Articles about sales figures

GameStop: Nintendo Wii U Sales 'Disappointing'
The sales of the Nintendo Wii U have been a topic of interest for many gamers as it’s obvious the company is having some trouble getting people to pick up its “next-gen” console. With only 64,000 units sold last month, it’ll only be just a few short weeks until we hear how terribly it did in March, but GameStop’s President Tony Bartel gave us a glimpse into how exactly the […]

Nintendo Wii U Sales Only Reach 64,000 In February
It was just a few days ago when video game industry analyst Michael Pachter said he believed Nintendo only sold 80,000 Wii U consoles in February. Considering Pachter made some outrageous claims recently in regards to the next Xbox outselling the PlayStation 4 and Wii U this holiday season before we’ve even seen the console, it was expected by many Pachter may not know exactly what he’s talking about. Fortunately […]

Wii U January Sales Predicted At Nearly 55,000 Units
During the Nintendo Wii U’s launch week in the U.S., Nintendo announced it sold 400,000 units of its next-generation console, but it looks like in post-holiday sales it hasn’t been keeping up with its launch-week momentum as a new report is showing the Wii U isn’t selling so great these days.This past January, the Wii U only sold only 57,000 units in the U.S. Those sales numbers aren’t coming from […]

Call of Duty: Black Ops breaks $1 billion sales mark
Video games look set to break new ground in terms of revenue, what with Call of Duty: Black Ops from Activision breaking the $1 billion sales mark in just a month since its launch. In fact, more than half that figure was achieved during its first five days of release, the game already game sold more than $650 million worldwide, which places it ahead of theatrical box office, book and […]