“I think everyone was encouraged by Black Friday. It was better than expectations, but it’s pretty hard these days – being slightly down is the new up. …everyone’s at best cautiously optimistic. You’re unlikely to be celebrating, but you’ll be OK. In terms of how our titles are performing, I feel that it’s within that range. We are well financed and well structured [and] we own our intellectual property,” he said. “I feel really good about how we are positioned to be an independent company.” – Take-Two CEO Strauss Zelnick

I honestly think even with the financial crisis, that the video game industry made a killing last week during the crazy holiday shopping time.