Pos Game Year Genre Publisher North America Europe Japan Rest of World Global
1. Halo 2 2004 Shooter Microsoft Game Studios 6.82 1.53 0.05 0.08 8.49
2. Halo: Combat Evolved 2001 Shooter Microsoft Game Studios 4.98 1.30 0.08 0.07 6.43
3. Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell 2002 Action Ubisoft 1.85 1.04 0.00 0.13 3.02
4. The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind 2002 Role-Playing Ubisoft 2.09 0.63 0.03 0.11 2.86
5. Fable 2004 Role-Playing Microsoft Game Studios 1.99 0.58 0.00 0.09 2.66
6. Rockstar Games Double Pack: Grand Theft Auto III & Grand Theft Auto Vice City 2003 Action Take-Two Interactive 1.84 0.56 0.00 0.09 2.49
7. Need for Speed Underground 2 2004 Racing Electronic Arts 1.38 0.80 0.00 0.10 2.28
8. Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic 2003 Role-Playing Activision 1.68 0.44 0.00 0.08 2.19
9. Project Gotham Racing 2001 Racing Microsoft Game Studios 1.37 0.61 0.05 0.09 2.12
10. Project Gotham Racing (JP weekly sales) 2002 Action Microsoft Game Studios 1.54 0.44 0.04 0.07 2.10
11. Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas 2005 Action Take-Two Interactive 1.26 0.61 0.00 0.09 1.95
12. Madden NFL 06 2005 Sports Electronic Arts 1.75 0.03 0.00 0.08 1.86
13. Dead or Alive 3 2001 Fighting Microsoft Game Studios 1.19 0.29 0.24 0.06 1.77
14. Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon 2002 Shooter Ubisoft 1.23 0.46 0.00 0.07 1.76
15. Star Wars Battlefront 2004 Shooter Activision 1.24 0.45 0.00 0.07 1.75
16. Madden NFL 2005 2004 Sports Electronic Arts 1.61 0.03 0.00 0.08 1.72
17. Need for Speed Underground 2003 Racing Electronic Arts 1.09 0.55 0.00 0.07 1.71
18. Star Wars Battlefront II 2005 Shooter Activision 1.22 0.39 0.00 0.06 1.67
19. PGR: Project Gotham Racing 2 2003 Racing Microsoft Game Studios 0.97 0.59 0.04 0.07 1.67
20. ESPN NFL 2K5 2004 Sports Sega 1.54 0.02 0.00 0.07 1.63
21. Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six 3 2003 Shooter Ubisoft 0.91 0.57 0.00 0.07 1.55
22. Medal of Honor: Frontline 2002 Shooter Electronic Arts 1.00 0.43 0.00 0.06 1.49
23. Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Pandora Tomorrow 2004 Action Ubisoft 0.82 0.59 0.00 0.07 1.48
24. Spider-Man: The Movie 2002 Action Activision 1.07 0.28 0.00 0.05 1.40
25. True Crime: Streets of LA 2003 Action Activision 0.96 0.37 0.00 0.05 1.38
26. Star Wars Knights of the Old Republic II: The Sith Lords 2004 Role-Playing Activision 0.99 0.33 0.00 0.05 1.37
27. Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon 2 2004 Shooter Ubisoft 0.86 0.45 0.00 0.06 1.36
28. The Simpsons: Hit & Run 2003 Racing Vivendi Games 0.70 0.58 0.00 0.07 1.35
29. Doom 3 2005 Shooter Activision 0.85 0.43 0.00 0.06 1.34
30. Burnout 3: Takedown 2004 Racing Electronic Arts 0.84 0.43 0.00 0.04 1.31
31. Tony Hawk's Underground 2003 Sports Activision 0.85 0.37 0.00 0.05 1.27
32. Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith 2005 Action Activision 0.82 0.38 0.00 0.04 1.24
33. Ninja Gaiden 2004 Action Microsoft Game Studios 0.92 0.20 0.07 0.04 1.23
34. Crash Bandicoot: The Wrath of Cortex 2002 Platform Universal Interactive 0.59 0.57 0.00 0.07 1.23
35. Max Payne 2001 Shooter Take-Two Interactive 0.98 0.19 0.00 0.05 1.22
36. Fuzion Frenzy 2001 Misc Microsoft Game Studios 0.93 0.24 0.00 0.04 1.21
37. Call of Duty: Finest Hour 2004 Shooter Activision 0.78 0.40 0.00 0.04 1.21
38. Enter the Matrix 2003 Action Atari 0.72 0.43 0.01 0.04 1.20
39. Hitman 2: Silent Assassin N/A Action Eidos Interactive 0.76 0.38 0.00 0.05 1.19
40. Medal of Honor: Rising Sun 2003 Shooter Electronic Arts 0.76 0.36 0.00 0.05 1.17
41. LEGO Star Wars: The Video Game 2005 Action Eidos Interactive 0.83 0.28 0.00 0.05 1.16
42. The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King 2003 Action Electronic Arts 0.71 0.38 0.00 0.05 1.14
43. MechAssault 2002 Simulation Microsoft Game Studios 1.01 0.10 0.00 0.03 1.13
44. Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six 3: Black Arrow 2004 Shooter Ubisoft 0.99 0.12 0.00 0.02 1.13
45. Call Of Duty 2: Big Red One 2005 Shooter Activision 0.66 0.40 0.00 0.05 1.12
46. Spider-Man 2 2004 Action Activision 0.82 0.26 0.00 0.04 1.12
47. Counter-Strike 2003 Shooter Microsoft Game Studios 0.85 0.23 0.00 0.04 1.11
48. Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Chaos Theory 2005 Adventure Ubisoft 0.68 0.38 0.00 0.05 1.11
49. Madden NFL 2004 2003 Sports Electronic Arts 1.02 0.02 0.00 0.05 1.09
50. The Simpsons: Road Rage 2001 Racing Electronic Arts 0.78 0.26 0.00 0.01 1.05
51. Forza Motorsport 2005 Racing Microsoft Game Studios 0.52 0.51 0.00 0.02 1.05
52. Need for Speed: Most Wanted 2005 Racing Electronic Arts 0.53 0.46 0.00 0.05 1.04
53. Madden NFL 07 2006 Sports Electronic Arts 0.97 0.03 0.00 0.03 1.02
54. SoulCalibur II 2003 Fighting Namco Bandai Games 0.78 0.18 0.03 0.00 1.00

 

Honestly, it's like watching PC lineup for some random period in time - almost exclusively Western devs with Western-centric games. That, IMO, is the answer.