Not So Fast Gaming, DVD Still Pwns You

Kotaku writes: "As Luke pointed out early this morning, the report that U.S. games sales had surpassed DVD sales was bound to be misconstrued. And it was. In fact it's just plain wrong.

The folks over at Entertainment Merchants Association wrote to let us know that the $18 billion for "game sales" includes software, hardware and even accessories. While the DVD sales include, you got it, only the DVDs. The actual apples-to-apples comparison has DVD sales at $16 billion and video game sales clocking in at a meekly $8.64 billion. Even if you add that $503 million in sales the industry is no where near toppling DVD sales from its mighty high roost."

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chaosatom3733d ago (Edited 3733d ago )

oh wait, it's Kotaku, bunch of fanboys playing halo.

dro3732d ago

kotaku LOL =(HAHAHAH)