Tag Archives: the npd group
Fri, Oct 18, 2013 | 00:15 BST
GTA 5 ensured retail sales in the US trended upwards for the first time in nine months, according to the latest report from the NPD Group.
Mon, Oct 21, 2013 | 01:31 BST
Drawing on this month’s NPD figures, Nintendo has announced excellent sales results for both the Wii U and 3DS.
Tue, Oct 15, 2013 | 08:29 BST
Xbox 360 has 50% more online service users than PlayStation 3 in the United States according to an NPD report.
Fri, Aug 16, 2013 | 00:20 BST
Nintendo’s little handheld that could remains the top-selling console as we approach the next-gen transition, with very few new releases making a splash on the software charts.
Fri, Jul 19, 2013 | 08:00 BST
The 3DS was the clear winner at US retail this month, taking the top hardware spot and three slots on the software charts, including second place.
Fri, Jun 07, 2013 | 04:53 BST
The NPD Group believes total spend among US game consumers has not declined since 2012 despite depressing result at retail, thanks to growing digital spend.
Thu, Jun 06, 2013 | 02:36 BST
There are more consumers in the “free and mobile gamer” category than any other gaming segment in the US, according to the NPD Group.
Fri, May 17, 2013 | 09:29 BST
NetherRealm’s first non-Mortal Kombat game performed well at retail in the US during April, topping the charts as the best-selling title in an otherwise lacklustre month.
Fri, Mar 15, 2013 | 16:19 GMT
While traditional retail sales continued their downwards trend, the NPD Group’s February report showed the Xbox 360 still triumphant on its home ground, and a handful of new releases interrupting the Q1 quiet.
Wed, Feb 06, 2013 | 01:15 GMT
In a report calculated to surprise absolutely nobody at all, the NPD Group has released figures for US consumer spend on gaming over the course of 2012, noting year-on-year declines in physical spend and a jump in digital.
Fri, Nov 09, 2012 | 08:29 GMT
The NPD Group has released their October US retail report, with yet another and rather significant Year-On-Year decline in overall sales.
Fri, Oct 12, 2012 | 01:32 BST
A new report from the NPD group has found a significant proportion of what it calls “app gamers” have splashed out on in-app purchases.
Fri, Oct 12, 2012 | 06:11 BST
The NPD Group’s regular month report on US retail spend noted another year-on-year decline, but also a jump in sales as the holiday season approaches.
Tue, Sep 11, 2012 | 02:36 BST
Sleeping Dogs sales reached 172,000 during its two weeks on sale during August.
Fri, Sep 07, 2012 | 03:09 BST
Darksiders 2 was the best-selling game at US retail during the month of August.
Fri, Aug 10, 2012 | 08:26 BST
The NPD Group has released its regular monthly report on US sales figures, showing yet another month of decreased spending.
Wed, Aug 08, 2012 | 23:44 BST
Ahead of tomorrow’s full July report, the NPD Group has released some interesting figures showing a significant increase in digital sales.
Fri, Jul 13, 2012 | 15:00 BST
Tue, Jul 10, 2012 | 03:19 BST
When the NPD Group releases its June sales report later this week, Michael Pachter isn’t banking on good news.
Tue, Jul 03, 2012 | 04:51 BST
Of the $3.4 billion the NPD estimates was spent on gaming in the first quarter of 2012, new retail purchases accounted for just $1.5 billion.