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London, United Kingdom 28th July 2010 – The Association for UK Interactive Entertainment (UKIE) today expressed their support of the High Court’s judgement as it outlawed the importation, advertisement and sale of R4 and similar devices cards in the UK. The Court ruled against Playables Limited and defendant Wai Dat Chan, rejecting their claim that the R4 is legal as it allows the use of ‘homebrew’ applications.
London, United Kingdom, 11th August 2010 – UKIE has today announced that it will produce a UK download chart for PC games. Partnering with long term packaged goods charts specialist GfK Chart-Track, UKIE has formed a working group of full members who all sell PC games by digital download. This working group have agreed to produce a closed beta chart with Chart-Track, the intention being that once all parties are happy with the process of data collection and the output, a chart will be available through Chart-Track.