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


Rank Rank Last Month Title Publisher
1 New Monster Hunter: World Capcom USA
2 New Dragon Ball: Fighterz Bandai Namco Games (Corp)
3 1 Call of Duty: WWII Activision Blizzard (Corp)
4 7 Playerunknown's Battlegrounds^ Microsoft (Corp)
5 10 Grand Theft Auto V Take 2 Interactive (Corp)
6 4 NBA 2K18 Take 2 Interactive (Corp)
7 3 Super Mario Odyssey** Nintendo
8 9 The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild** Nintendo
9 5 Mario Kart 8** Nintendo
10 6 Madden NFL 18 Electronic Arts

Top 10 Selling Video Games (Retail and Digital), 2017 YTD Ending December


Overall Rank Units Title (Item Rollup) Publisher
1 Call of Duty: WWII Activision Blizzard (Corp)
2 NBA 2K18 Take 2 Interactive (Corp)
3 Destiny 2^ Activision Blizzard (Corp)
4 Madden NFL 18 Electronic Arts
5 The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild** Nintendo
6 Grand Theft Auto V Take 2 Interactive (Corp)
7 Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Wildlands Ubisoft
8 Star Wars: Battlefront II 2017^ Electronic Arts
9 Super Mario Odyssey** Nintendo
10 Mario Kart 8** Nintendo

*** 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, January 2018

Rank Title Author Publisher Publish Date Format
1 Fire and Fury Michael Wolff Macmillan 1/1/18 Hardcover
2 Dog Man and Cat Kid Dav Pilkey Scholastic 12/1/17 Hardcover
3 A Wrinkle in Time Madeleine L'Engle Macmillan 5/1/07 Trade Paperback
4 The Sun and Her Flowers Rupi Kaur Andrews McMeel 10/1/17 Trade Paperback
5 The Woman in the Window A.J. Finn HarperCollins 1/1/18 Hardcover
6 No Middle Name: The Complete Collected Jack Reacher Stories Lee Child Penguin Random House 1/1/18 MM Paperback
7 Milk and Honey Rupi Kaur Andrews McMeel 10/1/15 Trade Paperback
8 Wonder R.J. Palacio Penguin Random House 2/1/12 Hardcover
9 You Are a Badass Jen Sincero Hachette Book Group 4/1/13 Trade Paperback
10 Diary of a Wimpy Kid #12: Getaway Jeff Kinney Abrams Books 11/1/17 Hardcover

Top 10 Selling Books 2017 YTD Ending December


Rank Title Author Publisher Publish Date Format
1 Wonder R. J. Palacio Penguin Random House 2/1/2012 Hardcover
2 Milk and Honey Rupi Kaur Andrews McMeel 10/1/2015 Trade Paperback
3 Diary of a Wimpy Kid #12: Getaway Jeff Kinney Abrams Books 11/1/2017 Hardcover
4 Origin Dan Brown Penguin Random House 10/1/2017 Hardcover
5 You Are a Badass Jen Sincero Hachette Book Group 4/1/2013 Trade Paperback
6 A Man Called Ove Fredrik Backman Simon & Schuster 5/1/2015 Trade Paperback
7 Oh, The Places You'll Go! Dr. Seuss Penguin Random House 1/1/1990 Hardcover
8 The Woman in Cabin 10 Ruth Ware Simon & Schuster 4/1/2017 Trade Paperback
9 The Rooster Bar John Grisham Penguin Random House 10/1/2017 Hardcover
10 Camino Island John Grisham Penguin Random House 6/1/2017 Hardcover

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, January 2018

Rank Rank Last Month Title Distributor Genre
1 NEW It (2017) WARNER HOME VIDEO Horror
2 NEW Blade Runner 2049 (2017) WARNER HOME VIDEO Science Fiction
3 3 Dunkirk (2017) WARNER HOME VIDEO Drama
4 NEW American Made (2017) UNIVERSAL HOME ENTERTAINMENT Action/Adventure
5 NEW My Little Pony (2017) LIONSGATE Family
6 1 Despicable Me 3 (2017) UNIVERSAL HOME ENTERTAINMENT Family
7 NEW Foreigner (2017) UNIVERSAL HOME ENTERTAINMENT Action/Adventure
8 NEW Geostorm (2017) WARNER HOME VIDEO Action/Adventure
9 2 Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2017) TWENTIETH CENTURY FOX HOME ENT Action/Adventure
10 NEW Tyler Perry's Boo 2: A Madea Halloween (2017) LIONSGATE Comedy

Top 10 Selling DVDs and Blu-ray Discs, 2017 YTD Ending December

Overall Rank Units Aggregate Title/Property Title Distributor Genre
1 Moana (2016) DISNEY/BUENA VISTA HOME VIDEO Family
2 Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016) DISNEY/BUENA VISTA HOME VIDEO Science Fiction
3 Sing (2016) UNIVERSAL HOME ENTERTAINMENT Family
4 Wonder Woman (2017) WARNER HOME VIDEO Action/Adventure
5 Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017) DISNEY/BUENA VISTA HOME VIDEO Action/Adventure
6 Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (2016) WARNER HOME VIDEO Family
7 Logan (2017) TWENTIETH CENTURY FOX HOME ENT Action/Adventure
8 Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017) SONY PICTURES HOME ENT Action/Adventure
9 Fate of the Furious (2017) UNIVERSAL HOME ENTERTAINMENT Action/Adventure
10 Doctor Strange (2016) DISNEY/BUENA VISTA HOME VIDEO Action/Adventure

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 Toys, January 2018

Rank Item Description Supercategory Subclass Corporate Manufacturer
1 L.O.L. Surprise! Doll Assortment Dolls Playset Dolls & Collectibles MGA Entertainment
2 L.O.L. Surprise Pet Assortment Dolls Playset Dolls & Collectibles MGA Entertainment
3 L.O.L. Surprise! Lil Sister Assortment Dolls Playset Dolls & Collectibles MGA Entertainment
4 L.O.L. Surprise! Big Surprise Ball Dolls Playset Dolls & Collectibles MGA Entertainment
5 Hatchimals Mini Eggs CollEGGtibles 4 Pack Dolls Playset Dolls & Collectibles Spin Master
6 Hot Wheels Singles 1:64 Assortment Vehicles Mini Vehicles Mattel
7 UNO Card Game Assortment Games/Puzzles Card Games Mattel
8 Paw Patrol Basic Vehicle & Pup Assortment Infant/Toddler/Preschool Toys Preschool Vehicles Spin Master
9 Barbie Fashionistas Glam Party Assortment Dolls Fashion Dolls Mattel
10 PJ Masks Vehicle Assortment Infant/Toddler/Preschool Toys Preschool Vehicles Just Play Products

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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