• Switch Best-Selling Console in the US in June, PS5 Takes 2nd and XSX|S 3rd

    1 month ago - By VG Chartz

    The Nintendo Switch was the best-selling console in the US in June 2022 in terms of units sold, according to figures from The NPD Group. NPD includes the dates for the five week period of May 29 to July 2.
    The PlayStation 5 was the second best-selling console in terms of units sold, while the Xbox Series X|S came in third place. When it comes to dollar sales, the PS5 took first place, followed by the Switch in second, and Xbox Series X|S in third.
    The Switch is the best-selling console year-to-date in terms of units sold through the first six months of 2022. The Xbox Series X|S comes in...
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  • Elden Ring retains its crown, Switch and PlayStation 5 still selling well - June NPD

    Elden Ring retains its crown, Switch and PlayStation 5 still selling well - June NPD

    1 month ago - By VG 247

    The NPD Group has released its June 2022 report covering video game hardware, software, and accessory sales in the US. According to the NPD, total videogame industry spending declined 11% year-over-year to $4.3 billion despite growth in subscription spending. Year-to-date spending declined 10% to $26.3 billion compared to June 2021. For the month of June, hardware spending fell 8% yoy to $371 million, and console spending reached $2.1 billion, a 9% yoy decline.
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  • June 2022 NPD: Nintendo Switch was the best-selling hardware in units, top 10 best selling games on Switch, and more

    June 2022 NPD: Nintendo Switch was the best-selling hardware in units, top 10 best selling games on Switch, and more

    1 month ago - By Go Nintendo

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  • PS5 Generated Highest Dollar Sales in the U.S. in First Half of 2022

    1 month ago - By PlayStation LifeStyle

    NPD Group's Mat Piscatella has revealed that PS5 sales generated the highest dollar revenue at U.S. retail not only in June 2022 but also in the first half of the year. Meanwhile, Nintendo Switch led both periods in terms of unit sales. This is quite a feat for Sony considering the PS5 has suffered more from shortages than any other console, leaving it behind both Switch and Xbox Series X/S on numerous occasions in not only the U.S. but also in Japan and Europe.
    PS5 sales in the U.S. are complemented by Horizon Forbidden West
    US NPD HW - PlayStation 5 generated the highest dollar sales...
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  • Nintendo Sales Panic: June 2022 US NPD Group Results

    Nintendo Sales Panic: June 2022 US NPD Group Results

    1 month ago - By Nintendo World Report

    A big month for soccer and soldiers. The top of the hardware and software charts from the NPD Group seems unchanging, but there's a lot of action down below in this month's survey.
    All data based on sales from May 29 - July 2 in dollars, unless noted otherwise. Digital sales for select third parties are included.
    The Switch was...
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  • Elden Ring Tops NPD's June 2022 Charts

    1 month ago - By Gaming Bolt

    Since its launch earlier this year, Elden Ring has been at or around the top of the NPD Group's monthly charts for video game software sales in the United States, and it's topped proceedings once again for the month of June 2022. That's as per data released by NPD analyst Mat Piscatella.
    That means FromSoftware and Bandai Namco's seminal open world RPG has topped all but one month's charts since its launch (with LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga taking the top spot in April ). Not only does it remain the best-selling game of the year in the US so far, it's also among the top 10...
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