List of best-selling video game franchises

List of best-selling video game franchises

This is a list of computer and video game franchises that have sold or shipped at least 5 million copies. Unless otherwise stated, numbers indicate worldwide units sold, ordered alphabetically whenever two or more list the same amount. The exception are the ones specifying shipments, which have lower precedence than others listing sales.

For computer games, franchise sales include expansion packs even though they are not considered full video games.

At least 50 million copies

At least 5 million copies

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# "Mario" (200 million)cite press release | url=http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/mmnr/Super_Mario_Galaxy/index.html | title=Italian plumber more memorable than Harper, Dion | publisher=Nintendo | date=2007-11-13 | accessdate=2008-01-12]
# "Pokémon" (180 million)cite web |url=http://www.gamesindustry.biz/articles/fils-aime-we-re-not-satisfied-with-5-billion-sales |title=Fils-Aime: We're not satisfied with $5 billion sales |accessdate=2008-07-15 |date=2008-07-15 | publisher=GamesIndustry.biz | author=Matt Martin]
# "The Sims" (100 million)cite press release | url=http://info.ea.com/news/pr/pr1052.pdf | format=PDF | title=The Sims celebrates 100 million sold worldwide | publisher=Electronic Arts | date=2008-04-16 | accessdate=2008-04-16]
# "Final Fantasy" (85 million)cite press release | url=http://www.mcvuk.com/press-releases/38274/SQUARE-ENIX-ANNOUNCES-SONG-SUMMONER-The-Unsung-Heroes | title=Square Enix announces Song Summoner: The Unsung Heroes | publisher=Square Enix | accessdate=2008-07-08 | date=2008-07-07]
# "Need for Speed" (80 million,cite web | url=http://metropolis.co.jp/tokyo/667/faces.asp | publisher=Metropolis Magazine | accessdate=2008-06-05 | author=Chris Betros | title=Up to Speed] includes "Need for Speed: Underground")
# "Grand Theft Auto" (70 million)cite web |url=http://taketwovalue.com/documents/TTWO_Value.pdf#page=9 |title=Recommendation of the Board of Directors to Reject Electronic Arts Inc.'s Tender Offer |accessdate=2008-04-01 |date=2008-03-26 |publisher=Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. |pages=9, 12, 14–16, 18 |format=PDF]
# "Madden NFL" (70 million)cite press release | url=http://investor.ea.com/phoenix.zhtml?c=88189&p=irol-newsArticle_Print&ID=1122684&highlight= | title=Madden NFL 09 20th Anniversary Collector's Edition, including NFL Head Coach 09, available this Summer | publisher=Electronic Arts | date=2008-03-27 | accessdate=2008-04-02]
# "Tetris" (70 million)cite press release | url=http://news.teamxbox.com/xbox/13037/THQ-Ships-Tetris-Evolution/ | title=THQ Ships Tetris Evolution | publisher=THQ | date=2007-03-19 | accessdate=2008-01-01]
# "FIFA" (65 million)cite web | url=http://www.news.com.au/entertainment/story/0,23663,22639955-7486,00.html | title=Football giants, FIFA and PES, brace for play-off | publisher=News Limited | date=2007-10-24 | accessdate=2008-01-07]
# Tom Clancy (55 million)cite web | url=http://www.gamesindustry.biz/articles/tom-clancy-series-tops-55-million-units-sold | title=Tom Clancy series tops 55 million units sold | date=2008-05-28 | author=Matt Martin | accessdate=2008-05-28 | publisher=GamesIndustry.biz]
# "The Legend of Zelda" (52 million)cite press release | url=http://www.gamespot.com/news/6173445.html | title=Like sands through the hourglass, Zelda's debut on Nintendo DS approaches | date=2007-07-02 | accessdate=2008-02-28 | publisher=Nintendo]
# Nickelodeon (50 million,cite press release | url=http://investor.thq.com/phoenix.zhtml?c=96376&p=irol-newsArticle&ID=1139401 | title=THQ's Nickelodeon Portfolio Surpasses Billion Dollar Mark as Company Announces Extensive New Lineup for 2008 | accessdate=2008-05-05 | date=2008-05-05 | publisher=THQ] includes "SpongeBob SquarePants" franchise)
# "Gran Turismo" (50 million shipped)cite web | url=http://www.gamasutra.com/php-bin/news_index.php?story=18582 | title=Gran Turismo Series Ships 50 Million Units Worldwide | accessdate=2008-05-09 | date=2008-05-09 | author=Eric Caoili | publisher=Gamasutra]
# "Donkey Kong" (48 million)cite web | url=http://www.forbes.com/2006/08/02/bestselling-video-games-cx_de_0802mario.html | title=The Best-Selling Videogame Franchises | accessdate=2008-01-01 | date=2006-08-02 | author=David M. Ewalt | publisher=Forbes]
# "Dragon Quest" (46 million shipped)cite web | url=http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601080&sid=a8qAHr..fA1Y&refer=asia | publisher=Bloomberg | date=2008-10-02 | accessdate=2008-10-02 | title=Square Enix Surges on `Dragon Quest IX' Announcement (Update2) | author=Akiko Ikeda and Satoshi Kawano]
# "Sonic the Hedgehog" (45 million)cite press release | url=http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_m0EIN/is_2007_Dec_18/ai_n27477321 | title=Sonic The Hedgehog Comes to the iPod | accessdate=2008-08-01 | date=2007-12-18 | publisher=Sega]
# "Lineage" (43 million)
# "Crash Bandicoot" (40 million)cite press release | url=http://news.teamxbox.com/xbox/14894/Sierra-Ships-Crash-of-the-Titans/ | accessdate=2008-01-01 | date=2007-10-23 | publisher=Sierra Entertainment | title=Sierra Entertainment's Crash of the Titans attacks monsters, retailer's shelves]
# "WWE SmackDown!" (39 million)cite web | url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/news/didyouknowwwe | publisher=World Wrestling Entertainment | accessdate=2008-08-27 | title=A Universal Phenomenon | date=2008-06-09 | author=Michael Burdick]
# "Winning Eleven" (36 million)cite web | title=Q&A about Digital Entertainment Business | url=http://www.konami.co.jp/en/ir/faq/digital.html | publisher=Konami | accessdate=2008-01-01]
# "Resident Evil" (35 million)cite web | url=http://ir.capcom.co.jp/english/data/salesdata.html | title=Total Sales Units | date=2008-06-30 | accessdate=2008-08-12 | publisher=Capcom]
# "Tomb Raider" (35 million)cite press release | url=http://www.tombraiderchronicles.com/headlines3410.html | title=Underworld set for Christmas debut | accessdate=2008-02-29 | publisher=SCi Entertainment Group | date=2008-02-29]
# Pixar (35 million shipped,cite press release | date=2008-01-03 | publisher=THQ | url=http://investor.thq.com/phoenix.zhtml?c=96376&p=irol-newsArticle&ID=1090861 | accessdate=2008-01-28 | title=THQ Announces Plans to Launch Disney/Pixar's WALL/E Across All Major Gaming Systems] includes "Cars" franchise)
# "Medal of Honor" (31 million)cite press release | url=http://www.info.ea.com/news/pr/pr1030.pdf | title=EA Ships Medal Of Honor Airborne For The PlayStation 3 To Store Shelves Nationwide | format=PDF | date=2007-11-20 | accessdate=2008-01-01 | publisher=Electronic Arts]
# "James Bond" (30 million)cite press release | title=MGM and EON Grant Activision Rights to James Bond Video Game License | url=http://investor.activision.com/releasedetail.cfm?ReleaseID=195153 | publisher=Activision | accessdate=2008-01-01 | date=2006-05-03]
# "Kirby" (30 million)cite web | url=http://www.aussie-nintendo.com/?v=article&p=14513 | title=#6 - Kirby | work=Nintendo's Eight Famous Franchises | date=2007-06-20 | accessdate=2008-01-01 | publisher=Aussie-Nintendo | author=Nick White] [cite press release | url=http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/press-release/2005-04-13/kirby-comes-right-back-at-ya-with-his-first-full-length-movie | title=Kirby Comes Right Back At Ya With His First Full-Length Movie | publisher=Anime News Network | date=2005-04-13 | accessdate=2008-01-01]
# "Tony Hawk" (30 million)cite web | url=http://www.usatoday.com/money/companies/management/2008-03-09-tony-hawk-entrepreneur_N.htm | title=Executive Suite: Tony Hawk leaps