Wii U sold 400k units during Black Friday, 360 sold 750k during the same period

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3 years ago#141
Noooo, the cheaper and established console sold more than the newer and more recent one?

Tell me more!
3 years ago#142
Limited supply. Also, combine Wii U, Wii and 3DS and Nintendo still sold more units.
3 years ago#143
AskaLangly posted...
360:
Money spent yearly: $59.99.

WiiU:
Money spent yearly: $0.00.

Good luck.

If only there were some ways for videogame companies to make revenue other than charging for online play!

Like, I dunno, selling games.
3 years ago#144
R3al1 posted...
Limited supply. Also, combine Wii U, Wii and 3DS and Nintendo still sold more units.


Just keep believing that from Reggie. You know, the same person who stated that Black Ops 2 on Wii U looks 'dramatically better'
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3 years ago#145
pikachupwnage posted...
PhaseBlack posted...
http://www.gamesindustry.biz/articles/2012-11-27-xbox-360-sells-750-000-during-black-friday-week

Wii U: 400,000 units
360: 750,000 units

Nearly 2 to 1


Wii U was limited by stock and 360 is at its most popular in America.

If we compare holiday sales of Wii U and 360 in Japan it will be dozens of times greater then 2-1 in favor of Wii U........


Limited stock my ass.

They're everywhere where I'm at.

Could walk in just about any store in my area side GS, and find one.

Not saying it's like this in other places, but limited stock probably isn't the problem.
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3 years ago#146
Well, the Wii U DID just launch...but that is still pretty bad. I mean, the 360 has been out for 7 years. I'd assume that most of the buyers were for 'new' gamers and considering Nintendo is still seen as a younger demographic....
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3 years ago#147
You're telling me that a console with an established gaming library outsold a brand new one with games that are in only their launch line up? You don't say! Also helps that most bundles were about 150 - 100 bucks cheaper then the wii U.
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3 years ago#148
Last year it did 960,000

http://blogs.technet.com/b/microsoft...x-history.aspx

Down YOY.
3 years ago#149
Amazon.com: Only available at scalper prices
Gamestop.com: "Backordered", "Currently unavailable online".
Target.com: Basic (white) version available (was unavailable earlier today), Black SKUs "currently unavailable online".
BestBuy.com: "Sold out online".

Stock issues exist until things like these have been sorted out.
3 years ago#150
The J0ker posted...
Amazon.com: Only available at scalper prices
Gamestop.com: "Backordered", "Currently unavailable online".
Target.com: Basic (white) version available (was unavailable earlier today), Black SKUs "currently unavailable online".
BestBuy.com: "Sold out online".

Stock issues exist until things like these have been sorted out.


But But But its available everywhere.
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