PC download charts: 'Dead Island,' 'Space Marine'

It may be far from perfect, but there's something about
Dead Island's zombie survival that has hooked plenty of critics and consumers alike, if first-week sales reported Monday, September 12 are anything to go by.

Up to four players are plonked into the middle of a zombie outbreak and tasked with escaping from the isolated holiday island.

Dead Island keeps Space Marine from first place on Steam, Direct2Drive and Impulse; deals for Civilization V on Steam and Direct2Drive keep the year-old title consistently high.

Steam* ( steampowered.com)
1) Dead Island
2) Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine
3) Deus Ex: Human Revolution
4) Civilization V
5) Red Orchestra 2: Heroes of Stalingrad (pre-orders)
*Based on revenue, not units sold

Direct2Drive ( direct2drive.com)
1) Dead Island
2) Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine
3) Deus Ex: Human Revolution
4) Battlefield 3 (pre-orders)
5) Civilization V

GamersGate Most Popular ( gamersgate.com)
1) Metro 2033
2) Civilization V
3) Just Cause 2
4) Hearts of Iron 3: For the Motherland
5) Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine

Impulse ( impulsedriven.com)
1) Dead Island
2) Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine
3) Star Ruler
4) Sins of a Solar Empire
5) Deus Ex: Human Revolution

Good Old Games ( gog.com)
1) Dungeon Keeper 2
2) The Witcher 2
3) Wing Commander 1+2
4) Master of Orion 1+2
5) Duke Nukem 3D: Atomic Edition

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