COD: Black Ops III (+11%) is at the the top of the chart for the ninth time since launch. Lego Marvel Avengers (-41%) has to settle for second after a disappointing second week.
Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 fails to beat Ninja Storm 3 in chart position and sales figures at launch as it slots into third.
FIFA 16 and Rainbow Six: Siege drop one place each to place above GTA V at sixth.
Star Wars Battlefront and Just Cause 3 are also down to seventh and eighth respectively.
Promotions bring Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate (+78%) back to the top ten at ninth.
Minecraft: Story Mode rises two places to complete the top ten.
Other new entries include Digimon Story: Cyber Sleuth at eleventh, XCom 2 at twentieth and Gravity Rush Remastered at thirty-fourth.
Call of Duty: Black Ops III (-68%) remains at the top of the chart through the start of 2016.
Moving up, FIFA 16 (-55%) jumps two places to second and Grand Theft Auto V (16,360 / -59%) grabs fourth. Consequently, Star Wars Battlefront(-66%) and Fallout 4 (-75%) move down to third and fifth respectively.
Tom Clancy’s Rainbow 6: Siege (-58%) sticks at sixth and Just Cause 3 (-66%) pauses at eighth.
WWE 2K16 (-53%) and Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate (-68%) swap places between seventh and ninth.
Battlefield 4 (-27%), boosted by promotions on Xbox 360 and PS3 accounting for 97% of sales, is pushed to the edge of the top ten.
Call of Duty: Black Ops III (-4%) completes a seventh consecutive week at the top with minor change down in sales.
FIFA 16 (+4%) is at second having improved on sales to swap places with Grand Theft Auto V (-21%).
Tom Clancy’s Rainbow 6: Siege (-10%) also moves up to fourth, trading places with Star Wars Battlefront (-20%) which falls to fifth.
New this week, Resident Evil Origins Collection, which includes the original and Resident Evil 0 as re-masters, is ahead of Life is Strange, which contains all of the content is this previously episodic release.
Just Cause 3 (-15%) and Fallout 4 (-18%) both fall to eighth and ninth respectively.
Heavy promotions allow Dishonoured: Definitive Edition (+160%) to complete the top ten.
Call of Duty: Black Ops III (-24%) marks six consecutive weeks at the top of the chart, the first title to do so since FIFA 15 in 2014.
FIFA 16 (-45%) and Star Wars Battlefront (-45%) both lose by similar margins compared to last week to fall one place each and let GTA V (-16%) in at second.
Tom Clancy’s Rainbow 6: Siege (-24%) is up one place to fifth and Just Cause 3 (-24%) rises two places to sixth.
Sticking at seventh, WWE 2K16 (-30%) pushes Fallout 4 (-65%) further down to eighth as it drops out of the top five for the first time.
LEGO Jurassic World (-21%) and Minecraft: Xbox Edition (-17%) jump up to ninth and tenth respectively to complete the top 10.
Call of Duty: Black Ops III (-39%) remains at the top of the chart for the fifth and last time in 2015. Star Wars Battlefront (-39%) follows behind in second having never fallen outside the top three.
Fallout 4 (-34%) and FIFA 16 (-54%) swap places, yet the latter holds the largest gross profit of 2015.
Grand Theft Auto V (-32%) sticks at fifth, stopping Tom Clancy’s Rainbow 6: Siege (-9%) as it rises back to sixth.
Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate (-44%) holds seventh as Just Cause 3 (-48%) falls two places to eighth.
Taking one place, WWE 2K16 (-42%) slams into ninth allowing Forza Motorsport 6 (-35%) into tenth.
Call of Duty: Black Ops III (+33%) is Christmas No1 by profiting the most in the week before Christmas leaving an unchanged top five.
Star Wars Battlefront (+20%) and FIFA 16 (+24%) are at second and third whilst Fallout 4 (+44%) cannot upgrade from fourth despite promotions.
Minecraft: Story Mode (+11%) keeps Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate (+20%) from moving any further than one place up and Ubisoft from the Christmas top five for the first time since 2008.
Just Cause 3 (+0%) drops one place to seventh with no change in sales. Grand Theft Auto V (+21%) and Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six: Siege (-2%) hold eighth and ninth respectively.
Yo-yo Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection (+10%) is back in the top ten for Christmas.
Call of Duty: Black Ops III (-37%) is back at the top of the chart in the penultimate Christmas week. Star Wars Battlefront (-22%) is also up one place to second and is expected to be Christmas Number One with the release of the The Force Awakens film to cinemas this week.
