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March 2021 game sales were always going to make for tough reading.
Last March was when the lockdown started to hit across Europe and the video game market began to explode as consumers bought up titles to keep themselves occupied. Also, Animal Crossing: New Horizons launched last March, and that game was one of last year’s best and fastest-selling titles. It’s still in the Top Ten — Top Five, even — now.
However, it was still a bumper month for games sales. Across tracked digital and physical sales, 12.6 millon video games were sold across Europe, Middle East, Africa,