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

Rank Rank Last Month Title Publisher
1 NEW Marvel's Spider-Man Sony (Corp)
2 NEW NBA 2K19 Take 2 Interactive (Corp)
3 NEW Assassin's Creed: Odyssey Ubisoft
4 NEW FIFA 19^ Electronic Arts
5 NEW Shadow Of The Tomb Raider Square Enix Inc (Corp)
6 1 Madden NFL 19^ Electronic Arts
7 NEW Forza Horizon 4 Microsoft (Corp)
8 89 Destiny 2^ Activision Blizzard (Corp)
9 NEW Super Mario Party* Nintendo
10 NEW NHL 19 Electronic Arts

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

Rank Rank Last Month Title Publisher
1 1 Far Cry 5 Ubisoft
2 2 God of War 2018 Sony (Corp)
3 NEW Marvel's Spider-Man Sony (Corp)
4 3 Monster Hunter: World Capcom USA
5 NEW NBA 2K19 Take 2 Interactive (Corp)
6 4 Madden NFL 19^ Electronic Arts
7 5 Grand Theft Auto V Take 2 Interactive (Corp)
8 6 Call of Duty: WWII^ Activision Blizzard (Corp)
9 7 Dragon Ball: Fighterz Bandai Namco Games (Corp)
10 8 Mario Kart 8* Nintendo

* - 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, September 2018

Rank Title Author Publisher Publish Date Format
1 Fear Woodward, Bob Simon & Schuster 2018-09-11 Hardcover
2 Dog Man Lord Of The Fleas Pilkey, Dav Scholastic Books 2018-08-28 Hardcover
3 Girl, Wash Your Face Hollis, Rachel HC Christian Publishing 2018-02-06 Hardcover
4 Crazy Rich Asians Kwan, Kevin Penguin Random House 2014-05-20 Trade Paperback
5 Whiskey In A Teacup Witherspoon, Reese Simon & Schuster 2018-09-18 Hardcover
6 Cravings: Hungry For More Teigen, Chrissy Penguin Random House 2018-09-18 Hardcover
7 Juror #3 Patterson, James Hachette Book Group 2018-09-10 Hardcover
8 In Pieces Field, Sally Hachette Book Group 2018-09-18 Hardcover
9 Leverage In Death Robb, J. D. Macmillan 2018-09-04 Hardcover
10 President Is Missing Patterson, James Hachette Book Group 2018-09-04 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, YTD Ending October 2018

Current Rank Prior Rank Title Distributor Genre Release Date
1 New Ant-Man and the Wasp (2018) DISNEY/BUENA VISTA HOME VIDEO Action/Adventure 05-20-2003
2 New Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation (2018) SONY PICTURES HOME ENT Family 10-09-2018
3 3 Hocus Pocus (1993) DISNEY/BUENA VISTA HOME VIDEO Family 07-31-2018
4 New Skyscraper (2018) UNIVERSAL HOME ENTERTAINMENT Action/Adventure 10-09-2018
5 New Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (2018) UNIVERSAL HOME ENTERTAINMENT Musicals/Performing Arts 10-23-2018
6 2 Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018) DISNEY/BUENA VISTA HOME VIDEO Science Fiction 09-25-2018
7 1 Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018) UNIVERSAL HOME ENTERTAINMENT Action/Adventure 09-18-2018
8 8 Nightmare Before Christmas (1993) DISNEY/BUENA VISTA HOME VIDEO Family 07-31-2018
9 5 Avengers: Infinity War (2018) DISNEY/BUENA VISTA HOME VIDEO Action/Adventure 08-14-2018
10 10 Sicario: Day of the Soldado (2018) SONY PICTURES HOME ENT Action/Adventure 10-02-2018

Top 10 Selling DVDs and Blu-ray Discs, October 2018

Current Rank Prior Rank Title Distributor Genre Release Date
1 New Ant-Man and the Wasp (2018) DISNEY/BUENA VISTA HOME VIDEO Action/Adventure 05-20-2003
2 New Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation (2018) SONY PICTURES HOME ENT Family 10-09-2018
3 3 Hocus Pocus (1993) DISNEY/BUENA VISTA HOME VIDEO Family 07-31-2018
4 New Skyscraper (2018) UNIVERSAL HOME ENTERTAINMENT Action/Adventure 10-09-2018
5 New Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (2018) UNIVERSAL HOME ENTERTAINMENT Musicals/Performing Arts 10-23-2018
6 2 Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018) DISNEY/BUENA VISTA HOME VIDEO Science Fiction 09-25-2018
7 1 Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018) UNIVERSAL HOME ENTERTAINMENT Action/Adventure 09-18-2018
8 8 Nightmare Before Christmas (1993) DISNEY/BUENA VISTA HOME VIDEO Family 07-31-2018
9 5 Avengers: Infinity War (2018) DISNEY/BUENA VISTA HOME VIDEO Action/Adventure 08-14-2018
10 10 Sicario: Day of the Soldado (2018) SONY PICTURES HOME ENT Action/Adventure 10-02-2018

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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