Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy Was the Biggest Game of June 2017 in the UK
Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy’s debut in the UK was so strong that, not only did it become the second biggest launch of the year so far, but it also topped the June 2017 boxed game chart – despite being on sale for just two days.
Additionally, the N. Sane Trilogy more than doubled the sales of Tekken 7, which finished second on the June chart.
Overall, physical game revenue in June 2017 rose by 4% year-over-year to £35.4 million, with the number games sold up 9% to 1.25 million. 55% of the games sold were on PS4, with 28.4% on Xbox One, and 5.7% on Nintendo Switch.
Here’s the top 20 best-selling boxed games of June 2017 in the UK, according to GfK and UKIE:
- Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy
- Tekken 7
- Grand Theft Auto V
- Horizon Zero Dawn
- DiRT 4
- Injustice 2
- FIFA 17
- WipEout Omega Collection
- Rocket League
- Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
- Forza Horizon 3
- Ghost Recon Wildlands
- Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare
- Dishonored 2
- LEGO Worlds
- The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
- Rainbow Six Siege
Notable games outside the top 20 include Micro Machines World Series in 23rd, The Elder Scrolls Online: Morrowind in 30th, Star Trek Bridge Crew in 42nd, Dead by Daylight in 46th, Elite Dangerous in 49th, and MotoGP 3 in 50th.
Games Industry notes that the 50th place game sold less than 5,000 copies last month, while the 10th place game sold just over 21,000 copies.
[Source: Games Industry]