Top 10 Bestselling Video Games Worldwide in Week 33, 2013

17 August 2013
Posted by:
Mario & Luigi: Dream Team Bros. Bowser joke

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.

  • Watch The Latest Gaming News:

  • North America’s Top 10 Games:

      1. Tomb Raider (Xbox 360)
      2. Tomb Raider (PS3)
      3. Halo 4 (Xbox 360)
      4. Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition (Xbox 360)
      5. Mario & Luigi: Dream Team (3DS)
      6. The Last of Us (PS3)
      7. Payday 2 (Xbox 360)
      8. Animal Crossing: New Leaf (3DS)
      9. Just Dance 4 (Wii)
      10. Dragon’s Crown (PS3)

    Square Enix launched the Crystal Dynamics-developed Tomb Raider reboot worldwide half a year ago. Widely acclaimed as a breath of fresh air for the franchise, 3.4 million fans have been flocking to the action-adventure platforming title ever since.

    Here’s the Tomb Raider TV commercial starring none other than Lara Croft.

    Japan’s Top 10 Games:

      1. Mario & Luigi: Dream Team (3DS)
      2. Disney Magic Castle: My Happy Life (3DS)
      3. Friend Collection: New Life (3DS)
      4. Animal Crossing: New Leaf (3DS)
      5. The Last of Us (PS3)
      6. Danganronpa: Academy of Hope and High School Students of Despair – Best of PSP Edition (PSP)
      7. Pikmin 2: New Play Control! (Wii)
      8. Dragon’s Crown (PS3)
      9. Brothers Conflict: Passion Pink – Limited Edition (PSP)
      10. Super Danganronpa 2: Farewell Despair Academy – Limited Edition (PSP)

    “Mario & Luigi RPG4: Dream Adventure” launched on 3DS in Japan last month after Europe/Australia’s release as “Mario & Luigi: Dream Team Bros.” prior, while America/Canada had to wait a month. After 4 years in development at the ex-Squaresoft staffed studio AlphaDream (run by former Squaresoft president Tetsuo Mizuno) fans can jump into a new portable role-playing adventure.

    Watch the female-Luigi-fied “Mario & Luigi RPG4” TV commercials airing in Japan right now.

    Europe’s Top 10 Games:

      1. Payday 2 (Xbox 360)
      2. Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition (Xbox 360)
      3. The Last Of Us (PS3)
      4. Animal Crossing: New Leaf (3DS)
      5. Payday 2 (PS3)
      6. Call of Duty: Black Ops II (Xbox 360)
      7. Tomb Raider (Xbox 360)
      8. FIFA 13 (Xbox 360)
      9. The Sims 3: Island Paradise (PC/Mac)
      10. Call of Duty: Black Ops II (PS3)

    Players can don the masks of the original PAYDAY crew – Dallas, Hoxton, Wolf and Chains – as they descend on Washington DC for an epic crime spree.

    Check out the 4-part Payday 2 web series.

    To recap the top games per system:

    • Mario and Luigi: Dream Team is at numero uno on the 3DS & global charts.
    • Tomb Raider returns atop the Xbox 360 & PS3 charts.
    • Just Dance 4 keeps swinging on 1st place on the Wii chart.
    • Guild Wars 2 returns on the PC chart.
    • Pikmin 3 debuts in the Wii U chart.
    • Dragon’s Crown again stays at #1 on the PS Vita chart.
    • Pokemon Black & White Version 2 get caught at #1 on the DS chart.
    • Lastly, The Sims 3: Island Paradise appears on the Mac chart.

    Sales data collected from Amazon’s US, JPN (PC) & UK / DE / FR websites.

    What video games are you playing this weekend? Any of these?


  • Wallpaper Gallery Slider

    Grand Theft Auto 5 Wallpaper

    Grand Theft Auto 5 Wallpapers

    The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Wallpaper

    Zelda: Breath of the Wild Wallpapers

    Metal Gear Survive Wallpaper

    Metal Gear Survive Wallpapers

    DmC: Devil May Cry Angels Wallpaper

    Devil May Cry Wallpapers

    Mortal Kombat X Wallpaper

    Mortal Kombat X Wallpapers

    Dragon Ball Xenoverse Wallpaper

    Dragon Ball XV Wallpapers

    Metal Gear Solid 5 Wallpaper

    Metal Gear Solid 5 Wallpapers

    The Witcher 3 Wallpaper

    The Witcher 3 Wallpapers

  • About the author

    Ferry Groenendijk By Ferry Groenendijk: He is the founder and editor of Video Games Blogger. He loved gaming from the moment he got a Nintendo with Super Mario Bros. on his 8th birthday. Learn more about him here and connect with him on Twitter, Facebook and at Google+.

    • Nicolas Fournier

      hello, i want to see the other position, after top 10. Where did you find this top 10 selling ? Amazon website ? Thank you very much !!

    • Hi there. Yes, you’re right, it’s simply taken from the Amazon charts I’ve linked to at the bottom of the article. If you click on there, you can see the top 100 per region for that day. I put the averages together to get a weekly overview for the three major regions.

    • Nicolas Fournier

      Oh nice thank you !

    • Popular Galleries

      Morrigan Aensland Cosplay

      Morrigan's Cosplay

      Uncharted 4 Cosplay

      Uncharted 4 Cosplay

      Assassin’s Creed Liberation Cosplay

      Assassins Cosplay

      BioShock Infinite Cosplay

      BioShock Cosplay

      Queen of Blades Cosplay

      Queen of Blades Cosplay

      Kasumi Cosplay

      Kasumi Cosplay from DOA

      Chun-Li Cosplay

      Chun-Li Cosplay

      Bayonetta Cosplay

      Bayonetta Cosplay

      Quiet Cosplay

      Quiet Cosplay

      Life Is Strange Cosplay

      Life Is Strange Cosplay

      15 Fairy Tale Ideas for The Wolf Among Us Season 2

      15 Fairy Tale Ideas for TWAU

      Lilith Cosplay

      Lilith Borderlands Cosplay

      Samus Aran Zero Suit Cosplay

      Top 3 Best Samus Cosplays

      Cortana Model In Halo 4

      Cortana's Halo Series Evolution

      Portal 3 Cosplay

      Portal 3 Aperture Science Cosplay

      Injustice Gods Among Us Characters List

      Injustice Characters List

      Ibuki Cosplay

      Ibuki Street Fighter Cosplay

      Prince of Persia Cosplay

      Prince of Persia Cosplay

      Zelda and Link Cosplay

      Zelda & Link Cosplay

      Yuna & Tidus Cosplay

      Yuna & Tidus Cosplay

      Funny Original 151 Pokemon Art Gallery

      151 Pokemon Art

      Ada Wong Cosplay

      Ada Wong Cosplay

    • Recent Comments

    • Latest Poll

    • Archives