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NPD: Top 10 (Life-To-Date) Selling Games of PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and 3DS in the US


It is always interesting to know the sales performance of the most important games of console and more because that information gives us a perspective of the relevance of the first and third-party games. On this occasion, NPD Group was in charge of revealing the list with the 10 best-selling games of PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and 3DS during their life cycles, taking into account that the hybrid console is still young.

Today, Mat Piscatella, NPD Group analyst, took on the task of publishing the Top 10 best-selling games in the United States of current consoles. First, let’s address the NPD Group data about the Nintendo, 3DS and Switch consoles, where the exclusive offer of the Japanese company is the one that dominates software sales and in particular, Mario Kart 7 and Mario Kart 8 Deluxe show that the franchise is preferred by American players.

Also, the special mention comes for Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle, because it is the only title developed by an external company to Nintendo, Ubisoft, to reach the Top 10.


  1. Mario Kart 7
  2. Super Smash Bros. for 3DS
  3. Super Mario 3D Land
  4. New Super Mario Bros. 2
  5. Pokémon X
  6. Pokémon Y
  7. Pokémon Sun
  8. Omega Ruby Pokémon
  9. Pokémon Moon
  10. Alpha Sapphire Pokémon


  1. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
  2. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
  3. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
  4. Super Mario Odyssey
  5. Super Mario Party
  6. Splatoon 2
  7. Pokémon: Let’s Go Pikachu!
  8. Pokémon: Let’s Go Eevee!
  9. Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle
  10. New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe

Now, in terms of what has happened with PS4 and Xbox One, there is also very interesting information because they are platforms whose software sales are dominated by the third-party titles and the most successful game in the US for both is Grand Theft Auto V, followed by various titles of Call of Duty. However, as for the exclusive titles, these have not been relevant to the North American market in the case of Xbox One, while in PS4 only 2 stands out in the Top 10: God of War and Marvel’s Spider-Man.


  1. Grand Theft Auto V
  2. Call of Duty: WWII
  3. Call of Duty: Black Ops 3
  4. Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
  5. Red Dead Redemption 2
  6. Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare
  7. Battlefield 1
  8. Star Wars Battlefront
  9. Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare
  10. Destiny 2


  1. Grand Theft Auto V
  2. Red Dead Redemption 2
  3. Call of Duty: WWII
  4. Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
  5. Call of Duty: Black Ops 3
  6. Marvel’s Spider-Man
  7. Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare
  8. God of War
  9. NBA 2K18
  10. Battlefield 1

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