Weekly Sales Analysis, 5 October - NBA 2K14, F1 2013

by William D'Angelo, posted on 13 October 2013 / 10,843 Views

Overview

Overall hardware sales decreased by seven percent week-on-week. Week-on-week sales is up for the Wii and Wii U. Overall year-on-year sales are down 20 percent.  The 3DS is the only platform up year-over-year. The DS has the biggest drop year-on-year by percent, at 79 percent

Three games debuted in the top 30 this week, down from six last week. NBA 2K14 (X360) debuted at number five with sales of 397,393 units. The PlayStation 3 version debuted at number six with sales of 307,113 units.  The game launched in North America and Europe.

Software milestones this week in the top 30: Grand Theft Auto V (X360) passed the 11 million mark; Grand Theft Auto V (PS3) passed the 11 million mark; FIFA Soccer 14 (PS3) passed the two million mark; and FIFA Soccer 14 (X360) passed the two million mark.

Worldwide Hardware

 Hardware

Hardware home console sales week-on-week is up for the Wii and Wii U, and down for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. PlayStation 3 sales are down 53,306 (-26%) to 151,963 units sold. Xbox 360 sales are down 17,299 (-14%) to 105,483 units sold. The Wii U sold 83,504 units, an increase of 40,379 (94%). The Wii sold 21,480 units, an increase of 2,434 (13%).

Handheld sales week-on-week is down across the board. The 3DS sold 204,533 units, which is down 14,183 (-6%) week-on-week. The PSP is down 1,443 (-5%) to 30,195 units sold. The PlayStation Vita sold 23,787 units which is down 6,131 (-20%) compared to last week. The DS is down 522 (-8%) to 6,422 units sold. Total week on week sales are down 50,071 units (-7%) to 627,367 units sold.

The 3DS is up year-on-year. The PlayStation 3 is down 94,171 (-38%), the Wii is down 19,869 (-48%), and the Xbox 360 is down 52,376 (-14%). The PSP is down 36,803 (-55%), the DS is down 23,645 (-79%), the Vita is down 20,783 (-47%) and the 3DS is up 9,969 (5%). Year on year sales are down 154,174 units (-47%).

Hardware Home Consoles

Home console hardware sales have increased for the Wii U for three weeks and the Wii for one week. However, sales have decreased for the PlayStation and Xbox 360 for two weeks. PlayStation 3 has led for 39 straight weeks. The Wii U has outsold the Wii for 13 straight weeks.

The PlayStation 3 has a 54 percent market share for the seventh generation; the Xbox 360 has a 38 percent market share; and the Wii has an eight percent market share. Compared with ten weeks ago the PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and Wii U are up, while the Wii is down.

Hardware Handhelds

Handheld hardware sales have decreased for the PSP and Vita for one week, the DS for two weeks and the 3DS for three weeks. The PSP has outsold the Vita for 14 straight weeks. The gap between the 3DS and Vita has decreased this week to 181,000 units, from 189,000 units last week.

The PSP has an 82 percent market share this week for the seventh generation handhelds, while the DS has an 18 percent market share. The 3DS has a 90 percent market share for the eighth generation of handhelds, while the Vita has a 10 percent market share. Compared with ten weeks the 3DS is up, while the PSP, DS, and Vita are down.

Worldwide Software

Three games debuted in the top 30 this week, down from six last week. NBA 2K14 (X360) debuted at number five with sales of 397,393 units. The PlayStation 3 version debuted at number six with sales of 307,113 units.  The game launched in North America and Europe.

F1 2013 (PS3) debuted at number 10 with sales of 61,551. The Xbox 360 version debuted at number 11 with sales of 42,032. The game launched in Europe.

Just Dance 2014 (Wii) debuted at number 27 with sales of 16,063. The game launched in Europe.

Here are the other games in the top 10 that are not debuts: Grand Theft Auto V (PS3) is at number one with sales of 1.08 million units. Grand Theft Auto V (X360) is at number two with sales of 951,537 units. FIFA Soccer 14 (PS3) is at number three with sales of 573,085. FIFA Soccer 14 (X360) is at number four with sales of 437,584.

