Europe Yearly Chart

The year's top-selling games at retail ranked by unit sales

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Pos Game Weeks Yearly Total
1
4,086,250
Call of Duty: Black Ops II (PS3)
Activision, Shooter
7 4,086,250 4,086,250
2
3,843,671
FIFA 13 (PS3)
Electronic Arts, Action
14 3,843,671 3,843,671
3
3,307,094
Call of Duty: Black Ops II (X360)
Activision, Shooter
7 3,307,094 3,307,094
4
2,721,753
FIFA 13 (X360)
Electronic Arts, Action
14 2,721,753 2,721,753
5
1,683,212
Assassin's Creed III (PS3)
Ubisoft, Action
9 1,683,212 1,683,212
6
1,553,733
Halo 4 (X360)
Microsoft Game Studios, Shooter
8 1,553,733 1,553,733
7
1,509,891
Just Dance 4 (Wii)
Ubisoft, Misc
13 1,509,891 1,509,891
8
1,196,725
New Super Mario Bros. 2 (3DS)
Nintendo, Platform
20 1,196,725 1,196,725
9
1,172,532
Assassin's Creed III (X360)
Ubisoft, Action
9 1,172,532 1,172,532
10
1,984,146
Mario Kart 7 (3DS)
Nintendo, Racing
57 1,059,168 1,984,146
11
1,051,813
Diablo III (PC)
Activision, Role-Playing
33 1,051,813 1,051,813
12
968,213
Pokemon Black Version 2 (DS)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
12 968,213 968,213
13
1,912,158
Super Mario 3D Land (3DS)
Nintendo, Platform
59 917,336 1,912,158
14
4,230,117
Kinect Adventures! (X360)
Microsoft Game Studios, Misc
112 894,356 4,230,117
15
4,063,138
FIFA 12 (PS3)
Electronic Arts, Sports
66 894,079 4,063,138
16
5,163,344
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 (PS3)
Activision, Shooter
60 875,923 5,163,344
17
2,186,485
Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception (PS3)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Action
61 824,567 2,186,485
18
791,533
Need for Speed: Most Wanted (PS3)
Electronic Arts, Racing
9 791,533 791,533
19
4,298,115
Gran Turismo 5 (PS3)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Racing
110 781,794 4,298,115
20
748,443
Far Cry 3 (PS3)
Ubisoft, Shooter
5 748,443 748,443
21
2,151,069
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (X360)
Bethesda Softworks, Role-Playing
60 723,922 2,151,069
22
717,831
Far Cry 3 (X360)
Ubisoft, Shooter
5 717,831 717,831
23
2,450,717
Battlefield 3 (PS3)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
62 716,826 2,450,717
24
1,596,928
Mario & Sonic at the London 2012 Olympic Games (Wii)
Sega, Sports
59 698,349 1,596,928
25
696,879
Hitman: Absolution (PS3)
Square Enix, Action
6 696,879 696,879
26
680,918
Mario Party 9 (Wii)
Nintendo, Misc
44 680,918 680,918
27
2,931,703
Just Dance 3 (Wii)
Ubisoft, Misc
64 669,801 2,931,703
28
659,227
Mass Effect 3 (X360)
Electronic Arts, Role-Playing
43 659,227 659,227
29
654,020
FIFA Street (PS3)
Electronic Arts, Sports
42 654,020 654,020
30
1,817,737
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (PS3)
Bethesda Softworks, Role-Playing
60 652,781 1,817,737
31
12,078,843
Mario Kart Wii (Wii)
Nintendo, Racing
247 638,254 12,078,843
32
630,410
Guild Wars 2 (PC)
NCSoft, Role-Playing
18 630,410 630,410
33
627,727
Resident Evil 6 (PS3)
Capcom, Action
13 627,727 627,727
34
2,267,274
Zumba Fitness (Wii)
505 Games, Sports
92 619,321 2,267,274
35
602,716
Borderlands 2 (X360)
Take-Two Interactive, Shooter
15 602,716 602,716
36
594,251
Hitman: Absolution (X360)
