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
8,381,606
Pokemon Sun/Moon (3DS)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
3 8,381,606 8,381,606
2
8,113,432
FIFA 17 (PS4)
Electronic Arts, Sports
10 8,113,432 8,113,432
3
5,922,863
Uncharted 4: A Thief's End (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Shooter
30 5,922,863 5,922,863
4
4,882,298
Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare (PS4)
Activision, Shooter
5 4,882,298 4,882,298
5
4,470,602
Battlefield 1 (PS4)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
7 4,470,602 4,470,602
6
14,698,973
Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 (PS4)
Activision, Shooter
57 3,958,390 14,698,973
7
3,886,460
Tom Clancy's The Division (PS4)
Ubisoft, Shooter
39 3,886,460 3,886,460
8
12,852,366
Grand Theft Auto V (PS4)
Take-Two Interactive, Action
107 3,157,266 12,852,366
9
2,818,207
FIFA 17 (XOne)
Electronic Arts, Sports
10 2,818,207 2,818,207
10
2,641,962
Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare (XOne)
Activision, Shooter
5 2,641,962 2,641,962
11
2,591,242
Battlefield 1 (XOne)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
7 2,591,242 2,591,242
12
2,390,475
Final Fantasy XV (PS4)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
1 2,390,475 2,390,475
13
2,301,427
Far Cry: Primal (PS4)
Ubisoft, Action
41 2,301,427 2,301,427
14
2,282,146
Overwatch (PS4)
Activision, Shooter
28 2,282,146 2,282,146
15
2,204,119
Tom Clancy's The Division (XOne)
Ubisoft, Shooter
39 2,204,119 2,204,119
16
2,029,966
NBA 2K17 (PS4)
Take-Two Interactive, Sports
12 2,029,966 2,029,966
17
1,895,131
Mafia III (PS4)
Take-Two Interactive, Action
9 1,895,131 1,895,131
18
1,857,436
Madden NFL 17 (PS4)
Electronic Arts, Sports
15 1,857,436 1,857,436
19
11,766,307
Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire (3DS)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
107 1,799,658 11,766,307
20
1,710,572
No Man's Sky (PS4)
Hello Games, Action
17 1,710,572 1,710,572
21
1,675,338
Dark Souls III (PS4)
Namco Bandai Games, Role-Playing
37 1,675,338 1,675,338
22
1,668,114
Ratchet & Clank (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Platform
34 1,668,114 1,668,114
23
8,577,304
FIFA 16 (PS4)
Electronic Arts, Sports
63 1,620,382 8,577,304
24
1,537,167
Gears of War 4 (XOne)
Microsoft Game Studios, Shooter
8 1,537,167 1,537,167
25
1,530,270
Doom (PS4)
Bethesda Softworks, Shooter
30 1,530,270 1,530,270
26
1,517,092
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (PS4)
Bethesda Softworks, Role-Playing
6 1,517,092 1,517,092
27
8,056,958
Star Wars: Battlefront (2015) (PS4)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
55 1,511,060 8,056,958
28
7,257,579
Fallout 4 (PS4)
Bethesda Softworks, Role-Playing
56 1,451,100 7,257,579
29
1,430,208
Watch Dogs 2 (PS4)
Ubisoft, Action
3 1,430,208 1,430,208
30
5,556,640
Grand Theft Auto V (XOne)
Take-Two Interactive, Action
107 1,402,830 5,556,640
31
7,407,363
Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 (XOne)
Activision, Shooter
57 1,376,959 7,407,363
32
3,323,825
Gears of War (XOne)
Microsoft Game Studios, Shooter
67 1,369,743 3,323,825
33
1,336,605
Yokai Watch 3 (3DS)
Level 5, Action
21 1,336,605 1,336,605
34
1,298,677
Madden NFL 17 (XOne)
Electronic Arts, Sports
15 1,298,677 1,298,677
35
4,389,849
Minecraft: PlayStation 4 Edition (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment America, Misc
114 1,285,529 4,389,849
36
14,537,765
Pokemon X/Pokemon Y (3DS)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
