UK Sales Chart: FIFA 15 Rules Again, Freedom Wars Barely Places in Top 40

November 3, 2014 Written by Jason Dunning

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There’s just no stopping the juggernaut that is FIFA 15, with the title capturing first place for a 6th consecutive week since launch, the most so far of any 2014 game. Looking at last year’s FIFA 14, it too had a six week #1 streak on its way to 12 first place finishes overall, but it didn’t occur from launch.

Because of FIFA 15’s first place finish, Insomniac’s Xbox One-exclusive Sunset Overdrive had to settle for 2nd place, while WWE 2K15 on last-gen consoles debuted in 5th. Elsewhere in new releases, Lords of the Fallen placed 11th, The Walking Dead Season 2 was at #23, The Walking Dead Game of the Year Edition for Season 1 was at #36, MX vs ATV Supercross placed in 38th, and just placing in the top 40 was Freedom Wars at #39.

Here’s the top 20 selling retail games in the UK for the week ending November 1, 2014, according to GfK Chart-track:

  1. FIFA 15 (up 6%)
  2. Sunset Overdrive
  3. Minecraft: PlayStation Edition
  4. The Evil Within
  5. WWE 2K15
  6. Destiny
  7. Forza Horizon 2
  8. Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor
  9. Skylanders Trap Team
  10. Minecraft: Xbox Edition
  11. Lords of the Fallen
  12. Disney Infinity 2.0
  13. Alien: Isolation
  14. Watch Dogs
  15. Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel
  16. DriveClub
  17. Super Smash Bros
  18. Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare
  19. Just Dance 2015
  20. LEGO Marvel Super Heroes

Do you think Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare will break any records this week in the UK?

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