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UK Sales Charts – Aliens: Colonial Marines Finishes #1, is the Biggest Release of 2013

February 18, 2013 Written by Jason Dunning

It looks as if Dan’s review last week didn’t arrive in time as Aliens: Colonial Marines topped the UK sales charts last week, marking the biggest new release of 2013, ahead of titles like Dead Space 3 and Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch. Colonial Marines doesn’t dethrone 2010′s Aliens vs. Predator as the best week 1 for a game in the Aliens series though, which went on to gross £14 million lifetime in the UK.

Elsewhere, Dead Space 3 dropped 57% to land in second place, Assassin’s Creed III is up 50% to #6 thanks to some sales, and Ni no Kuni drops 59% and finds itself all the way in 25th place.

  1. Aliens: Colonial Marines
  2. Dead Space 3
  3. FIFA 13
  4. Call of Duty: Black Ops II
  5. Far Cry 3
  6. Assassin’s Creed III
  7. Need for Speed: Most Wanted
  8. Just Dance 4
  9. Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed
  10. Halo 4
  11. Hitman: Absolution
  12. Skyrim
  13. Skylanders Giants
  14. Hitman:: HD Trilogy
  15. Lego Batman 2: DC Super Heroes
  16. Lego Lord of the Rings
  17. Forza Horizon
  18. Football Manager 2013
  19. Dishonored
  20. Grand Theft Auto IV
  21. Forza 4
  22. Medal of Honor: Warfighter
  23. Grand Theft Auto: Episodes From Liberty City
  24. Dead Island GOTY
  25. Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch

Do you think Sebastian is behind Aliens: Colonial Marines’ success, just to spite Dan? Let us know in the comments below.

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