Submitted by GraveLord 228d ago | rumor

USA Weekly Chart Week Ending 01/25/2014

PS4 63,085 (+9%) 2,267,631
XOne 45,809 (-13%) 2,110,358
3DS 36,157 (-8%) 11,895,205
X360 20,822 (-9%) 42,519,140
WiiU 18,533 (-4%) 2,231,025
PS3 13,051 (-14%) 25,925,594
Wii 5,542 (+4%) 41,446,850
PSV 3,350 (-22%) 1,685,470
PSP 1,177 (-22%) 19,788,437 (3DS, Call of Duty: Ghosts, Grand Theft Auto V, Industry, Minecraft, Pokemon X and Y, PS Vita, PS3, PS4, PSP, Wii, Wii U, Xbox 360, Xbox One)

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xHeavYx  +   228d ago
Interesting, PS4 sales up and Xbox One sales down in MS' territory
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GraveLord  +   228d ago
PS4 got a big shipment this week. Looks like demand is still limited by supply somewhat.
xHeavYx  +   228d ago
Yes, also interesting that Sony somehow manages to sell more units even though supplies are more limited
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Eonjay  +   228d ago

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amiga-man  +   228d ago
Not looking good for M$, they can't allow this to continue to lose America would be a huge blow but other than releasing a kinectless xboxone to get the price down I'm not sure what they can do.

Even that won't make up for the lack of power in the xbox so may not change things that much.
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badboy776  +   228d ago
This is the only way Microsoft can sell there console. By getting in Bed with


And Now Promotional agreements with Machinima & Youtube. Everytime You guys post Sales numbers you need to also Factor in How much Money Microsoft is actually losing/Spending on Marketing.
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GusBricker  +   228d ago
Xbox One has sold less consoles, but has higher software sales and they're in trouble? Really?
amiga-man  +   228d ago
Xbox One has sold less consoles

In a country they dominated last gen, that is not good no matter how you try and slice it.
FlunkinMonkey  +   228d ago
Truefan? Edonus? Kayle?

You starting to understand how supply and demand works now, yes?
live2play  +   228d ago
Yea because when sony tells you. Without a preorder you will not fnd one because supply is limited so get one now fast!
EVERYONE regards it as truth

Buy when another certain company was having stock shortags everyone claimed they were only doing it to creat false demand

You guys are pathetic

And before you get all fired up. I am not saying sony is lying. Im saying you people are hypocrites
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blackbeld  +   228d ago

And I'm saying you're immature.

Playstation dominates #dealwithit
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Stedron  +   228d ago
No they didn't
Axios2  +   228d ago
I always laugh at thought of North America as MS territory.

From 1996 to 2001 the PS1 sold exceptionally well in NA, Sony owned NA.

From 2001 to 2007 the PS3 sold 3 times as many Xbox's, Sony owned NA again.

From 2008 to 2014 Sony lost it's dominance, so now according to the fanboys, NA is MS territory, lol

Sony = 11 years of NA dominance
MS = 7 years of NA dominance

Today The PS4 hasn't come close to selling like the old 3 to 1 ratio in NA, or 5 to 1 in the world.

PS4...490k per week into 53 countries
X1....380k per week into 13 countries @ $100 more
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xHeavYx  +   228d ago
You forgot to mention that the PS4 is the only console sold out everywhere
FITgamer  +   228d ago
I don't see why you always try to use the consoles per country averages. It would make sense if they were all getting supplied with an equal amount of consoles, but they aren't so it isn't accurate.
BG11579  +   228d ago
Didn't MS sold 3.9 million Xbox One?
Because when I had the NA and the EU they don't get close to 3 millions...
Are they selling in other countries that we don't know?
Bowzabub  +   228d ago
You also forgot to mention that people weren't struggling to pay their mortgages in those years that PS dominated like that. US is finally starting to make a comeback and it will take some time no doubt, but those 3:1 numbers may very well be coming back sooner than later buddy.
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saint_seya  +   228d ago
So your week average is worlwide interesting, i thought that Ps4 released a week later on europe, guess is good to avoid pointing that if you are a MS fanboy :)
Axios2  +   228d ago
@ saint

Never forget

Sony CHOSE to put 100% of their effort into launching in North America first, because it's the largest market on earth.

