In its report for the month of December and for the year 2002, NDP also indicated that the US console video games market had grown by 20.7% in 2002, and by 7% in December alone.
Infogrames has managed to significantly improve its market share in the steadily expanding US market, which accounted for approximately 60% of its consolidated sales in fiscal 2001-2002. From 3.5% en 2001, market share at year-end 2002 was 4.4%, a 51.4% increase.
Infogrames Entertainment will announce its half-year revenues for fiscal 2002-2003 on Friday, January 24, 2003, and its earnings for the same period on Wednesday, February 13, 2003.
This latest release reflects the investments made by Infogrames in line with its strategy of winning market share, and will contribute to the Group's profitable growth and financial balance.