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Has The Era Of Video Game Consoles Passed?
2012-05-14 10:05:47

Is it time to begin mourning the end of an era? Console-based video game sales fell 42 percent in April of this year, with total industry sales falling to $630.4 million from $930.9 million a year ago, according to market researcher NPD Group.

Madden NFL 12
2011-09-09 09:22:13

Consumer reticence for non-essential spending, along with a dearth of high-profile game titles, has retail sales numbers for video games falling for the fourth consecutive month in August.

2009-01-28 16:02:00

December Software Sales Help Set New Record WASHINGTON, Jan.

2009-01-28 11:18:00

December Software Sales Help Set New Record WASHINGTON, Jan.

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2005-11-12 09:50:00

U.S. retail sales of video games in October fell to $365 million, down 24 percent from a year earlier, when publishers released a slew of blockbuster titles, analysts said on Friday.

2005-07-29 02:59:07

By Georg Szalai NEW YORK (Hollywood Reporter) - Sales of U.S. console and portable video game hardware, software and accessories rose 21% year-over-year for the first half of 2005, putting the industry on track for a record year, research firm NPD Group said.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.