2018 game and console sales shatters records; Switch best-selling console

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People are still buying games. According to a new report released for the NPD and ESA, video game sales reached an all-new record figure of $43.4B in 2018. For doubters in the industry and all those still stuck in the retro era complaining how games are garbage these days (that’s me), people are still buying … Read more 2018 game and console sales shatters records; Switch best-selling console

Steam’s player numbers for 2018 are crazy; 47M daily active users

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Steam posted its stats today and the numbers are just crazy. Even with the launch of new platforms like Discord and Epic Games Store, Steam’s numbers are anything but dwindling- even with the 70/30 developer cut, the platform still continues to pull in some insane numbers. Of course, Steam has long been the dominant DRM … Read more Steam’s player numbers for 2018 are crazy; 47M daily active users

Best-selling games of 2018 on Amazon; SSBU takes first place

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Amazon has released a list of the top 10 best-selling games of 2018. With 2019 now upon us, we can take a look back at 2018’s sales since they’re completely finalized. Sales reports and figures that have been released to the public are now available¬†on Amazon so we can get official sales data from the … Read more Best-selling games of 2018 on Amazon; SSBU takes first place

Red Dead Redemption 2 tops UK charts

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Red Dead Redemption 2 has topped the charts in the UK this holiday based on a report from the UK Interactive Games Charts (Ukie). Ukie is a non-profit organization that supports and represents games released in the UK and analyses the entertainment¬†industry for video games. It data-tracks large and small companies and covers apps, games, … Read more Red Dead Redemption 2 tops UK charts