USA Preorders Chart, 7 September 2013 - Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 ReMIX, NHL 14

by William D'Angelo, posted on 16 September 2013 / 9,627 Views

Overview

There are two games in the top 40 to be in their final week: Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 ReMIX (PS3) and NHL 14 (X360).

10 games have 200,000 or more pre-orders, the same as last week, and the top 19 has 100,000 or more pre-orders, up from 18 last week. Two games added 20,000 or more pre-orders, the same as last week and five added 10,000 or more, up from four last week.

Games in Final Week Before Launch

Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 ReMIX (PS3) added 7,068 pre-orders for a grand total of 162,441. Expect first week sales in the USA at retail to be in the 200,000 to 250,000 unit range. Expect the game to sell between 500,000 units and 700,000 units lifetime in the US.

NHL 14 (X360) added 5,059 pre-orders for a final total of 46,533. Expect first week sales in the USA at retail to be in the 60,000 to 80,000 unit range. Expect the game to sell between 250,000 units and 350,000 units lifetime in the US.

Major Performers in the U.S. – Week Ending September 14

Diablo III (X360) sales are expected to drop to around 30,000 units in its second week on sale. The PlayStation 3 version sales are expected to drop to around 25,000 units.

Total War: Rome II (PC) sales are expected to drop to around 14,000 units in its second week on sale.

Rayman Legends (WiiU) sales are expected to drop to around 7,000 units in its second week on sale. The Xbox 360 version is expected to drop to around 6,000 units. The PlayStation 3 version is expected to drop to around 4,000 units.

Hardware and software sales are expected to remain relatively flat week-on-week.

Other Hot Games – In Order of Release


Grand Theft Auto V Pre-orders

Grand Theft Auto V (X360) added 154,356 pre-orders, up from 104,103 last week, for a total of 1,735,502. As a comparison to the game with the biggest opening in gaming history, Call of Duty: Black Ops II, GTAV is tracking 61,514 pre-orders behind at the same number of weeks before release.

Grand Theft Auto V (PS3) added 117,244 pre-orders, up from 74,758 last week, for a total of 1,154,841. As a comparison to the game with the biggest PlayStation 3 opening in gaming history, Call of Duty: Black Ops II, GTAV is tracking 138,511 pre-orders ahead at the same number of weeks before release. The game is two weeks away from launch in the USA, September 17, 2013.

Battlefield 4 Pre-orders vs Battlefield 3 Pre-orders

Battlefield 4 (X360) added 6,211 pre-orders, up from 4,348 last week, for a total of 298,178. The game is 179,000 pre-orders behind of Battlefield 3 (X360). This is up from 161,000 pre-orders behind the previous week. The Xbox 360 version of the game is eight weeks away from launch in the USA, October 29, 2013.

When you add in the Xbox One version of Battlefield 4 the two versions are slightly ahead of Battlefield 3. At 11 weeks before release it is 29,000 pre-orders ahead.

Battlefield 4 Pre-orders vs Battlefield 3 Pre-orders

Battlefield 4 (PS3) added 2,685 pre-orders, down from 2,785 last week, for a total of 159,746. The game is 94,000 pre-orders behind of Battlefield 3 (PS3). This is up from 82,000 pre-orders behind the previous week. The PlayStation 3 version of the game is eight weeks away from launch in the USA, October 29, 2013.

When you add in the PlayStation 4 version of Battlefield 4 the two versions are way ahead of Battlefield 3. At 10 weeks before release it is 157,000 pre-orders ahead.

Call of Duty Ghosts Pre-orders vs Call of Duty Black Ops II Pre-orders

Call of Duty: Ghosts (X360) added 12,015 pre-orders, up from 11,979 last week, for a total of 471,731. The game is 514,000 pre-orders behind Black Ops II (X360). This is up from 488,000 pre-orders behind of Call of Duty: Black Ops II (X360) the previous week. The Xbox 360 version is nine weeks away from launch in the USA, November 5, 2013.

