Games Industry Market Data
Of the three big players entering the VR fold this year, only one has a chance of being a mainstream hit.
Ubisoft’s latest smash hit The Division was the best-selling game in the UK for the second week running.
The blockbuster Pokémon series has sold over 279 million units globally since it debuted in Japan 20 years ago.
The announcement of a £350 RRP for PlayStation VR could mark the game over point in the next-gen console battle.
Ubisoft’s record-breaking shooter can’t be stopped.
The revenue generated by game downloads has officially become one of the measures by which the Office of National Statistics measures UK inflation.
Ubisoft said it was going to do it, and The Division has delivered.
Paradox Interactive is celebrating the first birthday of city builder Cities: Skylines by announcing a highly impressive sales milestone.
February marked another sales victory for Sony’s PlayStation 4 in the US.
Steam’s current surprise hit is on the cusp of a big sales milestone.
SuperData now reckons the new virtual reality sector will make nearly a third less money this year than it had originally forecast.
The latest entry in Ubisoft’s Far Cry series holds fast at No.1 in the UK this week.
It’s 1996 again – Pokémon Red, Green, Blue and Yellow took the No.1 spot in Japan last week according to data from Famitsu.
Two brand new releases fly to the head of the UK All Formats charts.
It appears that the PC release of Rise of the Tomb Raider had a strong debut.
Sony’s successful PS4 will go on to join its predecessors the PlayStation and PS2 by selling over 100m units worldwide, DFC Intelligence predicts.
Indie hit Firewatch has out-performed developer Campo Santo’s commercial predictions.
Activision’s Call of Duty: Black Ops III claims its 11th week at the top spot in the UK and outperforms newcomer Street Fighter V.
The market share enjoyed by Windows Phone handsets has more than halved in the last year.
Total US consumer spending on video games was up five per cent year-on-year in 2015, a new joint report between the ESA and NPD has revealed.
The latest game in Atlus’ Shin Megami Tensei series of RPGs has gone straight to the top spot in Japan, according to data from Famitsu.
Activision’s latest Call of Duty title has spent its tenth week at the No.1 spot in the UK since its November launch.
Global sales of the PS4 may well be far ahead of Xbox One, but today’s Ubisoft financial report reveals that Microsoft users are spending more.
Publisher Activision has said that both Skylanders SuperChargers and Guitar Hero Live failed to meet sales expectations.
Warner Bros' LEGO Dimensions has pushed the revenue made from toys-to-life products to £129m.