Sony’s Starhawk fails to make dent on all formats games 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 15 May 2012
505 Games’ Sniper Elite V2 has held top spot in the all formats gaming chart making the first-person shooter the first title in the last few weeks to do so.
Elsewhere, Sony’s Starhawk can only manage a disappointing 17th position based on its first week of sales, something Sony will no doubt be hoping improves as word of their tactical online shooter spreads.
Top 40 Entertainment Software (All Prices), Week Ending 13 May 2012:
1 – SNIPER ELITE V2 – 505 GAMES
2 – FIFA STREET – ELECTRONIC ARTS
3 – FIFA 12 – ELECTRONIC ARTS
4 – PROTOTYPE 2 – ACTIVISION
5 – MASS EFFECT 3 – ELECTRONIC ARTS
6 – TIGER WOODS PGA TOUR 13 – ELECTRONIC ARTS
7 – KINECT STAR WARS – MICROSOFT
8 – MARIO & SONIC LONDON 2012 OLYMPIC GAMES – SEGA
9 – BATTLEFIELD 3 – ELECTRONIC ARTS
10 – ASSASSIN’S CREED: REVELATIONS – UBISOFT
UKIE Games Charts©, compiled by GfK Chart-Track.
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