Halo 4 tops chart, but can't beat Halo 3 or Reach

Mixed results for the Xbox exclusive on UK software charts

Halo 4 might have entered at the top of the UK software chart this week, but it was unable to match either Halo 3 or Halo Reach when it came to week one units.

The game, released last Tuesday, became the 18th largest SKU launch when measured by week one sales putting it behind its predecessors Halo 3, which is the 15th largest, and Halo Reach, which is the 12th.

Last week's number 1 Assassin's Creed 3 saw a 73 per cent drop in sales to fall to number 2, while EA's FIFA only saw a 13 per cent drop, securing it third place. Elsewhere a TV campaign helped Borderlands 2 make the jump from 19 back up to 8, but LittleBigPlanet Karting, a new release for PlayStation 3, only managed 24.

Ukie Games Charts provided courtesy of GfK Chart-Track.

Last WeekThis WeekTitle
New entry1Halo 4
12Assassin's Creed 3
23FIFA 13
54Need For Speed Most Wanted
45Football Manager 2013
86Skylanders Giants
198Borderlands 2
99Just Dance 4
610Medal Of Honor: Warfighter
711Forza Horizon
1212Moshi Monsters: Moshlings Theme Park
1313Resident Evil 6
1615The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
1116Professor Layton And The Miracle Mask
1717F1 2012
Re-entry18New Super Mario Bros. 2
Re-entry19Forza Motorsport 4
2020LEGO Batman 2: DC Superheroes

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