Games Industry Market Data
Crysis developer Crytek foresees a future for the company where none of its titles make it to retail.
Activision Blizzard has released its full year financial report for 2012, recording revenue of $4.8bn thanks to Call of Duty, Diablo, and Skylanders.
Assassin's Creed publisher Ubisoft saw its sales rise to over €800m last quarter, beating the previous Christmas season.
Sales in Sony’s games division fell 15.1 per cent in the quarter ending December 31st, although overall Sony has enjoyed somewhat of a reversal of fortune.
With The Witcher 3 reveal behind it, CD Projekt has announced lifetime sales numbers for the franchise.
The total value of the US video games market declined nine per cent in 2012.
Take-Two has reported a near doubling of revenue of $415.8m for the quarter ending December 31st 2012.
Publisher Deep Silver has confirmed that global sell-through numbers for 2011 release Dead Island have hit 5m units.
Digital sales across Nintendo platforms currently stand at ¥11.1bn for the current financial year.
DmC: Devil May Cry is going to fall well short of Capcom’s initial expectations for the game.
Square Enix has reported a net loss for the nine months ending December 31st.
It’s been a good for the first three quarters of Capcom’s financial year despite what the company itself describes as the “failure” of Resident Evil 6.
EA is closing in on a couple of milestones for its Madden NFL franchise.
EA has reported a decline in revenues for FY13 Q3 with a surge in digital sales unable to offset a decline in physical games sales.
Online retailer Amazon has reported a sharp drop in net income for the three months ending December 31st.
65 per cent of DLC sales in GameStop stores are for Microsoft’s Xbox 360, the retailer has revealed.
Nintendo now expects to sell 4m Wii U units by the end of the current financial year. That’s down from its previous 5.5m unit sales forecast.
This year, our salary survey shows a decline in the average UK games industry yearly wage.
Apple is on the ropes as customers flock from iOS to Android, right? Perhaps not.
Xbox 360 still rules the roost in the US, but sales for the December quarter were sharply down year-on-year.
The seemingly unending sales onslaught of Minecraft has brought the title to another major milestone.
Who says the boxed PC games market is dead? It overtook DS in the UK last year to be the fourth biggest games platform
PC has overtaken DS and 3DS to become the fourth biggest games platform in terms of boxed sales.
25 per cent of all accessories sold in the UK last year were Skylanders toys.
US second-hand digital music marketplace ReDigi is preparing to launch in Europe and expand into areas including ebooks and video games.
Home Retail Group has announced that total sales grew 1.6 per cent to £1.744m between September 2nd and January 5th.