PlayStation 5 and Nintendo Switch conquer UK retail market in February

Last February was a particularly successful month in terms of console sales in British retail – in 28 days players bought more than 200 thousand devices. The high figure is due to new ones the arrival of the PlayStation 5 and the success of the Nintendo Switch (and the release of the console in the style of Super Mario 3D World + Bowsers Fury) . Since the beginning of the year, players as a whole have already purchased more than 373,000 consoles, while sales of games (retail) for these devices grew by 184.

4% over the year and revenues increased by 310. 4%.

If we talk exclusively about Switch, its sales for the year increased by 81%. Among the games, the leader is expected to be the updated Super Mario 3D World.

In general, Switch accounted for 51% of the number of all retail projects sold. In second place is PlayStation 4 with its 28.

6% . Also in the top five of February are FIFA 21, Animal Crossing: New Horizons, Mario Kart 8: Deluxe and โ€œSpider-Man: Miles Moralesโ€.

The most notable novelty of the month, Little Nightmares II, is located only at number 13, and Persona 5 Strikers – at 16 positions. In total in a month in the UK retail has sold over a million games, which 7% more than January and 40% than February 2020.

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