Video game sales revenue sinks 31 percent

Posted: July 19, 2009 in Tech

Data compiled by research group NPD reveals that revenue from the US video-game sales plunged 31% to $1.17 billion in the month of June as compared with $1.7 billion in the last year.

A fall of 29% has been witnessed in the sales of game software, which dropped to $625.8 million. On the other hand, sales of hardware plunged 38% to $382.6 million. Sales of game-related accessories fell 22%.

On the whole sales of video games dropped 12% in the running year till date.

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