Yesterday we reported that a collection of old Call of Duty games were among the best-selling titles in the UK in July 2023. Now let’s add some information related to launch console sales.
According to GamesIndustry.bizAlthough console and game sales are down 7% from June 2023, we say the PS5 is back in the lead, with console sales up 7% since last July.
The PS5 took advantage of recent deals to jump in sales with a 68% year-to-date increase, even higher when adding August data.
In terms of other consoles, the Nintendo Switch took second place, with sales down 15% from June 2023 and down 8.5% in the first seven months of 2023 compared to the first seven months of 2022.
When it comes to Xbox, the Series X and S took third place, with sales down 12% from June 2023 and sales down 22.8%.
Finally, it should be noted that PS4 sales have increased by 331% this year.
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