165 1,274,973 14,537,765
37
1,265,880
Forza Horizon 3 (XOne)
Microsoft Game Studios, Racing
10 1,265,880 1,265,880
38
1,707,903
Fire Emblem Fates: Black Kingdom / White Kingdom (3DS)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
76 1,200,567 1,707,903
39
1,166,390
Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 (PS4)
Namco Bandai Games, Fighting
44 1,166,390 1,166,390
40
1,130,558
Overwatch (XOne)
Activision, Shooter
28 1,130,558 1,130,558
41
1,108,652
NBA 2K17 (XOne)
Take-Two Interactive, Sports
12 1,108,652 1,108,652
42
4,671,342
Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Action
61 1,103,168 4,671,342
43
2,232,461
Rainbow Six: Siege (PS4)
Ubisoft, Shooter
53 1,089,871 2,232,461
44
4,527,284
Halo 5: Guardians (XOne)
Microsoft Game Studios, Shooter
58 1,070,999 4,527,284
45
1,064,784
Rise of the Tomb Raider (PS4)
Square Enix, Adventure
8 1,064,784 1,064,784
46
12,748,870
Mario Kart 7 (3DS)
Nintendo, Racing
262 1,060,212 12,748,870
47
1,042,366
The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD (WiiU)
Nintendo, Action
40 1,042,366 1,042,366
48
2,890,747
Minecraft: Xbox One Edition (XOne)
Microsoft Game Studios, Misc
107 1,034,542 2,890,747
49
1,032,494
Pokken Tournament (WiiU)
Namco Bandai Games, Fighting
38 1,032,494 1,032,494
50
962,194
Kirby: Planet Robobot (3DS)
Nintendo, Action
32 962,194 962,194
51
944,989
EA Sports UFC 2 (PS4)
Electronic Arts, Sports
38 944,989 944,989
52
914,062
Street Fighter V (PS4)
Capcom, Fighting
42 914,062 914,062
53
912,941
Titanfall 2 (PS4)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
6 912,941 912,941
54
3,886,447
NBA 2K16 (PS4)
Take-Two Interactive, Sports
62 908,290 3,886,447
55
902,470
MLB 16: The Show (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Action
36 902,470 902,470
56
899,985
Far Cry: Primal (XOne)
Ubisoft, Action
41 899,985 899,985
57
4,043,921
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt (PS4)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Role-Playing
81 889,028 4,043,921
58
4,270,985
Fallout 4 (XOne)
Bethesda Softworks, Role-Playing
56 888,638 4,270,985
59
873,966
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (XOne)
Bethesda Softworks, Role-Playing
6 873,966 873,966
60
3,695,570
Star Wars: Battlefront (2015) (XOne)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
55 823,323 3,695,570
61
811,489
FIFA 17 (PS3)
Electronic Arts, Sports
10 811,489 811,489
62
3,337,933
Monster Hunter X (3DS)
Capcom, Action
54 795,949 3,337,933
63
790,524
Doom (XOne)
Bethesda Softworks, Shooter
30 790,524 790,524
64
789,085
Dragon Ball: Xenoverse 2 (PS4)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
6 789,085 789,085
65
771,985
Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens (PS4)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
23 771,985 771,985
66
765,235
Dishonored 2 (PS4)
Bethesda Softworks, Action
4 765,235 765,235
67
763,740
LEGO Marvel's Avengers (PS4)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
45 763,740 763,740
68
749,202
Minecraft (WiiU)
Microsoft Game Studios, Misc
25 749,202 749,202
69
9,145,196
Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition (X360)
Microsoft Game Studios, Misc
183 739,366 9,145,196
70
4,811,978
The Last of Us Remastered (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment America, Action
123 731,650 4,811,978
71
720,767
Farming Simulator 17 (PC)
Focus Home Interactive, Simulation
6 720,767 720,767
72
2,148,965
