Duke Nukem Forever (Take 2 Interactive)May might have been the worst month for video game sales in 5 years, but June didn't do much to right the ship.
The NPD Group reports that total video game retail revenue fell once again in June, down 10% from last year's $1.15 billion to a, uh, 'measly' $1.03 billion. The culprit? Plenty of things, but analysts like Michael Pachter are pointing fingers at the once-mighty Nintendo Wii. Wii software has dipped startling 75% since this same time last year, contributing greatly to the overall monthly software slide of 12% (from $531 million to $469 million).Read More »from Video game sales slide continues, down 10% in June