Highest Selling Video Games 2016

Highest Selling Video Games 2016
Highest Selling Video Games 2016
Top 10 Highest Selling Video Games 2016

10. Call of Duty: Black Ops III (Publisher: Activision)

We start our list of Highest Selling Video Games 2016 is Call of Duty: Black Ops III. The third version of the famous series Black Ops of Call of Duty had a widespread expectation from the game. It is the twelfth entry in the Call of Duty series and the sequel to the 2012 video game Call of Duty: Black Ops II . It was released on Microsoft Windows, Playstation 4, and Xbox One.

The story centers in 2065, 40 years after Black ops II has been fought. Military technologies have advanced to such a level that Robotics have taken a major role in combat. The another part of the story takes in the past in 1942 where 4 people have performed horrendous crimes and paying their deeds for it.

The campaign in Black Ops III is designed to support 4-player cooperative gameplay, allowing for bigger, more open level design and less corridor shooting. Zombies features a new XP progression system, which allows players to unlock items in a similar fashion to multiplayer and campaign.

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9. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt (Publisher: CD Projekt Red)

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is described as twenty times bigger than that of The Witcher 2: Assassin of Kings. This time around, the branching, linear story is being replaced by a massive open-world and myriad different possible endings. New-gen graphics should make the game look beautiful on consoles, and no doubt strain your gaming rig on PC.

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt concludes the story of the witcher Geralt of Rivia, the series’ protagonist, whose story to date has been covered in the previous versions. Continuing from The Witcher 2, the ones who sought to use Geralt are now gone. Geralt seeks to move on with his own life, embarking on a new and personal mission while the world order itself is coming to a change.

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8. NBA 2K15 (Publisher: Take-Two Interactive Software)

Highest Selling Video Games 2016
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NBA 2K15 is the sixteenth installment in the NBA 2K franchise and the successor to Nba 2K14. It was released in October 2014 for Microsoft Windows, Xbox One, Xbox 360, Play station 3 and PlayStation 4.

NBA 2K15 had the best launch month of all-time for any NBA 2K title. In fact, for 8th generation software, NBA 2K16 had the best launch month ever for any Sports Game.

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7. Dying Light (Publisher: Warner Bros.)

The game revolves around an undercover afilgent named Kyle Crane who is sent to infiltrate a quarantine zone in a city called Harran. It features an enemy-infested, open-world city with a dynamic day and night cycle. The day-night cycle changes the game drastically, as enemies become more aggressive and more difficult to deal with during night time.

Many thought that the game was created keeping the idea of films like Resident Evil but the publishers later denied that the game has no connection with the film series.

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6. Batman: Arkham Origin (Publisher: Warner Bros)

Highest Selling Video Games 2016
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The most exciting game in the list of Highest Selling Video Games 2016 is Bataman: Arkham Knight. The game centers around Gotham City. It’s main storyline follows Batman as he confronts Scarecrow, who has launched an attack on Gotham City, causing a city-wide evacuation. Scarecrow, with the help of the mysterious Arkham Knight, is also able to unite Batman’s greatest foes in an attempt to finally destroy Batman.

The game is presented from a third-person perspective, with a primary focus on Batman’s melee combat, stealth abilities, detective skills, and gadgets. Arkham Knight also introduces the Batmobile, which is used for transportation and combat. The game expands Batman’s arsenal of gadgets and combat attacks and offers a more open world structure, allowing the player to complete side missions apart from the primary storyline.

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5. BloodBourne (Publisher : Sony Computer Entertainment)

Highest Selling Video Games 2016
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Set in a dark, Gothic world filled with shambling villagers and massive werewolves. The combat is fast and ferocious, and new gameplay elements such as randomly generated dungeons promise to greatly change up a familiar formula, while still keeping the same, distinctive sense of challenge and despair.

