February 2019 was a busy month when it comes to new online game releases, with video games like Anthem, Crackdown three, Far Cry New Daybreak, and Metro Exodus battling it out for a share of the UK retail market. In the end, it was Sq. Enix’s Kingdom Hearts III that took the highest spot, adopted by BioWare’s Anthem.
Kingdom Hearts III had a slight edge over the opposite titles in that it has been on cabinets since January 25th. Nevertheless, there’s no denying that the sport is the preferred one among the many bunch, as evidenced by its record-breaking gross sales.
Regardless of unfavorable evaluations, Anthem got here second, beating the well-received Metro Exodus. The Deep Silver shooter, which launched forward of Anthem, debuted at no. 7. Nevertheless, Metro Exodus‘ gross sales efficiency is on par with its predecessors.
Microsoft-exclusive Crackdown three did not impress. The sport debuted at no. 34, and its launch-month gross sales had been down by as a lot as 92 p.c in comparison with Crackdown 2.
Far Cry New Daybreak rounded up the highest 5 however its gross sales weren’t fairly on top of things both. The Far Cry spin-off offered 57.eight p.c lower than the earlier spin-off entry, Far Cry Primal.
In line with chart monitoring companies Gfk and Ukie, UK’s prime ten video games at retail for the interval between January 27th and February 23rd are as follows:
Kingdom Hearts IIIAnthemRed Lifeless Redemption 2Resident Evil 2Far Cry New DawnFIFA 19Metro ExodusNew Tremendous Mario Bros U DeluxeCall of Obligation: Black Ops 4Mario Kart eight Deluxe
Any surprises for our readers on this checklist?