Game4U opens flagship store in Mumbai

Game4U, the retail arm of Milestone Interactive, opened its flagship store in suburban Mumbai on Wednesday, having already established itself in the online space last year with Game4U.com. The new store is located at Mega Mall in Oshiwara, Mumbai, and offers an expansive collection of games and hardware across console, handheld, and PC platforms.

‘Games: The Shop’ opens first store in Mumbai

Game Shop Retail Pvt. Ltd. has opened its first specialist games retail store – Games: The Shop, in Mumbai. Although it’s a division of E-Xpress Interactive, one of India’s leading game distributors, the store carries games from all publishers across PC, console and handheld platforms. The first store is located at R-City Mall in Ghatkoper East, Mumbai

PlayStation Experience returns in 2010

PlayStation Experience is back! India’s biggest annual gaming event started off with a bang in Mumbai in 2007, and expanded to a three-city event (Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore) in 2008. After taking a recession break in 2009, it’s back in early 2010. Much to our surprise, Sony held a rather stealthy PlayStation Experience event in Delhi last week, but […]

FIWC India qualifiers across four cities

It’s time once again for the FIFA Interactive World Cup (FIWC), a joint endeavour by EA, FIFA and PlayStation. This year, the India qualifiers span across four cities – Delhi, Pune, Bangalore, and Mumbai, starting November 29 in the Capital and culminating with the national finals in Mumbai on December 14. The overall winner will […]

PlayStation Experience 2008: Mumbai coverage

The long awaited 2008 edition of PlayStation Experience got underway in Mumbai on Saturday. Held at the InOrbit Mall premises in the city’s Malad suburb, the two day event seemed slightly smaller in area space than last year’s event, but we were told that that wasn’t the case, but that it was the layout that […]

IndianVideoGamer Podcast #9

We just got back from the opening day of PlayStation Experience 2008, and decided to do a podcast while everything was still fresh in our minds. Besides the annual PlayStation show, Nash and I also talk about the Gears of War 2 Mumbai launch event that took place earlier in the week. Here’s what we […]

PlayStation Experience 2008 starts this weekend

PlayStation Experience, Sony Computer Entertainment India’s annual showcase of the best that the PlayStation family has to offer, is upon us again. The PlayStation Experience event last year was unlike any other gaming expo before it in India. The scale was massive and visitors, ranging from families to avid gamers, thronged the booths on both […]

Gears of War 2 launch event coverage

Despite all of the past run-ins between the Xbox 360 community and former Xbox 360 Country Manager Mohit Anand, he did manage to pull off a sweet launch party for Halo 3 last year, which in a way set the bar for future game launches in India. We were hoping that the Gears of War […]

Open invitation: Gears of War 2 launch event

Here’s an opportunity for Mumbai gamers to get an early look at the Xbox 360’s biggest holiday title – Gears of War 2. Microsoft is holding a launch party on Monday, November 3, and you’re all invited for some booze, snacks and Gears. The party kicks off at 7pm at Blue Frog in Lower Parel. […]

Review: IndianVideoGamer Mumbai Meet 4

The first thing that hits you about IndianVideoGamer Mumbai Meet 4 (IVGMM4) is lack of detail and realism. While most next-gen titles have ultra-accurate renditions of everything ranging from wrinkles to turd, IVGMM4 employs a more whimsical style due to the nature of its graphics engine. Unlike other games that use the Unreal Engine, the […]