The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD (WiiU) is at number seven with sales of 273,702. Monster Hunter 4 (3DS) is at number eight with sales of 149,299. Minecraft (X360) is at number nine with sales of 63,852.

Software

Software home console sales week-on-week is up for the Wii and Wii U, and down for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. The PlayStation 3 sold 2.89 million games this week, a decrease of 1.75 million units (-38%). The Xbox 360 sold 32.53 million games, a decrease of 1.34 million units (-33%).  Wii software sales are up 19,117 units (6%) to 348,963 games sold. The Wii U sold 402,903 games, an increase of248,853 (162%).

Handheld software sales week-on-week is up for the DS, and down for the PSP, Vita, and 3DS. The 3DS sold 463,034 games, which is down 68,874 units (-13%). The DS sold 207,737 games, an increase of 6,551 units (3%) week-on-week. The PSP sold 102,148 games, a decrease of 15,703 (-13%). PlayStation Vita game sales are down 106,705 units (-56%) to 84,940 games sold. Total combined software is down 2.90 million units (-29%) week-on-week to 7.03 million.

Year-on-year software totals is only up for the 3DS. The PlayStation 3 is down 951,417 units (-25%), the Wii is down 225,823 units (-39%) and the Xbox 360 is down 353,047 units (-12%). The DS is down 100,569 units (-34%), the PSP is down 157,607 units (-61%), the 3DS is up 84,698 units (2%), and the Vita is down 53,954 units (-39%). Total combined software is down 1.35 million units (-16%) games sold year-on-year.

Software Home Consoles

Home console software sales have increased for the Wii U for three weeks and the Wii for two weeks. PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 software sales have decreased for two weeks.

The PlayStation 3 has a 50 percent market share, the Xbox 360 has a 44 percent market share, and the Wii has a six percent market share. Compared to ten weeks ago the PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and Wii U are up, while the Wii is down.

Software Handhelds

DS software sales have increased for one week. PSP and Vita software sales have decreased for one week and the 3DS for two weeks. The 3DS and DS have remained above their rivals, the Vita and PSP respectively. The 3DS sold more than five times as many games as the Vita. The DS sold twice as many games as the PSP.

The DS has a 67 percent market share for the current generation handhelds and the PSP has a 33 percent market share. The 3DS has a 85 percent market share for the next generation handhelds, while the Vita has a 15 percent market share. Compared with ten weeks ago the Vita is up, and the 3DS, PSP and DS are down.

The Top 75 can be seen below or click here to view the full chart.

