Category Archives: Charts
Tue, Apr 02, 2013 | 10:14 BST
BioShock Infinite has rocketed to the top of the UK charts, trouncing the rest of the pack and netting 9000 more sales in its first week than BioShock 2.
Wed, Mar 27, 2013 | 16:27 GMT
Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon is the new Japanese number one this week, leaving One Piece: Pirate Warriors 2 trailing by only a few thousand units.
Mon, Mar 25, 2013 | 10:24 GMT
Gears of War: Judgment is the new UK number one this week, followed by the poorly-reviewed Walking Dead: Survival Instinct. The delay in review code seems to have worked after all.
Wed, Mar 20, 2013 | 14:10 GMT
Sword Art Online: Infinity Moment and Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 Remix went head-to-head on Media Create’s charts for the week of March 11-17, with Namco’s debut besting Square’s by only 9,766 units.
Mon, Mar 18, 2013 | 09:32 GMT
Tomb Raider has stood firm at the top of the UK charts for a second week running, fending off competition for newcomer God of War: Ascension.
Fri, Mar 15, 2013 | 16:19 GMT
While traditional retail sales continued their downwards trend, the NPD Group’s February report showed the Xbox 360 still triumphant on its home ground, and a handful of new releases interrupting the Q1 quiet.
Thu, Mar 14, 2013 | 19:06 GMT
Wed, Mar 13, 2013 | 14:54 GMT
Hatsune Miku: Project Diva F and Soul Sacrifice took the top spots in the Media Create charts for the period of March 4-10, with the former moving 110,229 units on PS3 and Comcept’s debut moving 92,396 units on Vita. The handheld also took the top spot on the hardware charts, thanks to last month’s price drop. While sales were only up 1,038 units over the week prior, it still moved 63,581 units which is considerably better than its recent sales history.
Tue, Mar 12, 2013 | 11:08 GMT
Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 and FIFA 13 outsold The Dark Knight Rises in 2012, placing at the top of the UK’s entertainment top 40 sales chart, the Entertainment Retailers Association has revealed.
Mon, Mar 11, 2013 | 15:11 GMT
Tomb Raider has entered the UK charts at first place, beating off all comers with a bloody climbing axe and a barrage of firearms.
Thu, Mar 07, 2013 | 05:19 GMT
As expected the Vita has seen tremendous hardware sales growth since the price cut in late February, but the 3DS is still dominating the software side of things – although Dynasty Warriors made its expected number one debut.
Mon, Mar 04, 2013 | 10:03 GMT
Crysis 3 has enjoyed a second week at the top of the UK charts, fending up competition from Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance once more.
Wed, Feb 27, 2013 | 21:08 GMT
If you made a bet that some upstart would come along and knock Black Ops 2 off the top spot on the XBL Activity Charts last week, well, sir or madam, you owe that person whatever it was you wagered. Hopefully it wasn’t a vital organ. Hit up the break for the full list of chart goodness. Thanks, Major Nelson.
Wed, Feb 27, 2013 | 15:32 GMT
Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance was the clear winner on the Media Create charts in Japan, moving 308,681 units on PS3. 3DS sales were down, but both models still maintained the numer one and two spots on the hardware chart. PS3 took third place with an uptick in sales, moving 18,529 units compared to 16,934 the week prior, likely this can be attributed to the release of MGR: Revengeance. Vita sales were also up over the week prior to 11,456 compared to the 8,044 units sold the prior period. It’s unclear when looking at the top 20 what caused the surge in sales, but the handheld outsold Wii U for the first time. Full charts are below.
Mon, Feb 25, 2013 | 13:36 GMT
Crysis 3 has fended off competition from Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance to claim this week’s UK number one.
Mon, Feb 18, 2013 | 08:59 GMT
Aliens: Colonial Marines has shot to the top of the UK charts, netting a bigger opening weekend that fellow space hopping shooter Dead Space 3.
Fri, Feb 15, 2013 | 15:20 GMT
Thu, Feb 14, 2013 | 23:56 GMT
Holiday releases dominated US retail during January 2013′s release drought, and although total sales spiked year-on-year, the NPD’s analysis suggests we saw another month of declining retail sales.
Wed, Feb 13, 2013 | 15:03 GMT
The debut of Dragon Quest VII: Warriors of Eden in Japan has knocked Animal Crossing: New Leaf off it’s comfy perch, by moving 872,922 units on 3DS. The square title also helped 3DS and 3DS LL sales jump quite significantly over last week’s figures. Out of the top 20 on the Media Create charts, all but seven titles were for Nintendo platforms. Charts are below.
Mon, Feb 11, 2013 | 17:28 GMT
Wii U software isn’t selling well according to data that spilled on to the internet last week. Fresh reports released today back up the numbers, placing software sales on Nintendo’s console at just 1.6% of overall UK sales.