Japan: Nintendo Completely Dominated Charts In 2015

Wondering which titles sold the most in Japan during 2015? Well wonder no more as Chris1964 from the NeoGAF forums has revealed the best-sellers for last year. If you need proof of Nintendo's dominance in the country then just look at the top ten which consists of titles exclusive to Nintendo platforms. You can check out … Continue reading Japan: Nintendo Completely Dominated Charts In 2015

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Top 5 Worldwide Grossing Handheld Games 2015

https://twitter.com/ZhugeEX/status/714881298637189122?lang=en Data analytics firm App Annie has published its Top 5 Worldwide Grossing Portable Games, by Platform, 2015. What you're probably most interested in is the best-selling handheld games. These are Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer, Monster Hunter X, The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask 3D, Yo-Kai Watch Busters: Red Cat Team/White Dog Squad and finally Pokemon … Continue reading Top 5 Worldwide Grossing Handheld Games 2015

VGChartz: Here’s The Best-Selling Nintendo 3DS Games In 2015

Unofficial chart data source VGChartz has listed the top ten best-selling video games on the Nintendo 3DS during 2015. There's some interesting entries on the chart including the quirky Tomodachi Life and Yo-Kai Watch spin-off Yo-Kai Watch Busters Red Cat Team / White Dog Squad. However it's the game at number one that's bound to … Continue reading VGChartz: Here’s The Best-Selling Nintendo 3DS Games In 2015

Metacritic’s 6th Annual Game Publisher Rankings

Popular online review aggregation site Metacritic has published its 2016 Game Publisher Rankings. What's especially interesting is that SEGA has overthrown Nintendo and has claimed the number one position. The company has also beaten the likes of EA and Activision Blizzard with the best reviewed titles according to Metascore published by critics. Sega is the sole … Continue reading Metacritic’s 6th Annual Game Publisher Rankings

Wall Street Journal: What To Watch From Nintendo Earnings

We will find out how Nintendo has performed during its third-quarter earnings conference which will take place tomorrow once the stock markets have closed. The Kyoto based company is expected to announce an impressive Y33.2 billion ($273.8 million) in profit for the October to December period and Y252.6 billion in revenue. The Wall Street Journal has put together … Continue reading Wall Street Journal: What To Watch From Nintendo Earnings

France Console Sales: PlayStation 4 2.15 Million, Wii U 742K, Xbox One 715K

You may have seen hardware sales for Germany which we posted earlier, but now it is time for France. The French have jumped onboard the PlayStation 4 and with regards to console sales it is by far the most dominant platform. What is interesting is that the Wii U has sold more units than Microsoft's Xbox One … Continue reading France Console Sales: PlayStation 4 2.15 Million, Wii U 742K, Xbox One 715K

UK: Nintendo Games Had 6.6 Percent Market Share In 2015

Recent sales data obtained by MCV shows that Nintendo software accounted for 6.6 percent of the UK video game market during 2015. In comparison, Microsoft had 5.9 percent and Sony had 5.7 percent. However, it was third party developers that saved the day with Electronic Arts having the largest market share at 19.5 percent, Activision Blizzard in second … Continue reading UK: Nintendo Games Had 6.6 Percent Market Share In 2015

Kotaku Readers Choose Their Game Of 2015

Kotaku has polled its readers to find out which game out of the many notable releases in 2015 were the best. Interestingly, trolls jumped on board and tried to rig the ballot so that Bloodborne could win Game of the Year 2015. Thankfully, Kotaku spotted this and have been able to find all the legitimate votes for the … Continue reading Kotaku Readers Choose Their Game Of 2015

GAME Reveals UK’s Favourite Video Game Of 2015

 It’s official: Fallout 4 is the nation’s favourite video game of 2015. That’s according to a recent survey by the UK’s leading video game retailer, GAME, who is launching an exciting competition to win £2,015 pounds worth of reward points in January. Despite the eagerly anticipated return of the Master Chief in Halo 5: Guardians, … Continue reading GAME Reveals UK’s Favourite Video Game Of 2015

NPD: Here’s The Best-Selling Games In December In The US

The NPD Group which tracks video game sales in the United States has revealed not only the best-selling games during the vital month of December but also for the entirety of 2015. Interestingly, Nintendo doesn't feature on either lists which will undoubtedly be a blow for the company who have produced some sterling games this … Continue reading NPD: Here’s The Best-Selling Games In December In The US