The Last of Us Part II Has Sold More Copies At Retail Than The Rest of June’s Top 10 Combined Here In The U.K


Finally Sony Interactive and Naughty Dog’s The Last of Us Part II has surpassed Nintendo sales here in the United Kingdom during the month of June with record-breaking physical sales.

With the GfK market data sent to us, also shared by Games Industry, The Last of Us Part II sold more boxed copies than the rest of June’s top ten games combined. In addition to this, Sony saw strong sales of The Last of Us Remastered, Marvel’s Spider-Man, Days Gone, Horizon Zero Dawn, and God of War.

Overall, 29 percent of physical games sold here in the UK were Sony’s, which also claimed 37 percent of June’s physical software revenue. No doubt it was a good month for retail, they sold 1.24 million games – an increase of 44 percent over May. So far, June is 2020’s second best month here in the UK after March.

June also skyrocketed the sales of hardwares. Console sales made a 41 percent increase compared to the same period last year, all contributed by the ongoing pandemic. Console sales did experience a 12 percent decline compared to May 2020.

June’s Top 20 Physical Games Here In The UK

1 The Last of Us Part II

2 FIFA 20

3 Ring Fit Adventure

4 Animal Crossing: New Horizons

5 Mario Kart 8: Deluxe

6 Call of Duty: Modern Warfare

7 Grand Theft Auto V

8 Minecraft (Switch)

9 The Last of Us: Remastered

10 Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition

11 Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order

12 Bravely Second: End Layer

13 51 Worldwide Games

14 Luigi’s Mansion 3

15 Forza Horizon 4

16 Just Dance 2020

17 Red Dead Redemption 2

18 Marvel’s Spider-Man

19 Pokémon Sword

20 Crash Bandicoot: N.Sane Trilogy

The TLUoP2 surpassed all the June’s top 10 combined. Talking about accessories, DualShock 4 took the no. 1 spot with a 14 percent sales increase compared to May 2020.