This Week’s Top Sellers

This Week's Top Sellers

Pre-orders are the order of the day with Final Fantasy XII topping the PS2 chart, Gears of War heading Xbox 360, Vice City Stories leading PSP, while Zelda and Burning Crusade are astride their respective platforms.

PS2: Final Fantasy XII is coming out next week and Amazon shoppers are gearing up for the release. Rockstar’s latest bullies its way to number two after a tumultuous lead-up to launch.
 

  1. Final Fantasy XII (pre-order)—Square Enix
  2. Bully—Rockstar
  3. Madden NFL 07—EA
  4. Lego Star Wars II—LucasArts
  5. Justice League Heroes—Eidos
  6. Guitar Hero 2—RedOctane
  7. Marvel Ultimate Alliance (pre-order)—Activision
  8. Okami—Capcom
  9. Tiger Woods PGA Tour 07—EA
  10. Destroy All Humans 2—THQ

PSP: GTA: Vice City Stories pre-orders top the PSP charts. If it performs like its predecessor, Liberty City Stories, expect it to stick around these charts for months to come.
 

  1. GTA: Vice City Stories (pre-order)—Rockstar
  2. Madden NFL 07—EA
  3. Ace Combat X: Skies of Deception—Namco Bandai
  4. Medal of Honor: Heroes—EA
  5. Lego Star Wars II—LucasArts
  6. Daxter—SCEA
  7. GTA: Liberty City Stories—Rockstar
  8. NHL 07—EA
  9. Star Wars Battlefront II—LucasArts
  10. Wipeout Pure—Ubisoft

 
Xbox 360: Emergence Day approaches, as Gears of War pre-orders come in at number one on the Xbox 360 list. Other pre-orders on the list include Marvel: Ultimate Alliance, Call of Duty 3 and Halo 3.
 

  1. Gears of War (pre-order)—Microsoft
  2. Marvel: Ultimate Alliance (pre-order)—Activision
  3. Tiger Woods PGA Tour 07—EA
  4. Call of Duty 3 (pre-order)—Activision
  5. Halo 3 (pre-order)—Microsoft
  6. Splinter Cell Double Agent—Ubisoft
  7. Madden NFL 07—EA
  8. Dead Rising—Capcom
  9. Fifa Soccer 07—EA
  10. Saints Row—THQ

 
Xbox: Justice League Heroes tops the old Xbox list with Madden NFL 07 following right behind.
 

  1. Justice League Heroes—Eidos
  2. Madden NFL 07—EA
  3. Lego Star Wars II—LucasArts
  4. Splinter Cell Double Agent—Ubisoft
  5. Halo 2—Microsoft
  6. Destroy All Humans 2—THQ
  7. Avatar: The Last Air Bender—THQ
  8. Tiger Woods PGA 07—EA
  9. Family Guy—2K
  10. Lego Star Wars—Eidos

 
DS: The DS chart is full of hits, with Brain Age at the top, followed by New Super Mario Bros., Pokemon Mystery Dungeon Blue Rescue Team and Nintendogs.
 

  1. Brain Age—Nintendo
  2. New Super Mario Bros.—Nintendo
  3. Pokemon Mystery Dungeon Blue Rescue Team—Nintendo
  4. Nintendogs Lab & Friends—Nintendo
  5. Mario Kart—Nintendo
  6. Big Brain Academy—Nintendo
  7. Animal Crossing: Wild World—Nintendo
  8. Nintendogs Dalmatian & Friends—Nintendo
  9. Mario vs. Donkey Kong 2: March of the Minis—Nintendo
  10. Final Fantasy III (pre-order)—Square Enix

 
GameCube: Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess again tops the GameCube list this week and the two Lego Star Wars titles follow back-to-back.
 

  1. Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess (pre-order)—Nintendo
  2. Lego Star Wars II—LucasArts
  3. Lego Star Wars—Eidos
  4. Mario Kart Double Dash—Nintendo
  5. Madden NFL 07—EA
  6. Animal Crossing—Nintendo
  7. Super Smash Bros. Melee—Nintendo
  8. Super Mario Strikers—Nintendo
  9. Avatar: The Last Airbender—THQ
  10. Paper Mario: The Thousand Year Door—Nintendo

 
PC: World of Warcraft: Burning Crusade pre-orders again come in at number one on the Amazon PC charts. The Sims 2: Pets is the top released game overall on the Amazon sales charts.
 