Upon mysteriously awakening in Yharnam during the night of “The Hunt”, the Hunter seeks out something known only as “Paleblood” for reasons unknown. The Hunter begins to unravel Yharnam’s intriguing mysteries while hunting down its many terrifying beasts. Eventually, the Hunter’s objective is to locate and terminate the source of the plague, and escape the nightmare to return to the ‘real world’, known as the “Waking World”.

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4. FIFA 16 (Publisher: EA Sports)

Highest Selling Video Games 2016
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Probably the best Game by Fans choice in the Highest Selling Video Games 2016 is FIFA 16. This is the first time in the history of soccer game FIFA that female football players have been included. Three female footballers Alex Morgan, Sydney Leroux and Megan Rapinoe have also appeared in the CD covers of the game. Martin Tyler and Alan Smith are the commentators for the game.

New features of the game will involve a licensed presentation package for the Bundesliga, new weather and kick-off time variations, and the use of vanishing spray during certain matches.

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3. Battlefield: Hardline (Publisher: Electronic Arts)

Highest Selling Video Games 2016
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The bronze medalist in our list of Highest Selling Video Games of 2016 is Battlefield: Hardline. The focus of the game is the “war on crime”, breaking away from the military setting . Innovative features include Many new game modes are featured in Hardline, including “Heist”, “Rescue”, “Hotwire”, “Blood Money”, and “Crosshair” Mode

Miami is embroiled in a drug war and Officer Nick Mendoza and his partner, veteran detective Khai Minh Dao follows the drug supply chain from the streets to the source. In a series of increasingly off-the-books cases, the two detectives come to realize that power and corruption can affect both sides of the law.

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2. Grand Theft Auto V (Publisher: Rockstar Games)

Highest Selling Video Games 2016
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The finalist in our list of Highest Selling Video Games 2016 is Grand Theft Auto V. Grand Theft Auto V is an action-adventure played from either a first-person or third-person view. Players complete missions—linear scenarios with set objectives—to progress through the story. Outside of missions, players can freely roam the Open world. Composed of the San Andreas open countryside area and the fictional city of Los Santos, the world of Grand Theft Auto V is much larger in area than earlier entries in the series. The world may be fully explored from the beginning of the game without restrictions, although story progress unlocks more gameplay content.

This is  the first time that a GTA game has 3 persons completing the story rather than 1 person in the previous GTA games. The single-player mode lets players control three characters: Michael De Santa, Trevor Philips and Franklin Clinton—criminals whose stories interconnect as they complete missions. Some missions are completed with only one character and others feature two or three.

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1. Mortal Kombat X (Publisher: Warner Bros.)

Highest Selling Video Games 2016
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The winner in our list of Highest Selling Video Games 2016 is Mortal Kombat. Mortal Kombat X is a single-player and multi-player fighting video game. It is the tenth main installment in the Mortal Kombat video game series. Like previous Mortal Kombat games, Mortal Kombat X ’s gameplay consists of two players, or one player and the CPU, fighting against each other with their selected character, using a large, varied array of character specific attacks. The game contains several modes, such as a story mode, which takes place twenty years after the previous Mortal Kombat game. MKX features two new types of finishing moves: Quitality, which instantly kills the player’s character if they quit during a multiplayer match and Faction Kills, finishing moves tied to each of the game’s five factions.

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Top 10 Highest Selling Video Games 2016

1. Mortal Kombat X (Publisher: Warner Bros.)
2. Grand Theft Auto V (Publisher: Rockstar Games)
3. Battlefield: Hardline (Publisher: Electronic Arts)
4. FIFA 16 (Publisher: EA Sports)
5. BloodBourne (Publisher : Sony Computer Entertainment)
6. Batman: Arkham Origin (Publisher: Warner Bros)
7. Dying Light (Publisher: Warner Bros.)
8. NBA 2K15 (Publisher: Take-Two Interactive Software)
9. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt (Publisher: CD Projekt Red)
10. Call of Duty: Black Ops III (Publisher: Activision)

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