Pos Game Weekly Total Week #
1
Grand Theft Auto V for PS3 Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Grand Theft Auto V (PS3)
Take-Two Interactive, Action
1,080,086 11,341,107 3
2
Grand Theft Auto V for X360 Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Grand Theft Auto V (X360)
Take-Two Interactive, Action
951,537 11,288,726 3
3
FIFA Soccer 14 for PS3 Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
FIFA Soccer 14 (PS3)
Electronic Arts, Sports
573,085 2,431,524 2
4
FIFA Soccer 14 for X360 Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
FIFA Soccer 14 (X360)
Electronic Arts, Sports
437,584 2,004,600 2
5
NBA 2K14 for X360 Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
NBA 2K14 (X360)
Take-Two Interactive, Sports
397,393 397,393 1
6
NBA 2K14 for PS3 Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
NBA 2K14 (PS3)
Take-Two Interactive, Sports
307,113 307,113 1
7
The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD for WiiU Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD (WiiU)
Nintendo, Action
273,702 304,481 2
8
Monster Hunter 4 for 3DS Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Monster Hunter 4 (3DS)
Capcom, Role-Playing
149,299 2,611,108 4
9
Minecraft for X360 Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Minecraft (X360)
Microsoft Game Studios, Adventure
63,852 1,395,111 18
10
F1 2013 for PS3 Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
F1 2013 (PS3)
Codemasters, Action
61,551 61,551 1
11
F1 2013 for X360 Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
F1 2013 (X360)
Codemasters, Action
42,032 42,032 1
12
Madden NFL 25 for PS3 Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Madden NFL 25 (PS3)
Electronic Arts, Sports
40,423 821,372 6
13
Madden NFL 25 for X360 Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Madden NFL 25 (X360)
Electronic Arts, Sports
32,486 936,065 6
14
Animal Crossing: New Leaf for 3DS Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Animal Crossing: New Leaf (3DS)
Nintendo, Action
31,826 4,977,475 48
15
Nintendo Land for WiiU Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Nintendo Land (WiiU)
Nintendo, Action
27,913 2,412,891 46
16
Warriors Orochi 3 for PS3 Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Warriors Orochi 3 (PS3)
Ubisoft Annecy, Action
25,162 518,795 94
17
Etrian Odyssey Untold: The Millennium Girl for 3DS Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Etrian Odyssey Untold: The Millennium Girl (3DS)
Atlus, Role-Playing
23,092 150,137 15
18
The Last of Us for PS3 Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
The Last of Us (PS3)
Sony Computer Entertainment America, Adventure
22,688 3,308,470 17
19
Kinect Adventures! for X360 Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Kinect Adventures! (X360)
Microsoft Game Studios, Misc
22,210 20,469,762 153
20
Luigi's Mansion: Dark Moon for 3DS Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Luigi's Mansion: Dark Moon (3DS)
Nintendo, Adventure
19,094 2,585,321 29
21
Pro Evolution Soccer 2014 for PS3 Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Pro Evolution Soccer 2014 (PS3)
Konami Digital Entertainment, Action
18,696 192,496 3
22
Diablo III for PS3 Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Diablo III (PS3)
Activision, Role-Playing
17,709 301,111 5
23
New Super Mario Bros. U for WiiU Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
New Super Mario Bros. U (WiiU)
Nintendo, Action
17,645 2,124,753 46
24
Mario & Luigi: Dream Team for 3DS Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Mario & Luigi: Dream Team (3DS)
Nintendo, Action
17,055 738,828 13
25
New Super Luigi U for WiiU Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
New Super Luigi U (WiiU)
Nintendo, Platform
16,228 213,208 13
26
Disney Infinity for X360 Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Disney Infinity (X360)
Disney Interactive Studios, Action
16,194 249,552 7
27
Just Dance 2014 for Wii Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Just Dance 2014 (Wii)
Ubisoft, Misc
16,063 16,063 1
28
Mario Kart 7 for 3DS Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Mario Kart 7 (3DS)
Nintendo, Racing
15,845 8,362,043 97
29
New Super Mario Bros. 2 for 3DS Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
New Super Mario Bros. 2 (3DS)
Nintendo, Platform
15,803 6,448,503 63
30
Wii Sports for Wii Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Wii Sports (Wii)
Nintendo, Sports
15,764 81,582,466 359
31
Saints Row IV for X360 Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Saints Row IV (X360)
Deep Silver, Action
Pro N/A 7
32
Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 ReMIX for PS3 Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 ReMIX (PS3)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 30
33
Armored Core: Verdict Day for PS3 Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Armored Core: Verdict Day (PS3)
From Software, Action
Pro N/A 2
34
Diablo III for X360 Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Diablo III (X360)
Activision, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 5
35
Wii Sports Resort for Wii Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Wii Sports Resort (Wii)
Nintendo, Sports
Pro N/A 224
36
Call of Duty: Black Ops II for PS3 Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Call of Duty: Black Ops II (PS3)
Activision, Shooter
Pro N/A 47
37
The Legend of Heroes: Sen no Kiseki for PS3 Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
The Legend of Heroes: Sen no Kiseki (PS3)
Nihon Falcom Corporation, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 2
38
Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn for PS3 Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn (PS3)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 6
