Entries in 'sales' (309)

COD: Advanced Warfare is 2014's best selling US game, but sales dip up to 27% year-on-year

COD: Advanced Warfare is 2014's best selling US game, but sales dip up to 27% year-on-year

Activision’s Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare is the best selling game to date in the US, although analysts suggest that sales are down on predecessor Ghosts.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 15th 2014 at 10:37AM in News
Black Friday boosts for Xbox One and PS4 in UK

Black Friday boosts for Xbox One and PS4 in UK

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.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 1st 2014 at 11:39AM in News
This War of Mine recoups dev costs in two days

This War of Mine recoups dev costs in two days

11 Bit Studios’ PC title This War of Mine is already in the black.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 27th 2014 at 12:10PM in News
Super Smash Bros on Wii U has sold nearly half a million copies in the US

Super Smash Bros on Wii U has sold nearly half a million copies in the US

The Wii U version of Super Smash Bros has got off to an excellent start in the US.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 25th 2014 at 1:52PM in News

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Activision finally releases some Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare numbers

Activision finally releases some Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare numbers

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare is the biggest entertainment launch of the year – that’s the headline from Activision’s long-awaited sales press release.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 20th 2014 at 1:14PM in News
EA exec says Xbox One is 'catching up quickly' with PS4

EA exec says Xbox One is 'catching up quickly' with PS4

The rate at which Xbox One is narrowing its sales gap behind PS4 is accelerating.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 19th 2014 at 9:30AM in News
PS4 outsells Xbox One for 10th consecutive month in US

PS4 outsells Xbox One for 10th consecutive month in US

Sony has confirmed that PS4 was the best selling console in the US in October.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 14th 2014 at 9:26AM in News
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare beats Ghosts' week one UK numbers, tops charts

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare beats Ghosts' week one UK numbers, tops charts

As revealed by MCV earlier today, Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare has bettered the week one sales numbers of predecessor Ghosts, grabbing the UK No.1 in the process.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 10th 2014 at 2:01PM in News

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Destiny hits 9.5m registered users, Destiny 2 already in development

Destiny hits 9.5m registered users, Destiny 2 already in development

Activision has said that Bungie’s shooter Destiny has attracted 9.5m registered users since its September 9th release.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 5th 2014 at 9:24AM in News
Activision believes Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare could still outsell Ghosts

Activision believes Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare could still outsell Ghosts

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare could yet outsell its predecessor Ghosts, the CEO of Activision Publishing Eric Hirshberg has said.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 4th 2014 at 10:19AM in News
Ubisoft expects Far Cry 4 to sell 6m and The Crew 2m as PS4 games sell over double Xbox One

Ubisoft expects Far Cry 4 to sell 6m and The Crew 2m as PS4 games sell over double Xbox One

Far Cry 4 will sell 6m units and The Crew 2m units in their first year on sale, Ubisoft has predicted.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 31st 2014 at 10:16AM in News
PS4 unit sales reach 13.5m worldwide as console enjoys its best quarter since launch

PS4 unit sales reach 13.5m worldwide as console enjoys its best quarter since launch

Sales of the PS4 have now hit 13.5m units after the console shifted 3.3m worldwide in the quarter ending September 30th, Sony has revealed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 31st 2014 at 9:45AM in News

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Watch Dogs ships 9m copies

Watch Dogs ships 9m copies

Ubisoft's open-world action adventure game Watch Dogs has shipped 9m units, the company's latest financial report reveals.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 30th 2014 at 8:37PM in News
Zuckerberg: Oculus Rift needs to sell 50-100m units to become meaningful

Zuckerberg: Oculus Rift needs to sell 50-100m units to become meaningful

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has said that he hopes to sell between 50m and 100m Oculus Rift virtual reality headsets over the next ten years.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 29th 2014 at 3:00PM in News
UPDATED: Wii U sales double year-on-year

UPDATED: Wii U sales double year-on-year

Sales of the Wii U in the half year ending September hit 1.12m – over double the 460k sold in the same period the year before.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 29th 2014 at 9:36AM in News
Call of Duty 'has peaked'; AW expected to sell 70% less than Black Ops 2

Call of Duty 'has peaked'; AW expected to sell 70% less than Black Ops 2

Next week’s Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare could sell 70 per cent fewer units than 2012’s Black Ops 2.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 27th 2014 at 3:31PM in News

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Microsoft shipped 2.4m Xbox consoles in its last quarter

Microsoft shipped 2.4m Xbox consoles in its last quarter

2.4m Xbox consoles were shipped to retail in the quarter ending September 30th.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 24th 2014 at 9:37AM in News
iPhone breaks sales records as Apple beats expectations but iPad sales continue to fall

iPhone breaks sales records as Apple beats expectations but iPad sales continue to fall

Apple has improved upon its recent quarterly disappointments by posting a strong sales period on the back of a record-breaking iPhone performance.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 21st 2014 at 1:39PM in News
Trine franchise hits 7m sold

Trine franchise hits 7m sold

Finnish indie developer Frozenbyte has announced the titles in its co-op puzzle platformer series Trine have combined to sell more than 7m copies.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 19th 2014 at 4:42PM in News
GTA V sales on PS4 and Xbox One should 'pale in comparison' to last-gen

GTA V sales on PS4 and Xbox One should 'pale in comparison' to last-gen

Michael Pachter doesn’t believe the upcoming PS4 and Xbox One version of Grand Theft Auto V will hold a candle to the game’s last-gen performance.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 15th 2014 at 3:05PM in News
New 3DS sales hit 230k in Japan in first week

New 3DS sales hit 230k in Japan in first week

It looks like Nintendo’s latest handheld has got off to a strong start in its traditional heartland.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 15th 2014 at 11:41AM in News
Xbox One outsold PS4 in September in US, analyst claims

Xbox One outsold PS4 in September in US, analyst claims

Michael Pachter says that the Xbox One outsold the PS4 in the US in September.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 14th 2014 at 10:59AM in News
Capcom games must sell 2m units to get a sequel, Ono claims

Capcom games must sell 2m units to get a sequel, Ono claims

Street Fighter producer Yoshinori Ono says that Capcom won’t greenlight sequels to games that sell under 2m copies.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 9th 2014 at 1:20PM in News
State of Decay sells 2m copies

State of Decay sells 2m copies

Undead Labs has announced its zombie survival game State of Decay has sold 2m copies across Xbox 360 and Windows PC platforms.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 4th 2014 at 2:10AM in News
Microsoft 'not satisfied' with current Xbox One sales in Japan

Microsoft 'not satisfied' with current Xbox One sales in Japan

Xbox One has got off to a slow start in Japan, but Microsoft has vowed to continue with its ongoing struggle to achieve success in the region.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 2nd 2014 at 11:12AM in News