Yokai Watch (3DS)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
178 700,155 2,148,965
73
698,425
Titanfall 2 (XOne)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
6 698,425 698,425
74
3,403,030
Assassin's Creed Syndicate (PS4)
Ubisoft, Action
59 678,061 3,403,030
75
1,360,873
Rainbow Six: Siege (XOne)
Ubisoft, Shooter
53 675,032 1,360,873
76
670,971
WWE 2K17 (PS4)
Take-Two Interactive, Sports
8 670,971 670,971
77
653,915
Mafia III (XOne)
Take-Two Interactive, Action
9 653,915 653,915
78
3,111,736
The Sims 4 (PC)
Electronic Arts, Simulation
118 646,226 3,111,736
79
4,012,892
Batman: Arkham Knight (PS4)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
76 641,032 4,012,892
80
3,252,762
FIFA 16 (XOne)
Electronic Arts, Sports
63 639,745 3,252,762
81
634,051
Dragon Quest Monsters Joker 3 (3DS)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
37 634,051 634,051
82
1,269,396
Pokemon Super Mystery Dungeon (3DS)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
64 594,463 1,269,396
83
2,346,119
NBA 2K16 (XOne)
Take-Two Interactive, Sports
62 593,651 2,346,119
84
4,463,704
Splatoon (WiiU)
Nintendo, Shooter
80 592,212 4,463,704
85
1,830,374
Forza Motorsport 6 (XOne)
Microsoft Game Studios, Racing
64 591,887 1,830,374
86
573,320
Overwatch (PC)
Activision, Shooter
28 573,320 573,320
87
568,926
Quantum Break (XOne)
Microsoft Game Studios, Action
35 568,926 568,926
88
9,157,449
Animal Crossing: New Leaf (3DS)
Nintendo, Simulation
213 564,046 9,157,449
89
560,190
Yokai Sangokushi (3DS)
Level 5, Action
36 560,190 560,190
90
5,295,983
Minecraft: PlayStation 3 Edition (PS3)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Misc
134 555,606 5,295,983
91
552,773
Mario & Sonic at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games (3DS)
Nintendo, Action
42 552,773 552,773
92
3,222,235
Super Mario Maker (WiiU)
Nintendo, Platform
65 540,216 3,222,235
93
3,245,359
Madden NFL 16 (PS4)
Electronic Arts, Sports
67 538,443 3,245,359
94
7,146,417
Mario Kart 8 (WiiU)
Nintendo, Racing
132 537,200 7,146,417
95
2,005,385
Minecraft: PlayStation Vita Edition (PSV)
Sony Computer Entertainment America, Misc
108 534,281 2,005,385
96
529,141
Super Mario Maker (3DS)
Nintendo, Platform
1 529,141 529,141
97
2,803,498
Mortal Kombat X (PS4)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Fighting
86 521,806 2,803,498
98
2,520,723
Bloodborne (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Action
89 508,421 2,520,723
99
503,118
Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 (PS4)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
41 503,118 503,118
100
497,863
Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 (XOne)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
41 497,863 497,863

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Global Hardware by Platform

Platform Yearly (change) Total
PS4 12,299,720(-30%) 48,966,865
XOne 5,825,814(-33%) 25,466,579
3DS 5,299,361(-28%) 61,597,091
PSV 1,637,200(-39%) 14,735,565
WiiU 1,361,188(-61%) 13,646,898
PS3 439,544(-67%) 86,709,714
X360 307,438(-67%) 85,670,178
Total 27,170,265(-35%)  

Global Software by Platform

Platform Yearly (change) Total
PS4 118,171,902(-5%) 323,948,843
XOne 49,815,373(-23%) 163,151,806
3DS 38,060,355(-17%) 262,744,692
PS3 19,899,170(-64%) 941,317,798
PC 16,181,087(-26%) N/A
X360 15,110,947(-66%) 971,481,660
WiiU 12,371,080(-54%) 82,959,215
PSV 8,952,609(-22%) 55,228,071
Wii 3,440,454(-67%) 907,661,344
DS 1,953,176(-71%) 800,725,849
PSP 1,619,452(-61%) 291,835,702
Total 285,575,605(-31%)