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January 2015 NPD U.S. Hardware and Software Sales Data

Hardware

PS4: #1 system
Xbox One: Best January ever, greater than 140K
Wii U: Up 30% year over year, approximately 63.7K

Software

1.) Dying Light (PS4, Xbox One, PC; Warner Bros.)
2.) Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare (Xbox One ,PS4, 360, PS3, PC; Activision Blizzard)
3.) Grand Theft Auto V (Xbox One, PS4, 360, PS3; Take-Two Interactive)
4.) Minecraft (360, PS3, Xbox One, PS4; Microsoft)
5.) NBA 2K15 (Xbox One, PS4, 360, PS3, PC; Take-Two Interactive)
6.) Super Smash Bros. (Wii U, 3DS; Nintendo)
7.) Far Cry 4 (PS4, Xbox One, 360, PS3, PC; Ubisoft)
8.) Madden NFL 15 (Xbox One, PS4, 360, PS3; Electronic Arts)
9.) Destiny (Xbox One, PS4, 360, PS3; Activision Blizzard)
10.) FIFA 15 (PS4, Xbox One, 360, PS3, Wii, Vita, 3DS; Electronic Arts)

Overall

  • Overall retail sales were down 5% year over year
  • Hardware is down by 23% year over year
  • Retail software is up (tba)% year over year

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December 2014 NPD U.S. Hardware and Software Sales Data

Hardware

Xbox One: Best selling platform for Dec 2014

PS4: Best selling platform for 2014

PS4/XB1 combined: Approximately 2.33 million

Wii U: Best month in console’s history, 2014 total up 29% over 2013

Amiibos just under 2.6 million units sold, 70% attach rate to the Wii U

Software

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Overall

  • Overall retail sales were up 1% year over year
  • Hardware sales were up 20% year over year
  • Retail software sales were down 13% year over year

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November 2014 NPD U.S. Hardware and Software Sales Data

Hardware

Xbox One: Best selling console
Wii U: approximately 242K

Software

1.) Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare (360, XBO, PS4, PS3, PC)
2.) Grand Theft Auto V (PS4, XBO, 360, PS3)
3.) Super Smash Bros. (NWU, 3DS)
4.) Madden NFL 15 (360, XBO, PS4, PS3)
5.) Pokemon Alpha Sapphire (3DS)
6.) Far Cry 4 (PS4, XBO, 360, PS3, PC)
7.) Pokemon Omega Ruby (3DS)
8.) NBA 2K15 (PS4, 360, XBO, PS3, PC)
9.) Assassin’s Creed: Unity (PS4, XBO, PC)
10.) Halo: The Master Chief Collection (XBO)

-Smash Wii U: 710K (retail + digital)
-Pokemon ORAS: 1.5M (retail + digital)
-Smash 3DS LTD: 1.5M (retail + digital)
-Overall Wii U software is up 90%, 3DS software is up 40% year over year

Overall

Overall retail sales are down 11% year over year

Overall hardware sales are down 23% year over year

Overall retail software sales are down 2% year over year

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October 2014 NPD U.S. Hardware and Software Sales Data

Hardware

  • PS4: Best selling hardware for the month
  • Wii U: Estimate 68K

Software

  1. NBA 2K15 (PS4, Xbox One, 360, PS3, PC)
  2. Super Smash Bros. for 3DS (3DS)
  3. The Evil Within (PS4, Xbox One, PS3, 360, PC)
  4. Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel (360, PS3, PC)
  5. Destiny (360, Xbox One, PS4, PS3)
  6. Skylanders: Trap Team (360, Wii, Wii U, PS3, Xbox One, PS4, 3DS, mobile)
  7. FIFA 15 (PS4, 360, PS3, Xbox One, Wii, PS Vita, 3DS)
  8. Madden NFL 15 (360, PS4, PS3, Xbox One)
  9. Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor (PS4, XBox One, PC)
  10. Minecraft (360, PS3, PS4)

Overall

  • Overall retail sales down less than 1% year over year
  • Software down 28% year over year
  • Hardware up 59% year over year

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September 2014 NPD U.S. Hardware and Software Sales Data

Hardware

PS4: Nearly triple August 2014, best selling, approximately 550,000 units
3DS: 140K (-40.4%)
Wii U: Up nearly 50% from August 2014

Software

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-Smash sold 705K copies (135K digital)
-Hyrule Warriors has sold 190K (digital + physical)
-Mario Kart sold 60K copies (digital + physical), 1.2 million LTD
-Destiny is the best selling game so far this year

