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

Rank Rank Last Month Title Publisher
1 New Far Cry 5 Ubisoft
2 New Sea Of Thieves Microsoft (Corp)
3 New MLB 18: The Show Sony (Corp)
4 New Kirby Star Allies* Nintendo
5 5 Grand Theft Auto V Take 2 Interactive (Corp)
6 2 Call of Duty: WWII Activision Blizzard (Corp)
7 8 Mario Kart 8* Nintendo
8 New Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom Bandai Namco Games (Corp)
9 3 NBA 2K18 Take 2 Interactive (Corp)
10 1 Monster Hunter: World Capcom USA

Top 10 Selling Video Games (Retail and Digital), 2018 Year to Date end March

Rank Rank Last Month Title Publisher
1 New Far Cry 5 Ubisoft
2 1 Monster Hunter: World Capcom USA
3 2 Dragon Ball: Fighterz Bandai Namco Games (Corp)
4 3 Call of Duty: WWII Activision Blizzard (Corp)
5 4 Grand Theft Auto V Take 2 Interactive (Corp)
6 6 NBA 2K18 Take 2 Interactive (Corp)
7 5 Playerunknown's Battlegrounds^ Microsoft (Corp)
8 New Sea Of Thieves Microsoft (Corp)
9 New MLB 18: The Show Sony (Corp)
10 8 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, March 2018

Rank Title Author Publisher Publish Date Format
1 A Wrinkle in Time Madeleine L'Engle Macmillan 5/1/07 Trade Paperback
2 Green Eggs and Ham Dr. Seuss Penguin Random House 8/1/60 Hardcover
3 Dog Man and Cat Kid Dav Pilkey Scholastic 12/1/17 Hardcover
4 One Fish Two Fish Dr. Seuss Penguin Random House 3/1/60 Hardcover
5 Camino Island John Grisham Penguin Random House 6/1/17 Hardcover
6 12 Rules for Life Jordan B. Peterson Penguin Random House 1/1/18 Hardcover
7 The Cat in the Hat Dr. Seuss Penguin Random House 3/1/57 Hardcover
8 Little Blue Truck's Springtime Jill McElmurry Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 1/1/18 Board Book
9 Food: What The Heck Should I Eat? Mark Hyman Hachette Book Group 2/1/18 Hardcover
10 A Wrinkle in Time (Movie Tie-In) Madeleine L'Engle Macmillan 11/1/17 Trade Paperback

Top 10 Selling Books 2018 YTD Ending March

Rank Title Author Publisher Publish Date Format
1 Fire and Fury Michael Wolff Macmillan 1/1/18 Hardcover
2 A Wrinkle in Time Madeleine L'Engle Macmillan 5/1/07 Trade Paperback
3 Dog Man and Cat Kid Dav Pilkey Scholastic 12/1/17 Hardcover
4 12 Rules for Life Jordan B. Peterson Penguin Random House 1/1/18 Hardcover
5 Green Eggs and Ham Dr. Seuss Penguin Random House 8/1/60 Hardcover
6 Wonder R. J. Palacio Penguin Random House 2/1/12 Hardcover
7 The Sun and Her Flowers Rupi Kaur Andrews McMeel 10/1/17 Trade Paperback
8 The Woman in the Window A. J. Finn HarperCollins 1/1/18 Hardcover
9 Milk and Honey Rupi Kaur Andrews McMeel 10/1/15 Trade Paperback
10 You Are a Badass Jen Sincero Hachette Book Group 4/1/13 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, March 2018

Rank Rank Last Month Title Publisher
1 n/a Thor: Ragnarok (2017) DISNEY/BUENA VISTA HOME VIDEO Action/Adventure
2 n/a Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017) DISNEY/BUENA VISTA HOME VIDEO Science Fiction
3 n/a Justice League (2017) WARNER HOME VIDEO Action/Adventure
4 n/a Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017) SONY PICTURES HOME ENT Action/Adventure
5 1 Coco (2017) DISNEY/BUENA VISTA HOME VIDEO Family
6 n/a Ferdinand (2017) TWENTIETH CENTURY FOX HOME ENT Family
7 n/a Pitch Perfect 3 (2017) UNIVERSAL HOME ENTERTAINMENT Comedy
8 n/a Shape of Water (2017) TWENTIETH CENTURY FOX HOME ENT Drama
9 2 Wonder (2017) LIONSGATE Drama
10 5 Murder on the Orient Express (2017) TWENTIETH CENTURY FOX HOME ENT Drama

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

Overall Rank Units Aggregate Title/Property Title Distributor Genre
1 Coco (2017) DISNEY/BUENA VISTA HOME VIDEO Family
2 Thor: Ragnarok (2017) DISNEY/BUENA VISTA HOME VIDEO Action/Adventure
3 Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017) DISNEY/BUENA VISTA HOME VIDEO Science Fiction
4 Justice League (2017) WARNER HOME VIDEO Action/Adventure
5 Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017) SONY PICTURES HOME ENT Action/Adventure
6 It (2017) WARNER HOME VIDEO Horror
7 Wonder (2017) LIONSGATE Drama
8 Ferdinand (2017) TWENTIETH CENTURY FOX HOME ENT Family
9 Blade Runner 2049 (2017) WARNER HOME VIDEO Science Fiction
10 Pitch Perfect 3 (2017) UNIVERSAL HOME ENTERTAINMENT Comedy

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, March 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! Lil Sister Assortment Dolls Playset Dolls & Collectibles MGA Entertainment
3 L.O.L. Surprise! Pets Blind Pack Assortment Dolls Playset Dolls & Collectibles MGA Entertainment
4 L.O.L. Surprise! Pearl Doll Assortment Dolls Playset Dolls & Collectibles MGA Entertainment
5 L.O.L. Surprise! Big Surprise Ball Dolls Playset Dolls & Collectibles MGA Entertainment
6 Hot Wheels Singles 1:64 Assortment Vehicles Mini Vehicles Mattel 
7 Fingerlings Baby Unicorn Assortment Youth Electronics Robotic/Interactive Playmates WowWee 
8 Hatchimals Mini Eggs CollEGGtibles 4 Pack Dolls Playset Dolls & Collectibles Spin Master 
9 Bunch O Balloons 3pk Outdoor & Sports Toys Water/Sand Toys & Accessories Zuru
10 UNO Card Game Assortment Games/Puzzles Card Games Mattel

Top 10 Selling Toys, YTD March 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! Pets Blind Pack 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 Hot Wheels Singles 1:64 Assortment Vehicles Mini Vehicles Mattel 
6 Hatchimals Mini Eggs CollEGGtibles 4 Pack Dolls Playset Dolls & Collectibles Spin Master 
7 L.O.L. Surprise! Pearl Doll Assortment Dolls Playset Dolls & Collectibles MGA Entertainment
8 Fingerlings Baby Unicorn Assortment Youth Electronics Robotic/Interactive Playmates WowWee 
9 UNO Card Game Assortment Games/Puzzles Card Games Mattel 
10 Paw Patrol Basic Vehicle & Pup Assortment Infant/Toddler/Preschool Toys PS Vehicles Spin Master 

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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