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Submitted by playswitch 686d ago | opinion piece

Summer Daze: Full NPD August 2013 Videogame Sales Figures and Analysis

It was a mixed bag for the gaming industry in August 2013 for software and a dismal for hardware; software sales rose 21% while hardware fell by 40% YOY.

Full numbers and colorful analysis by Peter Skerritt. (3DS, Industry, Nintendo DS, NPD, PS Vita, PS3, Wii, Wii U, Xbox 360)

thehobbyist  +   685d ago
It's all a market curve. Hardware sales are going down because the next gen's about to launch and game sales are going up because everyone who wanted a current gen console has one and is buying games.

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