According to recent sales graphics in the United Kingdom, physical games continue to sell well despite the pressure of several companies for digital sales. Black Friday’s sales of Black Week saw more than a million physical games sold, mainly FIFA 21 and Call of Duty Black Ops: Cold War. From one year to the next, this still shows a drop compared to the physical games of last year sold in the United Kingdom, which was closer to 1.3 million, but it is only a slight drop Given the impact of the COVID-19 this year. FIFA 21 is available now for Xbox One, Xbox Series X / S, PS4, PS5, Nintendo Switch and PC.
While FIFA 21 and Call of Duty Black Ops: Cold War are at the top of the sales classification of Black Friday week in the United Kingdom, Animal Crossing: New Horizons continues to dominate sales in the region by completing the Top three. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe and Assassin’s Creed Valhalla completed the rest of the top five of the UK sales table for last week’s physical games. The title PlayStation Intergenerational, Spider-Man: Miles Morales is the best-selling PS5 title in the United Kingdom since last week, Demon’s Souls who have not managed to rank among the first ten.
The other physical games that have sold well in the United Kingdom during last week’s Black Friday offers are Marvel’s Avengers, Minecraft for Nintendo Switch, the limited edition of Super Mario 3D All-Stars and Just Dance 2021. Although ‘Assassin’s Creed Valhalla has retained a head of sale the week of the release of Call of Duty Black Ops: Cold War, it seems that the last opus of the Call of Duty franchise reached the expected summits in the UK a little late.
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