TITLE

Nintendo Dominates Charts

AUTHOR(S)
Lee, Michael
PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
Red Herring;11/10/2008, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the sales performance of top-selling video games in the third quarter of 2008. The top five titles from July to September were from Nintendo. "Madden NFL 09" registered the largest sale at three million copies worldwide. "Wii Fit" had the second largest market share, followed by "Star Wars: The Force Unleashed."
ACCESSION #
36586133

 

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