UK charts: Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl debuts at #1 & #2


Physical video games tracker GfK Entertainment has launched the newest UK gross sales charts. This time, the GfK Top 10 is for the week ending November twentieth, 2021. These charts additionally embrace the discharge of Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl. According to GamesIndustry, Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl are “the biggest Switch game launches of the year, beating Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury — in fact, Brilliant Diamond achieves that alone, without even counting Pearl sales”.

GamesIndustry additionally says that “the Pokémon games combined are the second biggest boxed game launch of the year, behind FIFA 22 but ahead of Call of Duty: Vanguard”. And as for a way properly they did, in comparison with different latest Pokemon titles, GamesIndustry revealed that “launch sales are 26% down over Sword and Shield, which were the big new Pokémon games released in November 2019. Sales are up 13% over the Let’s Go Eevee and Pikachu games, which were released back in November 2018”. The full chart information is down under.

Last Week This Week Title
New Entry 1 Pokémon Brilliant Diamond
New Entry 2 Pokémon Shining Pearl
New Entry 3 Battlefield 2042
1 4 Call of Duty: Vanguard
2 5 FIFA 22
14 6 Spider-Man: Miles Morales
5 7 Mario Kart 8: Deluxe
11 8 Far Cry 6
New Entry 9 Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl Double Pack
15 10 Just Dance 2022