Post 219279

Diablo III Rules May U.S. Sales, Dragon’s Dogma Also In Top 10

By Ishaan . June 14, 2012 . 4:32pm

This represents the first time since July 2010 that a PC-only game has been the top-selling title for any given month.

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Total Videogame Sales In U.S. Down 32% In April [Update]

By Ishaan . May 10, 2012 . 4:01pm

Software sales fell by 42%, while hardware sales dropped by 32%, owing to fewer high-profile releases.

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Kid Icarus: Uprising Sold Over 135,000 Copies First Week In The U.S.

By Ishaan . April 13, 2012 . 1:30pm

Nintendo also provided 3DS sales for March, and updated numbers for the two Mario titles.

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Mass Effect 3, Operation Raccoon City Were March’s Top Sellers In U.S.

By Ishaan . April 12, 2012 . 4:05pm

Additionally, the NPD Group report that Kid Icarus: Uprising did rather well, too.

Post 191487

Lack Of Big Releases Led To Slow U.S. Software Sales In January

By Ishaan . February 9, 2012 . 4:06pm

A lack of high-profile game launches led to a 38% decline in retail software sales compared to January 2011.

Post 185158

December A “Rough Month” For Videogame Sales In U.S.

By Ishaan . January 12, 2012 . 4:08pm

For starters, total videogame sales in December were down 21% compared to 2010.

Post 177452

November Videogame Sales: All Sequels Reporting For Duty

By Ishaan . December 9, 2011 . 3:01pm

North America saw lots of sequels released in November and they all sold better than their predecessors.

Post 170483

Lots Of People Bought Battlefield 3, Batman: Arkham City And Dark Souls In America

By Ishaan . November 11, 2011 . 4:31pm

Batman: Arkham City sold over 1.5 million copies on consoles last month.

Post 163397

The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D Is The Best-Selling 3DS Game In America

By Ishaan . October 13, 2011 . 4:30pm

Ocarina of Time 3D has sold over 500,000 copies in the U.S. as of September.

Post 163385

Amidst Madden And Gears, Deus Ex: Human Revolution Enjoys Another Month Of Fame

By Ishaan . October 13, 2011 . 4:09pm

Madden NFL 12 took the top sales spot in the U.S. with over 2 million in sales in September, followed by Gears of War 3.

Post 156139

Deus Ex: Human Revolution Was August’s Best-Selling Game In U.S.

By Ishaan . September 8, 2011 . 4:31pm

Adam smooth-talked his way into a lot of homes in August…and so did Link.

Post 149649

Fewer Releases And Lower Sales Lead To A Slow July In North America

By Ishaan . August 11, 2011 . 4:32pm

Guess who crawled his way back up the chart during a slow month of sales.

Post 144015

Always Bet On Duke…Unless You Also Have L.A. Noire

By Ishaan . July 14, 2011 . 4:30pm

Duke Nukem Forever was the #2 best-selling game in the U.S. last month, following behind L.A. Noire.

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May 2011 Saw The Least Video Games Sold In Five Years…Maybe

By Ishaan . June 13, 2011 . 5:02pm

The upside to the recorded decline in sales, however, is that the NPD don’t track digital sales, which they note are becoming increasingly more common.

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Mortal Kombat Sees A Flawless Victory In April U.S. Sales

By Ishaan . May 12, 2011 . 4:45pm

The new Mortal Kombat was the best-selling game in the U.S. in April.