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This the NPD data for February 2022, which covers the sales for United States. The gaming industry generated $4.384 billion[1].

Overall[]

A total of $295 million for Hardware. This is down 27% from 2021. For video game content, there was a total of $3.908 billion, down 4% from from 2021. For Accessories, there was a total of $180 million, down 7% from 2021.

In terms of hardware, the market is still supply-constrained. The Switch is best-selling platform in terms of both units and dollars, followed by the Xbox Series in second for both. Despite this, the Playstation 5 still leads the year in dollar sales but, the Switch leads in units.

In terms of software, Elden Ring debut strongly. It had the second highest launch month sales for a title in the last 12 months, only behind Call of Duty: Vanguard. Horizon: Forbidden West was also big, setting a launch month record for Playstation 5 despite being a cross-gen game. Total War: Warhammer III was exclusive to PC but it still ranked 5th for the month and 2nd on Steam, behind Elden Ring. The title was also featured on PC Game Pass. However, in the mobile space, spending was down 2.5%, marking the first year-over-year decline since the start of the pandemic

Lists[]

*means no Digital Data

** means no data from certain storefronts such as Battle.net

Overall Top 20[]

  1. Elden Ring
  2. Horizon: Forbidden West
  3. Pokémon Legends: Arceus*
  4. Dying Light 2: Stay Human*
  5. Total War: Warhammer III
  6. Call of Duty: Vanguard
  7. Madden NFL 22
  8. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe*
  9. FIFA 22
  10. Minecraft
  11. Marvel's Spider-Man: Miles Morales
  12. Mario Party Superstars*
  13. Animal Crossing: New Horizons*
  14. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate*
  15. Call of Duty: Black Ops: Cold War
  16. Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy*
  17. NBA 2K22*
  18. Pokémon: Brilliant Diamond/Shining Pearl*
  19. Far Cry 6
  20. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild*

Best Selling Games of 2022 so Far[]

  1. Elden Ring
  2. Pokémon Legends: Arceus*
  3. Horizon II: Forbidden West
  4. Call of Duty: Vanguard
  5. Madden NFL 22
  6. Dying Light 2: Stay Human*
  7. Monster Hunter Rise
  8. Total War: Warhammer III
  9. God of War (2018)
  10. Marvel's Spider-Man: Miles Morales
  11. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe*
  12. FIFA 22
  13. Minecraft
  14. Mario Party Superstars*
  15. Animal Crossing: New Horizons*
  16. Pokémon: Brilliant Diamond/Shining Pearl*
  17. Far Cry 6
  18. NBA 2K22*
  19. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate*
  20. Battlefield 2042

Best Selling Games over the Past 12 Months[]

  1. Call of Duty: Vanguard
  2. Madden NFL 22
  3. Call of Duty: Black Ops: Cold War
  4. Pokémon: Brilliant Diamond/Shining Pearl*
  5. Elden Ring
  6. Battlefield 2042
  7. Far Cry 6
  8. Mario Kart 8*
  9. Resident Evil: Village
  10. FIFA 22

Switch[]

There is no digital data for Nintendo-published games

  1. Pokémon Legends Arceus*
  2. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe*
  3. Mario Party Superstars*
  4. Animal Crossing: New Horizons*
  5. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate*
  6. Pokémon: Brilliant Diamond/Shining Pearl*
  7. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild*
  8. Super Mario 3D World*
  9. Just Dance 2022
  10. New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe

Playstation[]

  1. Horizon II: Forbidden West
  2. Elden Ring
  3. Dying Light 2: Stay Human*
  4. Call of Duty: Vanguard
  5. Madden NFL 22
  6. Marvel's Spider-Man: Miles Morales
  7. FIFA 22
  8. Ghost of Tsushima
  9. Call of Duty: Black Ops: Cold War
  10. NBA 2K22*

Xbox[]

  1. Elden Ring
  2. Call of Duty: Vanguard
  3. Dying Light 2: Stay Human*
  4. Madden NFL 22
  5. Call of Duty: Black Ops: Cold War
  6. Forza Horizon 5
  7. Halo: Infinite
  8. FIFA 22
  9. Assassin's Creed: Valhalla
  10. Far Cry 6

Mobile[]

  1. Candy Crush Saga
  2. Roblox
  3. Coin Master
  4. Genshin Impact
  5. Garena Free Fire
  6. Evony: The King's Return
  7. Clash of Clans
  8. Pokémon GO
  9. Homescapes
  10. Royal Match

References[]



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