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UK sales for December 2018 – Nintendo the biggest publisher of physical games

Posted on January 9, 2019 by (@NE_Brian) in 3DS, News, Switch

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New sales data is in from the UK for the month of December 2018.

Nintendo had a great month, as over 30% of all games sold were on the company’s platforms. Switch accounted for 29.5% of that figure. Nintendo was the UK’s biggest publisher of physical games in December and Nintendo-published games comprised 19.3% of all games sold. During the month, Switch was the second most-popular platform, following just behind PS4’s 39.7% share.

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate had a strong debut with 284,155 physical copies sold. Other Nintendo titles like Mario Kart 8 Deluxe and Pokemon: Let’s Go charted.

You can find the full top 20 UK physical chart below.

Ranking Title
1 Red Dead Redemption 2
2 FIFA 19
3 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
4 Super Smash Bros Ultimate
5 Battlefield V
6 Spyro Reignited Trilogy
7 Mario Kart 8: Deluxe
8 Forza Horizon 4
9 Crash Bandicoot N.Sane Trilogy
10 Spider-MAn
11 Fornite: Deep Freeze Bundle
12 Pokemon: Let’s Go, Pikachu
13 Assassin’s Creed Odyssey
14 Just Cause 4
15 Fallout 76
16 Super Mario Party
17 WWE 2K19
18 Just Dance 2019
19 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
20 Grand Theft Auto V


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