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Spring sales fail to dethrone Resident Evil 4 remake | UK Boxed Charts

Gotham Knights back in the Top 10 after 999% sales boost thanks to retail promotions

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Resident Evil 4 Remake was the best-selling game at UK retail for a second week in a row, despite its sales dropping by 69% week-on-week.

Even with this decline, Resident Evil 4 was comfortably ahead of the next biggest seller, FIFA 23. A 34% rise in sales pushed the EA's football game up one place to No.2, knocking Hogwarts Legacy down to No.3.

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 rose two places to No.4 thanks to a 58% boost in sales – one of many titles that benefited from discounts and promotions. In fact, GfK reports that 34 of the games in the Top 40 saw a week-on-week boost thanks to sales events.

The biggest beneficiary was Warner Bros' Gotham Knights, which re-entered the charts at No.6 after a 999% rise in sales.

Meanwhile, Super Mario Odyssey saw a 5% sales boost thanks to sales of the Switch hardware bundle and ongoing promotions for The Super Mario Bros Movie, which hits cinemas this Thursday.

Here is the GfK UK Boxed Top Ten for the week ending March 25, 2023:

Last Week This Week Title
1 1 Resident Evil 4 Remake
3 2 FIFA 23
2 3 Hogwarts Legacy
6 4 Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2
5 5 Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
Re-Entry 6 Gotham Knights
4 7 WWE 2K23
7 8 Super Mario Odyssey
8 9 God of War Ragnarok
10 10 Minecraft (Switch Edition)
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James Batchelor is Editor-in-Chief at GamesIndustry.biz. He is based in Essex and has been a B2B games journalist since 2006