Friday's Five-Second Facts

Dominic Sacco
Friday's Five-Second Facts

Read and remember these stats so you can sound clever at the next Monday morning meeting.

$1.3bn
The potential amount PopCap Games may cost EA after earn-outs

Read more: EA in $750m swoop for PopCap

6%
Year-on-year dip of game sales in the UK in June in terms of market value

Read more: UK games market tumbles to new low

$1.5bn
GameStop’s expected revenues in 2014 as predicted by financial firm Baird

Read more: GameStop sales to hit $1.5bn in 2014

£11,000
Raised by industry members in a 10k race to London for the SpecialEffect charity

Read more: Runners raise £11k for SpecialEffect

8
Individual weeks at the top of the charts for 505 Games’ Zumba Fitness

Read more: Zumba shows its stamina in UK Charts

100
Staff to leave Future Publishing UK following a drop in Group revenues

Read more: Future UK: Around 100 staff to goRead more: Games mags survive Future cull

69p
The new cost of a standard iOS app in the UK – up from 59p – after Apple revised App Store prices

Read more: App Store game prices rise

10%
Year-on-year drop in physical game sales in the US

Read more: US game sales drop 10%

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