USA Preorders Chart, 12 April 2014 - Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn (PS4)

by William D'Angelo, posted on 18 April 2014 / 6,315 Views

Overview

There are two games in the top 30 to be in its final week: Conception II: Children of the Seven Stars (PSV) and Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn (PS4).

Three games have 200,000 or more pre-orders, down from four last week, and the top eight has 100,000 or more pre-orders, down from 10 last week. No games added 20,000 or more pre-orders, down from one last week and one added 10,000 or more, the same as last week.

Games in Final Week Before Launch

Conception II: Children of the Seven Stars (PSV) added 3,597 pre-orders for a grand total of 48,568. 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 200,000 and 300,000 units lifetime in the US at retail.

Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn (PS4) added 13,793 pre-orders for a grand total of 41,360. Expect first week sales in the USA at retail to be in the 50,000 to 75,000 unit range. Expect the game to sell between 200,000 and 400,000 units lifetime in the US at retail.

Major Performers in the U.S. – Week Ending April 19

Titanfall (X360) sales are expected to drop to around 80,000 units in its second week on sale.

Kinect Sports Rivals (XOne) sales are expected to drop to around 20,000 units in its second week on sale.

LEGO The Hobbit (X360) sales are expected to drop to around 10,000 units in its second week on sale. The PlayStation 3 version is expected to drop to around 6,000 units. The PlayStation 4 version is expected to drop to around 5,000 units. The Xbox One version is expected to drop to around 4,000 units.

Overall hardware and software sales are expected to remain within 10 percent of the previous week.

Other Hot Games – In Order of Release

 Watch Dogs Pre-orders - PS4, PS3, Xbox One, Xbox 360

Watch Dogs (PS4) added 7,929 pre-orders, down from 8,875 last week, for a total of 247,706. The Xbox One version added 3,373 pre-orders, down from 3,990 pre-orders last week, for a total of 179,315. The Xbox 360 version added 2,340 pre-orders, down from 2,671 last week, for a total of 113,261. The PlayStation 3 version added 1,933 pre-orders, down from 2,203 last week, for a total of 103,385. The game is seven weeks away from launch in the USA, May 27, 2014.

 Mario Kart 8 Wii U Pre-order Figures

Mario Kart 8 (WiiU) added 6,384 pre-orders, up from 5,686 last week, for a total of 83,658. The game is seven weeks away from launch in the USA, May 30, 2014.

Notable mentions: Destiny (PS4) added 4,250 pre-orders for a total of 264,999. Destiny (XOne) added 3,527 pre-orders for a total of 229,508. The Elder Scrolls Online (XOne) added 3,139 pre-orders for a total of 70,117. The Elder Scrolls Online (PS4) added 2,668 pre-orders for a total of 60,936.

Requests: Super Smash Bros. (3DS) added 1,009 pre-orders for a total of 18,455. Super Smash Bros. (WiiU) added 900 pre-orders for a total of 6,878.

If your favorite game isn't in the top 30, 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 30 can be seen below or click here to go to the USA pre-orders page.

