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Titanfall is UK #1

Titanfall is UK #1

Mon 17 Mar 2014 9:54am GMT / 5:54am EDT / 2:54am PDT
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Xbox One sales up by 96 per cent

There were three new entries in the UK software chart this week but Titanfall for Xbox One and PC was by far the biggest, boosting sales of the Xbox One by 96 per cent. A huge 70 per cent of Xbox Ones purchased this week were part of the Titanfall bundle.

Dark Souls II followed just behind Titanfall and entered at two, seeing a 20 per cent increase in week one sales over its predecessor, which entered the charts in third place back in 2011. Further down the top 20 Yoshi's New Island for 3DS debuted at 12.

UKIE Games Charts courtesy of GfK Chart-Track

Last Week This Week Title
New entry 1 Titanfall
New entry 2 Dark Souls II
1 3 South Park: Stick Of Truth
4 4 The LEGO Movie Videogame
2 5 Thief
5 6 FIFA 14
3 7 Plants Vs Zombies: Garden Warfare
6 8 Call Of Duty: Ghosts
7 9 Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition
8 10 Battlefield 4
10 11 Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag
New entry 12 Yoshi's New Island
9 13 LEGO Marvel Super Heroes
12 14 Grand Theft Auto V
14 15 Aliens: Colonial Marines
11 16 Rayman Legends
16 17 Forza Motorsport 5
13 18 Need For Speed: Rivals
Re-entry 19 Pac-Man And The Ghostly Adventures
Re-entry 20 Killzone: Shadow Fall

2 Comments

Andreas Gschwari
Senior Games Designer

558 607 1.1
Well done Respawn, EA and Microsoft. By all accounts this appears to be the best game of the new console generation so far and the game certainly shows a lot of great steps forward in the shooter genre.

Posted:6 months ago

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Pete Thompson
Owner / Admin

174 99 0.6


As for Dark Souls 2, Well, I gave it a go, and the constant deaths, awful graphics, lack of direction, no map, no story,no choice of difficulty level, enemies that respawn in the area you're in after you've saved at a checkpoint / campfire , along with the pvp issues, ridiculous bosses, audio / dialogue that sounds like it was recorded in a toilet or cupboard and the laggy controls & dire hit detection made me give it up.. Give me an ElderScrolls, Fallout, Dragons Age, or Fable title anyday.. :)

Edited 3 times. Last edit by Pete Thompson on 24th March 2014 6:47pm

Posted:5 months ago

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