Update at 3:30 p.m. PDT: This post has been modified to reflect the public release by NPD of its April video game industry sales figures.
Nintendo's Wii was the best-selling next-generation video game console in April, research firm NPD Group said Thursday afternoon.
Nintendo had earlier put out its own release citing NPD's numbers.
According to NPD, the Wii outsold Microsoft's Xbox 360 and Sony's PlayStation 3 in April. The Wii sold 714,000 Wiis during the month, bringing its total sales in the United States since the Wii's launch in late 2006 … Read more