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
12,034,530
Pokemon Sun/Moon (3DS)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
7 12,034,530 12,034,530
2
9,581,584
FIFA 17 (PS4)
Electronic Arts, Sports
14 9,581,584 9,581,584
3
8,271,286
Uncharted 4: A Thief's End (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Shooter
34 8,271,286 8,271,286
4
6,195,297
Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare (PS4)
Activision, Shooter
9 6,195,297 6,195,297
5
5,961,774
Battlefield 1 (PS4)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
11 5,961,774 5,961,774
6
4,219,657
Battlefield 1 (XOne)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
11 4,219,657 4,219,657
7
13,637,345
Grand Theft Auto V (PS4)
Take-Two Interactive, Action
111 4,104,297 13,637,345
8
14,475,985
Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 (PS4)
Activision, Shooter
61 4,017,443 14,475,985
9
3,981,917
Tom Clancy's The Division (PS4)
Ubisoft, Shooter
43 3,981,917 3,981,917
10
3,917,803
Final Fantasy XV (PS4)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
5 3,917,803 3,917,803
11
3,916,924
Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare (XOne)
Activision, Shooter
9 3,916,924 3,916,924
12
3,389,299
FIFA 17 (XOne)
Electronic Arts, Sports
14 3,389,299 3,389,299
13
2,702,395
Madden NFL 17 (PS4)
Electronic Arts, Sports
19 2,702,395 2,702,395
14
2,657,164
Gears of War 4 (XOne)
Microsoft Game Studios, Shooter
12 2,657,164 2,657,164
15
2,649,616
Overwatch (PS4)
Activision, Shooter
32 2,649,616 2,649,616
16
2,617,029
NBA 2K17 (PS4)
Take-Two Interactive, Sports
16 2,617,029 2,617,029
17
2,450,658
Watch Dogs 2 (PS4)
Ubisoft, Action
7 2,450,658 2,450,658
18
2,385,319
Far Cry: Primal (PS4)
Ubisoft, Action
45 2,385,319 2,385,319
19
2,377,695
Tom Clancy's The Division (XOne)
Ubisoft, Shooter
43 2,377,695 2,377,695
20
2,198,990
Mafia III (PS4)
Take-Two Interactive, Action
13 2,198,990 2,198,990
21
2,145,703
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (PS4)
Bethesda Softworks, Role-Playing
10 2,145,703 2,145,703
22
12,108,626
Pokemon Omega Ruby/Pokemon Alpha Sapphire (3DS)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
111 2,141,977 12,108,626
23
2,016,565
Madden NFL 17 (XOne)
Electronic Arts, Sports
19 2,016,565 2,016,565
24
1,971,283
Ratchet & Clank (2016) (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Platform
38 1,971,283 1,971,283
25
1,928,120
Super Mario Maker (3DS)
Nintendo, Platform
5 1,928,120 1,928,120
26
1,919,670
Forza Horizon 3 (XOne)
Microsoft Game Studios, Racing
14 1,919,670 1,919,670
27
1,838,462
No Man's Sky (PS4)
Hello Games, Action
21 1,838,462 1,838,462
28
1,830,836
Dark Souls III (PS4)
Namco Bandai Games, Role-Playing
41 1,830,836 1,830,836
29
1,803,328
Doom (2016) (PS4)
Bethesda Softworks, Shooter
34 1,803,328 1,803,328
30
8,060,948
Star Wars Battlefront (2015) (PS4)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
59 1,788,945 8,060,948
31
5,936,414
Grand Theft Auto V (XOne)
Take-Two Interactive, Action
111 1,788,752 5,936,414
32
3,633,676
Minecraft (XOne)
Microsoft Game Studios, Misc
111 1,777,471 3,633,676
33
4,809,016
Minecraft (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment Europe, Misc
118 1,691,407 4,809,016
34
7,248,188
Fallout 4 (PS4)
Bethesda Softworks, Role-Playing
60 1,647,127 7,248,188
35
15,597,987
Pokemon X/Pokemon Y (3DS)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
169 1,638,911 15,597,987