to top of financial empire | date=2008-03-09 | accessdate=2008-03-09 | publisher=USA Today | author=Edward Iwata]
# "Mega Man" (28 million)
# "Mortal Kombat" (26 million)cite journal| url= | title=Mortal Kombat: Ed Boon Interview | publisher=Official Nintendo Magazine | accessdate=2008-01-01 | issue=19|month=August | year=2007]
# "Bejeweled" (25 million)cite web | url=http://www.gamesindustry.biz/articles/bejeweled-titles-sell-over-25-million-units | title=Bejeweled titles sell over 25 million units | publisher=GamesIndustry.biz | date=2008-08-19 | accessdate=2008-08-22 | author=Matt Martin]
# "Command & Conquer" (25 million)cite press release | url=http://www.info.ea.com/news/pr/pr1022.pdf | title=EA’s The Command & Conquer Saga In Stores Now | format=PDF | accessdate=2008-01-01 | date=2007-12-03 | publisher=Electronic Arts]
# Marvel (25 million)cite press release | url=http://investor.activision.com/releasedetail.cfm?ReleaseID=179537 | date=2005-11-11 | accessdate=2008-01-08 | title=Activision and Marvel Entertainment Expand Alliance and Extend Interactive Rights for Spider-Man and X-Men Franchises; Deal Extends Relationship Through 2017 | publisher=Activision]
# "Street Fighter" (25 million)
# "" (23.81 million)cite web |url=http://www.nintendo.co.jp/ir/pdf/2008/080424e.pdf |format=PDF |accessdate=2008-04-24 |date=2008-04-24 |title=Consolidated Financial Statements |publisher=Nintendo]
# "NBA Live" (23 million)cite web | url=http://www.nba.com/videogames/nbastorelaunch_060927.html | publisher=NBA.com | title=T-Mac, Tony and Nate talk NBA LIVE 07 on the day of its debut | date=2006-09-27 | accessdate=2008-01-01]
# "Metal Gear" (22 million)
# "Rayman" (22 million)cite web | url=http://www.ubisoftgroup.com/index.php?p=65&art_id= | title=At a glance | publisher=Ubisoft | accessdate=2008-05-16]
# "Yu-Gi-Oh!" (21.8 million)cite web | work=Konami Corp - KNM Annual and Transition Report (foreign private issuer) (20-F) | title=Item 4. Information on the Company | date=2005-07-22 | accessdate=2008-07-14 | publisher=Konami | url=http://sec.edgar-online.com/2005/07/22/0001193125-05-146876/Section5.asp]
# "Guitar Hero" (21 million)cite web | url=http://www.gamasutra.com/php-bin/news_index.php?story=19682 | title=Analyst: Three Expansion Packs Possible For Next Guitar Hero | publisher=Gamasutra | date=2008-08-01 | accessdate=2008-09-21 | author=Leigh Alexander]
# "Age of Empires" (20 million)cite web | url=http://www.ensemblestudios.com/blogs/bshelley/archive/2008/08/22/age-series-passes-20-million-units-sold-mark.aspx | title=Age Series Passes 20 Million Units Sold Mark |author=Bruce Shelley | date=2008-08-22 | publisher=Ensemble Studios | accessdate=2008-09-10]
# "Castlevania" (20 million)cite web | url=http://www.gamedaily.com/articles/features/project-51-to-explore-castlevania-storyline/69268/?biz=1 | title=Project 51 to Explore Castlevania Storyline | accessdate=2008-01-01 | date=2006-08-04 | author=Chris Marlowe | publisher=GameDaily]
# "Frogger" (20 million)cite press release | publisher=Konami | url=http://www.gamespot.com/news/6135485.html | title=Konami's Frogger and Castlevania Nominated for Walk of Game Star | date=2005-10-11 | accessdate=2008-01-01]
# "Halo" (20 million)cite web | url=http://uk.reuters.com/article/technologyNews/idUKN0438777720071005 | accessdate=2008-01-01 | date=2007-10-04 | publisher=Reuters | author=Scott Hillis | title=Microsoft says "Halo" 1st-week sales were $300 mln]
# "Harry Potter" (20 million)cite press release | url=http://www.gamespot.com/news/6099933.html | title=EA Ships Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban | date=2006-06-04 | accessdate=2008-01-01 | publisher=Electronic Arts]
# "Lemmings" (20 million)cite web | url=http://www.totalvideogames.com/pages/articles/index.php?article_id=5345 | date=2004-02-26 | accessdate=2008-01-08 | publisher=Total