Global Yearly Chart

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

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Pos Game Weeks Yearly Total
1
12,028,382
Pokemon Sun/Moon (3DS)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
7 12,028,382 12,028,382
2
10,025,875
FIFA 17 (PS4)
Electronic Arts, Sports
14 10,025,875 10,025,875
3
8,360,981
Uncharted 4: A Thief's End (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Shooter
34 8,360,981 8,360,981
4
6,286,593
Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare (PS4)
Activision, Shooter
9 6,286,593 6,286,593
5
6,253,014
Battlefield 1 (PS4)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
11 6,253,014 6,253,014
6
14,037,323
Grand Theft Auto V (PS4)
Take-Two Interactive, Action
111 4,342,223 14,037,323
7
4,318,025
Battlefield 1 (XOne)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
11 4,318,025 4,318,025
8
4,192,411
Tom Clancy's The Division (PS4)
Ubisoft, Shooter
43 4,192,411 4,192,411
9
14,707,037
Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 (PS4)
Activision, Shooter
61 4,150,350 14,707,037
10
4,075,291
Final Fantasy XV (PS4)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
5 4,075,291 4,075,291
11
3,961,497
Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare (XOne)
Activision, Shooter
9 3,961,497 3,961,497
12
3,627,534
FIFA 17 (XOne)
Electronic Arts, Sports
14 3,627,534 3,627,534
13
2,842,952
Overwatch (PS4)
Activision, Shooter
32 2,842,952 2,842,952
14
2,710,243
Madden NFL 17 (PS4)
Electronic Arts, Sports
19 2,710,243 2,710,243
15
2,657,164
Gears of War 4 (XOne)
Microsoft Game Studios, Shooter
12 2,657,164 2,657,164
16
2,644,995
NBA 2K17 (PS4)
Take-Two Interactive, Sports
16 2,644,995 2,644,995
17
2,578,476
Watch Dogs 2 (PS4)
Ubisoft, Action
7 2,578,476 2,578,476
18
2,465,023
Far Cry: Primal (PS4)
Ubisoft, Action
45 2,465,023 2,465,023
19
2,412,359
Tom Clancy's The Division (XOne)
Ubisoft, Shooter
43 2,412,359 2,412,359
20
2,276,593
Mafia III (PS4)
Take-Two Interactive, Action
13 2,276,593 2,276,593
21
2,182,222
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (PS4)
Bethesda Softworks, Role-Playing
10 2,182,222 2,182,222
22
12,109,554
Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire (3DS)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
111 2,142,905 12,109,554
23
2,048,043
Ratchet & Clank (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Platform
38 2,048,043 2,048,043
24
2,018,990
Madden NFL 17 (XOne)
Electronic Arts, Sports
19 2,018,990 2,018,990
25
1,930,429
Forza Horizon 3 (XOne)
Microsoft Game Studios, Racing
14 1,930,429 1,930,429
26
1,928,120
Super Mario Maker (3DS)
Nintendo, Platform
5 1,928,120 1,928,120
27
1,844,549
No Man's Sky (PS4)
Hello Games, Action
21 1,844,549 1,844,549
28
1,842,934
Doom (PS4)
Bethesda Softworks, Shooter
34 1,842,934 1,842,934
29
8,381,809
Star Wars: Battlefront (2015) (PS4)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
59 1,835,911 8,381,809
30
1,833,668
Dark Souls III (PS4)
Namco Bandai Games, Role-Playing
41 1,833,668 1,833,668
31
5,973,115
Grand Theft Auto V (XOne)
Take-Two Interactive, Action
111 1,819,305 5,973,115
32
3,634,290
Minecraft: Xbox One Edition (XOne)
Microsoft Game Studios, Misc
111 1,778,085 3,634,290
33
4,797,701
Minecraft: PlayStation 4 Edition (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment America, Misc
118 1,693,381 4,797,701
34
7,475,492
Fallout 4 (PS4)
Bethesda Softworks, Role-Playing
60 1,669,013 7,475,492
35
8,619,031
FIFA 16 (PS4)
