Tag Archives: sales figures
Tue, Jul 31, 2012 | 12:45 BST
Nintendo has announced that it has sold an estimated 200,000 3DS XL consoles in Japan since it launched two days ago, but there are no plans to announce equivalent UK figures.
Thu, Apr 21, 2011 | 15:05 BST
Valve keeps its Steam sales figures a secret. Steam head Jason Holtman said this isn’t a situation that’s likely to change.
Thu, Apr 14, 2011 | 13:11 BST
If you were asked to guess what the best selling game of 2010 was you’d likely plump for CoD: Black Ops, and you’d be right. But how do you think it fared against the likes of the Avatar and Toy Story 3 DVDs or albums from Rihanna and Take That? Well, it outsold them all.
Wed, Oct 20, 2010 | 17:55 BST
US stat tracker NPD claims its decision to drop individual sales numbers for game software and hardware in favour of a top ten by title hasn’t gone down well in some quarters; the silver lining is it’s promising a new report which will, for the first time, capture digital and mobile sales.
Tue, Oct 21, 2008 | 10:41 BST
Tue, Oct 21, 2008 | 09:14 BST
According to GameDaily, current generation lifetime console sales in Japan show that Xbox 360 has grow 157 percent in the last seventh months; higher than any console or handheld on the market.
“During the March-September period, the Xbox 360 sold 138,740 units compared to 88,292 during the same time a year earlier,” says the piece.
“Conversely, the DS Lite, which has already sold a whopping 17 million in Japan, grew only 37.1 percent. The PS3 meanwhile grew 88.5 percent, the Wii 68.2 percent, and the PS2 57.1 percent.”
It’s still in last place, mind. Full figures below:
- PS2: 21,454,325
- DS Lite: 17,080,747
- PSP: 10,181,888
- Wii: 6,826,612
- DS: 6,449,206
- PS3: 2,369,484
- Xbox 360: 748,992
Bit more through the link.
By Mike Bowden