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Insomniac's Fuse bombs in UK chart, only managing 37th on debut

GRID 2 takes first, despite selling 29% less in opening week than original

Codemasters' driving sim sequel GRID 2 has come out on top of this week's struggle for the UK charts despite selling 29 per cent less in its opening week than its predecessor - which debuted in second place five years ago.

FIFA 13, in second place, had a resurgence of sales thanks to the UK schools half-term break, which pushed retail numbers upwards by 17 per cent. The rest of the top five is made up from Dead Island: Riptide, Far Cry 3 and last week's number one: Resident Evil Revelations.

The only other new entry in the week's top 40 is a very disappointing 37th for Insomniac's Fuse, the studio which produced the Resistance series. The title has struggled with critical reception following a high-profile marketing campaign.

UKIE Games Charts courtesy of GfK Chart-Track

Last Week This Week Title
New Entry 1 GRID 2
2 2 FIFA 13
4 3 Dead Island: Riptide
3 4 Far Cry 3
1 5 Resident Evil: Revelations
6 6 Assassin's Creed III
3 7 Metro Last Light
5 8 Donkey Kong Country Returns
12 9 LEGO Batman 2: DC Superheroes
7 10 Tomb Raider
18 11 Bioshock: Infinite
9 12 Luigi's Mansion 2
15 13 Need For Speed Most Wanted
22 14 Crysis 3
10 15 LEGO City Undercover: The Chase Begins
20 16 Skylanders Giants
26 17 LEGO Lord of the Rings
11 18 Injustice: Gods Among Us
23 19 Grand Theft Auto IV
21 20 The Elder Scrolls IV: Skyrim

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