Video Games | title=Exclusive: David Jones Interview Feature | author=Derek dela Fuente]
# "Simple" (20 million)cite web | url=http://www.dsfanboy.com/2007/12/03/celebrating-simple-series-sales/ | publisher=DS Fanboy | title=Celebrating Simple series sales | date=2007-12-03 | accessdate=2008-09-21 | author=JC Fletcher]
# "SpongeBob SquarePants" (20 million)cite press release | url=http://investor.thq.com/phoenix.zhtml?c=96376&p=irol-newsArticle&ID=1066582 | title=Gamers Join SpongeBob in His Search for the World's Oldest Bubble in SpongeBob's Atlantis SquarePantis | accessdate=2008-01-03 | date=2007-10-24 | publisher=THQ]
# "Spyro the Dragon" (20 million)cite press release | url=http://kotaku.com/gaming/toys/spyro-invades-wendys-kids-meals-310244.php?mail2=true| title=Spyro the Dragon to Scorch Wendy's Restaurants This Fall | date=2007-10-12 | accessdate=2008-01-01 | publisher=Sierra Entertainment]
# "Tekken" (20 million)cite press release | url=http://namcobandaigames.com/news/press/press/63/page/11 | title=Move over tough guys -- Namco ships Tekken's Nina Williams in: Death by Degrees | date=2005-02-10 | accessdate=2008-01-01 | publisher=Namco Bandai Games]
# "Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six" (20 million)
# "Mobile Suit Gundam" (20 million shipped)cite web | url=http://www.bandai.co.jp/e/corporate/history00.html | publisher=Bandai | title=Bandai's History | accessdate=2008-01-01]
# "Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell" (19 million)
# "Warcraft" (19 million)cite web | url=http://www.vivendi.com/ir/download/pdf/VIVGames_EuropeRoadshow_June2006.pdf#page=4 | title=Introduction to Vivendi games | month=June | year=2006 | publisher=Vivendi | accessdate=2008-01-01 | format=PDF |pages=4]
# "Diablo" (18.5 million)cite press release |url=http://www.blizzard.com/us/press/080628.html |title=Diablo III Unveiled |date=2008-06-28 |accessdate=2008-06-29 |publisher=Blizzard Entertainment]
# "Dynasty Warriors" (18 million)cite press release | url=http://www.gamershell.com/companies/koei/451238.html | title=Fatal Inertia Ex Available Now Exclusively on PlayStation Network | publisher=Koei | date=2008-06-20 | accessdate=2008-06-20]
# "SimCity" (18 million)cite press release | url=http://www.info.ea.com/news/pr/pr1013.pdf | format=PDF | title=EA and BP collaborate to include climate education in SimCity Societies | date=2007-10-10 | accessdate=2008-01-01 | publisher=Electronic Arts]
# "Half-Life" (16 million)cite web | title=Valve Reveals New Details On Episode Two | url=http://www.steampowered.com/v/index.php?area=news&archive=yes&id=691& | author=Chris Bokitch | accessdate=2008-01-01 | date=2006-07-14 | publisher=Valve Corporation]
# "Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon" (16 million)
# "Nintendogs" (15.77 million)cite web | url=http://www.nintendo.co.jp/ir/pdf/2007/071026e.pdf#page=6 | format=PDF | title=Financial Results Briefing for the Six-Month Period Ending September 2007 | publisher=Nintendo | date=2007-10-26 | accessdate=2008-01-01 | pages=6]
# "Barbie" (15 million)cite press release | url=http://investor.activision.com/releasedetail.cfm?ReleaseID=198131 | publisher=Activision | date=2006-05-23 | accessdate=2008-01-08 | title=Activision Publishing Signs Exclusive Worldwide Distribution Deal with Mattel; Activision to Distribute All New Video Games Based on Successful Barbie(R) Entertainment]
# "Burnout" (15 million)cite web | url=http://www.criteriongames.com/article.php?artID=83 | title=Burnout Paradise cruises to a million units | accessdate=2008-04-05 | publisher=Criterion Games | date=2008-04-04]
# "Driver" (15 million)cite web | url=http://videogames.yahoo.com/feature/the-hollywood-byte-7-the-wheelmen/438593 | title=The Hollywood Byte #7: The Wheelmen | author=John Gaudiosi | date=2006-02-23 | accessdate=2008-01-03 | publisher=Yahoo!]
