Shaping the Future of Entertainment

Political parties have long published manifestos. Pressure groups and charities too. Until now, the UK’s entertainment retailers and digital entertainment services have done without. So why now? Does entertainment retailing really need a manifesto, a statement of principles, a vision for the future? We believe so. Music, video and games is a significant business, not just economically where sales are currently in excess of £5.6bn a year, but also culturally.

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Rare Ltd

Midlands-based developer Rare has been making golden memories and redefining gaming genres since 1985, and exclusively on Microsoft platforms since joining Microsoft Studios in 2002. In that time, the studio's pursuit of innovation and quality has led to the creation of Xbox Avatars, the double BAFTA-winning Kinect Sports titles and new IP including Kameo and Viva Piñata – all added to a stable that already holds Battletoads, Banjo-Kazooie, Conker and Perfect Dark.

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