God of War Ragnarok became the series’ biggest selling game in its first week

God of War Ragnarok is off to a great start in terms of UK sales, according to the latest figures.

BingMag.com God of War Ragnarok became the series’ biggest selling game in its first week

God of War Ragnarok is off to a great start in terms of UK sales, according to the latest figures.

Ragnarok IV It is from this series that it is at the top of the British charts. Twelve games from the God of War series have already been released in the UK, including six original versions, two games for handheld consoles and a series of remakes and collections. The first game of this series was released on PlayStation 2 in July 2005 and was ranked fifth in the top 10 best-selling games of the week. This game was one of the two main releases in the series that did not reach the top spot.

The second game in the series, released two years later in May 2007, reached the top spot. In March 2010, this series reached the top of the chart again with God of War 3 on PlayStation 3. The fourth major installment in the series, God of War Ascension, arrived three years later, but Crystal Dynamics' Tomb Raider reboot competed for the top spot.

BingMag.com God of War Ragnarok became the series’ biggest selling game in its first week

However, the series improved with the 2018 version on the PlayStation 4. At that time, the game became the best version of the series in terms of sales in the first week of release, as well as overall sales in the series. In 2018, God of War ranked fifth in terms of units and revenue across Sony's formats. The only PlayStation 4 games that year that did better than God of War were FIFA 19, Red Dead Redemption 2, Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, and Spiderman.

Now at the time of God of War Ragnarok's release and only based on the published statistics of physical sales in the first week of release, this game has reached a new record in this series. God of War Ragnarok, as the first intergenerational game of this series, as expected, was placed in the first place of the top ten games, and it is interesting to know that the physical sales on the first day of its release were more than the weekly sales of other games in the series. Also, according to the published statistics of console sales, 55% of PlayStation sales in the past week are related to God of War Ragnarok bundle of this console. Below you can see the position of all God of War series games in the first week of their release in the weekly sales table of games in the UK. 1 2008 God of War: Chain of Olympus PlayStation Portable 29 2010 God of War 3 PlayStation 3 1 2010 God of War Collection PlayStation 3 10 2010 God of War Trilogy PlayStation 3 100 2010 God of War: Ghost of Sparta PlayStation Portable 73 2011 God of War Collection: Volume II PlayStation 3 35 2013 God of War: Ascension PlayStation 3 2 2014 God of War Collection PlayStation Vita 41 2015 God of War 3: Remastered PlayStation 4 9 2018 God of War PlayStation 4 1 2022 God of War: Ragnarok PlayStation 4 and 5 1

God of War Ragnarok is now available on PlayStation 4 and 5 consoles.

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