USA Preorders Chart, 21 December 2013 - 8th Gen Dominates

by William D'Angelo, posted on 01 January 2014 / 7,881 Views

Overview

There are no games in the top 40 to be in its final week.

One game has 200,000 or more pre-orders, the same as last week, and the top 11 has 100,000 or more pre-orders, up from nine last week. No games added 20,000 or more pre-orders, the same as last week and 10 added 10,000 or more, up from eight last week.

Games in Final Week Before Launch

There are no games in the top 40 to be in its final week.

Major Performers in the U.S. – Week Ending December 28

Hardware and software sales are expected to remain flat or increase slightly as we enter Christmas week.

Other Hot Games – In Order of Release

 Titanfall - Xbox One, Xbox 360, PC

Titanfall (XOne) added 18,708 pre-orders, down from 19,688 last week, for a total of 160,830. The PC version added 3,398 pre-orders, down from 4,885 last week, for a total of 48,098. The Xbox 360 version added 6,545 pre-orders, up from 4,894 last week, for a total of 43,288. The game is 12 weeks away from launch in the USA, March 11, 2014.

 inFamous Second Son - PlayStation 4

inFAMOUS: Second Son (PS4) added 14,666 pre-orders, down from 14,872 last week, for a total of 145,655. The game is 13 weeks away from launch in the USA, March 21, 2014.

Notable mentions:  Watch Dogs (PS4) added 10,403 pre-orders for a total of 213,747. Destiny (PS4) added 17,338 pre-orders for a total of 193,056. Destiny (XOne) 15,841 pre-orders for a total of 155,397. Watch Dogs (XOne) added 7,707 pre-orders for a total of 135,815.

Requests: The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt (PS4) added 1,632 pre-orders for a total of 8,292. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt (XOne) added 736 pre-orders for a total of 2,533. Super Smash Bros. 3D (3DS) added 1,382 pre-orders for a total of 12,387. Super Smash Bros. U (WiiU) added 525 pre-orders for a total of 4,737.

