USA Preorders Chart, 11 January 2014 - 2014 Starts Off Slow

by William D'Angelo, posted on 21 January 2014 / 20,496 Views

Overview

There are no games in the top 30 to be in its final week.

One game has 200,000 or more pre-orders, the same as last week, and the top 13 has 100,000 or more pre-orders, up from 12 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

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

Major Performers in the U.S. – Week Ending January 18

Hardware and software sales are expected to drop across the board, however by less than the previous week.

Other Hot Games – In Order of Release

Titanfall - Xbox One, Xbox 360, PC

Titanfall (XOne) added 11,481 pre-orders, down from 11,622 last week, for a total of 199,920. The PC version added 1,143 pre-orders, down from 1,163 last week, for a total of 57,350. The Xbox 360 version added 2,350 pre-orders, up from 2,148 last week, for a total of 51,233. The game is nine weeks away from launch in the USA, March 11, 2014.

inFamous Second Son - PlayStation 4

inFAMOUS: Second Son (PS4) added 8,679 pre-orders, up from 8,395 last week, for a total of 175,260. The game is 10 weeks away from launch in the USA, March 21, 2014.

Notable mentions:  Destiny (PS4) 6,062 pre-orders for a total of 213,625. Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII (PS3) added 11,756 pre-orders for a total of 159,834. Bravely Default: Flying Fairy (3DS) added 36,201 pre-orders for a total of 123,646.

Requests: The Elder Scrolls Online (XOne) added 1,133 pre-orders for a total of 19,338. The Elder Scrolls Online (PS4) added 1,053 pre-orders for a total of 15,939. Bayonetta 2 (WiiU) added 458 pre-orders for a total of 27,243.

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
Destiny Walkthrough Guide - PS4
Destiny (PS4)
Activision, Action
N/A 6,062 213,625
2
Titanfall Walkthrough Guide - XOne
Titanfall (XOne)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
9 11,481 199,920
3
Destiny Walkthrough Guide - XOne
Destiny (XOne)
Activision, Action
N/A 6,519 182,553
4
Watch Dogs Walkthrough Guide - PS4
Watch Dogs (PS4)
Ubisoft, Action
N/A 4,675 181,317
5
inFAMOUS: Second Son Walkthrough Guide - PS4
inFAMOUS: Second Son (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Action
10 8,679 175,260
6
Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII Walkthrough Guide - PS3
Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII (PS3)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
5 11,756 159,834
7
Watch Dogs Walkthrough Guide - XOne
Watch Dogs (XOne)
Ubisoft, Action
N/A 2,852 146,138
8
Final Fantasy X / X-2 HD Remaster Walkthrough Guide - PS3
Final Fantasy X / X-2 HD Remaster (PS3)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
10 7,707 142,983
9
Dark Souls II Walkthrough Guide - PS3
Dark Souls II (PS3)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
9 5,741 134,394
10
Bravely Default: Flying Fairy Walkthrough Guide - 3DS
Bravely Default: Flying Fairy (3DS)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
4 36,201 123,646
11
South Park: The Stick of Truth Walkthrough Guide - X360
South Park: The Stick of Truth (X360)
Ubisoft, Role-Playing
8 1,782 115,757
12
Tales of Symphonia Chronicles Walkthrough Guide - PS3
Tales of Symphonia Chronicles (PS3)
Namco Bandai Games, Role-Playing
7 3,403 113,651
13
South Park: The Stick of Truth Walkthrough Guide - PS3
South Park: The Stick of Truth (PS3)
Ubisoft, Role-Playing
8 2,737 103,957
14
The Order Walkthrough Guide - PS4
The Order (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Shooter
N/A 1,761 98,365
15
Watch Dogs Walkthrough Guide - X360
Watch Dogs (X360)
Ubisoft, Action
N/A 1,616 95,535
16
Dark Souls II Walkthrough Guide - X360
Dark Souls II (X360)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
9 4,506 91,269
17
Watch Dogs Walkthrough Guide - PS3
Watch Dogs (PS3)
Ubisoft, Action
N/A 2,045 90,942
18
Destiny Walkthrough Guide - X360
Destiny (X360)
Activision, Action
N/A 1,590 90,474
19
Kinect Sports Rivals Walkthrough Guide - XOne
Kinect Sports Rivals (XOne)
Microsoft Game Studios, Sports
N/A 1,499 90,390
20
Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze Walkthrough Guide - WiiU
Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze (WiiU)
Nintendo, Platform
6 3,256 76,023
21
The Elder Scrolls Online Walkthrough Guide - PC
The Elder Scrolls Online (PC)
Bethesda Softworks, Action
12 1,397 73,335
22
Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII Walkthrough Guide - X360
Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII (X360)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
5 4,439 72,277
23
Driveclub Walkthrough Guide - PS4
Driveclub (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Racing
12 1,453 69,104
24
Dying Light Walkthrough Guide - PS4
Dying Light (PS4)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
N/A 3,258 61,616
25
The Sims 4 Walkthrough Guide - PC
The Sims 4 (PC)
Electronic Arts, Action
N/A 1,607 61,255
26
Titanfall Walkthrough Guide - PC
Titanfall (PC)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
9 1,643 57,350
27
Titanfall Walkthrough Guide - X360
Titanfall (X360)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
9 2,350 51,233
28
Halo 5 Walkthrough Guide - XOne
Halo 5 (XOne)
Microsoft Game Studios, Shooter
N/A 934 45,835
29
Watch Dogs Walkthrough Guide - PC
Watch Dogs (PC)
Ubisoft, Action
N/A 860 44,278
30
Thief (2014) Walkthrough Guide - PS4
Thief (2014) (PS4)
Square Enix, Action
7 2,671 43,381

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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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18 Comments

Zero999 (on 21 January 2014)

Why was the top 40 downgraded to a top 30?


Zero999 (on 21 January 2014)

Request: Watch dogs (Wii U)


dsage01 (on 21 January 2014)

Request: Make pre order numbers arrive faster


cycycychris (on 21 January 2014)

request: Watch Dogs (Wii U)


shikamaru317 (on 21 January 2014)

Request: Fable Legends (Xbox One)


ironmanDX (on 22 January 2014)

Come on gamers.. Get on Thief!!


busbfran (on 22 January 2014)

Request: Dying Light (Xbox1)


elazz (on 21 January 2014)

Can we get, for inFamous Second Son, a comparison with the previous title in the series. I know it already outperformed it however it will certainly be interesting.


HylianSwordsman (on 22 January 2014)

I love how it still says that the top 40 can be seen below even though it only shows 30.


oniyide (on 21 January 2014)

why were people downvoting Watchdogs for Wii U requests? i for one am curious to see how its doing


dsage01 (on 21 January 2014)

Request: Make pre order numbers arrive faster


dovus (on 21 January 2014)

Request: Dragon Age: Inquisition (X360, PS3, XOne, PS4)


iceboy151 (on 21 January 2014)

Request MLB 14: The Show (PS4).


HylianSwordsman (on 22 January 2014)

Requests: Watch Dogs (Wii U), Super Smash Bros. (Wii U & 3DS), Mario Kart 8 (Wii U)


Michael-5 (on 22 January 2014)

Really? All the requests were already in the top 30 except Bayonetta?.......Request: Mario Kart 8


novasonic (on 21 January 2014)

Damn, look at Bravely Default go! Wonder if that demo is causing all this buzz?


DamnTastic (on 21 January 2014)

interesting. TES:O has more pre orders on xb1


Comments below voting threshold

ryuzaki57 (on 21 January 2014)

Isn't Bravely Default seriously overtracked here?