September Npd 2009

Dead Space: Extraction sold 9,000 in the US last month, Divnich blames EA

Dead Space: Extraction sold a depressingly inevitable 9,000 units in the US last month, according to NPD data and Edge. The figure accounts for sales from September 29 to October 3. Why? EEDAR analyst Jesse Divnich has blamed lack of EA marketing spend. “Electronic Arts didn’t market Dead Space Extraction as much as it does […]

September Npd 2009 headlines

  • Scribblenauts chalks up serious US sales

    According to NPD figures, 5th Cell’s Scribblenauts sold almost 194,000 units in the US last month. Which is a good deal. As Kotaku points out, this means we may get another. Best fix that washing machine thing first though, eh?

  • September NPD - Aion tops 20 bestselling PC games in US

    NCsoft MMO Aion was the bestselling PC game in the US last month, NPD just said in a press release. Here’s the lot. Good month for new MMOs, what with Champions Online coming in third. Aion The Sims 3 Champions Online World Of Warcraft: Wrath of the Lich King Expansion Pack Aion Collector’s Ed Mumbo […]

  • All You Need is Love downloaded 100,000 times in September

    All You Need is Love was downloaded more than 100,000 times for The Beatles: Rock Band in September, MTV said today. The DLC was a 360 exclusive, as announced at E3 this year. The game itself was the second bestselling title across all formats in the US last month, as detailed in last night’s NPD […]

  • September NPD: Sony "continues to redefine entertainment"

    Sony’s pumped about its September PS3 sales in the US. So much so, in fact, that boss Jack Tretton has claimed the company is changing the shape of “entertainment” as a whole. “We are in the midst of one of the most exciting times for PlayStation as we continue to redefine entertainment experiences for consumers, […]

  • September NPD - Microsoft focusses on ODST success

    Microsoft’s post-NPD statement dropped some pretty staggering stats on Halo 3 and Halo 3: ODST, confirming that over 5 million unique players have racked up playtime with the Halo 3: ODST’s single-player campaign or Halo 3 and the multiplayer maps showcased on the game’s second disc, totaling over 116 million hours of play. ODST was […]

  • September NPD - Wii Play bestselling game decade-to-date

    Wii Play is the bestselling game so far in the US this decade, NPD said last night, with 11.1 million units moved. Guitar Hero III and GTA: San Andreas are second and third respectively, with 10.3 million and 9.8 million units sold respectively. Full list below. These are sales from January 2000 to August 2009. […]

  • September NPD - Everything in one place

    We’re very lucky. We can go to sleep, and a writer in Northern Ireland magically writes up the entire NPD. Want all the detail on American sales in September? You, love, are in the right place. September NPD – Slight YoY increase reported, second best September since ’07 September NPD – ODST wins on software […]

  • September NPD - Slight YoY increase reported, second best September since '07

    According to just-released NPD figures, September saw a “modest increase” YoY between September ’08 and September ’09. In fact, last month was the second bestselling September in the US since 2007, which was so high thanks to the release of Halo 3. “The industry managed a modest increase over September 2008, and generated the second […]

  • September NPD - PS3 bested only by DS in the US

    Price-cuts and Slim’s launch have done wonders for PlayStation 3 in this month’s NPD: the console sold over 491k in the US September. DS was the overall best selling hardware though, with sales of 524k. Wii sold 462k, Xbox 360 managed 352k, and there were sales of 190k for PSP and 146k for PlayStation 2. […]

  • September NPD - Raw Data

    PlayStation 2 146.0K PlayStation 3 491.8K PSP 190.4K Xbox 360 352.6K Wii 462.8K Nintendo DS 524.2K HALO 3:ODST 360 MICROSOFT (CORP) Sep-09 1.52M 1 WII SPORTS RESORT W/ WII MOTION PLUS WII NINTENDO OF AMERICA Jul-09 442.9K 2 MADDEN NFL 10 360 ELECTRONIC ARTS Aug-09 289.6K 3 MARIO & LUIGI:BOWSER’S INSIDE STORY NDS NINTENDO OF […]

  • Pachter: US Wii sales to decline for sixth month

    Wii in America’s gone a bit wrong. Wedbush Morgan’s Michael Pachter reckons September’s NPD will show a sixth straight month of negative growth for the machine. “With the core PS3 and Xbox 360 models priced only USD 50 higher than the Wii, we expect year-over-year sales of Wii hardware to continue their annual declines until […]