The NPD group is the group that is responsible for handling all the sales numbers on all systems for game sales and console sales. Each month they release their NPD report, which basically gives said game and said console bragging rights. This month Call of Duty: Black Ops
and the Xbox 360 are the huge winners. Click to read on to see which games hit the top 10, and to learn other information on the February sales.
Top Ten Games of February 2011 (physical retail sales)
1 Call of Duty: Black Ops (360, PS3, Wii, NDS, PC) – Activision
2 Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds (360, PS3) – Capcom
3 Just Dance 2 (Wii) – Ubisoft
4 NBA 2K11 (360, PS3, PS2, Wii, PSP, PC) – Take 2 Interactive
5 Dead Space 2 (360, PS3, PC) – Electronic Arts
6 Zumba Fitness: Join the Party (Wii, 360, PS3) – Majesco
7 Bulletstorm (360, PS3, PC) – Electronic Arts
8 Killzone 3 (PS3) – Sony
9 Michael Jackson The Experience (Wii, DS, PSP) – Ubisoft
10 Mario Sports Mix (Wii) – Nintendo
The Xbox 360 hit another milestone with this NPD release, as it recorded its best non-holiday month ever. With that being said, the 360 took home the #1
spot in console sales, though all 3 consoles had increases in sales.