When you add in the Xbox One version of Call of Duty: Ghosts the two versions are a lot closer to Call of Duty: Black Ops II. At 11 weeks before release it is 181,000 pre-orders behind.

Call of Duty Ghosts Pre-orders vs Call of Duty Black Ops II Pre-orders

Call of Duty: Ghosts (PS3) added 5,999 pre-orders, down from 7,048 last week, for a total of 242,246. The game is 313,000 pre-orders behind Black Ops II (PS3). This is up from 301,000 pre-orders behind Call of Duty: Black Ops II (PS3) the previous week. The PlayStation 3 is nine weeks away from launch in the USA, November 5, 2013.

When you add in the PlayStation 4 version of Call of Duty: Ghosts the two versions are slightly behind Call of Duty: Black Ops II. At 10 weeks before release it is 51,000 pre-orders behind.

Notable mentions: Pokémon X/Y (3DS) added 18,573 pre-orders for a total of 254,600. Batman: Arkham Origins (PS3) added 5,404 pre-orders for a total of 93,613. Batman: Arkham Origins (X360) added 4,580 pre-orders for a total of 92,448.

Requests: Destiny (X360) added 408 pre-orders for a total of 41,149. Destiny (XOne) added 900 pre-orders for a total of 37,477. Destiny (PS3) added 68 pre-orders for a total of 15,256. The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds (3DS) added 2,113 pre-orders for a total of 23,123.

If your favorite game isn't in the top 40, leave a comment requesting which game you want to see and the most requested games will be added in next week's article!

The Top 40 can be seen below or click here to go to the USA pre-orders page.

