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. South Park: The Stick of Truth (PS3)
2. South Park: The Stick of Truth (Xbox 360)
3. South Park: The Stick of Truth (PC)
4. Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition (Xbox 360)
5. Call of Duty: Ghosts (Xbox 360)
6. Grand Theft Auto V (Xbox 360)
7. Call of Duty: Ghosts (PS4)
8. Need for Speed: Rivals (PS4)
9. Killzone: Shadow Fall (PS4)
10. Football Manager 2014 (PC)
South Park: The Stick of Truth is the long-awaited RPG game with a season-length of South Park TV show episodes in it! The South Park creators — Trey Parker and Matt Stone — wrote the game’s script, oversaw its development over the years, and of course provided the voices of the characters.
Watch the South Park: The Stick of Truth TV spot here:
Japan’s Top 10 Games:
1. Yokai Watch (3DS)
2. Harvest Moon: Linking the New World (3DS)
3. Grand Theft Auto V (PS3)
4. Kirby: Triple Deluxe (3DS)
5. Dragon Quest Monsters 2: Iru and Luca’s Marvelous Mysterious Key (3DS)
6. Monster Hunter 4 (3DS)
7. Soul Sacrifice Delta (PS Vita)
8. Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster (PS3)
9. Yakuza Restoration! – Includes Bonus Soundtrack CD & DLC Code Coupon (PS3)
10. Poetry: You pray to Arno Lesage-born star Izuru (PS3)
The manga / game / anime franchise Youkai Watch was greated by game developer Level-5 to great success. The Nintendo 3DS game that’s still popular in Japan half a year after release, as it’s topping the charts again this week. Good news! The RPG game’s English version was recently confirmed to be coming to America in 2014!
Check out the new Yokai Watch game’s TV commercial:
Europe’s Top 10 Games:
1. South Park: The Stick of Truth (Xbox 360)
2. South Park: The Stick of Truth (PS3)
3. Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition (Xbox 360)
4. Plants Vs Zombies: Garden Warfare (Xbox 360)
5. Grand Theft Auto V (Xbox 360)
6. The Lego Movie: Videogame (Xbox 360)
7. Lego Marvel Super Heroes (Xbox 360)
8. Call of Duty: Ghosts (Xbox 360)
9. FIFA 14 (Xbox 360)
10. Grand Theft Auto V (PS3)
Worldwide Top Games Per System:
- South Park: The Stick of Truth debuts at #1 on the PS3, Xbox 360 & PC charts.
- Call of Duty: Ghosts re-appears on the PS4 & Xbox One chart.
- Pokemon X stays atop the 3DS chart.
- Donkey Kong Country Tropical Freeze debuts on the Wii U chart.
- Just Dance 2014 keeps jumping to first place on the Wii chart.
- The Sims 3: Pets is on top of the Mac chart.
- Pokemon Black & White Version 2 catches the #1 spot on the DS chart.
- Lastly, Persona 4 Golden stays at #1 on the PS Vita chart.