Xbox One | 360 | XBLA  PS4 | PS3 | PSN  Wii U | VC    3DS  PS Vita  iOS    PC    Retro    


  » news
  » reviews
  » previews
  » cheat codes
  » release dates
  » screenshots
  » videos

  » specials
  » interviews

  » facebook
  » twitter
  » contests

  » games list
  » franchises
  » companies
  » genres
  » staff
 

Which Console Did You Buy/Receive Over The Holidays?

Xbox One X
Nintendo Switch
PlayStation 4


Game Profile
 Written by John Scalzo  on May 13, 2010

News: And a viking funeral for the PS2.



The NPD Group has released their report on the bestselling games and consoles in April and Sam Fisher was not only the most wanted fugitive, but the most sought after new game. Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Conviction took the top spot, with Pokemon SoulSilver on the DS holding on to the second slot for a second straight month. New Super Mario Bros. Wii, Pokemon HeartGold and God of War III rounded out the top five. This month saw only one other debut in the top ten and that was the PS3 version of Super Street Fighter IV at #10.

The list of bestselling consoles remained unchanged. DS at the top, PSP at the bottom. But the NPD Group did announce that they will no longer be tracking monthly sales figures for the PS2. The most successful console ever has lived an epic life, and aside from a few sports games and ports planned for release later in the year, it was more or less dead. RIP dear friend, you defined an entire generation of games like no platform has before.



Here's the full list of the ten bestselling games in the month and the console sales numbers:

Bestselling Games of January 2010
1. Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Conviction (Xbox 360) - 486,000
2. Pokemon SoulSilver (DS) - 243,000
3. New Super Mario Bros. Wii (Wii) - 200,000
4. Pokemon HeartGold (DS) - 193,00
5. God of War III (PS3) - 180,000
6. Wii Sports Resort (Wii)
7. Battlefield: Bad Company 2 (Xbox 360)
8. Wii Fit Plus (Wii)
9. Just Dance (Wii)
10. Super Street Fighter IV (PS3)

Console Sales Numbers
1. Nintendo DS - 441,000
2. Wii - 277,000
3. Xbox 360 - 185,000
4. PlayStation 3 - 181,000
5. PSP - 66,000



User Comments

Fe Has Now Arrived as the First Game to Launch in the EA Originals Program


Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality on PlayStation VR Receives Limited Collector’s Edition


Bayonetta is Now Available on Nintendo Switch


Nintendo Labo New Features Revealed by Nintendo


Secret of Mana Remake Now Available on PS4 and PS Vita


The Evil Within 2 Now Has a First Person Mode to Scare You Even More


THQ Nordic Acquires Deep Silver Bringing Home Saints Row, Metro, Homefront and More


deBlob is Heading to the Nintendo Switch in 2018


GTA Online Valentine’s Day Events and Sales Revealed by Rockstar


Black Panther DLC Pack Released for Lego Marvel Super Heroes 2






Home    •    About Us    •    Contact Us    •    Advertise    •    Jobs    •    Privacy Policy    •    Site Map
Copyright ©1999-2012 Matt Swider. All rights reserved. Site Programming copyright © 2004 Bill Nelepovitz - NeositeCMS