A RECORD 78million video games See video game console. have been sold in the UKthisyear, according to industry figures.
Gamers spent pounds 1.52billion in the first 50 weeks of the year, up 25 percent on a year ago, said Chart-Track.
The number of games sold was up 16.6percent, boosted by popular titles such as Halo 3 on the XBox 360 and Super Mario Galaxy This article or section contains information about an unreleased video game.
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Entertainment and Leisure Software Publishers Association's Paul Jackson said: "Interactive entertainment is now truly mass market."
BIG HITS: Halo 3, left, and Mario, below