Games Industry Market Data
13 new games launched this week in the UK Top 40, with FIFA 17 coming out on top once again.
Virtual reality may have to wait a while longer before it makes any meaningful impact on the market.
Digital may be the biggest sector in video games, but research from the Entertainment Retailers Association says that 77.1 per cent of UK consumers prefer their games in boxes.
EA’s latest FIFA title has held onto the top spot in the UK charts for its second week on shelves.
EA’s latest football title has shot to the top of the Japanese games charts, according to data provided by Famitsu.
Update: GfK has been in touch to set the record straight about FIFA 17's sales performance.
The latest entry in Atlus’ Persona RPG series has fallen to the No.2 spot in Japan according to date provided by Famitsu.
The PS4 and Xbox One BioShock compilation has claimed its second top spot in the UK All Formats charts.
French publisher Ubisoft has outsold all of its competitors across a number of key territories so far in 2016.
2K Games had a big week at UK physical retail last week with two brand new titles in the Top 10.
Nintendo has said that "excitement for the Pokemon brand" is behind an ongoing resurgence in 3DS hardware sales in the US.
Reigns has sold more than 600,000 copies, primarily on iOS and Android.
Two months on from its launch, Pokemon Go’s US revenue is down to a fraction of what it was at its peak.
Blizzard’s Overwatch has claimed its second successive week at No.1 in the UK Top 40, and its fifth since its release earlier this year.
The price and imminent release of Sony’s new high-spec PS4 could spell bad news for Xbox One, some analysts have predicted.
PlayStation’s No Man’s Sky rescued August and was by far the best-selling game of the month in the UK.
Having been on the go for over a decade, Blizzard’s pioneering MMO World of Warcraft is still capable of delivering the goods.
It was a big week for Blizzard with the publisher claiming two spots in the UK Top 10.
The latest entries in the wildly popular Yo-Kai Watch series, Sushi/Tempura, were the best-selling titles in Japan this week, according to market data from Famitsu.
Square Enix’s latest entry in the Deus Ex series has shot straight to No.1 in the UK.
The owner of unofficial data tracker Steam Spy has re-added sales information for games that developers had previously requested it remove.
A new entry in Bandai Namco’s popular Tales of RPG series was the best-selling game in Japan last week, according to market data from Famitsu.
The mobile games industry continues to grow, with downloads far outstretching those in any other category.
Codemasters’ F1 2016 has finished in pole position in its first week on shelves.
For the first time since October 2015, Xbox One has beat PS4 in the monthly US sales race.