Friday, July 18, 2008

Console Turf Dominated By Nintendo Wii

According to a post on GamePro, Wii, just in 20 months, surpassed the efforts of Playstations by Sony and Xbox by leaps and bounds. Keep in mind that Xbox had a year of headstart and Sony was leading the console market with it's two generationsof play station.
Speaking to GamePro today Nintendo proclaimed, "After just 20 months, Wii is the new console leader in the US with nearly 10.9 million units."
NPD sales data backs up the claim. Wii moved 666,700 units in the month of June, which is enough to push it over Xbox 360 as the dominant platform in North America.