Top 10 Best-Selling Wii U Games in 2015 - SalesWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 19 February 2016 / 35,257 Views
Today we take a look at the top 10 best-selling games for yet another platform. Last week we looked at the top 10 best-selling Xbox One games in 2015 and the week before that the PlayStation 4. This week it's the turn of Nintendo's sixth home console, the Wii U.
The Wii U in 2015 sold 3.55 million units, a two percent decrease year-over-year, to bring its lifetime sales to 12.47 million units. 28.23 million games were sold at retail on the Wii U in 2015 and has now sold 71.95 million games lifetime.
The Wii U proved most successful in the US, but also sold an alright amount in Europe and Japan. It sold 1.41 million units in Europe, 917,083 units in Europe, and 848,856 units in Japan.
Six games for the console in 2015 managed to sell over one million units and three games sold more than two million units. Below we've compiled a list of the 10 best-selling Wii U games:
10th. Kirby and the Rainbow Curse - 0.46 Million
9th. Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker - 0.62 Million
8th. Xenoblade Chronicles X - 0.72 Million
7th. Super Mario 3D World - 0.94 Million
6th. Yoshi's Woolly World - 1.13 Million
5th. Mario Party 10 - 1.39 Million
4th. Super Smash Bros. for Wii U - 1.79 Million
3rd. Mario Kart 8 - 2.28 Million
2nd. Super Mario Maker - 2.68 Million
1st. Splatoon - 4.04 Million
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 and Twitch channel dedicated to gaming Let's Plays and tutorials. You can contact the author at email@example.com or on Twitter @TrunksWD.