Games Industry Market Data
SuperData has said that the global digital video games market in March was up seven per cent year-on-year, reaching $8bn.
It’s pretty tough to get a handle on Xbox performance nowadays, but Microsoft’s latest financials do reveal a few snippets.
Switch’s early success may continue to grab the headlines, but the enduring success of the PS4 continues to be the console sector’s crowning jewel.
EA’s FIFA 17 was the highest grossing console game digitally in the UK last month.
NPD’s March data has revealed that Ubisoft’s Ghost Recon: Wildlands was the best-selling US game in March.
The global video games market is expected to grow by 7.8 per cent in 2017.
Nintendo has announced as part of the March NPD results that the Switch has become its fastest selling video game system ever in the US.
From its origins and the nichest of niche RPGs, Persona 5 can now credibly lay claim to being a mainstream hit.
Runescape developer Jagex has reported record revenues for the second successive year.
Potentially super-niche RPG Nier: Automata has achieved some definitely not niche sales numbers.
Developer CD Projekt has announced some big numbers for its now smash-hit RPG series The Witcher.
Capcom’s Monster Hunter XX has sold another 255,748 copies last week in Japan and topped Famitsu’s charts for the second consecutive week despite sales decreasing 74 per cent. Having shifted ...
The latest figures from Media Create show that Nintendo’s new Switch console has hit an important milestone in the company’s homeland.
SuperData Research Worldwide Digital Games Revenue Report for February has shown a global year-on-year increase of four per cent for the sector.
The combined revenue of the world’s largest 25 video games companies hit $70.4bn in 2016, representing a year-on-year increase of 17 per cent.
Read the headlines at the end of 2016, MCV’s included, and you might think the games industry was having a tough time of it. A number of high-profile releases struggled ...
Analyst SuperData has said that it believes Nintendo sold 1.5 Switch consoles worldwide.
Nintendo has said that its new Switch console has sold more in its first two days in the US than any other machine in the platform holder’s history.
Nintendo Switch sold 80k units in its first 48 hours on sale in the UK, MCV understands.
The Nintendo Switch will sell around 5m units by the end of the year.
Sony has at last revealed how many of its virtual reality systems have been sold since October’s launch.
SuperData thinks Sony has struck gold with its latest new PS4 IP. Horizon Zero Dawn arrives in the UK next week, and has already been receiving glowing reviews, boasting a ...
Nintendo 3DS sales are up in Japan after the successful launch of the latest title in Square Enix's Dragon Quest Monsters series, according to the latest market data from Famitsu.
Tencent-owned Finnish mobile powerhouse Supercell is reportedly on the lookout for purchases.