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March 28, 2012

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Dyack: Second-hand games are a threat to the industry

Dennis Dyack, the often outspoken boss of Silicon Knights (Too Human, 2008), has spoken out against the strength of the second-hand games market. Dyack has echoed many of the sentiments voiced by fellow developer David…

March 21, 2012

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Tax breaks finally arrive for the UK videogame industry

After years of lobbying the government in the UK, the Chancellor George Osbourne finally announced tax breaks for the UK games industry in today’s budget report. TIGA has been lobbying for more support for the…

July 19, 2011

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Games industry grows 5-10% per year, digital sales rising

EA Sports big-wig kicks off Brighton’s Evolve conference. The annual Develop conference kicked off in Brighton today with, as per usual, the ‘Evolve’ portion of the programme. Evolve focuses on the future of the industry…

June 24, 2011

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Google looking to enter the games industry

Games at Google branded as a ‘new business’ by the search engine provider. It seems that everyone is looking for a little slice of the videogame pie nowadays. Google are the latest company to properly…

December 10, 2010

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NPD: Industry’s Best Ever November Sales

NPD has revealed the latest videogame industry sales figures in the US which show that November 2010 was the best November ever thanks to the launch of Call of Duty: Black Ops and Microsoft’s Kinect….