US Video Game Sales Suffer 21 Percent Decline

Monday, January 16th, 2012
 
Although there were considerably good video game titles released in the last quarter of 2011, sales were not as robust as expected. According to consumer market research firm NPD Group, US video game sales fell down 21 percent in the month of December from a year ago. Consumers bought a total of $3.99 billion worth of video games for December, particularly due to fewer game choices and the absence of new gaming co
 

Nintendo Slashes Wii Console Price To $150

Wednesday, May 4th, 2011
 
Nintendo has recently announced that it is dropping the price of its Wii gaming console to US$150 starting May 15. The new price comes in a package that will include a free Mario Kart game along with the console purchase. Not only that, the package will also include the Wii Wheel accessory that can be used to play Mario Kart. This move was something that some avid gamers have been waiting for and also expect. The