The Sims: Vacation still the top seller

EA's virtual-life game expansion retains the lead in NPD's latest weekly list of best-selling games.


The Sims
Dungeon Siege
Medal of Honor: Allied Assault

Electronic Arts held on to the lead in the latest weekly list of best-selling games from NPD TechWorld. The Sims: Vacation, EA's fourth expansion for its virtual-life game The Sims, remained in first place, followed by Microsoft's action role-playing game Dungeon Siege in second and the original The Sims in third. LucasArts' Star Wars action game Jedi Knight II stayed in fourth place, while EA's World War II action game Medal of Honor: Allied Assault climbed to fifth place, up from sixth the week before.

Best-selling games for the week of April 21-27, 2002:

Rank / Title / Publisher / Average Price
1 / The Sims: Vacation / Electronic Arts / $29
2 / Dungeon Siege / Microsoft / $36
3 / The Sims / Electronic Arts / $44
4 / Star Wars Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast / LucasArts / $49
5 / Medal of Honor: Allied Assault / Electronic Arts / $46
6 / The Sims: Hot Date / Electronic Arts / $30
7 / RollerCoaster Tycoon / Infogrames / $21
8 / Starcraft: Battle Chest / Vivendi Universal / $21
9 / Zoo Tycoon / Microsoft / $26
10 / The Sims: Livin' Large / Electronic Arts / $29

The list above ranks games according to retail sales. To see a list of games ranked according to GameSpot review score, visit our Top Games page.

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