As we approach Christmas Day, shoppers pick up the most popular games of the year and put them together under the Christmas tree (young users read “Send to Santa”). Please). Therefore, the top three titles are exactly the same as last week. FIFA 22 is at the top of the list, Call of Duty: Vanguard is second, and Mario Kart 8 Deluxe has won the bronze medal. This isn’t the most exciting weekly edition of the UK sales chart, but at least there are some interesting story points further down the list.
New additions are Among Us and Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy Definitive Edition. They occupy 5th and 6th place. Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales also increased sales this Christmas, finishing in 9th place last week and then in 4th place. Ratchet & Clank: According to GamesIndustry.biz, Rift Apart came in 11th place. In
Back to Among Us, the combined version of PlayStation 5 and PS4 accounted for 41% of boxed copy sales. The two platforms just outperform the Nintendo Switch version, which generated 39% of physical sales. The remastered GTA Trilogy was also the best-selling PlayStation, accounting for 67% of boxed purchases in the UK.