October 2016 NPD

Here is the software ranking:


  1. Battlefield 1
  2. Mafia III
  3. Gears of War 4 *
  4. FIFA 17
  5. NBA 2K17
  6. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim *
  7. WWE 2K17
  8. Civilization VI
  9. Titanfall 2
  10. Madden NFL 17[/quote]

*Digital sales are not included for Gears of War 4 or Skyrim, but are included for other games on the list.

Xbox One was the best selling home console for the period covered.

GamesIndustry analysis here.

Where’s COD? Dropped off already?

Got released in November.

I’m surprised about Mafia III, but I guess it would drop below Gears and maybe Skyrim if you include digital sales.

Is this the first month in a long while that GTA V hasn’t been on the list?