analyst firm GfK shared information on the sale of retail editions of games in the UK from February 6th to 12th. The week was characterized by maintaining positions among the leaders.
As it has become known, the role-playing action Pokemon Legends: Arceus leaves no chance for competitors for the first place for the third week in a row. Zombie action film Dying Light 2 Stay Human took second place, and football simulator FIFA 22 took third.
In addition, the overall top 5 results for the period held their positions from last week. The only troublemaker in the top 10 was Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy – The Definitive Edition.
Third consecutive week at #1 for Pokemon Legends: Arceus in UK (box sales). Dying Light 2 holds No. 2. GTA Trilogy jumps back to No. 6 on the charts following the launch of the Switch version (which accounted for 91% of sales this week).
— Christopher Dring (@Chris_Dring) February 13, 2022
The trilogy of the updated GTA went from the 38th line to the sixth. Through words Head of Games Industry Christopher Dring (Christopher Dring), this happened thanks to the retail version of the Switch version – it accounted for 91% of all sold copies of the project.
The top 10 UK retail charts from 6th to 12th February are as follows (last week’s result in brackets):
- Pokémon Legends: Arceus (1);
- Dying Light 2 Stay Human (2);
- FIFA 22 (3);
- Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (4);
- Animal Crossing: New Horizons (5);
- Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy – The Definitive Edition (38);
- Mario Party Superstars (7);
- Minecraft (6);
- Ringfit Adventures (17);
- Call of Duty: Vanguard (10).