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183,000 consoles were sold in the UK over the four weeks ending July 3, according to the latest data GfK.
That is a 6% increase month-on-month.
PS5 was the best-selling the console, stock levels, even if they have always been, slightly lower, that is, when the time of the first week, four. PC Series S / 10 was the second best-selling set of consoles, Nintendo’s follow Video. Nintendo’s machines sold to the PC or better in June compared to May.
For the first six months of the year, UK 1.1 million exceeded sales of game consoles (upweighted), which is 25% over the same period compared to the year before. PS5 is the best-selling device follows the Nintendo Switch PC Series and S / 10 close behind.
In terms of games, 2.5 million GSD data shows that physical and digital games sold in the UK in June. A 29.7% drop over the same period of the preceding year. 19-June of 2020, is still buoyant COVID lockdown, but also to a great part in the release of Last of the Playstation 4 2.
1.62 million games sold as digital games in the last month, which is down 31.4% year-on-year. 876,000 retail physical facts, which is down 26.4%. Nintendo was the most successful publisher physical retail games in June, with the digital publisher Ubisoft is important.
Sony was the biggest new game is Ratchet & Clank a month: Rift Apart from the PlayStation 5, followed by Nintendo with Mario Golf, The rush to see. However, no reference to FIFA June 21, which was the top selling game at a time.
In summary, the accessories are sold 731,879 in July along GF K .. This 19% over the month before, but up 19.6% over the same period in 2020. The market strength recently enjoyed a 19-year increase of COVID lockdown.
That remains the No. 1 best-selling DualSense White House are concerned. In this month of two contiguous state controller PS5 new color variants: Black version debuts at No.2, while the whole world in the Red No.4 ed.
GfK with participation of the interesting and the accessories on the market in the first half of the year. For the first six months of 2021, a 7% sales manager there are headsets and up 9%, which is modest enough to think that just launched a new song. However, these products do very much in the first year lockdown.
There are other categories, however, are still growing strongly. 39% steering wheels which, in 2021, which Microsoft’s popular G29 Drive G920 and always want football. Gaming chairs are in 64% (10-driver Rocket is great) and gaming mice up to 47% (by Microsoft’s G for G502 and back, plus the Trinity Razer Viper and Naga).
Renewed interest in flight simulators (especially, Microsoft’s new game) saw these controllers rise 74% in the first half of the year.
Finally, console hard drives up to 77% year-to-date with 2TB versions account for about seven out of ten HDDs sold.
GSD June 2021 Top 20 Games (Digital System)
PositionTitle1FIFA 21 (her) 2Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart (Sony) 3Grand Theft Auto 5 (Rockstar) 4NBA 2K21 (2K Games) 5Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War (Activision) 6Mario Golf Super Rush (Nintendo) * 7 Red Dead Redemption 2 (Rockstar) 8Assassin symbol Valhalla (Ubisoft) 9Far Cry 5 (Ubisoft) 10Resident bad town (Capcom) 11Spider-man: Miles Morales (Sony) 12to Clancy’s rainbow Six: War (Ubisoft) 13 Maria Rabbids, their empire (Ubisoft) 14 Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Nintendo) * 15 Animal Crossing: New Horizons (Nintendo) * 16PGA latest 2K21 (2K Games), 17, in scarlet links (Bandai Namco) 18Metro: Last light Redux (Deep silver) 19Minecraft – Return (Standard Edition Microsoft) * 20Minecraft (Microsoft)
* Digital data unavailable
GSD data includes a digital games sold by companies participating steam, the vast court of my memory, PlayStation Network, the Nintendo eShop. Participating companies are Activision Blizzard, Bandai Namco, Big Ben Interactive, Capcom, Codemasters, Electronic Arts, Focus Home Interactive Koch Media, Konami, Microids, Microsoft, Milestone, Paradox Interactive, Quantic dream, Sega, Sony, Square Enix, Strelka , Take Two, Warner Bros. Ubisoft and Nintendo and Bethesda plots are distinguished by the side of smaller studios.