'Halo 5' pushed Xbox One gross sales previous the PS4 in October

'Halo 5' pushed Xbox One sales past the PS4 in October

Regardless of how you are feeling concerning the single-participant expertise for Halo 5: Guardians, its place because the Xbox household’s normal-bearer is safe. NPD knowledge reveals that its launch final month not solely topped software program gross sales charts within the US, but in addition drove Xbox One to a victory over the rival PlayStation four. There are not any actual numbers hooked up, however in a press release Microsoft stated Xbox One gross sales have been up eighty one % over the identical month final yr. In case you did not already know, the costly however oh-so-good Elite Controller bought via its provide at most retailers, additionally offering a raise. The one query now’s if the victory will flip right into a streak, as Xbox options the brand new Tomb Raider this week to go together with an early launch of Star Wars: Battlefront on EA Entry. In different NPD information, the Yoshi’s Wooly World on Wii U got here in at quantity eight in recreation gross sales for the month, beating out Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Assortment, Rock Band four and Guitar Hero Stay.

1.) Halo 5: Guardians (XBO) 2.) NBA 2K16 (PS4, XBO, 360, PS3) [Note: Second Month] three.) Murderer’s Creed: Syndicate (PS4, XBO) four.) Madden NFL sixteen (PS4, XBO, 360, PS3) 5.) WWE 2K16 (PS4, XBO, 360, PS3) 6.) FIFA sixteen (PS4, XBO, 360, PS3) 7.) Future: The Taken King (PS4, XBO, 360, PS3) eight.) Yoshi’s Wooly World (NWU) 9.) Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Assortment (PS4) 10.) Rock Band four (XBO, PS4)

Big because of our followers for making #Xbox One greatest promoting console in Oct & Halo 5 #1 promoting recreation in accordance with NPD.

— Aaron Greenberg (@aarongreenberg) November thirteen, 2015

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