# "Lego Star Wars" (15 million)cite web | url=http://weblogs.variety.com/the_cut_scene/2008/08/travellers-tale.html | publisher=Variety | date=2008-08-04 | accessdate=2008-08-31 | author=Ben Fritz | title=Traveller's Tales' Jon Burton interview from Videogame Impact Report]
# "" (15 million)cite press release | url=http://www.info.ea.com/news/pr/pr607.htm | title=EA announces Need for Speed Most Wanted | accessdate=2008-01-01 | date=2005-04-11 | publisher=Electronic Arts]
# "SingStar" (15 million)cite web | url=http://www.eurogamer.net/article.php?article_id=183221 | title=Sony E3 Conference | publisher=Eurogamer | date=2008-07-15 | accessdate=2008-07-16]
# "Jikkyō Powerful Pro Yakyū" (14.8 million)
# "Worms" (14 million)cite web | url=http://www.gamasutra.com/php-bin/news_index.php?story=13983 | title=The Euro Vision: 'Behind Worms’ XBLA Success' | date=2007-05-17 | accessdate=2008-01-09 | publisher=Gamasutra | author=Jon Jordan]
# Disney (13.2 million)
# "Metroid" (13 million)cite web | url=http://gonintendo.com/?p=9575 | title=Updates Nintendo sales info (minus Wii) | date=2006-11-30 | accessdate=2008-01-01 | publisher=GoNintendo]
# "Petz" (13 million)
# "Ratchet and Clank" (13 million)cite web | url=http://www.eurogamer.net/article.php?article_id=83549 | publisher=Eurogamer | date=2007-09-19 | pages=2 | accessdate=2008-01-01 | author=Ellie Gibson | title=Ratchet & Clank: Tools of Destruction First Impressions]
# "Dragon Ball Z" (12.7 million)cite press release | url=http://ps3.ign.com/articles/880/880635p1.html | title=Atari's Dragon Ball Z: Burst Limit Explodes into Stores on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 | publisher=Atari | date=2008-06-10 | accessdate=2008-06-11]
# "Mario Kart" (12 million in North America)cite press release | url=http://www.nintendo.ca/cgi-bin/usersite/display_info.cgi?lang=en&pageNum=9&id=7279167 | title=Mario Kart DS launches with Wi-Fi gaming service | date=2005-11-15 | accessdate=2008-01-01 | publisher=Nintendo]
# "Myst" (12 million)cite press release | url=http://biz.yahoo.com/pz/071127/132044.html | title=Silverstar's Empire Interactive Introduces Myst Nintendo DS for North America | publisher=Empire Interactive | date=2007-11-27 | accessdate=2008-01-01]
# "Midnight Club" (12 million)
# "Prince of Persia" (11 million)
# "Kingdom Hearts" (11 million shipped)cite web | url=http://www.gamespot.com/news/6179212.html?sid=6179212 | title=TGS '07: Three new Kingdom Hearts games coming | date=2007-09-20 | accessdate=2008-02-10 | publisher=GameSpot | author=Emma Boyes]
# "Ace Combat" (10 million)cite press release | url=http://www.namcobandaigames.com/news/press/press/199/page/3 | date=2007-03-23 | accessdate=2008-01-01 | publisher=Namco Bandai Games | title=Namco Bandai Games announces the worldwide launch of Ace Combat 6: Fires of Liberation for the Xbox 360] cite press release | url=http://www.namcobandaigames.com/news/press/press/281/page/1 | title=Ace Combat series surpasses 10 million units sold worldwide | accessdate=2008-04-17 | date=2008-04-16 | publisher=Namco Bandai Games]
# "Adventure Island" (10 million)cite web | url=http://www.hudsonentertainment.com/feature.php?f=Interview_with_Takahashi_Meijin&feature_id=%99%A4%A9%A8%95%A6 | accessdate=2008-01-08 | publisher=Hudson Soft | author=George Plamantouras | title=Interview with Takahashi Meijin]
# "Asphalt Urban GT" (10 million)cite web | url=http://www.gamesindustry.biz/articles/gameloft-s-asphalt-series-tops-10-million | title=Gameloft's Asphalt series tops 10 million | author=Mark Androvich | date=2008-04-23 | accessdate=2008-04-23 | publisher=GamesIndustry.biz]
# "Backyard Sports" (10 million)cite press release | url=http://www.gamespot.com/news/6180212.html | title=Backyard Hockey DS ships to retailers today | date=2007-10-02 | accessdate=2008-01-01 | publisher=Humongous Inc.]
