UK charts: Mario Strikers: Battle League scores a No.1

by Pierre Bell

The latest UK physical software charts have come through for the week ending June 11 and there’s a new No.1 and it’s the latest game in the Mario Strikers series, Mario Strikers: Battle League Football. Games Industry says that the game’s launch sales are 20% lower than Mario Golf: Super Rush and 6% lower than Mario Tennis Aces. Sales for Nintendo Switch Sports have seen a 36% drop meaning its now at No.5, but it’s good news for Kirby fans as the excellent Kirby and The Forgotten Land has re-entered the top ten at No.6 seeing a 91% sales increase. Mario Golf: Super Rush is back in the charts at No.16 with a 291% sales jump.

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