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Tue, Mar 27, 2012 | 04:27 BST
The UK”s Electronic Retailing Association estimates video games have finally overtaken movies and TV in terms of total sales.
Thu, Mar 26, 2009 | 14:56 GMT
According to the Entertainment Retailers Association, the UK videogame market shot up 21.1 percent last year leaving an industry worth two billion pounds in its wake.
“If we look at the first three months of 2009, the pattern of games sales growing and video remaining static is continuing,” said ERA director general Kim Bayley amid reports that 2009 won’t be able to repeat the feat.
“One would expect games to grow and video to remain broadly flat – meaning games will overtake or knock at video’s door by the end of 2009.”
More over at Edge.
Tue, Mar 04, 2008 | 11:04 GMT
According to this, games are now bigger selling than music on the UK high street, and are closing in on stagnant DVD sales.
The figures below are taken from the Entertainment Retailers’ Association, who’s boss, Kim Bayley, said, “Games have overtaken music massively this year – music revenues are down on last year’s figures and game sales are huge in comparison now.”
ERA UK retail figures for the past three years