According to market watcher iSuppli, Nintendo has surpassed Sony as the leader in the video game software market in the third quarter of 2007 on the strength of new titles for both its Wii and DS.
Worldwide revenue for Nintendo DS and Wii gaming software amounted to $1.2 billion in the third quarter, up 31.4 per cent from $943.6 million in the second quarter and more than double the $611 million from the third quarter of 2006.
Sony's third quarter game software revenues were $1 billion for its PS3, PS2 and PSP.
Microsoft posted revenues of $317.8 million for Xbox and Xbox 360 software.
(via Electronics Weekly, Oct. 30)