Top 5 Most Popular Games Worldwide

We all have different tastes when it comes to gaming. It’s always interesting to see what other people are into at the moment. Even around the world what’s number one in one country is not in another country. I have compiled a list of what’s at the top of the sales charts around the globe. This list is based off of Amazon’s sales data.

Uncharted 4

1. Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End  for the PS4 was not only the number one best seller in North America but it was also the number one best seller in Europe. Uncharted 4 is set several years after Uncharted 3: Drake Deception. The series protagonist Nathan Drake reunites with his older brother Sam and longtime partner Sully in order to find the long-lost treasure of Captain Henry Avery to save his brother. Since its release back in May it has received worldwide praise from critics.

Zero Time Dilemma

2. Zero Time Dilemma is the number one game for both the PS Vita and Nintendo 3DS portable consoles.  It is available on Steam as well for the PC.  Nine participants awaken, trapped in an underground facility. In order to escape they must play a game but this game has deadly consequences. Who will live and who will die is up to you. It is a psychological horror, puzzle, visual novel game that will leave you on the edge of your seat.

Overwatch Origins Edition

3. Overwatch: Origins Edition is one of the most popular games in the UK and in North America for the Xbox One. It is a multiplayer first-person shooter from Blizzard Entertainment. It is set 60 years into the future on Earth. Humanity was in a golden age of prosperity. Then humanity decided to build robots with artificial intelligence.  These robots were called omnics. The facilities that built these robots started building hostile robots that turned against humanity. Then an international task force was created called Overwatch to restore order and combat the threat.

Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE

4. Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE is the number one game for the Wii U.  It takes place in modern day Tokyo and features real life locations. Evil beings called Mirages are seeking to harvest energy known as Performa from humans. Several humans have disappeared. A group of teens based on the characters from the Fire Emblem series are determined to find out who is behind the attacks. Reception of the game has been positive with players and critics.


5.  Minecraft makes it on the list for various reasons. It is at the top of the PC, PS3, and Xbox 36o charts, it has received many awards, and has sold over 106 million copies worldwide. It is the best selling PC game. Just about everyone I know is playing Minecraft. It is a game that kids and adults alike can play. It has about 5 different modes, you can play it on just about every device, and a Minecraft Story Mode. This is one game that will be on the top of the charts for awhile.


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