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Original (6/11): The latest UK software sales chart for the week ending June 10, 2023 is now available.

Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom finally left the top spot with a 36 percent dip week-over-week, but is still doing very well. The four weeks at #1 was the longest time a game in the series held the top spot. T

Here’s the UK software sales chart for the week ending June 10, 2023:

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New data from Europe has revealed that The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom was the best-selling game of May. Nintendo’s exclusive sold 2.5x the second placed title, Hogwarts Legacy.

Tears of the Kingdom is the third best-selling game of the year across Europe after just three weeks, with FIFA 23 and Hogwarts Legacy only doing more – for now. If we’re strictly looking at physical since Nintendo doesn’t report digital sales, Zelda is indeed already the top game in Europe.

This week’s expanded Japanese software sales are as follows:

1. [NSW] Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom – 78,602 / 1,594,275
2. [NSW] Etrian Odyssey Origins Collection – 38,656
3. [PS5] Street Fighter 6 – 21,192 / NEW
4. [PS4] Street Fighter 6 – 12,078 / NEW
5. [NSW] Mario Kart 8 Deluxe – 9,641 / 5,319,756
6. [NSW] We Love Katamari Reroll + Royal Reverie – 8,415 / NEW
7. [NSW] Zelda: Breath of the Wild – 7,075 / 2,203,151
8. [NSW] Minecraft – 6,152 / 3,152,980
9. [NSW] Loop8 – 5,796 / NEW
10. [NSW] Super Smash Bros. Ultimate – 5,606 / 5,205,971

The latest Japanese hardware sales from Famitsu are as follows:

Octopath Traveler II sales milestone million

Square Enix has shared a new sales milestones for Octopath Traveler II. Since launch, total shipments and digital sales for the RPG have surpassed one million units worldwide.

That news was shared in an official tweet today. A special piece of art was posted to celebrate, which we have above.

Octopath Traveler II initially released for Switch on February 24, 2023.

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Original (6/6): We have the latest UK software sales chart for the week ending June 3, 2023, and it includes another milestone for Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom.

The game took the top spot again for the fourth straight week. Strictly looking at boxed sales, it’s now the third best-selling Zelda game in UK charts history having surpassed Ocarina of Time. Breath of the Wild and Twilight Princess take the top two spots respectively.

Here’s the full UK software sales chart for the week ending June 3, 2023:

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UK sales for May 2023

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Thanks to GamesIndustry, we have new insight into the UK gaming market for May 2023.

The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom was the big winner of the month and comes in at the top spot. Of course, that’s even without Nintendo reporting digital data. The latest Zelda game is the UK’s third best-selling entry, only behind Twilight Princess and Breath of the Wild.

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Dead Cells sales 10 million

Evil Empire and Motion Twin announced today that Dead Cells has sold more than ten million copies in the six years since its initial Early Access launch in 2017. That figure goes for all platforms worldwide.

Here’s more on the game from Motion Twin:

Pokemon financial results profits 2023

The Pokemon Company recently revealed its financial results for the 2022 fiscal year, and it turns out that its streak of record annual profits has been kept in tact.

There was a big bump in 2016 – 2017 thanks to Pokemon GO. The Pokemon Company reported a slight dip the following year, but it’s been all up since. Profit more than doubled in 2021 – 2022, but that number has now only gone up.

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This week’s expanded Japanese software sales are as follows:

1. [NSW] Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom – 148,482 / 1,515,673
2. [NSW] Mario Kart 8 Deluxe – 8,373 / 5,310,115
3. [NSW] Bustafellows Season 2 – 7,514 / NEW
4. [NSW] Zelda: Breath of the Wild – 6,385 / 2,196,076
5. [NSW] Minecraft – 5,368 / 3,146,828
6. [NSW] Pokemon Scarlet / Violet – 5,042 / 5,039,337
7. [NSW] Super Smash Bros. Ultimate – 4,978 / 5,200,365
8. [NSW] Splatoon 3 – 4,804 / 4,024,155
9. [NSW] Kirby’s Return to Dream Land Deluxe – 4,492 / 436,641
10. [NSW] Nintendo Switch Sports – 3,389 / 1,084,836


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