UK Sales Chart: Far Cry Primal Fends off Twilight Princess HD to Remain at #1

March 7, 2016Written by Jason Dunning

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Despite dropping by 64%, Far Cry Primal was able to remain at #1 on the UK chart, holding off new release The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD.

Elsewhere, the Heavy Rain & Beyond Two Souls Collection for PlayStation 4 debuted in 8th. As GfK points out, Heavy Rain is the 4th highest-grossing PlayStation 3 game in the UK by an independent developer, behind Resistance: Fall of Man, LA Noire, and Need for Speed Shift.

The other new release, Mortal Kombat XL, finished outside the top 20 in 21st.

Here’s the 20 best-selling retail games in the UK for the week ending March 5, 2016, according to GfK Chart-Track:

  1. Far Cry Primal (down 64%)
  2. The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD
  3. Plants vs Zombies Garden Warfare 2 (down 54%)
  4. Call of Duty: Black Ops 3
  5. FIFA 16
  6. LEGO Marvel’s Avengers
  7. Grand Theft Auto V
  8. Heavy Rain & Beyond Two Souls Collection
  9. Rainbow Six Siege
  10. Forza Motorsport 6
  11. Street Fighter V
  12. Star Wars Battlefront
  13. Minecraft: Xbox Edition
  14. Assassin’s Creed Syndicate
  15. LEGO Jurassic World
  16. Minecraft: Story Mode
  17. Minecraft: PlayStation Edition
  18. Fallout 4
  19. Halo 5: Guardians
  20. WWE 2K16

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