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News: Japanese Sales Charts: Vita Remains Viable As PS4 Prepares Itself for Rebirth

Japanese Sales Charts: Vita Remains Viable As PS4 Prepares Itself for Rebirth

Calm before the storm

The PlayStation 4's taken another tumble as its Japanese price drop nears, selling through just over 4000 units. Sony's newest console should see something of a rebirth once the cut hits early next month, but it remains to be seen whether or not the price drop will have a lasting positive effect on sales without any...

News: UK Sales Charts: Destiny: The Taken King Takes the Crown

UK Sales Charts: Destiny: The Taken King Takes the Crown

More than half the copies sold on PS4

Activision unveiled some pretty impressive statistics for Destiny: The Taken King last week, so it's no surprise to see the first-person semi-sequel shoot to the top of the UK sales charts. The game sold best on the PlayStation 4 – surprise, surprise – scooping up a whopping 57 per cent of the sales...

News: Japanese Sales Charts: PS4 Numbers Drop Like a Rock Just Two Weeks After Metal Gear Solid V

Japanese Sales Charts: PS4 Numbers Drop Like a Rock Just Two Weeks After Metal Gear Solid V

Falling without style

Well, there goes that. At this point, it's abundantly clear that the PlayStation 4 is currently incapable of maintaining any kind of momentum in its homeland, as Sony's latest console saw its sales plummet by around 35,000 units. The new-gen machine saw a boost in popularity following the launch of Metal Gear Solid V: The...

News: UK Sales Charts: Tearaway Unfolded Flops Like Wet Paper

UK Sales Charts: Tearaway Unfolded Flops Like Wet Paper

Paper cut

Perhaps the PlayStation Vita's miniscule install base wasn't Tearaway's problem after all, as Sony just can't seem to get this property to connect. PlayStation 4 remix Tearaway Unfolded – which released in the UK last week amid widespread critical acclaim – limped into the UK sales charts, finishing in 33rd position. Considering...

News: August 2015 NPD: PS4 Scores a Touchdown as Madden NFL 16 Tops

August 2015 NPD: PS4 Scores a Touchdown as Madden NFL 16 Tops

No pads, no helmets

August is well and truly over, and the latest NPD report confirms that the PlayStation 4 was the best selling box in the United States yet again. Sony's console outsold the competition in both the hardware and software departments, with Madden NFL 16 unsurprisingly touching down at the top of the latter list. Despite all of...

News: Japanese Sales Charts: Metal Gear Solid V Brings PS4 Its Best Numbers in Months

Japanese Sales Charts: Metal Gear Solid V Brings PS4 Its Best Numbers in Months

Sneaking to success

Wow, who knew that big games sell consoles? After weeks of incredibly dreary Japanese sales charts reading, the PlayStation 4 has finally jumped back up to respectable numbers. With the release of Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain, the new-gen system leapt to the top of the hardware charts with sales of 54,494 units. Hideo...

News: UK Sales Charts: Metal Gear Solid V Takes a Chopper to the Top

UK Sales Charts: Metal Gear Solid V Takes a Chopper to the Top

72% of sales were on PS4

Who didn't see this one coming? Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain has tiptoed straight into number one here in the UK following its launch on the 1st September. Equally unsurprising is that 72 per cent of the stealth-'em-up's sales were on the PlayStation 4. However, Kojima's latest didn't sell quite well enough to beat...

News: Japanese Sales Charts: Until Dawn and Dragon's Dogma Online Give Us Something to Write About

Japanese Sales Charts: Until Dawn and Dragon's Dogma Online Give Us Something to Write About

New titles boost PS4 sales

After what seems like weeks of being unable to write about anything remotely interesting happening in the Japanese sales charts, fresh releases have finally hit PlayStation platforms. Choose-your-own-horror Until Dawn slashed its way into sixth place in the software charts, selling 17,472 copies, while the highly...

News: UK Sales Charts: Until Dawn Spooks the Second Spot

UK Sales Charts: Until Dawn Spooks the Second Spot

Shock scare

Considering ten days ago virtually everyone expected Until Dawn to flop, the Supermassive Games developed schlock horror has enjoyed something of a surprise turnaround. The game entered the UK sales charts this week in second, just one spot behind Gears of War: Ultimate Edition – which is obviously both cheaper and based upon an...

News: Japanese Sales Charts: Kept You Waiting, Huh?

Japanese Sales Charts: Kept You Waiting, Huh?

Fortunately, there's not much to see here

Once again, there's nothing doing in the Japanese sales charts – well, unless you're fascinated by the evergreen nature of Nintendo's biggest franchises. Actually, the PlayStation 4 is proving a bit of an oddity in the East at the moment; it's not selling well by any stretch of the imagination, but it's...

News: PS4 Exclusive Everybody's Gone to the Rapture Was Technically Top of the UK Charts Last Week

PS4 Exclusive Everybody's Gone to the Rapture Was Technically Top of the UK Charts Last Week

Digital be damned

As reported, LEGO Jurassic World was top of the UK sales charts last week - but as we all know, the rankings don't take digital releases into account. The concept seems a bit mad when you consider how much money firms like Sony are raking in from their digital marketplaces, and it seems crazier still when you realise how many...

News: UK Sales Charts: There's Nothing to See Here

UK Sales Charts: There's Nothing to See Here

Zzz

Ah, the British summer – a time where the locals turn out in too few clothes despite there being clouds in the sky and the sales charts hibernate for a few weeks. There's absolutely nothing worth mentioning in this latest top ten, but we'll do our best. LEGO Jurassic World is back at the top, while Grand Theft Auto V's in second. The Elder...

News: July 2015 NPD: PS4 Tops Hardware and Software Sales Again

July 2015 NPD: PS4 Tops Hardware and Software Sales Again

Sony humbled by success

Sony can do no wrong in the United States it seems, as the PlayStation 4 was once again the best selling system in the all-important nation during July. Despite a lack of new releases, the continued popularity of the Japanese giant's exclusive Batman: Arkham Knight bundle pushed the organisation's box out in front – a...

News: Japanese Sales Charts: The PS4 Is Stuck in a Real Rut

Japanese Sales Charts: The PS4 Is Stuck in a Real Rut

Sales are down once again

We'd recommend getting used to how these charts look, because the PlayStation 4's going nowhere in Japan as long as there's a distinct lack of exclusive software hitting Sony's latest home console. The new-gen machine tallied up sales of just 14,619 units last week. You can compare the prior week's sales charts through...