January Console Sales – Nintendos Official Press Release
Following a story that was run earlier on the site, Nintendo’s official press release has been….released. Read it below.
Nintendos new Wii has become the best-selling video game system of any kind in January in the United States, and the fastest-selling new-generation home system. According to the independent NPD Group, Wii sold through 435,503 systems to customers in its January reporting period. By comparison, thats 70 percent higher than any other new video game system in its first January of availability during the last 10 years.
In addition, Nintendo DS once again triumphed as the top-selling portable system, with nearly 239,000 hardware and more than 2.4 million software units sold...
Wii outsells PS3, 360 in January in USA
The numbers are now coming in from the NPD Group and the innovative Nintendo Wii has officially managed to outsell Microsoft’s Xbox 360 and Sony’s Playstation 3. 436,000 units were sold during the month of January in the United States alone with no slow down in sight. The Xbox 360 sold 294,000 units while the Playstation 3 sold a measly 244,000 units.
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A New GameOnRevolution Podcast!
Click here and enjoy the show gamers! As always we look forward to hearing your comments on the show. Give us some feedback in the comments section and let us know what was good and what needs improvement.
This introduces a new co-host and discusses our Wii experience and upcoming titles. I am happy to announce that we are officially back so enjoy!
(An i-tunes feed will be up soon. Game ON!)Read More
Cosmic Family Box Art
. Fun intuitive gameplay using the Wii controller changed as a magic wand to interact and play with the various characters
. More than 200 interactive animations, both audio and visual, in each floor of the rocket
. 15 early-learning mini games featuring several levels: you can pilot the rocket into the space, see what the stars are hiding, draw and colour hysterical images, customize rooms, clean the monsters teeth, dress up and do the characters hair, take care of plants from seeds to flowers and much more
Bonus : find the hidden surprise in the rocket
. Original and colorful graphics
Tales of the Abyss, Tales of the Harmony Wiibound?
Rumour has it that Namco-Bandai will announce this Monday (presidents day) that Tales of the Abyss and Tales of the Harmony will be heading to the Nintendo Wii. As of right now nothing has been confirmed but it seems Jeux-France is positive that these are the games to be announced on Monday.
If this story comes true, it will give the Wii some much needed RPG support. Keep it here and we will keep you updated. Game ON.Read More