Posts Tagged ‘Chart Track’

UK Charts: Batman knocked off top perch by Official Olympics Game

UK Charts: Batman knocked off top perch by Official Olympics Game

The latest all formats charts for week 30 of 2012 are out, and sees Sega’s London 2012: The Official Video Game climb to the top of the pile, dethroning 5 week number 1 game, Lego Batman 2. The other Olympics game, Mario & Sonic London 2012 Olympic Games climbs 5 places to number 3, benefiting from the real life counterpart games currently being held in London. The rest of the top 10 ...

UK Charts: FIFA Street scores big to go top

UK Charts: FIFA Street scores big to go top

The latest Chart Track data is in, and it is another number 1 for EA (via their EA Sports division) with FIFA Street, which displaces last week’s number 1, Mass Effect 3. This is in fact EA’s third new release in a row to go straight in at number 1 (with Mass Effect 3 and SSX before). Furthermore, EA hold the Top 4 spots in this morning’s chart, a feat they’ve only achieved b...

UK Charts: Kingdoms of Amalur seizes the throne at the top

UK Charts: Kingdoms of Amalur seizes the throne at the top

The latest ChartTrack data this morning shows that EA published RPG, Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning has debuted at the top spot of the UK All Formats charts. While the last new IP to reach number 1 was Dead Island, the last original RPG at the top of the charts was Pokemon Red, all the way back in 2000. Last week’s number 1, Final Fantasy XIII-2 slips to second place, with another new entr...

UK Charts: FIFA 12 reigns supreme for sixth week in a row

UK Charts: FIFA 12 reigns supreme for sixth week in a row

This morning’s Chart Track figures aren’t particularly surprising, as FIFA 12 is the best selling game in the UK, for a sixth consecutive week. The EA Sports title continues to prevail as it takes on the combined might of Modern Warfare 3 (rising to number 2), Skyrim (number 3), Just Dance 3 (slipping one place to 4th) and Battlefield 3 (which holds steady at number 5). Resident Evil:...

UK Charts: FIFA 12 scores a fifth consecutive week at number 1

UK Charts: FIFA 12 scores a fifth consecutive week at number 1

Chart Track figures this morning show FIFA 12 still sitting pretty at the head of the UK All Formats charts, making that 5 consecutive weeks at the top, and 7 weeks as a number 1 title in total. In fact, the data sent in to us from Chart Track and the UKIE show that FIFA 12 has already made more money than any other FIFA title or indeed any other sports title to date.  It’s 5 week run is t...

UK Charts: FIFA 12 makes it four consecutive weeks at the top

UK Charts: FIFA 12 makes it four consecutive weeks at the top

This morning’s Chart Track figures show FIFA 12 continuing to hold the top spot for a fourth consecutive week. FIFA 12 has now spent 6 weeks in total at the number 1 spot. Ubisoft’s Just Dance 3 continues to prove popular with post-christmas gamers, as it moves up to number 2, with Skyrim also climbing a couple of places to number 3. The FPS duo of Battlefield 3 and Modern Warfare 3 make...

Modern Warfare 3 tops UK best selling games of 2011 list

Modern Warfare 3 tops UK best selling games of 2011 list

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 ended 2011 as the best-selling video game, topping the coveted 2011 All Formats Chart, according to data released today by UKIE (compiled by GfK Chart-Track). Activision has now published the top selling game for the past 3 years in a row, with number 1 in 2010 for Call of Duty: Black Ops and in 2009 with Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2. EA also had a strong year wit...

UK Charts: FIFA 12 tops first chart of 2012

UK Charts: FIFA 12 tops first chart of 2012

This morning’s Chart Track figures show FIFA 12 kicking off the new year the same way it ended the last one, at the top of the All Formats charts. EA celebrate a one-two punh at the head of the charts, with Battlefield 3 leapfrogging Modern Warfare 3 for the first time in over a month. Ubisoft’s Just Dance 3 continues to have a strong post Christmas showing, holding down the number 4 ...

UK Charts: FIFA 12 tops the charts for final week of 2011

UK Charts: FIFA 12 tops the charts for final week of 2011

Chart Track figures this morning show EA’s FIFA 12 finishing top for the final week of the year in the All Formats Charts. It managed to hold off the combined might of Modern Warfare 3, Battlefield 3 and Just Dance 3 respectively. The remainder of the chart contains the usual suspects, all of whom, on average, saw the same drop in sales from their peak positions in the chart. Both Mario Kart 7 ...

UK Charts: Skyrim shouts its way to number 1; dethrones MW3

UK Charts: Skyrim shouts its way to number 1; dethrones MW3

A bit of a surprise from the Chart Track figures this morning, as it is The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, and not Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 at the top of the UK Charts today. Skyrim’s chart dominance this week is directly as a result of some heavy price cutting by UK retail giants GAME and Gamestation. It wasn’t long before supermarkets followed, in order to keep up with competition. ...