Mat Piscatella, one of the reputed Industry Analyst, and it will be a shock to see an error in his analysis. Every month, he releases detailed analysis of sales trends of everything regarding games, including accessories, games, consoles, and more. Amid coronavirus spread, he is continuing his work, and as a result, we have the list of the sales trends of February 2020.
According to Mat, Year-to-date 2020 tracked spending across Video Game Hardware, Software, Accessories, and Game Cards totaled $1.4 billion, falling 28 percent in comparison to last year. But, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare is not looking in no mood to give up its place on top-selling charts, and all thanks go to avid COD gamers.
Bandai Namco’s latest bombshell and the latest installment in Dragon Ball game series-l Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot is still ruler on the top-selling chart of 2020 and also topped the February charts with COD at second and NBA2k20 at third place.
Since gaming needs a gaming platform, its sales analysis is also crucial for the industry, and according to Mat “Nintendo Switch was the best-selling hardware platform of February in both unit and dollar sales and remains the best-selling hardware platform of the year.”
Mat also revealed some more stats about the sales among different genres which you can look into the video below and on his Twitter handle.