PlayStation 4, the first choice for players.
2018 was a year full of new titles, especially due to the innovation made by Sony, Capcom, Ubisoft and Rockstar. But even though we had 365 days full of fierce competition in the industry, the best selling game was Spider-Man for PlayStation 4, which was the major winner in terms of game consoles.
Not only were six of ten best selling video games of 2018 for PS4, but the whole top five best selling games are all for Sony’s console. God of War was an unstopable sensations in the first half of the year and it comes in at number 2, followed by FIFA 19, Monster Hunter: World and Far Cry 5. In the top eight, we find Play Station again with its best selling title Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, according to the statistics published in VGChartz (specializing in selling video games website for more than 13 years).
From top six we can see Nintendo Switch with legendary titles like Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, Super Mario Odyssey, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild or Splatoon 2. Although this ranking might be different according to Amazon, where the best selling game of 2018 was Super Smash Bros Ultimate for Switch, followed by Super Mario Party. In the top three, we find Red Dead Redemption, one of the most surprising titles of the last quarter of the year.