Black Ops II Hold Strong at Number One in UK Sales Chart

December 17, 2012Written by Alex Osborn

Activision’s military shooter continues to dominate in the UK, with last week’s sales for the game outclassing the competition.

Right behind Call of Duty: Black Ops II is Square Enix and IO Interactive’s stealth-action title Hitman Absolution. Unsurprisingly, the juggernaut sports title that is FIFA 13 continues to sell at a steady rate in the UK, with EA’s popular soccer game coming in third.

Check out the full top 20 below:

1. Call of Duty: Black Ops II (Activision)
2. Hitman Absolution (Square Enix)
3. FIFA 13 (EA)
4. Just Dance 4 (Ubisoft)
5. Far Cry 3 (Ubisoft)
6. Assassin’s Creed III (Ubisoft)
7. Halo 4 (Microsoft)
8. Need for Speed: Most Wanted (WA)
9. LEGO Lord of the Rings (Warner)
10. WWE ’13 (EA)
11. Skylanders Giants (Activision)
12. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (Bethesda)
13. Football Manager 2013 (Sega)
14. Sonic & All Stars Racing Transformed (Sega)
15. Moshi Monsters: Moshlings Theme Park (Mind Candy)
16. Medal of Honor: Warfighter (EA)
17. LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes (Warner)
18. Forza Horizon (Microsoft)
19. New Super Mario Bros 2 (Nintendo)
20. Dishonored (Bethesda)

While there’s no denying that Call of Duty isn’t quite as popular as it once was, sales are still incredibly impressive when compared to the competition. Will we see sales continue to decline in the coming years, or will the franchise plateau to a comfortable number for Activision? Let us know what you think in the comments below.