UK Sales Chart: Black Friday Week Sees PS4/XB1 Account for 86% of All Console Sales, FIFA 16 Is #1
Delayed by a day due to all the added Black Friday traffic, GfK Chart-Track has revealed the latest UK sales chart, which saw software unit sales up 60% and revenue up 32% week-to-week. Compared to last year at this time though, unit sales are down 9% and revenue is down 10%.
As for consoles, year-on-year sales were up 8%, with PlayStation 4 and Xbox One accounting for 86% of all console sales (up from 75% last year). As for PS4/XB1 software, it saw the highest week ever and accounted for 74% of all software unit sales (up from 46% last year).
Looking at individual titles, FIFA 16 was back at #1 thanks to a jump of 254%, Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 was in 2nd with sales up 47%, and Star Wars Battlefront ended up in 3rd, but only fell 52% compared to launch week (the average drop is 70%).
Here’s the top 20 selling retail games in the UK for the week ending November 28, 2015, according to GfK Chart-Track:
- FIFA 16 (up 254%)
- Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 (up 47%)
- Star Wars Battlefront (down 52%)
- Fallout 4 (up 8%)
- Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection (up 999%)
- Grand Theft Auto V (up 385%)
- Minecraft: Story Mode
- Halo 5: Guardians (up 195%)
- Rise of the Tomb Raider
- Forza Motorsport 6 (up 381%)
- Assassin’s Creed Syndicate
- Disney Infinity 3.0 (up 281%)
- LEGO Dimensions
- WWE 2K16
- LEGO Marvel Super Heroes (up 541%)
- Skylanders SuperChargers
- LEGO Jurassic World
- Just Dance 2016
- Minecraft: Xbox Edition
- Guitar Hero Live
Which game do you think will debut higher on the chart: Just Cause 3 or Rainbow Six Siege?