USA Preorders Chart, 28 September 2013 - NBA 2K14, Wind Waker HD

by William D'Angelo, posted on 05 October 2013 / 12,259 Views

Overview

There are two games in the top 40 to be in their final week: NBA 2K14 for the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3, and The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD (WiiU).

Eight games have 200,000 or more pre-orders, the same as last week, and the top 20 has 100,000 or more pre-orders, down from 21 last week. One game added 20,000 or more pre-orders, the same as last week and three added 10,000 or more, down from four last week.

Games in Final Week Before Launch

NBA 2K14 (X360) added 12,505 pre-orders for a final total of 116,449. Expect first week sales in the USA at retail to be in the 325,000 to 375,000 unit range. Expect the game to sell between 1.6 million and 2.0 million units.

  • NBA 2K13 (X360,  2012) – 372,739 week one USA, 2,164,087 to date

FIFA Soccer 13 (PS3) added 8,040 pre-orders for a final total of 79,295. Expect first week sales in the USA at retail to be in the 250,000 to 300,000 unit range. Expect the game to sell between 1.2 million and 1.4 million units.

  • NBA 2K14 (PS3,  2012) – 281,978 week one USA, 1,424,116 to date

Major Performers in the U.S. – Week Ending October 5

Grand Theft Auto V (X360) sales are expected to drop to around 400,000 units in its third week on sale. The PlayStation 3 version is expected to drop to around 300,000 units.

FIFA Soccer 14 (X360) sales are expected to drop to around 70,000 units in its second week on sale. The PlayStation 3 version is expected to drop to around 65,000 units.

Hardware and software sales are expected to drop again for the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3, however by a much smaller percent. Hardware and software sales for the other platforms are expected to remain relatively flat.

Other Hot Games – In Order of Release

Battlefield 4 (X360) added 8,919 pre-orders, up from 6,923 last week, for a total of 320,654. The game is 326,000 pre-orders behind of Battlefield 3 (X360). This is up from 272,000 pre-orders behind the previous week. The Xbox 360 version of the game is five 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 much closer to Battlefield 3. At eight weeks before release it is 42,000 pre-orders behind.

Battlefield 4 (PS3) added 5,661 pre-orders, up from 4,643 last week, for a total of 176,136. The game is 143,000 pre-orders behind of Battlefield 3 (PS3). This is up from 126,000 pre-orders behind the previous week. The PlayStation 3 version of the game is five 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 seven weeks before release it is 146,000 pre-orders ahead.

Call of Duty: Ghosts (X360) added 15,593 pre-orders, up from 12,830 last week, for a total of 510,627. The game is 672,000 pre-orders behind Black Ops II (X360). This is up from 609,000 pre-orders behind of Call of Duty: Black Ops II (X360) the previous week. The Xbox 360 version is six 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 closer to Call of Duty: Black Ops II. At eight weeks before release it is 293,802,000 pre-orders behind.

Call of Duty: Ghosts (PS3) added 8,680 pre-orders, up from 8,096 last week, for a total of 260,637. The game is 383,000 pre-orders behind Black Ops II (PS3). This is up from 348,000 pre-orders behind Call of Duty: Black Ops II (PS3) the previous week. The PlayStation 3 is six 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 seven weeks before release it is 83,000 pre-orders behind.

Notable mentions: Pokémon X/Y (3DS) added 42,109 pre-orders for a total of 347,358. Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag (X360) added 6,475 pre-orders for a total of 156,542. Beyond: Two Souls (PS3) added 4,763 pre-orders for a total of 121,698.

Requests: Disgaea D2: A Brighter Darkness (PS3) added 1,774 pre-orders for a total of 22,819. Titanfall (XOne) added 1,246 pre-orders for a total of 35,761. Titanfall (X360) added 370 pre-orders for a total of 7,770. Tearaway (PSV) added 298 pre-orders for a total of 10,662.

