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Entertainment Industry Top 10 Sellers

Top 10 Selling DVDs and Blu-ray Discs, September 2017

Rank Rank Last Month Title Distributor Genre
1 n/A Wonder Woman (2017) WARNER HOME VIDEO Action/Adventure
2 1 Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017) DISNEY/BUENA VISTA HOME VIDEO Action/Adventure
3 914 Lion King (1994) DISNEY/BUENA VISTA HOME VIDEO Family
4 N/A Mummy (2017) UNIVERSAL HOME ENTERTAINMENT Action/Adventure
5 n/A Transformers: The Last Knight (2017) PARAMOUNT HOME ENTERTAINMENT Action/Adventure
6 n/A Captain Underpants (2017) TWENTIETH CENTURY FOX HOME ENT Family
7 713 Baywatch (2017) PARAMOUNT HOME ENTERTAINMENT Action/Adventure
8 116 Hocus Pocus (1993) DISNEY/BUENA VISTA HOME VIDEO Family
9 3 Alien: Covenant (2017) TWENTIETH CENTURY FOX HOME ENT Science Fiction
10 22 It (1990) WARNER HOME VIDEO Horror

NPD’s U.S. VideoScan service monitors DVD and Blu-ray Sales, based on information collected directly from retailers. These top 10 overall titles are ranked by unit retail sales, as well as the previous month’s ranking when applicable.

Top 10 Selling Video Games (Retail and Digital), August 2017

Rank Rank Last Month Title (Item Rollup) Publisher
2 3 Grand Theft Auto V TAKE 2 INTERACTIVE (CORP)
3 n/a Uncharted: The Lost Legacy SONY (CORP)
4 1 Splatoon 2*** NINTENDO
5 5 The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild*** NINTENDO
6 9 Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Siege UBISOFT
7 7 Mario Kart 8*** NINTENDO
8 n/a Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered ACTIVISION BLIZZARD (CORP)
9 2 Crash Bandicoot: N. Sane Trilogy ACTIVISION BLIZZARD (CORP)

*** No digital sales included in ranking.
^ Battle.net sales not included
NPD’s U.S. top 10 games list, ranked by dollar sales, includes full-game digital sales (from participating publishers) as well as sales for physical formats sold at retail and online across console, PC and portable platforms.

Top 10 Selling Books, September 2017

Rank Title Author Publisher Publish Date Format
1 What Happened Hillary Rodham Clinton Simon & Schuster 9/1/2017 Hardcover
2 Killing England Bill O'Reilly Macmillan 9/1/2017 Hardcover
3 Dog Man: A Tale of Two Kitties Dav Pilkey Scholastic Books 8/1/2017 Hardcover
4 Wonder R.J. Palacio Random House 2/1/2012 Hardcover
5 It (Movie Tie-In Edition) Stephen King Simon & Schuster 9/1/2017 Trade Paperback
6 A Column of Fire Ken Follett Penguin/Putnam Trade 9/1/2017 Hardcover
7 It (Movie Tie-In Edition) Stephen King Simon & Schuster 1/1/2016 Trade Paperback
8 Braving the Wilderness Brene Brown Random House 9/1/2017 Hardcover
9 Milk and Honey Rupi Kaur Andrews & Mcmeel 10/1/2015 Trade Paperback
10 The Woman in Cabin 10 Ruth Ware Simon & Schuster 4/1/2017 Trade Paperback

This list from NPD BookScan, ranked by unit sales, is based on monthly point-of-sale data for hardcover and paperback books from approximately 16,000 retail, mass merchant and non-traditional outlets. It does not include eBook sales. BookScan is the largest point-of-sale tracking service for English-language books in the U.S., tracking approximately 85% of U.S. retail sales of physical books.

Top 10 Selling Toys, September 2017

Rank Rank Last Month Item Description Corporate Manufacturer Subclass
1 1 L.O.L. Surprise! Doll Assortment MGA Entertainment Playset Dolls & Collectibles
2 3 L.O.L. Surprise! Lil Sister Assortment MGA Entertainment Playset Dolls & Collectibles
3 181 Roam Ultra Electric Self-Balancing Scooter DGL Group Skates/Skateboards/Scooters
4 4 Fingerlings Monkeys Assortment Wow Wee Robotic/Interactive Playmates
5 5 Hatchimals Pengualas Pink Egg Asst Spin Master Special Feature/Interactive Plush
6 612 Star Wars E7 Black Series 6" Ast Hasbro Action Figures
7 6 Hot Wheels Singles 1:64 Asst Mattel Mini Vehicles
8 35 Barbie Dream House Playset Mattel Fashion Accessories
9 11 Hatchimals Draggles Green Egg Asst Spin Master Special Feature/Interactive Plush
10 23 Paw Patrol Sea Patroller Spin Master PS Figures/Playsets & Acc

These lists from NPD Toys, ranked by dollar sales, capture all widely distributed SKUs sold in the U.S. by retailers (including e-tailers). The lists do not include items that are exclusive to specific retailers. Data is representative of retailers that participate in The NPD Group's Retail Tracking Service. NPD’s current estimate is that the Retail Tracking Service represents approximately 80 percent of the U.S. retail market for Toys.

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