Overall

  • Overall retail sales rose 2% year over year
  • Software declined 35% year over year
  • Hardware rose 136% year over year

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August 2014 NPD U.S. Hardware and Software Sales Data

Hardware

PS4 – Best selling

Software

1. Madden NFL 15 (PS4, Xbox One, 360, PS3)
2. Diablo III: Reaper of Souls (PS4, Xbox One, 360, PS3, PC)
3. Minecraft (360, PS3)
4. The Last of Us (PS4, PS3)
5. Call of Duty: Ghosts (360, Xbox One, PS4, PS3, PC, Wii U)
6. Lego Marvel Super Heroes (360, PS3, Wii U, PS4, 3DS, DS, Xbox One, Vita, PC)
7. Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare (360, PS3, PS4, Xbox One)
8. Watch Dogs (PS4, 360, PS3, Xbox One, PC)
9. Battlefield 4 (360, PS3, PS4, Xbox One, PC)
10. The Lego Movie Videogame (360, 3DS, PS3, Wii U, PS4, Xbox One, Vita)

Overall

Overall retail sales are up 8% year over year

Hardware sales were up 116% year over year

Software sales were down 21% year over year

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July 2014 NPD U.S. Hardware and Software Sales Data

Hardware

Playstation 4: “#1 in sales for the seventh consecutive month and remains the cumulative leader for next generation game consoles”

Software

1. The Last of Us (PS4, PS3)
2. Minecraft (360, PS3)
3. FIFA 14 (360,PS4, Xbox One, PS3, Vita)
4. Watch Dogs (PS4, 360, PS3, Xbox One, PC)
5. Mario Kart 8 (Wii U)
6. Call of Duty: Ghosts (Xbox One, 360, PS4, PS3, Wii U, PC)
7. Grand Theft Auto V (360, PS3)
8. Sniper Elite III (PS4, Xbox One, 360, PS3)
9. NBA 2K14 (360, PS3, PS4, Xbox One, PC)
10. Lego Marvel Super Heroes (360, PS3, 3DS, DS, PS4, Wii U, Xbox One, Vita, PC)

Notes:
-Tomodachi 85,000 copies

Wii U LTDs:
-Mario Kart 8 – over 1 million
-NSMB U – 1.69 million

3DS LTDs:
• Mario Kart 7: 3.48 million
• Super Mario 3D Land: 3.09 million
• New Super Mario Bros. 2: 2.28 million
• Pokémon X: 2.10 million
• Pokémon Y: 2.01 million
• The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D: 1.39 million
• Animal Crossing: New Leaf: 1.36 million
• Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon: 1.33 million
• The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds: 1.09 million

Overall

  • Overall: $514.3 million (up 16% year-over-year)
  • Hardware: $198.8 million (up 100%)
  • Software: $178.2 (down 15%)

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June 2014 NPD U.S. Hardware and Software Sales Data

Hardware

PS4: best selling system
3DS: 150K
Wii U: 140K (up 233% year-over-year)

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Software

1. Watch Dogs (PS4, 360, Xbox One, PS3, PC)
2. Mario Kart 8 (Wii U) – 470K (physical + digital, 885K LTD)
3. Minecraft (360, PS3)
4. UFC (PS4, Xbox One)
5. FIFA 14 (PS4, 360, Xbox One, PS3, Vita)
6. NBA 2K14 (360, PS3, PS4, Xbox One, PC)
7. Wolfenstein: The New Order (PS4, Xbox One, 360, PS3, PC)
8. Call of Duty: Ghosts (360, PS4, PS3, Xbox One, Wii U, PC)
9. Tomodachi Life (3DS) – 175K (retail + digital)
10. Grand Theft Auto V (360, PS3)

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Overall

Overall retail sales were up 24% year-over-year

Hardware sales were up 106% year-over-year

Software sales were down 3% year-over-year

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May 2014 NPD U.S. Hardware and Software Sales Data

Hardware

PS4: ? (best selling system)
3DS: ? (second best selling system)
Wii U: 32,600 approximate (up 85% over May 2013)
Xbox One: ?

Software

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Overall

Overall retail sales up 52% year over year

Hardware sales up 95% year over year

Software sales up 57% year over year

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April 2014 NPD U.S. Hardware and Software Sales Data

Hardware

PlayStation 4: ? (Top selling hardware)
Xbox One: 115K (Second best selling hardware)
Xbox 360: 71K

Software

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Overall

  • Overall retail sales up 17% year over year
  • Software down 10% year over year
  • Hardware up 76% year over year

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