Hand held video game piracy

Video game piracy of hand-held games leads to the loss of about $8.1 BillionĀ  a year, as losses due to pirating of Sony PSP and Nintendo DS games between 2004 and 2009 lead to worldwide losses of nearly $42 Billion.

Source: Don Reisinger, “Study: $42 billion worth of PSP, DS games pirated,” CNET, June 7, 2010.