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
Call of Duty: Ghosts (X360)
Activision, Shooter
6 15,593 510,627
2
Pokémon X/Y (3DS)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
2 42,109 347,358
3
Battlefield 4 (X360)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
5 8,919 320,654
4
Call of Duty: Ghosts (PS4)
Activision, Shooter
7 5,211 264,722
5
Call of Duty: Ghosts (PS3)
Activision, Shooter
6 8,680 260,637
6
Call of Duty: Ghosts (XOne)
Activision, Shooter
8 5,116 259,520
7
Battlefield 4 (PS4)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
7 2,218 257,459
8
Killzone: Shadow Fall (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Action
7 1,909 232,064
9
Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag (PS4)
Ubisoft, Action
7 3,743 177,086
10
Battlefield 4 (PS3)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
5 5,661 176,136
11
Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag (X360)
Ubisoft, Action
5 6,475 156,542
12
Battlefield 4 (XOne)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
8 2,389 136,846
13
Watch Dogs (PS4)
Ubisoft, Action
8 3,126 133,842
14
Beyond: Two Souls (PS3)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Adventure
2 4,763 121,698
15
NBA 2K14 (X360)
Take-Two Interactive, Sports
1 12,505 116,449
16
Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag (XOne)
Ubisoft, Action
8 2,484 116,066
17
Batman: Arkham Origins (PS3)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
4 7,344 112,311
18
Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag (PS3)
Ubisoft, Action
5 5,244 111,994
19
LEGO Marvel Super Heroes (X360)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
3 4,124 111,179
20
Batman: Arkham Origins (X360)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
4 6,638 109,808
21
LEGO Marvel Super Heroes (PS3)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
3 3,495 86,748
22
Watch Dogs (XOne)
Ubisoft, Action
8 1,946 80,627
23
NBA 2K14 (PS3)
Take-Two Interactive, Sports
1 8,040 79,295
24
The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD (WiiU)
Nintendo, Action
1 7,511 78,079
25
Final Fantasy X HD (PS3)
Unknown, Role-Playing
N/A 3,055 73,459
26
Forza Motorsport 5 (XOne)
Microsoft Game Studios, Racing
8 2,703 73,082
27
Madden NFL 25 (PS4)
Electronic Arts, Sports
7 1,350 71,408
28
Dead Rising 3 (XOne)
Capcom, Action
8 1,616 71,076
29
Ryse: Son of Rome (XOne)
Microsoft Game Studios, Action
8 1,774 67,564
30
Skylanders Swap Force (Wii)
Activision, Platform
3 5,796 62,473
31
Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII (PS3)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
20 1,820 54,802
32
The Last Guardian (PS3)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Action
N/A 71 53,385
33
South Park: The Stick of Truth (X360)
Ubisoft, Role-Playing
11 1,928 50,623
34
NBA 2K14 (PS4)
Take-Two Interactive, Sports
7 1,371 48,918
35
Madden NFL 25 (XOne)
Electronic Arts, Sports
8 1,034 48,523
36
Watch Dogs (X360)
Ubisoft, Action
8 2,633 48,511
37
Destiny (PS4)
Activision, Action
N/A 744 48,486
38
Battlefield 4 (PC)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
5 4,054 47,862
39
Knack (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Action
7 1,214 46,482
40
Gran Turismo 6 (PS3)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Racing
10 2,771 46,303

Contact VGChartz at wdangelo@vgchartz.com


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5 Comments

Squall_Leonhart (on 05 October 2013)

I would love to see how inFamous: Second Son is doing at the moment!!


ryuzaki57 (on 06 October 2013)

Request : Super Mario 3D World and Zelda 3DS


Michael-5 (on 05 October 2013)

Request: Bravery Default (3DS), Ace Attorney 5 (3DS). I didn't even know these games were releasing this fall.


JWeinCom (on 05 October 2013)

I can tell you right now that Ace Attorney 5 has 0 preorders. AA5 is only going to be a digital release.


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Michael-5 (on 07 October 2013)

Oh? That explains the $30 price point. Thanks.


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GdaTyler (on 06 October 2013)

Good to see Tearaway will at least start with about 10000 in retail.


DamnTastic (on 05 October 2013)

request: comparison of heavy rain and beyond: two souls pre-orders :)


4k1x3r (on 05 October 2013)

Heavy Rain had less than 30k, something between 20/30k.


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