dark        

Super Mario Maker 2 takes the top spot in the UK Charts

0

Building a bridge to your heart

Whoa. The British game-buying public has succeeded in knocking their beloved bandicoot Crash off of the top slot of the UK charts after just one week, replacing him with O.G mascot Mario and his creative platform-builder Super Mario Maker 2.

The new Nintendo release was one of three games to debut in the top five this week, alongside Codemasters' F1 2019 at number three and Sega's high-kicking detective adventure Judgment at number four. Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled has managed to grip onto second place, so don't count that title out just yet. But for this week, at any rate, the podium belongs to the plumber.

Elsewhere in the charts, Frogwares' creepy mystery The Sinking City just fell outside the top ten at number 13, while the somewhat niche Car Mechanic Simulator from Ravenscourt showed up at number 23. After a slow start, Igarashi's non-Castlevania title Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night also succeeded in poking its way into the top ten.The weirdest shift this week saw Ubisoft's Assassin's Creed Odyssey leap from number 34 to number eight in just one week, not doubt helped by in-store promotions.

U.K. video game sales chart w/e: June 29, 2019
(Chart reflects in-store physical sales only)

1. Super Mario Maker 2 - Nintendo
2. Crash Team Racing: Nitro-Fueled - Activision
3. F1 2019 - Codemasters
4. Judgment - Sega
5. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe - Nintendo
6. Red Dead Redemption 2- Take 2
7. Grand Theft Auto V - Take 2
8. Assassin's Creed Odyssey - Ubisoft
9. Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night - 505 Games
10. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate - Nintendo

U.K. video game charts [GFK Chart-Track]

You are logged out. Login | Sign up

 
 

 

TwitterRedditEmailFacebook
 
Chris Moyse
Chris MoyseSenior Editor   gamer profile

Chris has been playing video games since video games began... still terrible at them. Former Saturday Night Slam Master, rambles nostalgically like Abe Simpson. I ain't here to fight, so let's no... more + disclosures


 


 



Filed under... #Crash Bandicoot #Industry Bull #Money #Nintendo #Nintendo Switch #PC #PS4 #UK #UK Charts #Xbox One

READER COMMENTS LOADING BELOW...


LET'S KEEP THE COMMUNITY GREAT


You're not expected to always agree, but do please keep cool and never make it personal. Report harassment, spam, and hate speech to our community team. Also, on the right side of a comment you can flag nasty comments anonymously (we ban users dishing bad karma). For everything else, contact us!