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Top PS3 and Vita Digital Sellers, September 2012

Top 20 PSN and PS3 Full Games

  1. The Walking Dead – Episode 3: Long Road Ahead
  2. Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
  3. 3 on 3 NHL Arcade
  4. Jet Set Radio
  5. Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater HD
  6. Borderlands 2
  7. TOKYO JUNGLE
  8. Madden NFL 13
  9. Double Dragon Neon
  10. FIFA Soccer 13
  11. Marvel vs. Capcom: Origins
  12. The Walking Dead – Episode 1: A New Day
  13. One Piece: Pirate Warriors
  14. NHL 13
  15. Journey
  16. Fight Night Champion – Champion Mode
  17. I Am Alive
  18. Grand Theft Auto IV
  19. Magic: The Gathering – Duels of the Planeswalkers 2013
  20. Castle Crashers

August 2012 NPD U.S. Hardware and Software Sales Data

Hardware

Xbox 360: 193k (-37.3%)
3DS: Above 170K
PS3: Up from last month, below 193K

Software

1.) Darksiders 2 (360, PS3, PC) THQ – 247K
2.) New Super Mario Bros. 2 (3DS) Nintendo – 240K
3.) Kingdom Hearts 3D (3DS) Square Enix – 180K (for comparison, KH:BbS on PSP did 225K in its opening month with the same number of days)
4.) NCAA Football 13 (360, PS3) Electronic Arts
5.) Lego Batman 2: DC Super Heroes (Wii, 360, NDS, PS3, 3DS, PSV, PC) Warner Bros
6.) Sleeping Dogs (360, PS3) Square Enix – 172K
7.) Transformers: Fall of Cybertron (360, PS3) Activision Blizzard – 105K
8.) Batman: Arkham City (360, PS3, PC) Warner Bros
9.) Call of Duty: Black Ops (360, PS3, NDS, Wii, PC) Activision Blizzard
10.) The Amazing Spider-Man (360, PS3, NDS, 3DS, Wii) Activision Blizzard

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June 2012 NPD U.S. Hardware and Software Sales Data

Hardware

Xbox 360: 257K (-49.3%)
Nintendo 3DS: 155K (+8.4%)
Nintendo DS: 150K (-61.1%)
Wii: 95K (-65.2%)
Vita + PSP: ~100K [estimate]

Software

1.) Lego Batman 2: DC Super Heores (360, Wii, PS3, NDS, 3DS, PSV, PC) Warner Bros. – 450K
2.) Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Future Soldier (360, PS3, PC) Ubisoft
3.) Diablo 3 (PC) Activision Blizzard
4.) Max Payne 3 (360, PS3, PC) Take-Two Interactive
5.) NBA 2K12 (360, PS3, Wii, PSP, PS2, PC) Take-Two Interactive
6.) Batman: Arkham City (360, PS3, PC) Warner Bros.
7.) Pokemon Conquest (NDS) Nintendo
8.) Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 (360, PS3, Wii, PC) Activision Blizzard
9.) Battlefield 3 (360, PS3, PC) Electronic Arts
10.) The Amazing Spider-Man (360, PS3, 3DS, NDS, Wii) Activision Blizzard

xx.) Lollipop Chainsaw – 107K

Nintendo Software LTDs:
Super Mario 3D Land: 2.1 Million
Mario Kart 7: 1.75 Million
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina Of Time: 1 Million

Overall

Total new retail US video game spending down 29% year-over-year – $699.8 million.

Accessories up 4%

Hardware down 45%

Software down 27% – $362.8 million

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Top PS3 and Vita Digital Sellers, June 2012

Top 20 PSN and PS3 Full Games

1. Magic: The Gathering – Duels of the Planeswalkers 2013
2. The Walking Dead – Episode 1
3. Journey
4. I Am Alive
5. Batman: Arkham City
6. Grand Theft Auto IV Digital
7. NBA JAM: On Fire Edition
8. inFAMOUS Festival of Blood
9. Fight Night Champion
10. Castle Crashers
11. Pure Chess
12. Sonic CD
13. Virtua Fighter 5 Final Showdown
14. Grand Theft Auto: Episodes from Liberty City
15. Sly 3: Honor Among Thieves
16. Sly 2: Band of Thieves
17. PAYDAY The Heist
18. Sonic The Hedgehog 4 Episode II
19. Resident Evil 4
20. Dungeons & Dragons: Daggerdale

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May 2012 NPD U.S. Hardware and Software Sales Data

Hardware

Xbox 360: 160K (-40.7%)
Nintendo 3DS: 113.5K (+17%), Nintendo Consoles & Portables Combined: 285K

*all hardware sales down over last year, except for 3DS

Software

1.) Diablo 3 (PC) Activision Blizzard – 1m Link
2.) Max Payne 3 (360, PS3, PC) Take-Two Interactive – 440K
3.) Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Future Soldier (360, PS3) Ubisoft – 400K
4.) Prototype 2 (360, PS3) Activision Blizzard
5.) NBA 2K12 (360, PS3, Wii, PSP, PS2, PC) Take-Two Interactive
6.) Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 (360, PS3, Wii, PC) Activision Blizzard
7.) Sniper Elite V2 (360, PS3) 505 Games
8.) Battlefield 3 (360, PS3, PC) Electronic Arts
9.) Dragon’s Dogma (360, PS3) Capcom – 92K
10.) Just Dance 3 (Wii, 360, PS3) Ubisoft

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Top PS3 and Vita Digital Sellers, May 2012

