Few novelties in a ranking that is missing new releases that will take time to arrive.
The lack of great news and this year’s Formula 1 world competitor make F1 2021 the best seller of the week in the United Kingdom for the second consecutive week, surpassing The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD.
For now we do not know the most specific details about the behavior in the stores of both video games in a top-10 that is once again widely dominated by releases for Nintendo Switch, with Mario Kart 8: Deluxe in third place followed by Animal Crossing: New Horizons and Switch Minecraft.
Among the 10 most demanded titles this week we also find Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 – The Official Video Game, which goes from 13th to eighth place, driven by the celebration of the Olympic Games currently in the Japanese capital. From Japan, precisely, comes the only novelty in the ranking, NEO: The World Ends with You for PS4 and Nintendo Switch in tenth place. Among the 40 best-selling video games, there is no other premiere of these last seven days and it does not seem that the panorama will change until at least the end of August.
Here is the full top-10 shared by UKIE.
- F1 2021 (EA Sports)
- The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD (Nintendo)
- Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Nintendo)
- Animal Crossing: New Horizons (Nintendo)
- Minecraft (Switch) (Microsoft)
- Grand Theft Auto V (Rockstar)
- Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales (PlayStation)
- Olympic Games Tokyo 2020: The Official Video Game (SEGA)
- FIFA 21 (EA Sports)
- NEO: The World Ends with You (Square Enix)
If you are interested in knowing more about the best-selling game of the week, you can read in 3DJuegos the analysis of F1 2021 by Carlos Gallego, which read like this: “F1 2021 is a show from start to finish. The enormous number of game modes already available, added to the incorporation this year of the career mode for two players, its versatility when it comes to offering an experience for all types of users and the good game that comes out of the DualSense in the version of PS5 are its strongest points. “
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