Media Molecule’s ambitious game creation platform Dreams, which was available to buy digitally in Early Access form between April and December 2019, debuted at No.8 on the chart. VGC interviewed creative director Mark Healey about the title prior to its full retail release last week.
The GfK UK chart only covers physical sales.
UK chart for week ended February 15
UK video game software sales declined last year for the first time since 2012. Combined physical and digital software sales fell 3.4% to £3.77 billion in 2019, according to data from the Entertainment Retailers Association.
FIFA 20 was the best-selling physical game of 2019, moving over 1.5 million units, followed by Modern Warfare with almost 1.2 million sales.
The latest entry in the Yakuza series, Yakuza: Like a Dragon, launched in Japan in January ahead of its planned Western release later this year.