Nintendo DS and Red Dead Redemption Tops May sales in United States, NPD says

NPD Group, revealed that "US consumers shelled out $823.5 million on "video games, hardware and accessories" during May. "$241.5 million was spent on video games hardware during May. The period saw an average price points of Nintendo DS $180, Wii $200, Xbox 360 $220, PlayStation 3 $300, and $180 for PlayStation Portable."NPD lists following hardware […]

NPD Group, revealed that "US consumers shelled out $823.5 million on "video games, hardware and accessories" during May. "$241.5 million was spent on video games hardware during May. The period saw an average price points of Nintendo DS $180, Wii $200, Xbox 360 $220, PlayStation 3 $300, and $180 for PlayStation Portable."

NPD lists following hardware sales: Nintendo DS - 383,700, Wii - 334,800, Xbox 360 - 194,600, PlayStation 3 - 154,500, PlayStation Portable - 59,400.

Total software sales include: Red Dead Redeption (Xbox 360). Red Dead Redeption (PlayStation 3), Super Mario Galaxy 2 (Wii), UFC Undisputed 2010 (Xbox 360), UFC 2010 Undisputed (PlayStation 3), Wii Fit Plus (Wii), New Super Mario Bros. Wii (Wii), Alan Wake (Xbox 360), Pokemon SoulSilver Version (Nintendo DS), and Skate 3 (Xbox 360).