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    Quote Originally Posted by mynd View Post
    Or maybe they are referring to Xbox 360?
    Doubtful when MS has said that 360 is "exceeding" expectations for this quarter.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Sub-stance1 View Post
    I don't think ps4 will get anything close to that number, personally. Not with the industry getting smaller. People will buy more games but not necessarily more consoles.
    Wait. Xbox One selling very poorly equals industry getting smaller? Come on man, that is nothing but excuse for its weak sales.

    If that were the case, than PS4 should be suffering also. Instead it is equaling X1's entire quarter shipped figure in just one month. And it is sold to consumers not retailers.

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    Quote Originally Posted by AttackTitan View Post
    Wait. Xbox One selling very poorly equals industry getting smaller? Come on man, that is nothing but excuse for its weak sales. If that were the case, than PS4 should be suffering also. Instead it is equaling X1's entire quarter shipped figure in just one month. And it is sold to consumers not retailers.
    Yep, the industry is plenty healthy, its just Xbone sales that aren't.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Christopher View Post
    Doubtful when MS has said that 360 is "exceeding" expectations for this quarter.
    They must have some major expectations that people would pick the One over the 360.
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    Oc-Dc: 1,817,132 of 3,900,000 came from the states. States made up 46.6% of the total shipped

    Ja-Ma: 714,000 of 1,200,000 came from the states. States made up 59.5% of the total shipped.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Two4DaMoney View Post
    Oc-Dc: 1,817,132 of 3,900,000 came from the states. States made up 46.6% of the total shipped

    Ja-Ma: 714,000 of 1,200,000 came from the states. States made up 59.5% of the total shipped.
    Usually sits about 60% on the 360 so that sounds about right.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Lefein View Post
    Here's the biggest news of all coming from this. It appears that MS is going to slow or halt production to clear inventory.



    http://www.gamasutra.com/view/news/2...to_profits.php


    Not exactly what you want to hear 6 months out of the gate. Also seems like a sign that cutting the price may not be on the table.
    damn

    admission of failure if you ask me

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    Don't know if this was already posted.


    Microsoft may halt Xbox One production as inventory piles up


    Although the Xbox One’s success has been repeatedly overshadowed by the dominance of the PlayStation 4, Microsoft CFO Amy Hood hinted in a recent earnings call that market saturation for the new console might be approaching sooner than expected. Gamasutra reports that Microsoft shipped 1.2 million Xbox Ones in the third fiscal quarter (January 1st – March 31st), which contributed heavily to the 41% year-over-year increase in revenue for Microsoft’s Devices and Consumer Hardware division. Unfortunately, it appears that those millions of Xbox One consoles aren’t exactly flying off the shelves.

    During the earnings call, Hood said that Microsoft “expect[s] to work through some inventory in Q4 [April 1st - June 30th],” mentioning “channel inventory drawdown for Xbox consoles.” From Gamasutra’s perspective, Hood’s statement implies that Microsoft may slow or even stop Xbox One production altogether until demand picks up. We know that the company has shipped 5 million consoles to retailers since launch, but Microsoft hasn’t been as forthcoming with actual end user sales data.

    It’s still too early to tell whether or not the Xbox One has plateaued at its $500 price point, but it sounds like Microsoft is not entirely optimistic about growing its market share extensively over the next few months. Of course, that could all change if Microsoft makes a splash at E3 in June.
    Microsoft did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

    https://games.yahoo.com/news/microso...201631303.html
    That's a big problem having tons of consoles just sitting on shelves for months.It was like that the day before Christmas.

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    The industry may get smaller than last gen because it will be unlikely all those casuals who bought the Wii won't be in it for round 2. (Grandmas, Grandpas etc)

    That said we'll likely see an increase in real gamers as more youths get older as I believe has always been the trend and with the recent indie boom on consoles it will likely mean we'll see more sales of games than ever before.

    In short, all hail indies.
    Last edited by Bitbydeath; 04-25-2014 at 23:25.

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    It's hard to make a case for the industry shrinking when the PS4 is outselling the iPhone.

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    How could this happen with both of them selling 80 million units last gen? (Edit: lame)

    When sales for both consoles have to slowed down, it could be interesting to compare tendencies between sales.
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    At E3, I expect microsoft conference to have a timed exclusive moneyhat of NEXTGEN GTA V. Followed by 30 CGI trailers of fictional games one after the other to get the fanboys wet. Of these only about 5 will see the light of day, heavily downgraded at release.
    I expect some of these to be F2P games to combat the hype of Planentside 2, everquest 2, and H1Z1.

    They may drop live, or atleast half the cost of live and release apps like netflix from the shackles of live.

    Sounds crazy, but i think its time for crazy.


    Quote Originally Posted by Lefein View Post
    It's hard to make a case for the industry shrinking when the PS4 is outselling the iPhone.
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    Maths is biased! It keeps telling me the PS4 is 50% more powerful than XboxOne!
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    Quote Originally Posted by victorijapoosp View Post
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    It's true. Look it up. PS4 is quickly becoming the iTV Apple never could pull off. The numbers don't lie.

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    Quote Originally Posted by K2D View Post
    How could this happen with both of them selling 80 million units last gen? (Edit: lame)

    When sales for both consoles have to slowed down, it could be interesting to compare tendencies between sales.
    It's easy most of those 360 owners only bought one because of the circumstance and were originally PS2 owners who went back to Sony with either the PS3 or PS4. The xbox never had a huge fan base and benefited from a cheaper price, earlier release and Sony's mistakes. Plus many people had to buy multiple 360s and MS always counts shipped not sold. So we don't know the actual number of 360s sold.Notice COD was the most popular game on the 360 and that fanbase only cares about playing together and have migrated to PSN.

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    i wonder who moved the thread, it was just getting interesting
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    Maths is biased! It keeps telling me the PS4 is 50% more powerful than XboxOne!
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    well it is a bit of a doom-gloom thread.

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    https://games.yahoo.com/news/microso...201631303.html

    According to this article MS may slow down production because everyone (retailers) is full.

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    Quote Originally Posted by chrisw26308 View Post
    https://games.yahoo.com/news/microso...201631303.html

    According to this article MS may slow down production because everyone (retailers) is full.

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    That possible imo. Everywhere I go is stocked to the brim with them.




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    Quote Originally Posted by chrisw26308 View Post
    https://games.yahoo.com/news/microso...201631303.html According to this article MS may slow down production because everyone (retailers) is full. Sent from my SPH-L720 using Tapatalk
    And after only 6 months out. Not good.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sufi View Post
    well it is a bit of a doom-gloom thread.
    The sales figure the doom and gloomy part.

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    Quote Originally Posted by victorijapoosp View Post
    i wonder who moved the thread, it was just getting interesting
    Yeah....that was me. No reason why the discussion can't continue. This is just where the sales threads go so...
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    http://www.forbes.com/sites/erikkain...to-price-drop/


    So then, we have X1 for June around the 150k mark. May reported 77k, April was 115k.
    $100 price drop equates to about 30-40k sales increase? May was affected by the price drop.

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