USA Preorders Chart, 31 May 2014 - Destiny Top Pre-order

by William D'Angelo, posted on 05 June 2014 / 22,110 Views

Overview

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

Two games have 200,000 or more pre-orders, down from five last week, and the top four has 100,000 or more pre-orders, down from nine last week. Two games added 20,000 or more pre-orders, down from three last week and two added 10,000 or more, down from five 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 May 31

Watch Dogs (PS4) sales are expected to drop to around 250,000 units in its second week on sale. The Xbox One version is expected to drop to around 175,000 units. The Xbox 360 version is expected to drop to around 90,000 units. The PlayStation 3 version is expected to drop to around 60,000 units. The PC version is expected to drop to around 15,000 units.

Mario Kart 8 (Wii U) sales are expected to drop to around 125,000 units in its second week on sale.

Overall hardware and software sales are expected to drop for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Wii U, due to being the week after the release of Watch Dogs and Mario Kart 8. Other console sales are expected to remain within 10 percent of the previous week sales.

Other Hot Games – In Order of Release


 

Destiny (PS4) added 6,008 pre-orders, up from 5,268 last week, for a total of 310,706. The Xbox One version added 5,290 pre-orders, up from 4,346 pre-orders last week, for a total of 270,453. The Xbox 360 version added 1,671 pre-orders, down from 1,718 last week, for a total of 120,917. The PlayStation 3 version added 1,557 pre-orders, up from 1,500 last week, for a total of 59,162. The game is 15 weeks away from launch in the USA, May 27, 2014.

Notable mentions: The Sims 4 (PC) added 1,448 pre-orders for a total of 81,289.  Tales of Xillia 2 (XOne) added 2,695 pre-orders for a total of 69,976. EA Sports UFC (PS4) added 5,716 pre-orders for a total of 53,196.

Requests: Dragon Age: Inquisition (XOne) added 6,295 pre-orders for a total of 26,863. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt (PS4) added 474 pre-orders for a total of 28,319. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt (XOne) added 323 pre-orders for a total of 12,584. Sunset Overdrive (XOne) added 1,055 pre-orders for a total of 10,461.

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
15 6,008 310,706
2
Destiny (XOne)
Activision, Action
15 5,290 270,453
3
The Order (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Shooter
N/A 1,236 125,332
4
Destiny (X360)
Activision, Action
15 1,671 120,917
5
Dying Light (PS4)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
N/A 724 89,768
6
Driveclub (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Racing
19 506 85,941
7
The Elder Scrolls Online (XOne)
Bethesda Softworks, Action
5 821 82,746
8
The Sims 4 (PC)
Electronic Arts, Action
16 1,448 81,289
9
The Elder Scrolls Online (PS4)
Bethesda Softworks, Action
5 770 70,309
10
Tales of Xillia 2 (PS3)
Namco Bandai Games, Role-Playing
12 2,695 69,976
11
Destiny (PS3)
Activision, Action
15 1,557 59,162
12
The Crew (PS4)
Ubisoft, Racing
18 864 56,257
13
EA Sports UFC (PS4)
Electronic Arts, Sports
3 5,716 53,196
14
Dying Light (XOne)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
N/A 408 48,591
15
Kingdom Hearts III (PS4)
Disney Interactive Studios, Role-Playing
N/A 332 45,295
16
Batman: Arkham Knight (PS4)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
N/A 2,822 39,625
17
Dying Light (X360)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
N/A 36,264 36,264
18
The Crew (XOne)
Ubisoft, Racing
18 733 35,426
19
Tom Clancy's The Division (PS4)
Ubisoft, Role-Playing
N/A 369 35,259
20
Final Fantasy XV (PS4)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
N/A 322 32,956
21
Dragon Age: Inquisition (PS4)
Electronic Arts, Role-Playing
19 7,142 32,280
22
The Evil Within (PS4)
Bethesda Softworks, Action
N/A 1,009 32,156
23
EA Sports UFC (XOne)
Electronic Arts, Sports
3 3,609 32,085
24
Super Smash Bros. (tentative title) (3DS)
Nintendo, Fighting
18 1,507 31,896
25
The Last of Us Remastered (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment America, Adventure
18 2,200 31,323
26
Bayonetta 2 (WiiU)
PlatinumGames, Action
N/A 31,229 31,229
27
Watch Dogs (WiiU)
Ubisoft, Action
N/A 600 31,062
28
Mad Max (2013) (PS4)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
N/A 173 30,388
29
Lego Marvel Super Heroes (Wii)
Unknown, Action
N/A 711 30,341
30
Dying Light (PS3)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
N/A 58 29,992

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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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13 Comments

Gammalad (on 05 June 2014)

Request:Story of Seasons (3DS) Smash Bros (WiiU)


HylianSwordsman (on 05 June 2014)

At this rate, Dying Light 360 and Bayonetta 2 should be at the top of the charts in no time, lol!


drake_tolu (on 06 June 2014)

You agree. XD
Will have 3 bilion of pre order before coming! :P


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drake_tolu (on 05 June 2014)

Request: Project Cars (PS4, Wii U, XO, PC), Quantum Break (XO ), X (Wii U), Uncharted (PS4)


drake_tolu (on 05 June 2014)

Pre order destiny is a monstrous... i think in 1,000,000 of pre order only the PS4 version in USA!


Jameson_Bond (on 05 June 2014)

Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor please


drake_tolu (on 05 June 2014)

Watch Dog for Wii U have more pre order of Smash Bros... :O If Bayonetta 2 have more or less 100 on Week, nex week Watch Dog with 500-600 pre order will the game with more pre order in USA for Wii U! Very good for Ubisoft. :D


erazor (on 05 June 2014)

Request: Quantum Break (One), Uncharted (PS4).


Killdarko (on 05 June 2014)

I might preorder Destiny and The Elder Scrolls online


SlayerRondo (on 11 June 2014)

I am making a prediction that the Destiny week one sales will be greater than Watchdogs.


Underworld (on 07 June 2014)

Request: Sniper Elite 3.


Gremdude (on 06 June 2014)

Wow 31000 preorders in one week for Bayonetta 2. Something is not right as the total preorders is also 31000! LOL


ryuzaki57 (on 06 June 2014)

suprised that WatchDogs U could have that many preorders


MARCUSDJACKSON (on 05 June 2014)

game request...hmmmm not sure whts coming out so i guss project beast?, darksouls2?, and the new moster hunter for 3ds?