Batman takes down Spider-Man to top the week’s videogames chart
Michael Plant is chief editor and writer of gaming ezine and blog GamesCatalyst.com, as well as editor of 'The Independent'’s games review printed in the Saturday supplement 'Information'. Established in February 2011, Games Catalyst endeavours to bring its unique brand of fact and satire to the videogaming community and, in tandem with 'The Independent', hopefully turn a few non-believers on to gaming while we’re at it.
Tuesday 03 July 2012
After a monumental tussle at the top of the charts it was Batman who emerged victorious, as Lego Batman 2: DC Super Heroes retained top spot despite the best efforts of The Amazing Spider-Man.
Elsewhere the summer hits continue to roll in as 2K’s Spec Ops: The Line and Sega’s London 2012 make an impression, while the recent release of downloadable expansion pack Dawnguard sees Skyrim begin to fight its way up the chart once again.
Top 40 Entertainment Software (All Prices), Week Ending 30 June 2012:
1 – LEGO BATMAN 2: DC SUPER HEROES – WARNER BROS.
2 – THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN – ACTIVISION
3 – SPEC OPS: THE LINE – 2K GAMES
4 – LONDON 2012: THE OFFICIAL VIDEO GAME – SEGA
5 – FIFA 12 – ELECTRONIC ARTS
6 – TOM CLANCY’S GHOST RECON: FUTURE SOLDIER – UBISOFT
7 – THE ELDER SCROLLS V: SKYRIM – BETHESDA
8 – MAX PAYNE 3 – TAKE 2
9 – BATTLEFIELD 3 – EA
10 – METAL GEAR SOLID HD COLLECTION – KONAMI
UKIE Games Charts©, compiled by GfK Chart-Track.
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