Splatoon continues to exceed expectation with another stellar performance for the month of June. For the month of June, Splatoon has moved an additional 290,000 units according to GameSpot. The good performance of Splatoon follows the news that the title has shipped over one million units world wide.
GameSpot also reports that Mario Kart 8 has surpassed 2 million units in the United states. Impressively, Mario Kart 8 has taken a little over a year to surpass the
In other news, product research firm – NPD – has shared the top 10 best selling video games in the United States. Unsurprisingly, Splatoon has taken the number 5 spot, which is quite impressive seeing as it is the only single format title in the top 10.
As for hardware, the Wii U and 3DS combined is 20% up year-over-year. The 3DS in particular is 40% up year-over-year. Although nothing too impressive, Nintendo has at least gained some momentum.
You can view the top 10 sellers below.
- Batman: Arkham Knight (PS4, XBO, PC)
- The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited (XBO, PS4, PC)
- Lego: Jurassic World (360, XBO, PS4, PS3, 3DS, Wii U, PC)
- The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt (PS4, XBO, PC)
- Splatoon (Wii U)
- Minecraft (360, PS3, XBO, PS4)
- Grand Theft Auto V (XBO, PS4, 360, PS3, PC)
- Mortal Kombat X (PS4, XBO)
- NBA 2K15 (360, PS4, XBO, PS3, PC)
- Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare (XBO, PS4, 360, PS3, PC)