According to NPD Group, the bestseller in category of games for October was Halo 5: Guardians.
The second place on the list was NBA 2K16. At the time of its release it occupied that first spot from which it was so unceremoniously… knocked out in October. And while Halo 5: Guardians is available only for Xbox One, the NBA 2K16 is available for all consoles.
3rd on the list for October was Assassin’s Creed Syndicate.
Another notable game was definitely Yoshi’s Wooly World that made it to the top 10 and finished as
#8 just in front of Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection as #9.
Here's the complete list of games in the top 10 for October 2015:
- Halo 5: Guardians (XBO)
- NBA 2K16 (PS4, XBO, 360, PS3)
- Assassin's Creed Syndicate (PS4, XBO)
- Madden NFL 16 (PS4, XBO, 360, PS3)
- WWE 2K16 (PS4, XBO, 360, PS3)
- FIFA 16 (PS4, XBO, 360, PS3)
- Destiny: The Taken King (PS4, XBO, 360, PS3)
- Yoshi's Wooly World (NWU)
- Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection (PS4)
- Rock Band 4 (XBO, PS4)
On a side note, also according to NPD Group’s report, another game would make the Top 10 - NWU Super Mario Maker when ranking games based on their SKUs.