The agency issued NPD Group to monitor the sales of games and hardware in the US market report for the month of May of the current year 2019, and achieved gaming market revenue was estimated at 641 million, lower by 11% than last year, hardware sales earnings reached $ 149 million, and is lower by 20% which was achieved in May of last year. Sales of games and The Bodyguard reached $ 262 million, and is lower by 13% last year, while sales of accessories has reached its revenue to $ 230 million, without growth or decline in revenue.
And May came from sales of games as follows:
Mortal Kombat 11
Total War: Three Kingdoms
Grand Theft Auto V
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate*
Red Dead Redemption II
MLB 19: The Show
Mario Kart 8*
Tom Clancy’s The Division 2^
Call of Duty: Black Ops IIII^
New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe*
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild*
Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six: Siege
Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey
Team Sonic Racing
Yoshi’s Crafted World*
Again use the fighting game Mortal Kombat 11 in success and take the top spot of sales for the second consecutive month, Mortal Kombat 11 now is the most selling game in the US market for the current year 2019, superior to versions like Kingdom Hearts 3.
In terms of hardware, it enabled and switch to snatch the top spot sales, outperforming rivals PS4 and Xbox One both in terms of number of units sold or the revenue in dollars, and Switch is the best-selling device this year in the American market so far, and is the only device that has achieved growth in sales in May 2019 compared to last year.