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Weekly Sales Analysis, 17 December 2011 - Vita, FF XIII-2

"Overview - Sales have increased across the board and will peak next week. However following next week sales will drop rather quickly as the holiday season ends. Final Fantasy XIII-2 (PS3) is the biggest debut this week with sales of 539,000. Also the PlayStation Vita, the successor to the PSP, launched in Japan this week with sales of 322,000 in just two days on sale.

Software milestones this week in the top 20: Just Dance 3 (Wii) flies by the four million mark; Super Mario 3D Land (3DS) flies by the three million mark; Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 (X360) passes 10 million sold in record time; Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 (PS3) passes eight million sold; Mario & Sonic at the London 2012 Olympic Games (Wii) passes the one million mark; The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (X360) reaches the four million mark; Wii Sports Resort reaches 30 million sold; The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword (Wii) passes two million sold; and Assassin's Creed: Revelations (PS3) reaches the two million mark.

Hardware sales are up across the board week on week, while the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 are also up year on year. The 3DS, Xbox 360 and Wii all sold more than one million units this week. Expect the PlayStation 3 to also cross the one million mark next week. Hardware milestones this week: The Wii passes the 93 million mark; the Xbox 360 passes the 62 million mark; the PlayStation 3 passes the 59 million mark; and the 3DS passes the 12 million mark."

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Pedantic914296d ago (Edited 4296d ago )

But can someone please make some sense of these charts ?

I can't tell if the Vita is doing well or not.

Hicken4296d ago

These charts don't tell you, because it's essentially two days' worth of sales, as opposed to the past few months' worth of sales for everything else.

And I may be wrong, but I could swear I've seen 327,000 everywhere else for the Vita.

wonderwall974290d ago

That is Japan Sales. For Japan Sales we have media create.

Also, I don't understand why we need to throw the "Vita" word a lot these days. It's like a lot of articles these days are inserting a sentence or two for the Sony handheld. Telling about its current sales. Oh well.

knifefight4295d ago

I don't see why we need VGChartz shitty, inaccurate rumors when we have actual, real data from Media Create when it comes to Japan.

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Modern Warfare 3's open-world Zombies mode has been revealed

Zombies makes its debut in the Modern Warfare series this November.

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Starfield Skyrim Easter Eggs Call Back to a Familiar Line of Dialogue

There are Starfield Skyrim Easter eggs in the game that brings back one of the most famous lines in gaming history.

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Modern Warfare 3 Open Beta Schedule, Call of Duty: Next Revealed

Activision has unveiled the Modern Warfare 3 open beta schedule for PlayStation and other platforms, as well as Call of Duty: Next.

Jin_Sakai36d ago

WEEKEND ONE: PLAYSTATION

ОСТ 6-7
Early Access

ОСТ 8-10
Open Beta

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WEEKEND TWO: ALL PLATFORMS

OCT 12-13
Early Access
All PlayStation

OCT 14-16
Open Beta

purple10135d ago (Edited 35d ago )

Any other perks for playstation?

Free packs to download from PS store, etc.

2019 had a whole co-op mode first for 1year. Wasn't that good but a while mode. Not sure what vanguard or the latest MW2 has. Anyone know off top of their head.?

Think it's just been a few weapons and skins since cold war. Inc vanguard and m2w. Certainly not a whole co-op feature but I'm still interested

34d ago