Wow, the UK really seems to like Call of Duty this time of year.
The site GFK Chart Track has revealed that Call of Duty: Black Ops III has become the sixth Call of Duty title to claim the No.1 Christmas spot in the UK. According to the site, Call of Duty: Black Ops III saw a sales increase of 33% this week while the number 2 title Star Wars Battlefront saw a 20% increase in sales.
Meanwhile FIFA 16, Fallout 4, and Minecraft: Story Mode remain at the third, fourth ,and fifth places while Grand Theft Auto V is still holding on at number 8. Outside the top 10, Batman: Arkham Knight and The Sims 4 returned into the top 40 games, although at number 35 and number 40 respectively.
Here are the top 10 games sold in the UK as of the week ending on Dec 19:
- Call of Duty: Black Ops III
- Star Wars Battlefront
- FIFA 16
- Fallout 4
- Minecraft: Story Mode
- Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate
- Just Cause 3
- Grand Theft Auto V
- Tom Clancy’s Rainbow 6: Siege
- Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection
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