Games Industry Market Data
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2012 3DS release Animal Crossing: New Leaf broke back into the Japanese Top Ten last week, according to the latest data from Famitsu.
Rockstar’s latest has once again become the UK’s biggest-selling game, despite sales more than halving last week.
UPDATE: It has emerged that the Japanese console games market in 2014 had its worst performance for 24 years.
Level 5's insanely popular Yokai Watch series continues to rule the Japanese charts, according to market data provided by Famitsu.
Three of 2014’s biggest games have held their UK retail podium positions as we kick off the New Year.
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive is on top of Steam's best sellers chart for the second week running, finishing ahead of Arma 3 during the concluding week of the store's end of ...
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive has emerged the victor in Steam's best sellers chart for the last full week of 2014, beating out Far Cry 4 for the top spot during the ...
Sales of video game software in the UK increased by 7.5 per cent to £2.5bn last year, says the Entertainment Retailer’s Association.
Discounted titles abound in Steam's latest weekly top ten results, with Dark Souls II emerging as the victor ahead of Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes.
Now that the new consoles have become more mainstream, Andy Saxton, consumer retail analyst at Kantar Worldpanel, examines how it will make this Christmas different, and how retailers can boost ...
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare is back on top of Steam's weekly top ten sellers list, beating out Valve's own Counter-Strike: Global Offensive for first on the chart.
Xbox One has outsold PlayStation 4 for the first time in the US, according to NPD's latest monthly report.
The Wii U release of Super Smash Bros has sent Nintendo’s console back up the Japanese hardware charts, according to the latest data from Famitsu.
Telltale's Game of Thrones has claimed the top spot on Steam's latest weekly top ten sellers chart.
If all goes to plan this month will see EA celebrate its two billionth mobile games download.
A survey of GameStop PowerUp Rewards members in the US has found that Grand Theft Auto V features on more Christmas lists this year than any other game.
Sales of both next-gen consoles were up sharply week-on-week in the UK last week as retailers offered some great Black Friday deals.
Offers on games and consoles during last week’s Black Friday sales have seen a number of titles shoot back up the UK retail chart.
Steam's latest weekly top ten sellers chart is littered with games on special as part of Valve's Autumn Sale.
Far Cry 4 has proclaimed victory on the latest Steam weekly top ten sellers chart.
Now games can be blamed for ruining your cost of living as well as your children and moral fibre.
The gamble that is Steam Early Access has been demonstrated in numbers.
Football Manager 2015 has climbed to the top of Steam's latest weekly top ten best sellers chart.
The average mobile gamer of 2014 is some seven years younger than just one year ago.