2019 game industry ad spend: a quiet year, how come?

iSpot.tv found that the game industry spent an estimated $319.6 million on television ads in 2019 (January 1 through December 8), a 14.68% decrease from the same time period in 2018. With that decrease came a fall in ad airings (-27.84%) and TV ad impressions (-16.10%). Image Credit: iSpot.tv With an estimated outlay of $108.5 million, PlayStation remainedContinue reading “2019 game industry ad spend: a quiet year, how come?”

PlayStations 1-4 have sold more than 450 million systems

Sony touts Guinness record for “best-selling home video game console brand ever”. Today is the 25th anniversary of the original PlayStation’s launch, and Sony marked the milestone by announcing that the Guinness World Records had certified PlayStation as the “best-selling home video game console brand ever.” Between the four main PlayStation iterations, Sony has soldContinue reading “PlayStations 1-4 have sold more than 450 million systems”