No Man’s Sky is the second biggest PS4 launch for Sony

Monday, 15 August 2016 10:33 GMT By Shabana Arif

No Man’s Sky is ticking all the boxes for Sony in its first week of release.

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In a surprise to no one, No Man’s Sky has rocketed to the top of the UK charts.

It’s also the second biggest PS4 launch for Sony behind Uncharted 4, which is pretty impressive considering the numbers haven’t taken into account digital dowmloads yet.

The title is Sony’s biggest new IP launch, and holds the fifth spot across all publishers for new franchises on Sony consoles, behind Destiny, Watch Dogs, The Getaway and The Last of Us.

It’s been a hell of a week for Hello Games.

You can check out this week’s top 10 below:

  1. No Man’s Sky
  2. Grand Theft Auto 5
  3. Overwatch
  4. Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens
  5. Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End
  6. Rocket League
  7. FIFA 16
  8. Doom
  9. Call of Duty: Black Ops 3
  10. Minecraft: Xbox Edition