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November was yet another month in which the physical retail video game industry brought in less cash than it did in 2011. Specifically, total sales for the month were down 11 percent: $2.55 billion this year, as compared with $2.87 billion during the same period last year. It's worth noting, howeve...

December 6th 2012 at 7:00pm 0 Comments
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Proving that people will buy more things when they're cheaper, Sony boasted about Black Friday sales boosts for both the PS3 and Vita. Last week, including Black Friday, Sony sold over 525,000 PlayStation 3 units and 160,000 Vitas in the US, the publisher reported today.For Black Friday, Sony offer...

November 29th 2012 at 3:15pm 0 Comments
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Sales of the Xbox 360 during the Black Friday sales period (November 18 - 23) exceeded Microsoft's internal forecasts, coming in at 750,000 units. Even at a discounted price, that's not a bad haul for Microsoft.Sales of three-month Xbox Live Gold subscriptions increased more than 50 percent from 20...

November 27th 2012 at 3:00pm 0 Comments
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The PlayStation Store is being swamped with Vita discounts next week, as revealed on this week's PlayStation Blogcast. A total of ten handheld games see their prices tumble as of November 27's PSN update.First up, Hot Shot Golf: World Invitational, Little Deviants, MLB 12: The Show, ModNation Racer...

November 23rd 2012 at 6:00pm 0 Comments
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If our gift ideas for MMO gamers wasn't enough to get you started with your holiday shopping, then how about a full-fledged roundup of the many, many great deals floating around on Black Friday? That's right: Without putting on your pants, you'll be able to get in on some incredible promotions fo...

November 23rd 2012 at 10:30am 0 Comments
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Remember when we said Amazon would have a bunch of awesome lightning deals on Black Friday? Turns out that starts now, making this an action-packed Turkey Day in the states.Some highlights throughout the day include Sims 3 Plus Supernatural at 9:10 a.m. PST, Darksiders 2 at 1:10 p.m. PST, Borderlan...

November 22nd 2012 at 11:00am 0 Comments