Games Industry Market Data
Well over three years since its release and Rockstar’s Grand Theft Auto V is once again top of the UK charts.
The headline news from games retail in 2016 is much the same as the year before – less money was made from video games software and hardware sales, but peripherals ...
Activision’s Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare has claimed its eighth week at the top of the UK charts.
The Japanese boxed games market continues to fall in value, with revenue generated from boxed sales dipping seven per cent year-on-year.
Thanks to analytics site Steam Spy we now have an idea of how Valve’s online store performed in 2016.
Pokémon Go was the most downloaded app on the iOS App Store in 2016, Apple has announced. Super Mario Run, which was also one of the top ten most downloaded ...
Sony has revealed just how well its PS4 console did over the Christmas period.
In 2016, revenue generated by the boxed games market dipped by 16.4 per cent.
Indie hit Firewatch surpassed the 1m sales mark "sometime late last year".
Last month was a disappointing period for UK games stores as money generated from physical software sales dipped 34 per cent.
Steam has announced its top 100 best selling games of 2016, with Civilization VI, Rocket League and The Witcher III: Wild Hunt all making the top twelve. The data ...
After taking 2016’s Christmas top spot, Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare held No.1 for the remaining weeks of the year.
Three times as many internet searches were made for Nintendo-related terms than were for either PlayStation or Xbox in the US through 2016.
Digital game sales worldwide generated $6.7bn in revenue in November 2016, an increase of 13 per cent year-on-year, according to a new report from SuperData Research.
The worldwide interactive entertainment industry generated $91bn in 2016, according to a new report from SuperData Research, with mobile gaming earning the highest amount of revenue.
As 2016 draws to a close, most people will be looking forward to see what’s in store next year. There are certainly plenty of big titles on the horizon, from ...
There is some conflicting data floating around regarding the early success of Super Mario Run.
One analyst has predicted that Nintendo’s Super Mario Run reached as many as 10m downloads on its day of release last week.
The US video game industry doesn't look particularly healthy at the moment, with the latest data from NPD showing an overall spending drop of 24 per cent year-on-year during the ...
Yakuza 6 has gone straight in at No.1 in Japan this week, according to data from Famitsu.
Activision’s Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare suffered a similar High Street sales decline in the US as it did in the UK.
The PS4 was the best-selling console in the US in November.
To no-one’s surprise, this week’s No.1 in Japan is Final Fantasy XV, according to data from Famitsu.
EA and Respawn’s Titanfall 2 has not fared any better digitally than it has on the High Street.
Shooter Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare took the No.1 spot in the November charts, making Activision Blizzard the No.1 publisher in both units and value for the month.