Guild Wars 2 surges to the summit of the all formats games chart
Guild Wars 2's quest to top the all formats games charts ends in success.
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.
Monday 03 September 2012
Guild Wars 2′s quest to top the all formats games charts has ended in success, with NCsoft’s PC-exclusive MMORPG outselling anything and everything across all formats.
Elsewhere NFL fans have keen to get their hands on the next version of EA’s long-running sports franchise have ensured Madden NFL 13 has charted well, while equally impressively is the debut of Namco Bandai’s Tales of Graces which makes its entrance in 14th position.
Top 40 Entertainment Software (All Prices), Week Ending 1 September 2012:
1 – GUILD WARS 2 – NCSOFT EUROPE
2 – SLEEPING DOGS – SQUARE ENIX
3 – NEW SUPER MARIO BROS. 2 - NINTENDO
4 – LONDON 2012: THE OFFICIAL VIDEOGAME – SEGA
5 – LEGO BATMAN 2: DC SUPER HEROES – WARNER BROS. INTERACTIVE
6 – DARKSIDERS II – THQ
7 – MADDEN NFL 13 – EA SPORTS
8 – TRANSFORMERS: FALL OF CYBERTRON – ACTIVISION
9 – TOM CLANCY’S GHOST RECON: FUTURE SOLDIER – UBISOFT
10 – CALL OF DUTY: MODERN WARFARE 3 – ACTIVISION
UKIE Games Charts©, compiled by GfK Chart-Track.
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