Wii Leads Video Game Sales Rise

Schachter, Ken
December 2008
Red Herring;12/12/2008, p2
Trade Publication
The article discusses the sales report of Nintendo's Wii in the U.S. as of December 2008. Wii posted 11% gains both as video game software and hardware. The NPD Group report reveals that Wii increased 64% year over year, versus 49% for Sony's Playstation 3 and a 2% decline for the Xbox 360. Overall, software from Nintendo increased 33%, Microsoft 79%, and Sony 45%.


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