May 2016 Digital Sales Report: Uncharted 4 #1 on Console, Grossed $56 Million

June 23, 2016 Written by Jason Dunning

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In their digital sales report for May 2016, SuperData has revealed that Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End grossed over $56 million, making it the #1 console game for the month. Comparing it to the digital launch of Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection, Uncharted 4 sold nearly six times more copies.

While we don’t know how much Overwatch made specifically on consoles, its combined total on PC and consoles was $269 million, making it the big overall winner for the month. Battleborn, meanwhile, earned an estimated $18 million.

Here’s the top five grossing digital console games by revenue for May 2016 (May 1 – 31):

  1. Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End ($56 million)
  2. Call of Duty: Black Ops 3
  3. FIFA 16
  4. The Division
  5. Overwatch

Uncharted 4’s victory shouldn’t come as much of a surprise, as it was the #1 digital game of May 2016 through the PlayStation Store, as well as the #1 game at US retail.

As for the overall worldwide digital games market, it was up 11% year-over-year to $6 billion in May 2016.

[Source: SuperData]