Anthem Snatches First Place for NPD’s February 2019 Chart; Metro Exodus at Eighth Place

February was a big month indeed, with two highly anticipated titles, Anthem and Metro: Exodus, releasing within a span of a couple of weeks. However, the latter ended up debuting at 8th place for the top 20 NPD’s February list of sales, while Anthem snatched the number one spot.

To put things into perspective, BioWare revealed this is their second biggest launch ever after Mass Effect 3, and the game is officially the second best-selling game so far after Kingdom Hearts III. Other interesting titles within the top ten list include Campcom’s anime and manga fighting title, Jump Force, even with the community’s critical reception of the game. Resident Evil 2 managed to stand its ground at number six on the list as well. Here is the list of top 20 best-selling titles for the month of February, courtesy of NPD.

  1. Anthem
  2. Jump Force
  3. Kingdom Hearts III
  4. Far Cry New Dawn
  5. Red Dead Redemption II
  6. Resident Evil 2 2019
  7. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate*
  8. Metro: Exodus
  9. NBA 2K19
  10. Call of Duty: Black Ops IIII
  11. New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe
  12. Mario Kart 8
  13. Grand Theft Auto V
  14. Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey
  15. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild*
  16. Minecraft
  17. Super Mario Party
  18. Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six: Siege
  19. Madden NFL 19
  20. Marvel’s Spider-Man

Anthem is available on PS4, Xbox One, and PC. Do you think it will take long to dethrone Anthem? What surprised you most within this top 20 list? Make sure to share with us your unique Javelin builds and let us know how much are you enjoying the game.

[Source: NeoGAF]