Software Sales News


God Of War Becomes the Fastest-Selling PS4 Exclusive

By Chris Jarrard, May 03, 2018 9:25am PDT

It seems that gamers are incredibly smitten with Dad of Boy.


Best Steam Spring VR Sale 2018 Deals

By Asif Khan, Apr 20, 2018 7:35am PDT

The sale ends Monday, and Shacknews has compiled a list of some notable VR deals for your consideration.


"Some of the best techniques in gorn are very nausea inducing. "

- Freon see all 11 comments

For Shovelry! Shovel Knight Has Sold 2 Million Copies Worldwide

By Asif Khan, Apr 12, 2018 7:30am PDT

Congratulations to Yacht Club Games on yet another milestone for Shovel Knight.


"Super glad for these guys. They nailed it so fucking hard with Shovel Knight. "

- roushimsx see all 7 comments

Far Cry 5 Is Fastest Selling Entry In Franchise History

By Chris Jarrard, Apr 04, 2018 10:00am PDT

Ubisoft must be happier than a pig (being attacked by a bobcat that gets attacked by a bear that accidentally blows up a gas station) in s**t.


"it's barely a grab. it's more of a side ploy "if you have rampant ADD and are easily ..."

- Downforce see all 27 comments

Dell's DOOM VFR Deal Nets You PlayStation VR Bundle For $199

By Charles Singletary, Apr 02, 2018 2:10pm PDT

There hasn't been a better chance to get one of the top tier VR HMDs than this deal from Dell.


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. ..."

- zolointo see all 6 comments

Celeste Has Sold Best on Nintendo Switch

By John Benyamine, Feb 05, 2018 9:30am PST

One of the early standout games of the year 2018 is selling very well on Nintendo Switch.


The Fad That Won't Die: PUBG Hits 3 Million Players on Xbox

By Chris Jarrard, Jan 11, 2018 1:15pm PST

PlayerUnknown’s shooter proves that people love chicken dinner, even if it’s served stuttery.


"Not sure where I'm hating at all. I'm just saying if the tables were turned I would be pretty ..."

- dkrulz see all 25 comments

PS4 Console Sales Down In 2017, Software Sales Skyrocket

By Blake Morse , Jan 09, 2018 12:24pm PST

While they may not have sold as many PS4's, overall the company thrived thanks to a healthy amount of games sold. 


3-Months of Viveport Free If You Spend $29.99 On VR Games For HTC Vive

By Charles Singletary, Dec 18, 2017 4:25pm PST

There are tons of deals across Viveport and developers are getting a 100% revenue share until December 31.


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.


Steam Autumn Sale 2017 - Best Deals

By Asif Khan, Nov 22, 2017 2:15pm PST

There are over 6700 games currently for sale on Steam, and Shacknews has round up some of the best deals.


"I have the Arma 3 - Extended Edition on steam which apparently Includes 10 items: Arma 3, Arma 3 ..."

- Hoax see all 30 comments

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.


PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS Hits $100 Million of Revenue on 4 Million Units Sold in Just 13 Weeks

By Asif Khan, Jun 23, 2017 10:35am PDT

PUBG is a Shacker favorite right now, and it appears they are just getting started!


"He didn't even develop there, just lender the name and advice "

- anhero see all 20 comments