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A host of retailers have slashed $50 off the price of the Xbox 360 in the US.
Traditional gaming has held its own in the face of increasing opposition this generation – but its stiffest challenge may be yet to come.
Another notable figure has dripped out from the NPD group following its August report.
A notable bit of info has made its way out of last month’s NPD report: The software division’s chart-topper Darksiders II moved just 247,000 units during the period.
The NPD Group has released its latest monthly report on US retail, showing Darksiders 2 claimed the software crown amidst another month of decline for the market.
The total number of US gamers has seen a significant reduction in 2012, according to an NPD report.
Microsoft has announced a permanent price drop for Kinect, for some of the world at least.
Industry vet Don Daglow believes Americans have trouble dealing with failure, specifically in regards to gaming.
A US launch date for the Wii U has been confirmed according to one report, while another has the console missing its launch window in Europe due to manufacturing issues.
Encouraging news coming out of the NPD today, as the group revealed digital sales for Q2 2012 were up year over year by 17 per cent.
For the first time ever, Android has accounted for over half of the overall smartphone sales in key global markets over a 12 week period.
Microsoft’s new Kinect fitness initiative goes live today in the US.
Sales of the 3DS in America and Europe are not where Nintendo would have hoped, the company has admitted.
Nintendo has announced a US release date for Kirby’s Dream Collection.
Blizzard’s Diablo III was the best selling game in the US in May, according to NPD’s latest numbers.
American trade body The Entertainment Retailers Association has urged against a possible ban on sales of the Xbox 360 in the US.
The UK games industry may be visiting America for E3 this week, but some firms are establishing a more permanent foothold over the pond.
Microsoft has revealed a brand new limited edition racing-focused Xbox 360 hardware bundle for the US.
Microsoft’s patent dispute with Motorola just got significantly more serious with the threat of a US ban on the console.
Sony Corporation’s share price has fallen to its lowest position in a generation in both Japan and the United States.
Same-store sales at US retailer GameStop dropped 12.5 per cent year-on-year.
The age of the 3DS is upon us, so it seems only right that Nintendo moves now to slash the price of its last generation handheld.
US gamers have become the first to be offered a cut-price console on the condition that they sign up for a two-year contract.
Rumour has it US consumers will be able to buy an Xbox 360 and Kinect for as little as $99 this month.
A new colour version of the 3DS has been confirmed for the US market.