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Fire Emblem beats Wolfenstein to the top of the UK charts

Nintendo published four of the top ten games in the UK last week

Fire Emblem: Three Houses beat Wolfenstein: Youngblood to the top of the UK physical retail chart.

The Nintendo Switch exclusive's week one sales were higher than the last major entry in the series, Fire Emblem Fates. Three Houses toppled Crash Team Racing, restoring Nintendo to the top spot after the success of Super Mario Maker 2.

Fire Emblem: Three Houses was one of four games published by Nintendo in the UK top ten, along with Super Mario Maker 2, Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order, and Mario Kart 8: Deluxe.

The other big release of the week was Bethesda's Wolfenstein: Youngblood, which charted in second place.

Here is the UKIE/GfK Top Ten for the week ending July 27:

Last WeekThis WeekTitle
New Entry1Fire Emblem: Three Houses
New Entry2Wolfenstein: Youngblood
13Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled
34Super Mario Maker 2
45FIFA 19
26Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order
147Grand Theft Auto V
68Mario Kart 8: Deluxe
89F1 2019
810Red Dead Redemption 2

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