UK May 2021 Software and Hardware Charts: PS5 No.1, Xbox Series X | S No.2, Switch No.3


The UK video game software and hardware charts arrived in May 2021 and it was a busy month with new releases such as Resident Evil Village, New Pokemon Snap, and Mass Effect: Legendary Edition. Of May. The best-selling game was Capcom’s latest survival horror title, “Resident Evil Village.” There was also a new Pokemon Snap (review) release for the Nintendo Switch, the first new in the popular Pokemon Snap series in years. The game entered the chart at number 10, but keep in mind that Nintendo doesn’t share digital data, so it’s likely to be on a higher chart. In terms of hardware, the PlayStation 5 was the best-selling console, followed by the Xbox Series X | S and Nintendo Switch. Check out the May UK chart below.

“Currently, Switch sales are down year-on-year. Nintendo consoles will be available in March, April and May 2020 with the lockdown of COVID-19 and the release of Animal Crossing: New Horizons. It has seen a significant increase. Comparing this year’s performance with 2019, Switch sales are up 60% year-on-year. “

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GSD May 2021 Top 20 Games (Digital + Physical)

position Title
1 Resident Evil Village (Capcom)
2 Mass Effect: Legendary Edition (EA)
3 FIFA 21 (EA)
Four Grand Theft Auto 5 (Rock Star)
Five NBA 2K21 (2K Games)
6 Spider-Man: Miles Morales (Sony)
7 Call of Duty Black Ops Cold War (Activision Blizzard)
8 Animal Crossing: New Horizons * (Nintendo)
9 Red Dead Redemption 2 (Rock Star)
Ten New Pokemon Snap * (Nintendo)
11 Mortal Kombat 11 (Warner Brothers)
12 Assassin’s Creed Val-Hala (Ubisoft)
13 Hood: Outlaws & Legends (Focus Home Interactive)
14 Super Mario 3D World + Bowers Fury * (Nintendo)
15 Pokemon Sword * (Nintendo)
16 Mario Kart 8: Deluxe * (Nintendo)
17 Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six: Siege (Ubisoft)
18 Minecraft (Microsoft)
19 Miipia (Nintendo) *
20 It Take 2 (EA)

* Digital data is not possible

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