This month-by-month breakdown shows how severely game sales have changed from 2011 to 2012.
This infographic shows us that sales of physical copies of games at retail have been consistently decreasing since 2008, while the percentage of digital copies among all titles sold is increasing.
The Fall 2012 launch date for Nintendo’s new console isn’t just a case of the “firsties” — history and science have foretold its arrival.
Now that it’s NBA Playoffs time, we decided to take a look at the best-selling hoops games (and series) of all time. Is it NBA Live, NBA 2K, NBA Jam…?
In two of the three major video game markets (Japan and the U.S.), Nintendo has come out on top in first-week sales of handheld gaming systems with its DS and 3DS consoles. But Sony has performed better in Europe, where the last-generation PlayStation Portable and the recently released PlayStation Vita have outperformed both DS devices.
Check the infographic below to see how these four portables fared in first-week sales across the three territories, and for comparison’s sake, see how eight major handheld platforms have sold in their lifetimes.
In 2008, the tweets per second record during the Super Bowl was 27. Four years and 12,206 more tweets per second later, the volume of Super Bowl-related Twitter activity is evidence of something more significant than a societal preoccupation with football’s greatest game or brands’ advertising gambles.