The latest installment of the LEGO franchise, Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga is back on top of the UK physical charts as a consequence of Amazon’s Prime Day deals.
According to the data, the weekly sales of Warner Bros’ latest title have increased by 83%. The sales for the Switch version have seen an increase of 175% week-on-week while the sales for the Xbox Series X/S version of the game have gone up by 140% week-on-week.
Amazon’s Prime Day deals have also given a push to a few Ubisoft titles and made them better positioned on the charts with the prime example being Far Cry 6 which charted at No.6 with its week-on-week sales seeing a 275% increase.
Assassin’s Creed Valhalla disappeared from the charts entirely two weeks ago, however, it re-entered the charts at No.11 with its week-on-week sales being up by 441%. Watch Dogs Legion came in at No.20 after its week-on-week sales went up by 777%.
Halo Infinite returned this week to No.14 with its sales increased by 692% while Marvel’s Avengers came in at No.29 with its week-on-week sales up by 478%.
The latest installment of the Formula One franchise, F1 22 had a sales decline of 46% week-on-week and was knocked down from the top to the second position after being the best-selling game for two weeks in a row.
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe came in at No.3 while Nintendo Switch Sports charted at No.4.
Last week’s release Klonoa: Phantasy Reverie Series debuted at No.5 in the previous week but was knocked down to No.28 this week with its week-on-week sales being down by 77%.
This week, there were no new entries in the charts.
Below are the best-selling boxed video games in the UK for the week ending July 16, 2022:
|Last Week||This Week||Title|
|7||1||Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga|
|4||3||Mario Kart 8 Deluxe|
|3||4||Nintendo Switch Sports|
|32||6||Far Cry 6|
|2||7||Horizon Forbidden West|
|9||8||Animal Crossing: New Horizons|
|8||9||Pokémon Legends: Arceus|
|10||10||Minecraft (Switch Edition)|