UK Charts: Saints Row IV Claims First Place

Saints Row IV, the latest entry of the over the top open world series, has finally been released in both North America and Europe and has claimed the first place of the UK charts for last week, taking down Payday 2 from the first position.

Last week other high profile titles have been released in the UK and they have also managed to land on high positions in the charts: Splinter Cell: Blacklist has landed on the second place with Disney Infinity right behind it.

Minecraft Xbox 360 Edition, the retail release that dominated the charts for a few weeks, is now on the 4th place, followed by the highly successful Call Of Duty: Black Ops 2.

Here are the forty best selling games in the UK for last week:

  1. Saints Row IV – Koch Media
  2. Tom Clancy’s Splinter Cell: Blacklist – Ubisoft
  3. Disney Infinity – Disney Interactive Studios
  4. Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition – Microsoft
  5. Call Of Duty: Black Ops II – Activision Blizzard
  6. FIFA 13 – Electronic Arts
  7. Animal Crossing: New Leaf – Nintendo
  8. Lego Batman 2: DC Super Heroes – Warner Bros. Interactive
  9. The Last Of Us – Sony Computer Ent.
  10. The Bureau: XCOM Declassified – Take 2
  11. Assassin’s Creed III – Ubisoft
  12. Max Payne 3 – Take 2
  13. Lego The Lord Of The Rings – Warner Bros. Interactive
  14. Far Cry 3 – Ubisoft
  15. Tomb Raider – Square Enix Europe
  16. Skylanders Giants – Activision Blizzard
  17. Grand Theft Auto IV – Take 2
  18. Payday 2 – 505 Games
  19. The Smurfs 2 – Ubisoft
  20. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim – Legendary – Bethesda Softworks
  21. Need For Speed Most Wanted – Electronic Arts
  22. The Wonderful 101 – Nintendo
  23. Grand Theft Auto Episodes – Liberty City – Take 2
  24. Battlefield 3 – Electronic Arts
  25. Hitman Absolution – Square Enix Europe
  26. Bioshock Infinite – Take 2
  27. Red Dead Redemption: Goty – Take 2
  28. Saints Row: The Third – The Full Package – Koch Media
  29. Luigi’s Mansion 2 – Nintendo
  30. Mario Kart 7 – Nintendo
  31. The Sims 3 – Electronic Arts
  32. Grid 2 – Codemasters
  33. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim – Bethesda Softworks
  34. Mario And Luigi: Dream Team Bros. – Nintendo
  35. Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 – Activision Blizzard
  36. Crysis 3 – Electronic Arts
  37. Planes – Disney Interactive Studios
  38. The Sims 3: Island Paradise – Electronic Arts
  39. Medal Of Honor: Warfighter – Electronic Arts
  40. Dead Island: Riptide – Koch Media