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ActiBlizz Q2 financials: Griffith gives hardware estimates for 2009

Activision CEO Mike Griffith announced today the company’s expected console install base for North America and Europe by the end of 2009. Handhelds: 108 million Wii: 50 million Xbox 360: 33 million PS3: 20 million Total: 211 million Expectations for the console install base were lowered by one million units. The figures came from the […]

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  • EEDAR's NPD estimates are quite similar to Michael Pachter's

    EEDAR’s released its February NPD estimates, and they’re pretty much the same as Michael Pachter’s, released earlier today. DS – 500,000 Wii – 725,000 PSP – 200,000 PS3 – 200,000 360 – 300,000 Check Edge for the software estimates. The final figures release this Thursday.

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  • US Wii sales to show 45% year-on-year increase in October, says EEDAR

    EEDAR’s put out its US sales estimates for October, predicting a Wii rise of nearly 45 percent to 750,000 units compared to the 519,000 sold in October 2007. Xbox 360 will take a year-on-year tumble, said the firm, down from 366,000 to 270,000. PS3, however, should have enjoyed a surge compared to the corresponding previous […]

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  • EEDAR estimates show big bump for 360 in US

    EEDAR’s released its software and hardware estimates for September, showing what it expects to be a significant bump for 360. PS3′s in last place, according to the firm, although the list doesn’t include PS2. And the crystal ball says: Hardware DS – 600,000 Wii – 600,000 Xbox 360 – 320,000 PSP – 235,000 PS3 – […]

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  • EEDAR makes August hardware estimates, puts PS3 ahead of 360

    EEDAR’s made its August hardware estimates pitching Wii and DS clear of a cumulative 1 million units and PS3 ahead of 360. DS – 551,000 Wii – 505,000 PSP – 211,000 PS3 – 201,000 360 – 187,000 That Wii figure’s worth watching. EEDAR’s put a note in its press release saying the machine may sell […]

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  • Exclusive: Pachter gives global 2008 hardware sales forecast

    Speaking exclusively to videogaming247, Wedbush Morgan’s Michael Pachter has released his global hardware sales forecast for 2008. “I expect US and European Wii sales of 15 million units this year, expect sales of 360 to be 6.8 million, and expect sales of PS3 to be 10.3 million,” he said. “I expect Japanese sales of 3.5 […]

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