According to NPD Group during the month of January 2019 Square Enix’s Kingdom Hearts 3 and Capcom’s Resident Evil 2 had the biggest sales.
Kingdom Hearts 3 and Resident Evil 2 Make Best Selling Games for January 2019
The NPD Group a marketing research company reveals that in the United States both Kingdom Hearts 3 and Resident Evil 2 did really well upon their release hitting the best selling games in January. The Kingdom Hearts franchise has had a history of chart topping since April 2006, when Kingdom Hearts 2 was released. KH3 set a new record for their own franchise reaching 2.5 times more sales than KH2, they also managed to ship 5 million copies worldwide.
Capcom’s Resident Evil 2 also had a good launch, making three times more in sales revenue than the original game. Resident Evil 2 the original launched back in January 1998. While the RE2 remake didn’t quite claim top spot for the month, they still gain one of top spots for January.
Other close contenders for the beginning of year included New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe and Call of Duty Black Ops IIII. Red Dead Redemption 2 is still in the top 10 for January as well.
You can check out the full list of games and how they ranked for the month of January 2019:
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