God of War Ragnarok Back To No.1 Spot In UK After 32% Sales Increase

Back To The Top!!!

God of War Ragnarok was released on 9th November 2022 for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5. The game was well-received by the critics and fans of the franchise.

In addition, God of War Ragnarok is a commercial success as the game sold over 5.1 million copies in the first week of its release, which made it the most commercially successful God of War game in the franchise and the biggest PlayStation first-party release ever.

Not only that, the sales of God of War Ragnarok were 51% higher than its predecessor at launch in the UK, and 82% of those sales were from the PlayStation 5 version of the game.

Recently, after a month of its release, God of War Ragnarok is back at the number one spot on the UK sales charts, as reported by GamesIndustry. According to Gfk, the game’s sales increased by 32% in the week ending on 10th December as compared to last week’s sales.

UK Boxed Sales Chart | GamesIndustry.biz

It should be noted that the reported sales are boxed sales in the UK, which do not include the game’s digital sales.

Nevertheless, God of War Ragnarok is an impressive game with an intriguing storyline and plausible gameplay built well upon its predecessor, as expected by the fans. And that is the reason the game won six awards at The Game Awards 2022, including the title of Best Action/Adventure Game, it proved itself to be a worthy contender for The Game of the Year Award, but according to the judges and public voting, Elden Ring deserved it more.

As for the sales of God of War Ragnarok in the UK, the reason reported for the increase is the arrival of the new PlayStation 5 stock and hardware bundled with the game. The other factor affecting the sales could be the stable supply of PlayStation 5, especially after the scalper and market manipulators have started to lose interest in it.

In addition, PlayStation as a brand has been doing great in the UK recently; as reported previously, it holds almost 80% market share in the region, leaving Xbox behind. While the God of War Ragnarok’s director wants to work on the Castlevania franchise, it will be interesting to see what Santa Monica Studio has in store for the fans and what storyline the franchise will follow after the closure of Kratos and Atreus storyline in Ragnarok.

So, what are your thoughts about this? Have you played the game yet? Let us know in the comment section below.

Check Out More News: Returnal PC Port Recommends 32GB RAM For Smooth Gaming Experience

Was our article helpful? 👨‍💻

Thank you! Please share your positive feedback. 🔋

How could we improve this post? Please Help us. 😔

Abdullah Amin
Abdullah Amin
A gamer with a passion for gaming news and leaks who is eager to share what's happening in the industry.

Latest News


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Follow Us



All PlayStation 3 Games Can Now Run On RPCS3 Emulator

The development team behind PlayStation 3 Emulator For PC, RPCS3 announced that it can boot all PlayStation 3 games now.

Hogwarts Legacy Is Currently The Best Selling Game On Steam

The highly anticipated Hogwarts Legacy has passed games like Modern Warfare 2 to reach the top of Steam's best-seller list.

GoldenEye 007 Remake Reportedly Launching At The End Of January

According to a new report, Goldeneye 007 remastered is set to launch on Xbox Game Pass at the end of January 2023.

Final Fantasy Celebrating 35 Years Of The Iconic JRPG Franchise

The Final Fantasy franchise was started in 1987, owned and developed by Square Enix. The franchise is celebrating its 35th anniversary today.

Metal Gear Solid Remake Reported To Be PlayStation 5 Exclusive

According to recent leaks, Konami has been working on a Metal Gear Solid Remake for years now and it will be a PlayStation 5 exclusive.