Wii Play is best-selling game of all time in US

Wednesday, 20th January 2010 11:01 GMT By Johnny Cullen

Wii Play

NPD’s confirmed that Wii Play is the biggest-selling game of all time in the US, with Guitar Hero III and GTA: San Andreas coming second and third respectively.

No exact sales figures were given for the top ten games on the list, but it was confirmed back in October that Wii Play had sold over 11.1 million units, with 10.3 million units of GH3 moved and San Andreas selling 9.8 million units.

Thanks to massive sales in November and December, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 gets itself on the list in fourth, with the original MW in seventh and Treyarch’s World at War at nine.

Full list is below, thanks to Gamespot.

1) Wii Play (Wii)
2) Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock (PS2, PS3, Wii, Xbox 360)
3) Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PS2, Xbox)
4) Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 (PS3, Xbox 360)
5) Wii Fit (Wii)
6) Mario Kart Wii (Wii)
7) Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare (PS3, Xbox 360, DS)
8 -  Madden NFL 07 (PS3, Xbox 360, Xbox, PS2, PSP, DS, GC, GBA, Wii)
9) Call of Duty: World at War (PS3, Xbox 360, DS, Wii)
10) Namco Museum (DC, GBA, PS2, GC, Xbox, PSP, N64, PS3, Wii, DS, PSP, PS, Xbox 360)



  1. Blerk

    It’s complete crap too. Well done, Nintendo!

    #1 5 years ago
  2. DJ Deathstar

    Crap game bundled with a controller, wonder how many people bought it for the actual game and not the controller!

    #2 5 years ago
  3. mington

    2) Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock

    WOOO, i didn’t realise it was that popular, can you imagine the amount of plastic guitars thats gonna be filling up the landfills in the next 5 years, there will be people in shanty towns living in houses made out of guitar hero guitars strapped together with there…straps

    #3 5 years ago
  4. Dannybuoy

    Biggest selling in-pack game to come bundled with a controller.

    #4 5 years ago

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