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NPD Group’s U.S. video game retail report for June 2021 is in, revealing an overall increase in consumer spending compared to the same period last year.

In terms of hardware, the Xbox Series X/S was the best-selling platform in dollars. However, it was Nintendo Switch that sold the most units. Xbox’s dollar sales in June set a new record for Microsoft, beating a previous record the company had set in June 2011.

PlayStation 5 remains the fastest-selling console in US history. However, sales were somewhat hampered by supply constraints. Sony’s console is notoriously hard to find among new hardware.

In the field of software, Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart was the best-selling game of June in the US tear apart achieved highest dollar revenue in launch month in Ratchet & Clank franchise history. According to NPD, in the month of the game’s launch, sales doubled that of 2016 Ratchet & Clank.

The best-selling games of June 2021 in the US (all platforms) are as follows:

  1. Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart
  2. Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War
  3. Mario Golf: Super Rush
  4. MLB: The Show 21
  5. Scarlet Nexus
  6. Resident Evil Village
  7. Mario Kart 8
  8. Minecraft
  9. Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales
  10. Mortal Kombat 11
  11. Animal Crossing: New Horizons
  12. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare (2019)
  13. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
  14. Assassin’s Creed Valhalla
  15. Super Mario 3D World
  16. Mass Effect: Legendary Edition
  17. Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 + 2
  18. The Legend of Zelda: Breadth of the Wild
  19. Pokemon Sword/Shield
  20. Sea of ​​Thieves

Last but not least, the Midnight Black variant of DualSense was the best-selling accessory in the US for the month of June.

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