Tag: Sales

Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice Blasts Through 2 Million Sales In 10 Days

'Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice' could now be FromSoftware's fastest-selling title. The single-player action-adventure game sold 2 million copies in just 10 days, toppling 'Dark Souls III' at the top with 3 million sales in two months.

Video Games April 16, 2019

Sony PS4 Inches Past Nintendo Switch In Sales Numbers

Sony PlayStation 4 ruled the sales last year. However, Nintendo's sales performance with the Switch is extremely impressive for a console that is just less than 2 years old in the market.

Video Games February 6, 2019

Nintendo Wants To Sell 20 Million Switch Units By March, Says The Console Has A ‘Long Lifespan’

Nintendo already sold more than 10 million Switch consoles to date. Now, the company shares that it's aiming for 20 million units sold in the next fiscal year.

Video Games January 15, 2018

PlayStation Store Holiday Flash Sale 2017: See What PS4 Titles Are Available For Christmas

Sony is getting into the Christmas spirit and its PlayStation Store holiday sale has gone live. Find out what games you can get while the sale last.

Video Games December 25, 2017

How The Popularity Of Organics Is, Quite Ironically, Hurting Whole Foods

Last Wednesday, Whole Foods posted what could arguably be its worse performance in 10 years. It disclosed its sixth consecutive quarter of dipping same-store sales and slashed its outlook for the year.

Life & Style February 11, 2017

Here's How Chipotle Plans To Win Customers Back In 2017

After its most challenging year yet, Chipotle Mexican Grill is bent on bouncing back from E.coli outbreaks hounding its sales since late 2015. Now it's focusing its strategy on better marketing and online ordering experience.

Business Tech February 4, 2017

Starbucks Sales Remain Slow, And Congestion In Stores May Be To Blame

Lower than expected Starbucks sales growth has been disclosed on Jan. 26, with part of the blame pinned on congestion inside stores that push some customers to leave without a purchase. Blame it on mobile order-and-pay, too.

Business Tech January 27, 2017

iPhone, iPad And Mac Sales Are All Down In Q4: Services The Lone Bright Spot For Apple

Apple reported lower sales figures for the iPhone, iPad and Mac in the fourth quarter of the 2016 fiscal year. Apple's Services, which includes Apple Pay, Apple Music, the App Store and iTunes, provides a bright spot for the company.

Apple October 26, 2016

Xbox One Is US’ Best-Selling Console For July

The Xbox One just gave Microsoft a reason to celebrate. It doesn’t happen often, but the console outsold the PlayStation 4 in July, going on to become the best-selling in the U.S. for the month.

Video Games August 12, 2016

Here's How To Grab The First Episode Of 'Minecraft: Story Mode' For Free

If you ever wondered what Minecraft with an actual story would be like, 'Minecraft: Story Mode' is a good place to start - and you can get the first episode for free right now.

Video Games July 20, 2016

Amazon Prime Day 2016: Here’s How Well The Online Retailer Did

Amazon announced on Wednesday that Prime Day 2016 was the 'biggest day ever' for sales, outdoing last year’s Prime Day and even Cyber Monday.

Business Tech July 14, 2016

The First Season Of 'Dragon Ball Z' Is Available For Free - Here's How To Get It

'Dragon Ball Z' is one of the most popular anime series ever created — and for whatever reason, Microsoft is selling the entire first season for free!

Movies/TV Shows July 7, 2016

Amazon Prime Day 2016: Here Are The Deals To Look Forward To On July 12

Amazon’s second annual Prime Day will take place on July 12, with more than 100,000 deals including twice as many TV deals than Black Friday and Cyber Monday combined.

Internet July 1, 2016

Sony Forecasts 20 Million PS4 Sales By April 2017

Although Sony has already seen major growth with PlayStation 4 sales, the company has even bigger expectations for next year, expecting to move 20 million more units by April 2017.

