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We focus on the U.S. market, but the European HD DVD Group just issued some numbers that caught our attention. Yes indeed -- more fuel for the format war, just in time to stoke the fires again. The European faction of team red didn't talk unit sales, but is proudly touting attach rate numbers, and...

November 12th 2007 at 10:48pm 0 Comments
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Now that developers Bungie, BioWare and Bizarre are now either independent or owned by well-known multi-platform publishers, where does that leave the Xbox 360 considering each of those studios had a strong relationship with the console? GameDaily spoke with a couple of leading analysts in the indu...

October 23rd 2007 at 1:00pm 0 Comments
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The North American HD DVD Promotional Group took advantage of its press event to spread the good news about HD DVD, noting that over 300 additional HD DVD titles should be arriving in 2007. As of January 5th, the group estimates there were more than 175,000 HD DVD players sold in America, with an an...

January 8th 2007 at 7:13am 0 Comments
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var digg_url = 'http://digg.com/gaming_news/Wii_gets_nearly_double_PS3_s_attach_rate_in_Japan'; Nintendo's of Japan's rosy Wii launch looked even rosier today as Media Create unveiled preliminary sales figures giving the machine a 1.8 attach rate, trouncing the PS3's "I'm only buying it to sell o...

December 5th 2006 at 9:15am 0 Comments
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The 360's high attach rate has been a big boasting point for Microsoft for some time now. After all, it's only natural to claim success when everyone who buys your console also buys an average of 5 games. It all sounds rosy, but according to the Susquehanna Financial Group, the 360's high attach rat...

November 21st 2006 at 4:30pm 0 Comments
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The Xbox 360 has been riding high on a wave of good news. From boosts in stock performance to Sony's stumbles, it would appear all is happy in Microsoft Land. However, for every Candyland we find there's bound to be some tooth decay. Susquehanna Financial Group has calculated that the Xbox 360's att...

November 21st 2006 at 1:45pm 0 Comments
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Microsoft released some updated retail sales numbers yesterday, and the results are good. First, the big M reiterated its goal of shipping 10 million Xbox 360 consoles by the end of Holiday '06, and 13-15 million by the end of the fiscal year in June '07. As for the numbers, the 360 has maintained a...

August 16th 2006 at 12:30pm 0 Comments