Xbox sales up 131 percent
Two independent market research institutes confirmed today that Xbox is going full steam ahead. In the first two months after the $ 100 price cut this May, sales in the US rose 131 percent, according to NPD Group Inc.
In addition, 'Project Gotham Racing' (Microsoft Game Studios) and 'Dead or Alive' (Tecmo) over a million copies worldwide. According to the International Development Group, Xbox is the very first video game system that can boast three million sellers after just eight months on the market. However, one should not forget that the selection of good game titles at the start of the Xbox was not particularly large, so that one inevitably had to resort to the few good games. Still, according to Microsoft, these numbers point to an excellent Christmas season, with video gamers around the world to choose from over 200 Xbox titles.