NPD Group Inc. this week said Rockstar Games’ Red Dead Redemption 2 for Sony Corp.’s PlayStation 4 and Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox One ranked as the top software title in Jan. at U.S. retail.
In Jan., Red Dead Redemption 2 ranked as the No. 6 best-selling software across all platforms based on dollar sales.
In the title, outlaw Arthur Morgan and the Van der Linde gang gunfight, travel to new towns, interrogate, and yield the option to uphold honor or suffer consequences.
The open-world action title is said to be an epic tale in the life of America’s unforgiving heartland.
The final game includes a vast world and a brand new online multiplayer experience.