Games Industry has introduced the best-selling games of 2022 thus far in Europe and of course there’s loads of nice games within the prime ten. The best-selling game of the yr sop far is the crucially acclaimed Elden Ring which is at the moment on observe to scoop the Game of the Year award from a quantity of gaming retailers, although we will have to attend and see what the second half of 2022 is like. There are three Nintendo first get together games within the prime ten (it must be famous that Nintendo doesn’t normally reveal obtain figures, so these are bodily) and they’re Pokemon Legends: Arceus, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe and Nintendo Switch Sports. Altogether 76.1 million games have been offered during the first six months, an increase of 13.5% over the identical interval in 2021. Germany overtook the UK as the largest gaming market in Europe, with the UK relegated to second. The Nintendo Switch was the best-selling games console, however inventory of the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S are nonetheless low.

European GSD H1 2022 Top 20 Games (Digital + Physical)

Position Title
1 Elden Ring (Bandai Namco)
2 FIFA 22 (EA)
3 Pokémon Legends: Arceus (Nintendo)
4 Grand Theft Auto 5 (Rockstar)
5 LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga (Warner Bros)
6 Horizon: Forbidden West (Sony)
7 Gran Turismo 7 (Sony)
8 Mario Kart 8: Deluxe (Nintendo)
9 Red Dead Redemption 2 (Rockstar)
10 Nintendo Switch Sports (Nintendo)