The charts NDP to the month of March, 2014 for the US market are revealed and confirmed the leadership of the PS4 with the Xbox One; the latter has sold 311000 units. Sony had announced a few days ago that the PS4 is over more than 7 million units worldwide, Microsoft today announced having passed the 5 million for the Xbox One and emphasizes a 60% improvement than the Xbox 360 at the same time after its launch. The Xbox division said: "of course, we are just starting with this generation and the coming months will bring several new ads you'll love" and adds: "the team will continue to provide improvements regularly and new features based on feedback from users through the frequent updates of the system. "We look forward to sharing with you more games in June at E3".
Microsoft reveals other figures including the fact that it sells for 2.9 games by console and that it is sold 1.4 million games Xbox One during this month of March. On Xbox 360, it has passed to 110,000 units last month and 2.7 million 360 games have been sold.
And finally, Liam Callahan from NPD says: "When comparing the first five months of the One and PS4 Xbox sales in the first five months of their predecessors, total sales Xbox One and PS4 are increases by up to 60%". These figures are encouraging and it shows that the market is revived with the release of this new generation even if everything was not perfect at launch. This gave even a positive sales of accessories since there is an increase in sales of 4 percent in March thanks to the new consoles.
Here is the ranking of sales of games in March in the US:
- Titanfall (Xbox One, PC)
- inFAMOUS Second Son (PS4)
- South Park: The Stick Of Truth (360, PS3, PC)
- Call Of Duty: Ghosts (360, PS4, PS3, Xbox One, Wii, PC)
- Dark Souls II (PS3, 360)
- Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes (PS4, Xbox One, PS3, 360)
- NBA 2K 14 (360, PS4, PS3, Xbox on PC)
- Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster (PS3, PS Vita)
- The LEGO Movie Videogame (360, PS3, 3DS, Wii U, XBO, PS4, PS Vita)
- Minecraft (360)