UK Sales Chart: Rory McIlroy PGA Tour Debuts in 1st as God of War 3 Remastered Settles for 9th

July 20, 2015 Written by Jason Dunning

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The first PGA golf game to finish in first since Tiger Woods PGA Tour 09 in 2008 is Rory McIlroy PGA Tour, which launched last Thursday for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, and saw similar week 1 sales to PGA Tour 09.

In a somewhat subdued week, God of War 3 Remastered was the only other new release, debuting in 9th. Destiny, meanwhile, benefited from Amazon’s Prime Day deals, rising 90% and going from 10th to 6th.

Here’s the top 20 selling retail games in the UK for the week ending July 18, 2015, according to GfK Chart-track:

  1. Rory McIlroy PGA Tour
  2. F1 2015 (down 57%)
  3. Batman: Arkham Knight (down 36%)
  4. LEGO Jurassic World
  5. Grand Theft Auto V
  6. Destiny (up 90%)
  7. Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare
  8. The Elder Scrolls Online
  9. God of War 3 Remastered
  10. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
  11. Minecraft: PlayStation Edition
  12. FIFA 15
  13. Minecraft: Xbox Edition
  14. Far Cry 4
  15. Halo: The Master Chief Collection
  16. WWE 2K15
  17. Disney Infinity 2.0
  18. Dying Light
  19. Terraria
  20. Farming Simulator 15

Are you surprised that God of War 3 Remastered didn’t finish in the top 5?

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