Game Sales News


Monster Hunter: World Leads January 2018 Games Sales to 59% Growth Year-Over-Year, NPD Says

By Asif Khan, Feb 22, 2018 10:45am PST

The latest NPD report also highlights 119% growth in hardware sales from the year ago period.


"Trying Usurper, which went 1.0 from early access on Steam. It's ok. 2D Dark Souls + some Troid. ..."

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Uncharted Series Ropeswings Into Sales Record Books

By Chris Jarrard, Dec 11, 2017 10:45am PST

More people bought Uncharted than all of Bon Jovi’s albums.


Despite Rage Quits, Cuphead Surpasses Major Milestone on Steam

By Chris Jarrard, Nov 28, 2017 9:40am PST

Cuphead and Mugman appear to be rolling in dough.


Best Cyber Monday VR Deals 2017

By Charles Singletary, Nov 27, 2017 11:20am PST

If you don't catch one of the Black Friday 2017 deals, you'll have another opportunity to invest in the future of gaming and entertainment on Cyber Monday.


Sales Extravaganza! No Hunt Needed For Wild Witcher 3 GOTY Deals

By Charles Singletary, Oct 17, 2017 9:25am PDT

Choose-your-storefront-platform when snatching up these Witcher 3 deals in celebration of the series' 10-year anniversary.


Weekend PC Gaming Deals Roundup for August 18

By Chris Jarrard, Aug 18, 2017 12:35pm PDT

A glance at this weekend's best deals in PC gaming


"Shack, I have two Steam coupons that I'm not going to use: Observer 20% off (valid until the ..."

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Digital Downloads Gaining Ground as Retail Slumps

By John Keefer, Apr 20, 2017 9:10am PDT

The number is up 5% from 2015, according to the Entertainment Software Association annual report.


"It was easy to roll back because they didn't have those back end features to begin with."

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Xbox One and NBA 2K17 top the sales charts in September, according to NPD

By Asif Khan, Oct 20, 2016 7:45pm PDT

Overall spending on software, hardware and accessories declined year over year.


Valkyria Chronicles for PC reaches top spot in Steam sales

By Daniel Perez, Nov 13, 2014 6:30am PST

Valkyria Chronicles made its PC debut this week and today, Sega is announcing the game has reached the number one spot on the Steam sales charts.


"Such a fantastic game. If anyone is on the fence about getting it, go ahead and take the plunge. ..."

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Steam Halloween Sale discounts 'scariest' games up to 90% until Nov. 3rd

By Daniel Perez, Oct 30, 2014 4:48pm PDT

Valve has announced its Steam Halloween Sale has started today and will last all weekend long.


God of War 3 Tops U.S. Console Sales in March

By Chris Faylor, Apr 15, 2010 3:41pm PDT

SCE Santa Monica's brutal PlayStation 3-exclusive sequel God of War III took top honors as the best-selling console game in the United States...


"Or they found out the game kinda sux and there are just too many good games to play on PC and ..."

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BioShock 2 Tops U.S. Console Sales in February as NPD Reveals Hardware and Software Figures

By Chris Faylor, Mar 11, 2010 3:42pm PST

With February 2010 now behind us, research firm NPD Group has released its regular breakdown of the past month's U.S. console hardware and software...


"the really interesting numbers will be to see how Final Fantasy VIII sells between the 360 and ..."

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NPD Reveals January's Top Selling U.S. Games, Hardware Sales

By Chris Faylor, Feb 11, 2010 4:01pm PST

Continuing today's smorgasbord of announcements and revelations, market research firm The NPD Group has pulled back the curtain on its monthly...


"BUT, nintendo will have another mario game out before that, if we are comparing franchises as ..."

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NPD Lists Top-Selling Console and Handheld Games Since 1995

By Jeff Mattas, Jan 19, 2010 4:30pm PST

We reported NPD Group's list of 2009's top-selling games just a few days ago, but IndustryGamers has released a list of the top-selling games...


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Analysts Discuss Necessity of Holiday Game Rush

By Blake Ellison, Nov 12, 2008 12:40pm PST

The current economic climate may be preventing gamers from buying every game on their must-play list, but going by release schedules for the...


"But you do. You would have been hired by them long ago if they knew what they were really doing."

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