Regardless of the brand new releases coming into the UK bodily gross sales chart for the week ending October 22, 2022, FIFA 23 is the best-selling sport for the third straight week. A 19% decline in gross sales saved EA’s newest FIFA title in the #1 spot the place it has remained since its launch. The most important problem FIFA has had to date got here final week from WB Montreal’s Gotham Knights which debuts at #2. The most recent DC Comics title offered impressively effectively on the PlayStation 5 which accounted for 78% of complete gross sales with the rest coming from the Xbox Sequence X.
Ubisoft’s second Mario sport, the Change unique Mario + Rabbids: Sparks of Hope offered effectively sufficient to say the third place for the week. A Plague Story: Requiem from Asobo Studio launched the identical day as Mario+Rabbids and completed the week in fifth place. Asobo Studio’s prior title, A Plague Story: Innocence debuted at #9 again in 2019 throughout per week with much less fierce competitors. 90% of the gross sales for A Plague Story: Requiem was on the PlayStation 5 with the Xbox Sequence X representing the final 10%.
The final of the massive new releases within the prime spots on the chart is Persona 5 Royal at quantity 6. Beforehand launched for the PlayStation 4, this final week noticed Atlus’ hit JRPG come to the Change and current-generation consoles. 79% of complete gross sales had been on the Change adopted by 17% on the PlayStation 5 and 4% on the Xbox Sequence X.
Ghostbusters: Spirits Unleashed additionally made its debut this week at quantity 15, effectively out of the highest 10. The most recent from Illfonic Studio made 56% of its gross sales on the PlayStation 5, 23% from the Xbox Sequence X, and 21% on the PlayStation 4.
General, the weekly chart highlights bodily gross sales on the Change with half of the highest 10 occupied by Change unique titles and over 75% of all Persona 5 Royal gross sales being for Nintendo’s transportable platform. Splatoon 3 continued to slip week over week from its robust debut, touchdown again at quantity 7 this week, after putting within the quantity 4 spot final week. The one different console unique to position throughout the prime 10 chart is Horizon: Forbidden West on the PlayStation 5 which additionally dropped 5 spots to eighth place for the week.
Beneath are the best-selling boxed video video games within the UK for the week ending October 22, 2022: