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Troll_Whisperer said:
Tagged. Thanks for your hard work, Boutros.

Thanks! :D



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Where the numbers?



 

Here lies the dearly departed Nintendomination Thread.

MANUELF said:
Euphoria14 said:
kowenicki said:
numbers so bad that nobody is prepared to tweet them.......

Yeah, if Greenberg isn't tweeting it can't be good.

That mean they arent in first place this month, I believe the PS3 outsold them in April

Oh my, could the streak have been broken?



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MANUELF said:
Euphoria14 said:
kowenicki said:
numbers so bad that nobody is prepared to tweet them.......

Yeah, if Greenberg isn't tweeting it can't be good.

That mean they arent in first place this month, I believe the PS3 outsold them in April

you reckon?

lets see.



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April NPD data is in: Injustice: Gods Among Us was the month's top-selling title; total industry sales slide 25 percent to $495.2 million



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Xbox 360 maintained its position as the top console in the U.S. last month, selling more units than any other platform, according to new data from The NPD Group.

April also marked the 28th consecutive month that the Xbox 360 was the best-selling console in the U.S.

April highlights from NPD include:

· Holding 42 percent share of current-generation console sales, Xbox 360 sold 130,000 units in April, maintaining the number-one console spot in the U.S.

· Total retail spend on the Xbox 360 platform in April (hardware, software and accessories) reached $208 million, the most for any console in the U.S.

· During the month of April, Xbox 360 held six of the top 10 console game titles including: “NBA 2K13,” “Dead Island: Riptide,” “BioShock Infinite,” Defiance,” Injustice: Gods Among Us” and “Call of Duty: Black Ops 2.”

Looking forward to next week, May 21 will mark the beginning of a new generation of games, TV and entertainment. On that day, Microsoft will hold a special press event on the Xbox Campus at 10 a.m. PT and we invite you to join us via the live global stream that will be available on Xbox LIVE, Xbox.com and Spike TV in the U.S. and Canada.

Then, at 9:30 a.m. PT on June 10, Microsoft will continue the conversation and showcase our full lineup of blockbuster games at the Xbox E3 media briefing at The Galen Center in Los Angeles. The briefing will air live on Spike TV in the U.S. and Canada and on Xbox.com and Xbox LIVE globally.

Opinion: Dreadful month for consoles



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Xbox 360 maintained its position as the top console in the U.S. last month, selling more units than any other platform, according to new data from The NPD Group.

April also marked the 28th consecutive month that the Xbox 360 was the best-selling console in the U.S.

April highlights from NPD include:

· Holding 42 percent share of current-generation console sales, Xbox 360 sold 130,000 units in April, maintaining the number-one console spot in the U.S.

· Total retail spend on the Xbox 360 platform in April (hardware, software and accessories) reached $208 million, the most for any console in the U.S.

· During the month of April, Xbox 360 held six of the top 10 console game titles including: “NBA 2K13,” “Dead Island: Riptide,” “BioShock Infinite,” Defiance,” Injustice: Gods Among Us” and “Call of Duty: Black Ops 2.”

Looking forward to next week, May 21 will mark the beginning of a new generation of games, TV and entertainment. On that day, Microsoft will hold a special press event on the Xbox Campus at 10 a.m. PT and we invite you to join us via the live global stream that will be available on Xbox LIVE, Xbox.com and Spike TV in the U.S. and Canada.

Then, at 9:30 a.m. PT on June 10, Microsoft will continue the conversation and showcase our full lineup of blockbuster games at the Xbox E3 media briefing at The Galen Center in Los Angeles. The briefing will air live on Spike TV in the U.S. and Canada and on Xbox.com and Xbox LIVE globally.

Posted by Jeff Meisner
Editor, The Official Microsoft Blog



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Abysmal numbers.

#1 console at 130k? Atrocious.



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130,000? Ouch!!! What awful numbers we have here. Could this be the worst month in years?