Games Industry

Statistics: in Russia, sales of gaming consoles in 2018 increased by 31%

The largest increase was shown by the Nintendo Switch.

The United Network “Svyaznoy” and “Euroset” shared statistics for 2018. In Russia, sales of consoles increased by 31% both in terms of units and in money equivalent.

In total, last year we managed to sell 620 thousand game systems (12.5 billion rubles). Nintendo Switch showed the largest growth compared to the indicators of 2017 – sales of consoles increased by 87%.

62% of the total market in 2018 fell on PlayStation 4, Xbox One in second place (12%), and Nintendo Switch in third place (6%). The most popular band in 2018 was the PlayStation 4 Slim with Gran Turismo Sport, God of War, Horizon Zero Dawn and a three-month subscription to PS Plus included.

According to Ubisoft, in 2018, the Switch Player global player base grew by 115%. On Xbox One and PS4, the increase was 21%.


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