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UK Chart: Good Games Sell Well! Rejoice!

by on June 17, 2013
 

Naughty Dog’s critically acclaimed new IP The Last of Us has topped the UK chart, just pipping Animal Crossing: New Leaf on the 3DS.

The PlayStation exclusive survival horror has become the fastest selling new IP since LA Noire in 2011 and is the year’s third fastest selling game behind multi-format titles Bioshock Infinite and Tomb Raider.

Meanwhile in second place Nintendo’s latest Animal Crossing became the biggest 3DS launch since Mario Kart 7 and the biggest ever for a non-Mario title.

The full top 10 features no more new releases but does provide a wonderfully refreshing variety of games. Only one FPS, but even then it’s a bloody good one!

Good work team!

1. The Last Of Us
2. Animal Crossing: New Leaf
3. Grid 2
4. Tomb Raider
5. FIFA 13
6. Injustice: Gods Among Us
7. Far Cry 3
8. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Legendary Edition
9. Luigi’s Mansion 2
10. Assassin’s Creed III

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  • Rotmm
    June 17, 2013 at 11:40 am

    3 3DS games in the top 5 for individual format chart… long time since Nintendo has been in such a strong chart position and I’m pleased for them.

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  • Tee-boz
    June 17, 2013 at 1:17 pm

    Go Farcry! Stunned not to see Bioshock though, maybe everyone has it, or they’d better have!

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