Sales articles

PlayStation 4 posts strong numbers for Sony

Sony just released its earnings report for the 2016 fiscal year ending March 31, 2017. While the company’s mobile, camera, movie, television, and music divisions all posted losses, Sony’s video game arm did well. The company sold 20 million PlayStation…

Video game sales in the US hit $30.4 billion in 2016

The US video game industry generated $30.4 billion in revenue in 2016 according to the latest data from video game industry tracker NPD Group and the Entertainment Software Association (ESA). The figure, which includes revenue from hardware, software, in-game purchases…

PlayStation 4 surpasses 50 million consoles sold milestone

Sony revealed on Wednesday that sales of its PlayStation 4 console have surpassed 50 million units worldwide as of December 6. The figure includes sales of the new PlayStation 4 Pro which launched close to a month ago (the original PlayStation 4 arrived on November 15, 2013).

Sales of 'No Man's Sky' for PS4 cool in second week

No Man’s Sky, the highly anticipated space exploration game from indie developer Hello Games, topped the sales charts following its first week on the market. Based on limited preliminary figures, it’s not doing quite as well in its second week. …

Apple iPhone sales slide in latest quarter

Apple on Tuesday said it sold 40.4 million iPhones during the most recent quarter, down from 47.5 million in the same period one year ago. That translates to a 15 percent decline which is hauntingly similar to last quarter’s 16…