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Xbox One breaks PS4′s streak to take top US sales spot in November

Xbox One has finally outsold the PS4 in the US, breaking Sony’s ten month streak to take the number one position on the on the NPD’s monthly hardware chart for November.

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November Npd headlines

  • NPD November: PS4 takes top hardware, software honours

    PlayStation 4 was the best-selling console of November 2013 at US retail, although the Xbox One had the honour of fastest-selling.

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  • NPD: 360 tops with 1.7M, MW3 and Skyrim storm software

    NPD’s industry report has been released for November 2011, and despite a month filled with new releases and holiday price cuts, industry sales were flat at $3 billion compared to $2.99 billion year-over-year.

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  • November NPD - MS says it was the "best November ever" for 360

    Microsoft seemed rather pleased with the NPD figures for November, citing the move of 819.5K units and calling it the “best-ever November in Xbox 360 history”, repeatedly. The Seattle giant was also pleased with Modern Warfare 2 selling 4.2 million units on the console beating out the PS3 version by more than two-to-one. It also […]

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  • Best NPD graphs ever show Wii dominance in glorious Technicolor

    Chart Get’s published some awesome graphs on November’s NPD data, involving colour, lines that go up and down, and data for the past 12 months as well as the last set. Matt Matthews – raise your game. Perfect forum ammunition.

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  • November NPD graphed and plotted

    Matt Matthews’ relentless NPD analysis continues, with his latest Gamasutra feature carrying with the usual dump of graphs, words and numbers. We’re almost at the full year, so this is a good one to watch. We’re sure there’s a page through there without a graph on it, however. We’ll let it go this time, Matt.

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  • LittleBigPlanet sold 141,000 units in the US last month, top 20 revealed

    According to this Gamasutra report, LittleBigPlanet sold a meagre 141,000 units in America in November. The game failed to reach NPD’s top 20 last month. Sales for what Sony had previously predicted would be “the biggest title for Sony in all markets this year” were 215,000 in October. Gama’s also posted up the top 20 […]

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  • Lich King tops US PC sales for November

    NPD’s put out its top PC games for the US last month, with Lich King surprising no one at the top. As the data-gatherer pointed out yesterday, the game sold 1.4 million units in November. Top ten below. Thanks, Shacknews. World Of Warcraft: Wrath of the Lich King / Blizzard / $36 (Average) World Of […]

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  • November NPD - Everything in one place

    One word: Wii. The Nintendo machine is peaking so hard it’s as though it’s been greedy with the after-dinner blotters. The only way is down, Nintendo. The soul-searching in the mirror. The burst veins in the lips. The crumbling, acid-ravaged hole in the gut. Or is it? Here’s what happened at American retail in November. […]

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  • November NPD: Wrath of the Lich King sells 1.4 million

    While Gears of War 2 led console software sales in the last night’s November NPD, house analyst Anita Frazier did make one mention of a PC game – Wrath of the Lich King did quite well at retail in the US last month. “We would be remiss not to point out the strength of PC […]

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  • November NPD: Biggest American month ever for 360, says Microsoft

    Microsoft’s post-NPD statement last night claimed that November was the biggest ever month for Xbox 360 in the US, “with record games, console sales and online momentum”. Recent PS3-bashing continued from the firm, with Microsoft’s press release saying 360 was “continuing to widen its installed base lead over the PS3″ and had “outsold PS3 and […]

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  • November NPD: Nintendo claims record sales in the US, Wii now over 15 million

    Nintendo, unsurprisingly, focused squarely on hardware sales in its post-NPD statement last night, claiming that Wii sales in excess of 2 million units are a new record in the US for a non-December month. Wii has now sold 15.4 million units in America, said the company. DS is now on 24.6 million. “Nintendo’s record-breaking sales […]

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  • November NPD: Sony focuses on year-to-date growth in post-figures release

    Sony led with the fact PS3 sales have grown 60 percent in the year-to-date in the US following the release of NPD figures last night. PlayStation family hardware sales hit 1 million in November, said the firm. Other bullets: Year-to-date (Jan-Nov), the PlayStation brand generated more than 5 billion in revenue, representing an 11% growth […]

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  • November NPD: US industry nears $3 billion, up 10%

    The American games industry showed a 10 percent increase overall in November over the previous year, rising to $2.91 billion. For the year to date, US retail stands at $16.04 billion compared to $13.14 billion in 2007, 22 percent ahead year-on-year. Hardware sales rose 10 percent to $1.21 billion last month, with software sales up […]

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  • November NPD: Gears of War 2 pips CoD to number one

    Gears of War 2 was the biggest selling game in the US last month, with more than 1.5 million units sold. Call of Duty: World at War came a close second with 1.4 million sales, the two games far beyond Wii Play with 800,000 in third place and Wii Fit with 700,000 at fourth. The […]

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  • November NPD: Wii sells over 2 million consoles to blitz hardware race

    Wii sold over 2 million units last month, according to NPD figures, while 360 outsold PS3 by more than 2:1. DS beat 1.5 million units. It’s all go. Figures in full below. PlayStation 2 – 206K PlayStation 3 – 378K PSP – 421K Xbox 360 – 836K Wii – 2.04 million DS – 1.57 million

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