Madden NFL 12 News (Xbox360)

Modern Warfare 3 #1 on US gamer holiday wish lists

Posted: 02.10.2011 by JonahFalcon

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The Nielsen Report has released its "Top 20 Games to Watch" list, which analyzes what games are the most highly anticipated for the holiday season, and Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 tops the charts.

Madden sales up from last year

Posted: 08.09.2011 by JonahFalcon

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The flagship for EA Sports sports game line is off to a fast start, as Madden NFL 12 has sold 1.4M copies in the first week, which represents a 10% increase over last year's total.

EA Sports has also announced that digital gross revenue for Madden is up 78% from last year, due largely in part to the Madden Ultimate Team mode, a trading-card-based team management option.

Deus Ex: Human Revolution stays atop UK chart, Driver: SF 2nd

Posted: 05.09.2011 by Technet2k

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Ubisoft's Driver: San Francisco has been denied the UK chart throne as Eidos' Deus Ex: Human Revolution keeps its augmented superiority another week.

EA Tiburon's Madden NFL 12 entered 6th while (cancerous plague) Zumba Fitness fell 3rd. Rugby World Cup 2011 slipped 4th while FIFA 11 dribbled 9th.

US games business down 26% at retail, worst period in 5 years

Posted: 12.08.2011 by Technet2k

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NPD have painted a poor picture of the games industry in the US as overall retail sales were down 26 percent to just $707.7m, as software fell 17 percent.

Hardware fell harder at 29 percent while accessories declined 8 percent. The physical retail channel "suffered its lowest month" for 5 years in the US.

Madden NFL 12 demo now available

Posted: 10.08.2011 by JonahFalcon

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EA Sports has announced that the Madden NFL 12 demo is now available on Xbox Live Marketplace and PlayStation Network.