FIFA titles hold 8 Christmas Number One’s but FIFA 16 (-49%) drops two places to third this week.
Fallout 4 (-21%) also drops one place, ahead of Minecraft: Story Mode (-3%) which takes two places at fifth, relegating Just Cause 3 (-43%) to sixth.
Rising five places to seventh, Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate overtakes GTA V which stands still at eighth.
Tom Clancy Rainbow 6: Siege (-58%) was a new release last week but is now down three places to ninth.
WWE 2K16 is against the ropes as it holds the last place in the top ten.
The only other new release this week is expansion The Sims 4: Get Together at thirty-eighth.
The top three titles remain in place this week. FIFA 16 (-41%) heads the list followed by COD: Black Ops III (-32%) and Star Wars Battlefront (-34%).
Just Cause 3 enters the chart at fourth, the highest position for the series to date with +46% over the release Just Cause 2.
Fallout 4 (-27%) falls to fifth but is ahead of Ubisoft new entry Tom Clancy’s Rainbow 6: Siege.
Minecraft: Story Mode (+16%) improves on sales and holds seventh for a second week.
Grand Theft Auto V (-20%) is down two places to eighth while Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection (-36%) slides four places to ninth, proving there is not a lot between positions.
Further promotions boost WWE 2K16 (+35%) up to finish the top ten.
The only other new entry this week is Xenoblade Chronicles X on the WiiU at twenty-eighth, however launch sales are up +73% over Xenoblade Chronicles in 2011.
Black Friday sales revenue falls 10% from last year but many titles take a hefty boost in sales as part of a 60% unit sales increase over last week.
FIFA 16 (+254%) shoots up to the top of the chart thanks to hardware and software bundles.
Call of Duty: Black Ops III sticks in place (+47%) ahead of Star Wars Battlefront (-52%), which cushions a fall in it’s second week.
An increase in sales can’t help Fallout 4 (+8%) from falling one place.
With massive boosts, Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection (+999%) takes it up nineteen places to fifth above GTA V (+385%) and Minecraft: Story Mode, which are up to sixth and seventh respectively.
Halo 5 (+195%) comes back into the top ten at eighth, Rise of the Tomb Raider is down four places to ninth, and Forza 6 (+381%) completes the top ten.
Star Wars Battlefront strikes the chart with the fourth best release this year, topping Star Wars: The Force Unleashed by 117%.
Call of Duty: Black Ops III (-50%) manages to stick in place ahead of Fallout 4 (-80%), which takes a big hit at third.
Positive sales cannot stop FIFA 16 (+14%) slipping to fourth.
Rise of the Tomb Raider (-37%) stops at fifth ahead of LEGO Dimensions (0%) and Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate, both rising two places to sixth and seventh respectively.
Minecraft Story Mode (-32%) is down three places to eighth.
WWE 2K16 (-4%) is back in the top ten at ninth and Need for Speed (-39%) drops off to tenth.
Fallout 4 arrives at the top of the chart having had the best launch in the franchise, besting Fallout: New Vegas by 213%.
Call of Duty: Black Ops III (-57%) and FIFA 16 (+10%) fall one place each, the latter having had a boost from hardware bundles.
Rise of the Tomb Raider arrives on Xbox One and Xbox 360 and achieves fourth at launch. The majority of sales come in on the newer platform with 15% on Xbox 360.
Continuing to improve, Minecraft Story Mode (+6%) completes the top five.
Need for Speed (-62%) drops two places to sixth ahead of new release Football Manager 2016.
Promotions take LEGO Dimensions (+49%) to eighth.
Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate (-39%) and Halo 5: Guardians (-50%) tumble from the top five down the ninth and tenth respecitvely.
The only other new release is StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void at twenty-third.
Black Ops III takes the top of the chart after a Friday release which ranks it seventh in the Call of Duty franchise. It is the first title not to be released on a Tuesday since 2009. 91% of sales came on Xbox One and PlayStation 4, compared to 68% of last year’s Advanced Warfare.
FIFA 16 (-7%) charges ahead to deny Need for Speed a top two release position.
Halo 5: Guardians (-78%) and Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate (-55%) drop three places each to fourth and fifth respectively.
Falling only one place, Minecraft: Story Mode is ahead of WWE 2K16 and GTA V.
LEGO: Dimensions sticks at ninth as Call of Duty: Ghosts completes the top ten.