Video Games May 24, 2016

'Uncharted 4' First Week Sales Sets PlayStation 4 Record

Sony reports that 'Uncharted 4: A Thief's End' managed to sell nearly three million copies in its first week, setting a new record for first-party PlayStation 4 game sales.

Video Games May 23, 2016

Happy Star Wars Day 2016: Here Are The Best May The 4th Deals

May the 4th is officially here and not only does that mean that we celebrate all things Star Wars, but it also means that many stores offer great deals on Star Wars movies and merchandise.

Geek May 3, 2016

Xbox One Has Apparently Sold 18 Million Units So Far, About Half Of PlayStation 4 Sales

Although Microsoft has not revealed any actual sales numbers for the Xbox One, Gfinity's head Neville Upton recently let it slip that the number of consoles sold is around 18 million.

Geek April 21, 2016

'Dark Souls 3' Is The Most Successful Launch Ever For Bandai Namco

Bandai Namco announced that its most recent video game release, 'Dark Souls 3,' broke launch day sales records within the company and is now the fastest-selling game in its history.

Geek April 18, 2016

Global PC Shipments Down 9.6 Percent, Lowest Quarterly Sales Since 2007

Preliminary data from Gartner peg total worldwide PC shipments for Q1 2016 at 64.8 million units, 9.6 percent down from Q1 2015 figures. This is the first time since 2007 that sales volume fell below the 65 million mark.

Business April 12, 2016

BlackBerry Misses Analysts' Estimates: Handset Business Approaching Flatline?

The latest financial report of Blackberry showed how its revenues hardly reached analyst estimates and that Priv might not have helped either. Is this the end of its handset business?

Business April 2, 2016

Microsoft's Spring Sale Includes $50 Discount On Xbox One Bundles

It's time for Microsoft's first big sale of the year, and it's a doozy: not only are a number of high-profile games going on sale, but the Xbox One will be back down to its Black Friday price!

March 18, 2016

Nintendo's Pokémon Franchise Has Sold Over 200 Million Copies

Nintendo's latest console may be dead in the water, but at least it has Pokémon - the handheld RPG series has sold over 200 million copies since its launch 20 years ago.

Geek March 17, 2016

Massive 'Resident Evil' Sale Now Live On The PlayStation Store

Capcom's iconic survival horror franchise is now on sale — everything, from the classic titles to modern DLC packs, are now available for cheap on the PlayStation Store!

Geek March 1, 2016

Tons Of Square Enix Games On Sale For Store's One-Year Anniversary

It's been one year since Square Enix launched its North American online store, and there's only one way to celebrate: massive discounts on a ton of different games!

Geek February 12, 2016

Strong 'Splatoon' And 'Super Mario Maker' Sales Kept The Wii U Afloat In 2015

Nintendo's home console sold more than three million units in the last year thanks to two heavy-hitting games.

Geek February 2, 2016

Samsung Warns Of Weaker 2016 Earnings As Slowing Demand For Smartphones Drives Down Sales

Samsung foresees weaker 2016 earnings due to the decreasing demand for smartphones and other gadgets. The company predicts challenging business situations in the first quarter of the year due to poor seasonal demand and struggles in the IT business.

Business January 29, 2016

Final Fantasy, Tomb Raider And More Discounted In Square Enix PSN Sale

Seeing as Square Enix is one of the most prolific developers to ever work on PlayStation hardware, the PSN's latest sale is a great chance for fans to catch up on the studio's previous works.

Geek January 27, 2016

PlayStation's Holiday Sale Continues: 'Until Dawn,' 'Call Of Duty' And More Discounted

Sony's annual PlayStation Holiday Sale is still going strong three weeks in, with games like 'Until Dawn,' 'Call of Duty: Black Ops III' and more joining in on the discounts.

Geek December 23, 2015

Microsoft's 'Countdown' Event Is The Biggest Xbox Sale Ever - And It Starts Today

If you thought that Microsoft's Black Friday deals were somewhat lacking, you're in luck: the publisher just announced its biggest Xbox sale ever, 'Countdown' - and it starts today!

