Retail sales of video games in the United States dipped in July, but the industry is showing signs of recovery.
Revenue from video games sales was $846.5 million, down 1 percent from the same month last year, according to a report release released Thursday by The NPD Group. Year-to-date sales were down 8 percent compared with last year. The No. 1 seller in July was Electronic Arts' NCAA Football 11, which sold 368,000 copies for the Xbox 360 and 298,800 copies for PlayStation 3.