  1. World of Warcraft: Burning Crusade (pre-order)—Vivendi Games
  2. The Sims 2: Pets—EA
  3. Microsoft Flight Sim X Deluxe—Microsoft
  4. Nancy Drew: The Creature of Kapu Cave—Her Interactive
  5. Battlefield 2142—EA
  6. Neverwinter Nights 2 (pre-order)—Atari
  7. World of Warcraft—Vivendi Games
  8. Warhammer 40K: Dawn of War Dark Crusade—THQ
  9. Microsoft Age of Empires 3: Warchiefs—Microsoft
  10. The Sims 2—EA

This Week’s Top Sellers

This Week's Top Sellers

Yesterday saw the launch of DS Lite in the U.S, and it’s DS games that are topping Amazon’s sales charts. Here are the top tens for all platforms over the last week.

The top two DS games, New Super Mario Bros. and Brain Age, are also the top two games on Amazon.com overall. Big Brain Academy hangs onto its number three spot.

1. New Super Mario Bros. – Nintendo
2. Brain Age – Nintendo
3. Big Brain Academy – Nintendo
4. Mario Kart – Nintendo
5. Animal Crossing: Wild World – Nintendo
6. Electroplankton – Nintendo
7. Meteos – Nintendo
8. Tetris DS – Nintendo
9. Castlevania: Dawn of Sorrow – Konami
10. Super Mario 64 DS – Nintendo

GameCube: Starfox Assault tops the GameCube list with its $15 price tag, pushing DDR Mario Mix down a spot from last week to number two. Cars breaks the top 10, as the movie rolls out to theaters.

1. Starfox Assault – Nintendo
2. DDR Mario Mix – Nintendo
3. Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door – Nintendo
4. Karaoke Revolution Vol. 3 – Konami
5. Cars – THQ
6. Lego Star Wars – LucasArts
7. 2006 FIFA World Cup – EA
8. Super Smash Bros. Melee – Nintendo
9. Mario Kart: Double Dash!! – Nintendo
10. The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker – Nintendo

Xbox 360: Amazon.com buyers have a case of World Cup fever as EA’s soccer title tops even Ghost Recon Advanced Warfighter and Oblivion. The newly released MotoGP 06 just breaks the list at number nine.

1. 2006 FIFA World Cup – EA
2. Ghost Recon Advanced Warfighter – Ubisoft
3. The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion – 2K Games
4. The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion CE – 2K Games
5. Hitman: Blood Money – Eidos
6. Call of Duty 2 – Activision
7. Tomb Raider: Legend – Eidos
8. Fight Night Round 3 – EA
9. MotoGP 06 – THQ
10. Perfect Dark Zero Limited CE – Microsoft

Xbox: Cars is the newest face on the Xbox list, with Halo 2 topping the list. Two soccer titles make an appearance as well: EA’s FIFA Soccer 2006 and Konami’s World Soccer Winning Eleven 9.

1. Halo 2 – Microsoft
2. Fable: The Lost Chapters – Microsoft
3. FIFA Soccer 2006 – EA
4. Cars – THQ
5. The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind GOTY – Bethesda
6. Hitman: Blood Money – Eidos
7. Star Wars: KOTOR II – LucasArts
8. World Soccer Winning Eleven 9 International – Konami
9. Star Wars Battlefield II – LucasArts
10. Halo – Microsoft

PS2: The $20 GTA: Liberty City Stories tops the PS2 charts for another week, as Kingdom Hearts II surges from last week’s four spot to number two. Again, Cars makes the list as the movie is in the height of its popularity.

1. GTA: Liberty City Stories – Rockstar
2. Kingdom Hearts II – Square Enix
3. 2006 FIFA World Cup – EA
4. God of War – SCEA
5. Kingdom Hearts – Square Enix
6. Cars – THQ
7. Final Fantasy XI: Treasures of Aht Urhgan – Square Enix
8. Jaws Unleashed – Majesco
9. Hitman: Blood Money – Eidos
10. Guitar Hero Bundle – RedOctane

PSP: Liberty City Stories is on top of two lists this week, as Field Commander drops from number one to three.

1. GTA: Liberty City Stories – Rockstar
2. Daxter – SCEA
3. Field Commander – SOE
4. Madden NFL 06 – EA
5. Burnout Legends – EA
6. FIFA Soccer 2006 – EA
7. ATV Offroad Fury Blazin’ Trails – SCEA
8. MLB 2006: The Show – SCEA
9. Monster Hunter Freedom – Capcom
10. SOCOM: Fireteam Bravo – SCEA

PC: Half-Life 2: Episode One drops to number four after being on top last week, as World of Warcraft bumps up from the number two spot to top the chart.

1. World of Warcraft – Vivendi Games
2. The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion – 2K
3. The Sims 2 – EA
4. Half-Life 2: Episode One – EA
5. Sid Meier’s Civilization IV – 2K
6. Microsoft Flight Simulator 2004 – Microsoft
7. The Sims 2: Open for Business exp. pack – EA
8. Heroes of Might & Magic V – Ubisoft
9. Age of Empires III – Microsoft
10. The Sims 2: Family Fun Stuff – EA