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UK Chart: Saints Row IV Resists Roman Siege

Published September 10, 2013 by |
Saints Row IV

Saints Row IV maintains a commanding position on the UK chart, despite close competition from Rome: Total War II. The latter comes in at second, missing out on the top spot by sales in the hundreds. But publisher Sega can find comfort in a more successful launch over Rome: Total War, published by Activision in 2004.

Diablo III releases on consoles to boost the title to third ahead of Splinter Cell: Blacklist (-51%) and Disney Infinity (-22%) at fourth and fifth respectively.

Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition drops one place to sixth as Payday 2 (+51%) grabs plenty of growth and two places in the chart to seventh.

Killzone: Mercenary is a new release on PS Vita and takes eighth, with the release of Rayman Legends (-16%) on PS Vita unable to save it from a three point drop to ninth.

The 2013 edition of Farming Simulator (yup) completes the top ten with a release on Xbox 360 and PS3.

The last new release this week is Dead or Alive 5 Ultimate at thirty-fifth place.

GFK Chart-Track

UK All Format Top 10 – 07/09/2013

  1. Saints Row IV
  2. Rome: Total War II
  3. Diablo III
  4. Tom Clancy’s Splinter Cell: Blacklist
  5. Disney Infinity
  6. Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition
  7. Payday 2
  8. Killzone: Mercenary
  9. Rayman Legends
  10. Farming Simulator 2013

UK All-Format Top 40