Pos Game Weeks to Launch Weekly Change Total
1
Gamewise Wiki for Destiny (PS4)
Destiny (PS4)
Activision, Action
N/A 4,250 264,999
2
Gamewise Wiki for Watch Dogs (PS4)
Watch Dogs (PS4)
Ubisoft, Action
7 7,929 247,706
3
Gamewise Wiki for Destiny (XOne)
Destiny (XOne)
Activision, Action
N/A 3,527 229,508
4
Gamewise Wiki for Watch Dogs (XOne)
Watch Dogs (XOne)
Ubisoft, Action
7 3,373 179,315
5
Gamewise Wiki for The Order (PS4)
The Order (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Shooter
N/A 1,233 117,889
6
Gamewise Wiki for Watch Dogs (X360)
Watch Dogs (X360)
Ubisoft, Action
7 2,340 113,261
7
Gamewise Wiki for Destiny (X360)
Destiny (X360)
Activision, Action
N/A 1,313 105,587
8
Gamewise Wiki for Watch Dogs (PS3)
Watch Dogs (PS3)
Ubisoft, Action
7 1,933 105,318
9
Gamewise Wiki for Dying Light (PS4)
Dying Light (PS4)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
N/A 1,196 83,891
10
Gamewise Wiki for Mario Kart Wii U (WiiU)
Mario Kart Wii U (WiiU)
Nintendo, Racing
7 6,384 83,658
11
Gamewise Wiki for Driveclub (PS4)
Driveclub (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Racing
N/A 683 82,247
12
Gamewise Wiki for The Sims 4 (PC)
The Sims 4 (PC)
Electronic Arts, Action
N/A 1,131 74,048
13
Gamewise Wiki for The Elder Scrolls Online (XOne)
The Elder Scrolls Online (XOne)
Bethesda Softworks, Action
12 3,139 70,117
14
Gamewise Wiki for The Elder Scrolls Online (PS4)
The Elder Scrolls Online (PS4)
Bethesda Softworks, Action
12 2,668 60,936
15
Gamewise Wiki for Halo 5 (XOne)
Halo 5 (XOne)
Microsoft Game Studios, Shooter
N/A 413 53,616
16
Gamewise Wiki for Watch Dogs (PC)
Watch Dogs (PC)
Ubisoft, Action
N/A 827 53,183
17
Gamewise Wiki for The Crew (PS4)
The Crew (PS4)
Ubisoft, Racing
N/A 1,460 49,418
18
Gamewise Wiki for Destiny (PS3)
Destiny (PS3)
Activision, Action
N/A 706 49,182
19
Gamewise Wiki for Conception II: Children of the Seven Stars (PSV)
Conception II: Children of the Seven Stars (PSV)
Atlus, Role-Playing
1 3,597 48,568
20
Gamewise Wiki for Wolfenstein: The New Order (PS4)
Wolfenstein: The New Order (PS4)
Bethesda Softworks, Shooter
6 2,719 46,678
21
Gamewise Wiki for Dying Light (XOne)
Dying Light (XOne)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
N/A 674 45,125
22
Gamewise Wiki for Kingdom Hearts III (PS4)
Kingdom Hearts III (PS4)
Disney Interactive Studios, Role-Playing
N/A 297 43,031
23
Gamewise Wiki for Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn (PS4)
Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn (PS4)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
1 13,793 41,360
24
Gamewise Wiki for MLB 14 The Show (PS4)
MLB 14 The Show (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment America, Action
12 8,045 39,397
25
Gamewise Wiki for Prey 2 (X360)
Prey 2 (X360)
Bethesda Softworks, Shooter
N/A 29 37,533
26
Gamewise Wiki for Wolfenstein: The New Order (XOne)
Wolfenstein: The New Order (XOne)
Bethesda Softworks, Shooter
6 2,220 36,773
27
Gamewise Wiki for Dying Light (X360)
Dying Light (X360)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
N/A 725 34,387
28
Gamewise Wiki for Tom Clancy's The Division (PS4)
Tom Clancy's The Division (PS4)
Ubisoft, Role-Playing
N/A 353 32,784
29
Gamewise Wiki for Final Fantasy XV (PS4)
Final Fantasy XV (PS4)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
N/A 248 30,800
30
Gamewise Wiki for EA Sports UFC (PS4)
EA Sports UFC (PS4)
Electronic Arts, Sports
10 4,281 30,629

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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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8 Comments

iceland (on 19 April 2014)

Requests: Sunset Overdrive and Quantum Break (Xbox One)


iceboy151 (on 18 April 2014)

Request: Evolve (PS4, X1).


shikamaru317 (on 18 April 2014)

Request: The Evil Within (Xbox One and PS4)


Stefan.De.Machtige (on 20 April 2014)

Jezus, Mario kart 8 preorders are low. It look like my 200K prediction for first week may come through, which is so sad. :(


drake_tolu (on 18 April 2014)

Where is Bayonetta 2? .-. They have 30,225 pre order (with 539 that week) and now, the 30° games have 30,629... My beautiful witch have only less of 400 pre order in 2 week? T-T


gamesarefun (on 21 April 2014)

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Michael-5 (on 21 April 2014)

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ryuzaki57 (on 19 April 2014)

FFXV YEAAAAAAAAAAAAAH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!