Games Trump Console Sales this Black Friday

Given existing gaming consoles have been available on the shelf for over two years, it should be of no surprise that consoles took a back seat to game sales this Black Friday season.  Once again, when consoles did sell retailers offered …

Madden tops list of games this Black Friday

While Xbox cleaned up once again this year, which games were the hottest sellers this Black Friday? Sports-related games climbed the list this year owning 3 of the top 6 spots, a jump from just one sports game in the top 5 last year. …

Bundles & Xbox Dominate the Console War

With no major console releases this Black Friday season, retailers turned to lower prices and console + game bundles to lure in consumers. The bundles seemed to be successful in driving sales, as over 90% of console purchases on Friday were bundled …

First Read on Black Thursday’s Top Sellers

With many stores opening for business before most of us could even finish our plate of Thanksgiving turkey, the unofficial start to the holiday shopping season is officially underway… a lot earlier this year. With retailers no longer waiting until …

Black Friday Console War

Note this is for Black Friday 2013, click here to go to the 2014 post. Which gaming console took over living rooms this Black Friday… the newly hyped PS4, Xbox One, or Wii U? Or, would the incumbent PS3, Xbox 360, and Nintendo …

Black Friday Updates

It’s that time of year! Given there are six less holiday shopping days this year compared to 2012, retailers are getting an early start and opening their doors earlier than ever before. Stay with us as we continue to post …