Highest Selling Games by Year

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1980 – Missile Command – Atari 2600 – 2.76m
missle command
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1981 – Pitfall! – Atari 2600 – 4.5m
pitfall
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1982 – PacMan – Atari 2600 – 7.81m
pac man
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1983 – Mario Bros – Atari 2600 – 1.59m
mario bros
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1984 – Duck Hunt – NES – 28.3m
duck hunt
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1985 – Super Mario Bros – NES – 40.24m
super mario bros
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1986 – The Legend Of Zelda – NES – 6.5m
zelda
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1987 – Zelda II – NES – 4.38m
link
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1988 – Super Mario Bros 3 – NES – 17.28m
super mario bros 3
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1989 – TETRIS – GameBoy – 30.6m
tetris
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1990 – Super Mario World – SNES – 20.6m
super mario world
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1991 – Sonic – Megadrive – 15m
sonic
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1992 – Super Mario Land 2 – 11.6m
super mario land
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1993 – Super Mario All Stars – SNES – 10.5m
super mario all stars
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1994 – Donkey Kong Country – SNES – 8.5m
donkey kong country
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1995 – Super Mario World 2 – SNES – 4m
super mario world
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1996 – Pokemon Red, Green, Blue – GB – 31.3m
Pokemon Red, Green, Blue
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1997 – Gran Tursmo – Playstation – 11.15m
Gran Tursmo - Playstation
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1998 – Pokemon “Pikachu Edition” – GB – 23.1m
Pokemon “Pikachu Edition
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1999 – Pokemon Gold, Silver – GBC – 23.1m
Pokemon Gold, Silver
 
 

Retro Gaming junkie who grew up in the early 80's playing classic arcade, console and PC games. Lived through each generation of video gaming history, and I continue to play the classics today.
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