Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Was The Top Selling Nintendo Game In The UK For 2018

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Was The Top Selling Nintendo Game In The UK For 2018

GameIndustry.biz has released UK sales numbers for video games in 2018 and Mario Kart 8 Deluxe has come out as the top game from Nintendo.

The game sold more copies last year than it did in 2017, with 458,675 physical units sold, beating 2017’s 341,531.

GameIndustry attributes this to the increased Switch hardware sales this year which made Mario Kart, a Nintendo exclusive, more available to players.

Overall, Mario Kart came in 5th right behind Spider-Man.

See the full analysis of the top-selling games here.

RankingTitleSales
1FIFA 191,889,401
2Red Dead Redemption 21,757,212
3Call of Duty: Black Ops 41,172,855
4Spider-Man676,621
5Mario Kart 8: Deluxe458,675
6Far Cry 5434,133
7Crash Bandicoot N-Sane Trilogy430,551
8God of War399,395
9Forza Horizon 4392,960
10FIFA 18351,788
11Grand Theft Auto V339,805
12Spyro Reignited Trilogy333,725
13Battlefield V313,100
14Assassin’s Creed Odyssey305,937
15Super Smash Bros Ultimate284,155
16Super Mario Odyssey240,710
17Call of Duty: WWII230,576
18Pokemon: Let’s Go, Pikachu227,767
19Shadow of the Tomb Raider226,125
20Fallout 76218,534