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UK’s Top 100 Selling Retail Games of 2013 Revealed: GTA V #1 Overall, Killzone: Shadow Fall #1 Next-Gen Exclusive

January 16, 2014 Written by Jason Dunning

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FIFA 14 may be fending off all other competition each week on the UK Charts lately, but thanks to a very fast start, Grand Theft Auto V was the #1 selling retail game in the UK for 2013 at 3.67 million units, according to UKIE/GfK Chart-Track. EA’s soccer game did finish in 2nd though, with sales of 2.65 million, placing it ahead of FIFA 13 in the same period.

Taking this even further, MCV compiled a list of the top 100 selling games in the UK for 2013, according to UKIE/GfK Chart-Track:

  1. Grand Theft Auto V (Rockstar)
  2. FIFA 14 (EA)
  3. Call of Duty: Ghosts (Activision)
  4. Battlefield 4 (EA)
  5. Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag (Ubisoft)
  6. Tomb Raider (Square Enix)
  7. FIFA 13 (EA)
  8. LEGO: Marvel Super Heroes (Warner Bros)
  9. Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition (Microsoft)
  10. The Last of Us (Sony)
  11. Batman: Arkham Origins (Warner Bros)
  12. Call of Duty: Black Ops II (Activision)
  13. Just Dance 2014 (Ubisoft)
  14. Far Cry 3 (Ubisoft)
  15. Saints Row IV (Deep Silver)
  16. BioShock Infinite (2K Games)
  17. Killzone: Shadow Fall (Sony)
  18. Need for Speed: Rivals (EA)
  19. LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes (Warner Bros)
  20. Skylanders: Swap Force (Activision)
  21. Animal Crossing: New Leaf (Nintendo)
  22. Assassin’s Creed III (Ubisoft)
  23. Need for Speed: Most Wanted (EA)
  24. Disney Infinity (Disney)
  25. LEGO The Lord of the Rings (Warner Bros)
  26. Aliens: Colonial Marines (Sega)
  27. Pokémon X (Nintendo)
  28. WWE 2K14 (2K Games)
  29. Pokémon Y (Nintendo)
  30. Dead Island: Riptide (Deep Silver)
  31. Halo 4 (Microsoft)
  32. Splinter Cell: Blacklist (Ubisoft)
  33. Hitman: Absolution (Square Enix)
  34. Luigi’s Mansion 2 (Nintendo)
  35. Gears of War: Judgment (Microsoft)
  36. Crysis 3 (EA)
  37. Just Dance 4 (Ubisoft)
  38. Skylanders Giants (Activision)
  39. Football Manager 2014 (Sega)
  40. Dead Space 3 (EA)
  41. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (Bethesda)
  42. Gran Turismo 6 (Sony)
  43. Forza Motorsport 5 (Microsoft)
  44. Grand Theft Auto IV (Rockstar)
  45. Sonic & All Stars Racing Transformed (Sega)
  46. Injustice: Gods Among Us (Warner Bros)
  47. Max Payne 3 (Rockstar)
  48. Grand Theft Auto Episodes: Liberty City (Rockstar)
  49. God of War: Ascension (Sony)
  50. F1 2013 (Codemasters)
  51. Football Manager 2013 (Sega)
  52. Mario Kart 7 (Nintendo)
  53. Rayman Legends (Ubisoft)
  54. Dead Rising 3 (Microsoft)
  55. Forza Horizon (Microsoft)
  56. Medal of Honor: Warfighter (EA)
  57. Red Dead Redemption: GOTY (Rockstar)
  58. Battlefield 3 (EA)
  59. The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds (Nintendo)
  60. GRID 2 (Codemasters)
  61. Diablo III (Blizzard)
  62. New Super Mario Bros. 2 (Nintendo)
  63. SimCity (EA)
  64. The Sims 3 (EA)
  65. Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance (Konami)
  66. LEGO City Undercover: The Chase Begins (Nintendo)
  67. Sniper: Ghost Warrior 2 (City Interactive)
  68. Angry Birds Star Wars (Activision)
  69. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim – Legendary Edition (Bethesda)
  70. WWE ’13 (THQ)
  71. Gran Turismo 5 Academy Edition (Sony)
  72. Sonic Generations (Sega)
  73. Sleeping Dogs (Square Enix)
  74. Dead Island GOTY Edition (Deep Silver)
  75. Defiance (Trion Worlds)
  76. Borderlands 2 (2K Games)
  77. Dishonored (Bethesda Softworks)
  78. Beyond: Two Souls (Sony)
  79. Ryse: Son of Rome (Microsoft)
  80. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 (Activision)
  81. Tiger Woods PGA Tour 14 (EA)
  82. Knack (Sony)
  83. Moshi Monsters: Moshling’s Theme Park (Mind Candy)
  84. Forza Motorsport 4 (Microsoft)
  85. LEGO Harry Potter: Years 5-7 (Warner Bros)
  86. Disney Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two (Disney)
  87. Mario & Sonic London 2012 Olympic Games (Sega)
  88. Payday 2 (505 Games)
  89. Pro Evolution Soccer 2014 (Konami)
  90. Professor Layton and the Azran Legacy (Nintendo)
  91. The Smurfs 2 (Ubisoft)
  92. Batman: Arkham City – GOTY (Warner Bros)
  93. Super Mario 3D Land (Nintendo)
  94. New Super Mario Bros. U (Nintendo)
  95. DmC: Devil May Cry (Capcom)
  96. Metro Last Light (Deep Silver)
  97. Super Mario 3D World (Nintendo)
  98. NBA 2K14 (2K Sports)
  99. The Sims 3: University Life (EA)
  100. Resident Evil 6 (Capcom)

Which game/position surprised you the most in the top 100? Let us know in the comments below.

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