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
Watch Dogs Cheats, Codes, Hints and Tips - PS4
Watch Dogs (PS4)
Ubisoft, Action
N/A 10,403 213,747
2
Destiny Cheats, Codes, Hints and Tips - PS4
Destiny (PS4)
Activision, Action
N/A 17,338 193,056
3
Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster Cheats, Codes, Hints and Tips - PS3
Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster (PS3)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
13 16,507 174,117
4
Titanfall Cheats, Codes, Hints and Tips - XOne
Titanfall (XOne)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
12 18,708 160,830
5
Destiny Cheats, Codes, Hints and Tips - XOne
Destiny (XOne)
Activision, Action
N/A 15,841 155,397
6
inFAMOUS: Second Son Cheats, Codes, Hints and Tips - PS4
inFAMOUS: Second Son (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Action
13 14,666 145,655
7
Watch Dogs Cheats, Codes, Hints and Tips - XOne
Watch Dogs (XOne)
Ubisoft, Action
N/A 7,707 135,815
8
Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII Cheats, Codes, Hints and Tips - PS3
Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII (PS3)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
8 11,322 128,387
9
Dark Souls II Cheats, Codes, Hints and Tips - PS3
Dark Souls II (PS3)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
12 14,036 113,547
10
South Park: The Stick of Truth Cheats, Codes, Hints and Tips - X360
South Park: The Stick of Truth (X360)
Ubisoft, Role-Playing
11 6,481 107,171
11
Tales of Symphonia Chronicles Cheats, Codes, Hints and Tips - PS3
Tales of Symphonia Chronicles (PS3)
Namco Bandai Games, Role-Playing
10 6,495 101,763
12
South Park: The Stick of Truth Cheats, Codes, Hints and Tips - PS3
South Park: The Stick of Truth (PS3)
Ubisoft, Role-Playing
11 6,913 94,524
13
Watch Dogs Cheats, Codes, Hints and Tips - X360
Watch Dogs (X360)
Ubisoft, Action
N/A 5,397 89,147
14
The Order Cheats, Codes, Hints and Tips - PS4
The Order (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Shooter
N/A 8,694 86,329
15
Watch Dogs Cheats, Codes, Hints and Tips - PS3
Watch Dogs (PS3)
Ubisoft, Action
N/A 5,834 82,691
16
Destiny Cheats, Codes, Hints and Tips - X360
Destiny (X360)
Activision, Action
N/A 5,018 82,115
17
Kinect Sports Rivals Cheats, Codes, Hints and Tips - XOne
Kinect Sports Rivals (XOne)
Microsoft Game Studios, Sports
N/A 8,733 81,618
18
Dark Souls II Cheats, Codes, Hints and Tips - X360
Dark Souls II (X360)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
12 9,997 73,467
19
The Elder Scrolls Online Cheats, Codes, Hints and Tips - PC
The Elder Scrolls Online (PC)
Bethesda Softworks, Action
15 5,375 67,024
20
Driveclub Cheats, Codes, Hints and Tips - PS4
Driveclub (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Racing
15 4,231 61,965
21
Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze Cheats, Codes, Hints and Tips - WiiU
Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze (WiiU)
Nintendo, Platform
9 9,510 60,095
22
Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII Cheats, Codes, Hints and Tips - X360
Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII (X360)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
8 6,370 58,917
23
Bravely Default: Flying Fairy Cheats, Codes, Hints and Tips - 3DS
Bravely Default: Flying Fairy (3DS)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
7 18,000 53,575
24
Titanfall Cheats, Codes, Hints and Tips - PC
Titanfall (PC)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
12 3,398 51,496
25
The Sims 4 Cheats, Codes, Hints and Tips - PC
The Sims 4 (PC)
Electronic Arts, Action
N/A 8,996 48,490
26
Dying Light Cheats, Codes, Hints and Tips - PS4
Dying Light (PS4)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
N/A 7,258 48,193
27
Hometown Story Cheats, Codes, Hints and Tips - 3DS
Hometown Story (3DS)
Unknown, Action
N/A 4,757 43,333
28
Titanfall Cheats, Codes, Hints and Tips - X360
Titanfall (X360)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
12 6,545 43,288
29
Watch Dogs Cheats, Codes, Hints and Tips - PC
Watch Dogs (PC)
Ubisoft, Action
N/A 2,559 40,912
30
Halo 5 Cheats, Codes, Hints and Tips - XOne
Halo 5 (XOne)
Microsoft Game Studios, Shooter
N/A 5,457 38,827
31
Zumba Fitness: World Party Cheats, Codes, Hints and Tips - X360
Zumba Fitness: World Party (X360)
, Misc
2 18,774 37,100
32
Prey 2 Cheats, Codes, Hints and Tips - X360
Prey 2 (X360)
Bethesda Softworks, Shooter
N/A 363 36,781
33
Destiny Cheats, Codes, Hints and Tips - PS3
Destiny (PS3)
Activision, Action
N/A 3,377 35,672
34
The Crew Cheats, Codes, Hints and Tips - PS4
The Crew (PS4)
Ubisoft, Racing
N/A 1,207 35,538
35
Thief (2014) Cheats, Codes, Hints and Tips - PS4
Thief (2014) (PS4)
Square Enix, Action
10 4,557 34,219
36
Kingdom Hearts III Cheats, Codes, Hints and Tips - PS4
Kingdom Hearts III (PS4)
Disney Interactive Studios, Role-Playing
N/A 3,132 33,381
37
Thief (2014) Cheats, Codes, Hints and Tips - XOne
Thief (2014) (XOne)
Square Enix, Action
10 4,890 32,370
38
Yoshi's New Island Cheats, Codes, Hints and Tips - 3DS
Yoshi's New Island (3DS)
Nintendo, Action
N/A 4,939 31,525
39
Adventure Time: Explore the Dungeon Because I Don't Know! Cheats, Codes, Hints and Tips - WiiU
Adventure Time: Explore the Dungeon Because I Don't Know! (WiiU)
D3Publisher, Action
2 7,606 29,465
40
Dying Light Cheats, Codes, Hints and Tips - XOne
Dying Light (XOne)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
N/A 4,018 28,816

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A life-long and avid gamer, William D'Angelo was first introduced to VGChartz in 2007. After years of supporting the site, he was brought on in 2010 as a junior analyst, working his way up to lead analyst in 2012. He has expanded his involvement in the gaming community by producing content on his own YouTube channel dedicated to gaming Let's Plays and tutorials. Outside, in the real world, he has a passion for the outdoors which includes everything from hiking to having received his B.A. in Environmental Studies. You can contact the author at wdangelo@vgchartz.com.


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10 Comments

Wlfelp (on 01 January 2014)

Request: Uncharted (ps4)


gintama (on 01 January 2014)

request: The Division Ps4 and Xbox1 .


ryuzaki57 (on 01 January 2014)

request : FFX/X-2 HD for Vita


Michael-5 (on 01 January 2014)

Request: Mario Kart 8 & Bayonetta 2 (WiiU)


whatever (on 01 January 2014)

Destiny has a release date.


Kowan (on 03 January 2014)

Request: Final Fantasy X/X-2 (Vita)


novasonic (on 02 January 2014)

Bravely Default is gonna be huge if it can keep climbing like that.


kivi95 (on 02 January 2014)

Rpgs tend to get overtracked on the pre-order chart.


  • 0
shikamaru317 (on 01 January 2014)

Requests: Quantum Break or Sunset Overdrive (Xbox One)


zumnupy10 (on 01 January 2014)

Destiny is going to be huge.


VXIII (on 01 January 2014)

Dark Souls II numbers are too good to be true.