You wouldn't wan't to see a US average, but if you insist:

US average
PS4...226k per week
X1....234k per week @ $100 more
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Beastforlifenoob  +   227d ago
Get this through your head noobs. The best gaming company in the world is undoubtedly Sony. Thats why i have been loyal 100% since PS1

PS1 raped n64 (Both by using CD's and shear sales)

PS2 murderd the XBX classic and Gamecube (SALES)

PS3 faced a 90(0) steep climb and still again proved to release the BEST first party and third party support against the wii and 360 (sales did not beast because again steep climb for sony)

PS4 is destroying

Also the argument that sony shipped to 53 countries and xbx sold to 13 is crazy because if i have 100,000 units of a device produced I can only sell 100,000 units even if is ship it to 120 countries. Its just that ill ship less to every country BUT I WILL STILL SELL 100,000 units.
H0RSE  +   227d ago

It isn't sold out everywhere... I was just at Target over the weekend, and the guy had like 3 in stock, and like 8 X1's.
dantesparda  +   227d ago

Sup, coward, i see you're dumb enough to think anecdotal experience is valid, try again kid
H0RSE  +   227d ago

I don't "think" anything, I don't care if others think it is valid. There approval doesn't change facts.

Oh, and thanks for this awesome nugget of maturity and adulthood you sent me via PM, under a different username of course:

"Faggot ass fuck, suck some more dick, you bitch ass nigga and stop sweating companies you pathetic ass nigga/dumb ass fuck. Later bitch!"

Keep on keepin it classy...
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fonger08  +   227d ago
@HORSE wow... just wow. That sounds like the same 13yr old rant I got on Battlefield last night... good times.
Shnazzyone  +   228d ago
Wow.. only 60k, it's gonna take a while for ps4 to overtake wii U's numbers at this rate.
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Eonjay  +   228d ago
Well, the 9% increase is either an increase in demand or an increase in stock. And sense there were no big releases, I think its fair to say its an increase in stock for the PS4. For the Xbox One we know there is stock so it represents a 20% decrease in demand week over week.
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izumo_lee  +   228d ago
So that Xboxone sales lead in December was short lived. All the PS4 needs to do to expand on that half a million lead is to stay in stock.
T2  +   228d ago
very true... the stock debate is about to be ended through january and february... Sony will continue to sell through their stock throughout february.....
supply and demand.
pyramidshead  +   228d ago
Reading your comment and smirking at all the people back in the comment section raving on about Xb1 winning the december NPD and they're all going to be eating some seriously delicious crowy crow.

January NPD is going to be a satisfying blood bath.
sebzhd  +   228d ago
Incredible PS4. She rules over one in US!!!
Just imagine 22 january, withe PS4 launch in Japan.
PS4 as PS2, PS1, rules until the end of the gen. Sorry and bye bye M$.
Seraphemz  +   228d ago
I am a huge SONY supporter. But i wouldnt want M$ to go anywhere, they are making SONY push farther and try harder. And I win on that end.

With no M$, why would SONY try hard to keep my business?
sebzhd  +   228d ago
Nintendo and smartphones are enough. M$ is useless in console video games. worst exclusives in the last gen, http://gamrconnect.vgchartz...
no more. Please new CEO, sell xbox to another.
PeaSFor  +   228d ago
competition is always good.
DivineAssault  +   228d ago
M$ doesnt own any territory as it stands right now.. I doubt theres much they can do to mess with Sony now... I must admit that M$ humbled them & made em learn they can get their butts whipped but im sure they took it as a lesson.. Now lets all hope that PS4 isnt held back by devs trying to cater to the LCD
searcam01  +   228d ago
Sorry, did not mean to disagree.
GotEnder  +   227d ago
i was worried that forced parity would be problem. after cod ghosts was 720p on xbox1 and 1080p on ps4 i stopped worrying.
GusBricker  +   228d ago
I'm actually shocked that Forza, Ryse and Dead Rising 3 have all outsold Killzone in America.
mhunterjr  +   228d ago
Why surprised about Forza? Not that these titles go head to head, but Forza has consistently outsold killzone. it has a bigger fan base.

Also Launching along side bf4 and cod doesnt do killzone any favors
GusBricker  +   228d ago
No reason really. I put it in because it was 1 of the 3 major retail exclusives for the Xbox One.
Unreal01  +   228d ago
You're getting a little desperate now, I can smell it.
GusBricker  +   228d ago
Desperate? Naw, more like I didn't think the Xbox One would have the attach rate that it does.
DevilishSix  +   227d ago
Why would you be shocked that Forza, Ryse, and Dead Rising ousold Killzone in America? Killzone launched along side BF4 and COD Ghosts so the fps genre was saturated at launch on the PS4.
christocolus  +   228d ago
I guess the hype is over.Exclusive ip is what will push sales of both consoles from this point onwards.


Yeah i agree. Some exceptional multiplats will definitly move a few consoles but not as much as exclusives will.

The launch hype has died down and its obvious this decline in sales isnt just in the us its also hapening in the uk. Alot of gamers are still playing their ps3 and 360s and dont see the need to upgrade,until they start moving over we wont see huge monthly sales figures anymore like we saw at launch period. may be till black friday and the holliday season(dec).

