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Top 10 Selling Video Games (Retail and Digital), October 2018

Rank Rank Last Month Title Publisher
1 NEW Call of Duty: Black Ops IIII^ Activision Blizzard (Corp)
2 NEW Red Dead Redemption II Take 2 Interactive (Corp)
3 3 Assassin's Creed: Odyssey Ubisoft
4 2 NBA 2K19 Take 2 Interactive (Corp)
5 9 Super Mario Party* Nintendo
6 NEW Soul Calibur VI Bandai Namco Games (Corp)
7 4 FIFA 19^ Electronic Arts
8 1 Marvel's Spider-Man Sony (Corp)
9 6 Madden NFL 19^ Electronic Arts
10 NEW WWE 2K19 Take 2 Interactive (Corp)

Top 10 Selling Video Games (Retail and Digital), YTD Ending October 2018

Rank Rank Last Month Title Publisher
1 NEW Call of Duty: Black Ops IIII^ Activision Blizzard (Corp)
2 NEW Red Dead Redemption II Take 2 Interactive (Corp)
3 1 Far Cry 5 Ubisoft
4 3 Marvel's Spider-Man Sony (Corp)
5 5 NBA 2K19 Take 2 Interactive (Corp)
6 2 God of War 2018 Sony (Corp)
7 4 Monster Hunter: World Capcom USA
8 6 Madden NFL 19^ Electronic Arts
9 7 Grand Theft Auto V Take 2 Interactive (Corp)
10 8 Call of Duty: WWII^ Activision Blizzard (Corp)

* - Digital Not Included
^ - PC Digital Not Included

*** 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, October 2018

Rank Title Author Publisher Publish Date Format
1 Wonky Donkey Smith, Craig Scholastic Books 2010-05-01 Trade Paperback
2 Ship Of Fools Carlson, Tucker Simon & Schuster 2018-10-02 Hardcover
3 Girl Wash Your Face Hollis, Rachel HC Christian Publishing 2018-02-06 Hardcover
4 Every Breath Sparks, Nicholas Hachette Book Group 2018-10-16 Hardcover
5 Killing The Ss O'Reilly, Bill Macmillan 2018-10-09 Hardcover
6 Reckoning Grisham, John Penguin Random House 2018-10-23 Hardcover
7 Dog Man Lord Of The Fleas Pilkey, Dav Scholastic Books 2018-08-28 Hardcover
8 Dare To Lead Brown, Brene Penguin Random House 2018-10-09 Hardcover
9 Fear Woodward, Bob Simon & Schuster 2018-09-11 Hardcover
10 Next Person You Meet In Heaven Albom, Mitch HarperCollins Publishers 2018-10-09 Hardcover

Top 10 Selling Books, YTD Ending September 2018

Rank Title Author Publisher Publish Date Format
1 Magnolia Table Gaines, Joanna Harpercollins Publishers 2018-04-24 Hardcover
2 Fire & Fury Wolff, Michael Macmillan 2018-01-05 Hardcover
3 Girl Wash Your Face Hollis, Rachel HC Christian Publishing 2018-02-06 Hardcover
4 Fear Woodward, Bob Simon & Schuster 2018-09-11 Hardcover
5 President Is Missing Patterson, James Hachette Book Group 2018-06-04 Hardcover
6 Dog Man & Cat Kid Pilkey, Dav Scholastic Books 2017-12-26 Hardcover
7 12 Rules For Life Peterson, Jordan B. Random House 2018-01-23 Hardcover
8 A Higher Loyalty Comey, James Macmillan 2018-04-17 Hardcover
9 A Wrinkle In Time L'Engle, Madeleine Macmillan 2007-05-01 Trade Paperback
10 You Are A Badass Sincero, Jen Hachette Book Group 2013-04-23 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 DVDs and Blu-ray Discs, November 2018

Current Rank Prior Rank Title Distributor Genre Release Date
1 New Incredibles 2 (2018) DISNEY/BUENA VISTA HOME VIDEO Family 05-20-2003
2 12 Deadpool 2 (2018) TWENTIETH CENTURY FOX HOME ENT Action/Adventure 08-21-2018
3 2 Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation (2018) SONY PICTURES HOME ENT Family 10-09-2018
4 7 Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018) UNIVERSAL HOME ENTERTAINMENT Action/Adventure 09-18-2018
5 14 Greatest Showman (2017) TWENTIETH CENTURY FOX HOME ENT Musicals/Performing Arts 04-10-2018
6 New Meg (2018) WARNER HOME VIDEO Action/Adventure 11-13-2018
7 New Christopher Robin (2018) DISNEY/BUENA VISTA HOME VIDEO Family 11-06-2018
8 46 Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017) SONY PICTURES HOME ENT Action/Adventure 03-20-2018
9 9 Avengers: Infinity War (2018) DISNEY/BUENA VISTA HOME VIDEO Action/Adventure 08-14-2018
10 69 Home Alone (1990) TWENTIETH CENTURY FOX HOME ENT Family 10-06-2015

Top 10 Selling DVDs and Blu-ray Discs, YTD Ending November 2018

Current Rank Prior Rank Title Distributor Genre Release Date
1 3 Avengers: Infinity War (2018) DISNEY/BUENA VISTA HOME VIDEO Action/Adventure 08-14-2018
2 1 Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017) DISNEY/BUENA VISTA HOME VIDEO Science Fiction 03-27-2018
3 2 Black Panther (2018) DISNEY/BUENA VISTA HOME VIDEO Action/Adventure 05-15-2018
4 7 Greatest Showman (2017) TWENTIETH CENTURY FOX HOME ENT Musicals/Performing Arts 04-10-2018
5 6 Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017) SONY PICTURES HOME ENT Action/Adventure 03-20-2018
6 5 Coco (2017) DISNEY/BUENA VISTA HOME VIDEO Family 02-27-2018
7 4 Thor: Ragnarok (2017) DISNEY/BUENA VISTA HOME VIDEO Action/Adventure 03-06-2018
8 9 Deadpool 2 (2018) TWENTIETH CENTURY FOX HOME ENT Action/Adventure 08-21-2018
9 8 Justice League (2017) WARNER HOME VIDEO Action/Adventure 03-13-2018
10 10 Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018) UNIVERSAL HOME ENTERTAINMENT Action/Adventure 09-18-2018

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.

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