# "Battlefield" (10 million)cite web | url=http://www.gamespot.com/pc/action/battlefield2142/news.html?sid=6153080&page=3 | title=Battlefield 2142 updated hands-on and Q&A - Gameplay, the history of 2142, Titan Mode, and much more | date=2006-06-22 | accessdate=2008-01-07 | publisher=GameSpot | author=Jason Ocampo]
# "Bomberman" (10 million)
# "Call of Duty" (10 million in North America)cite press release | url=http://www.easybourse.com/bourse-actualite/marches/updateactivision-swings-to-2q-profit-co-boosts-L08-outlook-333641 | title=Update: Activision swings to 2Q profit; co boosts '08 outlook | date=2007-11-05 | accessdate=2008-01-01 | publisher=Dow Jones Newswires | author=Andrew Edwards]
# "Colin McRae Rally" (10 million)cite web | url=http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/comment/obituaries/article2469101.ece | publisher=The Times | date=2007-09-17 | accessdate=2008-01-06 | title=Colin McRae]
# "Dance Dance Revolution" (10 million)cite web | url=http://www.reuters.com/article/technologyNews/idUSN1228044720070112?sp=true | publisher=Reuters | accessdate=2008-01-01 | date=2007-01-12 | author=Lisa Baertlein | title=Video games, rock'n'roll find common ground]
# "Deer Hunter" (10 million)cite web | url=http://archive.gamespy.com/devcorner/february02/witchboyhk/index2.shtm | work=Witchboy Goes to Honk Kong | accessdate=2008-07-05 | author=Harvey Smith | title=Day Two | publisher=GameSpy]
# DreamWorks (10 million)cite press release | url=http://investor.activision.com/releasedetail.cfm?releaseid=179868 | publisher=Activision | date=2005-11-16 | accessdate=2008-01-09 | title=Activision and DreamWorks Animation SKG Launch New Multi-Year, Multi-Property Licensing Deal]
# "Hitman" (10 million)cite web | url=http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/hr/content_display/features/columns/e3i84fb2b620c84a38525f7971043ff431e | date=2007-11-07 | accessdate=2008-01-03 | author=Paul Hyman | publisher=The Hollywood Reporter | title='Hitman': The fine art of picking games for movies]
# "Lord of the Rings" (10 million)cite web | url=http://www.gamasutra.com/gdc2004/features/20040324/postcard-kane_03.shtml | title=GDC 2004 Game Design Keynote: Entertainment Experience First, Videogame Second: The Making of the Return of the King | work=Postcard From GDC 2004 | publisher=Gamasutra | accessdate=2008-01-01 | date=2004-03-24 | author=Brad Kane]
# "Momotaro Densetsu" (10 million)cite web | url=http://www.hudsonsoft.net/ww/about/about.html | publisher=Hudson Soft | accessdate=2008-01-08 | title=About Hudson Soft]
# "Pitfall!" (10 million)cite press release | url=http://investor.activision.com/releasedetail.cfm?ReleaseID=309754 | publisher=Activision | date=2008-05-12 | accessdate=2008-05-12 | title=Activision Swings into Action with ``Pitfall: The Big Adventure" For Wii]
# "Puyo Puyo" (10 million)cite web | url=http://gameboy.ign.com/articles/090/090893p1.html | publisher=IGN | date=2001-01-31 | accessdate=2008-06-05 | author=Craig Harris | title=More Details on Sega's Three GBA Titles]
# "Soul" (10 million)cite press release | url=http://release.nikkei.co.jp/detail.cfm?relID=196328&lindID=1 | language=Japanese | title=バンダイナムコゲームス、「ソウルキャリバーIV」の全世界での販売本数が200万本を突破 | date=2008-08-06 | accessdate=2008-08-06 | publisher=Namco Bandai Games]
# "" (10 million)cite press release | url=http://www.gamespot.com/news/6170467.html | publisher=LucasArts | accessdate=2008-01-01 | date=2007-05-10 | title=Star Wars Battlefront: Renegade Squadron sends PSP system owners to the front]
# "StarCraft" (10 million)cite news | author=Kristin Kalning | title=Can Blizzard top itself with 'StarCraft II?' | url=http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/18925251/ | publisher=MSNBC | date=2007-05-31 | accessdate=2008-01-01]
# "Tales" (10 million)cite web | url=http://games.ign.com/articles/840/840723p1.html | title=Tales Series Crosses Ten Million | author=Anoop Gantayat | date=2007-12-11 | accessdate=2008-01-01 | publisher=IGN]
# "Devil May Cry" (9.6 million)
# "Civilization" (9 million)cite web | url=http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2008/06/26/AR2008062604032.html | publisher=The Washington Post | pages=1 | title=An Old Favorite PC Game Adapts to the Xbox Era | author=Mike Musgrove | date=2008-06-27 | accessdate=2008-07-21]