Top 20 PSN and PS3 Full Games

  1. The Walking Dead
  2. Journey
  3. PixelJunk Shooter
  4. I Am Alive
  5. Sonic The Hedgehog 4 Episode II
  6. NBA JAM: On Fire Edition
  7. Grand Theft Auto IV Digital
  8. inFAMOUS Festival of Blood
  9. Datura
  10. PixelJunk Eden
  11. PixelJunk Monsters
  12. Flower
  13. PixelJunk Racers 2nd Lap
  14. Grand Theft Auto: Episodes from Liberty City
  15. Doctor Who: The Eternity Clock
  16. Dead Rising 2 Off The Record
  17. Dungeons & Dragons: Daggerdale
  18. Castle Crashers
  19. Gotham City Impostors
  20. Fight Night Champion

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Top PS3 and Vita Digital Sellers, April 2012

Top 20 PSN and PS3 Full Games

1) I Am Alive
2) Journey
3) SkullGirls
4) The Walking Dead – Episode 1: A New Day
5) The House of the Dead 4
6) Mortal Kombat Arcade Kollection
7) Grand Theft Auto: Episodes from Liberty City
8) Grand Theft Auto IV
9) NBA JAM: On Fire Edition
10) Gotham City Impostors
11) Sonic CD
12) inFAMOUS Festival of Blood
13) World Gone Sour
14) Resident Evil 4
15) The Simpsons Arcade Game
16) Mortal Kombat vs. DC Universe
17) Dead Rising 2 Off The Record
18) Warrior Orochi 3
19) Pinball Arcade
20) Castle Crashers

Top 10 PS Vita Digital Games

1) Escape Plan
2) Pinball Arcade
3) Tales From Space: Mutant Blobs Attack
4) Disgaea 3: Absence of Detention
5) Plants vs. Zombies
6) Super Stardust Delta
7) Unit 13
8) StarDrone Extreme
9) Ultimate Marvel Vs. Capcom 3
10) MLB 12 The Show

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April 2012 NPD U.S. Hardware and Software Sales Data

*As more information comes in this post will be updated*

Hardware

Xbox 360 – 236K (-20.5%) (top selling console)
PlayStation 3 – ?
Nintendo 3DS – ?
Nintendo Wii – ?
PS Vita – ?

Software

1.) Prototype 2 (360, PS3) Activision Blizzard – Less than 236K
2.) Kinect Star Wars (360) Lucasarts
3.) Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 (360, PS3, Wii, PC) Activision Blizzard
4.) Tiger Woods PGA Tour 13 (360, PS3) Electronic Arts
5.) NBA 2K12 (360, PS3, Wii, PSP, PC, PS2) Take-Two Interactive
6.) The Witcher 2: Assassin of Kings (360, PC) Warner Bros. Interactive
7.) Mario Party 9 (Wii) Nintendo
8.) Mass Effect 3 (360, PS3, PC) Electronic Arts
9.) Just Dance 3 (Wii, 360, PS3) Ubisoft
10.) MLB 12: The show (PS3, PSV) Sony

*Wii RPG Xenoblade Chronicles was a retailer exclusive and was excluded from NPD’s report.

*Kid Icarus: Uprising ranked in the top 10 had the list been compiled on a SKU basis

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March 2012 NPD U.S. Hardware and Software Sales Data

March Reporting Period 2/26/12 through 3/31/12

*As more information comes in this post will be updated*

Hardware

Xbox 360 – 371K (-14.3%)
PlayStation 3 – 337K (-7.7%) [PR Math]
Nintendo 3DS – 225K (-43.8%)
Nintendo Wii – 175K (-39.7%)

Software

01. Mass Effect 3 (360, PS3, PC)** Electronic Arts – 1.18 Million excluding PC, 4:1 Xbox:PS3, over double ME2’s opening
02. Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City (360, PS3)** Capcom USA – 582K
03. MLB 12: The Show (PS3, PSV) Sony (Corp)
04. NBA 2K12 (360, PS3, Wii, PSP, PC, PS2) Take 2 Interactive
05. SSX 2012 (360, PS3) Electronic Arts
06. Street Fighter X Tekken (PS3, 360)** Capcom USA
07. Mario Party 9 (Wii) Nintendo – 230K
08. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 (360, PS3, Wii, PC)** Activision Blizzard
09. Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja (360, PS3) Namco Bandai Games
10. Major League Baseball 2K12 (360, PS3, Wii, NDS, PSP, PC, PS2) Take 2 Interactive

**(includes CE, GOTY editions, bundles, etc. but not those bundled with hardware)

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Top PS3 and Vita Digital Sellers, March 2012

Top 20 PSN and PS3 Full Games

1) Journey
2) inFAMOUS Festival of Blood
3) Resident Evil 4
4) MotorStorm RC
5) Killzone3 Multiplayer
6) Mass Effect 3
7) Gotham City Impostors
8) Grand Theft Auto IV
9) Mass Effect 2
10) The Simpsons Arcade Game
11) Rayman 3 HD
12) NBA JAM: On Fire Edition
13) Warriors Orochi 3
14) The House of the Dead III
15) Limbo
16) Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare
17) Real Steel
18) Mortal Kombat Arcade Kollection
19) Star Wars: The Force Unleashed II
20) Sonic CD

Top 10 PS Vita Digital Games

1) Escape Plan
2) Unit 13
3) Tales From Space: Mutant Blobs Attack
4) Super Stardust Delta
5) Plants vs. Zombies
6) MLB 12 The Show
7) Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3
8) Ninja Gaiden Sigma Plus
9) Rayman Origins
10) Hustle Kings

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