Record sales for XBLA in October
The XBLA generated record revenue in October with $11.2 million in sales, according to a new report from market research firm Forecasting and Analyzing Digital Entertainment (FADE).
The sales are up 91 percent from last year in October, and helped the download service break the $100 million mark for year-to-date revenue.
Here’s the list of the top ten selling titles for October, 2010:
Dead Rising 2: Case Zero (Capcom) – 104,000 Units (400 MS Points)
Sonic The Hedgehog 4: Episode 1 (Sega) – 98,000 Units (1200 MS Points)
Super Meat Boy (Team Meat) – 70,000 Units (800 MS Points)
Comic Jumper (Twisted Pixel) – 55,000 Units (1200 MS Points)
Plants vs. Zombies (PopCap) – 45,000 Units (1200 MS Points)
Limbo (Playdead) – 33,000 Units (1200 MS Points)
Costume Quest (Double Fine) – 31,000 Units (1200 MS Points)
Castle Crashers (The Behemoth) – 28,000 Units (1200 MS Points)
Trials HD (RedLynx) – 26,000 Units (1200 MS Points)
Dead Space Ignition (Sumo Digital) – 26,000 Units (400 MS Points)
Almost all titles are new except for two – Castle Crashers and Trials HD, which continue to sell month after month.