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FIFA 14 leads first week of 2014 UK chart, same as FIFA 13 last year

Posted: 06.01.2014 by Technet2k

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Once again EA Sports has lead the kick-off for the UK chart in an all-new year as FIFA 14 achieved its 6th week as number one. FIFA 13 managed the same thing week one last year, with 21% less sales.

Call of Duty: Ghosts was 2nd followed by Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag 3rd. Rockstar's Grand Theft Auto V remains strong 4th, and could become the biggest selling game in the UK.

Call of Duty: Ghosts 3rd week atop UK chart, FIFA 14 falls short by 600 sales

Posted: 16.12.2013 by Technet2k

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FIFA 14 almost had the UK chart crown last week but was 600 sales short of toppling Call of Duty: Ghosts which is enjoying its 3rd consecutive week on the throne, and its 5th since launch.

LEGO Marvel Super Heroes rockets to 3rd place thanks to promotions, with Battlefield 4 pulling back 4th. Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag plunders 5th with Just Dance 2014 boogying 6th.

Call of Duty: Ghosts retakes UK chart, PlayStation 4 'fastest selling console'

Posted: 02.12.2013 by Technet2k

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The 8 year record held by PS Vita for fastest selling console in the UK is shattered by Sony's new shiny PlayStation 4. It helped propel Call of Duty: Ghosts back to the chart top, besting FIFA 14 by 6k copies.

Battlefield 4 keeps 3rd place, with Killzone: Shadow Fall debuting 4th. Every title in the top 10 is on PS4 except for Rockstar's Grand Theft Auto V which came 7th after a sales jump.

'Worst Company' vote made EA realise "we are doing things that people don't like"

Posted: 28.11.2013 by Technet2k

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Patrick Soderlund, EA Studios' EVP, has said he wants the publisher to be "remembered and respected for the games we make," and not as the reigning 'worst company in the US' as they have been for two years.

He doesn't "believe for a second" they're actually the worst US company, in fact they aren't, but the message was clear. They looked at Online Pass and cut the dead weight.

Call of Duty: Ghosts launch is UK chart topper, Battlefield 4 holds second

Posted: 11.11.2013 by Technet2k

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Infinity Ward's Call of Duty: Ghosts has launched at the highest echelons of the UK all format chart, which is no surprise. It has become the third biggest launch of 2013, behind Rockstar's GTA V and FIFA 14.

Amazingly the PS4 versions on sale early for Ghosts made up 3% of launch week sales, beating Assassin's Creed IV and Battlefield 4 PS3 sales. Grand Theft Auto V is aptly fifth.