Nintendo’s Huge ‘Blockbuster’ Sale Ends This Weekend, Up To 85% Off Switch Games And DLC (North America)

Image: Nintendo Life Update: As a quick reminder, Nintendo of America’s huge sale is coming to an end this Sunday, 25th September. If you want to take advantage of the sale, make sure to top up your account with our discounted eShop credit (details below), and buy any games that catch your eye by then! … Read more

NPD Results Show PlayStation 5 Outsold Switch In August (North America)

Image: Nintendo Life / Zion Grassl The monthly NPD sales figures have been released for August, and it shows that last month was a pretty quiet one for Nintendo. Mat Piscatella of the NPD Group shared the results on Twitter, and in August, the PS5 outsold the Switch in both dollar sales and unit sales. … Read more

August 2022 NPD: PS5 Finally Outsells Switch Following Stock Improvements

Image: Push Square If it wasn’t for the well-documented PS5 stock situation, it’s fair to assume that Sony’s current-gen console would be absolutely flying right now. But as it stands, the stock-strangled system is only just starting to dominate the gaming market, close to two years after its initial launch. Stock improvements in the US … Read more

PS5, PS4 Had 1.5% of Console Market Share in Japan Last Week

We all know Splatoon is a phenomenon in Japan, and that Sony’s situation in its domestic market is “challenging” to put it politely. But the latest Famitsu sales report will surely be sobering for the top brass at PlayStation, as its consoles slumped to just 1.5 per cent of the overall market share for the … Read more

Nintendo’s Huge ‘Blockbuster’ Sale Knocks Up To 70% Off Switch Games And DLC (North America)

Image: Nintendo Life As if a Nintendo Direct presentation wasn’t enough, Nintendo’s gone all out with the goodies this week by kicking off a huge sale on the Switch eShop. Called the ‘Blockbuster’ sale and exclusive to North America, it’s slashed up to 85% off some great games and DLC that are well worth your … Read more

PS Store Sales Charts: Saints Row Sells Well Despite Mixed Reception

The mixed critical reception Saints Row received at launch hasn’t stopped it from becoming the best-selling PS5 game in Europe and the second best-selling in the USA for the month of August 2022. Volition’s open world reboot was only beaten to first place in North America by Madden NFL 23, while it beat out competition … Read more

Nintendo Switch Is No Longer The Best-Selling Console Of 2022 In The UK

Image: Nintendo Life / Damien McFerran If there’s one thing that’s defined the most recent console generation, it’s shortages. Shortages of semiconductors, parts, and other components, have led to a shortage in stock for both the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series consoles and have also affected Switch production. But we seem to have hit a … Read more

Mario Kart Tour For Mobile Has Now Made Close To $300 Million In Revenue

Image: Mario Kart Tour’s Gold Pass Subscription (Nintendo) Mario Kart Tour might not be banking the same amount of money as titles like Pokémon GO, but for a mobile racing game, it’s still been quite successful. The last major sales update in April last year, revealed Tour had surpassed 200 million in downloads and $200 … Read more