published Tuesday, Jan 06th
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare (-51%) betters predecessor Call of Duty: Ghosts by marking six weeks as the top selling title.
Grand Theft Auto V (-48%) and FIFA 15 (-57%) remain in place at second and third respectively.
Far Cry 4 (-42%) moves up to fourth and Assassin’s Creed: Unity (-48%) drops to fifth as the two swap places.
Sticking at sixth, The Crew is ahead of Destiny (-47%) at seventh and WWE 2K15 (-40%) at eighth, as the latter pair move back into the top ten.
DriveClub (-56%) and Minecraft: Xbox Edition (-57%) fall two places each to ninth and tenth respectively.
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare (+20%) remains at the top of the chart at the end of 2014.
Grand Theft Auto V (+33%) swaps with FIFA 15 (+11%) at second to deny the series a top two finish for the first time since 2009.
Promotions take Assassin’s Creed: Unity (+18%) to fourth, demoting Far Cry 4 (+4%) to fifth.
The Crew (+7%) holds sixth for a second week.
Driveclub (+24%) is up five places to seventh after a price drop.
Minecraft: Xbox Edition (+3%) and Minecraft: Playstation Edition (+4%) make minor improvements in sales to remain at eighth and ninth respectively.
Lego Batman 3: Beyond Gotham (+11%) does well with sales to complete the top ten.
It’s Christmas! So get ready to unwrap episode 22 of Britain’s soon-to-be-favourite gaming podcast, The Gamebrit Podcast!
This week we discuss our Christmas gaming memories, Captain Toad’s early treasure tracking along with the confusion surrounding Sony’s PS4 20th Anniversary UK sale.
We talk about a sack full of games this week including LittleBigPlanet 3, Sim City Build It, Super Mario 3D World and more.
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare (+33%) gets Christmas No1 with promotions on the PlayStation 4.
FIFA 15 (+8%) drops to second ahead of Grand Theft Auto V (+16%), despite the latter having the best selling PS4 title this week.
Holding fourth, Far Cry 4 outdoes Assassin’s Creed: Unity (+97%) and The Crew (+92%) which climb up the chart to fifth and sixth respectively thanks to price promotions.
Destiny (+32%) jumps over Minecraft: Xbox Edition (+14%) and PlayStation Edition (+10%) to commit the latter two to eighth and ninth.
At tenth, Lego Batman 3: Beyond Gotham (-11%) is the only title in the top ten which has achieved fewer sales in the run up to Christmas.
Britain’s soon-to-be-favourite gaming podcast, The Gamebrit Podcast, turns 21!
With Chris and Leo away, it’s down to Mike and Colin to discuss Bayonetta’s magical hair, Hearthstone’s new rage-inducing cards, the possibility of a Mario animated film, retro bananas, and the wonderful world of fast food.
Games discussed this week include Bayonetta 2, Hearthstone Goblins vs Gnomes, Threes, Papers Please, Worms Battlegrounds, and our usual Master Chief Collection functionality check-in.
The top five is static this week, with FIFA 15 (-21%) remaining in front.
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare (-27%) is at second and Grand Theft Auto V (-22%) is grounded at third.
Far Cry 4 (-13%) is at fourth despite fewer losses, ahead of Lego Batman 3: Beyond Gotham (-29%) at fifth.
Just Dance 2015 (+11%), a budget title, is up to sixth from eleventh, with 66% of the share on the Wii.
Minecraft: Xbox Edition and PlayStation Edition move up one place each to occupy seventh and ninth respectively.
Back in the top ten, Destiny (+29%) moves up seven places to ninth.
Assassin’s Creed: Unity drops three places to complete the top ten.
The first full expansion pack for Blizzard’s hit card game Hearthstone, Goblins vs Gnomes arrived this week, bringing with it some 120 new cards to play.
Watch us open over 20 packs of new cards:
FIFA 15 (-2%) takes the top spot by swapping places with Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare (-34%) at second.
Grand Theft Auto V (-20%) and Far Cry 4 (-13%) sit still at third and fourth respectively.
Coming up to fifth with retailer promotions, Lego Batman 3: Beyond Gotham (+99%) is ahead of new entry The Crew at sixth.
Assassin’s Creed: Unity (-29%) drops two places to seventh.
Between eighth and ninth, Minecraft: Xbox Edition (+4%) has a better week than the PlayStation Edition (+1%).
Driveclub (-30%) comes down from eighth to complete the top ten.
The only other new release this week is Kingdom Hearts HD II.5 Remix at thirty-first on the PlayStation 3.
Episode 20 of Britain’s soon-to-be-favourite gaming podcast, The Gamebrit Podcast, returns for another round of fresh videogame talk.
This week we talk about that Street Fighter V leak, the Zelda Wii U footage, new Hearthstone cards, dodgy Amiibo toys along with all the big PlayStation news from the PlayStation Experience event, including our first look at Uncharted 4. It’s a biggy.
Games discussed this week include Crossy Road, Far Cry 4, Super Smash Bros. for Wii U, Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions and Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare. We also check to see if Halo: The Master Chief Collection is working yet.
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare (+110%) is back to the top of the UK chart thanks to Black Friday promotions. It is the most successful title for sales during a Black Friday week, as numbers are boosted particularly on the older formats (+67%), bringing it up from third.
FIFA 15 (+84%) is at second from fourth, besting Grand Theft Auto V (-64%) by around 1,500 copies as the latter falls to third.
Far Cry 4 (-54%) is down to fourth, just ahead of Assassin’s Creed: Unity (+24%) which is up to fifth following hardware bundle promotions.
New entries at sixth and seventh, Pokémon Omega Ruby beats Pokémon Alpha Sapphire by around 2400 copies. Combined they have had the most successful Pokémon launch to date.
Driveclub (+999%) races up to eighth and Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag (+353%) to ninth thanks to promoted hardware bundles.
Minecraft: Xbox Edition (+184%) adds the Xbox One Edition to complete the top ten.
Other new releases include Super Smash Bros. (+560%) on the Wii U, taking it to thirteenth, and LittleBigPlanet 3 at eighteenth.