Games Industry Market Data
November charts: Call of Duty, Fallout and Battlefront cause blockbuster month for the UK games industry
November proved to be a major month for the UK games industry, driven by a trio of major launches - Call of Duty, Fallout and Star Wars Battlefront.
At last! The UK games industry has some digital download charts.
The numbers are finally in for what appears to have been a blockbuster Black Friday.
Fallout 4 was able to hold off the rising tide of titles on special for Steam's currently winding down Exploration Sale, taking the top spot on this week's best sellers ...
The latest Star Wars game has unsurprisingly shot to the top of the Japanese retail rankings in its debut week.
Nearly all digital game segments experienced a year-over-year rise in revenue last month, Superdata reports.
Fallout 4 continues its reign atop Steam's best-selling products chart, while Football Manager 2016 has settled into the runner-up position for consecutive weeks.
The jury remains out on the real market potential of virtual reality but analyst Superdata thinks it’s going to be a BIG hit.
Black Friday is a US sales event. It signals the end of Thanksgiving and the start of the Christmas sales rush.
Star Wars Battlefront debuts at the top spot in the UK charts and has the fourth biggest week of any game this year.
The flurry of triple-A console releases has seen console publishers race back to the top of the TV advertisement battle in the US.
Fallout 4 has tripled the sales of its predecessor New Vegas, rocketing to number one in the UK retail rankings.
Fallout 4 continues to top Steam's weekly best sellers chart, taking the number one spot again during its launch week.
Bethesda has said that Fallout 4 sold-in 12m units of Fallout 4 for this week’s launch day.
The long-awaited arrival of the Master Chief on Xbox One has helped the console achieve a rare monthly win in the US.
Blockbuster shooter Call of Duty: Black Ops III has shot to number one in the Japanese retail charts, fighting off a number of home-grown titles.
Pre-orders for Fallout 4 were able to hold off the launch of Call of Duty: Black Ops III on this week's Steam top ten sellers chart.
The latest entry in Activision’s Call of Duty series goes straight to the top of the UK boxed games charts.
A new study from the Pew Research Centre has strengthened the argument that console content makers should be making more effort to appeal to females.
Sales of brand new PS3 and Xbox 360 games have dropped year-on-year as the latest generation of consoles see a greater number of exclusive releases.
In a contrast to the UK’s Halo-ruled rankings, Japan’s retail charts were last week dominated by home-grown titles from the territory.
Grand Theft Auto V has retaken the top spot on Steam’s weekly best-sellers chart, thanks to a feature discount in the distributor’s Halloween Sale.
New data from Kantar Worldpanel indicates that the market share of GAME, HMV and Argos has increased on the year before.
Halo 5: Guardians has taken the No.1 spot in the UK charts, deposing previous top dog Assassin’s Creed Syndicate.
Sony has revealed that it sold 4m PS4 consoles in the quarter ending September.