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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%.

NBA 2K12 PS3 patch fixes boot freeze

Posted: 24.02.2012 by JonahFalcon

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PlayStation 3 owners have been having freeze issues with NBA 2K12, where the game will freeze upon launch when the game would attempt to load saved settings. The only workaround was deleting game files, and it wasn't effective for all users.

NBA 2K12 Game of the Year Edition hitting 11th March

Posted: 15.02.2012 by JonahFalcon

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The Game of the Year Edition of NBA 2K12 will be arriving exclusively at Best Buy in North America on the 11th March. The GOTY version will include the Legends Showcase DLC, and cost $49.99 USD.

Battlefield 3, Xbox 360 lead October 2011 NPD

Posted: 12.11.2011 by JonahFalcon

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The NPD figures are in for US videogame sales, and according to Gamasutra, the industry failed to meet analyst expectations. Videogame software sales were up 3% from last year's October sales, far less than Wedbush Securities prediction of 14% and Sterne Agee's of 10-15%.