36
3,546,336
Gears of War: Ultimate Edition (XOne)
Microsoft Game Studios, Shooter
71 1,592,254 3,546,336
37
8,454,371
FIFA 16 (PS4)
Electronic Arts, Sports
67 1,568,205 8,454,371
38
13,395,705
Mario Kart 7 (3DS)
Nintendo, Racing
266 1,524,750 13,395,705
39
1,469,281
Rise of the Tomb Raider (PS4)
Square Enix, Adventure
12 1,469,281 1,469,281
40
1,442,942
Overwatch (XOne)
Activision, Shooter
32 1,442,942 1,442,942
41
1,441,046
NBA 2K17 (XOne)
Take-Two Interactive, Sports
16 1,441,046 1,441,046
42
7,169,700
Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 (XOne)
Activision, Shooter
61 1,434,574 7,169,700
43
1,411,450
Yokai Watch 3 (3DS)
Level 5, Action
25 1,411,450 1,411,450
44
1,319,229
Dishonored 2 (PS4)
Bethesda Softworks, Action
8 1,319,229 1,319,229
45
1,313,647
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (XOne)
Bethesda Softworks, Role-Playing
10 1,313,647 1,313,647
46
4,821,891
Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Action
65 1,308,494 4,821,891
47
1,796,122
Fire Emblem Fates (3DS)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
80 1,288,786 1,796,122
48
1,258,800
Pokken Tournament (WiiU)
Namco Bandai Games, Fighting
42 1,258,800 1,258,800
49
4,101,518
Star Wars Battlefront (2015) (XOne)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
59 1,233,882 4,101,518
50
1,204,896
Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 (PS4)
Namco Bandai Games, Fighting
48 1,204,896 1,204,896
51
4,639,405
Halo 5: Guardians (XOne)
Microsoft Game Studios, Shooter
62 1,204,638 4,639,405
52
5,361,414
The Last of Us (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Action
127 1,188,985 5,361,414
53
1,175,797
FIFA 17 (PS3)
Electronic Arts, Sports
14 1,175,797 1,175,797
54
1,163,119
Titanfall 2 (PS4)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
10 1,163,119 1,163,119
55
1,156,613
The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD (WiiU)
Nintendo, Action
44 1,156,613 1,156,613
56
2,290,639
Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Siege (PS4)
Ubisoft, Shooter
57 1,148,049 2,290,639
57
1,097,876
Minecraft (WiiU)
Microsoft Game Studios, Misc
29 1,097,876 1,097,876
58
1,076,426
Kirby: Planet Robobot (3DS)
Nintendo, Action
36 1,076,426 1,076,426
59
1,062,236
EA Sports UFC 2 (PS4)
Electronic Arts, Sports
42 1,062,236 1,062,236
60
4,077,814
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt (PS4)
Namco Bandai Games, Role-Playing
85 1,059,868 4,077,814
61
1,044,298
Titanfall 2 (XOne)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
10 1,044,298 1,044,298
62
4,363,657
Fallout 4 (XOne)
Bethesda Softworks, Role-Playing
60 1,021,272 4,363,657
63
1,017,937
MLB 16: The Show (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Action
40 1,017,937 1,017,937
64
986,820
Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens (PS4)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
27 986,820 986,820
65
959,121
Watch Dogs 2 (XOne)
Ubisoft, Action
7 959,121 959,121
66
958,360
Street Fighter V (PS4)
Capcom, Fighting
46 958,360 958,360
67
946,206
Far Cry: Primal (XOne)
Ubisoft, Action
45 946,206 946,206
68
3,918,347
NBA 2K16 (PS4)
Take-Two Interactive, Sports
66 940,190 3,918,347
69
924,055
The Last Guardian (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Action
4 924,055 924,055
70
916,289
Dragon Ball: Xenoverse 2 (PS4)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
10 916,289 916,289
71
908,127
