Hitting the Brakes

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  • Mugwum 13 Jul 2009 16:59:24 625 posts
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    Word up. As some of you may have spotted, I've just taken down the GamesIndustry.biz editorial posted over the weekend ("Hitting the Brakes"). GI is currently looking into some issues with the figures, and will have more to report soon.
  • pjmaybe 13 Jul 2009 17:01:05 70,666 posts
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    This anything to do with a certain blogger and a certain 9/10 embargo-bollock-type-scenario?
  • Psychotext 13 Jul 2009 17:02:20 60,417 posts
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    I wonder if we'll finally find out if Chart Track screwed up their figures or not... they've supposedly confirmed them to other outlets though.
  • nickthegun 13 Jul 2009 17:02:33 67,922 posts
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    You got the figures from bengali didnt you?
  • JetSetWilly 13 Jul 2009 17:03:42 5,721 posts
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    What figures are the problem? The ones claiming the 360 has outsold the Wii this year?
  • Hunam 13 Jul 2009 17:03:48 20,673 posts
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    Was that the wii article?
  • Psychotext 13 Jul 2009 17:09:14 60,417 posts
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    JetSetWilly wrote:
    What figures are the problem? The ones claiming the 360 has outsold the Wii this year?
    The ones pulled from here: http://www.gamegroup.plc.uk/gg/media/releases/2009/2009-07-02/

    The cached article is here: http://209.85.229.132/search?q=cache:3e4abDOdJpoJ:www.eurogamer.net/articles/hitting-the-brakes-article+eurogamer+hitting+the+brakes&cd=1&hl=en&ct=clnk&gl=uk&client=firefox-a
  • JetSetWilly 13 Jul 2009 17:21:14 5,721 posts
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    Cheers PT. I thought at the time I read the EG article that surely we'd have heard much more about this if it were the case. It'll be interesting to see what it says when the article goes back up.
  • Psychotext 13 Jul 2009 17:22:43 60,417 posts
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    There's been a lot of talk about it in sales geek circles, with Chart Track insisting that Game published the correct figures.

    The question now is if they collected the right figures. :)
  • Tonka 13 Jul 2009 18:39:38 24,527 posts
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    topical
  • ilmaestro 13 Jul 2009 20:49:14 32,656 posts
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    Psychotext wrote:
    There's been a lot of talk about it in sales geek circles
    lol, this amuses me for some reason.
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