UK game sales set new records

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Finally some real sales information from the other side of the pond.

78 million games were sold in the UK this year, revenue for the 3rd quarter alone came to 332 million pound and the part I found very suprising was

The console market now accounts for 79 per cent of software revenues and 75 per cent of total software units.

It just doesn’t pay to release PC games anymore…

So it looks like the gaming industry is in good shape world wide which bodes well for the rest of us gamers… 2008 should be a great year.

News – UK game sales set new records // None /// Eurogamer

[I really need another money image]

Last Updated: December 21, 2007

Gavin Mannion

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