Square Enix, Action
6 594,251 594,251
37
1,558,999
Forza Motorsport 4 (X360)
Microsoft Game Studios, Racing
64 593,093 1,558,999
38
802,743
Zumba Fitness 2 (Wii)
Majesco Entertainment, Sports
58 576,405 802,743
39
2,660,532
FIFA Soccer 12 (X360)
Electronic Arts, Sports
66 571,959 2,660,532
40
28,334,049
Wii Sports (Wii)
Nintendo, Sports
317 568,827 28,334,049
41
3,920,477
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 (X360)
Activision, Shooter
60 561,942 3,920,477
42
554,502
Max Payne 3 (PS3)
Take-Two Interactive, Shooter
33 554,502 554,502
43
532,439
Football Manager 2013 (PC)
Sega, Action
10 532,439 532,439
44
6,264,942
New Super Mario Bros. Wii (Wii)
Nintendo, Platform
163 526,020 6,264,942
45
1,816,529
Assassin's Creed: Revelations (PS3)
Ubisoft, Action
59 525,122 1,816,529
46
507,249
Final Fantasy XIII-2 (PS3)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
48 507,249 507,249
47
500,888
World of Warcraft: Mists of Pandaria (PC)
Activision, Role-Playing
14 500,888 500,888
48
1,326,562
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (PC)
Bethesda Softworks, Role-Playing
60 488,142 1,326,562
49
487,436
Skylanders Giants (Wii)
Activision, Action
11 487,436 487,436
50
1,442,550
Batman: Arkham City (PS3)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
63 486,921 1,442,550
51
2,667,117
The Sims 3 (PC)
Electronic Arts, Simulation
187 460,967 2,667,117
52
459,692
FIFA Street (X360)
Electronic Arts, Sports
42 459,692 459,692
53
1,806,217
Battlefield 3 (X360)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
62 456,196 1,806,217
54
449,209
Resident Evil 6 (X360)
Capcom, Action
13 449,209 449,209
55
445,972
Forza Horizon (X360)
Microsoft Game Studios, Racing
10 445,972 445,972
56
427,080
Borderlands 2 (PS3)
Take-Two Interactive, Shooter
15 427,080 427,080
57
930,174
Skylanders: Spyro's Adventure (Wii)
Activision, Action
64 422,103 930,174
58
405,407
Need for Speed: Most Wanted (X360)
Electronic Arts, Racing
9 405,407 405,407
59
403,529
Pro Evolution Soccer 2013 (PS3)
Konami Digital Entertainment, Sports
15 403,529 403,529
60
400,827
F1 2012 (PS3)
Codemasters, Racing
15 400,827 400,827
61
396,722
Mario & Sonic at the London 2012 Olympic Games (3DS)
Sega, Sports
47 396,722 396,722
62
396,266
Farming Simulator 2013 (PC)
Focus Home Interactive, Action
10 396,266 396,266
63
11,243,061
Wii Fit Plus (Wii)
Nintendo, Sports
166 393,061 11,243,061
64
391,556
Call of Duty: Black Ops II (PC)
Activision, Shooter
7 391,556 391,556
65
3,164,794
Wii Party (Wii)
Nintendo, Misc
117 389,418 3,164,794
66
385,239
Mass Effect 3 (PS3)
Electronic Arts, Role-Playing
43 385,239 385,239
67
1,048,151
Football Manager 2012 (PC)
Sega, Sports
63 372,750 1,048,151
68
372,740
Max Payne 3 (X360)
Take-Two Interactive, Shooter
33 372,740 372,740
69
369,627
Professor Layton and the Mask of Miracle (3DS)
Nintendo, Adventure
10 369,627 369,627
70
366,973
Medal of Honor: Warfighter (PS3)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
10 366,973 366,973
71
365,048
London 2012: The Official Video Game of the Olympic Games (PS3)
Sega, Sports
27 365,048 365,048
72
359,247
Uncharted: Golden Abyss (PSV)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Action
45 359,247 359,247
