2021 came to an end and the lists with the best-selling games in the last week, or month, of the year and in the case of the United Kingdom another success was endorsed for Switch because Mario Kart 8 Deluxe took the position of honor in this market, proving that it is the favorite title of Nintendo’s hybrid console for gamers in the region.
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe finishes 2021 in first place in UK
GfK revealed the list with the best-selling games of the last week of 2021 in the United Kingdom, a market that saw the triumph of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, Switch game that has not stopped being in the Top 10 for years and that closed 2021 in the first place. The new success of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe coincided with a dramatic decline in physical sales of FIFA 22, which fell 63%, being one of the main indicators of the drop in sales in physical format that have been experienced in the United Kingdom.
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On the other hand, the last week of 2021 in the UK saw the rise of Animal Crossing: New Horizons Y Spider-Man: Miles Morales, Switch and PS5 titles respectively that had strong enough sales performance to ship to Call of Duty: Vanguard to fifth position.
The best-selling games of the last week of 2021 in the United Kingdom
- Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
- FIFA 22
- Animal Crossing: New Horizons
- Spider-Man: Miles Morales
- Call of Duty: Vanguard
- Pokémon Brilliant Diamond
- Minecraft (Switch)
- Just Dance 2022
- Assassin’s Creed Valhalla
- Mario Party Superstars
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