Posts Tagged ‘salesdata’


Minecraft on the way to 54 million units sold, PS3 Edition hits 2 million

Minecraft on the way to 54 million units sold, PS3 Edition hits 2 million
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Jun 26, 2014 / 1 comment(s)

If you were under the (false) impression that the immensely popular Minecraft was losing steam and favour with its fans,…


May 2014 NPD: PS4 stays ahead of Xbox One as Watch Dogs, Mario Kart lead sales

May 2014 NPD: PS4 stays ahead of Xbox One as Watch Dogs, Mario Kart lead sales
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Jun 17, 2014 / 5 comment(s)

Sales tracking firm The NPD Group has released its latest sales report for the US videogame industry, this time for…


Mario Kart 8 sells 1.2 million units in 4 days, series passes 100 million

Mario Kart 8 sells 1.2 million units in 4 days, series passes 100 million
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Jun 3, 2014 / 0 comment(s)

Nintendo has announced that the latest entry to the incredibly popular Mario Kart racing series is already off to a…


Watch Dogs sells 4 million units in 1 week

Watch Dogs sells 4 million units in 1 week
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Jun 3, 2014 / 0 comment(s)

Ubisoft has today announced that the company’s latest open-world action game, Watch Dogs, has sold four million units worldwide in…


Watch Dogs sales on day one set new records for Ubisoft

Watch Dogs sales on day one set new records for Ubisoft
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / May 29, 2014 / 6 comment(s)

If you needed any indication of the success of Ubisoft’s latest open-world action game, then the company has provided a…


April 2014 NPD: PS4 continues dominance over Xbox One as Titanfall scoops No. 1

April 2014 NPD: PS4 continues dominance over Xbox One as Titanfall scoops No. 1
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / May 16, 2014 / 2 comment(s)

Sales tracking firm The NPD Group has released its latest sales report for the US videogame industry, this time for…


Microsoft executive explains why PS4 is outselling Xbox One

Microsoft executive explains why PS4 is outselling Xbox One
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / May 15, 2014 / 24 comment(s)

In response to the most recent monthly sales figures for the US videogame industry from sales tracking firm The NPD…


The PS4 has sold 7 million units worldwide

The PS4 has sold 7 million units worldwide
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Apr 17, 2014 / 1 comment(s)

After reaching a major sales benchmark in early March by managing to sell over six million PlayStation 4s, Sony has…


Lots of Blocks: Tetris sales reach 425 million units on mobile

Lots of Blocks: Tetris sales reach 425 million units on mobile
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Apr 11, 2014 / 0 comment(s)

In an interview with VentureBeat, the steward for the Tetris Company, Henk Rogers, recently revealed that sales of the block-based…


Diablo III: Reaper of Souls has sold over 2.7 million units in one week, but how many have stopped Death?

Diablo III: Reaper of Souls has sold over 2.7 million units in one week, but how many have stopped Death?
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Apr 3, 2014 / 2 comment(s)

Blizzard Entertainment has today announced that the studio’s recent Diablo III expansion Reaper of Souls has sold over 2.7 million…