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Nintendo Switch Sports swings to the top of the UK boxed game charts

Nintendo Switch Sports, Nintendo's first casual sports game since Ring Fit Adventure, has smashed its way to the top of the UK boxed game charts in its first week of release.

Last week's bestseller, Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga has dropped to number two, whilst Gran Turismo 7 has crept up 7 places to number three. 

Horizon Forbidden West and Pok√©mon Legends: Arceus, meanwhile, made a triumphant return to the top five at numbers four and five respectively. 


Top 40 Entertainment SoftwareWeek 17 Year 2022
Ending 30th April
LWTWTitleAge RatingLabel
1NINTENDO SWITCH SPORTSPEGI 7+NINTENDO
12LEGO STAR WARS: THE SKYWALKER SAGAPEGI 7+WARNER BROS. INTERACTIVE
113GRAN TURISMO 7PEGI 3+SONY COMPUTER ENT.
74HORIZON FORBIDDEN WESTPEGI 16+SONY COMPUTER ENT.
35POKEMON LEGENDS: ARCEUSPEGI 7+NINTENDO
46MARIO KART 8 DELUXEPEGI 3+NINTENDO
67ELDEN RINGPEGI 16+BANDAI NAMCO ENTERTAINMENT
88GRAND THEFT AUTO VPEGI 18+ROCKSTAR
129KIRBY AND THE FORGOTTEN LANDPEGI 7+NINTENDO
1010ANIMAL CROSSING: NEW HORIZONSPEGI 3+NINTENDO
511WWE 2K22PEGI 16+2K
912MINECRAFTPEGI 7+NINTENDO
213FIFA 22PEGI 3+EA SPORTS
1314MARIO PARTY SUPERSTARSPEGI 3+NINTENDO
1515LEGO HARRY POTTER COLLECTIONPEGI 7+WARNER BROS. INTERACTIVE
2016SUPER MARIO ODYSSEYPEGI 7+NINTENDO
1917JUST DANCE 2022PEGI 3+UBISOFT
1818SUPER MARIO 3D WORLD + BOWSER'S FURYPEGI 7+NINTENDO
2319SONIC MANIA PLUSPEGI 3+SEGA
4020RING FIT ADVENTUREPEGI 7+NINTENDO
2621NEW SUPER MARIO BROS. U DELUXEPEGI 3+NINTENDO
3022LUIGI'S MANSION 3PEGI 7+NINTENDO
2523THE LEGEND OF ZELDA: BREATH OF THE WILDPEGI 12+NINTENDO
2424GRAND THEFT AUTO: THE TRILOGY - THE DEFINITIVE EDITIONPEGI 18+ROCKSTAR
3425SUPER SMASH BROS. ULTIMATEPEGI 12+NINTENDO
26CRICKET 22: OFFICIAL GAME OF THE ASHESPEGI 3+NACON
27RATCHET & CLANK: RIFT APARTPEGI 7+SONY COMPUTER ENT.
1428MARVEL'S SPIDER-MAN: MILES MORALESPEGI 16+SONY COMPUTER ENT.
1629CALL OF DUTY: VANGUARDPEGI 18+ACTIVISION
2830TINY TINA'S WONDERLANDSPEGI 16+2K
3831FIVE NIGHTS AT FREDDY'S: SECURITY BREACHPEGI 12+MAXIMUM GAMES
2732NBA 2K22PEGI 3+2K
1733DYING LIGHT 2 STAY HUMANPEGI 18+TECHLAND
34RED DEAD REDEMPTION 2PEGI 18+ROCKSTAR
3335POKEMON BRILLIANT DIAMONDPEGI 7+NINTENDO
2136FORTNITE MINTY LEGENDS PACKPEGI 12+EPIC GAMES
2237SONIC COLOURS ULTIMATEPEGI 7+SEGA
38SONIC FORCESPEGI 7+SEGA
39LEGO JURASSIC WORLDPEGI 7+WARNER BROS. INTERACTIVE
3240FAR CRY 6PEGI 18+UBISOFT