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News: Watch Dogs Sneaks Back To Top of UK Chart

Watch Dogs Sneaks Back To Top of UK Chart

Sniper Elite 3 shot down

Ubisoft's Watch Dogs has climbed to the peak of the official UK all formats chart this week, pushing last week's champion Sniper Elite 3 down to second place. It was a quiet week for the chart as we sit in the middle of the dull spot of the year, waiting for the next round of releases to begin in a few weeks. Then, of...

News: Sniper Elite 3 Holds Top Spot In UK Chart

Sniper Elite 3 Holds Top Spot In UK Chart

Hold Your Fire

This week's Official UK All Formats Chart is in, and after a week with no major new releases of note, Sniper Elite 3 holds its spot atop the pile. Watch Dogs holds on in second, whilst EA Sports UFC fell out of favour somewhat, tumbling from the third spot to #7. There are no other major moves in the chart this week, with two titles...

News: Black Flag DLC and Child of Light Discounted in This Week's Deals with Gold

Black Flag DLC and Child of Light Discounted in This Week's Deals with Gold

Won't somebody think of the savings?!

This week's Deals With Gold list has gone live, and there's plenty on the cards for fans of Assasin's Creed IV: Black Flag and for those who haven't yet picked up the astounding Child of Light on Xbox 360. The deals run until July 7th, so you should jump on in and take advantage if you haven't already. The full...

News: Wolfenstein Hits UK Top Spot

Wolfenstein Hits UK Top Spot

Holds off Minecraft PS3

Wolfenstein: The New Order has blasted its way to the top of the UK Official All Formats Chart in its debut week, holding off a strong charge from Minecraft: PS3 Edition and pushing the reinvigorated FIFA 14 down to the number three spot. Wolfenstein topped the single format Xbox One and Xbox 360 charts, too, it should be...

News: Titanfall Fights Off FIFA, Trials in UK Chart

Titanfall Fights Off FIFA, Trials in UK Chart

Titan is ready.

Titanfall has held firm at the top of the UK All Formats chart this week, despite seeing a week-on-week decrease in sales of some 28%. The game held off a couple of strong challenges, most notably from 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil, which debuts at #2. The 6th licensed World Cup title from EA will undoubtedly hit the top spot during...

News: FIFA 14 Scores at Top of UK Games Chart

FIFA 14 Scores at Top of UK Games Chart

Surprise goal

In a weak week for the UK All Formats Chart, FIFA 14 has made a surprise jump to the top of the table after registering an 8% increases in sales week-on-week. The title sat in the number 4 position last week, but sales have improved on the back of a combination of retailer price cuts due to 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil hitting the Xbox...

News: No Change at Top of UK Games Chart

No Change at Top of UK Games Chart

Titanfall holding steady at 3

There was no change this week at the upper echelons of the UK's official All Formats Sales Chart, with PS4-exclusive Infamous: Second Son holding court at the top. In second position, Metal Gear Solid 5: Ground Zeroes sticks firm, whilst Titanfall holds on in third. Elsewhere, Diablo III: Reaper of Souls enters the...

News: Xbox One Catching Up To PS4 in US

Xbox One Catching Up To PS4 in US

February sales up, or PS4 sales down?

The NPD Group - the guys and gals that take note of things that are happening game and console sales-wise in the US - are reporting that Sony's PlayStation 4 has outsold the Xbox One in the US in February, but that the margin is closing. In January - according to Sony - the PS4 had utterly dominated Xbox One,...

News: LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Barely Dents UK Xbox One Chart

LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Barely Dents UK Xbox One Chart

Kap-oh.

LEGO Marvel Super Heroes has landed its first punch on the Official UK Xbox One chart, although you would barely notice. Without any new console stock available in the UK, it seems that few people were tempted back to the stores to pick the game up, with the title quietly jumping into the number 8 spot. FIFA 14 holds firm in the top spot,...

News: PS4 Bests Xbox One's UK Opening Weekend

PS4 Bests Xbox One's UK Opening Weekend

250k sold through.

The PlayStation 4 has bested the Xbox One's UK opening weekend sales figures, Chart Track confirmed today. Sony's system, which launched this past Friday in the UK and Europe, sold through approximately 250,000 units within the first 48 hours, easily beating the Xbox One's number of 150,000 from the launch the previous week. The...

News: FIFA 14 Leads First Full UK Xbox One Chart

FIFA 14 Leads First Full UK Xbox One Chart

Forza crosses the line in second

The first full GFK Chart-Track official UK Xbox One chart has been released, and it makes for interesting reading. This isn't the first chart ever though, since Call of Duty: Ghosts was released early, meaning that it was included in a chart all on its own last week (it slips to #4 today.) This is the first full...

News: Xbox One Sells Big in First 24 Hours

Xbox One Sells Big in First 24 Hours

Most successful launch in Xbox history

Microsoft today announced that over one million Xbox One units have been shifted worldwide in the first 24 hours of hitting store shelves, making it their largest console launch yet. Along with this sales announcement from Microsoft, come some interesting little tidbits that help convey just how much Xbox One...

News: Xbox 360 Version of GTA V Tops Weekly US Sales Chart

Xbox 360 Version of GTA V Tops Weekly US Sales Chart

Guess you could call this The Big One

As if we didn't already know that Grand Theft Auto V was a monster release, these weekly US sales numbers courtesy of VGC show just how majorly it dominated the competition. Sitting in first place is the Xbox 360 version of GTA V, which moved 5,939,351 units, followed by the 3,675,906 units logged by the PS3...

News: Saints Row Holds at Top of UK Chart in Weak Sales Week

Saints Row Holds at Top of UK Chart in Weak Sales Week

Business isn't picking up just yet.

The holiday season is right around the corner, but things haven't started to pick up just yet for the UK games industry. Saints Row IV holds the top spot in the UK All Formats chart for the third consecutive week, despite selling a shade over half as many copies this week as opposed to last. The title sold 48%...

News: Saints Row IV Holds Firm in UK Chart

Saints Row IV Holds Firm in UK Chart

Second week at number one.

Saints Row IV is the bestselling game in the UK for a second week running. Deep Silver's title lost some 44% of sales week-on-week, but held firm in what was a seemingly weak sales period. Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Blacklist holds on to the second spot, losing 37% in sales week-on-week. Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn...

News: Saints Row IV Claims Top Spot in UK Chart

Saints Row IV Claims Top Spot in UK Chart

Blacklist has to settle for second.

It was a busy week at retail in the UK last week, with the traditional fourth quarter boom looming just around the corner. All three games at the top of the GfK Chart-Track All Formats Chart were new releases, with Saints Row IV taking the top position. The game enjoyed the fourth biggest launch week of the year,...