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PAL Charts - Week 25, 2018

Oct 30, 2017
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damn, europe does love PS4, eh? would have never guessed gran turismo 5 is number 3 or shadow of colossus is number 10. how many units we think this new remake has sold? i m sure its the highest selling shadow of colossus format , out doing ps3 and ps2 releases .
 
Apr 26, 2018
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That’s crazy to see Breath if the Wild still in the top 5 more than one year after it was released...
I find Mario Kart's performance to be way more impressive than Zelda.

-It has sold more than Zelda on switch and still outsells it weekly.
-It was already the best selling game on wii U, yet still outselling new switch games despite being a re-release.
 

cw_sasuke

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Oct 27, 2017
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These EU sales arent surprising....Sony runs and has non-stop digital sales. MS doesnt really compare and Nintendo not offering digital numbers isnt helping either.
 
Oct 27, 2017
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These EU sales arent surprising....Sony runs and has non-stop digital sales. MS doesnt really compare and Nintendo not offering digital numbers isnt helping either.
Dont believe MS digital isnt also included? As they come it late i believe they said regarding Vampyr last week.

Vampyr's results are missing Xbox One's digital sales - the nature of these charts is that some data may be late coming in and cannot be verified in time. These instances should hopefully reduce as the charts become more frequent - this is only the second EMEA combined digital and physical chart.
 
Oct 27, 2017
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that was just one instance though. its 95% of time digital from sony and MS without nintendo yet.
Ah oke. Its abit of a mess atm haha. With all these charts with only retail, retail digital but not all digital etc.
Hopefully in in 6 months its abit more clean. Like the NPD stuff now.
 
Apr 1, 2018
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op one is physical only. the one posted last page is digital plus physical,, see how much the inclusion of digital changes the rankings.
I was surprised By how the Ranks change and Some games came out of the list

it Feel like the Digital is more , like 60% From the sale
 
Oct 28, 2017
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I find Mario Kart's performance to be way more impressive than Zelda.

-It has sold more than Zelda on switch and still outsells it weekly.
-It was already the best selling game on wii U, yet still outselling new switch games despite being a re-release.
Mario Kart has always been bigger than Zelda though. Like 2-3x bigger in recent years.
 
Oct 30, 2017
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Ah oke. Its abit of a mess atm haha. With all these charts with only retail, retail digital but not all digital etc.
Hopefully in in 6 months its abit more clean. Like the NPD stuff now.
yea cant wait for that to happen. with the digital rate so high , physical only is kinda misleading and as you said this way now is very confusing .
 
Oct 30, 2017
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I was surprised By how the Ranks change and Some games came out of the list

it Feel like the Digital is more , like 60% From the sale
well in the last sony earning it was showing around 50% digital so it could very well be heading toward 60% now especially with sales that sony does for games. many amazing games under 15$ on digital store (atleast in europe)
 

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Sorru but this is bullshit, it's the biggest single market but the EU as whole is bigger, just look at games like UC4 that have sold almost 10 million and less than a third come from the biggest market in the world.
Well we don’t get EU numbers. We get UK numbers. Once UK is out of the EU is it still biggest in world?
 

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Mario Kart has always been bigger than Zelda though. Like 2-3x bigger in recent years.
Exactly, nothing surprising about Mario Kart being the best selling Nintendo game with crazy legs. No doubt Zelda was always big in the West but it has never had these insane legs.
 
Apr 1, 2018
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yea cant wait for that to happen. with the digital rate so high , physical only is kinda misleading and as you said this way now is very confusing .
Yup it's really confusing

well in the last sony earning it was showing around 50% digital so it could very well be heading toward 60% now especially with sales that sony does for games. many amazing games under 15$ on digital store (atleast in europe)
that's Why i asked Both chart become Different and eliminate some company (it's Not their fault XD)
 
Oct 27, 2017
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Individual charts are up:

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1 MARIO TENNIS ACES NS NINTENDO NINTENDO
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2 GOD OF WAR PS4 SONY COMPUTER ENT. SONY COMPUTER ENT.
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3 MARIO KART 8 DELUXE NS NINTENDO NINTENDO
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4 DETROIT: BECOME HUMAN PS4 SONY COMPUTER ENT. SONY COMPUTER ENT.
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5 FIFA 18 PS4 EA SPORTS ELECTRONIC ARTS
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6 SUPER MARIO ODYSSEY NS NINTENDO NINTENDO
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7 FALLOUT 4 PS4 BETHESDA SOFTWORKS BETHESDA SOFTWORKS
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8 FIFA 18 XB ONE EA SPORTS ELECTRONIC ARTS
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9 PLAYSTATION VR WORLDS PS4 SONY COMPUTER ENT. SONY COMPUTER ENT.
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10 THE LEGEND OF ZELDA: BREATH OF THE WILD NS NINTENDO NINTENDO
 
Oct 28, 2017
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Sorru but this is bullshit, it's the biggest single market but the EU as whole is bigger, just look at games like UC4 that have sold almost 10 million and less than a third come from the biggest market in the world.
EU is a multitude of countries. If you are going to compare you may as well atleast compare continents and do NA.
 
