NPD Group: PS4 Tops Xbox One In March Despite Titanfall’s High Sales

The NPD Group has released the monthly sales figures for March 2014 with the PS4 leading hardware sales for the third month in a row.  Titanfall and inFamous: Second Son were the top two selling games of the month.

Software sales hit $432 million, which was down from the same month last year.  This was due to fewer new releases compared to March 2013.  However, total sales (including hardware) came in at $1.025 billion, a 3% increase compared to March 2013.  Overall, it was still a fantastic month for the industry.

Check out the Top 10 selling games of March 2014 below:

  1. Titanfall (EA)
  2. inFAMOUS Second Son (Sony)
  3. South Park: The Stick Of Truth (Ubisoft)
  4. Call Of Duty: Ghosts (Activision)
  5. Dark Souls II (Bandai Namco)
  6. Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes (Konami)
  7. NBA 2K14 (2K Games)
  8. Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster (Square Enix)
  9. The LEGO Movie Videogame (Warner Bros.)
  10. Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition

The PS4 was king of the hardware for the third month in a row.  Titanfall was not enough to elevate the Xbox One to victory.  Microsoft has noted that 311,000 Xbox Ones and 111,000 Xbox 360s were sold during March.  Yesterday, Sony announced that 7 million PS4s have been sold worldwide.

Nintendo has not revealed sales data for the Wii U or 3DS.