Pos Game Weeks to Launch Weekly Change Total
1
Grand Theft Auto V Wiki | Gamewise
Grand Theft Auto V (X360)
Take-Two Interactive, Action
2 154,356 1,735,502
2
Grand Theft Auto V Wiki | Gamewise
Grand Theft Auto V (PS3)
Take-Two Interactive, Action
2 117,244 1,154,841
3
Call of Duty: Ghosts Wiki | Gamewise
Call of Duty: Ghosts (X360)
Activision, Shooter
9 12,015 471,731
4
Battlefield 4 Wiki | Gamewise
Battlefield 4 (X360)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
8 6,211 298,178
5
Pokémon X/Y Wiki | Gamewise
Pokémon X/Y (3DS)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
5 18,573 254,600
6
Battlefield 4 Wiki | Gamewise
Battlefield 4 (PS4)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
10 1,873 251,166
7
Call of Duty: Ghosts Wiki | Gamewise
Call of Duty: Ghosts (PS4)
Activision, Shooter
10 4,829 249,624
8
Call of Duty: Ghosts Wiki | Gamewise
Call of Duty: Ghosts (XOne)
Activision, Shooter
11 6,465 242,246
9
Call of Duty: Ghosts Wiki | Gamewise
Call of Duty: Ghosts (PS3)
Activision, Shooter
9 5,999 237,136
10
Killzone: Shadow Fall Wiki | Gamewise
Killzone: Shadow Fall (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Action
10 2,303 226,257
11
Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag Wiki | Gamewise
Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag (PS4)
Ubisoft, Action
10 3,079 166,396
12
Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 ReMIX Wiki | Gamewise
Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 ReMIX (PS3)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
1 7,068 162,441
13
Battlefield 4 Wiki | Gamewise
Battlefield 4 (PS3)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
8 2,685 162,431
14
Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag Wiki | Gamewise
Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag (X360)
Ubisoft, Action
8 5,123 138,094
15
Battlefield 4 Wiki | Gamewise
Battlefield 4 (XOne)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
11 1,935 129,654
16
Watch Dogs Wiki | Gamewise
Watch Dogs (PS4)
Ubisoft, Action
11 3,334 124,302
17
Beyond: Two Souls Wiki | Gamewise
Beyond: Two Souls (PS3)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Adventure
5 2,125 110,642
18
Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag Wiki | Gamewise
Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag (XOne)
Ubisoft, Action
11 1,899 108,778
19
LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Wiki | Gamewise
LEGO Marvel Super Heroes (X360)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
6 2,846 100,317
20
Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag Wiki | Gamewise
Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag (PS3)
Ubisoft, Action
8 3,420 99,123
21
Batman: Arkham Origins Wiki | Gamewise
Batman: Arkham Origins (PS3)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
7 5,404 93,613
22
NBA 2K14 Wiki | Gamewise
NBA 2K14 (X360)
Take-Two Interactive, Sports
4 3,908 92,746
23
Batman: Arkham Origins Wiki | Gamewise
Batman: Arkham Origins (X360)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
7 4,580 92,448
24
LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Wiki | Gamewise
LEGO Marvel Super Heroes (PS3)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
6 2,631 77,494
25
FIFA Soccer 14 Wiki | Gamewise
FIFA Soccer 14 (X360)
Electronic Arts, Sports
3 6,588 74,476
26
Watch Dogs Wiki | Gamewise
Watch Dogs (XOne)
Ubisoft, Action
11 2,438 73,715
27
Madden NFL 25 Wiki | Gamewise
Madden NFL 25 (PS4)
Electronic Arts, Sports
10 1,184 67,666
28
Final Fantasy X HD Wiki | Gamewise
Final Fantasy X HD (PS3)
Unknown, Role-Playing
N/A 921 66,790
29
Dead Rising 3 Wiki | Gamewise
Dead Rising 3 (XOne)
Capcom, Action
11 2,084 65,577
30
Forza Motorsport 5 Wiki | Gamewise
Forza Motorsport 5 (XOne)
Microsoft Game Studios, Racing
11 3,600 64,069
31
NBA 2K14 Wiki | Gamewise
NBA 2K14 (PS3)
Take-Two Interactive, Sports
4 2,865 62,848
32
Ryse: Son of Rome Wiki | Gamewise
Ryse: Son of Rome (XOne)
Microsoft Game Studios, Action
11 1,799 61,740
33
The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD Wiki | Gamewise
The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD (WiiU)
Nintendo, Action
4 13,638 58,058
34
The Last Guardian Wiki | Gamewise
The Last Guardian (PS3)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Action
N/A 66 53,221
35
Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII Wiki | Gamewise
Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII (PS3)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
23 1,294 50,180
36
FIFA Soccer 14 Wiki | Gamewise
FIFA Soccer 14 (PS3)
Electronic Arts, Sports
3 4,579 49,615
37
Skylanders Swap Force Wiki | Gamewise
Skylanders Swap Force (Wii)
Activision, Platform
6 3,869 49,011
38
South Park: The Stick of Truth Wiki | Gamewise
South Park: The Stick of Truth (X360)
Ubisoft, Role-Playing
17 455 47,748
39
NHL 14 Wiki | Gamewise
NHL 14 (X360)
Electronic Arts, Sports
1 5,059 46,533
40
Destiny Wiki | Gamewise
Destiny (PS4)
Activision, Action
N/A 1,044 46,162

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9 Comments

small44 (on 17 September 2013)

Request: Terraway and Batman Arkham Origins Blackgate(Vita and 3DS)


Michael-5 (on 18 September 2013)

Batman: Arkham Origins for WiiU would also be nice.


  • -1
erazor (on 17 September 2013)

request Heavy Rain vs Beyond two souls


Arfen (on 18 September 2013)

Request: The Wonderful 101 (WiiU)


areason (on 17 September 2013)

request: super mario 3d world


ryuzaki57 (on 17 September 2013)

Dat BF4 numbers on PS3/4!


think-man (on 17 September 2013)

I expect over 1 million LTD from Kingdom hearts HD WW


Salnax (on 17 September 2013)

I hope you're right. The original Kingdom Hearts was a great game.


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Michael-5 (on 16 September 2013)

Request: Super Mario 3D Worlds & DKC: Tropical Freeze (WiiU)


iceboy151 (on 16 September 2013)

Request Titanfall (X1), NFS:Rivals (X1,PS4), and The Division (X1,PS4).


Michael-5 (on 16 September 2013)

lol Destiny for PS3 is the only one with free online, and it has the least pre-orders....