Retailer Amazon.com Inc. this week began holding a new Buy 1 Get 1 40 percent off game sale for Sony Corp.’s Playstation 3, PSP, Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox 360, Nintendo Co.’s Wii, Nintendo 3DS and Nintendo DS in a new year-end promotion.
Eligible titles include the Uncharted Greatest Hits Dual Pack, Halo 3, The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess, Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep, and Mario Kart 7.
Video Game sales in Nov. totaled $3 billion in the U.S. according to data firm NPD Group Inc.
Software sales increased 16 percent while hardware sales decreased nine percent in the same period.
Top-selling titles include Activision Blizzard Inc.’s Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 and Bethesda’s Softworks The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.