The NPD Group and The Entertainment Software Association, which tracks video game hardware and software sales throughout the United States, has revealed that Nintendo Switch family of systems proved to be the best-selling gaming hardware of 2022. The gaming console which made the most money (dollar sales) was Sony’s PlayStation 5, though the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S consoles were subject to continued stock issues in 2022. The best-selling video game of 2022 in the United States was the newest entry in the popular Call of Duty series, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II from Activision Blizzard.
Top Games in the United States in 2022
|PC/Console (full-game sales only) – Best Sellers||Mobile – Top Grossing|
|1||Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2||1||Candy Crush Saga|
|3||Madden NFL 23||3||Coin Master|
|4||God of War: Ragnarök||4||Royal Match|
|5||LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga||5||Pokémon Go|
|7||FIFA 23||7||Clash of Clans|
|8||Pokémon Legends: Arceus†||8||Homescapes|
|9||Horizon II: Forbidden West||9||Bingo BlitzTM – BINGO Games|
|10||MLB: The Show 22^||10||Jackpot Party – Casino Slots|
*Mobile spending provided by Sensor Tower, Inc.
†Digital sales not included
^Xbox Digital sales not included