Electronic Arts, Sports
67 1,662,109 8,619,031
36
14,904,072
Pokemon X/Y (3DS)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
169 1,641,280 14,904,072
37
3,551,812
Gears of War (XOne)
Microsoft Game Studios, Shooter
71 1,597,730 3,551,812
38
1,546,882
Rise of the Tomb Raider (PS4)
Square Enix, Adventure
12 1,546,882 1,546,882
39
13,216,059
Mario Kart 7 (3DS)
Nintendo, Racing
266 1,527,401 13,216,059
40
1,477,297
Overwatch (XOne)
Activision, Shooter
32 1,477,297 1,477,297
41
1,447,020
NBA 2K17 (XOne)
Take-Two Interactive, Sports
16 1,447,020 1,447,020
42
7,266,171
Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 (XOne)
Activision, Shooter
61 1,441,899 7,266,171
43
1,411,450
Yokai Watch 3 (3DS)
Level 5, Action
25 1,411,450 1,411,450
44
1,319,795
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (XOne)
Bethesda Softworks, Role-Playing
10 1,319,795 1,319,795
45
1,319,229
Dishonored 2 (PS4)
Bethesda Softworks, Action
8 1,319,229 1,319,229
46
4,879,491
Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Action
65 1,311,317 4,879,491
47
1,802,414
Fire Emblem Fates (3DS)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
80 1,295,078 1,802,414
48
1,279,931
Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 (PS4)
Namco Bandai Games, Fighting
48 1,279,931 1,279,931
49
1,263,136
Pokken Tournament (WiiU)
Namco Bandai Games, Fighting
42 1,263,136 1,263,136
50
4,107,745
Star Wars: Battlefront (2015) (XOne)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
59 1,235,498 4,107,745
51
4,663,229
Halo 5: Guardians (XOne)
Microsoft Game Studios, Shooter
62 1,206,944 4,663,229
52
2,345,195
Rainbow Six: Siege (PS4)
Ubisoft, Shooter
57 1,202,605 2,345,195
53
5,275,301
The Last of Us Remastered (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment America, Action
127 1,194,973 5,275,301
54
1,163,119
Titanfall 2 (PS4)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
10 1,163,119 1,163,119
55
1,162,281
The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD (WiiU)
Nintendo, Action
44 1,162,281 1,162,281
56
1,111,891
FIFA 17 (PS3)
Electronic Arts, Sports
14 1,111,891 1,111,891
57
1,101,172
Minecraft: Wii U Edition (WiiU)
Microsoft Game Studios, Misc
29 1,101,172 1,101,172
58
1,082,440
Kirby: Planet Robobot (3DS)
Nintendo, Action
36 1,082,440 1,082,440
59
1,070,358
EA Sports UFC 2 (PS4)
Electronic Arts, Sports
42 1,070,358 1,070,358
60
4,224,550
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt (PS4)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Role-Playing
85 1,069,657 4,224,550
61
1,044,298
Titanfall 2 (XOne)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
10 1,044,298 1,044,298
62
1,028,125
Dragon Ball: Xenoverse 2 (PS4)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
10 1,028,125 1,028,125
63
4,407,171
Fallout 4 (XOne)
Bethesda Softworks, Role-Playing
60 1,024,824 4,407,171
64
1,017,937
MLB 16: The Show (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Action
40 1,017,937 1,017,937
65
991,579
Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens (PS4)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
27 991,579 991,579
66
991,398
Watch Dogs 2 (XOne)
Ubisoft, Action
7 991,398 991,398
67
964,513
Farming Simulator 17 (PC)
FuRyu Corporation, Simulation
10 964,513 964,513
68
960,341
Far Cry: Primal (XOne)
Ubisoft, Action
45 960,341 960,341
69
959,829
Street Fighter V (PS4)
Capcom, Fighting
46 959,829 959,829
70
3,919,616
NBA 2K16 (PS4)
Take-Two Interactive, Sports
66 941,459 3,919,616
71
925,244
