Game industry off to slow start in 2013, Xbox 360 outselling Wii U

If ni-no-kuni-npd-jan-13-top630you look at the raw numbers, it would appear that the video game industry halted its two-year sales decline in January — but numbers can be deceiving.

Video game software sales were up 1 percent in January as compared to a year ago and hardware sales climbed 4 percent, according to the NPD Group. Before you break out the bubbly, however, this is an apples-to-oranges comparison.

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