NCCU Cyber Crime Campaign teaches kids benefits of online skills
The National Cyber Crime Unit (NCCU) has launched a new campaign aimed at tackling cyber crime in the UK, by educating young people about how computer skills can be used positively, rather than for online crime.
The team will get parents, teachers and schools careers advisers on board to show how skills that can be used for cyber crime are in high demand in many industries.
‘FIFA 20’ scores a hattrick of weeks at No1, remaining leagues ahead of ‘Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Breakpoint’ which is a non-mover at No2. The highest new entry this week comes from Codemasters with ‘Grid’ debuting at No5.
There are also debuts at No31 for ‘Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair’ and at No35 for PSVR compatible title ‘Concrete Genie’.
The Top 20 Free, Paid and Revenue Grossing UK mobile charts for week 40 by Reflection.
Schools and colleges that are part of the Digital Schoolhouse Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Team Battle are all eligible to receive support from a careers coach. That is, video games industry professionals who kindly volunteer their time to inspire and inform students about future opportunities and possible careers that they might not otherwise consider.
‘FIFA 20’ maintains its secure hold at the top of the All Formats Chart this week denying ‘Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Breakpoint’ a chance to take the top spot during its opening week. In third, we have ‘Borderlands 3’ continuing its lead on ‘Gears 5’ which has secures its 3rd consecutive hold on fourth place. The other new arrival to the All Formats Chart is ‘Ghostbusters The Video Game: Remastered’ at 6th place.
The Top 20 Free, Paid and Revenue Grossing UK mobile charts for week 39 by Reflection.
Over the Summer, we sent out our annual member survey. This gives Ukie members, from international publishers to small developers, from service businesses to charities, the chance to have their say on the work being done by Ukie and the industry as a whole from their perspectives. The survey covers the challenges currently facing the sector as well as inviting participants to highlight some of the unsung positive contributions made by the games industry to wider society.
The Top 20 Free, Paid and Revenue Grossing UK mobile charts for week 38 by Reflection.
‘FIFA 20’ shoots to the top of the All Formats Chart this week pushing ‘The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening’ down to No2.
There is a new entry at No11 for ‘Dragon Quest XI S: Echoes of an Elusive Age’ on Switch as well as ‘Code Vein’ at No13 and ‘The Surge 2’ at No35. Several hardware bundled titles benefit from the FIFA launch including ‘Gears 5’ with sales up 70% despite staying put at No4.