The Dark Knight rises as Lego Batman 2 tops the all formats games chart
Lego Batman 2: DC Super Heroes swoops in to secure top spot.
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 26 June 2012
An impressive week for Waren Bros. Interactive saw Lego Batman 2: DC Super Heroes swoop to the top of the charts, while their other recent release, the cheerleader-versus-zombie fighter Lollipop Chainsaw, retained its place in the ten highest selling games.
Elsewhere the chart remained generally unchanged other than a return to the top ten for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim following a week of strong Xbox 360 and PS3 sales.
Top 40 Entertainment Software (All Prices), Week Ending 23 June 2012:
1 – LEGO BATMAN 2: DC SUPER HEROES – WARNER BROS.
2 – FIFA 12 – ELECTRONIC ARTS
3 – TOM CLANCY’S GHOST RECON: FUTURE SOLDIER – UBISOFT
4 – MAX PAYNE 3 – TAKE 2
5 – BATTLEFIELD 3 – EA
6 – LOLLIPOP CHAINSAW – WARNER BROS.
7 – MARIO & SONIC LONDON 2012 OLYMPIC GAMES – SEGA
8 – THE ELDER SCROLLS V: SKYRIM – BETHESDA
9 – SNIPER ELITE V2 – 505 GAMES
10 – FIFA STREET – EA
UKIE Games Charts©, compiled by GfK Chart-Track.
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