US Market Highlights: Best Selling Video Games of May 2019

Mortal Kombat 11 is the best-selling game in the US, while Switch — the best-selling console

Market research company NPD Group has published sales figures and trends in the US gaming industry of May 2019.

According to the report, Nintendo Switch remains the best-selling console in the country, being the leader from December 2018. The sales of PS4 and Xbox One continite to decline as their generation cycle is coming to its end.

US Market Highlights: Best Selling Video Games of May 2019-1

Best-selling games of May 2019 in the US

The ‘*’ sign means the statistics doesn’t count digital copies sold, while ‘^’ means it doesn’t count the sales of digital PC copies.
  1. Mortal Kombat 11
  2. Days Gone
  3. Total War: Three Kingdoms
  4. Rage 2*
  5. Grand Theft Auto V
  6. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate*
  7. Red Dead Redemption II
  8. MLB 19: The Show
  9. Minecraft
  10. NBA 2K19
  11. Mario Kart 8*
  12. Tom Clancy's The Division 2^
  13. Call of Duty: Black Ops IIII^
  14. New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe*
  15. Marvel's Spider-Man
  16. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild*
  17. Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Siege
  18. Assassin's Creed: Odyssey
  19. Team Sonic Racing
  20. Yoshi's Crafted World*

Best-selling games in the US now

  1. Mortal Kombat 11
  2. Kingdom Hearts III
  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. Days Gone
  9. MLB 19: The Show
  10. Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice

Best-selling PS4 games of May 2019

  1. Mortal Kombat 11
  2. Days Gone
  3. MLB 19: The Show
  4. Rage 2*
  5. Grand Theft Auto V
  6. Marvel's Spider-Man
  7. Red Dead Redemption II
  8. Call of Duty: Black Ops IIII
  9. NBA 2K19
  10. Tom Clancy's The Division 2

Best-selling Xbox One games of May 2019

  1. Mortal Kombat 11
  2. Rage 2*
  3. Red Dead Redemption II
  4. Tom Clancy's The Division 2
  5. Grand Theft Auto V
  6. NBA 2K19
  7. Minecraft
  8. Forza Horizon 4
  9. Call of Duty: Black Ops IIII
  10. Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Siege

Best-selling Nintendo Switch games of May 2019

  1. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate*
  2. Mario Kart 8*
  3. New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe*
  4. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild*
  5. Mortal Kombat 11
  6. Yoshi's Crafted World*
  7. Super Mario Party*
  8. Super Mario Odyssey*
  9. Pokemon: Lets Go Pikachu*
  10. Pokemon: Lets Go Eevee*