Oct 26, 2017
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Well we don’t get EU numbers. We get UK numbers. Once UK is out of the EU is it still biggest in world?
There's Europe and then there's the EU. It's not the same thing.

EU is a multitude of countries. If you are going to compare you may as well atleast compare continents and do NA.
Doesn't NPD include numbers from Canada? if so there you have it, if not then we can't compare them if we don't get the numbers.
 
Oct 28, 2017
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Oct 25, 2017
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I really don't like those charts with digital included, it's so susceptible to change because of sales. It needs to be by revenue to make at least some sense.

I really hope the new charts next year will be by revenue, otherwise it might get really silly.
 
Oct 26, 2017
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Well that’s because Europe isn’t a Market. We don’t combine USA, Canada and Mexico into one market. The person I was replying to said EU market.
https://www.statista.com/statistics/308454/gaming-revenue-countries/
NPD includes Canada, so ooops there you have it.

And regarding you ammend, you said the UK won't count as the EU market.

It will even if it's out of the EU. UK willl still be part of the EU market for videogame seven if it's out of the European Union
 
Oct 28, 2017
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NPD numbers aren't just US numbers you do know that? NPD is North America numbers.
Wrong. Its just US. NPD tracks other markets but those markets are not rolled in the numbers that are posted on Era. They are looking at doing that eventually but currently that is not the case.

The source is I asked Matt this question directly a few months ago.

The more you know

Here's the link for ya

March 2018 NPD (U.S. Hardware) Predictions - Closes Tuesday, April 17th

NPD includes Canada, so ooops there you have it
No it doesn't.
 
Oct 26, 2017
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Then to my other point, we will be able to compare the NA numbers to the EU numbers once we get Canada numbers, until then it will be US vs EU
 
May 14, 2018
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The revenue chart is up, and as expected Switch had a very good week!

http://www.chart-track.co.uk/index.jsp?c=p/software/uk/latest/index_test.jsp&ct=110033

Splatoon is top 8 again! The top 10 has 5 SW titles, 4 PS4, 1 XBONE. The top 40 has 15 SW, 15 PS4, 9 XBONE, 1 PC. That's a lot of Nintendo for a UK chart! :D

About new releases, it would be nice if Bruno gave us a hint about hot Mario Tennis Aces did compared to older titles. I have a feeling it isn't really that much. And Minecraft didn't do too big, almost as much as Flashback, but I guess it has sold quite a lot digitally already so it wasn't going to have a big debut. Let's see if it sticks around.
 
Oct 28, 2017
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Wrong. Its just US. NPD tracks other markets but those markets are not rolled in the numbers that are posted on Era. They are looking at doing that eventually but currently that is not the case.

The source is I asked Matt this question directly a few months ago.

The more you know

Here's the link for ya

March 2018 NPD (U.S. Hardware) Predictions - Closes Tuesday, April 17th



No it doesn't.
NPD tracks NA but we only get US data.
 
Oct 28, 2017
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I really don't like those charts with digital included, it's so susceptible to change because of sales. It needs to be by revenue to make at least some sense.

I really hope the new charts next year will be by revenue, otherwise it might get really silly.
Ideally it would be like the current charts where we get both multiplat units, single plat units and by revenue.

Units is misleading regardless of digital or non digital no?
 
Jan 5, 2018
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I’m pretty sure for every 3 switches sold at least 1 is picking up Mario Kart. Crazy that over a year after launch, still full price and 4 best selling game of the week in the UK
 
Jan 14, 2018
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Oct 25, 2017
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Ideally it would be like the current charts where we get both multiplat units, single plat units and by revenue.

Units is misleading regardless of digital or non digital no?
Yeah but I feel like sales are more extreme with digital. Unless we want to see Far Cry 3 at the top randomly one week it's better to go with revenue (though both is ideal of course).
 
Oct 25, 2017
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Well we don’t get EU numbers. We get UK numbers. Once UK is out of the EU is it still biggest in world?
EU refers to Europe in this case, not European Union. UK will always be Europe, so nothing changes.

European Sales, includes Digital.

1 FIFA 18
2 God of War
3 Gran Turismo Sport
4 Grand Theft Auto 5
5 Horizon Zero Dawn
6 Far Cry 5
7 The Last of Us Remastered
8 Assassin's Creed Origins
9 Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege
10 Shadow of Colossus

https://www.gamesindustry.biz/artic...remains-no-1-in-europe-for-third-week-running


FIFA & Gran Turismo keep reigning in Europe, no surprises.
Which week is this? Previous week? In that case, I'm surprised there's no Mario Tennis Aces.
 
Oct 28, 2017
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Yeah I spotted that afterwards thanks. Sony's digital sales must push very good numbers looking at some of the games in that list.
Sony sales/deals are surely the best of the 3 console makers, nay after the change in steam sales, they are better than even Steam.