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Old 18th April, 2009, 05:24 PM
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Recession takes chunk out of game sales

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"Recession-proof" ain't what it used to be. First Google's secret money making machine starts coughing up smoke, and now the video games industry takes a hit.

What's next, recession? Rainbows and unicorns going broke?

March sales for the games industry as a whole dropped 17 per cent compared to a year ago, according to NPD Group. That's the first time during this recession the games biz suffered a drop in revenues.
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Recession takes chunk out of game sales ? The Register
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