March 2016 Digital Sales Report: The Division Outsold Black Ops 3 By $48 Million on Console

April 28, 2016 Written by Jason Dunning

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We learned from Ubisoft last month that The Division set a day one digital sales record for them, and today, SuperData published their full worldwide digital games market report for March 2016, revealing that it sold a total of $109 million digitally on console.

As for the rest of the top grossing console games by revenue in March 2016, Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 finished in 2nd place after dropping by 17% month-over-month to $61 million. Madden NFL 16, meanwhile, dropped by 31% month-over-month and fell all the way from 4th to 10th.

Here’s the top five digital console games for March 2015:

  1. The Division ($109 million)
  2. Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 ($61 million)
  3. FIFA 16
  4. Grand Theft Auto V
  5. Fallout 4

The Division also topped the PC Games By Revenue chart, besting Counter-Strike: Global Offensive.

As for digital game sales across the entire industry, they rose 5% year-over-year to $6.2 billion. Digital console saw the biggest growth of any segment, up 23% year-over-year in revenue and 15% in audience.

[Source: SuperData]