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Friday July 13, 2012

Retail Video Games Sales Fell For 7th Month

Video game sales were down again last month according to NPD. Just how bad are video game sales? The number one selling game last month was Lego Batman 2. eek!

Sales declined 29 percent in June to $700 million. Sales of console and portable software آ— the video games themselves آ— fell 29 percent from a year earlier to $329 million. Sales of hardware fell 45 percent to $201 million. That was offset partly by a 4 percent increase in sales of accessories, to $170 million.