39
Call of Duty: Black Ops II for X360 Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Call of Duty: Black Ops II (X360)
Activision, Shooter
Pro N/A 47
40
Disney Infinity for Wii Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Disney Infinity (Wii)
Disney Interactive Studios, Action
Pro N/A 7
41
Saints Row IV for PS3 Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Saints Row IV (PS3)
Deep Silver, Action
Pro N/A 7
42
Pokemon White Version 2 for DS Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Pokemon White Version 2 (DS)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 68
43
Halo 4 for X360 Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Halo 4 (X360)
Microsoft Game Studios, Shooter
Pro N/A 48
44
The Legend of Heroes: Sen no Kiseki for PSV Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
The Legend of Heroes: Sen no Kiseki (PSV)
Nihon Falcom Corporation, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 2
45
Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Blacklist for PS3 Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Blacklist (PS3)
Ubisoft, Action
Pro N/A 7
46
Super Mario 3D Land for 3DS Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Super Mario 3D Land (3DS)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 101
47
Mario Kart Wii for Wii Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Mario Kart Wii (Wii)
Nintendo, Racing
Pro N/A 287
48
FIFA Soccer 14 for PC Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
FIFA Soccer 14 (PC)
Electronic Arts, Sports
Pro N/A 2
49
FIFA Soccer 14 for Wii Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
FIFA Soccer 14 (Wii)
Electronic Arts, Sports
Pro N/A 2
50
Final Fantasy XIV Online for PC Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Final Fantasy XIV Online (PC)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 159
51
Tomb Raider for PS3 Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Tomb Raider (PS3)
Square Enix, Action
Pro N/A 31
52
Farming Simulator 2013 for PC Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Farming Simulator 2013 (PC)
Focus Home Interactive, Action
Pro N/A 50
53
Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Blacklist for X360 Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Blacklist (X360)
Ubisoft, Action
Pro N/A 7
54
Gran Turismo 5 for PS3 Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Gran Turismo 5 (PS3)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Racing
Pro N/A 150
55
Pikmin 3 for WiiU Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Pikmin 3 (WiiU)
Nintendo, Strategy
Pro N/A 13
56
Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D for 3DS Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D (3DS)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 20
57
StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm for PC Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm (PC)
Activision, Strategy
Pro N/A 30
58
New Super Mario Bros. Wii for Wii Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
New Super Mario Bros. Wii (Wii)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 203
59
FIFA Soccer 13 for PS3 Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
FIFA Soccer 13 (PS3)
Electronic Arts, Action
Pro N/A 54
60
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim for X360 Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (X360)
Bethesda Softworks, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 100
61
Just Dance 4 for Wii Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Just Dance 4 (Wii)
Ubisoft, Misc
Pro N/A 53
62
NHL 14 for X360 Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
NHL 14 (X360)
Electronic Arts, Sports
Pro N/A 4
63
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim for PS3 Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (PS3)
Bethesda Softworks, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 100
64
Disney Infinity for PS3 Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Disney Infinity (PS3)
Disney Interactive Studios, Action
Pro N/A 7
65
Skylanders Giants for Wii Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Skylanders Giants (Wii)
Activision, Action
Pro N/A 51
66
NCAA Football 14 for X360 Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
NCAA Football 14 (X360)
Electronic Arts, Sports
Pro N/A 13
67
Total War: Rome II for PC Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Total War: Rome II (PC)
Sega, Action
Pro N/A 5
68
Assassin's Creed III for PS3 Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Assassin's Creed III (PS3)
Ubisoft, Action
Pro N/A 49
69
Far Cry 3 for PS3 Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Far Cry 3 (PS3)
Ubisoft, Shooter
Pro N/A 45
70
Tomodachi Collection: Shin Seikatsu for 3DS Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Tomodachi Collection: Shin Seikatsu (3DS)
Nintendo, Misc
Pro N/A 25
71
LEGO City Undercover for WiiU Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
LEGO City Undercover (WiiU)
Nintendo, Action
Pro N/A 29
72
LEGO City Undercover: The Chase Begins for 3DS Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
LEGO City Undercover: The Chase Begins (3DS)
Nintendo, Action
Pro N/A 24
73
Grand Theft Auto IV for PS3 Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Grand Theft Auto IV (PS3)
Take-Two Interactive, Action
Pro N/A 284
74
Musou Orochi 2: Ultimate for PSV Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Musou Orochi 2: Ultimate (PSV)
Tecmo Koei, Action
Pro N/A 2
75
Batman: Arkham City for X360 Walkthrough, FAQs and Guide on Gamewise.co
Batman: Arkham City (X360)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
Pro N/A 103

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