GTA 5 continues to dominate sales in Europe: the Top 10 of August 2022

Despite the bad story related to the big leak of Grand Theft Auto 6, Rockstar Games has at least one reason to smile these days: 9 years after the original market launch, Grand Theft Auto V continues to be an absolute champion on the commercial level, still recording great sales.

In fact, according to the new sales ranking for the European market, relative to August 2022, the adventure with protagonists Michael, Franklin And Trevor it was in fact placed at first place of the Top 10 by calculating both digital and physical distribution. GTA V outperforms the competition Saints Rowwhich is placed in second position, while the last step of the podium is occupied by FIFA 22. Here are all the top 10 positions:

  1. Grand Theft Auto V
  2. Saints Row
  3. FIFA 22
  4. F! 22
  5. Gran Turismo 7
  6. Marvel’s Spider-Man Remastered
  7. Nintendo Switch Sports
  8. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
  9. Horizon Forbidden West
  10. LEGO Star Wars The Skywalker Saga

In the case of the two exclusives for Nintendo Switch it should be noted that the numbers refer only to retail sales, as Nintendo it is not usual to disseminate the numbers relating to digital. In addition, the data relating to the German and UK markets have not been calculated in this ranking: it cannot be excluded that the chart could have turned out to be different by also counting these two territories, in any case the result obtained by GTA V remains remarkable.

Since 2013, the GTA franchise has generated nearly $ 8 billion, driven by the relentless success of the fifth installment. A popularity that, as we can see, shows no signs of decreasing after all these years.

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