What are the top 10 bestselling video games in America, Japan and Europe this week? Thanks to Amazon online sales data here are the video games that are the hottest worldwide right now.
What follows is a listing of the Top 10 bestsellers per region, for all systems combined.
North America’s Top 10 Games:
1. Bravely Default (3DS)
2. Grand Theft Auto V (PS3)
3. Grand Theft Auto V (Xbox 360)
4. Call of Duty: Ghosts (PS4)
5. Call of Duty: Ghosts (Xbox One)
6. The Last of Us (PS3)
7. Call of Duty: Ghosts (Xbox 360)
8. Pokemon X (3DS)
9. Beyond: Two Souls (PS3)
10. Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition (Xbox 360)
After the well-received debut of Bravely Default on the 3DS last year in Japan, Europe & Australia, with Famitsu magazine calling it “a supreme game”. Now America & Canada have finally received Square Enix’s next big handheld RPG series. I say series, because Bravely Second has already been confirmed for 3DS!
Here’s the Bravely Default commercial that’s airing on U.S. TV.
Japan’s Top 10 Games:
1. Dragon Quest Monsters 2: Iru and Luca’s Marvelous Mysterious Key (3DS)
2. Kirby: Triple Deluxe (3DS)
3. Yokai Watch (3DS)
4. Grand Theft Auto V (PS3)
5. Puzzle & Dragons Z (3DS)
6. Animal Crossing: New Leaf (3DS)
7. Monster Hunter 4 (3DS)
8. Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze (Wii U)
9. Diablo III (PS3)
10. Pokemon X (3DS)
Dragon Warrior Monsters 2 was originally released back in 2001 on the GameBoy Color. Square Enix has remade the game for 3DS with 3D graphics, while adding both stories, new costumes, dancing ability, weapon forging, StreetPass for end-game World-Keys exchanging, and after beating the game you’ll also get additional breeding mechanics like making Slime & Giga bodies.
Check out the Japanese Dragon Quest Monsters 2 TV commercial.
Europe’s Top 10 Games:
1. Grand Theft Auto V (PS3)
2. Grand Theft Auto V (Xbox 360)
3. Call of Duty: Ghosts (Xbox 360)
4. The Lego Movie Videogame – Western Emmet Minifigure Edition (Xbox 360)
5. Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition (Xbox 360)
6. Call of Duty: Ghosts (PS3)
7. FIFA 14 (Xbox 360)
8. Lego Marvel Super Heroes (Xbox 360)
9. The Lego Movie Videogame (Xbox 360)
10. FIFA 14 (PS3)
At the launch of the popular open world game in September 2013, Rockstar Games shipped out a total of 29 million copies of Grand Theft Auto V to stores worldwide!
Here’s the Grand Theft Auto V TV commercial.
Worldwide Top Games Per System:
- Bravely Default stays atop the 3DS chart.
- Grand Theft Auto V is #1 on the Xbox 360 & PS3 charts.
- Call of Duty: Ghosts re-appears on the PS4, Xbox One & PC charts.
- New Super Mario Bros. Wii keeps jumping to first place on the Wii chart.
- The Lego Movie Videogame debuts on the Wii U chart.
- Pokemon Black Version 2 catches the #1 spot on the DS chart.
- DanganRonpa: Trigger Happy Havoc debuts at #1 on the PS Vita chart.
- Lastly, The Sims 3: Island Paradise is on top of the Mac chart.