Madden NFL 20 topped the charts for U.S. digital gross sales of PlayStation four video games for the month of August, making it the best-selling title for 2 consecutive months.
Madden NFL 20 Carries Over July Success to August
Madden NFL’s yearly success comes right down to a stroke of good timing (nudged between the highs of E3 and the flurry of Fall releases), a voracious American market, and no competing soccer sim to knock it off the highest spot.
This dominance is unlikely to hold over into September, as Madden NFL 20 squares off with the anticipated launch of heavy hitters Gears 5 and Borderlands three alongside the standard deluge of EA Sports titles like FIFA 20, NHL20, and 2K’s NBA 2K20 that draw big participant curiosity.
Nevertheless, two months working isn’t any small feat and goes to point out simply how fashionable the franchise stays regardless of introducing only a few new options and providing very a lot the identical bundle as final 12 months’s Madden NFL 19.
Minecraft and Grand Theft Auto V Remain Top Sellers
According to the publish published on Sony’s PlayStation weblog portal revealing August’s high downloads, Madden NFL 20 is in good firm.
Evergreen sellers Minecraft and Grand Theft Auto V took the second and third spots, respectively. And this regardless of launching manner again in 2014 in Minecraft’s case and 2013 in Grand Theft Auto V’s case. The two titles systematically land close to the higher half of the chart month after month, a testomony to their recognition and ongoing relevance.
One shock is Star Wars Battlefront II touchdown the 16th spot, thanks presumably to a well-received, and never say a lot wanted, replace to the sport.
Newcomers and up to date titles didn’t fare too badly both. No Man’s Sky’s extremely anticipated VR-enabled Beyond replace catapulted the area fairing journey to the 15th spot, whereas The Dark Pictures Anthology: Man of Medan made the highest 20 in its first month of launch.