Grumpy Gurevitz: Is it GAME Over?

Grumpy Gurevitz: Is it GAME Over?

Feb 9, 2012

It has been widely reported by the gaming press, including Eurogamer, that the UK’s largest independent video game retailer is in financial difficulties. The firm had a poor 2011, and whilst many had hoped the Christmas season might bring a last minute reprieve it was not to be and sales were down close to 15% compared to the year before. To put this into...

Nintendo DS sells 10 million units in the UK

Nintendo DS sells 10 million units in the UK

Dec 11, 2009

More figures from Nintendo’s favourite music, video and software performance and tracking company, GfK Chart-Track, reveal that the DS has sold 10 million units in the UK, bringing Nintendo even closer to world domination. By these figures it is suggested that one in six people in the UK now own a DS since its release in March 2005. Nintendo is understandably...

Wii is fastest selling UK console

Nintendo’s attempts to take over the world through the medium of games is becoming more of a reality, as the big N has managed to shift six million Wii consoles in the UK in under three years. The UK’s leading independent music, video and software performance and sales tracking company, Chart Track-GfK, released the impressive figures today, which makes the...