Digital video games chart in the UK, April 2017:
1. FIFA 17 – EA
2. Battlefield 1 – EA
3. Grand Theft Auto 5 – Rockstar Games
Global digital revenue reached $7.7 billion in April 2017, a 9% increase year on year over 2016, showing consistent growth in the digital games market.
Sales of physical games in the UK showed a growth of 0.5% for the 12-week period ending March 12th 2017 when compared with the same period in 2016.
A total of $6.2 billion was earned worldwide through the sale of digital games content during the month of February 2016, calculated by SuperData.
The share of digital trade of video games is growing. Sales of digital downloads reached $61 billion in 2015, with a 34% increase of games downloads for Xbox One and PlayStation 4 platforms. It seems that a major transformation is taking place in the way consumers purchase games and, as such, existing trading models may […]
Microsoft sent out a survey to Xbox One owners to examine opinions on a digital ‘buy back’ program, allowing returning completed games for store credit.
The research analyst GfK and has reported its review of statistics on the PC gaming market in the United Kingdom through MCV.
The Japanese publisher Bandai Namco has opened a new online merchandise store for the European market.
Various developers have been accused of artificially raising their prices before putting their games on sale on the Steam Store, reports say.
Below is a list of top 25 best sellers on Steam platform.
1. Grand Theft Auto V – Rockstar – 13 Apr, 2015
2. Counter-Strike: Global Offensive – Valve Corporation – 21 Aug, 2012
3. Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege – Ubisoft – 30 Nov, 2015