Video games down in Nov.

Investor's Business Daily

The release of Nintendo's (OTCPK:NTDOY)new Wii U console and Activision Blizzard's (ATVI) "Call of Duty: Black Ops II" video game couldn't boost U.S. video game sales, which declined 11% in Nov. It was the 12th straight month of year-over-year declines, according to the NPD Group. Meantime, Bloomberg reported the Wii U went on sale Fri. in Japan; U.S. consumers have bought 400,000 Wii U players since it hit U.S. stores in mid-Nov. Nintendo shares fell 0.5% to 14.65. Activision fell 0.2% to 11.34.

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