Just Dance 2017 (Wii)
Ubisoft, Misc
10 925,244 925,244
72
924,055
The Last Guardian (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Action
4 924,055 924,055
73
922,272
Doom (XOne)
Bethesda Softworks, Shooter
34 922,272 922,272
74
3,365,331
The Sims 4 (PC)
Electronic Arts, Simulation
122 899,821 3,365,331
75
890,554
WWE 2K17 (PS4)
Take-Two Interactive, Sports
12 890,554 890,554
76
2,449,620
Yokai Watch (3DS)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
182 882,054 2,449,620
77
3,400,183
Monster Hunter X (3DS)
Capcom, Action
58 858,199 3,400,183
78
9,263,289
Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition (X360)
Microsoft Game Studios, Misc
187 857,459 9,263,289
79
9,449,826
Animal Crossing: New Leaf (3DS)
Nintendo, Simulation
217 856,423 9,449,826
80
854,400
LEGO Marvel's Avengers (PS4)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
49 854,400 854,400
81
814,233
Mafia III (XOne)
Take-Two Interactive, Action
13 814,233 814,233
82
1,477,184
Rainbow Six: Siege (XOne)
Ubisoft, Shooter
57 791,343 1,477,184
83
4,149,747
Batman: Arkham Knight (PS4)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
80 777,887 4,149,747
84
766,069
Final Fantasy XV (XOne)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
5 766,069 766,069
85
3,478,883
Assassin's Creed Syndicate (PS4)
Ubisoft, Action
63 753,914 3,478,883
86
2,219,372
Minecraft: PlayStation Vita Edition (PSV)
Sony Computer Entertainment America, Misc
112 748,268 2,219,372
87
743,222
Rocket League (PS4)
505 Games, Sports
28 743,222 743,222
88
1,978,722
Forza Motorsport 6 (XOne)
Microsoft Game Studios, Racing
68 740,235 1,978,722
89
738,666
Paper Mario: Color Splash (WiiU)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
13 738,666 738,666
90
5,477,787
Minecraft: PlayStation 3 Edition (PS3)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Misc
138 737,410 5,477,787
91
4,604,017
Splatoon (WiiU)
Nintendo, Shooter
84 732,525 4,604,017
92
713,082
Overwatch (PC)
Activision, Shooter
32 713,082 713,082
93
703,899
Mario Party: Star Rush (3DS)
Nintendo, Misc
13 703,899 703,899
94
4,645,246
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D (3DS)
Nintendo, Action
290 692,384 4,645,246
95
7,297,079
Mario Kart 8 (WiiU)
Nintendo, Racing
136 687,862 7,297,079
96
10,152,871
New Super Mario Bros. 2 (3DS)
Nintendo, Platform
232 682,049 10,152,871
97
1,355,652
Pokemon Super Mystery Dungeon (3DS)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
68 680,719 1,355,652
98
679,103
Farming Simulator 17 (PS4)
FuRyu Corporation, Simulation
10 679,103 679,103
99
673,765
Quantum Break (XOne)
Microsoft Game Studios, Action
39 673,765 673,765
100
5,463,407
Tomodachi Life (3DS)
Nintendo, Simulation
195 659,029 5,463,407

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Global Hardware by Platform

Platform Yearly (change) Total
PS4 17,130,861(-2%) 53,798,006
XOne 8,306,621(-4%) 27,947,386
3DS 7,030,845(-4%) 63,328,575
PSV 2,041,540(-24%) 15,139,905
WiiU 1,525,551(-56%) 13,811,261
PS3 517,916(-61%) 86,788,086
X360 391,737(-58%) 85,754,477
Total 36,945,071(-12%)  

Global Software by Platform

Platform Yearly (change) Total
PS4 149,201,511(+20%) 354,794,556
XOne 68,128,628(+6%) 181,258,929
3DS 51,744,798(+13%) 276,547,891
PS3 24,337,286(-56%) 945,900,796
PC 19,983,902(-9%) N/A
X360 19,164,659(-57%) 975,701,329
WiiU 16,218,748(-40%) 86,806,883
PSV 12,578,451(+9%) 58,853,913
Wii 5,328,552(-50%) 909,549,442
DS 2,725,518(-60%) 801,498,191
PSP 2,170,750(-48%) 292,387,000
Total 371,582,803(-11%)