UK Sales Chart: Quantum Break & Dirt Rally Dethrone The Division

April 11, 2016Written by Jason Dunning


Ending The Division’s reign atop the charts, Quantum Break on Xbox One debuted in 1st place, marking Microsoft’s first #1 since Halo 5: Guardians in November.

Although Dirt Rally had to settle for 2nd place on the chart, GfK Chart-Track notes that it was a close race with Quantum Break. Comparing Dirt Rally’s launch to other Dirt titles, it beat Dirt Showdown’s 2012 launch week by 197%, and it sits behind Dirt 2 and Dirt 3 for best opening week in the series.

Here’s the 20 best-selling retail games in the UK for the week ending April 9, 2016, according to GfK Chart-Track:

  1. Quantum Break
  2. Dirt Rally
  3. The Division (down 41%)
  4. FIFA 16
  5. Far Cry Primal
  6. Grand Theft Auto V
  7. Call of Duty: Black Ops 3
  8. EA Sports UFC 2
  9. Rainbow Six Siege
  10. Star Wars Battlefront
  11. LEGO Marvel’s Avengers
  12. Plants vs Zombies Garden Warfare 2
  13. WWE 2K16
  14. LEGO Jurassic World
  15. Minecraft: Xbox Edition
  16. Minecraft: Story Mode
  17. MXGP 2: The Official Motocross Videogame
  18. Minecraft: PlayStation Edition
  19. Assassin’s Creed Syndicate
  20. Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection

Where do you think Dark Souls 3 and Ratchet & Clank will debut this week?

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