PlayDate predicts hot video games this holiday.

The folks over at Planet Xbox have a news article up about a recent survey by the folks at PlayDate (what a stupid name) on what’s expected to be the hot shit sales-wise this holiday season. To no one’s surprise the top seller title is expect to be Grand Theft Auto: Vice City and the top seller in console hardware will be the PS2. The list, as a whole, is as follows:

Best Selling Videogame Software

1. Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (Take-Two Interactive)
2. Bond 007 – Nightfire (Electronic Arts)
3. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (Electronic Arts)
4. Madden NFL 2003 (Electronic Arts)
5. Metroid Prime (Nintendo)
6. Sega Sports NBA 2K3 (Sega)
7. Sega Sports NFL 2K3 (Sega)
8. SOCOM: U.S. Navy Seals (SCEA)
9. Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 4 (Activision)
10. WWE Smackdown! Shut Your Mouth (THQ)

Best Selling PC Games

1. The Sims Online (Electronic Arts)
2. Age of Mythology (Microsoft)
3. Backyard Sports (Microsoft)
4. Dora The Explorer (Infogrames)
5. Everquest: Planes of Power (SOE)
6. Roller Coaster Tycoon 2 (Infogrames)
7. SpongeBob SquarePants Employee Of The Month (THQ)
8. The Sims: Unleashed (Electronic Arts)
9. Unreal II (Infogrames)
10. WarCraft III (Blizzard)

Best Selling Videogame Hardware

1. PlayStation 2
2. Game Boy Advance
3. PS2 Network Adapter
4. GameCube
5. PSOne
6. Xbox

Note: Other than the first item being the top seller, there isn’t a specific order to each list.

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