Entries in 'npd' (179)
A new report from NPD suggests that only a limited number of US gamers have made the decision to completely abandon physical games.
Sony has taken an impressive lead over the Xbox One across the pond.
Microsoft has confirmed that Xbox One outsold the PS4 in the US in December.
Although certain press releases issued last night may make you think the opposite, it is PS4 that has emerged as the early leader in the next-gen US sales race.
The NPD Group's monthly US retail report has been released, showing overall growth for a third consecutive month thanks to the performances of the latest Grand Theft Auto and Pokemon ...
Digital full game downloads and DLC spending grew 27 per cent in the US games market during Q2 2013.
The Xbox 360’s iron grip on the North American market has finally been released.
A new NPD report has found that the number of players gaming online – along with the number of hours spent by those players online – has increased significantly.
Hit releases such as BioShock Infinite and Tomb Raider were sadly unable to stop another month of annual decline in the US video games market.
The traditional games industry needs PS4 and Xbox 720 to be a big hit, so these new stats from NPD make for grim reading.
The Xbox 360 has started 2013 in much the same way as it ended 2012 in the US. And sadly, so did the Wii U.
Microsoft's Xbox 360 has outperformed all other home consoles for 24 consecutive months in terms of US hardware sales.
Nintendo's newest console is tracking behind its predecessor in terms of US launch sales, but is bringing in more dollars.
Last month saw further year-on-year declines for physical retail across the pond.
There may be new consoles and handhelds on shelves, but Microsoft's seven-year-old machine still shifts the most units in the US.
Nintendo has revealed sales figures for its newest console after its first week on sale in the United States.
The NPD Group has released its October US retail report, showing another major YOY decline in overall sales.
NPD has released its US retail video games report for September, revealing yet another month with sales down year-over-year.
The NPD Group has released its annual study on Kids and Consumer Electronics, revealing that while consoles and portable game systems still see the highest usage level from the demographic, ...
June 2012 figures are in from the NPD Group, and they’re pretty ugly.
“It's an irrelevant measure on the industry. It's totally irrelevant. We don't even really look at it internally anymore.”
Telling signs of the consumer shift to digital in the US have arrived courtesy of NPD’s latest report.
The combined sales of the used, rental, digital and social games markets was worth £798m across the UK, France and Germany, says a new NPD report.
NPD Group has revealed that almost one third of US gamers would rather buy their games digitally than in a shop.
Blizzard’s Diablo III was the best selling game in the US in May, according to NPD’s latest numbers.