73
356,224
WWE '13 (PS3)
THQ, Action
9 356,224 356,224
74
8,728,511
New Super Mario Bros. (DS)
Nintendo, Platform
340 355,789 8,728,511
75
827,376
Star Wars: The Old Republic (PC)
Electronic Arts, Role-Playing
54 354,128 827,376
76
1,089,987
Battlefield 3 (PC)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
62 352,152 1,089,987
77
350,258
Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Future Soldier (X360)
Ubisoft, Shooter
32 350,258 350,258
78
348,035
London 2012: The Official Video Game of the Olympic Games (X360)
Sega, Sports
27 348,035 348,035
79
1,322,868
Assassin's Creed: Revelations (X360)
Ubisoft, Action
59 338,552 1,322,868
80
337,633
Kinect Star Wars (X360)
Microsoft Game Studios, Action
39 337,633 337,633
81
334,941
Sleeping Dogs (PS3)
Square Enix, Action
20 334,941 334,941
82
326,915
Dishonored (X360)
Bethesda Softworks, Shooter
12 326,915 326,915
83
767,758
Moshi Monsters: Moshling Zoo (DS)
Activision, Misc
60 311,340 767,758
84
309,130
LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes (X360)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
28 309,130 309,130
85
785,579
The Sims 3 (Mobile Versions) (PC)
Electronic Arts, Simulation
63 307,001 785,579
86
862,379
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 (PC)
Activision, Shooter
60 304,847 862,379
87
855,538
Saints Row: The Third (PS3)
THQ, Action
59 304,825 855,538
88
303,022
Dishonored (PS3)
Bethesda Softworks, Shooter
12 303,022 303,022
89
302,887
Sleeping Dogs (X360)
Square Enix , Action
20 302,887 302,887
90
297,984
Mass Effect 3 (PC)
Electronic Arts, Role-Playing
43 297,984 297,984
91
297,869
Nintendo Land (WiiU)
Nintendo, Action
5 297,869 297,869
92
1,991,632
Red Dead Redemption (PS3)
Take-Two Interactive, Action
137 293,299 1,991,632
93
999,009
Batman: Arkham City (X360)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
63 285,888 999,009
94
283,379
WWE '13 (X360)
THQ, Action
9 283,379 283,379
95
2,756,029
Pokemon Black Version (DS)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
96 281,787 2,756,029
96
990,933
Saints Row: The Third (X360)
THQ, Action
59 280,832 990,933
97
3,928,233
Call of Duty: Black Ops (PS3)
Activision, Shooter
112 279,526 3,928,233
98
276,614
Medal of Honor: Warfighter (X360)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
10 276,614 276,614
99
845,704
Nintendogs + cats (3DS)
Nintendo, Simulation
93 274,863 845,704
100
274,516
SSX (PS3)
Electronic Arts, Sports
44 274,516 274,516

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Europe Hardware by Platform

Platform Yearly (change) Total
PS3 5,009,570(-16%) 28,449,202
3DS 3,819,289(+6%) 7,417,016
X360 2,949,703(-27%) 22,700,535
Wii 1,905,716(-53%) 32,625,067
PSP 1,671,960(-27%) 22,573,549
PSV 1,448,651(-27%) 1,448,651
DS 667,157(-79%) 51,562,934
WiiU 453,301(-79%) 453,301
Total 17,925,347(-22%)  

Europe Software by Platform

Platform Yearly (change) Total
PS3 47,632,956(+4%) 212,015,089
X360 39,760,417(-1%) 191,373,239
PC 19,477,429(+21%) N/A
Wii 18,430,855(-47%) 232,775,660
DS 9,666,224(-45%) 171,963,164
3DS 7,393,931(+30%) 13,090,804
PSV 2,662,574(++30%) 2,662,574
PSP 2,325,765(-56%) 60,228,965
WiiU 886,404(-56%) 886,404
Total 148,236,555(-10%)