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US: Super Smash Bros Ultimate Was Best-Selling Game On Amazon In 2018

2018 was a great year for gamers with a number of high profile video games available for each platform. Now it is 2019 it’s time to look at Amazon’s best–selling video games of 2018 and it was Super Smash Bros Ultimate which took the crown. Amazon is obviously a huge retailer, so it is always interesting to see which games and products consumers couldn’t help purchasing in 2018: best-selling video games of 2018:

1. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
2. Red Dead Redemption 2 (PS4)
3. Super Mario Party
4. Marvel’s Spider-Man
5. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
6. Super Mario Odyssey
7. Pokemon: Let’s Go, Pikachu
8. Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 (PS4)
9. God of War
10. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild best-selling video game products of 2018:

1. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
2. $10 PlayStation Store Gift Card
3. $20 PlayStation Store Gift Card
4. Nintendo Switch Screen Protector Glass
5. PlayStation Plus: 12 Month Membership
6. Nintendo Switch – Neon Red and Neon Blue Joy-Con
7. $50 PlayStation Store Gift Card
8. Nintendo Switch Pro Controller
9. $10 Xbox Gift Card
10. $25 Xbox Gift Card

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14 thoughts on “US: Super Smash Bros Ultimate Was Best-Selling Game On Amazon In 2018”

  1. i cant belive that… smash is beating up rdr2 thats is selling like shit since a cuple of weeks it is always on 1 or 2 placed. i cant belive that smash sold more in 3 weeks than rdr in 9 weeks.
    sry… there is 80 Million ps4 and 22 Millions Switch.

    1. On Amazon, they count each game sales separately per console. So, in Red Dead’s case, since it is multiplatform, it’s PS4 sales are not combined with the Xbox One sales. So, with that knowledge, it is understandable how Smash could have easily outsold RD2.

      1. But smash is still only available on 1 console and there are loads more PS4 owners ( for now ) and if its based on per console, well Xbox rdr2 isn’t even in the chart.
        I’ve got rdr2 and it’s good, but it’s no where near addictive as smash and il be playing smash still in 4-5yrs time.

    2. Can’t believe or don’t want to believe? It’s a fact so it’s irrelevant what you think. You have to understand that just because 80 million PS4’s have been sold it does not mean that there are 80 million people actively buying all the games. Half the people who own a PS4 only have it for Fifa, Madden and Call of Duty every year. The Switch has a much higher attach rate for games and a much higher percentage of Switch owners have Smash compared to RDR2 on the other consoles. It has much wider appeal than that game too. Not that surprising really.

  2. Craziness… I thought I’d misread the title! Smash truly is a force to be reckoned with. It’s consistently outperformed platforms it was released on (i.e. Wii U and Gamecube) after its humble but awesome beginnings on the N64. Speaking of, I found a great way to spruce up your old carts:

    1. “Smash truly is a force to be reckoned with.” Well if it has every fighter from a past game and Simon, it should be.

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