Weekly video game sales data in the UK surprised last week, as Horizon Forbidden West returned to the top thanks to a new PlayStation 5 bundle that includes the game, thus beating Nintendo Switch Sports and LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga.
Nintendo Switch Sports It had been in the first place for 3 weeks but has just dropped to the second position, while LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga dropped from second to third place. Mario Kart 8: Deluxe remains in fourth position, followed by Pokémon Legends: Arceus closing the top 5.
- Horizon Forbidden West
- Nintendo Switch Sports
- LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga
- Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
- Pokémon Legends: Arceus
- Grand Theft Auto V
- FIFA 22
- Animal Crossing: New Horizons
- Grand Touring 7
- Elden Ring
- Evil Dead: The Game
- Mario Party Superstars
- Ring Fit Adventure
- Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart
Recently Minecraft it became the third best-selling Nintendo Switch game in the UK region, behind only Mario Kart 8: Deluxe and Animal Crossing: New Horizons, but above the Pokémon games and The Legend of Zelda. Last week, Minecraft for the Nintendo Switch was the sixth best-selling game.
Grand Theft Auto V, FIFA 22, Animal Crossing: New Horizons and Gran Turismo 7 make up the rest of the top 10 for the week. Elden Ring is in position 11, but in North America it has already surpassed the sales of Call of Duty: Vanguard, so there is no doubt that it is a great success.
Read more: The Nintendo Switch surpassed the PlayStation 4 in sales in North America.
Evil Dead: The Game debuted in the fifth position but for this week it dropped to number 12, so it had a considerable drop in sales. Evil Dead: The Game is a survival game inspired by The Evil Dead franchise, but you don’t have to have seen the movies to enjoy it.