The NPD has revealed their software sales chart for the month of July. According to a report by the Official Xbox Magazine on Aug. 16, the retail disc version of “Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition” managed to stay popular on its second month on the market.
The console port of the open-world sandbox video game managed to keep the second spot on the NPD chart. “NCAA Football 14,” which was released on July. 9 for the Playstation 3 and Xbox 360, was the best-selling software for the month in the U.S. “Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition” did beat out “The Last of Us,” a Playstation 3 exclusive title that came out in the month of June. You can check out the full top-ten best-selling software list for the month of July below (courtesy of the Official Xbox Magazine):
- NCAA Football 14 (360, PS3)
- Minecraft (360)
- The Last of Us (PS3)
- Call of Duty: Black Ops II (360, PS3, NWU, PC)
- Animal Crossing: New Leaf (3DS)
- Far Cry 3 (360, PS3, PC)
- Battlefield 3 (360, PS3, PC)
- Injustice: Gods Among Us (360, PS3, NWU)
- NBA 2K13 (360, PS3, Wii, NWU, PSP, PC)
- Lego Batman 2: DC Super Heroes (360, Wii, NDS, PS3, 3DS, NWU, PSV, PC)
“Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition” is also feature prominently as a downloadable title on the Xbox Live Marketplace. With the NPD not tracking digital sales, the console port could have sold even more than reported.
4J Studios recently confirmed that “Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition” has combined to sell over 8 million units at retailers and on the Xbox Live Marketplace. You can check out a selection of screenshots of the video game in the slideshow located near the top of this article.