ⓘ 2006 in video gaming

                                     

ⓘ 2006 in video gaming

2006 saw the release of several sequels and prequels in video games, prominently including New Super Mario Bros, alongside many prominent new releases including Bully, Company of Heroes, Dead Rising, Gears of War, Just Cause, Lost Planet: Extreme Condition, Prey, Resistance: Fall of Man, Saints Row and Thrillville.

                                     

1. Hardware and software sales

United States

  • Based on figures from the NPD Group

Best-selling video games of 2006 in the US

  • Based on figures from the NPD Group via IGN; the games publishers are listed in brackets

Best-selling video games of 2006 by platform

Japan

  • Based on figures from Enterbrain

Best-selling video games of 2006 in Japan

Europe

  • Based on estimates from Electronic Arts

Video game console sales of 2006 in Europe