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Forums - Sales Discussion - NPD May 2018 prediction thread

Yesterday was the last day of the tracking period for May NPD (May 6-June 2) so I figured it was a good time to make the prediction thread.


Major releases:

Dark Souls Remastered (PS4/XBO)

Detroit: Become Human (PS4)

State of Decay 2 (XBO)

Hyrule Warriors: Definitive Edition (NSW)


May 2017 Results:

PS4: 187,182
XB1: 109,130
Switch: 165,038

When the herd loses its way, the shepard must kill the bull that leads them astray.

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Instead of seeking to convince others, we can be open to changing our own minds, and seek out information that contradicts our own steadfast point of view. Maybe it’ll turn out that those who disagree with you actually have a solid grasp of the facts. There’s a slight possibility that, after all, you’re the one who’s wrong.

PS4: 210k
XB1: 125k
Switch: 170k

When the herd loses its way, the shepard must kill the bull that leads them astray.

Switch will be a lot closer to PS4 than last month.

PS4: 240k
Switch: 175k
XB1: 150k

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PS4:, 230k
NS: 185k
XBO: 130k

PS4 was way up YoY in April because of GoW. With no big system-sellers in May, it'll be down a lot from April. My guesses:

PS4: 180k
NSW: 170k
XBO: 130k


In accordance to the VGC forum rules, §8.5, I hereby exercise my right to demand to be left alone regarding the subject of the effects of the pandemic on video game sales (i.e., "COVID bump").

PS4: 220k
Switch: 170k
XONE: 160k

Pocky Lover Boy! 

PS4: 180k
XB1: 130k
Switch: 150k

PS4: 220k
NSW: 175k
XB1: 135k