UK Charts: Guild Wars 2 knocks Sleeping Dogs off top spot

Monday, 3 September 2012 09:42 GMT By Dave Cook

Guild Wars 2 topped the UK game charts last week. ArenaNet’s MMO knocked United Front’s Sleeping Dogs off the top spot.

Launched last Tuesday, Guild Wars 2 has seen an influx of players, which in turned to a knock-on effect of server overflow issues, vendor exploits, and security breaches. Regardless it has rocketed to the top of the UK charts.

Here are the UK charts for week ending September 1st in full:

1. Guild Wars 2 – Ncsoft Europe
2. Sleeping Dogs – Square Enix Europe
3. New Super Mario Bros. 2 – Nintendo
4. London 2012: The Official Video Game – Sega
5. Lego Batman 2: Dc Super Heroes – Warner Bros. Interactive
6. Darksiders Ii – Thq
7. Madden Nfl 13 – Electronic Arts
8. Transformers: Fall Of Cybertron – Activision Blizzard
9. Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Future Soldier – Ubisoft
10. Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 – Activision Blizzard
11. Mario & Sonic London 2012 Olympic Games – Sega
12. Dead Island Goty Edition – Koch Media
13. Batman: Arkham City – Warner Bros. Interactive
14. Tales Of Graces F – Namco Bandai Games
15. The Amazing Spider-man – Activision Blizzard
16. Lego Harry Potter: Years 5-7 – Warner Bros. Interactive
17. Fifa 12 – Electronic Arts
18. Battlefield 3 – Electronic Arts
19. Call Of Duty: Black Ops – Activision Blizzard
20. Assassin’s Creed: Revelations – Ubisoft
21. Skylanders: Spyro’s Adventure – Activision Blizzard
22. Saints Row: The Third – Thq
23. The Sims 3 – Electronic Arts
24. [prototype 2] – Activision Blizzard
25. Grand Theft Auto Episodes – Liberty City – Take 2
26. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim – Bethesda Softworks
27. Forza Motorsport 4 – Microsoft
28. Mass Effect 3 – Electronic Arts
29. Sonic Generations – Sega
30. Mario Kart 7 – Nintendo
31. Sniper Elite V2 – 505 Games / Mastertronic
32. Lego Harry Potter: Years 1-4 – Warner Bros. Interactive
33. Wwe ’12 – Thq
34. Need For Speed: The Run – Electronic Arts
35. Football Manager 2012 – Sega
36. Fifa Street – Electronic Arts
37. Grand Theft Auto Iv – Take 2
38. Sniper: Ghost Warrior – City Interactive
39. Moshi Monsters: Moshling Zoo – Mind Candy
40. Rayman Origins – Ubisoft

Thanks UKIE.

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