Entries in 'sales' (245)

PC now the UK's fastest growing games platform

PC now the UK's fastest growing games platform

Next-gen consoles finally have a competitor to be fearful of – the PC.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Oct 31st 2013 at 10:27AM in News
Next-gen won't recapture last-gen's highs, analyst predicts

Next-gen won't recapture last-gen's highs, analyst predicts

Strategy Analytics thinks the upcoming console generation will fall well short of the financial success enjoyed by our current machines.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 30th 2013 at 1:50PM in News
Wii U sold just 460k units in the last six months

Wii U sold just 460k units in the last six months

Nintendo’s latest financial report has revealed more disappointing sales for Nintendo’s Wii U.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 30th 2013 at 9:39AM in News
Tesco claims a third of Grand Theft Auto V's total spend in UK

Tesco claims a third of Grand Theft Auto V's total spend in UK

A third of all the money spent on Grand Theft Auto V in the UK in its first two weeks on sale in the UK was spent at Tesco.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 28th 2013 at 11:17AM in News

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Analyst tips Xbox One to win launch window next-gen sales race

Analyst tips Xbox One to win launch window next-gen sales race

Baird Research analyst Colin Sebastian has predicted that Xbox One will enjoy slightly higher launch window unit sales than its rival PS4.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 25th 2013 at 3:56PM in News
Poor Wii U sales behind reason not to bring Need for Speed Rivals to console

Poor Wii U sales behind reason not to bring Need for Speed Rivals to console

Need for Speed: Most Wanted did not put in the commercial performance on Wii U that EA was hoping for.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 21st 2013 at 2:03PM in News
Xbox 360 lifetime sales hit 80m units worldwide

Xbox 360 lifetime sales hit 80m units worldwide

Microsoft has announced the Xbox 360 has reached 80m sales worldwide since its launch in 2005.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 20th 2013 at 9:15AM in News
Ubi expecting 50% digital revenue by 2017

Ubi expecting 50% digital revenue by 2017

Ubisoft wants its digital business to reach a 50 per cent share of its turnover within three to four years.

Craig Chapple
by Craig Chapple
on Oct 17th 2013 at 9:50AM in News

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Grand Theft Auto V enjoys strong debut in Japan

Grand Theft Auto V enjoys strong debut in Japan

Pokemon may have beaten it to the top of the Japanese charts, but Grand Theft Auto V has redefined what a Western game can achieve in Japan.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 16th 2013 at 3:01PM in News
Nintendo: Sonic will help drive 2DS sales

Nintendo: Sonic will help drive 2DS sales

Sonic the Hedgehog is one of the 2DS’ killer apps, says Nintendo.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Oct 16th 2013 at 1:26PM in News
Monster Hunter 4 ships 3m in first month

Monster Hunter 4 ships 3m in first month

Monster Hunter 4 has surpassed 3m copies shipped in its first month.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 15th 2013 at 11:40PM in News

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Assassin's Creed series surpasses 6.6m UK sales

Assassin's Creed series surpasses 6.6m UK sales

Assassin’s Creed has now sold over 6.6m units in the UK, Ubisoft has told MCV.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Oct 15th 2013 at 3:27PM in News
Pokemon X & Y sell 4m in opening weekend

Pokemon X & Y sell 4m in opening weekend

Nintendo has revealed some impressive sales numbers for Pokemon X & Y’s opening weekend.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 15th 2013 at 1:38PM in News
GTA V reclaims UK No.1; Pokemon and Beyond debut in Top Ten

GTA V reclaims UK No.1; Pokemon and Beyond debut in Top Ten

Rockstar’s Grand Theft Auto V has claimed it’s second UKIE Gfk Chart-Track All Formats UK No.1 after two weeks at the top for EA’s FIFA 14.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 14th 2013 at 9:04AM in News
PC sales decline continues

PC sales decline continues

PC sales worldwide have seen a further decline, falling almost 10 per cent compared to the same period in 2012, as consumers continue to choose tablets, a new report claims.

Aaron Lee
by Aaron Lee
on Oct 11th 2013 at 10:48AM in News

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John Lewis expects Xbox One sales to outsell PS4

John Lewis expects Xbox One sales to outsell PS4

Department store giant John Lewis has predicted a next-gen win for Xbox One.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 10th 2013 at 9:59AM in News
State Of Decay hits 1m copies sold

State Of Decay hits 1m copies sold

Undead Labs’ hit zombie survival game State of Decay has surpassed 1m copies sold.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 8th 2013 at 6:50AM in News
Grand Theft Auto V breaks PSN sales records

Grand Theft Auto V breaks PSN sales records

Rockstar’s Grand Theft Auto V has not just been breaking records on the High Street.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 7th 2013 at 2:17PM in News
Monster Hunter 4 sales hit 2.4m

Monster Hunter 4 sales hit 2.4m

Monster Hunter 4 has come out on top again on Media Create charts, as sales for the game have ballooned past 2.4m.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 3rd 2013 at 7:30AM in News
Europe developing a taste for Windows Phone

Europe developing a taste for Windows Phone

A new report claims Windows Phone sales are picking up in Europe.

by Seth Tipps
on Oct 2nd 2013 at 12:54PM in News
China to lift console sales ban

China to lift console sales ban

The console video game market is about to get a hell of a lot bigger.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 27th 2013 at 2:23PM in News
Apple sells 9m iPhone 5C and 5S units in three days

Apple sells 9m iPhone 5C and 5S units in three days

Official figures from Apple have revealed a record-breaking nine million sales of its new iPhones in just three days.

Zen Terrelonge
by Zen Terrelonge
on Sep 23rd 2013 at 2:23PM in News
Xbox 360 fights back in August

Xbox 360 fights back in August

Microsoft has reclaimed its crown as the UK’s No.1 platform holder.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Sep 19th 2013 at 1:37PM in News
Monster Hunter 4 sales exceed 1.7m units two days out from launch

Monster Hunter 4 sales exceed 1.7m units two days out from launch

Capcom’s Monster Hunter 4 has sold a ton of copies out of the gate and, according to the latest charts in Japan, 3DS sales are benefiting because of it.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Sep 19th 2013 at 5:35AM in News