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May 2012 US sales down 28% over last year despite Diablo III

Posted: 15.06.2012 by JonahFalcon

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Diablo III became the first PC game to lead US videogame sales since Starcraft II two years ago, but it wasn't enough to prevent sales from suffering a 28% drop from May 2011 to May 2012, according to the NPD Group. This has been a trend in dipping sales for the past few months, starting with February 2012's 20% drop from February 2011.

US videogame retail sales down 20% in February 2012

Posted: 09.03.2012 by JonahFalcon

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It seems the UK videogame market is not the only one experiences a depression in sales, as the NPD has announced that videogame sales in the US in February 2012, amounting to $1.06B, is down 20% in a year-to-year comparison with February 2011. Console sales are down 18% in year-to-year, while console game sales are down 23%. Videogame accessories are down 16%.

UbiSoft: Just Dance getting acceptance from "hardcore" gamers

Posted: 19.01.2012 by JonahFalcon

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In an interview with GameSpot, UbiSoft senior vice president of sales and marketing Tony Key claims that the reason Just Dance 3 was the 2nd most purchased game of 2011 is that the hardcore audience is beginning to accept it.

FIFA 12 stays number one fourth week in a row

Posted: 16.01.2012 by Technet2k

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EA Sports' FIFA 12 has kept itself atop the UK all format chart for the fourth consecutive week, with Just Dance 3 the heir apparent. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim follows in 3rd place.

Zumba Fitness 1 and 2 claim 6th and 7th respectively. Battlefield 3 manages to get ahead of Modern Warfare 3 taking 4th. Need for Speed: The Run bookends 10th.

Amazon's digital chart led by Deus Ex: Human Revolution in 2011

Posted: 16.01.2012 by Technet2k

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The digital chart for retailer Amazon has Square Enix's Deus Ex: Human Revolution wearing the 2011 crown, with Battlefield 3 coming 2nd. EA also claimed 3rd and 4th.

In the physical chart - surprise, surprise - Activision's Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 sat upon the throne, followed by Just Dance 3 and The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim. No Deus Ex.