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This the NPD data for January 2022, which covers the sales for United States. The gaming industry generated $4.684 billion[1].


A total of $390 million for Hardware. This is down 4% from 2020. For video game content, there was a total of $4.109 billion, up 22% from from 2020. For Accessories, there was a total of $185 million, down 15% from 2020.

In terms of hardware, the Playstation 5 was higher in both units and dollar sales with the Xbox Series in second for both. The Switch was in third for the first time since these consoles launched. The hardware revenue total is the highest since 2009.[2]

In terms of software, Pokémon Legends: Arceus topped the charts. Monster Hunter Rise and God of War returned to the top ten due to their respective Steam launches during the month. Marvel's Spider-Man: Miles Morales has maintain its presence in the charts and it is now the 3rd highest in lifetime dollar sales for a Sony title, behind the original Marvel's Spider-Man and 2018's God of War.


*means no Digital Data

** means no data from certain storefronts such as

Overall Top 20[]

  1. Pokémon Legends: Arceus*
  2. Call of Duty: Vanguard
  3. Monster Hunter Rise
  4. Madden NFL 22
  5. God of War (2018)
  6. Marvel's Spider-Man: Miles Morales
  7. FIFA 22
  8. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe*
  9. Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Extraction
  10. Battlefield 2042
  11. Pokémon: Brilliant Diamond/Shining Pearl*
  12. Far Cry 6
  13. Minecraft
  14. NBA 2K22*
  15. Mario Party Superstars*
  16. Animal Crossing: New Horizons*
  17. Forza Horizon 5
  18. Halo: Infinite
  19. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate*
  20. Call of Duty: Black Ops: Cold War

Best Selling Games over the Past 12 Months[]


There is no digital data for Nintendo-published games

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


  1. Call of Duty: Vanguard
  2. Marvel's Spider-Man: Miles Morales
  3. Madden NFL 22
  4. FIFA 22
  5. Rainbow Six: Extraction
  6. Ghost of Tsushima
  7. Marvel's Spider-Man
  8. Battlefield 2042
  9. NBA 2K22*
  10. Far Cry 6


  1. Call of Duty: Vanguard
  2. Madden NFL 22
  3. Far Cry 6
  4. Battlefield 2042
  5. Halo: Infinite
  6. Forza Horizon 5
  7. Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Extraction
  8. NBA 2K22*
  9. FIFA 22
  10. Call of Duty: Black Ops: Cold War


  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


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