The best-selling game of the year represents FIFA 21 which is almost 2.2 million times could sell. The first-person shooter follows in other places Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War with 1.42 million units as well as the older one Grand Theft Auto V, which was still able to sell an impressive 1.1 million games. The Nintendo Switch could meanwhile Animal Crossing: New Horizons best sell on the island, which on a strong sixth place ranked.
When most successful publisher of boxing games Nintendo emerges which has a market share of 20,5 % could record. In the digital sector, however, had Ubisoft ahead, they could 14,3 % of the units sold. Regarding the pure retail sales had to get the Nintendo Switch with 35,1 % just about the PlayStation 4, which was able to achieve 37.4%, beaten. This statistic is somewhat skewed by the lack of data on Nintendo digital game sales.
In the hardware sector, the Nintendo Switch as the big winner of the year off the pitch as it became the UK’s best-selling game console in eleven months. Sales also rose a whopping 52.2% compared to 2019, while the competing consoles PlayStation 4 and Xbox One suffered more severe declines. The second best console is surprisingly the Playstation 5 which has only been on the market since mid-November.
Finally you can find the here Top 20 of the best-selling games from 2020:
- FIFA 21
- Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War
- Grand Theft Auto 5
- FIFA 20
- Call of Duty: Modern Warfare
- Animal Crossing: New Horizons
- Assassin’s Creed Valhalla
- The Last of Us Part 2
- NBA 2K20
- Tom Clancys Rainbow Six Siege
- Red Dead Redemption 2
- Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
- Spider-Man: Miles Morales
- Monopoly Plus
- Marvel’s Avengers
- Ghost of Tsushima
- Cyberpunk 2077
- Assassin’s Creed Odyssey
- Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order
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