F1 2021 tops UK retail chart for July

GamesIndustry. biz, citing data from GfK, reports that 146,000 consoles were sold in the UK in July. This is down 21 per cent from June.

The best-selling console last month was the PlayStation 5, although sales were little changed compared to June. The top three Switch and Xbox Series are trailing.

In the first 7 months of this year, iron sales in the UK rose 32% compared to last year. Sales of accessories almost reached 579,000, down 21% from June and 18.

6% less, than the year before. The best-selling accessory is the DualSense controller, which took the first two lines (white and black).

Third-placed Joy-Con in the style of the Skyward Sword. Games last month sold 2.

09 million copies in the UK (GSD data), down 17. 2 per cent from a year earlier.

Of these, 770,000 in retail (-16. 4%) and 1.

32 million in the figure (-17. 6%) .

The biggest releases of the month were The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD, which leads in retail, and F1 2021, which leads in combined chart. Nintendo does not share digital sales figures for its games.

Electronic Arts turned out to be the most successful publisher of the month, but are trailing the top three Nintendo and SEGA. PlayStation 4 (35% of the market) and Switch (21.

5% of the market) lead the platforms. Combined Chart for July* โ€” without the digital sales of F1 2021 FIFA 21 The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD* Grand Theft Auto V Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Red Dead Redemption 2 The Crew 2 Monster Hunter Stories 2: Wings of Ruin โ€œSpider-Man: Miles Moralesโ€ NBA 2K21 Mario Kart 8 Deluxe* Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart Olympic Games Tokyo 2020: The Official Video Game Minecraft for Switch* Assassins Creed Valhalla Animal Crossing: New Horizons* Battlefield V eFootball Pro Evolution Soccer 2021: Season Update It Takes Two More at Game Cinemas in Russia will report duration of advertisements and trailers Fresh Patch for Cyberpunk 2077 is already available on consoles and PC Digital Foundry showed footage of Crysis 2 remaster running on PlayStation 5.