We are about to list best selling games of decade 2010 -2019.Check the list below:
10 – Call of Duty: Black Ops 1
Sold – 26.2 million
Call of Duty: Black Ops was released back in 2010 for PS3, Xbox 3 and PC. Black Ops 1 is Activision’s one of most successful games in franchise. Game delivered great graphics with various game play modes, including first ever full zombie mode in COD series. Until 2019 Black ops sold over 26.2 million copies securing itself a top 10 position as highest selling video games of decade.
9 – Red Dead Redemption 2
Sold – 26.5 million
Red Dead Redemption 2 is a sequel to cowboy action adventure game Red Dead Redemption.The game being released recently made it to our top list by selling over 26.5 million copies worldwide.The Game got released for Xbox One and PS4 in 2018, with a PC and Stadia release in 2019.Red Dead Redemption 2 is an open world games focuses on story of Arthur and his survival against government forces,rival gangs and other opposers.
8 – Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3
Sold – 26.5 million
The other successful addition to COD series after Black Ops 1 was Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3. It is single best selling Call of Duty game of all time. Game was released in 2011 for Xbox 360, PS3, Wii and PC. COD:MW3 was the last installment in Modern Warfare and wraps up the series beautifully. Modern Warfare 3 whopped over 26.5 million copies.
7 – Terraria
Sold – 27 million
Terraria is an an action-adventure sandbox game developed by Re-Logic refereed as ‘Minecraft 2D.” The game got released on every platform. Terraria launched in 2011,started out as low key growing over the time and sold 27 million copies by now. It is one of best selling sandbox game of entire decade.
6 – Mario Kart 8
Sold – 27.5 million
Mario Kart 8 launched in May 2014 Wii U exclusive with excellent sales.It was the best selling game of Wii U selling around 8 million copies alone.Three years later game was ported to the Switch immediately when it was released in 2017. Mario Kart is a simple race game feature characters from the Mario series on fantastical race tracks while gathering various boosts on the road.Mario Kart 8 is best selling Wii game as well as switch game shipped all together 27.5 million copies.
5 – Diablo 3
Sold – 30 million
Diablo 3 is a sequel to Diablo 2,launched back in 2012 for PC and made to other platforms later along with switch. Diablo 3 is an action role-playing game developed and published by Blizzard Entertainment,squeezing around 30 million copies on all ports. According to reports, Diablo 4 is on the horizon.
4 – The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
Sold – 30 million
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is one of most successful RPG of all time by Bethesda Game Studios. Game was originally released for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, and Xbox 360 on November 11, 2011.Its the fifth main line entry in series that shipped 30 million copies worldwide. It is playable from either a first or third-person perspective. The player may freely roam over the land of Skyrim which is an open world environment consisting of wilderness expanses, dungeons, cities, towns, fortresses, and villages.
3 – Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds
Sold – 50 million
Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG) is one of most successful Indie games of all time. PUBG originally released for Steam and Early access and flooded over the Internet like anything. PUBG ported to Mobile and PlayStation crossing over and sold 50 million copies being the top 3 highest selling games of decade.
2 – Grand Theft Auto 5
Sold – 115 million
Grand Theft Auto V is the most successful game of GTA franchise and is the benchmark for any open world game.Grand Theft Auto V is a 2013 action-adventure game developed by Rockstar North and published by Rockstar Games. It is the first main entry in the Grand Theft Auto series since 2008’s Grand Theft Auto IV. The game sold over 115 million copies creating a history.
GTA V is set within the fictional state of San Andreas, based on Southern California, the single-player story follows three criminals and their efforts to commit heists while under pressure from a government agency and powerful crime figures.
1 – Minecraft
Sold – 180 million
Minecraft is an open world sandbox action adventure game released in 2011,the success of game was unexpected ,the game unexpectedly rose to heights and became the best ever selling game of decade. Minecraft got available in every major system and even mobile devices in the course of this decade.
Minecraft sold over all 180 million copies making a history.