Video game sales up 9% in April 2005

Video games sales increased 9% YTY in April 2005, NPD group says. Total sales were $342 mln compared to $315 mln in April 2004.

Video games sales increased 9% YTY in April 2005, NPD group says. Total sales were $342 mln compared to $315 mln in April 2004. Industry sales as a whole were up nearly 21% in April, and in 2005 through April software sales were up 14% and the industry has grown almost 23%.