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UK charts: Pokemon Diamond debuts at No. 1

Nintendo's two sku Pokemon title for the DS has taken the first and third positions in the Chart Track all-formats top ten this week, becoming the fastest-selling DS game and the second fastest-selling Pokemon release.

Nintendo's two sku Pokemon title for the DS has taken the first and third positions in the Chart Track all-formats top ten this week, becoming the fastest-selling DS game and the second fastest-selling Pokemon release.

Pokemon Diamond is at number one this week, with Activision's multi-format Transformers: The Game at number two having just missed out on the top spot by 217 units, following a sales boost of 76 per cent due to the release of the accompanying movie.

Pokemon Pearl is at number three, with former number one Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix from EA at number four and Nintendo's Big Brain Academy: Wii Degree at five.

DS hit More Brain Training from Dr. Kawashima is at six this week, followed by Wii Play at seven and Activision's other movie license, Shrek the Third, at eight.

Dr. Kawashima's Brain Training continues to perform well at nine and EA's sports franchise Tiger Woods PGA Tour 07 is at ten.

The other two new entries in the top forty this week are EA's Rugby 08 at 22 and Activision's DS game Transformers: The Game — Autobot, at number 38.

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Matt Martin: Matt Martin joined GamesIndustry in 2006 and was made editor of the site in 2008. With over ten years experience in journalism, he has written for multiple trade, consumer, contract and business-to-business publications in the games, retail and technology sectors.