UK charts: Vita takes one and two with Uncharted and FIFA

By Johnny Cullen, Monday, 27 February 2012 09:18 GMT

Uncharted: Golden Abyss has overtaken UFC Undisputed 3 as number one in the UK charts, signaling a strong start for PlayStation Vita in the UK.

79% of all Vita hardware sales during launch week came from the WiFi version.

The Vita version of FIFA also entered as a new entry at two, while Rayman Origins gets a 197% boost as a Vita launch title to re-enter at five.

Sales of both Uncharted and FIFA Football accounted for half of game sales in the UK last week, with Uncharted taking 31% of week one Vita sales and FIFA gaining 18%.

Other Vita launch titles include Wipeout 2048, just missing the top ten at 11, F1 2011 at 22, Virtua Tennis 4 at 30 and Everybody’s Golf at 32

In other chart-related news, the EA Partners-Starbreeze shooter reboot of Syndicate enters the listing at seven. Outside of the top ten, Mistwalker RPG The Last Story begins life at 15, while Nagoshi third-person shooter Binary Domain enters at 35.

Top ten for the week ending February 25 is below. Last week’s data is here.

  1. Uncharted: Golden Abyss
  2. FIFA Football
  3. UFC Undisputed 3
  4. FIFA 12
  5. Rayman Origins
  6. Mario & Sonic at the London Olympics
  7. Syndicate
  8. Modern Warfare 3
  9. Battlefield 3
  10. Final Fantasy XIII-2

ShopTo‘s gone live with the top 20 Vita games for launch, with Uncharted, FIFA, Wipeout 2048, Rayman Origins and Ridge Racer consisting of its top five.

Get the top ten below.

  1. Uncharted: Golden Abyss
  2. FIFA Football
  3. Wipeout 2048
  4. Rayman Origins
  5. Ridge Racer
  6. Virtua Tennis 4: World Tour Edition
  7. Everybody’s Golf
  8. Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3
  9. Little Deviants
  10. F1 2011

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