Exclusives play a far more vital role than multiplats in console sales.
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Eonjay  +   228d ago
Nope. The top selling game on both platforms is still... you guessed it COD. Exclusives are nice, but the real system sellers are all multiplats. I can't believe that GTA 5 sold 32 million, but yeah, thats another multiplat utterly destroying all exclusives.
fonger08  +   228d ago
I can't believe someone finally said this... you sir deserve a bubble and virtual high-five. I've been saying this for years, games like Infamous, Uncharted, Pikmin, God of War, Gears of War, while fantastic games and sell really well for 1st party titles, typically don't push consoles out the door like COD or GTA. While arguments can be made for the Marios, Gran Turismos, or Halos for spiking console demand... they are usually the exception more than the rule.
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No9  +   228d ago
Mulitplats will sell consoles, exclusives will sell the console tied to it, the more exclusives a console has, the more attractive it becomes.

Why would you buy a console where multiplats are the same, but exclusives are weaker? huh, XBOX360?
urwifeminder  +   228d ago
Numbers are rather abysmal for all times are tough I guess.
WeAreLegion  +   228d ago
MRMagoo123  +   228d ago
I wouldnt worry about wifebender, he only accepts news thats good about xbone anything else is just bad news.
roland82  +   228d ago
The ps vita is all but dead
Sayburr  +   228d ago
Now last week's XBO win makes sense to me. There just wasn't enough PS4s in the market place for Sony to outsell Microsoft. The PS4 increase is not because of a specific game, so it seems to me like it is a result of pent up demand.
DC777  +   228d ago
5k people are still buying Wii. Pull the plug already...
Metallox  +   228d ago
And buy a Wii U.
Dehnus  +   228d ago
3k people are still buying the PS Vita! Pull the plug already!
captainexplosion  +   228d ago
Last week more Vitas were sold in Europe than WiiUs and the Vita has more than doubled lifetime WiiUs sales in Europe. Last week in Japan the Vita sold more than twice the amount of WiiUs and Wii's combined.
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Dehnus  +   227d ago
@CaptainExplosion and Disagreers:
Funny how a jab at Nintendo is more allowed than a wisecracking jab back at Sony.

Lovely place N4G these days ;).
Tito08  +   227d ago
And there's nothing wrong with Nintendo getting more jabs than Sony, and don't pretend as if you Nintendo fanboys doesn't do the same exact thing to other consoles, get with the times fanboy.
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Bowzabub  +   228d ago
That 5k was new nursing homes have been built.
NeloAnjelo  +   228d ago
Sony stock = BONE Crushed
DJustinUNCHAIND  +   228d ago
100k unit difference in a generation where each system will sell an estimated 100 MILLION units somehow equals that the Xbox isn't selling well?

It's looks like it's fine to me.
captainexplosion  +   228d ago
Its funny you mention the 100K USA difference yet cite the 100M WORLDWIDE estimate. Shouldnt your use the Worldwide sales figure that has the PS4 comfortably in the lead with a 50% advantage even with supply constraints and not yet releasing in Japan?

The 360 destroyed the PS3 in America 43M to 26M and in the UK the 360 outsold the PS3 8.8M to 5.8M. Yet the PS3 outsold the 360 in global sales. If the XBone is losing in territories it easily won last gen, territories it is in stock but the PS4 is still hard to find, how will the 360 do in territories that the PS3 easily won in like Japan, Australia, and the rest of Europe?
DJustinUNCHAIND  +   228d ago
You're talking about "winning".

I'm talking about it selling well.
MRMagoo123  +   228d ago

No, you are spinning and twisting facts to make things seem better for the Xbone.
pyramidshead  +   228d ago
Nice +9 for PS4 there. What's with Xbone's -13?
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mediate-this  +   228d ago
I dont understand the circl jerk over one selling more then another, one will sell better then the other, there not going to be deadlocked, if ps4 sells to 2-3 mil more then xbone but there still selling good, i dont see the big deal. Sony did a good job woth everything sp they deserve the sales, but xbox is great too, they just need to earn the gamers back.
Cupid_Viper_3  +   228d ago
You know, I'm right there with you on that. I don't get the circle jerk thing myself. I'm more of a triangle or trapeze jerk kinda guy tbh. Anything with angles I can tolerate.

I have had it with these effing circle jerks!
Hicken  +   228d ago
But PS4 isn't gonna sell just a few million more. It will have done that by the end of this year, at the current rate. That will become a bigger and bigger deal as the generation wears on. Generally speaking, the console that sells the most is the "winner," and the winner has pretty heavy influence on the industry.

Remember the 360 parity clause?

