Games Industry Market Data
Last week’s Japanese retail charts resembled a bygone era, as the latest Final Fantasy and Resident Evil instalments topped the rankings.
EA's new Battlefield game Hardline has debuted at No.1 in the Gfk Chart-Track Top 40.
Cities: Skylines has once again topped Steam's weekly best selling chart, beating out Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and Grand Theft Auto V pre-orders.
Minecraft has once again taken the top spot on Newzoo and Octoly's monthly chart tracking the top 20 game franchises on YouTube.
Nintendo’s new all-star outing for Mario Party hasn’t been enough to outdo Sega’s latest virtual gangster offering in Japan.
After three consecutive weeks where new IP ruled the UK retail charts, Rockstar’s crime opus Grand Theft Auto V has reclaimed its crown.
Cities: Skylines has taken the top spot on Steam's best sellers list for the past week, beating out Valve's Counter-Strike: Global Offensive.
The game revenue share held by supermarkets decreased in 2014.
Sony’s consoles have topped the Japanese hardware rankings once again, despite a week full of new titles for Nintendo’s 3DS platform.
Dragon Ball Xenoverse has claimed the peak position on Steam's top ten sellers for the past week.
And the chances are you’ve probably not even heard of it.
Warner Bros and Techland's open world zombie title Dying Light once again takes pole position in the GfK Chart-Track Top 40.
In spite of a few big releases this February, the games market is tracking behind last year.
The overall gaming hardware market reached $67bn in 2014, according to new data presented by analyst Jon Peddie Research.
Sega’s strategy title Total War: Attila would have charted at No.3 in the GfK Chart-Track All Formats Top 40 if the rankings took into consideration digital sales, MCV can reveal.
Dragon Quest Heroes helps keep PS4 and Vita on top of the Japanese hardware charts for a second week
Square Enix’s new Dragon Quest spin-off has helped Sony’s PS4 and Vita place top of Japan’s hardware rankings once again.
The Interactive Games & Entertainment Association has revealed that Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare was the best selling game in Australia last year.
Sony has said at GDC that total worldwide PS4 sales to consumers have now hit 20.2m units.
A retail-led survey has found that UK children under the age of 12 are now more likely to own a tablet than a games console.
Gearbox's Homeworld Remastered Collection has grabbed the top spot on Steam's latest weekly top ten sellers chart.
The Open Gaming Alliance has predicted that while the PC gaming will continue to grow through 2019, the console and handheld markets will decline in value.
Warner Bros' new open world parker zombie title Dying Light has debuted in first place in the GfK Chart-Track All Formats Top 40.
Last week’s MCV and UKIE figures valuing the market for games in the UK showed a growth once more in consumer hunger for games.
It might be easy to dismiss the success of Warner Bros’ video games division.
New data collected by research firm Superdata claims PlayStation hardware is generating significantly more digital revenue than Xbox in the US.