DonAithnen (donaithnen) wrote,
DonAithnen
donaithnen

*taunts microsoft*

The x-box sucks! It's tanking in Japan! *does a happy dance*



Let's take a look at the hardware sales reported so far this year comparing the Gamecube, teh X-Box, and oh, say, the PS1 and Dreamcast.

Gamecube: 510,000
Xbox: 169,000
PS1: 74,000
Dreamcast: 12,000

Ouch. Looks not so good for Xbox. But why did i include the PS1 and Dreamcast in the lineup you might ask? Well let's look at sales for just the last week:

Gamecube: 10,000
PS1: 3000
Xbox: 1800
Dreamcast: 1500

Xbox sales are apparently _plummeting._ They're currently being outsold by the PS1, and are in serious danger of falling below the _Dreamcast._ A console that has been discontinued for over a year =)

The PS2 is of course kicking everyones ass still. The only thing that is even remotely challending it at this point is *blinks* the Gameboy Advance? Very strange.

http://cube.ign.com/articles/357/357591p1.html
Subscribe

  • Hugo Award Semifinals

    Edit: I wrote this yesterday, not realizing that the finalists would be announced today. My speculations about who's likely to get nominated are…

  • It's alive!

    *tap tap tap* Is this thing on? So for those who don't follow me on twitter, yes i still exist! (For those who do follow me on twitter, sorry for…

  • Why You Should Vote

    This CGP Grey video on the politics of power addresses it partway through (about 7:00 - 8:00). https://youtu.be/rStL7niR7gs?t=371 This Cracked…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 2 comments