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Football, Wrestling Dominate Top Sports DVDs And Games
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Football, Wrestling Dominate Top Sports DVDs And Games

When it comes to PC game titles and DVD sales, football and wrestling titles outperform all other sports, according to recent data from Nielsen.

The Giants/Patriots match-up in “Super Bowl XLII” grabbed two spots in Nielsen’s ranking of the top 10 sports DVDs so far this year, while pro wrestling titles pinned down the rest of the list.

On the gaming side, the Madden franchise dominated the competition, with three titles in Nielsen’s top 10 ranking.

Top 10 Sports DVDs, Jan-Sept 2008

RANK DVD TITLE
1 NFL SUPER BOWL XLII
2 ROCK-MOST ELECTRIFYING MAN IN SPORTS ENTERTAINMENT
3 LIFE AND LEGACY OF STONE COLD STEVE AUSTIN
4 WWE RAW 15TH ANNIVERSARY
5 WRESTLEMANIA XXIV
6 TRIPLE H-KING OF KINGS
7 EVOLUTION OF THE HARDYS
8 RIC FLAIR
9 ROAD TO SUPER BOWL XLII
10 WWE-JOHN CENA-MY LIFE
Nielsen VideoScan Week Ending 10-05-08

Top 10 Sports PC Games

RANK GAME TITLE
1 Madden NFL 08
2 Madden NFL 07
3 NHL 08
4 Madden NFL 06
5 Deer Hunter
6 Beijing 2008: The Official Video Game of the Olympic Games
7 Madden NFL 2002
8 Out of the Park Baseball 9
9 FIFA Soccer 08
10 Polar Bowler
Nielsen Games – August 2008