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Xbox 360 tripling PS3 growth in 2011

Xbox 360 tripling PS3 growth in 2011

Microsoft has announced that in the first four months of 2011 the Xbox 360 has enjoyed year-on-year unit sales growth of 29 per cent in the US– that's triple the ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 3rd 2011 at 3:40PM in News
THQ Partners signs Codies US deal

THQ Partners signs Codies US deal

A new distribution deal between THQ Partners and Codemasters will see the former handle the US release of Dirt 3, F1 2011 and more.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on May 25th 2011 at 11:24AM in News
US gamers angry over 3DS terms

US gamers angry over 3DS terms

US gamers are reportedly furious at Nintendo's privacy terms and conditions for 3DS.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on May 20th 2011 at 12:45PM in News
Xperia Play’s US launch dated

Xperia Play’s US launch dated

Sony Ericcson’s Xperia Play – the first PlayStation certified phone – will launch in the US next week.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on May 18th 2011 at 11:26AM in News

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360 Games on Demand gets first import titles

360 Games on Demand gets first import titles

Cult Japanese shooter develop Cave has announced that 2D shooter Deathsmiles is to be released digitally on Xbox 360 in the US.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 16th 2011 at 11:52AM in News
NPD: US market soars in April

NPD: US market soars in April

April has been a very kind month. In the UK we get glorious weather, in the US they get an excellent performance from video games at retail.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 13th 2011 at 9:44AM in News
Largest BitTorrent prosecution begins

Largest BitTorrent prosecution begins

The US Copyright Group has been granted permission to subpoena ISPs for the details of users who have illegally downloaded movies via BitTorrent.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 11th 2011 at 1:22PM in News
3DS has made 'smaller impact' than expected

3DS has made 'smaller impact' than expected

American market analyst Michael pachter has said that the 3DS has had a smaller impact on the US market than he expected.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 9th 2011 at 2:46PM in News

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Square Enix grabs Dead Island rights

Square Enix grabs Dead Island rights

It has been confirmed that Square Enix is to distribute Techland's Dead Island in the US as part of a co-publishing agreement with publisher Deep Silver.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 4th 2011 at 12:06PM in News
Gioteck targets US

Gioteck targets US

MCV Award winner Gioteck is already making waves in the UK – and now it has set its sights on cracking America.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 2nd 2011 at 11:00AM in News
White iPhone arrives tomorrow

White iPhone arrives tomorrow

Having missed the launch of the iPhone 4 way back in June 2010, Apple has confirmed that the white version of the handset will at last go on sale ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 27th 2011 at 3:07PM in News
Mind Candy invades US

Mind Candy invades US

London-based online gaming firm Mind Candy will open a US office in the next few months.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 20th 2011 at 3:47PM in News

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Nintendo's handheld market share 'down 13%'

Nintendo's handheld market share 'down 13%'

Mobile analytics agency Flurry has claimed that the combined forces of Apple iOS and Google Android are eating into Nintendo's handheld market share.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 19th 2011 at 3:05PM in News
NPD: Strong March for DS and Xbox

NPD: Strong March for DS and Xbox

Nintendo's DS was the best selling console in the US last month, according to the latest report from stats body NPD.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 15th 2011 at 9:58AM in News
3DS sold under 400k in US week one

3DS sold under 400k in US week one

Though Nintendo still refuses to issue any firm sales numbers for the 3DS, the platform holder has now confirmed that the new portable sold "just shy of 400,000" units in ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 15th 2011 at 9:28AM in News
Pokémon Black and White hit 3m sales

Pokémon Black and White hit 3m sales

Pokémon Black and White have sold 3m copies in the US and Europe within their first two weeks on sale.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Apr 4th 2011 at 10:00AM in News

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3DS breaks US Nintendo records

3DS breaks US Nintendo records

Nintendo has stated that its new 3DS handheld has broken all previous US hardware sales numbers for the company.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 30th 2011 at 9:25AM in News
Xbox 360 getting "updated" disc format

Xbox 360 getting "updated" disc format

Microsoft has begun asking US Xbox 360 owners to register for the latest System Update Preview which this year promises something of a surprise.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 30th 2011 at 9:10AM in News
Pachter expects 2011 Xbox dominance in US

Pachter expects 2011 Xbox dominance in US

There's no denying that Sony's first party software line-up for PS3 in 2011 is extremely impressive, but despite this analyst Michael Pachter believes the console will struggle to close the ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 22nd 2011 at 9:43AM in News
Homefront sells 375k in US

Homefront sells 375k in US

New first person shooter contender Homefront sold 375k units in its first day on sale in the US, publisher THQ has confirmed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 17th 2011 at 9:38AM in News
PS Blog gets a redesign

PS Blog gets a redesign

The US PlayStation Blog has had a major overhaul to make it easier for consumers to find info on the newest titles.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Mar 16th 2011 at 10:52AM in News
Child of Eden dated for June

Child of Eden dated for June

Publisher Ubisofot has confirmed via its Facebook page that Xbox 360 Kinect title Child of Eden will be released on June 14th.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 14th 2011 at 8:37AM in News
Xbox 360 poised to overtake Wii

Xbox 360 poised to overtake Wii

Back in September 2010 Microsoft made the bold claim that "there's been a mid-generation leadership change" in the hardware market. Now it looks like it might just have been right.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 11th 2011 at 3:41PM in News
iPad 2 launches in US today

iPad 2 launches in US today

Apple’s iPad 2 has arrived on US shelves today, and gaming is already making its presence known on the platform.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Mar 11th 2011 at 11:14AM in News
Black Ops claims all-time US crown

Black Ops claims all-time US crown

Following its chart-topping performance in February, US sales tracker NPD has confirmed that Activision's Call of Duty: Black Ops has become the best-selling game ever in the region.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 11th 2011 at 9:13AM in News