The NPD results have arrived! The best selling game in North America for January 2018 is none other than Capcom’s Monster Hunter: World!! After becoming the fastest selling (or shipping.. or whatever) game in the company’s history, is it really that surprising??

Dragon Ball Fighterz took second place, as Goku and friends stormed the fighting game scene.

The Top 20 for January 2018:

1 Monster Hunter: World

2 Dragon Ball FighterZ

3 Call of Duty: WWII

4 PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds

5 Grand Theft Auto V

6 NBA 2K18

7 Super Mario Odyssey

8 The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

9 Mario Kart 8

10 Madden NFL 18

11 Star Wars: Battlefront II

12 Assassin’s Creed Origins

13 EA Sports UFC 3

14 Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege

15 FIFA 18

16 Dragon Ball Xenoverse

17 The Sims 4

18 Splatoon 2

19 Dissidia Final Fantasy NT

20 Need for Speed Payback

The Nintendo Switch was the best selling console in January, yet the PS4 family pulled in the most revenue. All three consoles had strong sales, proving the video game market is alive and well.