UK Sales Charts: Gran Turismo 6 Debuts to Much Lower Sales Than Gran Turismo 5

December 9, 2013Written by Jason Dunning


Launching this past Friday, Gran Turismo 6 for the PlayStation 3 only managed an 8th place debut. To make matters even worse, Gran Turismo 5, which came out three years ago, had a first week of sales that were five time higher than Gran Turismo 6.

There aren’t many more surprises on the UK sales charts, but Tearaway did manage to climb six spots to 31, with LittleBigPlanet PS Vita up to 38th with a sales increase of 116%, thanks to some promotions.

Here’s the top 20 selling games in the UK for the week ending December 7th, 2013:

  1. Call of Duty: Ghosts (up 2%)
  2. FIFA 14 (down 15%)
  3. Battlefield 4 (down 35%)
  4. Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag (down 15%)
  5. Grand Theft Auto V (up 19%)
  6. LEGO Marvel Super Heroes (down 13%)
  7. Just Dance 2014 (up 70%)
  8. Gran Turismo 6
  9. Killzone: Shadow Fall
  10. Batman: Arkham Origins
  11. Need for Speed: Rivals
  12. Skylanders SWAP Force
  13. Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition
  14. WWE 2K14 (up 191%)
  15. Disney Infinity
  16. Tomb Raider
  17. Football Manager 2014
  18. Knack
  19. The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between World
  20. Super Mario 3D World

With a soft week of releases ahead, do you expect Call of Duty: Ghosts to take first place again? Let us know in the comments below.

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