Microsoft’s Xbox 360 has always been an incredibly impressive console in terms of sales and the company’s recent announcement of its successor, the Xbox One, has not slowed it down one bit. The Xbox 360 remains the top sold console and has hit thirty consecutive months.
According to Microsoft, the Xbox 360 has maintained its position as the top US console last month selling over 140,000 units. The company states that the Xbox 360 platform (hardware, software, and accessories) brought in over $197 million dollars in June.
In addition, the console held seven out of the top selling game titles including: Minecraft, NKA 2K13, Injustice: Gods Among Us, Deadpool, Call of Duty: Black Ops II, GrandTheft Auto IV and Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.
Microsoft has already announced that the plan for the Xbox 360 to continue living on beside the Xbox One; both consoles will be featured at Comic-Con International in San Diego this week. If you are heading there, make sure to join in the collection of Xbox events, panels, and activities taking place.
How long do you think Xbox 360 will remain the top console - will the Xbox One replace it or will it be beaten down by Sony’s PlayStation 4?
Source: The Official Microsoft Blog