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No surprises here – Game renters don't buy the games they rent

Magid Associates confirmed through a study that when a gamer rents a video game, it’s unlikely they’ll buy it afterwards. Their data shows that less than 1 in 10 gamers buy a game after they rent it and then those people only buy 1 game for every 10 they rent. Some might say this is […]

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No surprises here – Game renters don’t buy the games they rent

Magid Associates confirmed through a study that when a gamer rents a video game, it’s unlikely they’ll buy it afterwards. Their data shows that less than 1 in 10 gamers buy a game after they rent it and then those people only buy 1 game for every 10 they rent. Some might say this is […]

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Mario Galaxy Hits the Shelves in Japan…

And immediately dominates by selling 250k units in the first week. Apparently it also sold more units than the next 9 top selling titles put together (more in this article from GamesIndustry.biz). The next bit of interesting data from the same charts is how many of the top 10 titles were on each platform. The […]

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