The circle jerk is also due to the jerk attitude xbox fans have had for the whole past generation. You know full well how you and yours have acted. What's transpiring now is simply the backlash from that.

It'd be nice if folks speed acting like Sony fans should suddenly be so much more mature than xbox fans were to them all this time.

The constant whining about it is really pretty sad.
DanielGearSolid  +   228d ago
To put it simply if the X1 doesn't absolutely destroy the Ps4 in the US the gap will keep growing

360 had to sell almost 15mil more units in the US, just to keep up with Ps3 worldwide
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Whiskeyjacked87  +   228d ago
I'm trying to find @Truefan1 and @georgeenoob anyone see them? I'm excited to see what nonsense they can make up I'm defense of X1.
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Minipandaninja  +   228d ago
I do the same thing lol I always try to guess which article they will be trolling. Those guys are funny XD
doolin_dalton  +   227d ago
Maybe they'll show up as soon as the people who hated VGChartz for the past 7 years show up. You know, the people who said things like:

"VGCharts is run by some fat kid who lives in his parent's basement"

"He was banned on NeoGaf for making up fake numbers"

Funny how so many people are now here in defense of VGChartz. I guess they've suddenly become 100% accurate over the past few months.
Clarence  +   227d ago
Actually the PS4 numbers are much higher, seeing as these numbers are from vgchartz.

Vgchartz has proven to be full of $h!t when it comes to Playstation. The facts is last gen they under tracked PS3 numbers. They are surely under tracking PS4 numbers as well.

Last gen M$ had that year head start, vgchartz could make numbers all day. Now it's a toe to toe race. It's much harder to cover up the a$$ kicking that Sony is putting on M$ this gen.

Vgchartz has never been %100 accurate.
Whiskeyjacked87  +   227d ago
Adding @Doolin_dalton to my mental list of Xbox fanboys who's comments I'm going to read just to get a laugh.
PressStart14  +   228d ago
lol wii is still selling wonder whos still buying it
Clarence  +   228d ago
Anybody seen georgreenoob and trufan1
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SoulSercher620  +   228d ago
I think I saw them hiding in the corners of the internet shaking in fear of the PlayStation Domination.
dwlwoolers  +   228d ago
Ah comeone layoff on the ps Vita hate. The ps4 is doin awesome and I love every minute of it. Being a Vita owner and knowing that the ps4 gives it so much support make me giddy. Life only gets better as a PS Fan. PLAYSTATION DOMINATION has a good ring to it. We have to be careful though ps fans because the North Koreans love the Xbox1. There's a market that can decide who wins the console war, theyr such an open minded people with huge wallets, consistent electricity, and some of the best internet in the world.
mediate-this  +   228d ago
All im saying is sales ae good to degree, but the triangle jerk is sometimes over done, i got both i support both. Just liked it better when this site was about the games.
Stedron  +   228d ago
When was that??? I have been coming to this site for years and I never remember it being about games
Hicken  +   227d ago
You haven't even been on this site a whole year. It definitely wasn't just about the games when you joined last April, so unless this is a new account, you're talking out of your rear.

Even then, you'd still be wrong, as this site was full of trolls and xbox fanboys even before I joined. Ask anybody who's actually been around that long, and they'll tell you the console wars have pretty much always been slice and well here. It's only now that xbox is on the short end of the graphics, sales, and PR stick that people like you wasn't to complain. I'll bet you weren't campaigning for peace with your old account.

What goes around comes around. Xbox fans talked a lot of trash and moved a lot of goalposts last gen while the 360 had various leads over the PS3. Those chickens have come home to roost, now that the PS4 holds significant advantages in every possible way.

You've got two choices. You can leave and find some place to soothe your bruised ego. Or you can follow the advice given in the immortal words of Adam Orth: deal with it.
mediate-this  +   227d ago
Dude ive been visiting this site for a long long time. I just made a profile for the first eight to ten months ago i think. Way back this site was good, this site was actually funny, now it's just same ole dribble.


Campaigning for peace? Just annoying hear you guys talk about the same stuff day in day out. Im all about the games, i play micro and sony and nintendo, i dont have a favourite. Plastic is plastic, i just can not comprehend how people hate on plastic.

Yeah im campaigning alright, i just want to talk about games, sure game sales grow the industry, but beating off to that is whack, atleast get playboy. Lol
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TristanPR77  +   228d ago
Very limited supply and the Ps4 still manages to sell more than xbone that is available everywhere, interesting.
KevinCubes  +   228d ago
WiiU has the definitive gaming experience guys c'mon I heard it can perform 16k resolutions.
ShinnokDrako  +   227d ago
PS4 +9%, Xbone -13%. And it's USA. I guess Sony is conquering all the markets.

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