Login

April 2019 NPD: Switch #1 hardware, Mortal Kombat 11 #1 Switch software, plus much more

Another big month for Switch

Time for the April 2019 NPD sales report. Check out all the data below!

- Total: $842 million (Up 1% from $838 million in April 2018)
- Hardware: $160 million (Down 29% from $225 million)
- PC and console software: $427 million (Up 15% from $370 million)
- Accessories: $256 million (Up 5% from $243 million)
- Mortal Kombat 11 became the 2nd best-selling game of 2019 year-to-date
- Mortal Kombat 11 was the best-selling game of the month on all platforms on which it released
- Mortal Kombat 11 is the first time a 3rd party published Switch game was the platform's top seller since Mario + Rabbids
- Switch sales growth was offset by declines across all other hardware platforms
- Switch was the best-selling hardware platform of both April as well as year-to-date across both unit and dollar sales
- Switch 32GB with neon red and blue joy cons is the best-selling individual hardware item of 2019
- amiibo Super Smash Bros Series 1 Character Packs were the best-selling video game accessory of Apri

Software Rankings

Top 20 best selling titles (March 2019)

1. Mortal Kombat 11
2. Days Gone
3. MLB 19: The Show
4. Tom Clancy's The Division 2^
5. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate*
6. Grand Theft Auto V
7. Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice^
8. Call of Duty: Black Ops IIII^
9. NBA 2K19
10. Yoshi's Crafted World*
11. Red Dead Redemption II
12. Mario Kart 8*
13. Assassin's Creed: Odyssey
14. Minecraft#
15. New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe*
16. Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster
17. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild*
18. Jump Force
19. Battlefield V*
20. Borderlands

* Digital sales not included
^ PC digital sales not included
# Minecraft digital sales on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One included

Top 10 best selling titles (Year to Date 2019)

1. Kingdom Hearts III
2. Mortal Kombat 11
3. Tom Clancy's The Division 2^
4. Anthem^
5. Resident Evil 2 2019
6. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate*
7. Red Dead Redemption II
8. Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice^
9. Jump Force
10. MLB 19: The Show

Top 10 Switch titles (April 2019)

1. Mortal Kombat 11
2. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate*
3. Yoshi's Crafted World*
4. Mario Kart 8*
5. New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe*
6. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild*
7. Super Mario Party*
8. Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster
9. Super Mario Odyssey*
10. Labo Toy-Con 04 VR Kit

Top 10 3DS titles (April 2019)

Tags: 3ds, eshop, switch

Comments

It's nice to see a 3rd party title be the number one seller on Switch!

Majoras Mask 3D, alright!

They can chart well all they like, they're still doomed.

Want to join this discussion?

You should like, totally log in or sign up!