UK charts: Dead Space 2 tops LBP2 for first place

By Johnny Cullen, Monday, 31 January 2011 09:34 GMT

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Dead Space 2 has entered into the top spot at this week’s UK charts, displacing LittleBigPlanet 2 at number one.

The Visceral horror also topped the Xbox 360 chart, while it debuted in second place on the PS3 and PC charts.

The 360 version was the biggest-selling of the three SKUs, with 56 percent to PS3’s 40 percent, despite having a HD version of Dead Space: Extraction bundled into the Sony version.

Disc-based PC sales made up only 4 percent of the total.

LittleBigPlanet 2 placed at second in the all-formats chart, with FIFA 11 at three, Assassins Creed: Brotherhood at fourth and Black Ops fifth.

The full top ten for the week ending January 29 is below. Last week’s data is here.

  1. Dead Space 2 (Visceral Games, EA)
  2. LittleBigPlanet 2 (Media Molecule, Sony Computer Entertainment)
  3. FIFA 11 (EA Canada, EA Sports)
  4. Assassin’s Creed: Brotherhood (Ubisoft Montreal, Ubisoft)
  5. Call of Duty: Black Ops (Treyarch, Activision Blizzard)
  6. Just Dance 2 (Ubisoft, Ubisoft)
  7. Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit (Criterion Games, EA)
  8. Wii Fit Plus (Nintendo, Nintendo)
  9. Art Academy (Nintendo, Nintendo)
  10. Just Dance (Ubisoft, Ubisoft)

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