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Bethesda tops UK chart as Layton makes top 5

Fallout outsells Medal of Honor for top spot, DJ Hero 2 debuts at 25

Bethesda's Fallout: New Vegas has hit the top spot in the UK chart on its opening week, knocking Medal of Honor to second.

The latest Professor Layton title, The Unwound Future, enters at fourth - giving Nintendo three first-party games in the top ten.

Elsewhere, Activision's DJ Hero 2 makes a disappointing start, only managing 25th on its opening week. Platinum's Vanquish just misses out on the top ten despite winning high praise at review, entering the chart at number twelve.

Halo: Reach continues to decline in sales, dropping to eleventh after five weeks on sale, leapfrogging Dead Rising 2 at tenth.

The full chart follows below.

This WeekLast WeekTitle
1New EntryFallout: New Vegas
21Medal of Honor
32FIFA 11
4New EntryProfessor Layton and the Unwound Future
53Just Dance 2
64Wii Party
715Wii Sports Resort
86F1 2010
95Pro Evolution Soccer 2011
107Dead Rising 2
118Halo: Reach
12New EntryVanquish
1313Toy Story 3
1412Just Dance
1519New Super Mario Bros.
1628Wii Fit Plus
1726Red Dead Redemption
1814Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2
1921Mafia II
2010Castlevania: Lords of Shadow
2122Guiatr Hero: Warriors of Rock
2216Mass Effect 2
23New EntryEA SPORTS MMA
2429LEGO Harry Potter: Years 1-4
25New EntryDJ Hero 2
26Re-EntrySuper Smash Bros. Brawl
2727Forza 3
2825New Super Mario Bros. Wii
2917Sports Champions
3014Mario Galaxy 2
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Terence Gage Freelance writer 10 years ago
I hope Vanquish has steady sales figures, rather than tailing off quickly like most big games tend to. I've been playing it all weekend and think it's absolutely brilliantly batshit mental - definitely one of the best third-person shooters I've played in some time.

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Bill Rountree Studying Games Design and Production Management, University of Abertay Dundee10 years ago
Vanquish @ 12. This won't do
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Private Industry 10 years ago
Hmmm Castelvania droped a lot and Enslaved isn`t even in the top 30 anymore :(

Guess Fallout will not be there for too long expect next week to take SW:TFU 2 to take over one given the first one was already selling well. From now till Christmas there is probably every week a new number one.
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Jordan Woodward Level Designer, Rebellion Developments10 years ago
Vanquish looks awesome...I hadn't heard anything about it until today though.
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