Target Corp. stores this discounted select video game titles for Sony Corp.’s Playstation 3, Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox 360 and Nintendo Co.’s Nintendo DS to under $10 in a new Easter Sale.
Titles discounted to $9.99 include Call of Duty: World at War (PS3, Xbox 360), Battlefield Bad Company 2(PS3, Xbox 360), Shaun White Skateboarding (PS3, Xbox 360), Cooking Mama Kitchen Magic (Nintendo DS), Toy Story 3 (Nintendo DS), and Plants vs. Zombies (Nintendo DS).
Meanwhile, Amazon.com Inc. this week is holding a Easter Video Game Sale that discounts select video game titles for consoles and handhelds.
NPD Group Inc. in Mar. said video game sales totaled $1.06 billion, a 20 percent decline from the year prior.
Hardware sales totaled $381.4 million, a decline of 18 percent in year-over-year figures.
Software sales totaled $464.4 million, a decline of 23 percent from the year prior.
Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox 360 sold 426,000 units to rank as the No. 1 game hardware for the month in figures provided by NPD Group Inc.
The ranking marks the 14th consecutive month the Xbox 360 has ranked as the No. 1 hardware in the states. In addition, the hardware held 42 percent share of total next-generation console sales.