Coming in at number seven in the rankings (keep in mind that Nintendo doesn’t provide data on its digital sales), Nintendo Switch Sports is ahead. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe. Leading the pack at number one is car theft 5 which, incidentally, also topped the chart for August 2021. At the other end of the scale, Mario Strikers: Battle League came in twenty, while Xenoblade Chronicles 3 on number nineteen.
In terms of console sales, 310,000 units were sold in August, with the Nintendo Switch only outperform the competition (platform-specific sales not available at this time). PlayStation 5’s supply has increased in recent weeks, making August the second-best month after June. Compared to August 2021, overall console sales are down 19%.
Here’s your look at the top 20 best-selling games:
*Does not include digital sales.
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