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Injustice: Gods Among Us debuts ahead of BioShock Infinite in UK chart

Posted: 22.04.2013 by Technet2k

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Irrational Games' BioShock Infinite has been knocked out of the sky by Superman and co. as Injustice: Gods Among Us has entered the chart in first place. Fire Emblem: Awakening for 3DS came third.

It's been a while since a brawler has managed to take the UK chart throne. Tomb Raider has slinked down fourth, which is followed by MMO Defiance. FIFA 13, Black Ops 2, Luigi's Mansion 2 still in top ten.

UK's boxed sales in March aided by Tomb Raider and BioShock Infinite

Posted: 12.04.2013 by Technet2k

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The month of March for the UK's video game retail market wasn't so bad thanks to Square Enix's Tomb Raider and 2K Games' BioShock Infinite. While it was 1.5% down from 2012, it beat January and February.

In fact revenue was up 4.2% this March compared to last year's, jumping from £67.7m to £70.6m. Tomb Raider was the lead runner selling more than double of BioShock Infinite.

Black Ops 2, Xbox 360 lead US sales in January

Posted: 15.02.2013 by JonahFalcon

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The NPD Group has revealed the top selling games for January 2013, which was led by Call of Duty: Black Ops 2, continuing its domination of the market.

Furthermore, the Xbox 360 led for the 25th straight month with 281,000 unit sales. Neither Sony nor Nintendo revealed their hardware sales for January, however.

EA Sports' FIFA franchise first to pass £1bn in UK retail market

Posted: 24.01.2013 by Technet2k

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It has been announced through Chart-Track that the FIFA franchise is the first video game series to collectively attain £1bn at UK retail. It did so spread across 40 released FIFA titles.

FIFA 12 and FIFA 13 alone contributed around £200m to the staggering figure. The second and third top video game grossing properties are Call of Duty and Mario respectively.

UK chart led by FIFA 13, top five titles enjoy encore

Posted: 14.01.2013 by Technet2k

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EA Sports' FIFA 13 has kept itself atop the UK all format chart for the sixth week, and its second time in 2013. The top five titles in fact haven't changed, leaving Far Cry 2 in second place.

Ubisoft's island shooter is followed by Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 in third, Hitman: Absolution fourth and Need for Speed: Most Wanted fifth. Just Dance 4 bopped it around Halo 4 taking sixth.