The NPD Group says that The Last of Us, developed by Naughty Dog and published by Sony, is the best selling video game for the tracked period despite being launched only on the PlayStation 3 home console.The rest of the top ten includes:
2.Animal Crossing: New Leaf – 3DS
3.Minecraft – X360
4.Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 – PC, PS3, Wii U, Xbox 360
5.NBA 2K13 – PC, PSP, PS3, Wii, Wii U, Xbox 360
6.Injustice: Gods Among Us – PS3, Wii U, Xbox 360
7.Donkey Kong Country Returns – 3DS, Wii
8.Deadpool – PS3, Xbox 360
9.Battlefield 3 – PC, PS3, Xbox 360
10.Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon – 3DS
Overall, software sales declined by 14 percent compared the same month in 2012.
Liam Callahan, an analyst for NPD, is quoted by VG247 as saying, "The Last of Us was also the third highest game to launch during the month of June since NPD began tracking sales in 1995."