Top 10 Bestselling Video Games Worldwide in Week 16, 2014

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. Titanfall (Xbox 360)
    2. Grand Theft Auto V (Xbox 360)
    3. Borderlands 2: Game of the Year Edition (Xbox 360)
    4. Borderlands 2: Game of the Year Edition (PS3)
    5. Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition (Xbox 360)
    6. Grand Theft Auto V (PS3)
    7. Xbox One Console – Titanfall Bundle (Xbox One)
    8. Call of Duty: Ghosts (Xbox 360)
    9. Yoshi’s New Island (3DS)
    10. inFAMOUS: Second Son – Limited Edition (PS4)

“Standby for Titanfall!” The successful Xbox One & PC first-person shooter (FPS) with mechs and aerial free running has made its way to Xbox 360 gamers. The game has been received with positive reviews as the first next-gen FPS.

Watch the “Life is Better With a Titan” extended Titanfall TV spot:

Japan’s Top 10 Games:

    1. Yokai Watch (3DS)
    2. Monster Hunter 4 (3DS)
    3. Samurai Warriors 4 – Limited Edition (PS3)
    4. Mario Party: Island Tour (3DS)
    5. 3rd Super Robot Wars Z: Time Prison Chapter (PS Vita)
    6. Grand Theft Auto V (PS3)
    7. 3rd Super Robot Wars Z: Time Prison Chapter (PS3)
    8. Dark Souls II – Limited Edition (PS3)
    9. Kirby Triple Deluxe (3DS)
    10. Girls Mode: Selfish Fashion – Tokimeki Up Declaration Greedy! (3DS)

The manga / game / anime franchise Youkai Watch was created 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. Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition (Xbox 360)
    2. New Super Mario Bros. 2 (3DS)
    3. FIFA 14 (Xbox 360)
    4. EA Sports 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil (Xbox 360)
    5. Grand Theft Auto V (Xbox 360)
    6. Titanfall (Xbox 360)
    7. Xbox One Titanfall Bundle (Xbox One)
    8. FIFA 14 (PS3)
    9. South Park: The Stick of Truth (Xbox 360)
    10. Plants Vs Zombies: Garden Warfare (Xbox 360)

Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition recently reached its 12 million copies sold milestone! It’s quickly catching up with the PC’s 14 million players, and let’s not forget about the 1 million new PS3 players. Although it’s nowhere near the massive 21 million Minecraft Pocket Edition players!

After such success it’s no surprise that Warner Bros.’s The Lego Movie team has bought the rights to make a Minecraft Movie.

Watch the Minecraft on Xbox 360 launch video here:

Worldwide Top Games Per System:

  • Titanfall debuts at #1 on the Xbox 360 chart & still tops the Xbox One chart.
  • Borderlands 2: Game of the Year Edition comes in at #1 on the PS3 chart.
  • Yoshi’s New Island keeps flutter-jumping to the top of the 3DS chart.
  • inFAMOUS: Second Son returns at #1 on the PS4 chart.
  • Donkey Kong Country Tropical Freeze is back on the Wii U chart.
  • The Elder Scrolls Online stays high on the PC & Mac charts.
  • Just Dance 2014 keeps jumping to first place on the Wii chart.
  • Pokemon Black & White Version 2 catches the #1 spot on the DS chart.
  • Lastly, Conception II: Children of the Seven Stars debuts at #1 on the PS Vita chart.

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

What video games have you played this weekend? Any of these?