You know it’s September when the UK Gaming Charts finally see Crash Bandicoot be dethroned off the number one spot. Codemasters’ very own F1 series makes its return this year with the annual F1 title F1 2018. The formula 1 sport is extremely popular in the UK and it’s no surprise to see fans picking up a copy on release day. F1 2018 sees true innovation to the depth and gameplay of the formula 1 sport. The game currently holds an average rating of 84 percent on Metacritic for its PS4 port which is captivating F1 fans across the world.
Debuting in at #2 is a familiar title veteran gamers will remember and cherish in their collections. SEGA have finally released Shenmue I & II on consoles and PC. The updated titles boast graphical enhancements with updated visuals and gameplay. In a bid to get more people playing the titles who never got to experience the Shenmue saga as the third title has a guaranteed release date scheduled for next year. The game also is holding an average rating of 75 percent on Metacritic for its PS4 port.
Those family friendly titles that were dominating the charts during the Summer have been dropped down the charts to make way for the “seasonal pre-order ready” gamer. On your marks September. Bring on the games.
Here’s the UK Top 10 Sales Gaming Charts for 27/08/2018:
- F1 2018
- Shenmue I & II
- Crash Bandicoot N. Same Trilogy
- Grand Theft Auto V
- Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
- God of War
- LEGO The Incredibles
- Call of Duty: WWII
- The Crew 2
- FIFA 18