restart Saints Row soared to the top of the British retail charts last week, informs the publication GamesIndustry.biz with reference to data Gfk.
On sales on disks a new project outperformed by more than five times starting result Agents of Mayhem — multiplayer offshoot of Saints Row, released in 2017. Comparisons with earlier parts of the main series are not in favor of the new one, but this does not mean that it does not sell well. — it’s just that the percentage of digital downloads today has become very large, and such statistics are not taken into account in the retail chart. We need to wait for more detailed and official data.
Horizon Forbidden West dropped from number one to number two for the first time in three weeks, despite the fact that its sales grew by 120% during the reporting period due to new shipments of bundles with PlayStation 5.
Exclusives Nintendo Switch occupied the next five lines in the top ten, and the new role-playing game Soul Hackers 2 from a Japanese company Atlus could only start in 11th place.
Top selling physical games in the UK for the week ending 27 August:
- Saints Row
- Horizon Forbidden West
- Nintendo Switch Sports
- Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
- Animal Crossing: New Horizons
- Pokémon Legends: Arceus
- Minecraft (Switch)
- Grand Touring 7
- Grand Theft Auto V
- LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga
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