New sales data is in from the UK for the month of May 2018.
With the new Switch version Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze reappears on the chart at the fourth position. Its first month of sales were up 19% compared to launch sales of the original Wii U game.
Hyrule Warriors: Definitive Edition also makes its first appearance, showing up at #20. Sales decreased 54% compared to the original Wii U release, which placed at #17 back in 2014.
Switch market share for May rose to 18.1%, up from 12.5% in April. The system was 23.8% of the market in May in terms of value, in contrast to 14.8% in April. It also overtook the Xbox One which came in at 21.3%. What this means is that Switch sold fewer units, but generated more revenue than the Xbox One at retail.
Below is the top 10 chart for May:
|1||God of War||Sony|
|3||Far Cry 5||Ubisoft|
|4||Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze||Nintendo|
|5||Detroit: Become Human||Sony|
|6||State of Decay 2||Microsoft|
|7||Mario Kart 8 Deluxe||Nintendo|
|9||Lego Marvel Super Heroes 2||Warner Bros|
|10||Dark Souls Remastered||Bandai Namco|