Today, the analysis firm NPD Group presented its report of sales in the United States corresponding to last March and, according to reports, it gave positive results for the consoles and now we know which was the game that was covered with glory in the North American market, none other than Far Cry 5.
According to the report of NPD Group, Far Cry 5 was the best-selling game in the US during March, when it was only available 5 days after its debut on March 27 but it was enough to place it at the top of the list. This performance confirms the great launch that it had, surrounded by positive reviews and that resulted in successful sales in the US, UK, and Japan that registered 5 million copies sold only in the first week.
On the US list of best-selling games in March, Far Cry 5’s success was followed by Sea of Thieves, the pirated themed multiplayer online experience, developed by Rare and available on Xbox One and Windows 10, while that Nintendo had a presence on the list thanks to Kirby Star Allies and Mario Kart 8 Deluxe.
In addition, and as has happened since the last 5 years, the indestructible Grand Theft Auto V was placed in the fifth position. Here is the list of the 10 best selling US games in March:
1. Far Cry 5
2. Sea of Thieves
3. MLB 18: The Show
4. Kirby Star Allies
5. Grand Theft Auto V
6. Call of Duty: WWII
7. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
8. Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom
9. NBA 2K18
10. Monster Hunter: World