PC download charts: 'Rift,' 'Magicka,' 'Portal 2'
Monday 21 February 2011
Anticipation for hot new online multiplayer
Rift puts it in first and second on Direct2Drive's chart. A resurgent
Magicka tops GamersGate and pops in at fourth on Steam - impressive, considering Steam's revenue-based chart and its own low price - while pre-orders for April's
Portal 2 get off to a flying start.
steampowered.com - general gaming and own label)
1) Portal 2
2) Sid Meier's Civilization V (special offer)
3) Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood
5) Crysis 2
*Based on revenue, not units sold
direct2drive.com - general gaming)
1) RIFT Digital Collector's Edition
2) RIFT Standard Edition
3) Sid Meier's Civilization V
4) DC Universe Online
gamersgate.com - general gaming and own label)
2) Cities in Motion
3) Europa Universalis III: Divine Wind expansion
4) Age of Wonders Trilogy (special offer)
5) Hearts of Iron III: Semper Fi
impulsedriven.com - strategy specialists)
1) Sins of a Solar Empire: Trinity
2) Rulers of Nations (special offer)
4) Elemental: War of Magic
5) Command & Conquer 4 (special offer)
Good Old Games (
gog.com - classics)
1) Duke Nukem 3D: Atomic Edition
2) King's Bounty: The Legend
3) The Last Express
4) Baldur's Gate 2 Complete
5) The Zork Anthology
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