Square Enix’s Sleeping Dogs reclaims top spot in all formats games chart
Guild Wars 2 slips down to sixth place after dominating last week's sales.
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 10 September 2012
It would seem that the buying public can’t get enough of GTA-type titles as Sleeping Dogs returns back to the top of the all formats chart, for a third week all told, as last week’s chart topper Guild Wars 2 falls down to sixth after a storming first week.
The other winner in the chart is EA’s The Sims 3: Supernatural expansion pack which haunts second spot and marks the only new entry in the entire top 40.
Top 40 Entertainment Software (All Prices), Week Ending 8 September 2012:
1 – SLEEPING DOGS – SQUARE ENIX
2 – THE SIMS 3: SUPERNATURAL – EA
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 – GUILD WARS 2 – NCSOFT EUROPE
7 – MADDEN NFL 13 – EA SPORTS
8 – DEAD ISLAND GOTY EDITION – KOCH MEDIA
9 – DARKSIDERS II – THQ
10 – CALL OF DUTY: MODERN WARFARE 3 – ACTIVISION
UKIE Games Charts©, compiled by GfK Chart-Track.
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