for Wii and DS

Nintendo terminates Wi-Fi Connection service for Wii and DS

Online features for all Wii and DS titles will be discontinued as of May 20, Nintendo says.

David Wildgoose
by David Wildgoose
on Feb 27th 2014 at 4:06PM in News
Iwata: Mergers and acquisitions are on the table

Iwata: Mergers and acquisitions are on the table

Saturo Iwata has outlined further plans to change Nintendo's business, including the prospect of mergers and acquisitions.

David Wildgoose
by David Wildgoose
on Feb 3rd 2014 at 11:21AM in News
Planetary Annihilation secures retail publisher

Planetary Annihilation secures retail publisher

Nordic Games has signed a retail publishing deal for Kickstarted real-time strategy game Planetary Annihilation.

David Wildgoose
by David Wildgoose
on Dec 16th 2013 at 1:05PM in News
Bec Waddy joins Bethesda

Bec Waddy joins Bethesda

Long time operator of Bethesda's PR in Australia & New Zealand, Bec Waddy is the first announced recruit to join Bethesda's Australian office following its announcement last week.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Oct 11th 2013 at 4:20PM in News

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Both good and bad news for indie devs looking at Xbox One

Both good and bad news for indie devs looking at Xbox One

It looks like Xbox One will be bringing indie games out of the ghetto, but at the same time it's restricting access to those with publishers.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on May 23rd 2013 at 1:33PM in News
Majority of publishers shunning boxed product

Majority of publishers shunning boxed product

Six out of ten publishers have admitted that they either rarely release or never release their games in boxed physical form.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 21st 2013 at 10:18PM in News
MCV Pacific Yearly Wrap-Up: 2012

MCV Pacific Yearly Wrap-Up: 2012

With the year drawing to a close and most people already scouring for beer, MCV looks back at the biggest and saddest stories of the year.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Dec 21st 2012 at 2:33PM in News
Gamespot: Aussie prices can't drop any further

Gamespot: Aussie prices can't drop any further

A while back, MCV noted that there had been an eight per cent drop in Triple A retail games prices in the last year.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Dec 18th 2012 at 1:29PM in News

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Sources talk tension between EB and local publishers

Sources talk tension between EB and local publishers

Over at GameSpot, several confidential sources have described some of the adversarial elements of retailer / publisher relations in ANZ.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Nov 12th 2012 at 3:18PM in News
First THQ staff leave

First THQ staff leave

Well, it's begun, as the first couple of people at THQ's publishing office in Melbourne have today signed off and said goodbye.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Oct 12th 2012 at 3:59PM in News
Australian publishers take to the Twitterverse

Australian publishers take to the Twitterverse

With so many Australian publishers now hosting their own dedicated Twitter feeds, MCV decided to compile a full list of who's out there so far.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Sep 25th 2012 at 2:38PM in News
THQ gives away Darksiders today only in Australia

THQ gives away Darksiders today only in Australia

If you pre-order Darksiders II from the THQ shop, for today only and in Australia only, you will receive a download of Darksiders for free.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Jul 13th 2012 at 11:47AM in News
THQ honours pre-orders on the Deadly Despair pack for GAME customers

THQ honours pre-orders on the Deadly Despair pack for GAME customers

Today, THQ confirmed that any customers who pre-ordered the Deadly Despair pack through GAME prior to its closure will receive the DLC.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Jul 6th 2012 at 3:44PM in News
REPORT: Ex-Sega MD confirms 4 staff will power on as new company.

REPORT: Ex-Sega MD confirms 4 staff will power on as new company.

MCV sat down to speak with Darren Macbeth, former MD of Sega and now MD of Five Star Games, to talk about the future of Sega down under.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Jul 6th 2012 at 2:54PM in News
EB reveals full list of EXPO publishers

EB reveals full list of EXPO publishers

Microsoft, Sony and Nintendo are all confirmed for this year's EB EXPO, as well as a raft of other third party publishers.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Jul 4th 2012 at 1:05PM in News
SEGA publishing office closes, MacBeth forms new company

SEGA publishing office closes, MacBeth forms new company

Following on from the news that Sega has revisited its European model and closed its territory offices, Australia goes in a new direction.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Jun 29th 2012 at 9:10AM in News
Rugby League Live 2 revealed

Rugby League Live 2 revealed

Aussie publisher Tru Blu Entertainment today announced that Big Ant Studios, based in Melbourne, is working on Rugby League Live 2.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Jun 28th 2012 at 5:04PM in News