USA Preorders Chart, 19 April 2014 - Slow Week

by William D'Angelo, posted on 25 April 2014 / 9,429 Views

William D’Angelo - VGChartz USA Pre-order Article for April 19, 2014

Overview

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

Three games have 200,000 or more pre-orders, the same as last week, and the top eight has 100,000 or more pre-orders, the same as last week. No games added 20,000 or more pre-orders, down from one last week and none added 10,000 or more, down from one last week.

Games in Final Week Before Launch

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

Major Performers in the U.S. – Week Ending April 26

Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn (PS4) sales are expected to drop to around 15,000 units in its second week on sale.

Conception II: Children of the Seven Stars (PSV) sales are expected to drop to around 12,000 units. The 3DS version is expected to drop to around 8,000 units.

2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil (X360) sales are expected to drop to around 8,000 units. The PlayStation 3 version is expected to drop to around 5,000 units.

Trials Fusion (XOne) sales are expected to drop to around 3,000 units. The PlayStation 4 version is expected to drop to around 3,000 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 (PS4) added 8,690 pre-orders, up from 7,929 last week, for a total of 256,396. The Xbox One version added 5,656 pre-orders, up from 3,373 pre-orders last week, for a total of 184,971. The Xbox 360 version added 4,607 pre-orders, up from 2,340 last week, for a total of 117,868. The PlayStation 3 version added 4,019 pre-orders, up from 1,933 last week, for a total of 109,337. The game is six weeks away from launch in the USA, May 27, 2014.

 

Mario Kart 8 (WiiU) added 4,742 pre-orders, down from 6,384 last week, for a total of 88,400. The game is six weeks away from launch in the USA, May 30, 2014.

Notable mentions: The Evil Within (PS4) added 954 pre-orders for a total of 26.450. The Evil Within (XOne) added 255 pre-orders for a total of 19,476. Quantum Break (XOne) added 146 pre-orders for a total of 13,392. Evolve (PS4) added 1,111 pre-orders for a total of 13,328. Evolve (XOne) added 837 pre-orders for a total of 7,549. Sunset Overdrive (XOne) added 102 pre-orders for a total of 5,713.

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
Destiny (PS4)
Activision, Action
N/A 3,105 268,104
2
Watch Dogs (PS4)
Ubisoft, Action
6 8,690 256,396
3
Destiny (XOne)
Activision, Action
N/A 2,994 232,502
4
Watch Dogs (XOne)
Ubisoft, Action
6 5,656 184,971
5
The Order (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Shooter
N/A 1,035 118,924
6
Watch Dogs (X360)
Ubisoft, Action
6 4,607 117,868
7
Watch Dogs (PS3)
Ubisoft, Action
6 4,019 109,337
8
Destiny (X360)
Activision, Action
N/A 1,447 107,034
9
Mario Kart Wii U (WiiU)
Nintendo, Racing
6 4,742 88,400
10
Dying Light (PS4)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
N/A 1,210 85,101
11
Driveclub (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Racing
N/A 149 82,396
12
The Sims 4 (PC)
Electronic Arts, Action
N/A 646 74,694
13
The Elder Scrolls Online (XOne)
Bethesda Softworks, Action
11 3,013 73,130
14
The Elder Scrolls Online (PS4)
Bethesda Softworks, Action
11 2,013 62,949
15
Watch Dogs (PC)
Ubisoft, Action
N/A 879 54,062
16
Halo 5 (XOne)
Microsoft Game Studios, Shooter
N/A 328 53,944
17
The Crew (PS4)
Ubisoft, Racing
N/A 1,646 51,064
18
Destiny (PS3)
Activision, Action
N/A 790 49,972
19
Wolfenstein: The New Order (PS4)
Bethesda Softworks, Shooter
5 2,203 48,881
20
MLB 14 The Show (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment America, Action
3 8,083 47,480
21
Dying Light (XOne)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
N/A 470 45,595
22
Kingdom Hearts III (PS4)
Disney Interactive Studios, Role-Playing
N/A 311 43,342
23
Wolfenstein: The New Order (XOne)
Bethesda Softworks, Shooter
5 1,785 38,558
24
Prey 2 (X360)
Bethesda Softworks, Shooter
N/A 25 37,558
25
Dying Light (X360)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
N/A 360 34,747
26
Tom Clancy's The Division (PS4)
Ubisoft, Role-Playing
N/A 289 33,073
27
EA Sports UFC (PS4)
Electronic Arts, Sports
9 2,290 32,919
28
Final Fantasy XV (PS4)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
N/A 211 31,011
29
Bayonetta 2 (WiiU)
PlatinumGames, Action
N/A 79 30,471
30
The Crew (XOne)
Ubisoft, Racing
N/A 1,131 30,044

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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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7 Comments

leyendax69 (on 25 April 2014)

Request, The witcher 3 PC/X1/PS4


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Request: Assassin's Creed Unity (Xbox One/PS4)


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Dylight hits top 10!


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