Tag Archives: EEDAR
Tue, May 21, 2013 | 21:31 BST
Jesse Divnich, industry analyst for EEDAR has weighed in on Xbox One’s reveal by providing his thought on the new console in an industry letter.
Wed, Apr 17, 2013 | 23:14 BST
EEDAR’s Jesse Divnich believes Sony and Microsoft will shift a substantial number of next-generation consoles before New Year.
Thu, Feb 21, 2013 | 08:14 GMT
PS4 was revealed for a ‘holiday’ 2013 release last night, and it has got the analysts talking. EEDAR analyst Jesse Divnich has stated that Sony’s reveal was effective, and that the company is taking its next-gen console in the “proper” direction. Releasing first will be the key to its success, he said.
Wed, Oct 03, 2012 | 03:45 BST
EEDAR surveys have found a significant slice of the increasingly lucrative mobile gaming market is female.
Thu, Aug 23, 2012 | 09:06 BST
Xbox 360 may not enjoy another price cut any time soon, analysts have suggested. Although Kinect just enjoyed a $40 price cut in the States, evidence suggests that Microsoft isn’t in a hurry to cut the full console price just yet.
Thu, Jul 26, 2012 | 13:47 BST
With Nintendo poised to release 3DS XL in Europe this weekend, VG247 was curious as to what compelled the firm to release a console revision just over a year after release. According to EEDAR VP Jesse Divnich, it’s because the firm learned some “expensive lessons” the first time out.
Mon, May 07, 2012 | 07:34 BST
For the past few years, each Call of Duty release has established new sales records. Will Black Ops 2 do the same this November?
Sat, Apr 21, 2012 | 19:54 BST
EEDAR’s Jesse Divnich doesn’t agree with other analysts who are calling on Sony to drop the price of PS3. According to Divnich, PS3 doesn’t need a price drop in order to stay competitive as “sales have been consistent and in-line,” for a platform which continues to grow its install base. Divnich also said consumers shouldn’t read anything into the console’s price-cut at GameStop, as it’s just a temporary sale. “There could be many elements at play, but I highly doubt this is any indication of weakness for the PlayStation 3,” he said. Thanks, GI International. [image]
Fri, Feb 17, 2012 | 08:47 GMT
EEDAR’s announced its hired Richard Ow as its vice president of sales and strategy, overseeing the interactive entertainment sector. Ow, who comes over to the analyst firm from NPD as product development director, said his new role was “a unique opportunity to apply my industry knowledge and expertise to a rapidly growing organization.”
Thu, Jan 05, 2012 | 07:54 GMT
Although analysts warn Nintendo not to rest on its laurels, the 3DS is now tipped to go from strength to strength.
Tue, Jan 03, 2012 | 00:25 GMT
EEDAR’s Jesse Divnich has tipped Rockstar to end Call of Duty’s three year streak at the top of the annual charts.
Fri, Dec 16, 2011 | 16:20 GMT
Nintendo and Sony are fighting an uphill battle against the staggering popularity of smartphone devices these days. But he and another analyst say there’s reason for handheld gamers to hold out hope. More »
Tue, Dec 06, 2011 | 00:39 GMT
Ahead of the NPD’s release of US sales figures for November, analysts have picked the Xbox 360 as a clear favourite.
Fri, Dec 02, 2011 | 01:55 GMT
With a quote that will surely haunt us, EEDAR’s Jesse Divnich has predicted a strong holiday season sales performance for the games industry.
Thu, Dec 01, 2011 | 02:31 GMT
Wed, Nov 02, 2011 | 22:33 GMT
Analysts have Grand Theft Auto V pegged for a short by PR cycle, but a long string of numbers before the word “sales”.
Wed, Oct 19, 2011 | 17:55 BST
Analysis firm EEDAR has estimated that 51 percent of PS3 and Xbox 360 owners have purchased downloadable content through their consoles over the last 12 months.
Tue, Aug 23, 2011 | 00:10 BST
Wed, Aug 17, 2011 | 00:19 BST
Mon, Aug 08, 2011 | 18:19 BST
NPD and analyst firm EEDAR said today that they’re to collaborate on providing “expanding video game tracking” to the US market, after complaints earlier this year that a lack of digital data in NPD reporting was giving a skewed view of the industry.