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Analyst: Nintendo sold 55,000 Wii U units in April

That's just in the U.S., but it's a far cry from the 205,000 Xbox 360 units Michael Pachter believes Microsoft sold.

By May. 14, 2013

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Analyst: Xbox One to cost $399, PlayStation 4 priced at $349

Wedbush Securities analyst Michael Pachter based his estimates, in part, on the cost of materials for the speculated specifications for each console.

By Jun. 3, 2013

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Analyst: Expect sweeping console price cuts at E3

Microsoft and Sony both have new consoles coming, so price cuts make sense on existing models. Even the Wii U might get discounted, according to Wedbush analyst Michael Pachter.

By Jun. 3, 2013

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Analyst: Nintendo sold 55,000 Wii Us in March, 85,000 Wiis

If analyst's estimates are right, Nintendo's unit sales for the Wii U would be down 17 percent in the U.S. compared to the previous month, a massive blow to the company's hardware division.

By Apr. 15, 2013

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Game on: Sony won't block used games -- analyst

Wedbush analyst Michael Pachter argues that the issues related to blocking used games on the PlayStation 4 far outweigh the benefits, leaving Sony with no choice but to allow them.

By Jan. 4, 2013

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Discless Xbox One would be amazing, but too radical a move for Microsoft

A discless Xbox One with a 1TB hard drive would be a leap for the console market. As with most of the bold moves Microsoft originally sets out to make, the game industry isn't ready.

By Jan. 31, 2014

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Wii U in February: 80,000 sold, analyst says

Nintendo likely had another abysmal month on U.S. store shelves, according to one analyst.

By Mar. 12, 2013

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Is multiplayer a threat to the gaming industry?

Wedbush analyst Michael Pachter says multiplayer can reduce overall game revenue because players spend too much time with those titles.

By Jul. 11, 2012

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Grand Theft Auto V now at large amid billion-dollar expectations

The latest edition of the streetwise game has received rave reviews and could well be the biggest launch of the year.

By Sep. 17, 2013

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Zuckerberg: Facebook only spends big on 'rare' companies

The social network has made headlines with two multibillion dollar acquisitions in two months. But CEO Mark Zuckerberg stresses that's the exception and not the rule.

By Mar. 25, 2014