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THQ details full extent of uDraw disaster

THQ details full extent of uDraw disaster

1.4m unsold units adds up to $100m revenue shortfall.

Revenue from the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 versions of THQ's uDraw tablet peripheral was a staggering $100 million below the publisher's expectations.

Speaking during an investor Q&A earlier today, CFO Paul Pucino revealed that the publisher has around 1.4 million unsold units collecting dust in its inventory.

"Revenues were lower by about $100 million," admitted Pucino.

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THQ lays-off uDraw developers

30 redundant following poor sales of tablet peripheral.

THQ has laid-off 30 members of the uDraw development team following disappointing sales of the publisher's tablet peripheral.

uDraw flop prompts THQ to peg back revenue outlook

But Saints Row: The Third is performing well.

Disappointing sales of the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 version of THQ's uDraw tablet have prompted the publisher to scale back its revenue expectations for the current fiscal quarter.

Wii and DS release dates for Q1 2011

Wii and DS release dates for Q1 2011

Kirby your enthusiasm.

Look at all these games Nintendo has prepared for Wii and DS - and they'll all be released before the end of March (Q1 2011).

There are some absolute belters! Wow it's Peppa Pig Theme Park Fun! Gosh it's National Geographic Challenge! Shoot me it's Bibi & Tina - Jump & Ride!

Actually, star billing goes to Pokemon Black and White. Why? Well, selling 5.26 million copies from mid-September to the end of December, in Japan alone, says something.

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