Amazon UK turned 15 yesterday and to celebrate they released some statistics which I’m sure you’re all interested in, their top 10 best selling video games since launch.
Since it’s launch in 1998 Amazon has quickly become one of the best online marketplaces for books, video games, music, DVDs, and electrical items. They’ve also got a pretty decent collection of eReaders and tablets too with their range of Kindle devices. But have you ever wondered what the best selling video game since the beginning of Amazon? Or the best selling book? Well now you can know!
Amazon have released their top 10 best selling video games of all time surprisingly the list is fairly modern with Grand Theft Auto V getting in fourth place after only being out for a month. Other than that there’s a hell of a lot of Call of Duty, and FIFA.
- Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2
- Call of Duty: Black Ops
- Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3
- Grand Theft Auto V
- Call of Duty: Black Ops 2
- FIFA 10
- FIFA 13
- FIFA 12
- The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
- Zumba Fitness
Some other nifty facts in regards to book sales are as follows:
- Fastest Selling Product of All Time – Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Book)
- Fastest Selling Album of All Time – One Direction ‘Midnight Memories’
- Fastest Selling Book of All Time – Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
- Fastest Selling DVD of All Time – Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2
- Best Selling Artist – Adele
- Best Selling Album – Adele ’21′
- Best Selling Single – Rage Against the Machine ‘Killing in the Name’ [Explicit]
- Best Selling Book – Fifty Shades of Grey
- Best Selling DVD – Mamma Mia!