UK Games Market
The Entertainment Retailers Association has published its full report for 2012, and it states that the UK games market fell 17.4% overall during 2012.
UK Games Market headlines
UK games retail market is down 25% year-over-year and sales at retail, according to sources, are “half of what they should be.”
MCV‘s reporting that boxed copy British games retail suffered a 23 percent YoY decrease in February, marking a second straight month of declines.
Chart-Track’s said that the UK games market suffered a YoY decrease in January, with unit sales down by 13.4 percent.
Research conducted by MCV using data from GfK Chart-Track has revealed that the games market in the UK is down by 7.8 percent for the 13 weeks of the year, ending on April 4.