Best Buy Co. Inc. this week began holding a $9.99 game sale for Sony Corp.’s Playstation 3, Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox 360 and Nintendo Co.’s Wii in a summer gaming blowout initiative.
This week, select PS3, Xbox 360, and Wii game titles are discounted to $9.99 each. Advertised titles include Assassin’s Creed: Revelations (PS3), SOCOM 4 (PS3), Madden NFL 12 (Xbox 360), and Just Dance 3 (Wii).
NPD Group Inc. in June said May video game sales fell 28 percent from one year prior to $516.5 million
Hardware sales declined 39 percent to $138.9 million and non-PC software sales fell 31 percent to $255.4 million.