November 2020 NPD: Call of Duty dominates as next gen begins

The PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X debuted in November, but gamers turned to recognizable franchises when it came to software. That led to record sales across all categories — but especially for hardware and software, according to industry-tracking firm The NPD Group. Here are the results for the month: November 2020 Dollar Sales, Millions…

November 2020 NPD hardware sales: Switch, PlayStation 5 split sales victory

PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X launched last month, and they helped set a new November record, according to industry-tracking firm The NPD Group. But the fever for next-gen consoles didn’t cool off demand for the Nintendo Switch. “Consumers spent a November record $1.4 billion on new video game hardware, an increase of 58% when…