There is still time to find the perfect gift for the holidays! The leading online marketplace recently revealed its best selling Amazon games 2016.
Best Selling Amazon Games 2016
Pokémon Sun, Pokémon Moon, and Final Fantasy 15 made it to the top of the charts this year. The sales figures were not revealed in the report, but the titles that made it to the list have been anticipated to break records this year.
Pokémon Sun and Moon have set a benchmark for Nintendo as one of the fastest selling game in the US. Meanwhile, Final Fantasy 15 raked in a shipment of 5 million copies worldwide. However, the exact sales figures were not revealed.
Other games that made it to the top 20 best selling Amazon games 2016 are Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End for PS4, Madden NFL 17 Standard Edition, and the Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim Special Edition for PS4.
Meanwhile, the non inclusion of Call of Duty came as a surprise for critics. The classic remastered shooting video game was expected to be in the best selling video games list this year. However, the game still made it to National Purchase Diary’s report last November 26. Here is the full list:
Top Games In The US From October 30 – November 26
- Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare
- Battlefield 1
- Pokemon Sun
- Pokemon Moon
- Titanfall 2
- NBA 2K17
- Madden NFL 17
- Watch Dogs 2
- Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
- FIFA 17
The NPD Group, Inc also known as National Purchase Diary is a market research company that looks into market information and advisory research to companies. Moreover, they use checkout tracking and purchasing behavior recorded by retailers to provide the most accurate data based on a given genre.
Other Games In The List
Other video game market products that made it to Amazon’s bestseller list are PlayStation gift cards, PlayStation Plus membership plans, and Xbox One wireless controllers, among others. It seems the sales charts rallies some of the most sought after products offered by Sony. Meanwhile, Nintendo accessories and Xbox gift cards also made it to the Top 20 list.
2016 has been quite a big year for the gaming industry. Gamers can expect that 2017 will be just as exciting with the release of some classics, and new games as they ring in a fresh set of 365 days of fun. Stay tuned to Video Games Republic for the latest in video games, tech and more.