March NPD Results

NPD Group's Mat Piscatella tweets how March 2021 set a record for video game accessory sales in March: "US NPD ACCESSORIES - March 2021 spending on video game accessories reached a March record $300 million, 26% higher when compared to a year ago. First quarter accessory dollar sales totaled $717 million, 42% higher than a year ago." He also tweets US 2021 Year-to-Date Top 10 Sellers, a US 12 Months Rolling Top 10 Sellers, and a US March 2021 Top 20 Sellers. Here's the top 10 from that list, which is said to include physical and digital results from the Nintendo eShop, PlayStation Store, Xbox, and Steam, ranked by dollar sales:

Rank Last Month Title Publisher
1 2 Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Activision Blizzard (Corp)
2 NEW Monster Hunter: Rise Capcom USA
3 NEW Outriders Square Enix Inc (Corp)
4 1 Super Mario 3D World* Nintendo
5 4 Marvel's Spider-Man: Miles Morales Sony (Corp)
6 9 Mario Kart 8* Nintendo
7 7 Assassin's Creed Valhalla Ubisoft
8 10 Animal Crossing: New Horizons* Nintendo
9 16 Super Mario 3D All-Stars* Nintendo
10 8 Minecraft Multiple Video Game Manufacturers
* Digital sales not included