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Final Fantasy VII Remake No. 9 in Aug. U.S. sales

NPD Group Inc. this week said Square Enix Holdings Co., Ltd.’s Final Fantasy VII Remake for Sony Corp.’s PlayStation 4 ranked as a best-selling title in the latest retail data from the U.S.

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PS5 to be sold at $499 Nov. 12

Sony Corp. this week said the PlayStation 5 hardware will be sold at $499 Nov. 12.

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Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 + 2 sells 1M units

Activision Publishing Inc. this week said Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 + 2 to Sony Corp.’s PlayStation 4, Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox One, and the PC has sold 1 million units.

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Ghost of Tsushima No. 4 in Aug. U.S. sales

NPD Group Inc. this week said Sony Corp.’s Ghost of Tsushima for the PlayStation 4 ranked as the top-selling software in July at U.S. retail.

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Madden NFL 21 hikes No. 1 sales in Aug.

NPD Group Inc. this week said EA Inc.’s Madden NFL 21 for Sony Corp.’s PlayStation 4 and Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox One ranked as the top-selling software title in the latest retail data from the U.S.

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Nintendo Switch No. 1 hardware in Aug. 2020 sales

NPD Group Inc. this month said Nintendo Co., Ltd.’s ranked as the No. 1 video game hardware platform in Aug. at U.S. retail.

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PS5 production cut by 4M units, says report

Sony Corp. has reportedly cut production of the PlayStation 5 by four million units to 11 million units for the fiscal year due to production issues.

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Ghost of Tsushima No. 3 PSN download in Aug.

Sony Corp. this month said Ghost of Tsushima for the PlayStation 4 ranked as a top download at the PlayStation Network division in Aug.

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Nvidia to purchase Arm for $40B

Nvidia Corp. this week announced the purchase of UK-based Arm Limited from SoftBank Group Corp. for $40 billion.

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Xbox Series S a smart bet for next-gen gaming

Microsoft Corp. this week announced the Xbox Series S, a new console that will play the latest next-generation Xbox games for $299. While it’s less powerful than the $499 Xbox Series X, the lower price point will create a low barrier-to-entry for both core and casual gamers into the Xbox game library and game subscription […]

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