Feb. 2019 NPD - Top 10 software sales, industry-wide figures, and more (Switch #1 hardware)

Two months in a row, baby!

Here's the full rundown of information for video games sales in the U.S. for Feb. 2019. Take a look at how Nintendo did, as well as stats for the full industry!

Feb. 2019 overall stats

Total: $1.047 billion (Up 4% from $1.007 billion in February 2018)
Hardware: $277 million (Down 12% from $316 million)
PC and console software: $457 million (Up 15% compared to $397 million)
Accessories: $313 million (Up 6% from $294 million)

Hardware & Accessories

- Nintendo generated its highest February month hardware dollar sales since February 2011
- Nintendo reached the highest year-to-date dollar sales for Nintendo-produced hardware since 2011.
- Switch is the best-selling hardware platform of February, and 2019 year to date
- Nintendo controller sales increased nearly 80 percent in the month of February
- Nintendo controller sales are now up approximately 90 percent year to date


Top 20 (physical + digital)

1. Anthem
2. Jump Force
3. Kingdom Hearts III
4. Far Cry New Dawn
5. Red Dead Redemption II
6. Resident Evil 2 2019
7. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate*
8. Metro: Exodus^
9. NBA 2K19
10. Call of Duty: Black Ops IIII^
11. New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe*
12. Mario Kart 8*
13. Grand Theft Auto V
14. Assassin's Creed: Odyssey
15. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild*
16. Minecraft#
17. Super Mario Party*
18. Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Siege
19. Madden NFL 19^
20. Marvel's Spider-Man

* Digital sales not included
^ PC digital sales not included
# Minecraft sales include all physical & digital on PlayStation and Xbox platforms

Top 10 best selling titles (Year to Date 2019)

1. Kingdom Hearts III
2. Anthem^
3. Resident Evil 2 2019
4. Jump Force
5. Red Dead Redemption II
6. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate*
7. Call of Duty: Black Ops IIII^
8. New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe*
9. NBA 2K19
10. Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown

Top 10 Switch titles

1. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
2. New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe
3. Mario Kart 8
4. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
5. Super Mario Party
6. Super Mario Odyssey
7. Pokemon: Lets Go Pikachu
8. Pokemon: Lets Go Eevee
9. Splatoon 2
10. Minecraft

Top 10 3DS titles

1. Yo-Kai Watch 3
2. Etrian Odyssey: Nexus
3. Mario & Luigi: Bowser’s Inside Story + Bowser Jr’s Journey
4. Pokemon: Ultra Sun
5. Pokemon: Ultra Moon
6. The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask 3D
7. Super Smash Bros.
8. Super Mario Maker
9. Mario Kart 7 10. Super Mario 3D Land

Categories: Top Stories, Consoles
Tags: 3ds, eshop, switch


A bad month for third parties on Switch. Still no Netflix. Still no MP3 player. Nintendo is canceled. Buy a PSP Go.

Doomed I tells ya, Doooooooommmmeeed.

I wonder if the charts will get revised once everyone returns Anthem.



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