UK Sales Chart: FIFA 15 #1 Yet Again, Minecraft PlayStation Edition Surges to 2nd

October 27, 2014 Written by Jason Dunning

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Falling just 7%, FIFA 15 was able to finish in first place for a 5th straight week, the most of any game so far in 2014. With this latest victory, EA has claimed the #1 spot for 18 out of the 43 weeks so far this year, while all of 2013 only saw EA at the top for 10 weeks.

Elsewhere, Minecraft: PlayStation Edition jumped 82% to 2nd place thanks to the PlayStation 4 version, Bayonetta 2 debuted in 7th on Wii U, Civilization: Beyond Earth began its run in 18th, and Just Dance 2015 only managed to place in 19th, with 55% of its sales on Wii. Out of the top 20 is SingStar: Ultimate Party on PS4 and PS3, placing in 32nd.

Here’s the top 20 selling retail games in the UK for the week ending October 25, 2014, according to GfK Chart-track:

  1. FIFA 15 (down 7%)
  2. Minecraft: PlayStation Edition (up 82%)
  3. The Evil Within (down 64%)
  4. Destiny (down 9%)
  5. Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor (down 30%)
  6. Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel (down 62%)
  7. Bayonetta 2
  8. Forza Horizon 2
  9. Alien: Isolation
  10. Skylanders Trap Team
  11. DriveClub
  12. Minecraft: Xbox Edition
  13. Disney Infinity 2.0
  14. Super Smash Bros
  15. F1 2014
  16. The Borderlands Collection (1 & 2)
  17. Watch Dogs
  18. Civilization: Beyond Earth
  19. Just Dance 2015
  20. Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare

Where do you think Lords of the Fallen will end up once this week is over? 

[Source: GfK Chart-Track (1), (2)]