Geek December 22, 2015

Best Buy Black Friday Deals Include Cheap Games And Console Bundles

If you're looking to grab an Xbox One or PlayStation 4, Best Buy will be the place to come on Black Friday.

Internet Culture November 10, 2015

Sony's Pricey PlayStation 4 Noise-Canceling Headphones Aren't Coming To The US ... Yet

Sony's new noise-canceling earpiece is releasing in the UK next month.

Geek November 3, 2015

Microsoft Declares Death Sentence On Older Windows: One More Year And Say Buh-Bye To New Windows 7, Windows 8.1 PCs

Microsoft has quietly given PC manufacturers a one-year deadline to sell off PCs running Windows 7 and 8.1. Here are the important end-of-sale dates that you need to note.

Computers November 3, 2015

Black Friday Might As Well Be Called The November Blackout Thanks To Amazon, Walmart And Other Sales Outlets

Between countdown to Black Friday deals, the actual black Friday, pre-Cyber Monday sales and Cyber Monday, the day has been stretched to a month. Welcome to The November Blackout.

Internet November 2, 2015

Sony Has Sold 29 Million PlayStation 4 Consoles In Less Than Two Years

Most people could guess that the PlayStation 4 is currently winning the console war, but few people would have guessed just how well Sony's machine was doing...

Geek November 2, 2015

'Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain' Ships 5 Million Units Worldwide

Despite all the controversy surrounding the company, it looks like Konami is doing pretty well: their latest (and possibly last) triple-A release, 'Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain' has shipped over five million units worldwide.

Geek October 30, 2015

Steam Launches Stealth-Centric Midweek Madness Sale

Usually, Steam's Midweek Madness sale is limited to just one or two games — this week's sale, on the other hand, features an entire library of stealth games!

Geek October 14, 2015

Sales For Apple's Macs Slow Down, But Other PC Makers Are Even Worse Off

Apple's sales for Mac computers slowed down to its lowest rate over the past two years. Apple can still consider itself fortunate though, as it outperformed the overall PC market.

Computers October 10, 2015

'SOMA' Sells 92,000 Copies In Less Than Two Weeks

Frictional Games recently reported details from its latest sales figures for 'SOMA,' the video game it released 10 days ago. Those figures show that the game has sold 92,000 copies so far.

Geek October 1, 2015

'The Witcher 3' Sold Six Million Copies In Its First Six Weeks

CD Projekt Red's open-world RPG is a huge success, critically and financially.

Geek August 26, 2015

Global Smartphone Sales Growth Slows, According To New Gartner Report

Information technology research and advisory firm Gartner released a new report Thursday. In it, the firm reports that worldwide sales of smartphones achieved the slowest growth rate since 2013.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 20, 2015

Apple Watch Sales Numbers Are Bad News For Suppliers: Here's Why

Apple's supplier claims that the sales figures of the Apple Watch were so disappointing that it was unable to break even.

Wearable Tech August 2, 2015

PlayStation Offering Games At Huge Discounts During Big Summer Sale

Sony has a little treat in store for PlayStation owners. A big summer sale event has just begun, where you'll find discounts on games up to 70 percent off.

Geek July 29, 2015

'Batman' And E3 2015 Helped Retail Video Game Sales Bounce Back In June

It's been a long, tough year for gaming so far. But, thanks to a strong E3 2015 showing and a little game called 'Batman: Arkham Knight,' the retail side of gaming seems to be recovering.

Geek July 17, 2015

Ubisoft Reports Decline In Sales, Most Popular On PlayStation 4

Apparently, things haven't been going well with Ubisoft: despite the relatively new PlayStation 4 becoming their most popular console, the mega-publisher has reported a noticable dip in overall sales across most of its properties.

Geek July 10, 2015

PlayStation 4 Crushing The Competition In Europe With 70-90 Percent Marketshare

Sony's success in the European market means don't expect to see a price drop in the region any time soon. Or does it?

Geek June 30, 2015

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