Thanks to GamesIndustry, we have new insight into the UK gaming market for March 2021.
Switch was actually in last place for consoles, selling less than the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X/S. That being said, Switch sales are up 13.6 percent over the first three months of 2020.
Games on Nintendo’s console also performed very well. Animal Crossing: New Horizons was the best-selling boxed game of the month, with Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury, Monster Hunter Rise, and Mario Kart 8 Deluxe also in the top five.
Here’s a look at the best sellers of March:
|1||Animal Crossing: New Horizons (Nintendo)|
|2||Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury (Nintendo)|
|3||Monster Hunter Rise (Capcom)|
|4||Spider-Man: Miles Morales (Sony)|
|5||Mario Kart 8: Deluxe (Nintendo)|
|6||Super Mario 3D All-Stars (Nintendo))|
|7||FIFA 21 (EA)|
|8||Minecraft: Switch Edition (Nintendo/Mojang)|
|9||Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War (Activision|
|10||Grand Theft Auto 5 (Rockstar)|
|11||Ring Fit Adventure (Nintendo)|
|12||Assassin’s Creed: Valhalla|
|13||Minecraft Dungeons (Microsoft)|
|14||Super Mario Odyssey (Nintendo)|
|15||Luigi’s Mansion 3 (Nintendo)|
|16||Just Dance 2021 (Ubisoft)|
|17||Watch Dogs Legion (Ubisoft)|
|18||51 Worldwide Games (Nintendo)|
|19||Pokémon Sword (Nintendo)|
|20||LEGO Harry Potter Collection (Warner Bros)|