40 years of console wars, spellbindingly charted for your viewing pleasure


We enjoyed creating our last bar chart race about phone sales so
much, we couldn’t resist doing another. So, this time round
we’ve looked at something close to all our hearts: the console
wars. Yep, in the animated graph below, you’ll find a
visualization of the best-selling games consoles from 1977 all the
way through to 2017. That’s a full 40 years of data for
you! Aren’t you lucky? Feast your eyes on this:   Wow!
Where’s all this console wars data from? We’re glad you asked.
Mainly, it comes from official company statements. You know, things
like annual and quarterly…


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Source: FS – All Tech News
40 years of console wars, spellbindingly charted for your viewing pleasure