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October 2017 NPD: Switch #1, SNES Classic Mini #2, Mario Odyssey best selling game

Wonder how many SNES Classic Edition Nintendo is going to release, maybe it will continue to beat the rest of the consoles?

October 2017 NPD: Switch was #1 gaming hardware, SNES Classic Edition #2, Mario Odyssey best-selling game

Nintendo has sent out a statement in response to the latest NPD report. Once again, the company has very good news to share.

In October, Switch was the best-selling gaming hardware in the US. It was followed by the Super NES Classic Edition at #2. Nintendo says that, when combined with 3DS, Nintendo systems accounted for two-thirds of all video game hardware sold for the second month in a row. The US gaming industry achieved hardware sales of more than 1 million total units in October for the first time since 2011.

Regarding software, Super Mario Odyssey was the top-selling game despite the fact that it launched at the end of the month. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe and The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild placed at #10 and #11 respectively as individual games.

Top 20 games:

1. Middle Earth: Shadow of War (Warner Bros.)
2. Assassin's Creed: Origin (Ubisoft)
3. Super Mario Odyssey (Nintendo)
4. South Park: The Fractured But Whole (Ubisoft)
5. NBA 2K18 (Take 2)
6. FIFA 18 (EA)
7. WWE 2K18 (Take 2)
8. Madden NFL 18 (EA)
9. Destiny 2 (Activision Blizzard)
10. Forza Motorsport 7 (Microsoft)
11. Gran Turismo Sport (Sony)
12. Grand Theft Auto V (Take 2)
13. The Evil Within 2 (Bethesda)
14. Wolfenstein 2 The new Colossus (Bethesda)
15. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (Nintendo)
16. Mario Kart 8 (Nintendo)
17. Fire Emblem Warriors (Nintendo)
18. Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Wildlands (Ubisoft)
19. NHL 18 (EA)
20. Tom Clancy's Rainbox Six: Siege (Ubisoft)

Another round of data is in from this month’s NPD report. Along with the best-sellers on Switch and 3DS specifically for the month of October, we also have a list of the games that have sold the best in the U.S. so far this year and over the last twelve months. Continue on below for the full results.

Nintendo Switch
  1. Super Mario Odyssey
  2. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
  3. Mario Kart 8
  4. Fire Emblem: Warriors
  5. Pokken Tournament DX
  6. Splatoon 2
  7. Mario & Rabbids: Kingdom Battle
  8. FIFA 18
  9. NBA 2K18
  10. Dragon Ball: Xenoverse 2

Nintendo 3DS
  1. Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga + Bowser’s Minions
  2. Metroid: Samus Returns
  3. Miitopia
  4. Etrian Odyssey V: Beyond the Myth
  5. Pokemon: Sun
  6. Fire Emblem: Warriors
  7. Super Smash Bros.
  8. Mario Kart 7
  9. Super Mario Maker
  10. Layton’s Mystery Journey Katrielle and the Millionaire’s Conspiracy

The best-selling games of 2017 so far
  1. Destiny 2*
  2. NBA 2K18
  3. Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Wildlands
  4. Madden NFL 18
  5. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild**
  6. Grand Theft Auto V
  7. For Honor
  8. Horizon Zero Dawn
  9. Injustice 2
  10. Mario Kart 8

The best-selling games over the last 12 months
  1. Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare
  2. Destiny 2*
  3. Battlefield 1
  4. Grand Theft Auto V
  5. NBA 2K18
  6. NBA 2K17
  7. Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Wildlands
  8. Madden NFL 18
  9. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild**
  10. Final Fantasy XV

* No sales
** No digital sales
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