Entries in 'november' (33)

NPD November: Console launches boost total sales to $2.7bn

NPD November: Console launches boost total sales to $2.7bn

NPD has released its November 2013 US retail report, revealing total game sales increased seven per cent year-over-year to $2.74bn.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Dec 13th 2013 at 5:50AM in News
US PS4 November sales estimated at 1.25m units, 66% ahead of Xbox One

US PS4 November sales estimated at 1.25m units, 66% ahead of Xbox One

It has been estimated that PS4 sold 66 per cent more units than Xbox One in the US in November.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 9th 2013 at 4:01PM in News
Competition alleges "late November launch" for Xbox One

Competition alleges "late November launch" for Xbox One

The small print of a Mountain Dew and Doritos competition has pointed to a late November release date for Microsoft’s Xbox One.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 2nd 2013 at 10:11AM in News
Call of Duty suffers 14 per cent sales decline in first month in US

Call of Duty suffers 14 per cent sales decline in first month in US

Month one sales for Call of Duty: Black Ops II were down 14 per cent on the 2011 November sales of Modern Warfare 3, a report has claimed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 10th 2012 at 9:40AM in News

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November game sales struggle as retailers bank on late Christmas

November game sales struggle as retailers bank on late Christmas

UK retailers made £211.3m from video game sales last month.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Dec 7th 2012 at 1:00PM in News
November dip for US games retail

November dip for US games retail

Last month saw further year-on-year declines for physical retail across the pond.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Dec 7th 2012 at 11:00AM in News
Xbox 360 leads US hardware sales in November

Xbox 360 leads US hardware sales in November

There may be new consoles and handhelds on shelves, but Microsoft's seven-year-old machine still shifts the most units in the US.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Dec 7th 2012 at 10:37AM in News
OPINION: Battle of the bullets might just fire up games retail

OPINION: Battle of the bullets might just fire up games retail

Our shooty Man showdown cover answers a question we posed back in May when The Avengers was rocking the Box Office.

Michael French
by Michael French
on Nov 12th 2012 at 2:59PM in News

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Microsoft confirms November 6th release for Halo 4

Microsoft confirms November 6th release for Halo 4

Halo 4 will, as reported earlier today, be released worldwide on November 6th.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 17th 2012 at 4:07PM in News
November 6th release rumoured for Halo 4

November 6th release rumoured for Halo 4

It looks as if Microsoft is to break with recent tradition and release the new Halo closer to Christmas than it ever has previously.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 17th 2012 at 9:47AM in News
How games TV ads translate into sales

How games TV ads translate into sales

We know millions of pounds are spent on advertising games on TV. But how did this help influence each publisher’s November market share in terms of unit sales?

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Jan 6th 2012 at 10:02AM in News
UK CHARTS: November 2011

UK CHARTS: November 2011

At last, UK games retail has reason to cheer following a strong month of sales. But November wasn’t all about Call of Duty:?Modern Warfare 3 and Assassin’s Creed:?Revelations.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Dec 14th 2011 at 10:00AM in News

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UK stores report £268m bonanza

UK stores report £268m bonanza

Forget the doom and gloom on the High Street. UK games retailers generated £268m in software sales last month.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Dec 14th 2011 at 10:00AM in News
US retail game sales reach $3bn in November

US retail game sales reach $3bn in November

The US games retail market generated $3bn overall in November representing a year-on-year rise of 0.4 per cent.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Dec 12th 2011 at 9:52AM in News
World of Tanks hits retail November 11th

World of Tanks hits retail November 11th

Wargaming.net’s online multiplayer war shooter World of Tanks is heading to UK retail next month, courtesy of publisher Deep Silver.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Oct 10th 2011 at 6:04PM in News

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Blue Wii launching this November

Blue Wii launching this November

A first of its kind Blue Wii will be released on November 18th in the UK, Nintendo has announced.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 10th 2011 at 10:37AM in News
Now music game out November 11th

Now music game out November 11th

Now That’s What I Call Music: Dance and Sing will hit shelves for Wii on November 11th with a revised name.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Sep 6th 2011 at 4:06PM in News
November’s 1m game shortfall

November’s 1m game shortfall

UK games retail sold 1m fewer games during November than it did during the same period in 2009, according to GfK Chart-Track data.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 22nd 2010 at 1:30PM in News
Bond duo hit stores in November

Bond duo hit stores in November

James Bond 007: Blood Stone will arrive in the UK on November 5th along with GoldenEye 007.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Oct 22nd 2010 at 3:42PM in News
Xbox 360 dash update gets more new features

Xbox 360 dash update gets more new features

Microsoft has announced a number of extra changes that are on the way in the next Xbox 360 dashboard update due out on November 4th.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 11th 2010 at 10:11AM in News
Microsoft exec dates Natal

Microsoft exec dates Natal

The marketing manager for the Saudi Arabian brand of Microsoft’s Entertainment and Devices Division has seemingly pointed to an October launch date for the motion sensing Natal camera.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 11th 2010 at 11:00AM in News
Jonathan Ross touts Natal release date

Jonathan Ross touts Natal release date

Having spent the day getting to grips with Microsoft’s Project Natal yesterday, comments from outspoken TV presenter Jonathan Ross point to a possible October release date for the anticipated Xbox ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 23rd 2010 at 10:39AM in News