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‘Titanfall’ Tops March Game Sales; PS4 Outsells Xbox One

‘Titanfall’ Tops March Game Sales; PS4 Outsells Xbox One

By Sean Patterson 6 hours ago

March video game sales estimates for the U.S. have been released by market research firm NPD and it appears that Microsoft’s investment in the highly-marketed Titanfall has paid off – for publisher EA, that is. The March sales estimates show …

The Last of Us Has Sold 3.4 Million Copies The Last of Us Has Sold 3.4 Million Copies

The Last of Us debuted in June to near-universal positive reviews. The game’s stealth-action gameplay and dark, mature story resonated with game reviewers in a way few games have in the recent past. Now, it seems that these same qualities …

Xbox Sale Day 2: Kinect, Board Games, and LEGO Xbox Sale Day 2: Kinect, Board Games, and LEGO
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Yesterday, Xbox Live’s “Ultimate Game Sale” got off to a big start with hit AAA sequels such as Assassin’s Creed 3, Borderlands 2, Far Cry 3, and Max Payne 3 on sale for 63% to 75% off. Today the sale …

Xbox Live "Ultimate Game Sale" Begins Xbox Live "Ultimate Game Sale" Begins

Last week, Microsoft announced that its “Ultimate Game Sale” on Xbox Live would be starting this week, complete with an impressive list of games console fans can expect to be on sale. Today, the sale has begun, and Microsoft has …

Green Man Gaming Starts its Summer Sale Green Man Gaming Starts its Summer Sale

While the PC gaming world has been holding its breath for the imminent arrival of the yearly Steam summer sale and console owners are gearing up for both PlayStation Network and Xbox Live sales this week, Green Man Gaming (GMG) …

Xbox Live Game Sale Coming Next Week Xbox Live Game Sale Coming Next Week

While PC gamers everywhere are waiting with baited breath for the Steam summer sale to begin, it seems that a big summer sale for console gamers will begin soon too. Xbox Live Director of Programming Larry “Major Nelson” Hyrb today …

Xbox LIVE Game Sale Begins Next Week Xbox LIVE Game Sale Begins Next Week

Microsoft today revealed that a huge sale on Xbox LIVE Games on Demand titles will take place next week. Over on his blog, Director of Programming for Xbox LIVE Larry “Major Nelson” Hyrb revealed that the “Xobx Ultimate Game Sale” …

Angry Birds Trilogy Sells Over one Million Copies Angry Birds Trilogy Sells Over one Million Copies
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Angry Birds is popular. How popular? Well, what if I told you that Rovio has managed to take its first three mobile games, package them for consoles, price them at $20, and sell over one million copies? That’s precisely what …

Dead Island Has Sold Over Five Million Copies Dead Island Has Sold Over Five Million Copies

Deep Silver, the publisher of Dead Island, announced today that its zombie island adventure has sold over five million copies worldwide. Though the game received only lukewarm reviews when it was released in 2011, the teaser trailer for the game …

THQ Sold: Studios, Games Go to Sega, Ubisoft, Others THQ Sold: Studios, Games Go to Sega, Ubisoft, Others

The feeding frenzy over THQ took place yesterday, but no news of the event had leaked out until now. Kotaku has published an internal THQ memo from THQ CEO Brian Farrell and President Jason Rubin that details the sale of …

Call of Duty Games Dominated Xbox Gaming in 2012 Call of Duty Games Dominated Xbox Gaming in 2012

It’s no secret that the Call of Duty franchise is one of the most successful gaming ventures in history. What many gamers might not know, however, is just how many people continue to play the older games in the series. …

8 Million Angry Birds Games Downloaded on Christmas 8 Million Angry Birds Games Downloaded on Christmas

The popularity of the Angry Birds Franchise was understandable when the original game debuted just over two years ago. It’s a simple game that offers a perfect, bite-sized progression for bus rides or toilet trips. Now that the game has …

Steam Holiday Sale Starts Tomorrow Steam Holiday Sale Starts Tomorrow
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Steam sales are highly anticipated, with PC gamers longingly staring at their Steam wish list for days as they wait for a sale to start, hoping that the game they want will finally fall to a price within their budget. …

Assassin's Creed 3 Sells 7 Million Copies Assassin's Creed 3 Sells 7 Million Copies

Ubisoft today announced that Assassin’s Creed 3 has broken Ubisoft records to become the publisher’s fastest-selling title ever. The game sold 7 million copies in the month after its October 30 release date. “The reception for Assassin’s Creed 3 has …

Call of Duty: Black Ops II Rakes in $1 Billion Call of Duty: Black Ops II Rakes in $1 Billion

Activision announced today that, according to Chart-Track retail customer sell-through data ant internal company estimates, Call of Duty: Black Ops II now has over $1 billion in retail sales worldwide. This number was reached just 15 days after the game’s …

Retail Video Game Sales Continue to Plummet Retail Video Game Sales Continue to Plummet
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In another sign of both the dying retail video game merchants and the slow death of the current console cycle, new numbers show that retail sales of video games, video game hardware, and video game accessories in October were down …

July Video Game Sales Are Down Across The Board July Video Game Sales Are Down Across The Board
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The video game industry was seen as something that was recession proof back in 2008. Everybody loves video games and people are going to keep buying them. The Wii was still flying off of shelves and people were gobbling up …