# "The Fast and the Furious" (9 million)cite web | url=http://www.smh.com.au/news/essential-gadgets/on-their-games/2007/11/20/1195321759197.html | title=On their games | accessdate=2008-03-16 | date=2007-11-20 | author=Steve Polak | publisher=The Sydney Morning Herald]
# "EA Sports NASCAR series" (9 million)cite press release | url=http://pc.gamezone.com/news/09_16_03_11_15AM.htm | title=Art imitates life: EA introduces "Grudges and Alliances," where the competition reacts to hard- driving | publisher=Electronic Arts | date=2003-09-16 | accessdate=2008-06-07]
# "RollerCoaster Tycoon" (9 million)cite press release | url=http://corporate.infogrames.com/infogramesgb/2005/06/summertime_gets_soaked_as_atar.php | title=Summertime gets soaked! As Atari prepares for June 21 launch of 'RollerCoaster Tycoon 3: Soaked!' | date=2005-06-09 | accessdate=2008-01-06 | publisher=Infogrames]
# "Cars" (8 million)cite press release | url=http://investor.thq.com/phoenix.zhtml?c=96376&p=irol-newsArticle&ID=1004548 | title=Disney/Pixar Cars Video Game from THQ Crosses the Finish Line to Prestigious Sales Milestones | date=2007-05-21 | accessdate=2008-01-03 | publisher=THQ]
# "Spider-Man" (8 million)cite web | url=http://www.nytimes.com/2004/09/20/technology/20game.html | title=In Video Games, Sequels Are Winners | accessdate=2008-01-01 | publisher=The New York Times | date=2004-09-20 | author=Eric A. Taub]
# "Monster Hunter" (7.8 million)
# "Onimusha" (7.8 million)
# "Dead or Alive" (7.5 million)
# "Everybody's Golf" (7.5 million)cite press release | url=http://www.us.playstation.com/News/PressReleases/197 | date=2004-05-10 | accessdate=2008-01-02 | title=Hot Shots Golf Fore! delivers fun, realistic and versatile upbeat golf gameplay for PlayStation 2]
# "Jak and Daxter" (7.5 million)cite web | url=http://www.gamepro.com/sony/ps2/22561/info.shtml | title=Jak X: Combat Racing Description | publisher=GamePro | accessdate=2008-01-01]
# "Animal Crossing" (7 million)cite web | url=http://www.the-bell-tree.com/index.php?subaction=showfull&id=1173543357&archive=&start_from=&ucat=2& | title=Animal Crossing in Shigeru Miyamoto's Keynote at GDC | author=StormCommander | date=2007-05-10 | accessdate=2008-01-01]
# "Max Payne" (7 million)
# "Moto Racer" (7 million)cite press release | url=http://www.gamesindustry.biz/articles/moto-racer-ds-multi-discipline-motorbike-title-heading-for-ds | title=Moto Racer DS | accessdate=2008-06-01 | date=2008-05-23 | publisher=Nobilis Publishing]
# "SOCOM" (7 million)cite press release | publisher=Sony Computer Entertainment | date=2006-02-21 | accessdate=2008-01-02 | url=http://www.us.playstation.com/News/PressReleases/326 | title=Sony Computer Entertainment America to offer downloadable game content for Socom 3: U.S. Navy Seals exclusively on PlayStation 2 Computer Entertainment System]
# "The Settlers" (7 million)
# "Unreal" (7 million)cite press release | url=http://www.midway.com/rxpage/mpr_4478.html | title=Midway announces Unreal Anthology coming Fall 2006 | date=2006-06-15 | accessdate=2008-01-01 | publisher=Midway]
# "Zoo Tycoon" (7 million)cite press release | url=http://investor.thq.com/phoenix.zhtml?c=96376&p=irol-newsArticle&ID=1109382&highlight= | title=THQ and Blue Fang Games Announce Development Agreement | accessdate=2008-02-21 | date=2008-02-19 | publisher=THQ]
# "EyeToy" (6.7 million)cite web | url=http://www.eurogamer.net/article.php?article_id=137142 | publisher=Eurogamer | date=2008-05-06 | accessdate=2008-05-10 | author=Ellie Gibson | title=PS3 has outsold Xbox 360 in Europe]
# "Alone in the Dark" (6 million)cite web | url=http://corporate.infogrames.com/MT-3.34-en/mt-static/FCKeditor/UserFiles/File/CA%20Q2%20FY07%2008%20FR%20%20FINAL_EUR(1).doc | format=Microsoft Word | date=2007-11-09 | accessdate=2008-01-06 | publisher=Infogrames | title=Consolidated revenue of 91.2 million euros for first half of fiscal 2007-2008 (unaudited preliminary results)]
# "Assassin's Creed" (6 million)
# "Buzz!" (6 million)
# "Carmen Sandiego" (6 million)cite web | url=http://www.gamasutra.com/features/19980213/girl_games.htm | title=Girl Games: Adventures in Lip Gloss | date=1998-02-13 | accessdate=2008-01-09 | publisher=Gamasutra | author=Rebecca L. Eisenberg]
# "Championship Manager" (6 million)cite web | url=http://corporate.sci.co.uk/Who_we_are/brandportfolio.aspx | title=Brand Portfolio | publisher=SCi | accessdate=2008-01-12]
# "NBA 2K" (6 million)
# "NBA Jam" (6 million)cite web | archiveurl=http://web.archive.org/web/20020602111122/www.acclaim.com/company/pressReleases/product/NBAJAM2004.html | url=http://www.acclaim.com/company/pressReleases/product/NBAJAM2004.html | archivedate=2002-06-02 | accessdate=2008-03-15 | publisher=Acclaim Entertainment | title=Acclaim Sports to Take Gamers to the Hole With 'NBA JAM 2004' for All Next-Generation Gaming Systems | date=2002-05-22]
# "Romance of the Three Kingdoms" (6 million)cite web | url=http://www.koei.co.jp/english/html/press/pdfs/rtk_imode_launch.pdf | format=PDF | title=Koei begins it's i-Mode version of "Romance of the Three Kingdoms" in Japan and Taiwan in July | date=2002-06-17 | accessdate=2008-01-03]
# "Test Drive" (6 million)cite web | url=http://sec.edgar-online.com/2006/03/07/0000950123-06-002721/Section2.asp | title=Form:10-K/A Filing Date:3/7/2006 | date=2006-03-07 | accessdate=2008-01-06 | publiser=Atari]
# "Turok" (6 million)cite web | publisher=Acclaim Entertainment | date=2002-08-27 | accessdate=2008-03-15 | archivedate=2004-06-10 | archiveurl=http://web.archive.org/web/20040610121509/http://www.acclaim.com/company/pressReleases/product/TurokLaborDay.html | url=http://www.acclaim.com/company/pressReleases/product/TurokLaborDay.html | title=First Child Born On 9-1-02 and Named 'Turok' For One Year Will Win Savings Bonds Towards College Tuition]
# "Conflict" (6 million shipped)
# "MLB 2K" (5.5 million)
# "Ninja Gaiden" (5.5 million)
# "Anno" (5 million)cite web | url=http://www.gameinformer.com/News/Story/200704/N07.0411.1346.21289.htm | publisher=Game Informer | date=2007-04-11 | author=Billy Berghammer | accessdate=2008-01-08 | title=Ubisoft Acquires RTS Developer SunFlowers]
# "Asterix" (5 million)cite press release | url=http://corporate.infogrames.com/infogramesgb/2003/06/atari_to_announce_asterix_xxl.php | publisher=Infogrames | date=2003-06-24 | accessdate=2008-01-06 | title=Atari to announce Asterix XXL for PlayStation 2 and GameCube]
# "Baldur's Gate" (5 million)cite web | url=http://www.xboxgamers.com/index.php?do=viewarticle&id=1889 | title=Jade Empire Interview | author=2005-05-02 | accessdate=2008-06-05 | publisher=XboxGamers]
# "" (5 million)
# "Chessmaster" (5 million)cite web | url=http://www.gamespot.com/news/2874204.html | publisher=GameSpot | title=Chessmaster 9000 announced | date=2002-07-12 | accessdate=2008-01-09 | author=Trey Walker]
# "Guild Wars" (5 million)cite press release |title=Guild Wars Tops Five Million Units Sold |url=http://www.guildwars.com/events/press/releases/pressrelease-2008-02-26.php |date=2008-02-26 |accessdate=2008-02-26 |publisher=ArenaNet]
# "Mario Party" (5 million in US)cite web | url=http://videogames.yahoo.com/news-1142660 | publisher=IGN | author=Stephen Coleman | date=2005-11-07 | accessdate=2008-03-16 | title=Mario Party 7 Offers Players a Passport to Fun]
# "Oddworld" (5 million)cite web | url=http://www.allbusiness.com/services/motion-pictures/4915891-1.html | pages=2 | title=Oddworld Setting 'siege' To Video Game Audiences | author=John Gaudiosi | publisher=The Hollywood Reporter | date=2006-10-30 | accessdate=2008-01-01]
# "Tecmo Bowl" (5 million)cite web | url=http://www.tecmo.co.jp/company/data/20070823cp_e.pdf | title= TECMO Corporate Profile | pages=12 | format=PDF | accessdate=2008-01-07 | date=2007-08-23 | publisher=Tecmo]
# "TOCA Touring Car series" (5 million)cite web | url=http://www.1up.com/do/reviewPage?cId=3129060 | publisher=1Up.com | date=2004-06-08 | accessdate=2008-01-06 | title=Reviews: TOCA Race Driver 2: The...]
# "Twisted Metal" (5 million in North America)cite web | url=http://www.gamespot.com/news/2648184.html | title=TM: Black Date Set | date=2000-10-31 | accessdate=2008-01-01 | publisher=GameSpot | author=Shahed Ahmed]
# "V-Rally" (5 million)cite web | url=http://pc.gamespy.com/pc/v-rally-3/ | publisher=GameSpy | accessdate=2008-01-06 | title=V-Rally 3 (PC)]
# "ATV Offroad Fury" (almost 5 million)cite web | url=http://wireless.ign.com/articles/708/708833p1.html | publisher=IGN | accessdate=2008-03-15 | date=2006-05-15 | author=Levi Buchanan | title=E3 2006: ATV Offroad Fury]

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