Doom (2016) (XOne)
Bethesda Softworks, Shooter
34 908,127 908,127
72
3,377,163
The Sims 4 (PC)
Electronic Arts, Simulation
122 895,822 3,377,163
73
890,554
WWE 2K17 (PS4)
Take-Two Interactive, Sports
12 890,554 890,554
74
888,704
Just Dance 2017 (Wii)
Ubisoft, Misc
10 888,704 888,704
75
880,100
Farming Simulator 17 (PC)
Focus Home Interactive, Simulation
10 880,100 880,100
76
9,473,037
Minecraft (X360)
Microsoft Game Studios, Misc
187 868,865 9,473,037
77
9,690,947
Animal Crossing: New Leaf (3DS)
Nintendo, Simulation
217 852,589 9,690,947
78
3,393,475
Monster Hunter X (3DS)
Capcom, Action
58 851,491 3,393,475
79
849,521
LEGO Marvel's Avengers (PS4)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
49 849,521 849,521
80
2,382,896
Yokai Watch (3DS)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
182 812,592 2,382,896
81
795,272
Final Fantasy XV (XOne)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
5 795,272 795,272
82
789,641
Mafia III (XOne)
Take-Two Interactive, Action
13 789,641 789,641
83
1,473,698
Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Siege (XOne)
Ubisoft, Shooter
57 787,857 1,473,698
84
3,898,808
Batman: Arkham Knight (PS4)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
80 770,709 3,898,808
85
3,283,971
Assassin's Creed Syndicate (PS4)
Ubisoft, Action
63 743,880 3,283,971
86
743,222
Rocket League (PS4)
505 Games, Sports
28 743,222 743,222
87
2,210,145
Minecraft (PSV)
Sony Computer Entertainment Europe, Misc
112 739,041 2,210,145
88
735,219
Paper Mario: Color Splash (WiiU)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
13 735,219 735,219
89
1,973,353
Forza Motorsport 6 (XOne)
Microsoft Game Studios, Racing
68 734,866 1,973,353
90
5,693,786
Minecraft (PS3)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Misc
138 730,157 5,693,786
91
4,542,340
Splatoon (WiiU)
Nintendo, Shooter
84 726,180 4,542,340
92
699,607
Mario Party: Star Rush (3DS)
Nintendo, Misc
13 699,607 699,607
93
4,671,082
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time (3DS)
Nintendo, Action
290 688,392 4,671,082
94
7,395,901
Mario Kart 8 (WiiU)
Nintendo, Racing
136 684,222 7,395,901
95
10,281,612
New Super Mario Bros. 2 (3DS)
Nintendo, Platform
232 678,903 10,281,612
96
1,350,612
Pokemon Super Mystery Dungeon (3DS)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
68 675,679 1,350,612
97
670,481
Quantum Break (XOne)
Microsoft Game Studios, Action
39 670,481 670,481
98
3,238,255
FIFA 16 (XOne)
Electronic Arts, Sports
67 663,663 3,238,255
99
662,744
Overwatch (PC)
Activision, Shooter
32 662,744 662,744
100
5,480,935
Tomodachi Life (3DS)
Nintendo, Simulation
195 656,601 5,480,935

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Global Hardware by Platform

Platform Yearly (change) Total
PS4 17,571,861(+1%) 53,472,006
XOne 8,368,621(-3%) 27,924,386
3DS 7,589,045(+2%) 64,011,975
PSV 2,041,540(-24%) 15,139,905
WiiU 1,160,478(-66%) 13,434,888
PS3 517,916(-61%) 86,788,086
X360 391,737(-58%) 85,754,477
Total 37,641,198(-10%)  

Global Software by Platform

Platform Yearly (change) Total
PS4 145,901,472(+19%) 352,939,313
XOne 67,327,606(+5%) 181,226,308
3DS 51,250,445(+12%) 278,735,645
PS3 23,949,000(-57%) 954,505,455
PC 19,359,931(-11%) N/A
X360 19,045,840(-57%) 978,299,394
WiiU 15,974,177(-41%) 87,438,563
PSV 12,187,766(+6%) 61,021,111
Wii 4,955,813(-53%) 912,123,745
DS 2,317,693(-66%) 802,536,376
PSP 2,077,001(-50%) 294,196,492
Total 364,346,744(-12%)